1957 NBA All-Star Game

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1957 NBA All-Star Game
1234 Total
East 18233335 109
West 26172331 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
Bob Cousy Boston Celtics 28 4 14 2 2 5 7 0 10
Paul Arizin Philadelphia Warriors 26 6 13 1 2 5 0 2 13
Dolph Schayes Syracuse Nationals 25 4 6 1 1 10 1 1 9
Harry Gallatin New York Knicks 24 4 7 0 2 11 1 3 8
Bill Sharman Boston Celtics 23 5 17 2 2 6 5 1 12
Carl Braun New York Knicks 24 4 9 2 2 3 2 2 10
Neil Johnston Philadelphia Warriors 23 8 12 3 3 9 1 2 19
Tom Heinsohn Boston Celtics 23 5 17 2 2 7 0 3 12
Nathaniel Clifton New York Knicks 23 4 11 0 0 11 3 1 8
Jack 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
Bob Pettit St. Louis Hawks 31 8 18 5 6 11 2 2 21
Maurice Stokes Rochester Royals 31 8 19 3 3 12 7 1 19
Slater Martin St. Louis Hawks 31 4 11 0 0 2 3 1 8
George Yardley Fort Wayne Pistons 25 4 10 1 1 9 0 2 9
Dick Garmaker Minneapolis Lakers 18 5 10 0 0 7 1 2 10
Mel Hutchins Fort Wayne Pistons 26 4 12 2 3 7 0 0 10
Vern Mikkelsen Minneapolis Lakers 21 3 10 0 4 9 1 3 6
Richie Regan Rochester Royals 21 2 7 0 0 4 1 0 4
Ed Macauley St. Louis Hawks 19 3 6 1 2 5 3 0 7
Jack 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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