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ALL-STAR PROFESSIONALS
Gerald Astor
January 24, 1955
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January 24, 1955

All-star Professionals

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LARRY FOUST
Fort Wayne Pistons center, Foust is 26 years old, 6 feet 9 inches tall and played college basketball at La Salle. Foust is pivot man for Pistons and a good one. He has been leading the league in field goal percentage, close to 50%, second high scorer for Pistons.

BOBBY WANZER
Rochester Royals guard, Wanzer is 29 years old, 6 feet tall, and played college basketball at Seton Hall. Playmaker for the Royals, the veteran Wanzer is top scorer for his team, relies often on a two-handed shot which is set up by a screen play.

VERN MIKKELSEN
Minneapolis Lakers center, Mikkelsen is 27 years old, 6 feet 7 inches tall and played college basketball at tiny Hamline ( St. Paul, Minn.). Mikkelsen, leading scorer for the Lakers this year, is also a top defensive man, strong on backboards.

OTHER STANDOUTS
Andy Phillip, Max Zaslofsky of Pistons; Frank Selvy of Hawks; Bob Da vies, Arnie Risen of Royals; Jim Pollard, Slater Martin of Lakers.

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