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Pro sports trivia

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Pro sports trivia

  1. 1. PROFESSIONAL SPORTS TRIVIA<br />
  2. 2. Rules<br />20 Questions with 2 Rounds<br />The First Round Questions are worth 1 Point Each<br />The Second Round Questions are worth 2 Points<br />One Halftime Question: Worth 5 Points<br />One Final Question: Wager up to 10 Points<br />
  3. 3. Rules<br />Grab some paper and a pen from the bar for your team and turn in your team’s answer into the bucket on the bar<br />Choose a team name. Right your team name on EACH answer you turn in. If there’s no team name, you get no points.<br />I will read the question then play a song. You will have until the end of the song to get your answers into the bucket. If your team doesn’t have a response when I collect them, sorry, your team is too slow and you get no points.<br />Spelling does NOT count<br />NO cell phones, computers, iTouches, etc.<br />
  4. 4. ROUND ONE<br />
  5. 5. Question 1<br />Who was the first overall pick in the 1998 NFL draft?<br />
  6. 6. Answer<br />Peyton Manning<br />
  7. 7. Question 2<br />In 2009, Phil Jackson earned his 10th NBA championship title, surpassing which hall of fame coach, who held the previous record of 9?<br />
  8. 8. Answer<br />Red Auerbach<br />
  9. 9. Question 3<br />What year was the last time the US Ryder golf team won the tournament in Europe?<br />
  10. 10. Answer<br />1993<br />
  11. 11. Question 4<br />What legendary baseball manager said the famous quote, “It ain’t over til it’s over?”<br />
  12. 12. Answer<br />Yogi Berra<br />
  13. 13. Question 5<br />Roger Federer and which other male athlete are the only professional tennis players to win 5 consecutive Wimbledon titles?<br />
  14. 14. Answer<br />Bjorn Borg<br />
  15. 15. Question 6<br />Before Dallas, Roger Staubach won the Heisman at what institution?<br />
  16. 16. Answer<br />The Naval Academy<br />
  17. 17. Question 7<br />Which New York Jet’s quarterback said, “We’re going to win Sunday, I guarantee it” before winning Super Bowl III?<br />
  18. 18. Answer<br />Joe Namuth<br />
  19. 19. Question 8<br />What position did Hank Aaron primarily play?<br />
  20. 20. Answer<br />Right Field<br />
  21. 21. Question 9<br />What was the name of the last horse to win the Triple Crown?<br />
  22. 22. Answer<br />Affirmed<br />
  23. 23. HALFTIME QUESTION<br />Name 4 of the 6 Canadian NHL hockey teams.<br />
  24. 24. Answer<br />Edmonton Oilers<br />Calgary Flames<br />Vancouver Canucks<br />Toronto Maple Leafs<br />Montreal Canadians<br />Ottawa Senators<br />
  25. 25. ROUND TWO<br />
  26. 26. Question 11<br />In 1985, Pete Rose broke the all-time hits record previously held by what player?<br />
  27. 27. Answer<br />Ty Cobb<br />
  28. 28. Question 12<br />What current NBA star played the role of “Jesus Shuttlesworth” in Spike Lee’s movie He Got Game?<br />
  29. 29. Answer<br />Ray Allen<br />
  30. 30. Question 13<br />What does the acronym NASCAR stand for?<br />
  31. 31. Answer<br />National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing<br />
  32. 32. Question 14<br />In which country will the 2014 FIFA World Cup be located?<br />
  33. 33. Answer<br />Brazil<br />
  34. 34. Question 15<br />In 1960, coach Vince Lombardi’s only career playoff loss occurred in the NFL championship to what team?<br />
  35. 35. Answer<br />The Philadelphia Eagles<br />
  36. 36. Question 16<br />What beverage does the winner of the Indianapolis 500 traditionally drink?<br />
  37. 37. Answer<br />Milk<br />
  38. 38. Question 17<br />Who was the first African-American drafted into the NBA?<br />
  39. 39. Answer<br />Chuck Cooper<br />
  40. 40. Question 18<br />Who kicked the NFL’s longest game-winning field goal at 63 yards?<br />
  41. 41. Answer<br />Tom Dempsey<br />
  42. 42. Question 19<br />Who were the two professional tennis players to set the record for the longest tennis match at this last year’s Wimbledon?<br />
  43. 43. Answer<br />John Isner and NiclolasMahut<br />
  44. 44. FINAL QUESTION<br />In 1964, Cassicus Clay won his first heavyweight title against which boxer?<br />
  45. 45. Answer<br />Sonny Liston<br />

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