NBA All-Star game recaps: 1950-2021

Take a look back at the history of the NBA All-Star Game.

All-Star Weekend Event History:


NBA All-Star Game Recaps

2021: Team LeBron 170, Team Durant 150

Location: Atlanta, GA

MVP: Giannis Antetokounmpo, Milwaukee Bucks


2020: Team LeBron 157, Team Giannis 155

Location: Chicago, IL

MVP: Kawhi Leonard, LA Clippers


2019: Team LeBron 178, Team Giannis 164

Location: Charlotte, N.C.

MVP: Kevin Durant, Golden State Warriors


2018: Team LeBron 148, Team Stephen 145

Location: Los Angeles, Calif.

MVP: LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers


2017: West 192, East 182

Location: New Orleans, La.

MVP: Anthony Davis, New Orleans Pelicans


2016: West 196, East 173

Location: Toronto, Ont.

MVP: Russell Westbrook, Oklahoma City Thunder


2015: West 163, East 15 8

Location: New York, N.Y.

MVP: Russell Westbrook, Oklahoma City Thunder


2014: East 163, West 1 55

Location: New Orleans, La.

MVP: Kyrie Irving, Cleveland Cavaliers


2013: West 143, East 13 8

Location: Houston, Texas

MVP: Chris Paul, Los Angeles Clippers


2012: West 152, East 14 9

Location: Orlando, Fla.

MVP: Kevin Durant, Oklahoma City Thunder


2011: West 148, East 14 3

Location: Los Angeles, Calif.

MVP: Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers


2010: East 141, W est, 139

Location: Arlington, Texas

MVP: Dwyane Wade, Miami Heat


2009: West 146, East 119

Location: Phoenix, Ariz.

MVP: Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers, Shaquille O’Neal, Phoenix Suns


2008: East 134, West 128

Location: New Orleans, La.

MVP: LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers


2007: West 153, East 132

Location: Las Vegas, Nev.

MVP: Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers


2006: East 122, West 120

Location: Houston, Texas

MVP: LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers


2005: East 125, West 115

Location: Denver, Colo.

MVP: Allen Iverson, Philadelphia 76ers


2004: West 136, East 132

Location: Los Angeles, Calif.

MVP: Shaquille O’Neal, Los Angeles Lakers


2003: West 155, East 145 (2 OT)

Location: Atlanta, Ga.

MVP: Kevin Garnett, Minnesota Timberwolves


2002: West 135, East 120

Location: Philadelphia, Pa.

MVP: Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers


2001: East 111, West 110

Location: Washington, D.C.

MVP: Allen Iverson, Philadelphia 76ers


2000: West 137, East 126

Location: Oakland, Calif.

MVP: Tim Duncan, San Antonio Spurs; Shaquille O’Neal, Los Angeles Lakers


1998: East 135, West 114

Location: New York City, N.Y.

MVP: Michael Jordan, Chicago Bulls


1997: East 132, West 120

Location: Cleveland, Ohio

MVP: Glen Rice, Charlotte Hornets


1996: East 129, West 118

Location: San Antonio, Texas

MVP: Michael Jordan, Chicago Bulls


1995: West 139, East 112

Location: Phoenix, Ariz.

MVP: Mitch Richmond, Sacramento Kings


1994: East 127, West 118

Location: Minneapolis, Minn.

MVP: Scottie Pippen, Chicago Bulls


1993: West 135, East 132 (OT)

Location: Salt Lake City, Utah

MVP: Karl Malone and John Stockton, Utah Jazz


1992: West 153, East 113

Location: Orlando, Fla.

MVP: Magic Johnson, Los Angeles Lakers


1991: East 116, West 114

Location: Charlotte, N.C.

MVP: Charles Barkley, Philadelphia 76ers


1990: East 130, West 113

Location: Miami, Fla.

MVP: Magic Johnson, Los Angeles Lakers


1989: West 143, East 134

Location: Houston, Texas

MVP: Karl Malone, Utah Jazz


1988: East 138, West 133

Location: Chicago, Ill.

MVP: Michael Jordan, 1988


1987: West 154, East 149 (OT)

Location: Seattle, Wash.

