NHL Hockey Trivia Quiz #4Printable NHL Hockey Trivia Questions
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How many teams did Steve Yzerman play for during his NHL career?
1 - Yzerman played for the Detroit Red Wings from 1983 to 2006.
In 1968, what was the first expansion team to reach the Stanley Cup finals?
a. California Seals
b. St Louis Blues
c. Pittsburgh Penguins
d. Minnesota North Stars
St Louis Blues - The Blues reached the Stanley Cup finals in each of their first three seasons, but failed to win the cup.
What was the first NHL team to win back-to-back Stanley Cup titles?
a. Montreal Canadiens
b. Ottawa Senators
c. Boston Bruins
d. New York Rangers
Ottawa Senators - Coached by Pete Green, the Ottawa Senators won the cup back-to-back in 1920 and 1921.
What was the name of the NHL team that was based in Quebec City until 1995?
Nordiques - The Nordiques played in the National Hockey League from 1979 to 1995.
Which country does Alexander Ovechkin represent in international play?
a. Czech Republic
Russia - One of the top players in the NHL, Ovechkin is the captain of the Washington Capitals.
The NHL record for career assists is held by Wayne Gretzky. Who is second on the career assists list?
a. Mark Messier
b. Paul Coffey
c. Ray Bourque
d. Ron Francis
Ron Francis - Francis accumulated a total of 1249 career assists, Gretzky, 1963.
Which NHL team won the Stanley Cup for the 2010-2011 season?
a. Pittsburgh Penguins
b. New York Rangers
c. Detroit Red Wings
d. Boston Bruins
Boston Bruins - Boston took the series four games to three against the Vancouver Canucks.
In which Canadian city is the NHL Hall of Fame located?
Toronto - Located on 30 Yonge Street in Toronto, the Hockey Hall of Fame was established in 1943.
Who was the first Russian-born player to play in the NHL?
a. Sweeney Schriner
b. Viktor Shuvalov
c. Alexander Mogilny
d. Vsevolod Bobrov
Sweeney Schriner - Sweeney was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1962.
In which year was the NHL founded?
1917 - The NHL is composed of 30 member clubs - 23 in the United States and 7 in Canada.
Scott Stevens formed a legendary defensive pairing for the New Jersey Devils with whom?
a. Paul Coffey
b. Rob Blake
c. Chris Chelios
d. Scott Niedermayer
Scott Niedermayer - Stevens played in the NHL from 1982 to 2004.
What shirt number was retired by the Boston Bruins in honor of Johnny Bucyk?
9 - Johnny was a left-winger who played from 1955 to 1978.
How many Hart Memorial Trophies did Wayne Gretzky win as the league's most valuable player?
9 - The Hart Memorial Trophy is awarded each year to the 'player judged most valuable to his team'.
Which NHL team's nickname is "The Mallards"?
a. Nashville Predators
b. Ottawa Senators
c. Buffalo Sabres
d. Anaheim Ducks
Anaheim Ducks - The Anaheim Ducks were originally founded by the Walt Disney Company.
Which NHL team played at Cow Palace between 1991 and 1993?
a. San Jose Sharks
b. Los Angeles Kings
c. Phoenix Coyotes
d. Chicago Blackhawks
San Jose Sharks - San Jose lost their first game at the Cow Palace to the Vancouver Canucks with a score of 5-2 on October 5, 1991.
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