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  • 1. 

    In 1970, the Portland Trail Blazers, Buffalo Braves and what other expansion team joined the NBA?

    • A.

      Cleveland Cavaliers

    • B.

      Phoenix Suns

    • C.

      Milwaukee Bucks

    • D.

      Chicago Bulls

    Correct Answer
    A. Cleveland Cavaliers
    Explanation
    In 1970, the Portland Trail Blazers and Buffalo Braves were two expansion teams that joined the NBA. The question is asking for the name of the third expansion team that joined the NBA in the same year. The correct answer is the Cleveland Cavaliers.

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  • 2. 

    Portland, home of the Trail Blazers, became known as what in 1990?

    • A.

      Flip City

    • B.

      Rip City

    • C.

      Whip City

    • D.

      Lip City

    Correct Answer
    B. Rip City
    Explanation
    In 1990, Portland, the home of the Trail Blazers, became known as "Rip City." This nickname originated from a radio broadcaster named Bill Schonely, who used the phrase "Rip City" to describe the team's exciting and fast-paced playing style. The term quickly caught on and became synonymous with the city of Portland and its basketball team.

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  • 3. 

    How many days in 1990-1991 were the Portland Trail Blazers not at the top of their division?

    • A.

      Two

    • B.

      Three

    • C.

      One

    • D.

      Zero

    Correct Answer
    C. One
    Explanation
    In the given question, it is stated that the Portland Trail Blazers were not at the top of their division during the period of 1990-1991. The correct answer is "One," indicating that there was only one day during that period when the Trail Blazers were not leading their division.

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  • 4. 

    How many times did the Portland Trail Blazers reach the Western Conference Finals in the 1990's?

    • A.

      Four

    • B.

      Three

    • C.

      Five

    • D.

      Two

    Correct Answer
    A. Four
    Explanation
    In the 1990's, the Portland Trail Blazers reached the Western Conference Finals four times. This indicates that they were one of the top teams in the Western Conference during that decade.

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  • 5. 

    What team beat the Portland Trail Blazers in their first game at the Rose Garden?

    • A.

      Sacramento Kings

    • B.

      Vancouver Grizzlies

    • C.

      Utah Jazz

    • D.

      Los Angeles Clippers

    Correct Answer
    B. Vancouver Grizzlies
    Explanation
    The Vancouver Grizzlies beat the Portland Trail Blazers in their first game at the Rose Garden.

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  • 6. 

    What Portland Trail Blazer won the 1993 NBA Sixth Man Award?

    • A.

      Jerome Kersey

    • B.

      Terry Porter

    • C.

      Clifford Robinson

    • D.

      Buck Williams

    Correct Answer
    C. Clifford Robinson
    Explanation
    Clifford Robinson won the 1993 NBA Sixth Man Award.

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  • 7. 

    In 1972, who became the second Portland Trail Blazer to win the NBA Rookie of the Year Award?

    • A.

      Larry Steele

    • B.

      Charlie Yelverton

    • C.

      Sidney Wicks

    • D.

      William Smith

    Correct Answer
    C. Sidney Wicks
    Explanation
    Sidney Wicks became the second Portland Trail Blazer to win the NBA Rookie of the Year Award in 1972.

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  • 8. 

    Which team did the Portland Trail Blazers not defeat during their 1977 NBA Championship run?

    • A.

      Denver Nuggets

    • B.

      Philadelphia 76ers

    • C.

      Seattle SuperSonics

    • D.

      Los Angeles Lakers

    Correct Answer
    C. Seattle SuperSonics
    Explanation
    During their 1977 NBA Championship run, the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Denver Nuggets, Philadelphia 76ers, and Los Angeles Lakers. However, they did not defeat the Seattle SuperSonics.

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  • 9. 

    How many wins in the 1990-1991 NBA regular season did the Portland Trail Blazers have?

    • A.

      62

    • B.

      60

    • C.

      61

    • D.

      63

    Correct Answer
    D. 63
    Explanation
    The Portland Trail Blazers had 63 wins in the 1990-1991 NBA regular season.

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  • 10. 

    How many wins did the Portland Trail Blazers have during the 2006-2007 NBA season?

    • A.

      34

    • B.

      30

    • C.

      32

    • D.

      28

    Correct Answer
    C. 32
    Explanation
    During the 2006-2007 NBA season, the Portland Trail Blazers had 32 wins.

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  • 11. 

    What team defeated the Portland Trail Blazers in the 1999 NBA Western Conference Finals?

    • A.

      Los Angeles Lakers

    • B.

      Utah Jazz

    • C.

      San Antonio Spurs

    • D.

      Houston Rockets

    Correct Answer
    C. San Antonio Spurs
    Explanation
    In the 1999 NBA Western Conference Finals, the San Antonio Spurs defeated the Portland Trail Blazers.

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  • 12. 

    Where did Jack McCloskey coach before going to the Portland Trail Blazers in 1972?

    • A.

      North Carolina

    • B.

      North Carolina State

    • C.

      Duke

    • D.

      Wake Forest

    Correct Answer
    D. Wake Forest
    Explanation
    Jack McCloskey coached at Wake Forest before going to the Portland Trail Blazers in 1972.

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  • 13. 

    What team did the Portland Trail Blazers beat in winning the 1992 Western Conference Finals?

    • A.

      Utah Jazz

    • B.

      Los Angeles Lakers

    • C.

      Phoenix Suns

    • D.

      Golden State Warriors

    Correct Answer
    A. Utah Jazz
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Utah Jazz. In the 1992 Western Conference Finals, the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Utah Jazz to advance to the NBA Finals.

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  • 14. 

    What was the first arena the Portland Trail Blazers played in?

    • A.

      Pioneer Arena

    • B.

      Portland Coliseum

    • C.

      Rose Garden

    • D.

      Memorial Coliseum

    Correct Answer
    D. Memorial Coliseum
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Memorial Coliseum. The Portland Trail Blazers played their first games in the Memorial Coliseum.

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