The Ultimate Quiz On NHL - Pittsburgh Penguins

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  • 1. 

    What Penguin made his 2007-08 rookie debut in a February 13th game against Boston?

    • A.

      Les Binkley

    • B.

      Kris Letang

    • C.

      Alex Goligoski

    • D.

      Evgeni Malkin

    Correct Answer
    C. Alex Goligoski
    Explanation
    Alex Goligoski made his 2007-08 rookie debut in a February 13th game against Boston.

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  • 2. 

    Who was the overall points leader for the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1970-71 season?

    • A.

      Keith McCreary

    • B.

      Bryan Hextall

    • C.

      Mario Lemieux

    • D.

      Dean Prentice

    Correct Answer
    B. Bryan Hextall
    Explanation
    Bryan Hextall was the overall points leader for the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1970-71 season.

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  • 3. 

    Who was the Pittsburgh Penguins' leader for assists in 12 different seasons?

    • A.

      Syl Apps

    • B.

      Jaromir Jagr

    • C.

      Tom Barrasso

    • D.

      Mario Lemieux

    Correct Answer
    D. Mario Lemieux
    Explanation
    Mario Lemieux was the Pittsburgh Penguins' leader for assists in 12 different seasons. This means that in 12 separate seasons, Lemieux had the highest number of assists among all the players on the team. Lemieux was known for his exceptional playmaking abilities and was able to consistently set up his teammates for scoring opportunities. His skill and vision on the ice allowed him to accumulate a high number of assists throughout his career, making him the leader in this category for multiple seasons.

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  • 4. 

    For how many consecutive years did Jaromir Jagr lead the Pittsburgh Penguins in goals scored?

    • A.

      Four

    • B.

      Five

    • C.

      Seven

    • D.

      Two

    Correct Answer
    A. Four
    Explanation
    Jaromir Jagr led the Pittsburgh Penguins in goals scored for four consecutive years. This means that for four years in a row, Jagr scored the most goals among all players on the Penguins team.

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  • 5. 

    How many game-winning goals did Aleksey Morosov score for the Penguins in the 2003-04 season?

    • A.

      One

    • B.

      Five

    • C.

      Eight

    • D.

      Three

    Correct Answer
    B. Five
    Explanation
    In the 2003-04 season, Aleksey Morosov scored five game-winning goals for the Penguins.

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  • 6. 

    In the 1990-91 season, who was the Pittsburgh Penguins leader for game-winning goals?

    • A.

      Joe Mullen

    • B.

      Mario Lemieux

    • C.

      Dunc McCallum

    • D.

      Mark Recchi

    Correct Answer
    D. Mark Recchi
    Explanation
    Mark Recchi was the Pittsburgh Penguins leader for game-winning goals in the 1990-91 season. This means that he scored the most goals that directly resulted in a win for the team. While the other options may have been important players for the Penguins during that season, they did not have as many game-winning goals as Recchi.

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  • 7. 

    How many power-play goals did Paul Gardner score for the Penguins in the 1981-82 season?

    • A.

      21

    • B.

      48

    • C.

      33

    • D.

      16

    Correct Answer
    A. 21
    Explanation
    In the 1981-82 season, Paul Gardner scored 21 power-play goals for the Penguins.

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  • 8. 

    In the 1992-93 season, who was the Penguins leader for power-play goals?

    • A.

      Kevin Stevens

    • B.

      Doug Shedden

    • C.

      Sidney Crosby

    • D.

      Mike Bullard

    Correct Answer
    A. Kevin Stevens
    Explanation
    Kevin Stevens was the Penguins leader for power-play goals in the 1992-93 season. This means that he scored the most goals for the team while they were on a power-play advantage.

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  • 9. 

    Which Penguin led the team in shorthanded goals for four consecutive seasons from 1978-82?

    • A.

      Michel Dion

    • B.

      Syl Apps

    • C.

      Pete Mahovlich

    • D.

      George Ferguson

    Correct Answer
    D. George Ferguson
    Explanation
    George Ferguson is the correct answer because he led the team in shorthanded goals for four consecutive seasons from 1978-82. This means that he scored the most goals while the team was shorthanded during those years. Michel Dion, Syl Apps, and Pete Mahovlich are not the correct answers because there is no information given about their shorthanded goal statistics.

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  • 10. 

    Who led the Penguins in penalty minutes for four consecutive seasons, from 1969-73?

    • A.

      Ken Wregget

    • B.

      Steve Durbano

    • C.

      Dunc McCallum

    • D.

      Bryan Watson

    Correct Answer
    D. Bryan Watson
    Explanation
    Bryan Watson is the correct answer because he led the Penguins in penalty minutes for four consecutive seasons, from 1969-73.

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  • 11. 

    What Pittsburgh Penguin led the team with 32 assists in the 1969-70 season?

    • A.

