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21 quizzes and 250 trivia questions.
1.
  What Was That Sports Team Called Again? - 10 questions - 4 mins
Match the sports team with an earlier name it used. Unlike my previous "What Was" quizzes, this quiz covers teams from several sports leagues.
Average, 10 Qns, bernie73, Feb 16 18
Average
bernie73 gold member
Feb 16 18
395 plays
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  Team Nicknames - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is only on team nicknames from the NFL, NBA, NHL, MLB, and MLS.
Easier, 10 Qns, ilovethisgame, Nov 14 19
Easier
ilovethisgame
Nov 14 19
2946 plays
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  History of Team Names top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Have you ever wondered where did that team get their name? Then this quiz is for you! It covers the history and origin of 10 different teams from NBA, NFL, MLB and NHL.
Average, 10 Qns, napierslogs, Nov 08 11
Average
napierslogs
1589 plays
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  What do you know about Where They Played? popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
These US sports teams from the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, and MLS all enjoy home field/court advantage by playing somewhere other than where their name suggests. Do you know who plays where?
Average, 10 Qns, jcpetersen, May 21 10
Average
jcpetersen
478 plays
5.
  They Used To Be Who? popular trivia quiz - 20 questions - 6 mins
North American professional sports teams often move around. As teams lose money, they often look to greener pastures in other cities. Below are 20 questions about 20 teams who have moved since their founding.
Tough, 20 Qns, pericles34, Jul 12 09
Tough
pericles34 gold member
561 plays
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  Name That Team - 10 questions - 4 mins
The same team names have been used in different pro sports in America. See if you remember which teams from different sports in the same city shared a name. Some of these teams are defunct so prepare yourselves for a challenge.
Average, 10 Qns, grisham, Jul 14 18
Average
grisham
Jul 14 18
259 plays
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  Sports Teams on the Move - 20 questions - 5 mins
Not every sports team finishes up where it starts out. Quite a few have picked up stakes and moved. Test your knowledge about some of the rolling stones of sports!
Tough, 20 Qns, cag1970, Jul 12 09
Tough
cag1970
970 plays
8.
  The Originals popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Some of today's professional teams in the NHL, MLB, NBA or NFL have had history in other cities, but which one?
Average, 10 Qns, George95, May 21 10
Average
George95 gold member
364 plays
9.
  Nicknames of Teams - 10 questions - 2 mins
Very easy quiz on nicknames from North America in the world of sports. I'll give you the school or sports teams, and you give me the nickname.
Very Easy, 10 Qns, Laker2415, Nov 01 15
Very Easy
Laker2415
1523 plays
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  Mascots, Logos, and Name Changes popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The three things you don't know about a team. I got my information from Wikipedia.
Average, 10 Qns, mrglass, Jul 12 09
Average
mrglass
947 plays
trivia question Quick Question
Ralph Wilson Stadium is home to the Buffalo Bills, which is in what suburb of Buffalo, NY?

From Quiz "Where They Played"




11.
  Original Team Nicknames - 10 questions - 5 mins
Team nicknames in sports are as familiar to any sports fan as their own names. Many of today's teams, however, began play under a different moniker. See how well you know these original names, and how big of a fan you are!
Tough, 10 Qns, charlie1971, Jul 12 09
Tough
charlie1971
518 plays
12.
  Teams That Were [1] - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz on teams that were. Some teams in sports such as the big four Baseball, Football, Basketball and Hockey once resided in other cities or existed before folding. This quiz will jog your memory and see hw many you remember.
Average, 10 Qns, aerowynne, Jan 28 14
Average
aerowynne
1159 plays
13.
  Original Names of Pro Sports Teams - 15 questions - 5 mins
In sports, many teams re-locate. Often, they keep the old team name. e.g. it's easy to recall that the Los Angeles Dodgers were the Brooklyn Dodgers. This quiz is harder. You will have to recall the original name of the team involved. Good Luck!
Tough, 15 Qns, TommyD71, Jul 12 09
Tough
TommyD71
487 plays
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  Relocated U.S. Sports Teams - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is about teams from the major American sports leagues-MLB, NFL, NBA, and NHL-that have at some point in their history relocated.
Tough, 10 Qns, lobejks, Jan 01 12
Tough
lobejks
476 plays
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  Sports Franchise Genealogy - 10 questions - 4 mins
It's surprising how many sports franchises started in cities or with names quite different from how we know them today. Can you trace these family trees?
Average, 10 Qns, NormanW5, Mar 11 10
Average
NormanW5
400 plays
16.
  American Sport Franchises - 20 questions - 6 mins
This is a quiz on sporting franchises in the United States.
Average, 20 Qns, Wallos, Apr 24 13
Average
Wallos
1035 plays
17.
  They Played Where? - 15 questions - 5 mins
Many of today's sports franchises started out in different towns, in different stadiums. Test your knowledge of basketball, baseball, football, and hockey with this quiz.
Tough, 15 Qns, JayPerson, Jan 30 10
Tough
JayPerson
2158 plays
18.
  Back Up The Moving Van #1 - 10 questions - 4 mins
You mean the Dodgers didn't always play in Los Angeles? Of course not! Here are some questions about major league sports teams which currently reside in a city other than their original!
Average, 10 Qns, lutefan, Oct 29 09
Average
lutefan
631 plays
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  Back Up the Moving Van #2 - 10 questions - 4 mins
These days, it seems we sports fans cheer more for laundry than teams, but what the heck. Here's another "back up the moving van" quiz about pro sports teams and where they were before where they are.
Average, 10 Qns, lutefan, Sep 21 09
Average
lutefan
577 plays
20.
  Teams That Were [2] - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz on teams that were. Some teams in sports such as the big four Baseball, Football, Basketball and Hockey once resided in other cities or existed before folding. This quiz will jog your memory and see how many you remember.
Average, 10 Qns, Aerowynne, Sep 10 09
Average
Aerowynne
729 plays
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  North American Team Origins - 10 questions - 5 mins
Here are some questions as to the original cities of North American sports franchises.
Difficult, 10 Qns, kacyshadow, Dec 21 09
Difficult
kacyshadow
358 plays
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