Yellow Card

It’s not too soon for a warning: The Portland Timbers, absent big change, are headed for trouble.


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The Portland Timbers are supposed to be one of the dominant teams in Major League Soccer. The 2013 campaign saw the team soar to the Western Conference final after an abysmal performance a year    More
 
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 ALEX TOMCHAK SCOTT

WW Liveblog: Portland Timbers v. Seattle Sounders

Portland 4-4 Seattle (Chara 10', 55', Valeri 14', Urruti 57'; Cooper 3', Dempsey 24', 85', 87'P)

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To see the latest updates, refresh and scroll to the bottom. The game starts at noon on Saturday, Apr. 5. If you have thoughts or comments on the game, please email me or tweet @atomchak.PREAMBLE: Soccer derbies — games between regional rivals — are all about emotion and sentiment and lumps in the throat. Let's dedicate this one to a uniquely verklempt figure: ex-Timbers and current Sounders striker ...   More
 
Friday, April 4, 2014 by Alex Tomchak Scott

WW Liveblog: Timbers vs. Real Salt Lake in the MLS Western Conference Final

Portland Timbers 0-1 Real Salt Lake (2-4 on aggregate)

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Live updates will be posted at the bottom of the page. Hit refresh to see the latest. The game starts at 6 p.m. I'll try to post updates throughout the day, and they'll grow in frequency as the game progresses. Get at me on Twitter (@atomchak) or via e-mail at ascott@wweek.com.Preamble: All seems lost for the Portland Timbers right now. I don't mean to be too negative, but in the first leg of the tie, ...   More
 
Sunday, November 24, 2013 by Alex Tomchak Scott

Cutting The Ribbon

Five things we learned from the Portland Timbers’ first two home games in Major League Soccer.


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Portland’s initiation into Major League Soccer played to sellout crowds last week and produced the Timbers’ first wins of the season. For those who weren’t among the 18,600-plus fans to pack    More
 
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 JONATHAN CROWL

Timbers Win Second Straight at Home

Portland Timbers vs. Dallas

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Portland Timbers fans are learning quickly to expect wall-to-wall action with their Major League Soccer team at home.After giving up two goals with a 3-0 lead against Chicago on Thursday in their MLS home opener, the Timbers did the same thing against F.C. Dallas on Sunday and survived with a 3-2 win at Jeld-Wen Field following multiple Dallas assaults on the goal in extra time. “Obviously, fatigue ...   More
 
Sunday, April 17, 2011 JONATHAN CROWL

Timbers' Home Major League Soccer Debut A Huge Success

Portland Timbers' Major League Soccer home opener

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Playing their Major League Soccer home opener last night, the Portland Timbers were easily recognized in their green and yellow. But everything else last night at newly christened Jeld-Wen Field seemed newer and larger than ever in the context of Portland's long soccer history. From the heavy downpour and the banners to the national telecast on ESPN2 and the high scoring in Portland's 4-2 victory over ...   More
 
Friday, April 15, 2011 JONATHAN CROWL

City Hall: Commissioners Approve Parking Plan

Portland City Hall in January

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In a 4-0 vote with Commissioner Nick Fish absent on vacation, City Council today approved the parking plan for the streets around Jeld-Wen Field formerly known as PGE Park.That plan, which Mayor Sam Adams introduced as an emergency ordinance, calls for expanding the hours for paid parking around the revamped stadium on Portland Timbers game nights and increasing the hourly rates from $1.60 to $3.50 ...   More
 
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Splitting Timbers

The Timbers’ new season in a new league will mean bigger revenues and salaries—but at a cost.


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The Portland Timbers’ inaugural season in Major League Soccer kicks off this Saturday, March 19, at Colorado.  Before that happens, here’s a guide for casual fans to some of the big differe   More
 
Wednesday, March 16, 2011 JONATHAN CROWL

Timbers Bank on The Changing Face of Jeld-Wen

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Look for some unhappy Portland Democrats after today's announcement that PGE Park will be renamed Jeld-Wen Field when the Timbers begin play in Major League Soccer.Not because there's any great sentiment for PGE, the state's largest utility and a subsidiary of Enron when it hung its name on the old Civic Stadium a decade ago.But rather because of the political activities of Jeld-Wen's founder, the ...   More
 
Monday, March 14, 2011 by Nigel Jaquiss

Paulson Wants a Blazers Executive as His New General Manager


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The official announcement from Major League Soccer hasn't been made yet, but it appears Merritt Paulson may be getting his new business in order already. WW has learned Mike Golub, a senior advisor for Vulcan Sports & Entertainment, a sister company of Paul Allen's Trail Blazers franchise, is under consideration for a new gig as the general manager for Merritt Paulson's Major League Soccer ...   More
 
Thursday, March 19, 2009 BETH SLOVIC

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