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U.S. Sports Trivia #2

Can you answer these questions from the world of American sports?
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Last updated: March 7, 2019
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Who is Serena Williams's sister?
Venus Williams
Who was drafted one pick behind Sam Bowie in the 1984 NBA Draft?
Michael Jordan
What quarterback won all four of his Super Bowl appearances, throwing
11 touchdowns and no interceptions?
Joe Montana
Who charged into the stands punching fans in an incident called
"The Malice at the Palace"?
Ron Artest
Who was the most recent player to play in the NFL and MLB in the same season?
Deion Sanders
Who was the first boxer to defeat Mike Tyson?
Buster Douglas
Whose record for career goals was broken by Wayne Gretzky?
Gordie Howe
Who broke Joe Theismann's leg, ending his career?
Lawrence Taylor
Who was drafted #1 in the MLS soccer draft at the age of 14?
Freddy Adu
Who once scored 100 points in a single NBA game?
Wilt Chamberlain
Whose .394 batting average in 1994 is the closest anyone has come to
hitting .400 since Ted Williams last did it in 1941?
Tony Gwynn
Who was Pete Sampras's biggest rival?
Andre Agassi
Whose wardrobe malfunctioned at the Super Bowl halftime show?
Janet Jackson
Who coached UCLA to ten NCAA basketball championships?
John Wooden
Who is the only woman to ever win an IndyCar race?
Danica Patrick
What sport did Kerri Strug participate in?
Gymnastics
What University's lacrosse team was falsely accused of rape in 2006?
Duke's
What gold medal winning diver had HIV?
Greg Louganis
Who owned the New York Yankees from 1973 until 2010?
George Steinbrenner
Who invented sabermetrics?
Bill James
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level 84
Apr 10, 2015
I'll be the first to say it - too sports-centric. :P
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level 73
Apr 26, 2015
Greg Louganis still has HIV. It isn't something that goes away. He is living very nicely with it, but it isn't something he had, it is something that he has.
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level 70
Jul 9, 2015
well said, doc. should be the present tense
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level 32
Oct 29, 2016
In there defense, using the past tense indicates that he had it while he competed as an Olympic diver instead of the possibility of trying to think of an Olympic diver that became infected since then.
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level 32
Oct 29, 2016
*their
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level 71
Jul 9, 2015
Wow! Imagine an NBA team with MJ and Clyde D. OMG! Ya think maybe Portland would like a do over on that pick! Sam WHO??
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level 71
Jul 9, 2015
Got everything but James. Stuck on Sagarin and then all the people that use analytics...Beane, Morey, et al.
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level 46
Jul 9, 2015
This is actually a somewhat valid gripe, as technically the SABER organization basically invented them. But Bill James was a member I believe, and the most famous one at that.
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level 43
Jun 17, 2016
He wrote the original book as well
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level 64
Jul 9, 2015
How is a question involving two Canadians (Gretzky and Howe) about US Sports?
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