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Trivia Quiz - Colorado Avalanche History & Facts

What do you know about Colorado Avalanche trivia and Colorado Avalanche facts? players, coaches, playoffs and history!

Quiz Number: 5445
Date Submitted: January 11, 2015
Quiz Categories: Central Division
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: bill
Average Score: 64.4 percent
Times Taken: 89 times
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1. What are the official colors of the Colorado Avalanche?
  A.   red, white and blue
  B.   maroon, white, silver and blue
  C.   green and yellow
  D.   burgundy, steel blue, silver, gray and black

2. What is a common nickname of the Colorado Avalanche?
  A.   Avs
  B.   'Lanche
  C.   Colo
  D.   both A and B

3. Who did the Colorado Avalanche hire as their head coach in 2013?
  A.   Barry Trotz
  B.   Bruce Boudreau
  C.   Patrick Roy
  D.   Paul Maurice

4. What is the mascot of the Colorado Avalanche?
  A.   Lancher
  B.   Bernie
  C.   Lanchinator
  D.   Avster

5. The Colorado Avalanche were the first NHL team to win the Stanley Cup in the first year after relocating from another city, completing this feat in 1996. What team did they defeat that year?
  A.   Florida Panthers
  B.   Boston Bruins
  C.   Montreal Canadiens
  D.   New York Rangers

6. NHL Hall of Famer Joe Sakic played for the Colorado Avalanche from 1995-2009. What jersey number did he wear?
  A.   19
  B.   17
  C.   14
  D.   3

7. Who did the Colorado Avalanche name as their captain in 2011?
  A.   Jarome Iginla
  B.   Gabriel Landeskog
  C.   Cody McLeod
  D.   Bobby Orr

8. What NHL coach led the Colorado Avalanche to the Stanley Cup Championship in 1996?
  A.   Bob Hartley
  B.   Scotty Bowman
  C.   Marc Crawford
  D.   Lindy Ruff

9. With what team did the Colorado Avalanche develop an intense rivalry from 1996 to 2002?
  A.   Dallas Stars
  B.   Detroit Red Wings
  C.   Chicago Black Hawks
  D.   St. Louis Blues

10. The Colorado Avalanche relocated to Denver prior to the 1995-96 season. What was the name of the franchise prior to the move?
  A.   Minnesota North Stars
  B.   Atlanta Flames
  C.   Hartford Whalers
  D.   Quebec Nordiques®    Introduction    Privacy Policy    Conditions of Use    

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