Shakespeare for Sports Fans

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Name the Big Four sports team that matches each hint (and also fills in the Shakespeare quote).

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Team that won its first NBA championship in 1999, led by MVP Tim Duncan.Her fume needs no _____; she'll gallop far enough to her destruction.
Henry VI, Part 2
NFL team that had two Super Bowl appearances while based in Baltimore before changing cities in 1984.Deal mildly with his youth; for young hot _____ being raged do rage the more.
Richard II
NHL team infamously dubbed ''a Mickey Mouse Organization'' by Wayne Gretzky in 1983.One sees more _____ than vast hell can hold.
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Winners of the 2013 Super Bowl.Some say that _____ foster forlorn children, the whilst their own birds famish in their nests.
Titus Andronicus
NFL team for which Peyton and Eli's father, Archie Manning, played between 1971-1982.For _____ have hands that pilgrims' hands do touch, and palm to palm is holy palmers' kiss.
Romeo and Juliet
NBA team that drafted Dwight Howard as the number one pick in 2004.Graves at my command have waked their sleepers, oped, and let 'em forth by my so potent art. But this rough _____ I here abjure.
The Tempest
NBA team formerly based in Seattle and called the SuperSonics.When shall we three meet again; In _____, lightning, or in rain?
Macbeth
MLB team owned by Disney before being sold to advertising magnate Arturo Moreno in 2003.Good night, sweet prince, and flights of _____ sing thee to thy rest!
Hamlet
NHL team that originally had 'North' in front of its name, but removed the word shortly before moving south.The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our _____, but in ourselves, that we are underlings.
Julius Caesar
NBA team whose gorilla mascot, Go, was one of the three inaugural members in the Mascots Hall of Fame in 2005. Whate'er it bodes, henceforward will I bear upon my target three fair-shining _____.
Henry VI, Part 2
The first NHL franchise in the United States to win the Stanley Cup.Tis gold which buys admittance; oft it doth; yea, and makes Diana's _____ false themselves.
Cymbeline
NBA team led to four straight division titles by Alonzo Mourning and Tim Hardaway.Fear no more the _____ o' the sun, nor the furious winter's rages.
Cymbeline
HintTeamQuote
MLB team that won the 1971 World Series with series MVP Roberto Clemente._____ may make cheap pennyworths of their pillage.
Henry VI, Part 2
NFL team featured prominently in the Hollywood films 'Invincible' and 'The Silver Linings Playbook'.The world is grown so bad, that wrens make prey where _____ dare not perch.
Richard III
NHL team that made its first appearance in the Stanley Cup Finals in 2007 under head coach Bryan Murray.Thou cold sciatica, cripple our _____, that their limbs may halt as lamely as their manners.
Timon of Athens
NFL team led to victory by famed QB Joe Namath at Super Bowl III (its only Super Bowl appearance to date.)Contemplation makes a rare turkey-cock of him: how he _____ under his advanced plumes!
Twelfth Night
NBA team Wilt Chamberlain was with when he scored 100 points against the New York Knicks on March 2, 1962.We are but _____ for the working-day; our gayness and our gilt are all besmirch'd with rainy marching in the painful field.
Henry V
NBA team whose owners made failed attempts to relocate the franchise to Anaheim, Virginia Beach, and Seattle between 2011-2013.An if we live, we live to tread on _____; if die, brave death, when princes die with us!
Henry IV, Part 1
The NFL's longest established team in the northeastern United States.The gates of monarchs are arch'd so high that _____ may jet through and keep their impious turbans on.
Cymbeline
MLB team that set an American League record in 2003 with 119 losses.Dost thou not perceive that Rome is but a wilderness of _____?
Titus Andronicus
NFL team that holds the record for most enshrinees in the Pro Football Hall of Fame as well as the most retired jersey numbers.Bid me lurk where serpents are; chain me with roaring _____; or shut me nightly in a charnel-house.
Romeo and Juliet
MLB team with which center fielder Kirby Puckett spent his entire 12-year career.Vantage like a pair of _____ appear'd; both as the same, or rather ours the elder.
Antony and Cleopatra
NHL team whose rivalry with the Edmonton Oilers is part of a longstanding provincial rivalry termed 'The Battle of Alberta'.My hour is almost come, when I to sulph'rous and tormenting _____ must render up myself.
Hamlet
MLB team with which Ichiro Suzuki set a single-season record for hits with 262 in 2004.All but _____ plunged in the foaming brine and quit the vessel.
The Tempest

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