MVP: Tom Chambers, Seattle Supersonics


1986: East 139, West 132

Location: Dallas, Texas

MVP: Isiah Thomas, Detroit Pistons


1985: West 140, East 129

Location: Indianapolis, Ind.

MVP: Ralph Sampson, Houston Rockets


1984: East 154, West 145 (OT)

Location: Denver, Colo.

MVP: Isiah Thomas, Detroit Pistons


1983: East 132, West 123

Location: Inglewood, Calif.

MVP: Julius Erving, Philadelphia 76ers


1982: East 120, West 118

Location: East Rutherford, N.J.

MVP: Larry Bird, Boston Celtics


1981: East 123, West 120

Location: Richfield, Ohio

MVP: Nate Archibald, Boston Celtics


1980: East 144, West 136 (OT)

Location: Landover, Md.

MVP: George Gervin, San Antonio Spurs


1979: West 134, East 129

Location: Pontiac, Mich.

MVP: David Thompson, Denver Nuggets


1978: East 133, West 125

Location: Atlanta, Ga.

MVP: Randy Smith, Buffalo Braves


1977: West 125, East 124

Location: Milwaukee, Wis.

MVP: Julius Erving, Philadelphia 76ers


1976: East 123, West 109

Location: Philadelphia, Pa.

MVP: Dave Bing, Washington Bullets


1975: East 108, West 102

Location: Phoenix, Ariz.

MVP: Walt Frazier, New York Knicks


1974: West 134, East 123

Location: Seattle, Wash.

MVP: Bob Lanier, Detroit Pistons


1973: East 104, West 84

Location: Chicago, Ill.

MVP: Dave Cowens, Boston Celtics


1972: West 112, East 110

Location: Inglewood, Calif.

MVP: Jerry West, Los Angeles Lakers


1971: West 108, East 107

Location: San Diego, Calif.

MVP: Lenny Wilkens, Seattle Supersonics


1970: East 142, West 135

Location: Philadelphia, Pa.

MVP: Willis Reed, New York Knicks


1969: East 123, West 112

Location: Baltimore, Md.

MVP: Oscar Robertson, Cincinnati Royals


1968: East 144, West 124

Location: New York City, N.Y.

MVP: Hal Greer, Philadelphia 76ers


1967: West 135, East 120

Location: Daly City, Calif.

MVP: Rick Barry, San Francisco Warriors


1966: East 137, West 94

Location: Cincinnati, Ohio

MVP: Adrian Smith, Cincinnati Royals


1965: East 124, West 123

Location: St. Louis, Mo.

MVP: Jerry Lucas, Cincinnati Royals


1964: East 111, West 107

Location: Boston, Mass.

MVP: Oscar Robertson, Cincinnati Royals


1963: East 115, West 108

Location: Los Angeles, Calif.

MVP: Bill Russell, Boston Celtics


1962: West 150, East 130

Location: St. Louis, Mo.

MVP: Bob Pettit, St. Louis Hawks


1961: West 153, East 131

Location: Syracus, N.Y.

MVP: Oscar Robertson, Cincinnati Royals


1960: East 125, West 115

Location: Philadelphia, Pa.

MVP: Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia Warriors


1959: West 124, East 108

Location: Detroit, Mich.

MVP: Elgin Baylor, Minneapolis Lakers; Bob Pettit, St. Louis Hawks


1958: East 130, West 118

Location: St. Louis, Mo.

MVP: Bob Pettit, St. Louis Hawks


1957: East 109, West 97

Location: Boston, Mass.

MVP: Bob Cousy, Boston Celtics


1956: West 108, East 94

Location: Rochester, N.Y.

MVP: Bob Pettit, St. Louis Hawks


1955: East 100, West 91

Location: New York City, N.Y.

MVP: Bill Sharman, Boston Celtics


1954: East 98, West 93

Location: New York City, N.Y.

MVP: Bob Cousy, Boston Celtics


1953: West 79, East 75

Location: Fort Wayne, Ind.

MVP: George Mikan, Minneapolis Lakers


1952: East 108, West 91

Location: Boston, Mass.

MVP: Paul Arizin, Philadelphia Warriors


1951: East 111, West 94

Location: Boston, Mass.

MVP: Ed Macauley, Boston Celtics