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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. Which player was drafted first overall in the 1983 NHL Entry Draft – ahead of Steve Yzerman, Cam Neely, Pat LaFontaine, and Tom Barrasso – and ultimately became known as one of the biggest draft busts in history?
2. In the 1949-50 NHL season, a line consisting of Ted Lindsay, Gordie Howe, and Sid Abel become the last one to finish 1-2-3 in league scoring. What was this line nicknamed?
3. In the 1967 NHL expansion, Pittsburgh announced their new hockey franchise would be nicknamed the “Penguins”. Just days after – to poke fun of the flightless bird and create a rivalry between the two new clubs – Philadelphia nicknamed their new team the “Flyers”.
4. Which goaltender has the most career regular season NHL points?
5. What is the record for most goals scored by a rookie in a single NHL season?
6. Who is the only team in the NHL that plays both the Canadian and American National Anthems before every game regardless of the teams playing?
7. How much was Wayne Gretzky’s salary in his first NHL season?
8. 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?
9. Who was the first Russian player to win the Frank J. Selke Trophy?
10. Which player is the all-time career penalty minute’s leader with a total of 3,966?


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