1957 NBA All-Star Game

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1957 NBA All-Star Game
1 2 3 4 Total
East 18 23 33 35 109
West 26 17 23 31 97
Date Tuesday, January 15, 1957
Arena Boston Garden
City Boston, Massachusetts
MVP Bob Cousy
Referees Mendy Rudolph and Sid Borgia
Attendance 11,178
NBA All-Star Game
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The 1957 NBA All Star Game was the seventh NBA All-Star Game. With the score 43-39 in favor of the West and with time running out in the first half, the East's Bill Sharman attempted to throw a long pass to Bob Cousy. Instead, the play resulted in him making a remarkable 70-foot (21 m) shot to end the first half.

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: Red Auerbach, Boston Celtics

Player Team MIN FG FGA FT FTA REB AST PF PTS
Cousy, BobBob Cousy Boston Celtics 28 4 14 2 2 5 7 0 10
Arizin, PaulPaul Arizin Philadelphia Warriors 26 6 13 1 2 5 0 2 13
Schayes, DolphDolph Schayes Syracuse Nationals 25 4 6 1 1 10 1 1 9
Gallatin, HarryHarry Gallatin New York Knicks 24 4 7 0 2 11 1 3 8
Sharman, BillBill Sharman Boston Celtics 23 5 17 2 2 6 5 1 12
Braun, CarlCarl Braun New York Knicks 24 4 9 2 2 3 2 2 10
Johnston, NeilNeil Johnston Philadelphia Warriors 23 8 12 3 3 9 1 2 19
Heinsohn, TomTom Heinsohn Boston Celtics 23 5 17 2 2 7 0 3 12
Clifton, NathanielNathaniel Clifton New York Knicks 23 4 11 0 0 11 3 1 8
George, JackJack George Philadelphia Warriors 21 3 6 2 2 1 5 1 8
Totals 240 47 112 15 18 68 25 16 109

Western Conference[edit]

Head Coach: Bobby Wanzer, Rochester Royals

Player Team MIN FG FGA FT FTA REB AST PF PTS
Pettit, BobBob Pettit St. Louis Hawks 31 8 18 5 6 11 2 2 21
Stokes, MauriceMaurice Stokes Rochester Royals 31 8 19 3 3 12 7 1 19
Martin, SlaterSlater Martin St. Louis Hawks 31 4 11 0 0 2 3 1 8
Yardley, GeorgeGeorge Yardley Fort Wayne Pistons 25 4 10 1 1 9 0 2 9
Garmaker, DickDick Garmaker Minneapolis Lakers 18 5 10 0 0 7 1 2 10
Hutchins, MelMel Hutchins Fort Wayne Pistons 26 4 12 2 3 7 0 0 10
Mikkelsen, VernVern Mikkelsen Minneapolis Lakers 21 3 10 0 4 9 1 3 6
Regan, RichieRichie Regan Rochester Royals 21 2 7 0 0 4 1 0 4
Macauley, EdEd Macauley St. Louis Hawks 19 3 6 1 2 5 3 0 7
Twyman, JackJack Twyman Rochester Royals 17 1 8 1 3 0 1 1 3
Totals 240 42 111 13 22 66 19 12 97

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