      Michel Briere

    • B.

      Syl Apps

    • C.

      Mark Recchi

    • D.

      Charlie Burns

    Correct Answer
    A. Michel Briere
    Explanation
    Michel Briere led the Pittsburgh Penguins with 32 assists in the 1969-70 season.

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  • 12. 

    For how many seasons was Pittsburgh Penguin Jaromir Jagr the team leader for shots on goal?

    • A.

      10

    • B.

      Two

    • C.

      Seven

    • D.

      Five

    Correct Answer
    C. Seven
    Explanation
    Jaromir Jagr was the team leader for shots on goal for the Pittsburgh Penguins for a total of seven seasons. This means that out of all the seasons he played for the Penguins, he had the highest number of shots on goal in seven of those seasons.

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  • 13. 

    Who was the Pittsburgh Penguins team leader for shots on goal in the 2003-04 season?

    • A.

      Sidney Crosby

    • B.

      Alexei Kovalev

    • C.

      Rico Fata

    • D.

      Rick Kehoe

    Correct Answer
    C. Rico Fata
    Explanation
    Rico Fata was the Pittsburgh Penguins team leader for shots on goal in the 2003-04 season.

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  • 14. 

    What was Penguin Marc-Andre Fleury's goals-against average for the 2005-06 season?

    • A.

      2.22

    • B.

      3.25

    • C.

      2.75

    • D.

      1.15

    Correct Answer
    B. 3.25
  • 15. 

    For how many seasons was Tom Barasso the Penguins' top game-winning goalie?

    • A.

      One

    • B.

      Eight

    • C.

      Five

    • D.

      Three

    Correct Answer
    B. Eight
    Explanation
    Tom Barasso was the Penguins' top game-winning goalie for eight seasons. This means that for a period of eight seasons, Barasso had the highest number of game-winning goals as a goalie for the Penguins. This indicates his consistent performance and ability to secure victories for the team over an extended period of time.

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  • 16. 

    Who was the leading Penguins goalie with five shutouts in the 1976-77 season?

    • A.

      Dunc Wilson

    • B.

      Greg Millen

    • C.

      Petr Nedved

    • D.

      Gary Inness

    Correct Answer
    A. Dunc Wilson
    Explanation
    Dunc Wilson was the leading Penguins goalie with five shutouts in the 1976-77 season.

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  • 17. 

    What Penguins goalie recorded three shutouts in the 1995-96 season?

    • A.

      Ken Wregget

    • B.

      Francois Leroux

    • C.

      Tom Barrasso

    • D.

      Garth Snow

    Correct Answer
    A. Ken Wregget
    Explanation
    Ken Wregget recorded three shutouts in the 1995-96 season for the Penguins.

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  • 18. 

    For how many seasons was Bryan Watson the Penguins' top penalty minutes earner?

    • A.

      Six

    • B.

      One

    • C.

      10

    • D.

      Four

    Correct Answer
    D. Four
    Explanation
    Bryan Watson was the top penalty minutes earner for the Penguins for a total of four seasons.

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  • 19. 

    Where in the Patrick Division did the Pittsburgh Penguins finish in the 1990-91 season?

    • A.

      Third

    • B.

      Last

    • C.

      Second

    • D.

      First

    Correct Answer
    D. First
    Explanation
    In the 1990-91 season, the Pittsburgh Penguins finished in first place in the Patrick Division. This means that they had the highest number of points among all the teams in their division. They performed exceptionally well throughout the season, surpassing all the other teams in their division to claim the top spot.

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  • 20. 

    Where did the Pittsburgh Penguins finish in the Northeast Division in the 1997-98 season?

    • A.

      First

    • B.

      Third

    • C.

      Second

    • D.

      Last

    Correct Answer
    A. First
    Explanation
    In the 1997-98 season, the Pittsburgh Penguins finished in the first position in the Northeast Division. This means that they were the top team in their division for that season.

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  • 21. 

    Where in the Atlantic Division did the Penguins finish in every season from 2001-02 to 2005-06?

    • A.

      Second

    • B.

      Third

    • C.

      First

    • D.

      Fifth

    Correct Answer
    D. Fifth
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Fifth". This means that the Penguins finished in fifth place in the Atlantic Division in every season from 2001-02 to 2005-06.

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  • 22. 

    In 1997-98 the Penguins changed from the Northeast Division to which division?

    • A.

      Pacific Division

    • B.

      Southeast Division

    • C.

      Atlantic Division

    • D.

      Central Division

    Correct Answer
    C. Atlantic Division
    Explanation
    In 1997-98, the Penguins changed from the Northeast Division to the Atlantic Division. This change in division likely occurred due to the NHL's realignment of teams to create more balanced divisions based on geographical proximity. The Atlantic Division is composed of teams primarily located in the Eastern United States, including the Penguins' home city of Pittsburgh.

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