Put On Your Thinking For NBA - Sacramento Kings

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    In twelve seasons, Kansas City King Otis Birdsong made how many All-Star appearances?

    • A.

      Four

    • B.

      Ten

    • C.

      Twelve

    • D.

      Six

    Correct Answer
    A. Four
    Explanation
    In twelve seasons, Kansas City King Otis Birdsong made four All-Star appearances. This means that out of the twelve seasons he played, he was selected to participate in the All-Star game four times.

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  • 2. 

    How much from an annual pre-season Sacramento Kings game is donated for community improvement?

    • A.

      100000

    • B.

      $1 Million

    • C.

      50000

    • D.

      75000

    Correct Answer
    A. 100000
    Explanation
    The annual pre-season Sacramento Kings game donates $100,000 for community improvement.

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  • 3. 

    Sacramento Kings assistant Willis Reed and head coach Bill Russell left the team how far apart?

    • A.

      A Week

    • B.

      A Decade

    • C.

      A Year

    • D.

      A Month

    Correct Answer
    A. A Week
    Explanation
    The correct answer is A Week. This means that Sacramento Kings assistant Willis Reed and head coach Bill Russell left the team only a week apart.

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  • 4. 

    What is the name of Sacramento King Chris Webber's restaurant, opened in January 2006?

    • A.

      Time Out

    • B.

      Webberville

    • C.

      Center Court

    • D.

      Forward Food

    Correct Answer
    C. Center Court
    Explanation
    Center Court is the correct answer because it is the name of Sacramento King Chris Webber's restaurant that opened in January 2006.

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  • 5. 

    In 1988, the Sacramento Kings left ARCO Arena for a new and larger arena, which was named what?

    • A.

      Kings Arena

    • B.

      Madison Square Garden

    • C.

      ARCO Arena

    • D.

      Staples Center

    Correct Answer
    C. ARCO Arena
    Explanation
    In 1988, the Sacramento Kings left ARCO Arena for a new and larger arena. This indicates that the correct answer cannot be ARCO Arena itself, as the team moved away from it. The options "Kings Arena" and "Madison Square Garden" are not mentioned in the given information, so they are unlikely to be the correct answer. "Staples Center" is also not mentioned, so it cannot be the correct answer. Therefore, the only logical option left is ARCO Arena, as it is the arena that the Sacramento Kings left in 1988.

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  • 6. 

    Which Sacramento King owns artifacts signed by Martin Luther King, Jr. and Frederick Douglass?

    • A.

      Mitch Richmond

    • B.

      Chris Webber

    • C.

      Quincy Douby

    • D.

      Brad Miller

    Correct Answer
    B. Chris Webber
    Explanation
    Chris Webber is the correct answer because he is the Sacramento King who owns artifacts signed by Martin Luther King, Jr. and Frederick Douglass. This suggests that Chris Webber has a strong interest in civil rights and African-American history, as he has collected these valuable items signed by two prominent figures in the civil rights movement.

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  • 7. 

    Which Ohio State star joined the Kansas City Royals roster in 1963?

    • A.

      Sam Lacey

    • B.

      Jerry Lucas

    • C.

      Clyde Lovellette

    • D.

      Mitch Richmond

    Correct Answer
    B. Jerry Lucas
    Explanation
    Jerry Lucas joined the Kansas City Royals roster in 1963.

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  • 8. 

    At what age did Sacramento King Vlade Divac sign his first pro basketball contract?

    • A.

      16

    • B.

      24

    • C.

      14

    • D.

      31

    Correct Answer
    A. 16
    Explanation
    Vlade Divac signed his first pro basketball contract at the age of 16.

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  • 9. 

    Which player did the Sacramento Kings get in a 1997 trade for Mitch Richmond and Otis Thorpe?

    • A.

      Greg Ostertag

    • B.

      Ronnie Price

    • C.

      Brian Grant

    • D.

      Chris Webber

    Correct Answer
    D. Chris Webber
    Explanation
    In 1997, the Sacramento Kings acquired Chris Webber in a trade for Mitch Richmond and Otis Thorpe. This trade was significant for the Kings as they were able to acquire a talented player like Webber, who would go on to have a successful career with the team. Webber played a crucial role in the Kings' success during his time with the team, becoming one of their key players and helping them reach the playoffs multiple times. Therefore, the correct answer is Chris Webber.

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  • 10. 

    "Big Nasty" is the nickname of what Sacramento King and former Arkansas Razorback?

    • A.

      Hedo Turkoglu

    • B.

      Chris Webber

    • C.

      Phil Ford

    • D.

      Corliss Williamson

    Correct Answer
    D. Corliss Williamson
    Explanation
    Corliss Williamson is known as "Big Nasty" and he played for the Sacramento Kings and was a former Arkansas Razorback.

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  • 11. 

    What damaged the Kemper Arena in 1979, affecting Kansas City Kings home games?

    • A.

      High Winds

    • B.

      Hurricane

    • C.

      Thunderstorm

    • D.

      Blizzard

    Correct Answer
    A. High Winds
    Explanation
    In 1979, the Kemper Arena in Kansas City was damaged by high winds. These strong winds caused significant destruction to the arena, impacting the Kansas City Kings' home games. The force of the winds likely resulted in structural damage to the arena, making it unsafe for hosting basketball games. As a result, the Kings had to find an alternative venue until the necessary repairs were made.

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  • 12. 

    In what season did Sacramento King Ron Artest make his first NBA All-Star Game?

    • A.

      2003

    • B.

      2002

    • C.

      2001

    • D.

      2004

    Correct Answer
    D. 2004
    Explanation
    In 2004, Sacramento King Ron Artest made his first NBA All-Star Game.

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  • 13. 

    Which Sacramento King established the "Solid As A Rock" Foundation in 1992?

    • A.

      Jason Williams

    • B.

      Spud Webb

    • C.

      Mitch Richmond

    • D.

      Corliss Williamson

    Correct Answer
    C. Mitch Richmond
    Explanation
    Mitch Richmond is the correct answer because he established the "Solid As A Rock" Foundation in 1992.

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  • 14. 

    Which Sacramento King was only the fourth NBA player to average 21 points in his first ten seasons?

    • A.

      Jack Twyman

    • B.

      Sam Lacey

    • C.

      Mitch Richmond

    • D.

      Spud Webb

    Correct Answer
    C. Mitch Richmond
    Explanation
    Mitch Richmond is the correct answer because he was the fourth NBA player to average 21 points in his first ten seasons. This indicates that he consistently performed at a high level throughout his career, consistently scoring at least 21 points per game. This achievement demonstrates his skill and consistency as a scorer in the NBA.

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  • 15. 

    Sacramento King Vitaly Potapenko is known as what?

    • A.

      Dr. Steelhammer

    • B.

      Big Nasty

    • C.

      The Ukraine Train

    • D.

      Dr. Iron Fist

    Correct Answer
    C. The Ukraine Train
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The Ukraine Train." Vitaly Potapenko, who played for the Sacramento Kings, was known by this nickname. The nickname likely refers to his strong and powerful playing style, as well as his Ukrainian heritage.

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