The Ultimate Quiz On NBA 2012-2013

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  • 1. 

    In 2013, The Portland Trail Blazers traded draft picks to which team for Allen Crabbe?

    • A.

      Brooklyn Nets

    • B.

      Cleveland Cavaliers

    • C.

      Sacramento Kings

    • D.

      Atlanta Hawks

    Correct Answer
    B. Cleveland Cavaliers
  • 2. 

    Which player did the Utah Jazz waive in March of 2013?

    • A.

      Raja Bell

    • B.

      Rajon Rondo

    • C.

      Tracy McGrady

    • D.

      Enes Kanter

    Correct Answer
    A. Raja Bell
    Explanation
    Raja Bell was waived by the Utah Jazz in March of 2013.

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  • 3. 

    Who was the only player to play in all 82 games for the Golden State Warriors in 2012-13?

    • A.

      Festus Ezeli

    • B.

      Klay Thompson

    • C.

      Kent Bazemore

    • D.

      Richard Jefferson

    Correct Answer
    B. Klay Thompson
    Explanation
    Klay Thompson was the only player to play in all 82 games for the Golden State Warriors in 2012-13. This means that he did not miss a single game throughout the entire season. Thompson's durability and consistency allowed him to contribute to the team's success by providing a reliable presence on the court for every game.

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  • 4. 

    2012-13 was the Golden State Warriors' first full season under which general manager?

    • A.

      Peter Guber

    • B.

      Bob Myers

    • C.

      Mark Jackson

    • D.

      Joe Lacob

    Correct Answer
    B. Bob Myers
    Explanation
    Bob Myers was the general manager for the Golden State Warriors during the 2012-13 season. This was their first full season under his leadership. Myers played a crucial role in building the team's roster and making strategic decisions that led to their success in later years, including multiple NBA championships.

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  • 5. 

    The 2012-2013 season was the first in which the L.A. Clippers swept which team?

    • A.

      Boston Celtics

    • B.

      Phoenix Suns

    • C.

      Portland Trail Blazers

    • D.

      L.A. Lakers

    Correct Answer
    D. L.A. Lakers
    Explanation
    In the 2012-2013 season, the L.A. Clippers achieved a clean sweep against the L.A. Lakers. This means that the Clippers won all of their games against the Lakers in that particular season. This was a significant achievement for the Clippers as it marked the first time they were able to sweep their cross-town rivals.

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  • 6. 

    The L.A. Lakers switched to which offensive system for the start of the 2012-13 season?

    • A.

      Stanford Offense

    • B.

      Cornell Offense

    • C.

      Harvard Offense

    • D.

      Princeton Offense

    Correct Answer
    D. Princeton Offense
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Princeton Offense. The question is asking which offensive system the L.A. Lakers switched to for the start of the 2012-13 season. The Princeton Offense is a basketball offensive strategy known for its constant movement, backdoor cuts, and team-oriented approach. The Lakers made this switch in an attempt to improve their offensive efficiency and incorporate more ball movement and player involvement.

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  • 7. 

    Who served as the interim coach of the L.A. Lakers for a brief period during the 2012-13 season?

    • A.

      Bernie Bickerstaff

    • B.

      Lenny Wilkens

    • C.

      Ed Tapscott

    • D.

      Phil Woolpert

    Correct Answer
    A. Bernie Bickerstaff
    Explanation
    Bernie Bickerstaff served as the interim coach of the L.A. Lakers for a brief period during the 2012-13 season.

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  • 8. 

    The Phoenix Suns' 2012-13 season was their first since 2004 without which player?

    • A.

      Shawn Marion

    • B.

      Amar'e Stoudemire

    • C.

      Quentin Richardson

    • D.

      Steve Nash

    Correct Answer
    D. Steve Nash
    Explanation
    The Phoenix Suns' 2012-13 season was their first since 2004 without Steve Nash. Steve Nash was a key player for the Suns, known for his exceptional playmaking and leadership skills. He had been with the team since 2004 and was a two-time NBA MVP during his tenure with the Suns. Nash's departure in 2012 marked the end of an era for the team and had a significant impact on their performance in the following season.

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  • 9. 

    Which player did the Phoenix Suns trade to the Toronto Raptors in February 2013?

    • A.

      Sebastian Telfair

    • B.

      Marcus Morris

    • C.

      Hamed Haddadi

    • D.

      Luis Scola

    Correct Answer
    A. Sebastian Telfair
    Explanation
    The Phoenix Suns traded Sebastian Telfair to the Toronto Raptors in February 2013.

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  • 10. 

    The Sacramento Kings completed a six-player trade with which team in February 2013?

    • A.

      Houston Rockets

    • B.

      Orlando Magic

    • C.

      New Orleans Hornets

    • D.

      Atlanta Hawks

    Correct Answer
    A. Houston Rockets
    Explanation
    In February 2013, the Sacramento Kings completed a six-player trade with the Houston Rockets. This trade involved exchanging players between the two teams, potentially to strengthen their respective rosters or address specific needs. The trade signifies a significant transaction between the Kings and the Rockets during that time period.

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  • 11. 

    During the 2012-13 season, the Dallas Mavericks grew beards until they did what?

    • A.

      Reached .500

    • B.

      Won 5 in a Row

    • C.

      Won 60 Games

    • D.

      Beat the Lakers

    Correct Answer
    A. Reached .500
    Explanation
    During the 2012-13 season, the Dallas Mavericks grew beards until they reached .500. This suggests that the team made a pact to grow beards until they achieved a win-loss record that was equal. This could have been a motivational tactic or a symbol of unity and determination among the players. Once they reached .500, they likely shaved their beards, indicating the accomplishment of their goal.

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  • 12. 

    Which player on the Dallas Mavericks missed a game against Toronto in 2012 due to the birth of his child?

    • A.

      Dirk Nowitzki

    • B.

      Dominique Jones

    • C.

      Elton Brand

    • D.

      Jared Cunningham

    Correct Answer
    C. Elton Brand
    Explanation
    Elton Brand missed a game against Toronto in 2012 due to the birth of his child.

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  • 13. 

    Which player did the Houston Rockets acquire from the Sacramento Kings in 2013?

    • A.

      Cole Aldrich

    • B.

      Toney Douglas

    • C.

      Thomas Robinson

    • D.

      Patrick Patterson

    Correct Answer
    C. Thomas Robinson
    Explanation
    In 2013, the Houston Rockets acquired Thomas Robinson from the Sacramento Kings.

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  • 14. 

    The Houston Rockets were second in the NBA in which category in 2012-13?

    • A.

      Assists

    • B.

      Blocks

    • C.

      Total Rebounds

    • D.

      Points

    Correct Answer
    D. Points
    Explanation
    The Houston Rockets were second in the NBA in points in the 2012-13 season. This means that they scored the second highest number of points among all the teams in the league during that season. Points are a measure of offensive success in basketball, so this indicates that the Rockets had a strong offensive performance during that season.

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  • 15. 

    Which team won exactly two games against the Memphis Grizzlies during the 2012-13 NBA playoffs?

    • A.

      Oklahoma City Thunder

    • B.

      L.A. Clippers

    • C.

      San Antonio Spurs

    • D.

      Golden State Warriors

    Correct Answer
    B. L.A. Clippers
    Explanation
    The L.A. Clippers won exactly two games against the Memphis Grizzlies during the 2012-13 NBA playoffs.

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