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Ultimate Hockey Trivia Quiz

A hockey trivia game designed to test your NHL knowledge! 10 questions per game. Question pool currently has 500 questions.

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1. When Nashville entered the NHL in 1998, a contest was held to determine the team’s name. The final four entries where the Ice Tigers, Fury, Attack, and a submission by owner Craig Leipold, the Predators. Ultimately, the Predators nickname received the most votes from fans, and it eventually went on to become their official name. Who is known to have originally suggested this name to Leipold?
2. How many players have scored 50 goals in 50 or less games to start an NHL season?
3. If a player is a member of the Stanley Cup winning team, to be considered an official Stanley Cup Champion, the player must have played at least one game in the Stanley Cup Finals, or what fraction of regular season games?
4. On July 15th, 2013, which Russian forward decided to retire from the NHL so he could join the KHL?
5. For what season were the “Mighty Ducks of Anaheim” renamed the “Anaheim Ducks”?
6. In 2005, the Ottawa Senators traded forward Marian Hossa and defenseman Greg de Vries to the Atlanta Thrashers for which player?
7. What is the record for most goals scored by a rookie in a single NHL season?
8. If a player has not been selected in an NHL Draft, they are eligible to become free agents once they reach what age?
9. Upset with the officiating during a playoff game in 1982, which coach made a white flag out of a towel and stick so he could use it as a mock surrender?
10. Name the speaker of this quote: “Half of this game is mental, the other half is being mental”.


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