MLS Power Rankings (Week 16): Timbers reach the top
MLS Power Rankings They've been hanging around the top spot for much of the season, and after their dramatic victory against Dallas, it's time to place the Timbers in the top spot.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Week 16 MLS Power Rankings
It has taken three weeks for a new club to find their way to the top of the MLS Power Rankings and unseat Montreal from the top spot.
South County Spotlight
Nagbe nets winner against first-place Dallas - Sunday, 16 June 2013 04:00
Portland forward Darlington Nagbe, a native of Liberia, has rarely had the opportunity to play in front of his mother.
Ricketts keeps Portland in hunt
Jamaican goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts recorded his fifth consecutive shutout to help the Portland Timbers to a 1-0 victory over FC Dallas in the Major League Soccer last Saturday.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Big D Soccer
Five Thoughts: Taking A Step Back From The 1-0 Loss At Portland
Yeah. Losses are always tough pills to swallow for anyone. But I'll admit there was something about the way FC Dallas lost to the Portland Timbers yesterday that left me thinking that things would be okay for this team.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
The Washington Post
Darlington Nagbe scored in the 52nd minute and the Portland Timbers ran their MLS unbeaten streak to 13 games with a 1-0 victory over FC Dallas on Saturday.
Portland tops FCD to extend unbeaten run
The Portland Timbers extended their unbeaten run in league play to 13 games following a 1-0 defeat of FC Dallas at Jeld-Wen Field on Saturday.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Rose Cup: Portland International Raceway is the site of the annual event, which runs through Sunday.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
The Pordland Mercury
Timbers vs. Tampa Bay Rowdies: High-Pitched Live Blog Action
The Tampa Bay Rowdies were the toast of the town two weeks back after the pluck NASL squad upended the hated Sounders to knock loathsome Seattle out of the U.S. Open Cup early for the first time in five years.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Hot Time In Old Town
Chicago Fire vs. Portland Timbers - MLS #13 - Fireside Chat With Stumptown Footy
The Fire will look to continue their winning ways at home again this week, still bolstered by the recent additions of Bakary Soumare and Mike Magee The Men in Red will face a stiff challenge from Portland, however.
Thu May 30, 2013
Timbers win 2-0 at D.C. United
The Portland Timbers continued their winning ways and road success with a 2-0 victory Saturday night over floundering D.C. United.
Wed May 29, 2013
The Pordland Mercury
Timbers vs. Wilmington Hammerheads: High-Pitched Live Blog Action
You can't NOT mention Cal FC in a Timbers U.S. Open Cup live blog, so I'll only do it once.
Tue May 28, 2013
Portland continues United's winless streak
The Portland Timbers extended D.C. United's winless streak to 10 straight, equaling a franchise worst, after a 2-0 victory May 25 in the nation's capital.
Mon May 27, 2013
Rock Hill Herald
MLS Features: Rogers makes history among offensive outbursts
It was a week that saw goals aplenty around MLS, while Los Angeles Galaxy midfielder Robbie Rogers made a bit of history on Sunday night as we look back on Week 13 in Major League Soccer.
Sun May 26, 2013
Portland Timbers Postscript: Keep 'Em Coming
With Diego Valeri out of the lineup, Caleb Porter had to switch up the formation and tactics a bit.
The Campbell Reporter
Sports digest: Los Angeles Galaxy's Robbie Rogers, who is openly gay, breaks down barriers
Robbie Rogers has joined the Los Angeles Galaxy of MLS in another step by openly gay athletes in professional sports.
Sat May 25, 2013
The Washington Post
Marco Di Vaio scored three goals in the opening 32 minutes to lead the Montreal Impact to a 5-3 win over the Philadelphia Union on a wet, chilly Saturday night.
Recap: D.C. vs. Portland
The Portland Timbers and D.C. United continued on their respective paths as the Timbers claimed a 2-0 victory at RFK Stadium to extend their unbeaten streak to 11 games.
Fri May 24, 2013
Portland v D.C. United preview - Timbers want to avoid letdown on road
Based upon the historical meetings between Portland and D.C. United, we should expect something unusual to happen when these team meet up.