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  • 1. 

    In 2004, what Detroit Piston was awarded NBA Finals MVP honors?

    • A.

      Rick Carlisle

    • B.

      Ben Wallace

    • C.

      Chauncey Billups

    • D.

      Grant Hill

    Correct Answer
    C. Chauncey Billups
    Explanation
    Chauncey Billups was awarded the NBA Finals MVP honors in 2004. This means that he was recognized as the most valuable player during the NBA Finals of that year. Billups played for the Detroit Pistons, who won the NBA championship in 2004. His performance during the Finals was exceptional, contributing significantly to his team's success. As a result, he was chosen as the most valuable player of the series.

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  • 2. 

    The Detroit Pistons made the 2006 Eastern Conference finals for the fourth time in how many years?

    • A.

      4 Years

    • B.

      20 Years

    • C.

      12 Years

    • D.

      10 Years

    Correct Answer
    A. 4 Years
    Explanation
    The Detroit Pistons made the 2006 Eastern Conference finals for the fourth time in 4 years. This indicates that they had a successful run in the playoffs and consistently performed well over a short period of time.

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  • 3. 

    Who did the Detroit Pistons eliminate in the first round of the 2004 post-season?

    • A.

      San Antonio Spurs

    • B.

      Utah Jazz

    • C.

      Los Angeles Lakers

    • D.

      Milwaukee Bucks

    Correct Answer
    D. Milwaukee Bucks
    Explanation
    In the first round of the 2004 post-season, the Detroit Pistons eliminated the Milwaukee Bucks.

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  • 4. 

    What Detroit Piston played with a sprained ankle in the 1988 NBA championship game?

    • A.

      Isiah Thomas

    • B.

      Joe Dumars

    • C.

      Dennis Rodman

    • D.

      Bob Lanier

    Correct Answer
    A. Isiah Thomas
    Explanation
    Isiah Thomas is the correct answer because he played with a sprained ankle in the 1988 NBA championship game. This shows his dedication and determination to help his team despite being injured.

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  • 5. 

    What Detroit Piston appeared in the 2008 All-Star 3-Point Shootout?

    • A.

      Jason Maxiell

    • B.

      Richard Hamilton

    • C.

      Tayshaun Prince

    • D.

      Amir Johnson

    Correct Answer
    B. Richard Hamilton
    Explanation
    Richard Hamilton appeared in the 2008 All-Star 3-Point Shootout.

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  • 6. 

    Who led the team that dashed the Detroit Pistons' championship hopes in 2007?

    • A.

      Tim Duncan

    • B.

      Steve Nash

    • C.

      LeBron James

    • D.

      Carlos Boozer

    Correct Answer
    C. LeBron James
    Explanation
    LeBron James led the team that dashed the Detroit Pistons' championship hopes in 2007.

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  • 7. 

    Who did the Detroit Pistons meet in the first round of the 2008 playoffs?

    • A.

      Boston Celtics

    • B.

      San Antonio Spurs

    • C.

      Philadelphia 76ers

    • D.

      Houston Rockets

    Correct Answer
    C. Philadelphia 76ers
    Explanation
    In the first round of the 2008 playoffs, the Detroit Pistons met the Philadelphia 76ers.

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  • 8. 

    Who eliminated the Detroit Pistons from the 2006 post-season?

    • A.

      New York Knicks

    • B.

      Chicago Bulls

    • C.

      Denver Nuggets

    • D.

      Miami Heat

    Correct Answer
    D. Miami Heat
    Explanation
    In the 2006 post-season, the Miami Heat eliminated the Detroit Pistons.

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  • 9. 

    Which of these men played less than 80 games with the Detroit Pistons in the 2007-08 regular season?

    • A.

      Richard Hamilton

    • B.

      Jason Maxiell

    • C.

      Jarvis Hayes

    • D.

      Tayshaun Prince

    Correct Answer
    A. Richard Hamilton
    Explanation
    Richard Hamilton played less than 80 games with the Detroit Pistons in the 2007-08 regular season.

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  • 10. 

    How many games did it take the Detroit Pistons to crush the Lakers in the 2004 NBA finals?

    • A.

      7 Games

    • B.

      6 Games

    • C.

      4 Games

    • D.

      5 Games

    Correct Answer
    D. 5 Games
    Explanation
    The Detroit Pistons took 5 games to crush the Lakers in the 2004 NBA finals. This means that out of the total number of games played in the finals series, the Pistons won 4 out of the 5 games played, while the Lakers only won 1 game. The Pistons' dominance in the series resulted in them winning the championship.

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  • 11. 

    How many assists per game did the Detroit Pistons average for the 2007-08 season?

    • A.

      About 17

    • B.

      About 15

    • C.

      About 22

    • D.

      About 30

    Correct Answer
    C. About 22
    Explanation
    During the 2007-08 season, the Detroit Pistons averaged about 22 assists per game. This means that, on average, the team made 22 passes that directly led to a made basket by a teammate. Assists are an important statistic in basketball as they demonstrate teamwork and the ability to create scoring opportunities for others. The high average of 22 assists per game suggests that the Pistons had a strong passing game and were effective at setting up their teammates for scoring opportunities.

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  • 12. 

    What Detroit Piston blocked a dunk by 7'1" Tyson Chandler in a game in March 2008?

    • A.

      Jason Maxiell

    • B.

      Chauncey Billups

    • C.

      Tayshaun Prince

    • D.

      Juan Dixon

    Correct Answer
    A. Jason Maxiell
    Explanation
    In March 2008, Jason Maxiell of the Detroit Pistons blocked a dunk attempt by 7'1" Tyson Chandler. Maxiell's athleticism and defensive skills allowed him to make a crucial play and prevent Chandler from scoring. This display of defensive prowess showcases Maxiell's ability to defend the rim and protect the paint effectively.

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  • 13. 

    When did the Detroit Pistons advance to their conference finals for the first time?

    • A.

      2001

    • B.

      1961

    • C.

      1997

    • D.

      1987

    Correct Answer
    D. 1987
    Explanation
    The Detroit Pistons advanced to their conference finals for the first time in 1987.

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  • 14. 

    What was the Detroit Pistons' home record for the 2007-08 regular season?

    • A.

      Dec-32

    • B.

      34-7

    • C.

      15-16

    • D.

      39-0

    Correct Answer
    B. 34-7
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 34-7. This indicates that the Detroit Pistons had a home record of 34 wins and 7 losses during the 2007-08 regular season.

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  • 15. 

    Who did the Detroit Pistons face in the final game of their 2007-08 season?

    • A.

      Cleveland Cavaliers

    • B.

      Washington Wizards

    • C.

      Orlando Magic

    • D.

      Seattle SuperSonics

    Correct Answer
    A. Cleveland Cavaliers
    Explanation
    The Detroit Pistons faced the Cleveland Cavaliers in the final game of their 2007-08 season.

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