Quiz On NHL - Tampa Bay Lightning

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  • 1. 
    The Tampa Bay Lightning played their first NHL game at the site of what event in Florida?
    • A. 

      Miss Florida Pageant

    • B. 

      Farm Show

    • C. 

      State Fair

    • D. 

      State Olympics

  • 2. 
    Which team did the Tampa Bay Lightning defeat 7-3 in the first game they ever played?
    • A. 

      New York Rangers

    • B. 

      Ottawa Senators

    • C. 

      Philadelphia Flyers

    • D. 

      Chicago Blackhawks

  • 3. 
    Which member of the Tampa Bay Lightning scored four goals in the franchise's first game?
    • A. 

      Chris Kontos

    • B. 

      Brian Bradley

    • C. 

      Bob Beers

    • D. 

      John Tucker

  • 4. 
    Which expansion team came into the NHL in the same year as the Tampa Bay Lightning?
    • A. 

      Phoenix Coyotes

    • B. 

      Ottawa Senators

    • C. 

      Columbus Crew

    • D. 

      Carolina Hurricanes

  • 5. 
    The Tampa Bay Lightning started out their NHL existence in which division?
    • A. 

      Norris

    • B. 

      Southern

    • C. 

      Smythe

    • D. 

      Southeast

  • 6. 
    The Tampa Bay Lightning played which expansion team in their first game in the Thunderdome?
    • A. 

      Ottawa Senators

    • B. 

      Florida Panthers

    • C. 

      Columbus Crew

    • D. 

      Colorado Avalanche

  • 7. 
    The Tampa Bay Lightning led the league in what statistic during their second year in existence?
    • A. 

      Goals Allowed

    • B. 

      Attendance

    • C. 

      Points

    • D. 

      Goals

  • 8. 
    The Tampa Bay Lightning played in which NHL division during their second season?
    • A. 

      Southeastern

    • B. 

      Southern

    • C. 

      Eastern

    • D. 

      Atlantic

  • 9. 
    Who defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning in six games in their first playoff series?
    • A. 

      Philadelphia Flyers

    • B. 

      Buffalo Sabres

    • C. 

      New Jersey Devils

    • D. 

      New York Islanders

  • 10. 
    What type of sport was the Tampa Bay Lightning's Thunderdome built for?
    • A. 

      Arena Football

    • B. 

      Baseball

    • C. 

      Basketball

    • D. 

      Rodeo

  • 11. 
    What was the original name of the arena in which the Tampa Bay Lightning began to play in 1996?
    • A. 

      Igloo by the Bay

    • B. 

      House of Lightning

    • C. 

      Tampa Pond

    • D. 

      Ice Palace

  • 12. 
    Who coached the Tampa Bay Lightning over their first five seasons?
    • A. 

      Terry Crisp

    • B. 

      Jacques Demers

    • C. 

      Phil Esposito

    • D. 

      Roger Paterson

  • 13. 
    Which Tampa Bay Lightning center missed the 1997-1998 season due to cancer?
    • A. 

      Jason Wiemer

    • B. 

      Darcy Tucker

    • C. 

      John Cullen

    • D. 

      Daymond Langkow

  • 14. 
    Who replaced both the original coach and general manager of the Tampa Bay Lightning in 1998?
    • A. 

      John Tortorella

    • B. 

      Jacques Demers

    • C. 

      Steve Ludzik

    • D. 

      Terry Crisp

  • 15. 
    Who was the first Tampa Bay Lightning player to be inducted into the Hall of Fame?
    • A. 

      Mark Messier

    • B. 

      Dennis Savard

    • C. 

      John Cullen

    • D. 

      Vincent Lecavalier