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DETROIT 1979. EAST 129 - WEST 134


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With a 80-58 (14 points by David Thompson) the West arrived at the halftime. In the last two quarters the East recovered thanks to Julius Erving (29 points) and George Gervin (26 points), but finally the West won.
The game was played in the Pontiac of Detroit with the best attendance (at that time) in the history: 31745.

MVP: David Thompson (West)

BOXSCORE

EAST TEAM MIN FGM FGA FTM FTA OR DR REB AST PF ST TO BS PTS
Julius Erving PHI 39 10 22 9 2 6 2 8 5 4 2 1 0 29
Rudy Tomjanovich        HOU 24 6 13 0 0 4 2 6 1 2 0 0 0 12
Moses Malone HOU 17 2 2 4 5 2 5 7 1 0 1 1 0 8
Pete Maravich NOJ   14 5 8 0 0 0 2 2 2 1 0 4 0 10
George Gervin SA 34 8 16 10 11 2 4 6 2 4 1 3 1 26
Bob Dandridge WSB 18 3 5 2 3 2 1 3 1 2 0 1 0 8
Elvin Hayes WSB 28 5 11 3 5 4 9 13 0 5 1 1 1 13
Larry Kenon SA 7 1 3 1 2 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 3
Bob Lanier DET 31 5 10 0 0 1 3 4 4 4 1 0 1 10
Calvin Murphy HOU 15 3 5 0 0 0 1 1 5 4 2 4 0 6
Campy Russell CLE 13 2 8 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4
Doug Collins PHI Foot injury
TOTALS
240 50 103 29 38 22 31 53 22 26 8 16 3 129

WEST TEAM MIN FGM FGA FTM FTA OR DR REB AST PF ST TO BS PTS
Marques Johnson MIL 20 3 11 4 6 3 3 6 2 1 0 0 0 10
George McGinnis DEN 25 5 12 6 11 2 4 6 3 4 5 0 0 16
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar    LAL  28 5 12 1 2 1 7 8 3 4 1 3 1 11
David Thompson DEN 34 11 17 3 7 3 2 5 2 4 1 1 1 25
Paul Westphal PHO 21 8 12 1 2 0 1 1 5 0 0 1 0 17
Otis Birdsong KCK 14 4 6 1 2 1 1 2 0 1 2 1 0 9
Walter Davis PHO 19 4 9 0 0 1 3 4 4 0 1 2 0 8
Artis Gilmore CHI 15 3 4 2 2 1 0 1 2 1 0 1 0 8
Dennis Johnson SEA 27 5 7 2 2 1 0 1 3 3 0 1 1 12
Maurice Lucas POR 19 4 10 2 2 1 6 7 1 5 0 3 0 10
Jack Sikma SEA 18 4 5 0 0 1 3 4 0 1 0 0 0 8
TOTALS
240 56 105 22 36 15 30 45 25 24 10 13 3 134

1978 <<< Sun, 4 Feb. 1979 - COACHES: Dick Motta (East) and Lenny Wilkens (West) - ATTENDANCE 31.745 spectators. >>> 1980

Scores 1st 2nd 3rd 4th Total
East 27 31 40 31 129
West 36 44 24 30 134