Phoenix, Arizona
MVP: Walt Frazier, New York

The New York Knicks' Walt Frazier led all scorers with 30 points and dribbled off with the MVP Award as the East topped the West, 108-102, at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Phoenix.

Boston's John Havlicek was the winners' second-leading scorer with 16 points. For the West, Kansas City-Omaha's Nate Archibald led with 27 points, but it was Golden State's Rick Barry, with 22 points, 8 steals, and 8 assists, who helped keep the losers close.