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  • 1. 

    Who did the Boston Celtics beat in the 1980-81 NBA Championship?

    • A. 

      Philadelphia Warriors

    • B. 

      Los Angeles Lakers

    • C. 

      Houston Rockets

    • D. 

      New York Knicks

    Correct Answer
    C. Houston Rockets
    Explanation
    In the 1980-81 NBA Championship, the Boston Celtics defeated the Houston Rockets.

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  • 2. 

    Who did the Celtics trade to San Francisco for Parrish and McHale?

    • A. 

      Charley Scott And Mel Counts

    • B. 

      Joe Barry Carroll

    • C. 

      Rick Barry

    • D. 

      Paul Westphal And Danny Ainge

    Correct Answer
    B. Joe Barry Carroll
    Explanation
    The Celtics traded Joe Barry Carroll to San Francisco for Parrish and McHale.

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  • 3. 

    Who did the NBA's Boston Celtics give to Phoenix for Charley Scott?

    • A. 

      Danny Ainge

    • B. 

      Neal Walk

    • C. 

      Ed Pickney

    • D. 

      Paul Westphal

    Correct Answer
    D. Paul Westphal
    Explanation
    The NBA's Boston Celtics traded Paul Westphal to the Phoenix Suns in exchange for Charley Scott.

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  • 4. 

    Who was selected #18 in the first round of the 2005 NBA Draft by the Celtics?

    • A. 

      Antoine Wright

    • B. 

      Gerald Green

    • C. 

      Andrew Bynum

    • D. 

      Ian Mahinmi

    Correct Answer
    B. Gerald Green
    Explanation
    Gerald Green was selected as the #18 pick in the first round of the 2005 NBA Draft by the Celtics.

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  • 5. 

    Which Boston Celtic had 149 total points but no three-pointers in the 2004-05 season?

    • A. 

      Al Jefferson

    • B. 

      Kendrick Perkins

    • C. 

      Jiri Welsch

    • D. 

      Ricky Davis

    Correct Answer
    B. Kendrick Perkins
    Explanation
    Kendrick Perkins is the correct answer because he had 149 total points in the 2004-05 season but did not make any three-pointers. This means that all of his points came from two-point field goals or free throws, indicating that he was primarily scoring inside the paint or at the free-throw line rather than shooting from beyond the arc.

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  • 6. 

    In 2005, where did the Celtics play their home games?

    • A. 

      Nassau Coliseum

    • B. 

      Boston Garden

    • C. 

      Fleet Center

    • D. 

      United Center

    Correct Answer
    C. Fleet Center
    Explanation
    In 2005, the Celtics played their home games at the Fleet Center.

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  • 7. 

    What is the name of the Celtics mascot?

    • A. 

      Money The Leprechaun

    • B. 

      Lucky The Leprechaun

    • C. 

      Green The Leprechaun

    • D. 

      Larry The Leprechaun

    Correct Answer
    B. Lucky The Leprechaun
    Explanation
    Lucky The Leprechaun is the correct answer because Lucky is the official mascot of the Boston Celtics. He is a leprechaun character who represents the team and is often seen at their games and events. The other options, Money The Leprechaun, Green The Leprechaun, and Larry The Leprechaun, are not the correct names of the Celtics mascot.

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  • 8. 

    Who swept the Celtics in the 2003 playoffs?

    • A. 

      Pacers

    • B. 

      Nets

    • C. 

      Trail Blazers

    • D. 

      Knicks

    Correct Answer
    B. Nets
    Explanation
    In the 2003 playoffs, the team that swept the Celtics was the Nets. This means that the Nets won all the games in the series against the Celtics, without losing any.

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  • 9. 

    What was the Boston Celtics' home record in the 2005-2006 NBA season?

    • A. 

      33-8

    • B. 

      16-25

    • C. 

      21-20

    • D. 

      31-Dec

    Correct Answer
    C. 21-20
    Explanation
    The Boston Celtics' home record in the 2005-2006 NBA season was 21-20. This means that they won 21 games and lost 20 games when playing at home during that season.

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  • 10. 

    Who did the Boston Celtics choose as the 50th pick in the 2005 NBA Draft?

    • A. 

      Ryan Gomes

    • B. 

      Harold Miner

    • C. 

      Delonte West

    • D. 

      Jay Williams

    Correct Answer
    A. Ryan Gomes
    Explanation
    The Boston Celtics chose Ryan Gomes as the 50th pick in the 2005 NBA Draft.

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  • 11. 

    What was the Boston Celtics win percentage in the 2005-2006 NBA season?

    • A. 

      0.402

    • B. 

      0.785

    • C. 

      0.256

    • D. 

      0.512

    Correct Answer
    A. 0.402
    Explanation
    The Boston Celtics win percentage in the 2005-2006 NBA season was 0.402. This means that they won approximately 40.2% of their games that season.

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  • 12. 

    Where did the Boston Celtics play their home games in the 2005-2006 season?

    • A. 

      Madison Square Garden

    • B. 

      The Fleet Center

    • C. 

      The Staples Center

    • D. 

      TD Banknorth Garden

    Correct Answer
    D. TD Banknorth Garden
    Explanation
    The Boston Celtics played their home games in TD Banknorth Garden during the 2005-2006 season.

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  • 13. 

    What is the nickname of 2006 Boston Celtics All-Star Paul Pierce?

    • A. 

      Answer

    • B. 

      Flash

    • C. 

      Paul Diesel

    • D. 

      Truth

    Correct Answer
    D. Truth
    Explanation
    The nickname "Truth" is a reference to Paul Pierce's ability to consistently deliver and perform at a high level on the basketball court. It signifies his honesty and reliability as a player.

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  • 14. 

    Who represented the Celtics on the Sophomore team for the 2006 Rookie Challenge?

    • A. 

      Rajon Rondo

    • B. 

      Sebastian Telfair

    • C. 

      Kendrick Perkins

    • D. 

      Delonte West

    Correct Answer
    D. Delonte West
    Explanation
    Delonte West represented the Celtics on the Sophomore team for the 2006 Rookie Challenge.

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  • 15. 

    What player was advised by NBA legend Bill Russell to stop feuding with a former teammate?

    • A. 

      Kobe Bryant

    • B. 

      Jason Kidd

    • C. 

      Shaquille O'Neal

    • D. 

      Dennis Rodman

    Correct Answer
    C. Shaquille O'Neal
    Explanation
    NBA legend Bill Russell advised Shaquille O'Neal to stop feuding with a former teammate.

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