Trivia FAQ by CSisk / JSiskJr.

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This FAQ is composed of the Trivia Questions following any game played
in NHL Hitz 20-02.

A - 30 point questions
B - 60 point questions
C - 90 point questions

30 point questions for NHL Hitz 2002
Q:1. Joe Nieuwendyk has only one Stanley cup.
A:1. False

Q:2. In their first season the Columbus Blue Jackets tied the
     record for consecutive wins by a new team (4).
A:2. True

Q:3. What position did Wayne Gretzky play?
A:3. Center

Q:4. After Wayne Gretzky was traded the Edmonton Oilers never won the
     Stanley Cup.
A:4. False

Q:5. This "Ordinary Joe" was drafted first overall in 1997.
A:5. Joe Thornton

Q:6. What position does Paul Kariya play?
A:6. Left Wing

Q:7. Before the Rangers New York had a team known as the Americans.
A:7. True

Q:8. The Los Angeles play in the Eastern Conference.
A:8. False

Q:9. How many NHL teams are there in Manitoba Canada?
A:9. None

Q:10. Goalie Ed Belfour used to spend 15 minutes before every game
      sharpening his skates.
A:10. True

Q:11. The St. Louis Blues took their name from a famous song.
A:11. True

Q:12. Montreal once had an NHL team named the Wanderers.
A:12. True

Q:13. The Colorado Avalanche play in the Eastern Conference.
A:13. False

Q:14. Which of these teams is not an "Original Six" Team?
A:14. Anaheim Mighty Ducks

Q:15. The Tampa Bay Lightning was the NHL's second Franchise
      in Florida.
A:15. False

Q:16. Georges Vezina (Vezina Trophy) played 15 seasons without
      missing a Game.
A:16. False

Q:17. The Calgary Flames were originally an NHL franchise
      in Atlanta Georgia.
A:17. True

Q:18. In hockey the black disc used is called the
A:18. Puck

Q:19. He has a Stanley cup as well as Conn Smythe (playoff MVP)
      and Norris (Best Defenseman) Trophies
A:19. Al Macinnis

Q:20. Which team holds the record for most Stanley Cup Final Series
      appearances with 32?
A:20. Montreal Canadiens

Q:21. Name the team named after a Hollywood movie.
A:21. Mighty Ducks of Anaheim

Q:22. In 2001, Alexel Yashin was traded to the New York Islanders from
A:22. Ottawa

Q:23. In 2001, Roman Turek was traded to Calgary from
A:23. St. Louis

Q:24. Martin Brodeur has won at least two Stanley Cups.
A:24. True

Q:25. In NHL hockey, a goalie's stick is the same size as a player's stick.
A:25. False

Q:26. The 1974-75 Philadelphia Flyers were the last all Canadian born
      team to win the Stanley Cup.
A:26. True

Q:27. How many NHL teams are there in Massachusetts?
A:27. One

Q:28. How many NHL teams are there in Idaho?
A:28. None

Q:29. He was drafted first overall in 1995 but suffered a career-ending
      injury in 2000.
A:29. Bryan Berard

Q:30. Which NHL Team was the first to win the cup its first year
      in a new city?
A:30. Colorado Avalanche

Q:31. Pavel Bure won the Calder Trophy (Rookie of the year) his first NHL 
A:31. True

Q:32. What NHL superstar announced his comeback from retirement in 
A:32. Mario Lemieux

Q:33. The St.Louis Blues were originally known as the "Fighting Falcons."
A:33. False

Q:34. Original NHL rules stipulated a puck could be lifted no more
      than three feet off the ice.
A:34. False

Q:35. How many NHL teams are there in Prince Edward Island Canada?
A:35. None

Q:36. Before the Canucks Vancouver had an NHL team called the Ravens.
A:36. False

Q:37. The pieces of equipment that protect the goalies legs are called
A:37. Goalie pads

Q:38. Radek Bonk was the first player drafted by the modern
      day Ottawa Senators.
A:38. False

Q:39. After Wayne Gretzky left the Oilers. He never won the Hart Trophy
      (League MVP) again.
A:39. False

Q:40. In his first full season with the Florida Panthers,
      Pavel Bure broke 21 team records.
A:40. True

Q:41. Despite treatment for cancer Mario Lemieux won the Hart Trophy
      (League MVP) in 92-93.
A:41. True

Q:42. Who did the Colorado Avalanche beat to win the 2000-2001 Stanley Cup?
A:42. New Jersey Devils

