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   Directions: Match names on left with nicknames on right

1. Wayne Gretzky

2. Ted Williams

3. Cal Ripken, Jr.

4. Anfernee Hardaway

5. Craig Stadler

6. Karl Malone

7. Reggie Jackson

8. Bobby Hull

9. John Elway

10. Teemu Selanne

11. William Perry

12. Pavel Bure

13. Deion Sanders

14. Randy Johnson

15. Greg Norman

16. Ivan Rodriguez

17. Jack Nicklaus

18. Babe Ruth

19. Roger Clemens

20. Carl Yastrzemski

a. Iron man

b. Mr. October

c. Yaz

d. Comeback Kid

e. Prime Time

f. Golden Bear

g. Rocket

h. Mailman

i. White Shark

j. The Big Unit

k. Splendid Splinter

l. Great Bambino

m. Penny

n. Walrus

o. Pudge

p. Finnish Flash

q. The Great One

r. Refrigerator

s. Russian Rocket

t. Golden Jet

Answers: 1. q; 2. k; 3. a; 4. m; 5. n; 6. h; 7. b; 8. t; 9. d; 10. p; 11. r; 12. s; 13. e; 14. j; 15. i; 16. o; 17. f; 18. l; 19. g; 20. c


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Johnny22 said...
Jan. 30, 2012 at 3:44 pm:
dude u should put Chris Johnson (football player) his nockname is megatron
 
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