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Trivia Quiz - Phil Jackson: NBA Head Coach

This is a quiz on NBA head coach Phil Jackson who is most known for his use of the Triangle Offense.

Quiz Number: 4538
Date Submitted: June 10, 2012
Quiz Categories: NBA Basketball
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: dartjock
Average Score: 58 percent
Times Taken: 35 times
Taken by Registered Users: 2
Quiz is about: Phil Jackson

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Phil Jackson NBA Head Coach
(Image Source: Phil Jackson photo credit to Keith Allison from Baltimore, USA)

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1. What is Phil's nickname?
  A.   Master P
  B.   T Master
  C.   Master J
  D.   Zen Master

2. Phil played college basketball under Bill Fitch at what university?
  A.   Michigan
  B.   North Dakota
  C.   Montana
  D.   Southern Illinois

3. Phil was drafted in 1967 by what NBA team?
  A.   L.A.Lakers
  B.   Milwaukee Bucks
  C.   New York Knicks
  D.   New Jersey Nets

4. Both of Phil's parents were in the same profession. What occupation did they have?
  A.   They were both ministers
  B.   They both worked on a ranch
  C.   They were both teachers
  D.   They both were attorneys

5. Jackson grew up in an environment where television and dancing weren't allowed. He attended his first dance while in college and didn't see his first movie until when?
  A.   When he turned 18
  B.   When he was a senior in high school
  C.   When he was a freshman in college
  D.   After he graduated college

6. Phil's first coaching job in the NBA was as an assistant coach for the Chicago Bulls under what former coach?
  A.   Paul Westhead
  B.   Kevin Loughery
  C.   Stan Albeck
  D.   Doug Collins

7. How many NBA Championships did Phil win in his 9 seasons as head coach of the Bulls?
  A.   6
  B.   5
  C.   4
  D.   3

8. Who replaced Phil as head coach in Chicago when he left in 1998?
  A.   Bill Berry
  B.   Bill Cartwright
  C.   Tim Floyd
  D.   Pete Myers

9. Phil replaced which coach as head coach of the L.A.Lakers in 1989?
  A.   Frank Hambren
  B.   Magic Johnson
  C.   Dell Harris
  D.   Kurt Rambis

10. What superstar so incensed Phil Jackson that he demanded management to trade him, even though the demand was rejected?
  A.   Shaquille O'Neal
  B.   Kobe Bryant
  C.   Michael Jordan
  D.   Scottie Pippen®   

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