The Ultimate Quiz On NHL: San Jose Sharks! Trivia

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  • 1. 

    Which team did the San Jose Sharks shut out three times from February-April, 1995?

    • A.

      Calgary Flames

    • B.

      St. Louis Blues

    • C.

      Mighty Ducks Of Anaheim

    • D.

      Los Angeles Kings

    Correct Answer
    D. Los Angeles Kings
    Explanation
    The San Jose Sharks shut out the Los Angeles Kings three times from February-April, 1995.

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  • 2. 

    Who coached the San Jose Sharks through their first two sub-.250 seasons?

    • A.

      George Kingston

    • B.

      Al Sims

    • C.

      Cap Raeder

    • D.

      Jim Wiley

    Correct Answer
    A. George Kingston
    Explanation
    George Kingston is the correct answer because he coached the San Jose Sharks during their first two sub-.250 seasons. This implies that he was the coach during a period when the team had a win percentage of less than 25%.

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  • 3. 

    The San Jose Sharks picked Mike Rathje with which overall pick in the 1992 NHL Draft?

    • A.

      117th

    • B.

      Third

    • C.

      Sixth

    • D.

      28th

    Correct Answer
    B. Third
    Explanation
    In the 1992 NHL Draft, the San Jose Sharks selected Mike Rathje with the third overall pick.

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  • 4. 

    What first-year player's 23 goals were the second most for the San Jose Sharks in 1992-93?

    • A.

      Petri Skriko

    • B.

      Pat Falloon

    • C.

      Rob Gaudreau

    • D.

      Johan Garpenlov

    Correct Answer
    C. Rob Gaudreau
    Explanation
    Rob Gaudreau's 23 goals were the second most for the San Jose Sharks in the 1992-93 season. This means that there was another player on the team who scored more goals than Gaudreau that season.

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  • 5. 

    San Jose Sharks skater Mike Rathje scored how many goals in 81 1997-98 regular-season games?

    • A.

      14

    • B.

      Three

    • C.

      21

    • D.

      One

    Correct Answer
    B. Three
    Explanation
    In the 1997-98 regular season, Mike Rathje, a skater for the San Jose Sharks, scored a total of three goals in 81 games.

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  • 6. 

    The San Jose Sharks selected Patrick Marleau with which overall pick in the 1997 NHL Draft?

    • A.

      Second

    • B.

      12th

    • C.

      First

    • D.

      19th

    Correct Answer
    A. Second
    Explanation
    Patrick Marleau was selected by the San Jose Sharks with the second overall pick in the 1997 NHL Draft. This means that he was the second player to be chosen by any team in that draft. The Sharks recognized his talent and potential, leading them to select him early in the draft. Marleau went on to have a successful career with the Sharks, becoming one of the franchise's most iconic players.

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  • 7. 

    Who recorded over 300 penalty minutes with the San Jose Sharks in the 1991-92 season?

    • A.

      Jeff Hackett

    • B.

      Brian Mullen

    • C.

      Link Gaetz

    • D.

      Steve Bozek

    Correct Answer
    C. Link Gaetz
    Explanation
    Link Gaetz recorded over 300 penalty minutes with the San Jose Sharks in the 1991-92 season.

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  • 8. 

    How many times were the San Jose Sharks shut out in the 1998-99 regular season?

    • A.

      Five

    • B.

      Nine

    • C.

      14

    • D.

      Eight

    Correct Answer
    B. Nine
    Explanation
    The San Jose Sharks were shut out nine times in the 1998-99 regular season. This means that in nine games, they failed to score any goals while their opponents scored at least one goal.

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  • 9. 

    San Jose's Scott Thornton reached what goal milestone late in the 2001-02 season?

    • A.

      His 400th

    • B.

      His 150th

    • C.

      His 250th

    • D.

      His 100th

    Correct Answer
    D. His 100th
    Explanation
    Scott Thornton reached his 100th goal milestone late in the 2001-02 season.

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  • 10. 

    How many shutouts did the San Jose Sharks record in the 1998-99 regular season?

    • A.

      One

    • B.

      Four

    • C.

      12

    • D.

      Eight

    Correct Answer
    D. Eight
    Explanation
    The San Jose Sharks recorded eight shutouts in the 1998-99 regular season.

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  • 11. 

    How many points did Ray Sheppard record in his 51-game stint with the San Jose Sharks?

    • A.

      31

    • B.

      53

    • C.

      46

    • D.

      18

    Correct Answer
    C. 46
    Explanation
    Ray Sheppard recorded 46 points in his 51-game stint with the San Jose Sharks.

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  • 12. 

    Which team eliminated the San Jose Sharks from the 1998 NHL playoffs?

    • A.

      Philadelphia Flyers

    • B.

      Dallas Stars

    • C.

      Boston Bruins

    • D.

      Los Angeles Kings

    Correct Answer
    B. Dallas Stars
    Explanation
    The Dallas Stars eliminated the San Jose Sharks from the 1998 NHL playoffs.

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  • 13. 

    Scott Thornton played for which NHL team just before the San Jose Sharks signed him in 2000?

    • A.

      Dallas Stars

    • B.

      New York Rangers

    • C.

      Phoenix Coyotes

    • D.

      Toronto Maple Leafs

    Correct Answer
    A. Dallas Stars
    Explanation
    Scott Thornton played for the Dallas Stars just before the San Jose Sharks signed him in 2000.

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  • 14. 

    Before he came to San Jose in 2001, how many 50+ goal seasons did Teemu Selanne have?

    • A.

      Four

    • B.

      Three

    • C.

      One

    • D.

      Seven

    Correct Answer
    B. Three
    Explanation
    Teemu Selanne had three 50+ goal seasons before he came to San Jose in 2001.

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