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The Newsday Sports trivia quiz for May 25

A picture of actor Leslie Nielsen is displayed

A picture of actor Leslie Nielsen is displayed during a homage during the 83rd Annual Academy Awards held at the Kodak Theatre on February 27, 2011 in Hollywood. Credit: Getty Images/Kevin Winter

A daily sports trivia quiz to test your knowledge of sports history.

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1

What Islanders fan/actor portrayed Newsday sports columnist Bill Nack in the 2010 film “Secretariat”?

2

What team beats out the Yankees for the pennant in the 1958 film “Damn Yankees”?

3

What basketball star from Long Island starred in the 1979 film “The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh”?

4

What is the setting for the climactic scene in the 2015 film “Trainwreck,” directed by Syosset’s Judd Apatow and starring Rockville Centre’s Amy Schumer?

5

Where does the climactic scene in the 2003 film “Anger Management” take place?

6

Which former Yankee is NOT credited with a role in the 1988 movie "The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!"?

7

In "Die Hard With a Vengeance," which New York venue are John McClane and Zeus Carver instructed to go to?

8

Which of these Yankees did not play himself in the 1942 film “The Pride of the Yankees”?

9

What Giants star plays himself in the 1998 film “The Waterboy?”

10

What team does Robert DeNiro’s character play for in the 1973 film “Bang the Drum Slowly”?

11

In the 2017 film “Megan Leavey,” starring Kate Mara, a descendant of the founders of both the Giants and Steelers, what Northport High School alumnus plays Leavey’s mother?