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  • 1. 

    Tracy McGrady left the Toronto Raptors in 2000 to go with what NBA team?

    • A.

      Detroit Pistons

    • B.

      Seattle SuperSonics

    • C.

      Houston Rockets

    • D.

      Orlando Magic

    Correct Answer
    D. Orlando Magic
    Explanation
    Tracy McGrady left the Toronto Raptors in 2000 to join the Orlando Magic.

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  • 2. 

    Which team did Lenny Wilkins coach before coming to the Toronto Raptors?

    • A.

      Seattle Supersonics

    • B.

      New York Knicks

    • C.

      Cleveland Cavaliers

    • D.

      Atlanta Hawks

    Correct Answer
    D. Atlanta Hawks
    Explanation
    Lenny Wilkins coached the Atlanta Hawks before coming to the Toronto Raptors.

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  • 3. 

    In 2002-03, the Toronto Raptors became the first team not to dress how many players for a single game?

    • A.

      11

    • B.

      13

    • C.

      12

    • D.

      10

    Correct Answer
    C. 12
    Explanation
    In the 2002-03 season, the Toronto Raptors made history by becoming the first team to not dress 12 players for a single game. This means that they had fewer than 12 players available to play in that particular game. The exact reason for this is unknown, but it could be due to injuries, suspensions, or other unforeseen circumstances that left the team short-handed.

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  • 4. 

    Which Toronto Raptors player was named the 1999 NBA Rookie of the Year?

    • A.

      Vince Carter

    • B.

      Sean Marks

    • C.

      Tracy McGrady

    • D.

      LaMark Baker

    Correct Answer
    A. Vince Carter
    Explanation
    Vince Carter was named the 1999 NBA Rookie of the Year because he had an outstanding debut season with the Toronto Raptors. Carter made a significant impact on the team, averaging 18.3 points, 5.7 rebounds, and 3 assists per game. He showcased his incredible athleticism through numerous highlight-reel dunks and became a fan favorite. Carter's performance and contributions to the Raptors' success during his rookie year made him the deserving recipient of the Rookie of the Year award.

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  • 5. 

    Which Toronto Raptor won the All-Star Slam Dunk Contest in the 1999-2000 season?

    • A.

      Antonio Davis

    • B.

      Chris Bosh

    • C.

      Tracy McGrady

    • D.

      Vince Carter

    Correct Answer
    D. Vince Carter
    Explanation
    Vince Carter won the All-Star Slam Dunk Contest in the 1999-2000 season. He is known for his incredible athleticism and was one of the most exciting players to watch during his career. Carter's performance in the dunk contest was particularly memorable, as he showcased his creativity and ability to execute high-flying dunks. His victory in the contest solidified his status as one of the greatest dunkers in NBA history.

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  • 6. 

    While playing with the Toronto Raptors, Vince Carter shared the court with which of his cousins?

    • A.

      Popeye Jones

    • B.

      Kenny Anderson

    • C.

      Yao Ming

    • D.

      Tracy McGrady

    Correct Answer
    D. Tracy McGrady
    Explanation
    Vince Carter shared the court with his cousin Tracy McGrady while playing with the Toronto Raptors.

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  • 7. 

    The naming of the Toronto Raptors is associated with the popularity of what film?

    • A.

      The Terminator

    • B.

      Jumanji

    • C.

      Jurassic Park

    • D.

      Heat

    Correct Answer
    C. Jurassic Park
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Jurassic Park. The Toronto Raptors got their name from a public naming contest held in 1994. The name "Raptors" was chosen because of the popularity of the film Jurassic Park, which was released the previous year. The team's logo also featured a dinosaur, further connecting it to the movie.

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  • 8. 

    What Toronto Raptor was named the Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month in February 2008?

    • A.

      Carlos Delfino

    • B.

      Jose Calderon

    • C.

      Jamario Moon

    • D.

      Joey Graham

    Correct Answer
    C. Jamario Moon
    Explanation
    Jamario Moon was named the Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month in February 2008.

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  • 9. 

    Who did the Toronto Raptors deal Vince Carter to in a trade that brought in Alonzo Mourning?

    • A.

      Charlotte Hornets

    • B.

      New Jersey Nets

    • C.

      Atlanta Hawks

    • D.

      Denver Nuggets

    Correct Answer
    B. New Jersey Nets
    Explanation
    The Toronto Raptors traded Vince Carter to the New Jersey Nets in a deal that brought in Alonzo Mourning.

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  • 10. 

    Which Toronto Raptor was selected to play with the Eastern Conference in the 2008 All-Star Game?

    • A.

      Chris Bosh

    • B.

      Linton Johnson

    • C.

      Joey Graham

    • D.

      Anthony Parker

    Correct Answer
    A. Chris Bosh
    Explanation
    Chris Bosh was selected to play with the Eastern Conference in the 2008 All-Star Game.

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  • 11. 

    In 1998, the Toronto Raptors drafted which of these former UNC stars?

    • A.

      Walt Williams

    • B.

      Tracy McGrady

    • C.

      Vince Carter

    • D.

      Carlos Rogers

    Correct Answer
    C. Vince Carter
    Explanation
    Vince Carter was drafted by the Toronto Raptors in 1998. He was a former UNC star who had a successful career in the NBA. Carter is known for his incredible athleticism and dunking ability, earning him the nickname "Air Canada." He played for the Raptors for seven seasons and became one of the franchise's most iconic players. Carter's time with the Raptors helped put the team on the map and made him a fan favorite.

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  • 12. 

    Who did the Toronto Raptors draft in the first round of the 1998 College Draft?

    • A.

      Mamdou N'diaye

    • B.

      Antawn Jamison

    • C.

      George Zidek

    • D.

      Anthony Parker

    Correct Answer
    B. Antawn Jamison
    Explanation
    Antawn Jamison was drafted by the Toronto Raptors in the first round of the 1998 College Draft.

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  • 13. 

    What was the Toronto Raptors record halfway through the 2005-06 NBA season?

    • A.

      21-19

    • B.

      14-27

    • C.

      19-21

    • D.

      27-14

    Correct Answer
    B. 14-27
    Explanation
    The Toronto Raptors had a record of 14-27 halfway through the 2005-06 NBA season. This means that they had won 14 games and lost 27 games at that point in the season.

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  • 14. 

    How many games did the Toronto Raptors lose in a row at the start of the 2005-06 NBA season?

    • A.

      15

    • B.

      9

    • C.

      2

    • D.

      5

    Correct Answer
    B. 9
    Explanation
    In the 2005-06 NBA season, the Toronto Raptors lost 9 games in a row at the start.

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  • 15. 

    What was the Toronto Raptors 2005-06 record in the Eastern Conference?

    • A.

      21-21

    • B.

      20-32

    • C.

      25-16

    • D.

      29-Dec

    Correct Answer
    B. 20-32
    Explanation
    The Toronto Raptors had a record of 20-32 in the Eastern Conference during the 2005-06 season. This means that they won 20 games and lost 32 games against teams in the Eastern Conference that season.

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