123facts.com - The Most Complete Trivia Game Site

Trivia Quizzes, Games, and Facts

Trivia Categories Forums About Us FAQ Contact Us
Username:  
Password:
Register   My 123Facts




Trivia Quiz Categories
Animals
Brain Teasers
Celebrities
Entertainment
For Kids
General
Geography
History
Hobbies
Humanities
Literature
Movies
Music
People
Religion & Faith
Science & Technology
Sports
Television
Video Games
World

List all trivia quiz categories

More Trivia Fun
New Quizzes
Popular Recent Quizzes
Most Highly Rated Quizzes
   
Write a Quiz

Monthly Tournament
Today's Easy Trivia
Today's Hard Trivia
Easy Hourly Trivia
Hard Hourly Trivia

Trivia Facts
Browse Trivia Facts
Submit a Trivia Fact

Statistics
View Hall of Fame

Website
- Who's online?
453 playing now

- Quizzes served
5,796,991

Players
- Most points

- Registered members
40763

- Just registered!

Teams
- Most points

Quiz Of The Day
- Tournament Leader

- Last Tournament Champ

You are here:    Home » Quizzes
Search:  

Going Going Gone!

written by: crankypage
 
Take this quiz about professional sports franchises that are either defunct or moved away from their original city.

Question 1:


This NFL team snuck away from Baltimore in 1984 under cover of darkness.
Browns
Cardinals
Lions
Colts

Question 2:


NHL hockey in Atlanta began with this team, which left for Canada in 1980.
Jets
Flames
Heat
Stars

Question 3:


Boston hosted a World Series in 1948, but it was not the Red Sox; name the franchise which played its games in Boston until 1953.
White Sox
Bruins
Beaneaters
Braves

Question 4:


The all-time professional footballl rushing leader, played for this New Jersey franchise of the USFL.
Gamblers
Devils
Bandits
Generals

Question 5:


When the World Hockey Association merged with the National Hockey League in 1979, four WHA franchises joined the NHL. Which of these WHA franchises did NOT join the NHL?
Quebec
New England
Edmonton
Houston

Question 6:


In 1967 the NHL doubled in size, adding teams from the west and warm-weather areas that were not traditional hockey hotbeds. What was the name of the San Francisco Bay Area team that joined the NHL?
Oakland Seals
San Jose Sharks
San Jose Earthquakes
San Francisco Spiders

Question 7:


"Rockets" is the perfect name for a Houston franchise, given the large NASA presence in the Houston area, but where did the Rockets begin life as an NBA franchise?
Ft. Lauderdale
San Diego
Seattle
Richmond

Question 8:


This ABA (American Basketball Association) franchise holds the distinction of never having played a regular season game.
Dallas Chaparrals
Memphis Sounds
Baltimore Claws
Spirits of St. Louis

Question 9:


The troubled World Football League played in 1974 and 1975. This franchise's home area and nickname were one and the same.
The Angelenos
The Sunshine Staters
The Hawaiians
The Brooklynites

Question 10:


On October 3, 1984, the final game in North American Soccer League history was played as the Toronto Blizzard lost the championship two games to none. Who was the final NASL champion?
Chicago Sting
New York Cosmos
Vancouver Whitecaps
Montreal Manic

 


Report errors (will not interfere with your quiz)




 
 
Conditions of Use   |   Privacy policy   |   Disclaimer   |   Copyright    © 2005-2017 123facts.com. All Rights Reserved.

Page loaded from database in 0.32588887214661 seconds