MVP: Dave Bing, Washington
Former Pistons great Dave Bing, playing for the Washington Bullets near the end of his career, showed his old form in leading the East to a 123-109 victory over the West at Philadelphia's Spectrum. Bing scored 16 points, had 4 assists, and was named the game's MVP.
Buffalo's Bob McAdoo led the East in scoring with 22 points. Boston's Dave Cowens chipped in with 16 points and 16 rebounds.
Starring for the West were Los Angeles's Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, who recorded 22 points and 15 rebounds, and Golden State's Rick Barry, who added 17 points.