Q:43. The Stanley Cup is the only pro sports Trophy with inscriptions of
      the names of every member of the winning team.
A:43. True

60 points questions for NLH Hitz 2002
Q:1. Which team did Scott NieDermayer first play with?
A:1. New Jersey Devils

Q:2. The Stanley Cup has been
A:2. All the answers are true

Q:3. They share the record for Fewest Home Wins in a season with the
     1954-1955 Chicago Black Hawks with six.
A:3. 75-76 Capitals

Q:4. Who won the 2000-2001 Presidents Trophy (Best regular season)?
A:4. Colorado Avalanche

Q:5. Which player is nicknamed "The Cat"?
A:5. Felix Potvin

Q:6. When did the Detroit Red Wings win their first Stanley Cup?
A:6. 1936

Q:7. Name the first European to win the Hart Trophy (League MVP).
A:7. Sergei Fedorov

Q:8. When did the Edmonton Oilers win their last Stanley Cup?
A:8. 1990

Q:9. He was the first Polish-Born Polish-Trained player to go
     to the NHL All - Star game.
A:9. Marius Czerkawski

Q:10. What division do the Phoenix Coyotes play in?
A:10. Pacific Division

Q:11. In what NHL city would you find the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum?
A:11. Union dale Long Island

Q:12. By the end of the millennium I had three Stanley Cups.
      I'm not a scoring machine but I am the 9th player in NHL history
      to rack up over 2000 penalty minutes.
A:12. Joey Kocur

Q:13. Pavel Bure was born in
A:13. Russia

Q:14. How many Stanley Cups have the Nashville Predators won?
A:14. None

Q:15. What division do the Detroit Red Wings play in?
A:15. Central Division

Q:16. In 1998-1999, He had 429 shots on goal. At the time the
      second - highest total behind Phil Esposito.
A:16. Paul Kariya

Q:17. Gnash is the Mascot for which NHL team?
A:17. The Nashville Predators

Q:18. In 1993 - 1994, this team tied an NHL record for most wins
      by a first year team with 33.
A:18. Mighty Ducks of Anaheim

Q:19. Which team did Keith Primeau first play with?
A:19. Detroit Red Wings

Q:20. Born in England but raised in Canada. He's the first born
      since 1938 - 1939 to get ten shutouts in a season as well as
      a goals - against average under 2.00.
A:20. Byron Dafoe

Q:21. Who scored the Minnesota Wild's first ever short  handed goal?
A:21. Wes Walz

Q:22. Which team did Ron Tugnutt first play with?
A:22. Quebec Nordiques

Q:23. Who won the Vezina Trophy (Best Goalie) in 2000 - 2001?
A:23. Dominik Hasek

Q:24. How many Stanley Cups have the San Jose Sharks won?
A:24. None

Q:25. He scored on Columbus first ever penalty shot.
A:25. David Vyborny

Q:26. When did the New York Islanders win their last Stanley Cup?
A:26. 1983

Q:27. One of the Fan names for the Montreal Canadiens is
A:27. Les Habitants

Q:28. He once got 17 penalty minutes in one game. He's also won
      the lady Byng Trophy (Gentlemanly Play) Twice.
A:28. Paul Kariya

Q:29. Tampa bay is called the "Lightning" because the GM
A:29. Was nearly hit by lightning

Q:30. What record did Patrick Roy set in 2000 - 2001?
A:30. Most career wins

Q:31. In 2001, Anaheim traded Teemu Selanne to
A:31. San Jose

Q:32. Which player is nicknamed "Lord Byron"?
A:32. Byron Dafoe

90 point questions for NHL Hitz 2002

Q:1. Who was the first Washington Capital to Vezina Trophy (Best Goalie)?
A:1. Jim Carey

Q:2. In 1997,I became the 4th Islander in NHL History to win
     the Calder Trophy (Rookie of the Year).I later was traded
     to Toronto for Felix Potvin.
A:2. Byran Berard

Q:3. In 1991, the Pittsburgh Penguins Defeated which team in the finals
     to win the Stanley Cup?(Under a different name they won the cup in 
A:3. The Minnesota North Stars

Q:4. As of 2000-2001, which goalie held the record for most minutes
     played in the playoffs.
A:4. Patrick Roy

Q:5. In 1992, the Chicago Black Hawks lost the Stanley Cup finals
     to which team?
A:5. The Pittsburgh Penguins

