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MLS' possible schedule shift could leave teams in cold
Sporting KC fans celebrate after the team wins the MLS Eastern Conference Championship soccer game against the Houston Dynamo at Sporting Park.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Donovan Ricketts, Diego Valeri, and Will Johnson Make the MLS Best XI
The Portland Timbers put their mark on MLS in a big way this year, announcing the arrival of Portland as a potential powerhouse in years to come.
No Sounders on MLS Best XI
For the first time since 2010, no Sounders were named to the MLS Best XI, an award that honors the top 11 players in the league.
2013 Timbers Recap: Incredible season of accomplishments fuels optimism for 2014 and beyond
Timbers fans post a celebratory banner for their goalkeeper, Donovan Ricketts, at the final MLS match for the Portland Timbers this season.
Salt Lake Tribune
Real Salt Lake: Rebuild pays off sooner than expected
Sandy a Garth Lagerwey sprinted for the elevator at 1:30 a.m. In his hand, mere hours away from the 2013 MLS SuperDraft, was a cocktail napkin littered with words and numbers.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The Kansas City Star
Real Salt Lake quickly builds a championship contender
Kyle Van Winkle worked in the banking industry, and it's still unclear how he died.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Timbers' playoff dreams halted by disallowed goals, Real Salt Lake...
The message to the Portland Timbers players from the North End Timbers Army section was pretty clear after the completion of the national anthem - "believe beyond reason" - before the second leg of the MLS Western Conference final at JELD-WEN Field.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Medford Mail Tribune
Timbers, Real Salt Lake (finally) face second leg
It's been nearly two weeks since Portland visited Real Salt Lake for the first match of their two-leg Western Conference final.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Portland Timbers Training Quotes and Notes: Sick and Tired of Real Salt Lake
The Timbers got down to business in practice as they prepare to take on Real Salt Lake this Sunday for the sixth time in four months.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
MLS Cup Playoffs 2013: Key to Victory for Each Team in Conference Championships
In the Eastern Conference, Sporting Kansas City host the Houston Dynamo. After a 0-0 first leg, the second leg should provide plenty of entertainment.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Salt Lake Tribune
Real Salt Lake: How will RSL defend the desperate Timbers?
Sandy a How will Real Salt Lake respond when the roar of 20,000 feverish Portland Timber supporters increases to deafening decibel levels? Heading into the second leg of the Western Conference final series Sunday night at Jeld-Wen Field - two weeks after RSL's offense put on a dazzling display in its 4-2 win over the Timbers at Rio Tinto Stadium - ... (more)
Wahl: Driven by past failure, Caleb Porter finds success in Portland
Caleb Porter has the Portland Timbers within a game of the MLS Cup final in his first year as manager.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Will Johnson : Our Fans Deserve the Playoffs
Portland Timbers midfielder and captain Will Johnson joined host John Canzano Wedneday afternoon on The Bald Faced Truth to talk about the playoff series with Real Salt Lake and the upcoming game at Jeld-Wen Field.
MLS Cup Playoffs 2013: Most Important Player for Each Remaining Club
Cup Playoffs, the pressure is on for each side to play its best. In order for that to happen, the teams will need some great performances from key players.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Portland Timbers Snubbed in SB Nation Rookie of the Year Voting
The Timbers did not have anyone in the running for the Rookie of the Year race, so what did the Timbers' rookies get up to this season? The Portland Timbers ' rookies played a combined 0 minutes this year.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Timbers Mailbag - covering random Timbers news while on long playoff break
It seemed like there was a blur of Portland Timbers matches during the 2013 MLS playoffs, and now, there is a long extended break in the action.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
The Second Leg: What Needs to Change Against Real Salt Lake?
The Portland Timbers did not look good against RSL on Sunday. What can the team do differently on the second leg? After the Portland Timbers 4-2 loss to Real Salt Lake over the weekend, we were all reeling.
Salt Lake City Weekly
Real's Sebastian Velasquez
Sebastian Velasquez's first professional goal for Real Salt Lake, a perfectly executed header into the left corner of the net against L.A. Galaxy, lifted the playoff fortunes of the team.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Timbers take early lead against Real Salt Lake, but crumble to fall behind in aggregate series
Real Salt Lake forward Robbie Findley, a former Oregon State University player, was a big influence on RSL's win over Portland in leg 1 of their two match series.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Best and Worst from the 1st Leg of the MLS Cup Playoffs Conference Final
Real Salt Lake defeated the Portland Timbers 4-2 Sunday night. For the third time this season, the Claret and Cobalt stood victorious after an aesthetic battle with their Northwest rivals.