1955 NBA All-Star Game

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1955 NBA All-Star Game
1 2 3 4 Total
East 21 28 21 30 100
West 21 29 21 20 91
Date Tuesday, January 18, 1955
Arena Madison Square Garden
City New York, New York
MVP Bill Sharman
Referees Phil Fox and Joe Serafin
Attendance 15,564
NBA All-Star Game
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The 1955 NBA All Star Game was the fifth NBA All-Star Game. Bill Sharman was named the game's MVP after scoring ten of his fifteen points in the fourth quarter, while his teammate Bob Cousy led all scorers with 20 points.[1]

Legend
Starter MVP  MIN  Minutes played
 FG  Field goals  FGA  Field goal attempts  FT  Free throws  FTA  Free throw attempts
 REB  Rebounds  AST  Assists  PF  Personal fouls  PTS  Points

Eastern Conference[edit]

Head Coach: Al Cervi, Syracuse Nationals

Player Team MIN FG FGA FT FTA REB AST PF PTS
Gallatin, HarryHarry Gallatin New York Knicks 36 4 7 5 5 14 3 2 13
Cousy, BobBob Cousy Boston Celtics 35 7 14 6 7 9 5 1 20
Schayes, DolphDolph Schayes Syracuse Nationals 29 6 12 3 3 13 1 4 15
Macauley, EdEd Macauley Boston Celtics 27 1 5 4 5 4 2 1 6
Seymour, PaulPaul Seymour Syracuse Nationals 16 3 8 2 2 3 1 1 8
McGuire, DickDick McGuire New York Knicks 25 1 2 1 2 3 6 1 3
Arizin, PaulPaul Arizin Philadelphia Warriors 23 4 9 1 2 2 2 5 9
Sharman, BillBill Sharman Boston Celtics 18 5 10 5 5 4 2 4 15
Braun, CarlCarl Braun New York Knicks 16 4 6 0 0 2 2 2 8
Johnston, NeilNeil Johnston Philadelphia Warriors 15 1 7 1 1 6 1 0 3
Totals 240 36 80 28 32 60 25 21 100

Western Conference[edit]

Head Coach: Charley Eckman, Fort Wayne Pistons

Player Team MIN FG FGA FT FTA REB AST PF PTS
Phillip, AndyAndy Phillip Fort Wayne Pistons 28 3 4 0 0 3 6 3 6
Pollard, JimJim Pollard Minneapolis Lakers 27 7 19 3 3 4 0 1 17
Wanzer, BobbyBobby Wanzer Rochester Royals 26 3 7 2 2 3 2 4 8
Foust, LarryLarry Foust Fort Wayne Pistons 24 3 10 1 1 7 1 1 7
Yardley, GeorgeGeorge Yardley Fort Wayne Pistons 22 4 11 3 4 4 2 2 11
Pettit, BobBob Pettit Milwaukee Hawks 27 3 14 2 4 9 2 0 8
Mikkelsen, VernVern Mikkelsen Minneapolis Lakers 25 7 15 2 3 9 1 5 16
Martin, SlaterSlater Martin Minneapolis Lakers 23 2 5 1 2 2 5 3 5
Selvy, FrankFrank Selvy Milwaukee Hawks 19 2 7 3 4 3 1 4 7
Coleman, JackJack Coleman Rochester Royals 19 2 8 2 3 6 1 0 6
Risen, ArnieArnie Risen Rochester Royals Did not play due to injury
Totals 240 36 100 19 26 50 21 23 91

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Official NBA Basketball Encyclopedia. Villard Books. 1994. p. 238. ISBN 0-679-43293-0.