Willamette Week - http://www.wweek.com/portland/articles.sec-640-1-.html Wed, 01 Oct 14 00:00:00 -0700 en hourly 1 Ill-starred - Why Portland never gets the NBA All-Star Game. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-5323-ill_starred_why_portland_never_gets_the_nba_all_star_game.html PDX’s Ball Bearings - Trying to make sense of what's next for the Timbers and Beavers. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7940-pdxrss_ball_bearings_trying_to_make_sense_of_whats_next_for_the_timbers_and_beavers.html Jerry Glanville - PSU's new football coach isn't "young," but he's plenty "creative." http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-6967-jerry_glanville_psus_new_football_coach_isnt_young_but_hes_plenty_creative.html Broadcast Dues - While Portland Beavers go up to the major leagues, the team's broadcaster soldiers on. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-9206-broadcast_dues_while_portland_beavers_go_up_to_the_major_leagues_the_teams_broadcaster_soldiers_on.html Billet, Sweet Billet - Off the ice with your average Portland Winter Hawk in his adopted home. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-8170-billet_sweet_billet_off_the_ice_with_your_average_portland_winter_hawk_in_his_adopted_home.html Touchdown, Jesus - Who says you can't worship God in between wings and a beer on a Sunday? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7528-touchdown_jesus_who_says_you_cant_worship_god_in_between_wings_and_a_beer_on_a_sunday.html Looking up - What's new this soccer season? Better video, a buttoned-down army, a "Beckham Factor" and oh yeah, maybe a better team. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-6895-looking_up_whats_new_this_soccer_season_better_video_a_buttoned_down_army_a_beckham_factor_and_oh_ye.html When in Rome - It's Chad in Portland—but 2 million radio listeners already knew that. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-8063-when_in_rome_its_chad_in_portlandmdashbut_2_million_radio_listeners_already_knew_that.html Chris Agnello - The new Timbers GM and coach kicks it on whether soccer will ever be more than a mainstream afterthought. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-5751-chris_agnello_the_new_timbers_gm_and_coach_kicks_it_on_whether_soccer_will_ever_be_more_than_a_mains.html Cain Remains Able - With new baseball ownership in Portland, an old face remains. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7116-cain_remains_able_with_new_baseball_ownership_in_portland_an_old_face_remains.html Fee Fi Fo Dumb - An Oregon congressman smells the blood of a federal recreation fee. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-6603-fee_fi_fo_dumb_an_oregon_congressman_smells_the_blood_of_a_federal_recreation_fee.html The Other Fish In The Sea - If the Blazers ever leave, we'll still have pro hoops: the IBL's Chinooks. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-5381-the_other_fish_in_the_sea_if_the_blazers_ever_leave_well_still_have_pro_hoops_the_ibls_chinooks.html Minor leagues, major superstiton - Very superstitious...the Beavers are on the way. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-6865-minor_leagues_major_superstiton_very_superstitiousthe_beavers_are_on_the_way.html See Jane Play - How women scratch their football itch with the Portland Shockwave. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-5807-see_jane_play_how_women_scratch_their_football_itch_with_the_portland_shockwave.html Empty Net - Where have all the Portland Winter Hawks fans gone? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-6241-empty_net_where_have_all_the_portland_winter_hawks_fans_gone.html Taking Care Of Business - How Portland's new pro lacrosse team can make its nut. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-5237-taking_care_of_business_how_portlands_new_pro_lacrosse_team_can_make_its_nut.html Goooal!: Latino Fans - The Timbers fight to attract—and keep—new spectators. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-9254-goooal__latino_fans_the_timbers_fight_to_attractmdashand_keepmdashnew_spectators.html Long Shots - You can't get any farther from March Madness than the Portland Chinooks. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-6755-long_shots_you_cant_get_any_farther_from_march_madness_than_the_portland_chinooks.html Cold As Ice - A longtime local small business hits hard times. Will it skate away? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-8052-cold_as_ice_a_longtime_local_small_business_hits_hard_times_will_it_skate_away.html