Jeopardy contestant thought Magic Johnson played in the NHL

"Jeopardy!" can be a very hard game show.

Which can also lead to many funny/awkward moments.

One of those moments happened recently and it had to do with sports.

Here's the clue: 100+ assists in an NHL season has been accomplished only 13 times, 11 times by this player.

And here was the contestant's answer: Magic Johnson.



That wasn't the right answer. After doing some research we learned that Magic Johnson never played in the NHL. He was a basketball star.

Alex Trebek, who is from Canada, wasn't impressed with the answer:





HE ALSO DID A REDDIT AMA
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