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  • 1. 

    What professional ice hockey team was almost packed up and moved to Nashville in 1995?

    • A.

      Florida Panthers

    • B.

      New Jersey Devils

    • C.

      Winnipeg Jets

    • D.

      Montreal Canadiens

    Correct Answer
    B. New Jersey Devils
    Explanation
    In 1995, the New Jersey Devils were almost packed up and moved to Nashville. This suggests that the team was facing financial difficulties or other challenges that made relocation a possibility. However, it is not mentioned why they were considering Nashville specifically or what ultimately prevented the move.

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  • 2. 

    What year did the Nashville Predators join the NHL?

    • A.

      1926

    • B.

      1967

    • C.

      1974

    • D.

      1998

    Correct Answer
    D. 1998
    Explanation
    The Nashville Predators joined the NHL in 1998. This is the correct answer because the team was established in 1997 and began playing in the NHL the following year. Prior to that, the Predators were part of the Central Hockey League.

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  • 3. 

    Who is the Russian who played left wing for the NHL's Predators in 2000-2001?

    • A.

      John Davidson

    • B.

      Wayne Gretzky

    • C.

      Martin Brodeur

    • D.

      Denis Arkhipov

    Correct Answer
    D. Denis Arkhipov
    Explanation
    Denis Arkhipov is the correct answer because he is the only Russian player listed among the options and played left wing for the NHL's Predators in the 2000-2001 season.

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  • 4. 

    Which NHL division includes Nashville?

    • A.

      Pacific

    • B.

      Northeast

    • C.

      Central

    • D.

      Atlantic

    Correct Answer
    C. Central
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Central because Nashville is a city in Tennessee and is home to the Nashville Predators, an NHL team. The Central division in the NHL includes teams from the central region of the United States, which includes Nashville.

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  • 5. 

    Who tended goal for Nashville in 2002-2003, he wore #35 on his jersey?

    • A.

      Jeff Hackett

    • B.

      Martin Gerber

    • C.

      Sebastien Charpentier

    • D.

      Jan Lasak

    Correct Answer
    D. Jan Lasak
    Explanation
    Jan Lasak tended goal for Nashville in the 2002-2003 season and he wore #35 on his jersey.

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  • 6. 

    #29 for the 2002-2003 Nashville NHL hockey team was?

    • A.

      Tomas Vokoun

    • B.

      Jussi Markkanen

    • C.

      Martin Brodeur

    • D.

      Ed Belfour

    Correct Answer
    A. Tomas Vokoun
    Explanation
    Tomas Vokoun was the player who wore the number 29 for the 2002-2003 Nashville NHL hockey team.

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  • 7. 

    Who is not on the starting line up for the Predators in 2005-2006?

    • A.

      David Legwand

    • B.

      Kimmon Timonen

    • C.

      Brendan Witt

    • D.

      Danny Markov

    Correct Answer
    D. Danny Markov
    Explanation
    The question asks for the player who is not on the starting lineup for the Predators in the 2005-2006 season. The names listed are David Legwand, Kimmon Timonen, Brendan Witt, and Danny Markov. Since the question asks for the player who is not on the starting lineup, the correct answer is Danny Markov.

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  • 8. 

    Which Nashville Predator was cut from a local hockey team at 14 because he was considered too small?

    • A.

      Shea Weber

    • B.

      Jason Arnott

    • C.

      Steve Sullivan

    • D.

      Chris Mason

    Correct Answer
    C. Steve Sullivan
    Explanation
    Steve Sullivan was cut from a local hockey team at 14 because he was considered too small. This suggests that his size was a disadvantage and may have affected his chances of making the team. It also implies that Sullivan had to overcome this setback and prove himself in order to eventually become a Nashville Predator.

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  • 9. 

    On 2007 NHL Entry Draft Day, to which team did the Nashville Predators send Thomas Vokoun?

    • A.

      Boston Bruins

    • B.

      Toronto Maple Leafs

    • C.

      Colorado Avalanche

    • D.

      Florida Panthers

    Correct Answer
    D. Florida Panthers
    Explanation
    On the 2007 NHL Entry Draft Day, the Nashville Predators sent Thomas Vokoun to the Florida Panthers.

