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Smallthoughts: Trivia Thursday


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How did you do with this week’s question?

If you answered Lester Patrick Image result for lester patrickyou are correct.It’s not every day a 44-year-old coach comes off the bench and ends up playing goalie for his team in the Stanley Cup final, but that’s just what Lester Patrickdid for the Rangers back in 1928. Not only that, but he gave up only one goal, and the Rangers went on to defeat the Montreal Maroons in overtime.Image result for lester patrick

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Smallthoughts Trivia Thursday


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Welcome back. Are you ready for this week’s question?

The answer will be posted on Friday.

Smallthoughts: Trivia Thursday


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How did you do with this week’s question?

If you answered Larry Bird you are correct.Image result for larry birdImage result for larry bird coachImage result for larry bird executive

Drafted into the NBA sixth overall by the Boston Celtics in 1978, Larry Bird played his entire professional career for Boston, winning three NBA championships and two NBA Finals MVP awards. He then served as head coach of the Indiana Pacers from 1997 to 2000, and in 2003 assumed the role of president of basketball operations for the Pacers.

Smallthoughts:Trivia Thursday 10-4-18


 

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Are you ready for this week’s question? Here it is…

The answer will be posted on Friday.

Smallthoughts: Trivia Thursday


My apologies to readers of this post. I am very late in giving the answer to a trivia question posted some time ago so I am posting this answer now and then will post this week’s Trivia question.

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How did you do with this week’s question?

If you answered 1967…you are correct. On January 15, 1967, the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL) defeated the American Football League (AFL)’s Kansas City Chiefs, 35-10, in the first-ever AFL-NFL World Championship, later known as Super Bowl I, at Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles.

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Smallthoughts: Trivia Thursday


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Welcome to this week’s Smallthoughts: Trivia Thursday. Here is this week’s question…

The answer will be posted on Friday.

Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Manu Ginobili


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Usually I don’t do current players on Old School Tuesday but since Ginobili announced his retirement …then I guess he falls under …Old School.  He is a complete pro played hard and was a winner. Not a bit player but a real team player and a real solid winner. I am not going to run stats at you…you can look those up. His value on the Spurs went beyond stats as evidenced by the video below. So enjoy…Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday spotlights…the recently retired Manu Ginobili.