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Feature

True Grit

There's room to move in this grueling cycle sport where riders outnumber fans.

  • By Shoshanna Cohen
  • Published 12/16/2011

Mudroom

Gridiron Dreams

Amateur football in these parts sports a different kind of celebrity.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 05/20/2011

Ax Season

Ax Season

Welcome to Portland Timbers 101. Here is an introduction to everything you need to know about the coach, the players, and the fans so that you'll be ready this spring as the Timbers make their Major League Soccer debut.

  • By Martin Patail and Zach Dundas
  • Published 02/15/2011

Ax Season

The Team

Some of the players to look out for in the Timbers' first MLS season. There are eight returning players from the Timbers minor league team and a plethora of rookies, vets, and foreign imports.

  • By Martin Patail and Zach Dundas
  • Published 02/15/2011

Slideshow

Slide Show: The Team

Some of the players to look out for in the Timbers' first MLS season. There are eight returning players from the Timbers minor league team and a plethora of rookies, vets, and foreign imports.

  • Published 02/15/2011

Ax Season

The Fans

With the Timbers' first MLS season approaching, the Timbers Army is ready and willing to take on new members. It all started with a group of 10 raucous fans in 2001 and has now grown into a full-blown, organized army.

  • By Martin Patail and Zach Dundas
  • Published 02/14/2011

Ax Season

Portland Soccer: An Expanded History

A timeline of soccer history in Portland. From the Timbers' humble beginnings to the opening MLS game.

  • By Martin Patail and Zach Dundas
  • Published 02/14/2011

Ax Season

A Timbers Cheatsheet

A Timbers cheatsheet for fans who want to get on board but may know much about the MLS. We'll tell you who the mascot is, who to look out for, and who we need to beat.

  • By Martin Patail and Zach Dundas
  • Published 02/14/2011

Ax Season

The Coach

Portland Monthly's interview with Timbers' head coach, John Spencer. The Scotland native talks about his take on the American game, his hopes for Portland as a soccer city, and, of course, Oregon's beer and wine.

  • By Martin Patail and Zach Dundas
  • Published 02/14/2011

Editor’s Note

Golden Goals

With the Portland Timbers' first season as an MLS team fast approaching, over 10,000 season tickets have been sold. The question is, can the low-budget "Timbers Army" fan base that has been with the team for 10 seasons in an obscure second-tier league sur

  • By Martin Patail and Zach Dundas
  • Published 02/11/2011

Article

The Edge Ledger

If you must gamble, here's how to lose more slowly

  • By Ali Moran and Martin Patail
  • Published 12/16/2010

Article

The Game Changer

As Division I Basketball's only openly gay coach, Portland State women's hoops coach Sherri Murrell is breaking records on and off the court.

  • By Jason Cohen
  • Published 10/08/2010

63 Things Every Portlander Must Do

Must Do: Become a Fan

Become a fan of Portland's home teams, from mainstream sports to more alternative arenas. Learn how to enlist in the Timbers Army from Shawn Levy, or let Beth Burns burden you with a cyclocross addiction. Best yet, become a derby devotee by following Judg

  • By Karen Brooks
  • Published 07/15/2010

Mudroom

A Good Paddlin’

Table tennis is poppin' in the Rose City.

  • By Phil Busse
  • Published 05/17/2010

Long Story Short

The Rugger

Meet San Juanita Moreno, 26-year-old from Eastern Oregon, who has found her place in Rugby amongst Portland's premier women's team and the Olympic US national team.

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 02/15/2010

Article

Game On!

We look at five members of the reinvented and reimagined Portland Trail Blazers who are ready to answer the call of "Rip City" and lead the team to their ultimate mission: a world title.

  • By Benjamin Golliver
  • Published 10/09/2009

The Blazers

Sounds Like Team Spirit

Blazers chat with the media

  • By Robert Runyon
  • Published 09/30/2009

Mudroom

Trophy Lives

Beaverton powerhouse Jesuit High School has one of the top ranked athletic programs in the country, and it has the famous alumni to match it.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 08/18/2009

Article

Duck Blind

The University of Oregon baseball team returns to the diamond with bravado—and uniforms you can see from Kansas.

  • By Bart Blasengame
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

Stick Figure

Portland Lumber Jax defenseman *Brodie Merrill* talks tough about lacrosse, jet lag, and being mocked by Canadian teenagers.

  • By Bart Blasengame
  • Published 05/19/2009
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