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When Dwayne Wade briefly left the Miami Heat starting in 2016, which was the first NBA team he signed to?

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Answer: Chicago Bulls
In 2016 Wade signed with his hometown Chicago Bulls for a whopping $47 million over two years since he felt the Heat lowballed him by offering $40 million for the same duration of time.

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Which NBA personality came under fire in 2016 for using the word "posse" in a way many people deemed racist?

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Answer: Phil Jackson
Though Phil Jackson set the record for NBA Championships won by a Head Coach during his time with the Lakers, his skills as an executive afterwards left much to be desired.

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What term is used to describe a situation where a player makes a serve and the ball does not successfully land in his/her opponent's service box?

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Answer: Fault
In a tennis game, a fault occurs when a serving player makes a service, without a successful landing of the ball in the opponent's service box. In this situation, the server is then allowed only a second attempt to serve.

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In what year was the first female referee ever featured in an NFL game?

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Answer: 2012
Shannon Eastin, a replacement official, got this opportunity due to the full-time referees going on strike in 2012.

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A silhouette of which player is widely recognized as the inspiration behind the official NBA logo designed 1969?

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Answer: Jerry West
According to the designer of the logo, the NBA has now been using the silhouette of Hall of Famer Jerry West as its logo for over 50 years, though the league itself does not officially acknowledge such.

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Who is the highest-paid player in terms of annual salary in NFL history?

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Answer: Aaron Rodgers
In 2018 Aaron Rodgers agreed to a 4-year/$134-million deal with the Green Bay Packers, which is an average of almost $34 million a year. On top of that he received a $58-million signing bonus"!

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The NFL's final championship game between the AFC and NFC is known as what?

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Answer: Super Bowl
The Super Bowl is the most-watched television program of the year in the United States, and the day it is held has the status of a quasi-holiday.

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What is the governing body for golf in the USA?

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Answer: USGA
Ever since 1894, the USGA (United State Golf Association) has been the governing body in charge of the game of golf in the USA.

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Which of the following is not a major Championship in professional golf?

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Answer: ICC Champions Trophy
The ICC Champions Trophy is a major tournament in the game of cricket. It is not a major tournament in golf.



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