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  • 1. 

    What Golden State Warrior entered a hospital in December 1987 for treatment for an alcohol problem?

    • A.

      Winston Garland

    • B.

      Chris Washburn

    • C.

      Phil Ford

    • D.

      Chris Mullin

    Correct Answer
    D. Chris Mullin
    Explanation
    Chris Mullin entered a hospital in December 1987 for treatment for an alcohol problem.

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  • 2. 

    What Golden State Warrior was named MVP of the 1975 NBA Finals?

    • A.

      Rick Barry

    • B.

      Clifford Ray

    • C.

      Nate Thurmond

    • D.

      Keith Wilkes

    Correct Answer
    A. Rick Barry
    Explanation
    Rick Barry was named the MVP of the 1975 NBA Finals because he played a crucial role in leading the Golden State Warriors to victory. He had an outstanding performance throughout the series, averaging 29.5 points, 4.8 assists, and 5.0 rebounds per game. Barry's scoring ability, leadership, and overall impact on the court made him the most valuable player of the finals.

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  • 3. 

    In 1994, the Golden State Warriors traded Chris Webber to the Bullets for 3 draft picks and whom?

    • A.

      Tom Gugliotta

    • B.

      Clifford Rozier

    • C.

      Rony Seikaly

    • D.

      Carlos Rogers

    Correct Answer
    A. Tom Gugliotta
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Tom Gugliotta. In 1994, the Golden State Warriors traded Chris Webber to the Bullets in exchange for 3 draft picks and Tom Gugliotta.

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  • 4. 

    On March 12, 2007, the Golden State Warriors snapped which team's 17-game winning streak?

    • A.

      Dallas Mavericks

    • B.

      San Antonio Spurs

    • C.

      Detroit Pistons

    • D.

      Phoenix Suns

    Correct Answer
    A. Dallas Mavericks
    Explanation
    The Golden State Warriors snapped the Dallas Mavericks' 17-game winning streak on March 12, 2007.

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  • 5. 

    In what season did the Golden State Warriors begin playing at Oracle Arena?

    • A.

      1998-1999

    • B.

      1999-2000

    • C.

      1997-1998

    • D.

      1996-1997

    Correct Answer
    C. 1997-1998
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1997-1998. This is the season in which the Golden State Warriors began playing at Oracle Arena.

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  • 6. 

    During the 2006-07 season, the Golden State Warriors finished second in team scoring to which team?

    • A.

      Dallas Mavericks

    • B.

      Denver Nuggets

    • C.

      Phoenix Suns

    • D.

      Washington Wizards

    Correct Answer
    C. Phoenix Suns
    Explanation
    During the 2006-07 season, the Golden State Warriors finished second in team scoring to the Phoenix Suns. This means that the Phoenix Suns scored more points as a team than the Golden State Warriors during that season.

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  • 7. 

    In 1980, the Golden State Warriors traded a first-round draft pick and whom to the Boston Celtics?

    • A.

      John Lucas

    • B.

      Wayne Cooper

    • C.

      Phil Smith

    • D.

      Robert Parrish

    Correct Answer
    D. Robert Parrish
    Explanation
    In 1980, the Golden State Warriors traded a first-round draft pick and Robert Parrish to the Boston Celtics.

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  • 8. 

    What was the first year the Warriors played under the Golden State name in the NBA?

    • A.

      1971

    • B.

      1954

    • C.

      1949

    • D.

      1962

    Correct Answer
    A. 1971
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1971. This is the year in which the Warriors started playing under the name "Golden State" in the NBA. Prior to that, they were known as the San Francisco Warriors. The change in name was made to represent the entire state of California rather than just one city.

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  • 9. 

    During 2006-07, Don Nelson replaced which Golden State Warriors coach?

    • A.

      Eric Musselman

    • B.

      Dave Cowens

    • C.

      Brian Winters

    • D.

      Mike Montgomery

    Correct Answer
    D. Mike Montgomery
    Explanation
    During the 2006-07 season, Don Nelson replaced Mike Montgomery as the coach of the Golden State Warriors. This suggests that Montgomery was the coach prior to Nelson taking over.

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  • 10. 

    Which 1970's Golden State Warriors player was known for his old-fashioned underhand free throws?

    • A.

      Jeff Mullins

    • B.

      Nate Thurmond

    • C.

      Keith Wilkes

    • D.

      Rick Barry

    Correct Answer
    D. Rick Barry
    Explanation
    Rick Barry is the correct answer because he was known for his old-fashioned underhand free throws. Unlike most players who shoot free throws overhand, Barry used the underhand technique throughout his career. This unique style was highly effective, as he had a career free throw percentage of 89.3%. Barry's underhand free throws were often referred to as "granny shots" and were a signature aspect of his playing style.

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  • 11. 

    5n 1991, who did the Golden State Warriors trade to the Sacramento Kings for Billy Owens?

    • A.

      Mitch Richmond

    • B.

      Tim Hardaway

    • C.

      Kenny Battle

    • D.

      Chris Mullin

    Correct Answer
    A. Mitch Richmond
    Explanation
    In 1991, the Golden State Warriors traded Mitch Richmond to the Sacramento Kings in exchange for Billy Owens.

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  • 12. 

    How many games did the Golden State Warriors win during the 2007 NBA playoffs?

    • A.

      6

    • B.

      7

    • C.

      5

    • D.

      4

    Correct Answer
    C. 5
    Explanation
    The Golden State Warriors won 5 games during the 2007 NBA playoffs.

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  • 13. 

    In 2001, the Golden State Warriors set a team record for worst season by winning how many games?

    • A.

      17

    • B.

      16

    • C.

      19

    • D.

      18

    Correct Answer
    A. 17
    Explanation
    In the 2001 season, the Golden State Warriors had their worst performance as a team, winning only 17 games. This means that they lost the majority of their games that season, making it their least successful season in terms of wins.

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  • 14. 

    How many times in the 1990's did the Golden State Warriors make the NBA playoffs?

    • A.

      4

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      1

    Correct Answer
    C. 3
    Explanation
    In the 1990s, the Golden State Warriors made the NBA playoffs three times.

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  • 15. 

    Who was not one of four the Golden State Warriors acquired from the Indiana Pacers in January 2007?

    • A.

      Sarunas Jasikevicius

    • B.

      Al Harrington

    • C.

      Matt Barnes

    • D.

      Stephen Jackson

    Correct Answer
    C. Matt Barnes
    Explanation
    Matt Barnes was not one of the four Golden State Warriors acquired from the Indiana Pacers in January 2007.

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