On This Date in NBA History: January 18, Jerry West Buzzer-Beater Won All-Star Game

Oct 18, 2013; Shanghai, Shanghai Province, China; Golden State Warriors executive board member Jerry West and his wife Karen West sit in front row seats before the game against the Los Angeles Lakers at Mercedes-Benz Arena. Mandatory Credit: Danny La-USA TODAY Sports

1972 – On the last possession of the All-Star game, Jerry West hit the game-winning buzzer-beater to give the Western Conference the 112-110 victory over the Eastern Conference. He and Connie Hawkins led their conference with 13 points each. West also dished out a team-high five assists.

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