Big Question: How bad is the defense?

The smell of smoke bombs from the opening game of the Portland Timbers 2013 season has dissipated, which gives us an opportunity to introduce you to a new, EXCLU$IVE 5mTKO blogg feature called the Big Question. Each and every Tuesday we will ask and answer a burning question that has arisen from the previous weekend’s…

Of Expectations Great and Not

If you are like me, you probably have a friend, or perhaps a relative, who doesn’t follow the Timbers but they know that you spend most of your waking hours thinking about summer evenings at JWF. So they feel compelled to ask you about the team even if they don’t really care. They are nice…