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Trivia ’14 Answers

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Answers to the somehow annual trivia quiz after sufficient spoiler space: Nah, that probably won’t work. Well, maybe I can try it. I don’t really know how much of the lead paragraphs wind up on the main page. I should probably learn that at some point, shouldn’t I? Definitely. And really, these things are history, […] [Read More]
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Trivia 2014 (plus bonus practice note)

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Come for the trivia, stay for the note from practice (in front of a couple of Jersey high school teams) embedded within… The once and future coach, Brent Thompson, returned to Bridgeport this year, which calls to mind nonconsecutive things of all sorts. 1) A number of Sound Tigers have had nonconsecutive Bridgeport careers, been […] [Read More]

Trivia Time 2013

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OK, so last year got a little esoteric. Let’s see if we can pull this thing back a little this year. The paper does an annual trivia contest about local news every year, and every year I try to send a couple of questions in. One was about softball. There was, though, a Sound Tigers […] [Read More]

Trivia answers ’13 (though now it’s ’14)

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Hope you guys at least enjoyed these at home. If you haven’t given them a try, try them now, or forever hold your peace, ’cause here are the answers: (1) Which of those didn’t happen on Feb. 22? B: That was the day DiPietro was placed on waivers, not the day he was sent down. […] [Read More]

Trivia 2012

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We sent in a couple of questions a few weeks ago for the paper’s annual Trivia Quiz. –The Sound Tigers got their fourth coach in three seasons this summer after last season’s boss got a promotion to the NHL. Who’s the new guy? Jack Capuano replaced Eric Cairns Scott Pellerin replaced Brent Thompson Howard Saffan […] [Read More]

Trivia 2012: The Answers

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Meant to post these like three days ago; sorry “Esoteric” is our middle name around here, but maybe and admittedly a little too much so this time around. Here’s the answers: [Read More]

Trivia 2011: The Answers

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We asked you a set of Bridgeport 2011 trivia questions on the blog on Friday. Here are the answers. Of course, the Sound Tigers’ all-time leading scorer and captain is Jeremy Colliton. (Oops, spoiled our newspaper quiz.) [Read More]
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Trivia 2011

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Edit: The answers are now here. This was a long year around here, by any measure (well, by any that don’t include actual measurements, anyway; by those, it was the same 365-with-a-quarter-deferred days as usual). But if nothing else, it gave us a trivia question or two. (Yep, it’s that time of year again.) For […] [Read More]

Trivia 2010

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As has become routine, the paper put together a feature: trivia questions about the news of 2010. I tossed in a couple: –What team knocked the Bridgeport Sound Tigers out of the AHL playoffs and went on to win the Calder Cup? A) Hartford Wolf Pack B) Lowell Devils C) Hershey Bears D) Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins […] [Read More]

Trivia 2010: The Answers

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OK, so let’s finish this off. Hope you guys were playing along at home; glad Andy had a good run at most of these. Here’s the original post. The answers to the questions in the paper were, of course, the Lowell Devils, and Howard Saffan/Kimber Auer…. no, Hershey and Capuano/Bingham, as you probably knew if […] [Read More]