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  • 1. 

    In 2008, the Minnesota Wild changed their home jerseys to which color?

    • A.

      Red

    • B.

      Purple

    • C.

      Gold

    • D.

      Black

    Correct Answer
    A. Red
    Explanation
    In 2008, the Minnesota Wild changed their home jerseys to the color red. This change in color may have been a strategic decision made by the team to create a bold and eye-catching look for their home games. Red is often associated with energy, passion, and intensity, which could help create a strong presence on the ice and ignite a sense of excitement among fans. Additionally, red is a color commonly associated with the team's logo and branding, providing a cohesive and recognizable visual identity.

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  • 2. 

    What candidate had their first post-nomination speech at the Minnesota Wild's Xcel Energy Center?

    • A.

      George W. Bush

    • B.

      Hillary Clinton

    • C.

      Barack Obama

    • D.

      Bill Clinton

    Correct Answer
    C. Barack Obama
    Explanation
    Barack Obama had his first post-nomination speech at the Minnesota Wild's Xcel Energy Center.

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  • 3. 

    How many Minnesota Wild players played in all 82 games of the 2005-06 season?

    • A.

      Two

    • B.

      One

    • C.

      Three

    • D.

      None

    Correct Answer
    A. Two
    Explanation
    In the 2005-06 season, two Minnesota Wild players played in all 82 games. This means that these players were able to participate in every single game of the season without any injuries or absences.

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  • 4. 

    Who had the highest shooting percentage for the Minnesota Wild in 2005-2006?

    • A.

      Wes Walz

    • B.

      Pierre-Marc Bouchard

    • C.

      Todd White

    • D.

      Marian Gaborik

    Correct Answer
    C. Todd White
    Explanation
    Todd White had the highest shooting percentage for the Minnesota Wild in the 2005-2006 season. This means that out of all the players on the team, White had the highest rate of successfully scoring a goal when he took a shot.

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  • 5. 

    How many games did the Wild win in a shut out in 2005-2006?

    • A.

      3

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      4

    • D.

      5

    Correct Answer
    A. 3
    Explanation
    In the 2005-2006 season, the Wild won 3 games in a shutout. This means that in these 3 games, their opponents were unable to score any goals, resulting in a complete shutout victory for the Wild.

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  • 6. 

    From which team did the Wild acquire Martin Skoula and Shawn Belle in March '06?

    • A.

      Phoenix Coyotes

    • B.

      Dallas Stars

    • C.

      Los Angeles Kings

    • D.

      San Jose Sharks

    Correct Answer
    B. Dallas Stars
    Explanation
    In March '06, the Wild acquired Martin Skoula and Shawn Belle from the Dallas Stars.

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  • 7. 

    How many empty net goals were scored on the Wild in 2005-2006?

    • A.

      9

    • B.

      0

    • C.

      6

    • D.

      3

    Correct Answer
    C. 6
    Explanation
    In the 2005-2006 season, the Wild had a total of 6 empty net goals scored against them.

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  • 8. 

    Pierre-Marc Bouchard was the second Minnesota Wild rookie to do what in 2002?

    • A.

      Total 30 Points His First Season

    • B.

      Score In His Season-Opener

    • C.

      Score 10 Goals His First Season

    • D.

      Tally 5 3-Point Games

    Correct Answer
    B. Score In His Season-Opener
    Explanation
    Pierre-Marc Bouchard scored in his season-opener as a rookie for the Minnesota Wild in 2002.

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  • 9. 

    When he was promoted to the Minnesota Wild in 2006, who did hockey left wing Benoit Pouliot replace?

    • A.

      Derek Boogaard

    • B.

      Pascal Dupuis

    • C.

      Stephane Veilleux

    • D.

      Marian Gaborik

    Correct Answer
    A. Derek Boogaard
    Explanation
    When Benoit Pouliot was promoted to the Minnesota Wild in 2006, he replaced Derek Boogaard.

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  • 10. 

    From which team did the Minnesota Wild obtain Manny Fernandez in 2000?

    • A.

      Dallas Stars

    • B.

      Toronto Maple Leafs

    • C.

      Los Angeles Kings

    • D.

      Washington Capitals

    Correct Answer
    A. Dallas Stars
    Explanation
    In 2000, the Minnesota Wild obtained Manny Fernandez from the Dallas Stars.

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  • 11. 

    At his first All-Star Game in 2003, how old was Marian Gaborik of the Minnesota Wild?

    • A.

      22

    • B.

      24

    • C.

      18

    • D.

      20

    Correct Answer
    D. 20
    Explanation
    Marian Gaborik of the Minnesota Wild was 20 years old at his first All-Star Game in 2003.

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  • 12. 

    What was the result of the first-ever game between the Dallas Stars and the Wild in Minnesota?

    • A.

      Minnesota 3 - Dallas 3

    • B.

      Minnesota 0 - Dallas 6

    • C.

      Minnesota 6 - Dallas 0

    • D.

      Minnesota 6 - Dallas 6

    Correct Answer
    C. Minnesota 6 - Dallas 0
    Explanation
    In the first-ever game between the Dallas Stars and the Wild in Minnesota, the result was Minnesota 6 - Dallas 0.

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  • 13. 

    The Minnesota Wild was formed to fill the void left by the departure of which NHL team?

    • A.

      Minnesota Fighting Saints

    • B.

      St. Paul Saints

    • C.

      Dallas Stars

    • D.

      Minnesota North Stars

    Correct Answer
    D. Minnesota North Stars
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Minnesota North Stars. The Minnesota Wild was formed as an expansion team in 2000 to replace the Minnesota North Stars, which relocated to Dallas in 1993 and became the Dallas Stars. The departure of the North Stars left a void in Minnesota's hockey community, which was later filled by the establishment of the Minnesota Wild.

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  • 14. 

    What was the first season that the Minnesota Wild played in the NHL?

    • A.

      2001-02

    • B.

      1998-99

    • C.

      1996-97

    • D.

      2000-01

    Correct Answer
    D. 2000-01
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 2000-01. This was the first season that the Minnesota Wild played in the NHL.

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  • 15. 

    Where did the Minnesota Wild play their first home game?

    • A.

      St. Paul Civic Center

    • B.

      Target Center

    • C.

      Xcel Energy Center

    • D.

      Met Center

    Correct Answer
    C. Xcel Energy Center
    Explanation
    The Minnesota Wild played their first home game at the Xcel Energy Center.

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