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Chicago Sports Trivia 1980s

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The first-ever night game at Wrigley Field for Major League Baseball's Chicago Cubs took place in August 1988.
Option : TRUE
Option : FALSE
Answer : TRUE
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Who became an assistant coach of the NBA's Chicago Bulls in 1987 and the team's head coach in 1989 ... ?
Option : Lenny Wilkens
Option : Don Nelson
Option : Phil Jackson
Option : Pat Riley
Answer : Phil Jackson
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Besides being the home of the NFL's Chicago Bears, Soldier Field was home to the Chicago [B---z] of the USFL, the United States Football League, in 1983 and 1984.
Answer : Blitz
Question Number
What Chicago Blackhawks tradition by the home crowd began during the 1985 NHL playoffs and takes place during the national anthem at all Blackhawks home games ... ?
Option : Really loud cheering
Option : Running up and down the stairs
Option : Throwing hot dogs on the ice
Option : Sneezing
Answer : Really loud cheering
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The Chicago Sting won championships in 1981 and 1984 in which sports league ... ?
Option : North American Soccer League
Option : United States Lacrosse League
Option : Pan-American Field Hockey League
Option : North American Handball League
Answer : North American Soccer League
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On 7th October 1984, Chicago Bear Walter Payton broke the NFL record for career rushing yards that had been set in 1965 by [J-- B----].
Answer : Jim Brown
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What was the nickname of Chicago Stadium, home to both the NBA's Chicago Bulls and the NHL's Chicago Blackhawks throughout the 1980s ... ?
Option : Home of Pain
Option : Madhouse on Madison
Option : Chic City
Option : Windy Warehouse
Answer : Madhouse on Madison
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In 1982, sports broadcaster Harry Caray began the tradition of singing which song during the seventh-inning stretch at Chicago Cubs home games ... ? [T--- -- --- To --- ------me]
Answer : Take Me Out To The Ballgame
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Rosa Mota was a two-time winner of which annual Chicago sports event in the 1980s ... ?
Option : Chicago Marathon
Option : Cycle Chicago 50K
Option : Chicago Yacht Race to Mackinac
Option : Secretariat Stakes
Answer : Chicago Marathon
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The NHL's Chicago Black Hawks' name officially changed to the "Blackhawks" in 1986 so that the name would match original NHL documentation from 1926.
Option : TRUE
Option : FALSE
Answer : TRUE

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