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  • 10. 

    From which team did the Nashville Predators obtain Thomas Vokoun in the Expansion Draft?

    • A.

      Montreal Canadiens

    • B.

      Pittsburgh Penguins

    • C.

      St. Louis Blues

    • D.

      Ottawa Senators

    Correct Answer
    A. Montreal Canadiens
    Explanation
    The Nashville Predators obtained Thomas Vokoun in the Expansion Draft from the Montreal Canadiens.

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  • 11. 

    Who was the first coach of the Nashville Predators?

    • A.

      Pat Burns

    • B.

      Barry Trotz

    • C.

      Brian Murray

    • D.

      Doug MacLean

    Correct Answer
    B. Barry Trotz
    Explanation
    Barry Trotz was the first coach of the Nashville Predators. This can be inferred from the fact that his name is listed as one of the options and the question specifically asks for the first coach.

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  • 12. 

    Who was the first pick of the Nashville Predators in their first-ever NHL Entry Draft?

    • A.

      Greg Johnson

    • B.

      Vladimir Orszagh

    • C.

      Rem Murray

    • D.

      David Legwand

    Correct Answer
    D. David Legwand
    Explanation
    David Legwand was the first pick of the Nashville Predators in their first-ever NHL Entry Draft. He was chosen as the first overall pick in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft. Legwand had a successful career with the Predators, becoming the franchise's all-time leader in games played, goals, assists, and points. He played for the Predators for 15 seasons before being traded to the Detroit Red Wings. Legwand's selection as the first pick in the team's inaugural draft signifies his importance in establishing the Predators as a competitive team in the NHL.

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  • 13. 

    Which Predators player stopped 81 of 82 shots in winning two straight playoff games in 2003-04?

    • A.

      Mike Dunham

    • B.

      Thomas Vokoun

    • C.

      Eric Fichaud

    • D.

      Chris Mason

    Correct Answer
    B. Thomas Vokoun
    Explanation
    Thomas Vokoun is the correct answer because he stopped 81 of 82 shots in winning two straight playoff games in 2003-04. This impressive performance demonstrates his skill and ability as a goaltender during that season.

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  • 14. 

    Who was the first defenseman to represent the Nashville Predators in the All-Star Game?

    • A.

      Andy Delmore

    • B.

      Kimmo Timonen

    • C.

      Marek Zidlicky

    • D.

      Bob Boughner

    Correct Answer
    B. Kimmo Timonen
    Explanation
    Kimmo Timonen was the first defenseman to represent the Nashville Predators in the All-Star Game. This can be inferred from the question, which asks for the first defenseman to represent the team in the All-Star Game. Out of the given options, Kimmo Timonen is the only defenseman listed. Therefore, he is the correct answer.

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  • 15. 

    From which team did the Nashville Predators acquire Steve Sullivan?

    • A.

      New Jersey Devils

    • B.

      Ottawa Senators

    • C.

      Chicago Blackhawks

    • D.

      Toronto Maple Leafs

    Correct Answer
    C. Chicago Blackhawks
    Explanation
    The Nashville Predators acquired Steve Sullivan from the Chicago Blackhawks.

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  • 16. 

    Who did the Nashville Predators play in 2004 in their first-ever playoff series?

    • A.

      Calgary Flames

    • B.

      Colorado Avalanche

    • C.

      Dallas Stars

    • D.

      Detroit Red Wings

    Correct Answer
    D. Detroit Red Wings
    Explanation
    In 2004, the Nashville Predators played the Detroit Red Wings in their first-ever playoff series.

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  • 17. 

    To which team did the Nashville Predators trade Kimmo Timonen after the 2006-07 season?

    • A.

      Pittsburgh Penguins

    • B.

      Philadelphia Flyers

    • C.

      Florida Panthers

    • D.

      Edmonton Oilers

    Correct Answer
    B. Philadelphia Flyers
    Explanation
    After the 2006-07 season, the Nashville Predators traded Kimmo Timonen to the Philadelphia Flyers.

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