Things are getting really tight around that 3 spot in the East.
Right now Montreal is all alone in the cat bird seat with 6 points. Toronto and Hamilton are both barely ahead of them with 8 points, while Ottawa is barely behind them at 4 points.
Calgary is the fourth place West team, and they are tied with Montreal at 6 points. #3 BC has 8 points, while #5 Edmonton has 4 points.
Edmonton is the only team in the West that's played 7 games instead of 8, while Hamilton is the only team in the East that's played 8 games instead of 7.