Portland Timbers

Five Reasons You Need To See A Portland Timbers Game In-Person

The Portland Timbers were able to defeat D.C. United 1-0 Wednesday night at Providence Park on the strength of a 5th minute goal by Maximiliano Uruti that came after a picture-perfect cross from Gastón Fernández. The win gives Portland 16 points on the season and lifts them out of the basement of the Western Conference. […]

CJ McCollum

Portland Trail Blazers Fans Have A New Favorite Sportswriter

In today’s NBA, it’s those who contribute in a variety of capacities who provide the most value. Everyone loves a three-point specialist or a dunking dynamo, but opportunities to shine the brightest appear most often for those who exhibit a certain level of mastery in multiple categories. Consider C.J. McCollum one of these players. Not […]

Felix Hernandez

Seattle Mariners At The Quarter Pole Of The 2015 Season

Over the Memorial Day weekend, the Seattle Mariners accomplished something they hadn’t done in the nearly two weeks prior – win consecutive baseball games. May 12th against the San Diego Padres, the Mariners took a 11-4 victory to culminate a four game winning streak, their longest of the season, and then went on a back […]

The Intertwine

Breakthrough – The Intertwine Alliance

While we have been milling around all these years, something out of the background has been gaining traction. No not terrorism or any other looming disaster. This is a sports site. We discuss the finer things. Games and recreation. So what faddish exercise am I getting at? By no means—this even goes beyond the bounds […]

Vin Lananna

Track And Field The Best Sport? Yes, But …

Who better than Track Town President Vin Lananna to explain the world’s most basic sport. Of course it’s track and field. He lives and breathes the stuff. Don’t you? Because of him, Portland hosts the World Indoor Track and Field meet in 2016, the same year the Olympic trials return to Eugene for the third straight time. […]

LeBron James

Teams To Watch In The NBA By Mybookie.ag

Back in January, when Dwight Howard of the Rockets said that the Warriors are not the best basketball team around, no one would have expected that we would be seeing these teams battling it out to get to the NBA Finals. All the same, here we are; and each team has its own strategy in […]

Russell Wilson

How The Seattle Seahawks Will Or Won’t Stay On Top

It’s much easier to reach the top of the mountain than it is to stay on top of the mountain. Given the Seattle Seahawks’ most recent two-year run, NFL observers consider the Seahawks to be on the top of the heap. Or at least within about one yard of it. Offseason prognostications unanimously list the […]

Sam Dekker

2015 Draft Season Is Here – Sam Dekker Scouting Report

Previous Scouting Reports: Joseph Young Rondae Hollis-Jefferson R.J. Hunter Sam Dekker has made a name for himself in the past two NCAA Tournaments. Putting up big numbers, making clutch shots and helping his team make the National Championship game this year have all added to his resume. That resume has his draft stock higher than […]

King of the Cage

King Of The Cage Returns To Lincoln City In June

On Saturday, June 27th King of the Cage will be returning to Lincoln City with an action packed card featuring some of the Pacific Northwest’s hottest up and coming talent. The card will take place at The Chinook Winds Casino Resort and will be broadcast on MAVTV (Dish Network 248, DIRECTV 214). The card will […]

Timbers Toronto FC

Will Fanendo Adi’s Struggles Doom The Portland Timbers?

The Portland Timbers delivered another listless performance in a 1-0 loss on Saturday against Toronto FC. Consecutive losses against Houston Dynamo and Toronto FC mark the first time since March of last season that the Timbers have lost back-to-back games, and only the third time (not counting playoffs) since Caleb Porter took over in 2013. […]

Timbers Toronto

Are The Portland Timbers On The Rise?

For the past few seasons in Portland, we have seen a lot of the same things from our beloved Timbers. Two seasons ago, it was a recipe that led us, by seasons end, to the top of the Western Conference rankings. However, last season it left us one spot out of the playoffs. It’s actually […]

Friday Night Lights

Awaiting The Next Great Sports Series

The broadcast networks released their upcoming fall schedule recently and (as per usual) there is nothing to get too excited about it. It seems the best and most creative shows these days tend to show up on streaming services like Netflix, basic cable channels like AMC or premium channels such as HBO where creativity and […]