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  1. 'Iron Lion' Donovan Ricketts a perfect fit in OrlandoRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Orlando Sentinel

    Orlando City's Donovan Ricketts has won Major League Soccer's goalkeeper of the year award in both cities in which he's played at least one full season, Los Angeles in 2010 and Portland in 2013. The question prompted a chuckle from the 37-year-old keeper - whose towering 6-foot-4, 215-pound frame makes it easy to see why he earned the nickname "The Iron Lion" in Portland - but Ricketts doesn't shy away from those expectations.

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  2. Orlando City builds roster with international flavor Lions believe can win immediately in MLSRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... international spots, but can trade for more - many of Orlando City's signees, including Harrison Heath, Donovan Ricketts, Aurlien Collin, Luke Boden, Jairo Arrieta and Lewis Neal, have green cards and, as permanent residents, do not count against ...

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  3. 2014 MLS Expansion Draft sees one selection from Timbers roster as Ricketts moves to OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | OregonLive.com

    Donovan Ricketts came to the Portland Timbers via trade in 2012 and put forth one of the most magical seasons in 2013 when they advanced to the Western Conference finals. While his 2014 had more ups and downs, Ricketts has enjoyed a rather memorable stay in Portland.

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  4. MLS expansion teams stock roster in draft as wheeling and dealing continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Canada.com

    ... be positive for the group." Orlando opened the expansion draft by taking veteran Portland Timbers goalie Donovan Ricketts. The 37-year-old Jamaican international, a former member of the Montreal Impact, was MLS Goalkeeper of the Year in 2010. ...

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  5. Jalil Anibaba taken from Sounders in expansion draft, lands Sporting KCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Seattle Times

    ... Henderson said. " He's a quality player and that's why he was picked up." Orlando took Portland goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts with the first overall pick, while New York City FC took midfielder Ned Grabavoy from Real Salt Lake at No. 2. Colorado mid ...

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  6. NYCFC has U.S. feel after MLS expansion draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | New York Daily News

    ... title in 2009 and a final in 2013. Orlando City used its first pick (and first overall) on Portland keeper Donovan Ricketts. Kreis and GM Claudio Reyna also chose two local products - New York natives Jason Hernandez and Chris Wingert from the San ...

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  7. Canadian clubs each lose a player in MLS expansion draft, Ricketts goes firstRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    New York City FC took Toronto winger Daniel Lovitz in the fourth round and Vancouver Whitecaps midfielder Mehdi Ballouchy in the sixth. Orlando opened the draft by taking veteran Portland Timbers goalie Donovan Ricketts.

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  8. Donovan Ricketts Picked First by Orlando City FC in Expansion DraftRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Stumptown Footy

    The Portland Timbers lost their goalkeeper of the last two and a half years to the first pick of the 2014 MLS Expansion Draft. Donovan Ricketts , the 2013 Goalkeeper of the Year, was plucked from the Timbers' roster by Orlando City SC .

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  9. Updated Timbers GK Donovan Ricketts goes to Orlando CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Columbian

    Orlando City made Timbers goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts the first selection of Wednesday's Major League Soccer expansion draft. He was the only Portland player selected in the draft for incoming clubs New York City FC and Orlando City.

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  10. RBNY Escapes MLS Expansion Draft UnscathedRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Once A Metro

    ... With their first pick, Orlando chose to go with Portland keeper and multiple "save of the year" nominee Donovan Ricketts . This pretty much squashes the rumors that New York would be sending keeper Ryan Meara down to Florida on loan for the 2015 ...

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  11. 2014 MLS Expansion Draft: Former Chivas USA players Thomas McNamara,...Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Goat Parade

    ... Villafana was the first player protected once the draft began, as the Portland Timbers lost goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts with the first pick overall to Orlando City. That was a significant move, as Villafana was a popular selection in various mock ...

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  12. Whitecaps lose veteran backup midfielder Ballouchy in MLS expansion draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Canada.com

    ... the unprotected list to their protected list. Orlando City FC started the 10-round proceedings by selecting Donovan Ricketts, who was the MLS goalkeeper of the year in 2013 when he had 14 shutouts for Portland. The Timbers had surprisingly left ...

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  13. NYCFC and Orlando City break down Expansion Draft strategiesRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Soccer America

    ... Heath Pearce (Montreal) and Jalil Anibaba (Seattle) and used the first pick on Jamaican goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts (Portland). 1. GK Donovan Ricketts (POR). 2. M Tony Cascio (COL). 3. D Jalil Anibaba (SEA). 4. F Pedro Ribeiro (PHI). 5. M Lewis Neal ...

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  14. Orlando City SC takes goalie Donovan Ricketts first in expansion draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Globe and Mail

    Goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts of the LA Galaxy jumps for a ball during a training session ahead of the MLS Cup at The Home Depot Center on November 19, 2011 in Carson, Calif. Goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts of the LA Galaxy jumps for a ball during a training session ahead of the MLS Cup at The Home Depot Center on November 19, 2011 in Carson, Calif.

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  15. Portland Timbers lose Donovan Ricketts, keep Jorge Villafana, Gaston Fernandez in MLS Expansion DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | OregonLive.com

    Orlando City SC took former Timbers goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts with the first overall selection in the draft Wednesday, immediately allowing the Timbers to add left back Jorge Villafana to their protected list. Orlando City SC head coach Adrian Heath said that he felt Ricketts was the best available player in the draft and that the addition of Ricketts would give Orlando some depth as goalkeeper Tally Hall continues to recover from an anterior cruciate ligament tear .

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  16. Canadian clubs each lose a player in MLS expansion draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | CBC News

    ... midfielder Mehdi Ballouchy in the sixth. Orlando opened the draft by taking veteran Portland Timbers goalie Donovan Ricketts. The 37-year-old Jamaican international, a former member of the Montreal Impact, was MLS Goalkeeper of the Year in 2010. ...

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  17. Portland Timbers coach Caleb Porter and general manager Gavin Wilkinson discuss offseason acquisitions, expansion draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | OregonLive.com

    ... decided to leave unprotected are left back Jorge Villafana , forward Gaston Fernandez and goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts . "It's a real challenge to only be able to protect 11 players because we've worked very hard, Gavin (Wilkinson) and myself, to ...

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  18. Lots of options set out in MLS Expansion DraftRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Soccer America

    ... with San Antonio and Norwegian club Strommen IF. The Timbers have exposed former MLS Goalkeeper of the Year Donovan Ricketts , who is under contract for 2015. Sporting Kansas City has exposed both of its main goalkeepers from last year, Eric ...

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  19. Timbers' 21 Moves Point Towards The FutureRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Stumptown Footy

    ... - trade-window less than 24 hours after MLS Cup kicked off, the excitement is palpable. So is the carnage. Donovan Ricketts , replaced. Michael Harrington , cast aside. Pa Modou Kah , jettisoned. Kalif Alhassan , released. The Ryan Johnsons and ...

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  20. Portland Timbers' roster currently includes a surplus of goalkeepersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Oregonian

    ... Portland could attempt to trade Ricketts, or one of their other keepers before next season. Could we see a Donovan Ricketts reunion w/Bruce Arena & the MLS Cup champs in the near future? I'm hearing it's possible. #RCTID #LAGalaxy The Timbers could ...

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