NBA Trivia: Minnesota Timberwolves! Quiz

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NBA Trivia: Minnesota Timberwolves! Quiz

Are you a fan of the Minnesota Timberwolves? The team made its debut in the year 1989 and got its name from a naming contest in which 17 entrants chose it to be the official name. There are a lot of people who claim to be loyal fans of the team, but they cannot identify some of the iconic games and players the team has had. To see if you are among the fakers, we have designed this quiz. Do give it a shot!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the name of the Minnesota Timberwolves' mascot?
    • A. 

      Crunch

    • B. 

      Jammer

    • C. 

      Timber

    • D. 

      Piggy

  • 2. 
    Which categories did Minnesota Timberwolves Anthony Peeler lead Missouri when he graduated?
    • A. 

      Blocks And Fouls

    • B. 

      Steals And Blocks

    • C. 

      Steals And Assists

    • D. 

      Assists And Fouls

  • 3. 
    Who does former Minnesota Timberwolves Christian Laettner list as his favorite author?
    • A. 

      Tom Clancy

    • B. 

      J.K. Rowling

    • C. 

      J.R.R. Tolkein

    • D. 

      Stephen King

  • 4. 
    The 1998 6-year contract the Minnesota Timberwolves gave Kevin Garnett was worth how much?
    • A. 

      $154 Million

    • B. 

      $126 Million

    • C. 

      $200 Million

    • D. 

      $99 Million

  • 5. 
    In which year did the Minnesota Timberwolves draft college freshman Stephon Marbury?
    • A. 

      1996

    • B. 

      2000

    • C. 

      1994

    • D. 

      1999

  • 6. 
    The 1990 arrival of the Minnesota Timberwolves was 30 years after which team left?
    • A. 

      The Magic

    • B. 

      The Cavaliers

    • C. 

      The Lakers

    • D. 

      The Bulls

  • 7. 
    Minnesota Timberwolves Christian Laettner was named after a Marlon Brando character in which film?
    • A. 

      Julius Caesar

    • B. 

      The Young Lions

    • C. 

      The Wild One

    • D. 

      On The Waterfront

  • 8. 
    The 4XL (For Excellence & Leadership) Foundation was founded by which Minnesota Timberwolves player?
    • A. 

      Kevin Garnett

    • B. 

      Terrell Brandon

    • C. 

      Randy Foye

    • D. 

      Rashad McCants

  • 9. 
    Which 1996 Minnesota Timberwolves player had the team's first ever 20 point, 20 rebound game?
    • A. 

      Kevin Garnett

    • B. 

      Dale Ellis

    • C. 

      Terry Porter

    • D. 

      Tom Gugliotta

  • 10. 
    Before the arrival of the Timberwolves, how many pro basketball teams had called Milwaukee home?
    • A. 

      None

    • B. 

      One

    • C. 

      Two

    • D. 

      Three

  • 11. 
    When was Doug West, the last original Minnesota Timberwolves player, traded to the Memphis Grizzlies?
    • A. 

      1997

    • B. 

      1986

    • C. 

      1994

    • D. 

      2003

  • 12. 
    Which former NBA point guard was Minnesota Timberwolves Chauncey Billups' favorite player?
    • A. 

      John Stockton

    • B. 

      Patrick Ewing

    • C. 

      Dominique Wilkins

    • D. 

      Magic Johnson

  • 13. 
    How many draft picks did the Minnesota Timberwolves lose for Joe Smith's illegal contract?
    • A. 

      Two

    • B. 

      One

    • C. 

      Five

    • D. 

      None

  • 14. 
    Who were the 2001 Minnesota Timberwolves playing when Chauncey Billups scored his 2,000th point?
    • A. 

      Memphis Grizzlies

    • B. 

      Golden State Warriors

    • C. 

      Chicago Bulls

    • D. 

      Toronto Raptors

  • 15. 
    By 2007, Minnesota Timberwolves Thurl Bailey played all but which instrument?
    • A. 

      Violin

    • B. 

      Trombone

    • C. 

      Piano

    • D. 

      Saxophone