Q:6. He was the first player to score 100 points his rookie season.
A:6. Peter Stastny

Q:7. I grew up in the same town as Teppo Numminen. We won Bronze at
     the 1998 Winter Olympics together and played on the same NHL team.
     We're both defense me.
A:7. Jyrkl lumme

Q:8. In 1996, Teemu Selanne was traded to the Mighty Ducks in exchange
     for Oleg Tverdovsky and
A:8. Chad Kilger

Q:9. I was the first player ever drafted by the Edmonton Oilers and
     I scored their goal in the NHL.
A:9. Kevin Lowe

Q:10. Who get the first playoff penalty for the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim?
      (He was traded in 1998 to Colorado.)
A:10. Warren Rychel

Q:11. What inspired the NHL to flood the ice between periods?
A:11. It was being done in curling

Q:12. Name the third NHL'er to score 70 goals in consecutive seasons.
A:12. Bret Hull

Q:13. In June of 1999, this team had no less than four first
      round picks in the entry draft.
A:13. The New York Islanders

Q:14. Who was the first captain of the Tampa Bay Lightning?
A:14. Paul Ysebaett

Q:15. I'm only the second goaltender in Islanders history to shutout the
      same opponent three times in one season. I did it in 1997-1998.
      I'm usually a backup.
A:15. Wade Flaherty

Q:16. In 1995, I went to the Islanders as part of a package for
      Pierre Turgeon and Vladimir Malakhov. I was a cup-winning
      captain with Montreal.
A:16. Kirk Muller

Q:17. He was the first goalie to be drafted first overall
A:17. Rick Dipietro

Q:18. In 1999-2000, The Phoenix Coyotes acquired Mikael Renberg
      from Philadelphia for
A:18. Rick Tocchet

Q:19. As of 2000-2001 which team had the unfortunate modern - era
      record of fewest points in a season with 21?
A:19. 74-75 Capitals

Q:20. In 1999-2000, I won my fourth Art Ross Trophy (most points)
      and my Third in a row.
A:20. Jaromir Jagr

Q:21. As of 2000-2001 who holds the record for all - time career
      shutouts (103)?
A:21. Terry Sawchuk

Q:22. They were the first brothers to each score five goal games.
A:22. Cy and Corb Denneny

Q:23. Name the country team USA defeated to win the 1980 Olympic
      Gold medal.
A:23. Finland

Q:24. He was Nashville's first ever draft pick.
A:24. David Legwand

Q:25. I won the Jennings Trophy (fewest goals allowed) with Marin Brodeur
      in the 1996-1997 season. I was then Nashville's goalie in their
      first season.
A:25. Mike Dunham

Q:26. I was a first round pick of the Detroit Red Wings in 1990.
      I left them as part of the deal for Brendan Shanahan.
A:26. Keith Primeau

Q:27. What team was not part of NHL expansion in 1976.
A:27. Cleveland Barons

Q:28. He holds the record for most Stanley Cups won by a goalie (6).
A:28. Plante and Dryden share it

Q:29. This noted tough guy scored the final goal at the Maple Leaf
A:29. Bob Probert

Q:30. I was in goal for the first win and overtime win in Nashville
      Predators history. (I was Martin Brodeur's backup in New Jersey.)
A:30. Mike Dunham

Q:31. He was the first NHL player to win the Hart Trophy (league MVP)
      four years in a row.
A:31. Wayne Gretzky

Q:32. In 1998, two other players and I were traded from Pittsburgh to
      the Rangers. My previous trade was from the Rangers to Pittsburgh
      in 1995.
A:32. Petr Nedved

Q:33. The Philadelphia Flyers were the first expansion team to win the
      Stanley Cup, who did they beat?
A:33. Boston Bruins

Q:34. I'm only the second New York Ranger to score more than 70
      assists in a season.
A:34. Sergel Zubov

Q:35. Who was the first NHL goalie to win 30+ playoff games with two
      different teams?
A:35. Mike Vernon

Q:36. They were the first expansion them to eliminate an original six
      team in the playoffs.
A:36. Philadelphia Flyers

Q:37. Patrick Roy was the starting goalie for team Canada at the 1998
      winter Olympics. His backups were Curtis Joseph and
A:37. Martin Brodeur

Q:38. Name the captain of team Belarus at the 1990 winter Olympics.
A:38. Alexander Andrievsky

Q:39. As of 2000-2001 who holds the record for most assists in a season
      by a defenseman with 102?
A:39. Bobby Orr