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  • 1. 

    Who was the first Detroit Red Wing to be named the NHL's top goalie?

    • A.

      Johnny Mowers

    • B.

      Red Kelly

    • C.

      Norm Smith

    • D.

      Terry Sawchuk

    Correct Answer
    C. Norm Smith
    Explanation
    Norm Smith was the first Detroit Red Wing to be named the NHL's top goalie. This means that he was recognized as the best goalie in the league during his time with the Detroit Red Wings.

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  • 2. 

    What Detroit Red Wing scored 43 goals in the 2007-08 season to led his team?

    • A.

      Pavel Datsyuk

    • B.

      Dan Cleary

    • C.

      Brad Stuart

    • D.

      Henrik Zetterberg

    Correct Answer
    D. Henrik Zetterberg
    Explanation
    Henrik Zetterberg is the correct answer because he scored 43 goals in the 2007-08 season, leading his team, the Detroit Red Wings.

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  • 3. 

    How many Detroit Red Wing players scored more than 30 goals in the 2007-08 season?

    • A.

      4 Players

    • B.

      2 Players

    • C.

      6 Players

    • D.

      0 Players

    Correct Answer
    B. 2 Players
    Explanation
    In the 2007-08 season, only 2 Detroit Red Wing players scored more than 30 goals.

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  • 4. 

    In whose lap did Detroit Red Wing Steve Yzerman place his team's 1998 Stanley Cup?

    • A.

      Gordie Howe's

    • B.

      Vladimir Konstantinov's

    • C.

      Bobby Hull's

    • D.

      Wayne Gretzky's

    Correct Answer
    B. Vladimir Konstantinov's
    Explanation
    Steve Yzerman placed his team's 1998 Stanley Cup in Vladimir Konstantinov's lap. This suggests that Konstantinov played a significant role in the team's victory or had a special connection with Yzerman.

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  • 5. 

    In which of these years did the Detroit Red Wings host the NHL All-Star Game?

    • A.

      1965

    • B.

      2000

    • C.

      1980

    • D.

      2008

    Correct Answer
    C. 1980
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1980. In that year, the Detroit Red Wings hosted the NHL All-Star Game.

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  • 6. 

    How many game-winning goals did Johan Franzen score in the 2007-08 season?

    • A.

      5 Goals

    • B.

      8 Goals

    • C.

      4 Goals

    • D.

      2 Goals

    Correct Answer
    B. 8 Goals
    Explanation
    Johan Franzen scored 8 game-winning goals in the 2007-08 season. This means that out of all the goals he scored that season, 8 of them were the deciding goals that led his team to victory.

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  • 7. 

    Who knocked the Detroit Red Wings out of the 1994 playoffs in the first round?

    • A.

      Dallas Stars

    • B.

      Colorado Avalanche

    • C.

      Philadelphia Flyers

    • D.

      San Jose Sharks

    Correct Answer
    D. San Jose Sharks
    Explanation
    The San Jose Sharks knocked the Detroit Red Wings out of the 1994 playoffs in the first round.

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  • 8. 

    In which decade did the Detroit Red Wings fail to appear in a Stanley Cup Finals series?

    • A.

      1950's

    • B.

      1970's

    • C.

      1990's

    • D.

      1960's

    Correct Answer
    B. 1970's
    Explanation
    During the 1970's, the Detroit Red Wings failed to appear in a Stanley Cup Finals series. This means that they did not reach the championship round of the NHL playoffs during that decade.

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  • 9. 

    What team did the Detroit Red Wings sweep in the 1999 post-season?

    • A.

      Anaheim Mighty Ducks

    • B.

      Tampa Bay Lightning

    • C.

      Colorado Avalanche

    • D.

      Florida Panthers

    Correct Answer
    A. Anaheim Mighty Ducks
    Explanation
    In the 1999 post-season, the Detroit Red Wings swept the Anaheim Mighty Ducks. This means that the Red Wings won all the games in the series against the Mighty Ducks and did not allow them to win a single game.

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  • 10. 

    In what year did the Detroit Red Wings win their first playoff series?

    • A.

      1989

    • B.

      1933

    • C.

      1955

    • D.

      1967

    Correct Answer
    B. 1933
    Explanation
    In 1933, the Detroit Red Wings won their first playoff series.

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  • 11. 

    In 1997, the Detroit Red Wings won their first Stanley Cup in how many years?

    • A.

      22 Years

    • B.

      10 Years

    • C.

      42 Years

    • D.

      30 Years

    Correct Answer
    C. 42 Years
    Explanation
    The Detroit Red Wings won their first Stanley Cup in 1997 after a drought of 42 years. This means that the last time they had won the Stanley Cup was 42 years prior to 1997.

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  • 12. 

    Who did the Detroit Red Wings face in the first round of the 2002 playoffs?

    • A.

      Dallas Stars

    • B.

      Vancouver Canucks

    • C.

      Atlanta Thrashers

    • D.

      Carolina Hurricanes

    Correct Answer
    B. Vancouver Canucks
    Explanation
    In the first round of the 2002 playoffs, the Detroit Red Wings faced the Vancouver Canucks.

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  • 13. 

    Who led the Detroit Red Wings in penalty minutes with 116 for the 2007-08 season?

    • A.

      Aaron Downey

    • B.

      Brad Stuart

    • C.

      Brian Rafalski

    • D.

      Kris Draper

    Correct Answer
    A. Aaron Downey
    Explanation
    Aaron Downey led the Detroit Red Wings in penalty minutes with 116 for the 2007-08 season.

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  • 14. 

    In what year were the Detroit Red Wings named the Detroit Falcons?

    • A.

      1960

    • B.

      1930

    • C.

      1940

    • D.

      1950

    Correct Answer
    B. 1930
    Explanation
    In 1930, the Detroit Red Wings were named the Detroit Falcons. This suggests that prior to 1930, the team was known by a different name, which was later changed to the Detroit Red Wings.

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  • 15. 

    The New Year's Day 2009 Red Wings game was scheduled to be in what stadium?

    • A.

      Wrigley Field

    • B.

      Yankee Stadium

    • C.

      Fenway Park

    • D.

      Lambeau Field

    Correct Answer
    A. Wrigley Field
    Explanation
    The New Year's Day 2009 Red Wings game was scheduled to be in Wrigley Field.

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