When you think about sports in Lithuania, usually you come up with past and current basketball stars including Portland Trail Blazers legend, Arvydas Sabonis. Vytautas Andriuskevicius hopes his strong showings with the Portland Timbers can change that perception and put Lithuania on the soccer map. Andriuskevicius, who goes just by Vytas, joined the Timbers last […]
We all know it’s a long season and every match counts. But let’s be honest: Some games are just a hell of a lot more fun to see in person. In case you don’t know, every home match is going to be a sellout. With all the season ticket holders in attendance, there are only […]
Craig Mitchelldyer sees some of the greatest moments in Portland sports from a vantage most will never experience. He was there when the Timbers won the MLS cup. He captured the moment when Damian Lillard nailed a game-winning three to win the playoff series against Houston. Each time, he was on the sidelines, watching through […]
Welcome to Part 2 of our Top 20 countdown. Today we look at Portland’s 10 biggest sport stories of 2016. Here’s a recap of yesterday’s list, where we counted down from 20 to 11. Check out the full post to see why they made the final list. 20. ESPN’s SportsCenter comes to Portland 19. Announcement […]
A lot happened in Portland last year. The Blazers made an unexpected run at the playoffs while the Timbers failed to make it back. Jesuit High School was named the nation’s No. 1 athletic program and the Rose City Rollers secured another roller derby championship. We landed a new baseball team – but we lost […]
Single-game tickets for the first eight regular-season home matches at Providence Park go on sale to the public Friday at 10 a.m.
Not only is this a very necessary win for the Timbers’ season but more than anything is a very much needed pride boost for the fans.
This weekly column will break down the opposition facing the Portland Timbers, hopefully giving you an insight into the challenge we can expect the Timbers to face. The Portland Timbers are at home against DC United next Saturday. United finished 2013 with the worst season record of any team in the history of the league. […]
This weekly column will break down the opposition facing the Portland Timbers, hopefully giving you an insight into the challenge we can expect the Timbers to face. The Portland Timbers travel to Texas to play the Houston Dynamo next Saturday. Dominic Kinnear has been the Dynamos head coach since the franchise relocated from San Jose. […]