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In this period of gloom for the planet, the world of sport can still allow us to escape. Let’s have fun with this quiz.

QuizQuestion #1on April 18, 1999, Wayne Gretzky played his last game in the NHL. How old was he ?

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a – 37 years

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b – 38 years

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c – 39

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d – 40 years

b – 38 years
Wayne Gretzky had celebrated 38 years of age on 26 January.Question #2 in the entire history of the NHL, only one team has managed to come back in Stanley Cup final — while they lost the series 3-0 — to win the last four games. What is it ?

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a – Montreal Canadiens

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b – Chicago black hawks

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c – Boston Bruins

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d – Toronto Maple Leafs

d – Toronto Maple Leafs
The edition of the 1942 Toronto Maple Leafs is the only one to have managed this feat. This spectacular rise was at the expense of the Detroit Red Wings.Issue #3-April 18, 1998, the Colts of Indianapolis made Payton Manning the first choice of the draft in the NFL. In their history, the Colts had the first choice on four occasions. Which of the following players is not part of the lot ?

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File Photo, AFP

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a – Marshall Faulk

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b – Steve Emtman

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c – Jeff George

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d – Andrew Luck (photo)

a – Marshall Faulk
Marshall Faulk was the second choice in total at the auction in 1994 by the Colts.Question #4 April 18, 1987, the New York Islanders beat the Washington Capitals in the fourth extension after over 128 minutes of play in one of the longest NHL games. Which player had scored the winning goal ?

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a – Bob Bassen

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b – Bryan Trottier

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c – Pat LaFontaine

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d – Duane Sutter

c – Pat LaFontaine
This is Pat LaFontaine, who had scored the goal at 8 minutes and 47 seconds of the fourth period of overtime to eliminate the Washington Capitals.Question #5Lequel of the following players has the most points in a playoff in the uniform of the Pittsburgh Penguins ?

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Photo archive, Martin Knight

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a – Mario Lemieux

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b – Jaromir Jagr

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c – Sidney Crosby

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d – Evgeni Malkin (photo)

c – Sidney Crosby
Sidney Crosby is the leader among the Penguins with 186 points. Lemieux’s account 172, Malkin 168 and Jagr 147.Issue #6 April 18, 1946, Jackie Robinson made his debut in the uniform of the Royal of Montreal. To what position was he playing ?

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has – Second goal

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b – shortstop

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c – Third goal

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d – Fielder

has – Second goal
Jackie Robinson was a player’s second goal.Question #7THE former player of the Montreal canadiens Oleg Petrov celebrates 49 years today. While he has played 365 games in the uniform of the habs, what other team has he played 17 games ?

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a – Blue Jackets of Columbus

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b – Predators Nashville

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c – Phoenix Coyotes

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d – the San Jose Sharks

b – Predators Nashville
The Canadian was traded Oleg Petrov to the Predators in Nashville against a choice of a 4th round. This choice had been traded by the Washington Capitals.Issue #8 April 18, 1959, the Montreal canadiens won a fourth Stanley cup in a row. Which of the following players is the only one to have amassed at least 10 points in each of these conquests ?

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a – Maurice Richard

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b – Jean Béliveau

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c – Dickie Moore

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d – Bernard Geoffrion

d – Bernard Geoffrion
Bernard Geoffrion is the only one to have collected at least 10 points from those four conquests in a row. The other three choices were successful on three occasions.Question #9Lors of this match, Bernard Geoffrion became the second NHL player to register 50 goals in the playoffs, the first being Maurice Richard. Which of the following players for the Montreal canadiens did not score 50 goals in the series ?

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Photo archive

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a – Henri Richard

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b – Jacques Lemaire (photo)

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c – Steve Shutt

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d – Guy Lafleur

a – Henri Richard
In 180 playoff games, Henri Richard, with 49 goals to his record. The other : Jacques Lemaire (61), Guy Lafleur (57) and Steve Shutt (50).Question #10 quarterback star Joe Montana took his retirement on April 18, 1995. How does it of conquests in the Super Bowl ?

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a – 2

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b – 3

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c – 4

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d – 5

c – 4
Joe Montana has four times won the Super Bowl with the San Francisco 49ers.

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