Test Your San Jose Sharks Knowledge

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Test Your San Jose Sharks Knowledge - Quiz

So you think you know a lot about the Sharks? Here's a hard-hitting quiz that could stump even the most ardent fan of Teal. By David Pollak [email protected] Com


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In 1991, Pat Falloon was the first player drafted by the Sharks, No. 2 overall. Who did San Jose select with its next pick?  
    • A. 

      Mike Rathje

    • B. 

      Ray Whitney

    • C. 

      Sandis Ozolinsh

  • 2. 
    The Sharks’ won only 17 games their first season – then things got worse. How many victories did San Jose have in 1992-93?
    • A. 

      15

    • B. 

      13

    • C. 

      11

  • 3. 
    Next season the Sharks set the NHL record for single-season improvement. How many more points did San Jose have in 1993-94?
    • A. 

      53

    • B. 

      58

    • C. 

      61

  • 4. 
    In the 1994 playoffs, Jamie Baker scored the most famous goal in Sharks history to upset the Detroit Red Wings. What was the score of that game?
    • A. 

      2-1

    • B. 

      3-2

    • C. 

      4-3

  • 5. 
    The Sharks have faced the Red Wings more than any other post-season opponent. How many of their five series have the Sharks won?
    • A. 

      Two

    • B. 

      Three

    • C. 

      Four

  • 6. 
    Whose overtime shot clanked off the crossbar when the Sharks had a chance to eliminate Toronto after beating Detroit in 1994?
    • A. 

      Johan Garpenlov

    • B. 

      Sandis Ozolinsh

    • C. 

      Ulf Dahlen

  • 7. 
    Owen Nolan and Patrick Marleau have served as Sharks captain longer than any other player. How many seasons did each wear the ‘C’?
    • A. 

      Three-plus

    • B. 

      Four-plus

    • C. 

      Five-plus

  • 8. 
    Of the nine other players who have worn the ‘C’, only two had a single-season term. One was Rob Blake, the other was:
    • A. 

      Doug Wilson

    • B. 

      Todd Gill

    • C. 

      Jeff Odgers

  • 9. 
    Evgeni Nabokov holds every major franchise record for goalies who played a minimum of 25 games except goals-against average. That is held by:
    • A. 

      Arturs Irbe

    • B. 

      Vesa Toskala

    • C. 

      Brian Boucher

  • 10. 
    Who is the only San Jose netminder to score a goal?
    • A. 

      Arturs Irbe

    • B. 

      Mike Vernon

    • C. 

      Evgeni Nabokov

  • 11. 
    Only one player has ever scored five goals against the Sharks in one game. Later  traded to San Jose, he is:
    • A. 

      Igor Larionov

    • B. 

      Mike Ricci

    • C. 

      Teemu Selanne

  • 12. 
    Jonathan Cheechoo scored 56 goals in 2005-06 to set the franchise record. The two players tied in the runner-up spot with 44 are:
    • A. 

      Owen Nolan and Patrick Marleau

    • B. 

      Owen Nolan and Dany Heatley

    • C. 

      Patrick Marleau and Dany Heatley

  • 13. 
    Only one Shark has won the NHL’s Calder Trophy as NHL rookie of the year. That distinction goes to:
    • A. 

      Brad Stuart

    • B. 

      Evgeni Nabokov

    • C. 

      Logan Couture

  • 14. 
    Joe Thornton and Patrick Marleau were the top two scorers when the Sharks won the NHL’s Presidents Trophy in 2008-09. Who finished third?
    • A. 

      Devin Setoguchi

    • B. 

      Joe Pavelski

    • C. 

      Milan Michalek

  • 15. 
    Only two goalies have worn jersey No. 1 for the Sharks. Current back-up Thomas Greiss is one. The other is:
    • A. 

      Jarmo Myllys

    • B. 

      Brian Hayward

    • C. 

      Nolan Schaefer

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