Magic Earns MVP in Miami

 

 

The Miami Arena hosted the 40th NBA All Star Game on February 11, 1990. There were just a few players you might be familiar with that participated in this game... here are the rosters:

 

East-Charles Barkley, Larry Bird, Patrick Ewing, Michael Jordan, Isaih Thomas, Kevin McHale, Joe Dumars, Robert Parish, Reggie Miller, Dominique Wilkins, Dennis Rodman and Scottie Pippen.

 

West- A.C. Green, James Worthy, Hakeem Olajuwon, Earvin "Magic" Johnson, John Stockton, Tom Chambers, Clyde Drexler, David Robinson, Chris Mullin, Kevin Johnson, Rolando Blackman, Lafayette Lever and Karl Malone.

 

The East defeated the West 130-113, with seven players scoring double digits, led by Michael Jordan and Charles Barkely, each dropping 17. Magic Johnson of the Los Angeles Lakers, collected 22 points, 6 rebounds, and 4 assists for the West and received his first NBA All-Star Game MVP trophy in his ninth appearance at the event.

 

Check out some great highlights from the game!

 

 

 

 

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