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Are you a basketball fan? Well, you may be in look, because the NBA’s Salt Lake City-based team is under the spotlight in this quiz. How much can you tell us about The Utah Jazz? Let’s find out right now!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which Utah player won the NBA Most Valuable Player Award in 1996-97?

    • A.

      John Stockton

    • B.

      Jeff Hornachek

    • C.

      Moses Malone

    • D.

      Karl Malone

    Correct Answer
    D. Karl Malone
    Explanation
    Karl Malone won the NBA Most Valuable Player Award in 1996-97.

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  • 2. 

    Which pro made First Team All NBA for Utah during the 1989-90 basketball season?

    • A.

      David Thompson

    • B.

      Wilt Chamberlain

    • C.

      Karl Malone

    • D.

      Shaquille O'Neal

    Correct Answer
    C. Karl Malone
    Explanation
    Karl Malone made First Team All NBA for Utah during the 1989-90 basketball season. This means that he was recognized as one of the top five players in the league that season. Malone's exceptional performance and contributions to the Utah team during that year earned him this prestigious honor.

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  • 3. 

    Who won the 1996-97 NBA Championship beating the Utah Jazz 4 to 2?

    • A.

      Boston Celtics

    • B.

      Houston Rockets

    • C.

      Chicago Bulls

    • D.

      Syracuse Nationals

    Correct Answer
    C. Chicago Bulls
    Explanation
    The Chicago Bulls won the 1996-97 NBA Championship by defeating the Utah Jazz 4 to 2.

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  • 4. 

    The 28th pick of the first round in the 1999 NBA Draft by the Utah Jazz was?

    • A.

      Keon Clark

    • B.

      Scott Padgett

    • C.

      Stephon Marbury

    • D.

      Etan Thomas

    Correct Answer
    B. Scott Padgett
    Explanation
    Scott Padgett was the 28th pick of the first round in the 1999 NBA Draft by the Utah Jazz.

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  • 5. 

    Which NBA star hit the most 3-pointers for the Jazz in the 2004-2005 season?

    • A.

      Raja Bell

    • B.

      Peja Stojakovic

    • C.

      Jamal Crawford

    • D.

      Tracy McGrady

    Correct Answer
    A. Raja Bell
    Explanation
    Raja Bell hit the most 3-pointers for the Jazz in the 2004-2005 season.

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  • 6. 

    International basketball star Mehmet Okur comes from which nation?

    • A.

      Turkey

    • B.

      Brazil

    • C.

      Canada

    • D.

      Czech Republic

    Correct Answer
    A. Turkey
    Explanation
    Mehmet Okur is an international basketball star, and he is known to be from Turkey.

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  • 7. 

    Who did the Utah Jazz select with the 3rd pick in the 2005 NBA Draft?

    • A.

      Raymond Felton

    • B.

      Deron Williams

    • C.

      Chris Paul

    • D.

      Andrew Bogut

    Correct Answer
    B. Deron Williams
    Explanation
    In the 2005 NBA Draft, the Utah Jazz selected Deron Williams with the 3rd pick.

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  • 8. 

    What Utah Jazz player retired at the end of the 2005-06 NBA season?

    • A.

      Greg Ostertag

    • B.

      Carlos Boozer

    • C.

      Andrei Kirilenko

    • D.

      CJ Miles

    Correct Answer
    A. Greg Ostertag
    Explanation
    Greg Ostertag is the correct answer because he retired at the end of the 2005-06 NBA season. The other players listed, Carlos Boozer, Andrei Kirilenko, and CJ Miles, did not retire at that time.

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  • 9. 

    Which Utah Jazz player was a ferocious dunker but couldn't palm a basketball?

    • A.

      Thurl Bailey

    • B.

      Jeff Malone

    • C.

      Karl Malone

    • D.

      Darrell Griffith

    Correct Answer
    D. Darrell Griffith
    Explanation
    Darrell Griffith is the correct answer because he was known for his ferocious dunking ability despite not being able to palm a basketball. This means that he had to rely on his jumping ability and technique to execute powerful dunks, making him an impressive dunker despite the physical limitation of not being able to palm the ball.

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  • 10. 

    In how many seasons was Karl Malone the leader in total rebounds for the Utah Jazz?

    • A.

      19

    • B.

      18

    • C.

      17

    • D.

      16

    Correct Answer
    B. 18
    Explanation
    Karl Malone was the leader in total rebounds for the Utah Jazz for 18 seasons. This means that for 18 out of the total number of seasons he played for the Utah Jazz, he had the highest number of rebounds.

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  • 11. 

    In 1995, who did the Utah Jazz' John Stockton pass to become the NBA's all-time leader in assists?

    • A.

      Bob Cousy

    • B.

      Magic Johnson

    • C.

      Oscar Robertson

    • D.

      Nate Archibald

    Correct Answer
    B. Magic Johnson
    Explanation
    In 1995, John Stockton of the Utah Jazz passed Magic Johnson to become the NBA's all-time leader in assists. This means that Stockton had accumulated more assists throughout his career than any other player in NBA history, surpassing the previous record held by Magic Johnson.

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  • 12. 

    What is John Stockton's highest assist average ever in a season?

    • A.

      15.9

    • B.

      21.1

    • C.

      14.7

    • D.

      12.8

    Correct Answer
    C. 14.7
    Explanation
    John Stockton's highest assist average ever in a season is 14.7.

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  • 13. 

    What Utah Jazz player was the top scorer during the 1980-81 NBA season?

    • A.

      Otis Thorpe

    • B.

      Adrian Dantley

    • C.

      Glenn Robinson

    • D.

      Jalen Rose

    Correct Answer
    B. Adrian Dantley
    Explanation
    Adrian Dantley was the top scorer during the 1980-81 NBA season for the Utah Jazz. This can be inferred from the question which asks for the top scorer during that specific season. Otis Thorpe, Glenn Robinson, and Jalen Rose are not relevant to the question and can be eliminated as options.

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  • 14. 

    The Utah Jazz had the 14th leading scorer during the 1982-83 NBA season, who was?

    • A.

      Clyde Drexler

    • B.

      Bernard King

    • C.

      Darrell Griffith

    • D.

      Tim Hardaway

    Correct Answer
    C. Darrell Griffith
    Explanation
    Darrell Griffith was the 14th leading scorer during the 1982-83 NBA season for the Utah Jazz.

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