Detroit blew a 2-0 lead 2:17 into the second period with G Jarrett and Howe (13) scoring for the Wings before three unanswered goals from Carelton (2), Walton (15) and Ellis (9) gave Toronto the lead. G Jarrett (11) stole a point with sixty-one seconds remaining in the game.
Montreal have a three win streak for the second time this season after defeating the North Stars with Duff (7) scoring twice in a rough match. There were two fights either side of P MacDonald's (5) goal in the third period: Vasko took on Harper and Balon vs Ferguson.
The final game of November saw Oakland get a big win in Philadelphia thanks to Hodge's second shutout. Erickson (2) grabbed a pair of goals with powerplay efforts from Ehman (5) and Baun (3) giving the Seals their second win in three games.
TOR Gamble (5-4-2 .911)32/35, Powerplay 0/0
DET Crozier (4-2-1 .917) 22/25, Powerplay 1/4
MIN Bauman (3-2-0 .907) 27/30, Powerplay 0/7
MON Vachon (5-4-1 .898) 18/19, Powerplay 0/4
OAK Hodge (7-8-2 .906) 20/20, Powerplay 2/8
PHI Favell (4-3-0 .895) 18/22, Powerplay 0/0
|Toronto Maple Leafs||22||10||8||4||24|
|Detroit Red Wings||22||10||9||3||23|
|New York Rangers||20||8||9||3||19|
|Minnesota North Stars||20||7||5||8||22|
|St Louis Blues||20||9||7||4||22|
|Los Angeles Kings||21||6||12||3||15|