American Sports Quotes Quiz

Fill the blanks in these famous quotes from North American athletes and sportscasters.
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Last updated: August 30, 2018
First submittedMarch 4, 2011
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Who Said It
Muhammad Ali
Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee
Joe Namath
We're going to win Sunday. I guarantee it
Chad Johnson
Child, please
Yogi Berra
90% of the game is half mental
Vince Lombardi
Winning isn't everything; it's the only thing
Charles Barkley
I am not a role model
Mike Tyson
I want to eat his children
Lou Gehrig
I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth
Jim Mora
Playoffs!? Don't talk about playoffs!
Wayne Gretzky
You miss 100% of the shots you never take
Stuart Scott
Cool as the other side of the pillow
Al Davis
Just win, baby
Muhammad Ali
I am the greatest
Allen Iverson
We're sitting here, I'm supposed to be the franchise player, and we're
in here talking about practice
Brian Collins
Boom goes the dynamite
Lebron James
I'm going to take my talents to South Beach
Bryce Harper
That's a clown question, bro
Rasheed Wallace
Both teams played hard
Level ∞
May 2, 2013
Changed the quiz to fill-in-the-blank and added several questions.
Level 63
May 19, 2013
where is bart scott with, CANT WAIT!
Level 32
May 19, 2013
90% of the game is half mental -- that's hillarious :D
Level 67
Oct 30, 2018
Yogi Berra had all kinds of hilarious quotes like that. One of my favorites is “I never said most of the things I said.”
Level 67
May 19, 2013
You should consider adding a Shaq quotation. He has some classics. "Our offense is like the Pythagorean Theorem: there is no answer."
Level 72
Jan 24, 2019
The Big Aristotle himself!
Level 75
May 21, 2013
Why does Rasheed Wallace get credit for "Both teams played hard?" Don't almost all coaches in every press conference ever say that?
Level 22
May 22, 2013
yeah that threw me off, only one i missed. When I saw Rasheed Wallace I was thinking something much more controversial
Level 78
Feb 2, 2014
It's because it was the only answer he gave in an interview one time. He got something like 10 or 11 questions asked to him and his response every single time was "Both teams played hard".

Craig Sager ~ "Rasheed, looks like your jump shot was working, is that something you've been focusing on?"

Wallace ~ "Both teams played hard."

Level 55
Oct 18, 2017
“Rasheed, what’s your favourite colour?”

“Both teams played hard”.

Level 29
May 16, 2014
playoffs? You wanna talk about... playoffs?
Level 54
Jul 19, 2014
I tried "ear" for Mike Tyson.
Level 58
Aug 21, 2014
"I played like Eric Dampier tonight" - Shaq
Level 72
Dec 16, 2014
Oil Can Boyd, after a game was called due to fog in Cleveland. "That's what happens when you build a stadium right next to the ocean".
Level 83
Jun 23, 2018
Mike Tyson: "I'm hungry"
Level 73
Aug 8, 2018
So it appears that Charles Barkley was not a foot model. Who knew.
Level 72
Jan 24, 2019
Another one that should be on here is Dennis Green, after the Cardinals blew a huge lead on MNF to the Bears: "The Bears are who we thought they were! That’s why we took the damn field! Now, if you want to crown them, then crown their ass! But, they are who we thought they were, and we let them off the hook!"

My all-time favorite coaching rant. Such passion.

Level 57
Feb 25, 2021
The best was ex-Knick Michael Ray Richardson noting that "The ship be sinking". How far down can it go - "The skies the limit!"