1972 Standings
GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS
East Division
Boston Bruins*78541311119.7633302041.50-0.12
New York Rangers*78481713109.6993171921.49-0.11
Montreal Canadiens*78461616108.6923072051.21-0.09
Toronto Maple Leafs*7833311480.5132092080.010.00
Detroit Red Wings7833351076.487261262-0.010.00
Buffalo Sabres7816431951.327203289-1.020.08
Vancouver Canucks782050848.308203297-1.120.09
West Division
Chicago Black Hawks*78461715107.6862561661.07-0.08
Minnesota North Stars*7837291286.5512121910.25-0.02
St. Louis Blues*7828391167.429208247-0.460.04
Pittsburgh Penguins*7826381466.423220258-0.450.04
Philadelphia Flyers7826381466.423200236-0.430.03
California Golden Seals7821391860.385216288-0.860.07
Los Angeles Kings782049949.314206305-1.180.09

League Playoff Series

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League Playoff Series Table
Stanley Cup Final 4-2 Boston Bruins over New York Rangers  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 30 New York Rangers 5 Boston Bruins 6
Game 2 May 2 New York Rangers 1 Boston Bruins 2
Game 3 May 4 Boston Bruins 2 New York Rangers 5
Game 4 May 7 Boston Bruins 3 New York Rangers 2
Game 5 May 9 New York Rangers 3 Boston Bruins 2
Game 6 May 11 Boston Bruins 3 New York Rangers 0
 
Semi-Finals 4-0 New York Rangers over Chicago Black Hawks  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 16 New York Rangers 3 Chicago Black Hawks 2
Game 2 April 18 New York Rangers 5 Chicago Black Hawks 3
Game 3 April 20 Chicago Black Hawks 2 New York Rangers 3
Game 4 April 23 Chicago Black Hawks 2 New York Rangers 6
Semi-Finals 4-0 Boston Bruins over St. Louis Blues  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 18 St. Louis Blues 1 Boston Bruins 6
Game 2 April 20 St. Louis Blues 2 Boston Bruins 10
Game 3 April 23 Boston Bruins 7 St. Louis Blues 2
Game 4 April 25 Boston Bruins 5 St. Louis Blues 3
 
Quarter-Finals 4-3 St. Louis Blues over Minnesota North Stars  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 5 St. Louis Blues 0 Minnesota North Stars 3
Game 2 April 6 St. Louis Blues 5 Minnesota North Stars 6 (OT)
Game 3 April 8 Minnesota North Stars 1 St. Louis Blues 2
Game 4 April 9 Minnesota North Stars 2 St. Louis Blues 3
Game 5 April 11 St. Louis Blues 3 Minnesota North Stars 4
Game 6 April 13 Minnesota North Stars 2 St. Louis Blues 4
Game 7 April 16 St. Louis Blues 2 Minnesota North Stars 1 (OT)
Quarter-Finals 4-0 Chicago Black Hawks over Pittsburgh Penguins  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 5 Pittsburgh Penguins 1 Chicago Black Hawks 3
Game 2 April 6 Pittsburgh Penguins 2 Chicago Black Hawks 3
Game 3 April 8 Chicago Black Hawks 2 Pittsburgh Penguins 0
Game 4 April 9 Chicago Black Hawks 6 Pittsburgh Penguins 5 (OT)
Quarter-Finals 4-2 New York Rangers over Montreal Canadiens  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 5 Montreal Canadiens 2 New York Rangers 3
Game 2 April 6 Montreal Canadiens 2 New York Rangers 5
Game 3 April 8 New York Rangers 1 Montreal Canadiens 2
Game 4 April 9 New York Rangers 6 Montreal Canadiens 4
Game 5 April 11 Montreal Canadiens 2 New York Rangers 1
Game 6 April 13 New York Rangers 3 Montreal Canadiens 2
Quarter-Finals 4-1 Boston Bruins over Toronto Maple Leafs  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 5 Toronto Maple Leafs 0 Boston Bruins 5
Game 2 April 6 Toronto Maple Leafs 4 Boston Bruins 3 (OT)
Game 3 April 8 Boston Bruins 2 Toronto Maple Leafs 0
Game 4 April 9 Boston Bruins 5 Toronto Maple Leafs 4
Game 5 April 11 Toronto Maple Leafs 2 Boston Bruins 3

Team Statistics

NHL All-Star 1st Team

G: Tony Esposito*

D: Bobby Orr*

D: Brad Park*

C: Phil Esposito*

LW: Bobby Hull*

RW: Rod Gilbert*

NHL All-Star 2nd Team

G: Ken Dryden*

D: Pat Stapleton

D: Bill White

C: Jean Ratelle*

LW: Vic Hadfield

RW: Yvan Cournoyer*