The 40th National Basketball Association All-Star Game was played on February 11, 1990 at Miami Arena in Miami, Florida. Magic Johnson was named the game's MVP.

1990 NBA All-Star Game
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1234 Total
West 23293130 113
East 40253530 130
DateFebruary 11, 1990
ArenaMiami Arena
CityMiami, Florida
MVPMagic Johnson
RefereesEarl Strom, Bill Oakes, and Paul Mihalak
Attendance14,810
NetworkCBS (All-Star Game)
TNT (All-Star Saturday)
AnnouncersDick Stockton and Hubie Brown
Bob Neal, Rick Barry and Doug Collins (All-Star Saturday)
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The East was led by the trio of Celtics' big men Larry Bird, Kevin McHale, Robert Parish, and the Bulls' dynamic duo of Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen. The trio of Piston players Isiah Thomas, Joe Dumars and Dennis Rodman, plus Charles Barkley, Reggie Miller, Dominique Wilkins and center Patrick Ewing completed the team.

The West was led by the Lakers' trio of Magic Johnson, James Worthy, and A.C. Green. Clyde Drexler, Akeem Olajuwon, John Stockton, David Robinson, Rolando Blackman, Lafayette Lever and Tom Chambers completed the team.[1]

Coaches: East: Chuck Daly, West: Pat Riley. This was the first of four consecutive All-Star Games in which the coaches of the previous year's NBA Finals were the head coaches of the All-Star Game.

This was the last NBA All-Star Game broadcast by CBS before moving to NBC in the following year.

RostersEdit

Score by periodsEdit

Score by Periods: 1 2 3 4 Final
West 23 29 31 30 113
East 40 25 35 30 130

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1990 NBA All-Star Game Box Score". Basketball-Reference.com.