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Ricketts, top keeper in MLS
Portland Timbers and Jamaica national senior team representative, Donovan Ricketts, is a proud man after he won the Allstate Major League Soccer Goalkeeper of the Year honour for the second time in his career last Wednesday.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
MLS announces 2013 Best XI
On Tuesday, Major League Soccer announced the league's 2013 Best XI , recognizing its top 11 players at each position on the field and including many of its well-known stars.
The Globe and Mail
Vancouver Whitecaps striker Camilo honoured for MLS goal of the year
Vancouver Whitecaps FC Camilo Sanvezzo celebrates his goal against the Portland Timbers during second half of MLS action in Vancouver, Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
MLS awards go to Ricketts, Valeri
Donovan Ricketts of the Portland Timbers has been named MLS goalkeeper of the year, and teammate Diego Valeri has been voted MLS newcomer of the year.
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.
Keane, Magee highlight MLS Best XI
The former LA Galaxy teammates highlight the 2013 MLS Best XI, which the league unveiled Tuesday.
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.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Sounder at Heart
MLS awards: Lamar Neagle finishes third in Comeback Player of the Year voting
Lamar Neagle did not win the MLS Comeback Player of the Year award. That's not a huge surprise, as it wasn't entirely clear what he was coming back from, exactly.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
BRANDON: Rovello Project gains support
Great news on the fundraising drive to renovate the tennis courts at Southeast Portland's Berkeley Park, where the late four-time state champion from Cleveland High learned to play the game: The Rovello campaign has raised about two-thirds of the $175,000 needed to repair and improve the two public courts.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
The Miami Herald
Recap: Portland vs. Real Salt Lake
Portland, OR - Real Salt Lake punched its ticket to its second MLS Cup in five years by earning a 1-0 victory over the Portland Timbers at Jeld-Wen Field on Sunday.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Jamaicans battle for spots in MLS Cup final
Before and after their crucial Major League Soccer play-off clash tomorrow, Lovel Palmer and Khari Stephenson of Real Salt Lake can guarantee camaraderie with fellow Jamaicans at arch-rivals Portland Timbers.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
The Kansas City Star
Sporting KCa s Matt Besler, Jimmy Nielsen are finalists for MLS awards
U.S. men's defender Matt Besler gained control of the ball while running a drill during practice for the United States men's soccer team at Sporting Park on Wednesday, October 9, 2013 in Kansas City, Kansas.
The Winnipeg Free Press
Keane, Magee and DiVaio finalists for Major League Soccer's MVP award
Forwards Robbie Keane of the Los Angeles Galaxy, Mike Magee of the Chicago Fire and Marco DiVaio of the Montreal Impact are the finalists for Major League Soccer's Most Valuable Player award.
Impact's Marco DiVaio among finalists for MLS MVP
Montreal Impact forward Marco DiVaio is in the running for MVP of Major League Soccer this year.
Caleb Porter, Darlington Nagbe, Donovan Ricketts and Diego Valeri finalists for MLS awards
Portland Timbers head coach Caleb Porter, midfielder/forward Darlington Nagbe, goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts and midfielder Diego Valeri were named finalists in their respective categories as Major League Soccer today announced the finalists for its 2013 awards.
The Kansas City Star
Sporting KC's Matt Besler, Jimmy Nielsen are finalists for MLS awards
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Tue Nov 19, 2013
Portland Timbers video: Futty Danso's goal against Seattle leads to moving celebration...
Watch a moving celebration between two countrymen and their team after Futty Danso's goal against the Seattle Sounders on Nov. 7. A few readers have said they were particularly moved by Futty Danso's celebration with countryman and fellow defender Pa Modou Kah and goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts during the Portland Timbers 3-2 playoff win against ... (more)
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Portland Timbers say defense will improve in second game of playoff series
Portland midfielder Diego Chara and the Timbers must overcome a two-goal deficit in the second game of the aggregate-goal Western Conference final series.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
MLS's 2-week hiatus between playoff games is ... a little ... awkward
Portland Timbers forward Darlington Nagbe tangles with Real Salt Lake at Rio Tinto Stadium, Nov. 10. The Timbers won't play Salt Lake in the second leg of the conference final series until Nov. 24. The first two weeks of the MLS Cup playoffs were a frantic whirlwind, with Major League Soccer squeezing in eight playoff games in just 12 days.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Portland Timbers expect defense to return to form at Jeld-Wen Field
Portland Timbers goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts makes a stop against Real Salt Lake at Rio Tinto Stadium Sunday night.