1956 NBA All-Star Game: Box Score, MVP and Information.

Information about the 1956 All-Star Game, with result, scoring by period, MVP, box score, and all the NBA players selected to play it.

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Season Summary
Game Result
West East
108 - 94
Scoring by Period
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Total
West 17 26 41 24 108
East 24 16 24 30 94
ASG MVP
Bob Pettit
St. Louis Hawks
Date: January 24, 1956 / Location: Rochester / Stadium: Rochester War Memorial Coliseum

1956 All-Star Game Box Score

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West Team
Player (Team)
Min
FG
3PT
FT ORb DRb TRb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Starters
(Royals)
25:00 4-8 - 5-6 5 2 4 13
(Pistons)
27:00 5-11 - 1-2 4 0 0 11
(Lakers)
29:00 3-7 - 3-3 1 7 5 9
(Pistons)
20:00 3-9 - 3-4 4 0 1 9
(Pistons)
19:00 3-7 - 2-3 6 1 1 8
Reserves
Bob Pettit (MVP)
(Hawks)
31:00 7-17 - 6-7 24 7 4 20
(Lakers)
22:00 5-13 - 6-7 9 2 4 16
(Royals)
20:00 4-11 - 2-5 16 2 5 10
(Lakers)
20:00 3-10 - 1-3 10 0 4 7
(Hawks)
25:00 2-7 - 1-2 0 1 4 5
Totals 240 39-100 - 30-42 79 22 32 108
Percentages .390 .000 .714 Coach: Charles Eckman
East Team
Player (Team)
Min
FG
3PT
FT ORb DRb TRb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Starters
(Warriors)
25:00 5-9 - 7-11 10 1 3 17
(Nationals)
25:00 4-8 - 6-10 4 2 2 14
(Warriors)
28:00 5-13 - 3-5 7 1 6 13
(Celtics)
24:00 2-8 - 3-4 7 2 6 7
(Knicks)
29:00 2-9 - 2-5 0 3 1 6
Reserves
(Knicks)
30:00 5-12 - 6-7 5 2 4 16
(Celtics)
24:00 2-8 - 3-4 7 2 6 7
(Warriors)
21:00 2-7 - 2-2 3 2 1 6
(Celtics)
20:00 1-9 - 2-4 2 3 3 4
(Nationals)
16:00 2-4 - 0-1 8 0 2 4
Totals 240 30-87 - 34-53 53 18 34 94
Percentages .345 .000 .642 Coach: George Senesky

Notes East Team:
- Carl Braun (Knicks) was selected but did not play due to injury and was replaced by Red Kerr.