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The Portland Timbers' Other Rivals

With the Cascadia Cup on the line, our hometown team looks beyond the Seattle Sounders to tackle their friendlier, Canadian rivals.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 06/02/2013


Spring's Best Portland Outdoor and Sports Gear

We explore Portland's booming activewear industry with a look at this season's coolest new gear—and the five best locally designed sports bras.

  • By Rachel Rasmussen, Rachel Ritchie, and Zach Dundas
  • Published 04/12/2013


Soccer Gala Deep-Dives into the Timbers' History

Hollywood Theatre hosts “Beating Seattle Never Gets Old,” a gala benefit that includes super-fans, the swinging ‘70s, and a soccer barnraising on April 4.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 04/02/2013


Splitboarder Kyle Miller Gets Gnarly in the Northwest

Conquering Cascadia's mightiest peaks with a new kind of snowboarding.

  • By Madelynn Vislocky
  • Published 03/22/2013


Can Portland's New Superstars Save Women's Soccer?

The Portland Thorns launch with Alex Morgan, Christine Sinclair, and high pressure.

  • By Jonanna Widner
  • Published 03/22/2013


The Most Hated Trail Blazers Opponents of All Time

Which NBA teams and players do Portland Trail Blazers fans hate the most?

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 10/16/2012


Loch Lomond: Misadventures in Scotland

The uncanny tale of a Portland band, their lake namesake, a BMX biker, and a stint in the slammer.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 02/25/2011

Five Questions

Q&A: Tim Davey

The manager of the Rose Quarter’s newest sports bar, Spirit of ’77, gives A’s to PP’s Q’s

  • By Anna Sachse
  • Published 10/22/2010

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Pop Star Ping Pong War!

Local talent rallies to send one of their own to the Gay Games.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 06/10/2010

Public Transportation


Take a distillery tour by bike

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 06/08/2010

The Sporting Life

Vancouver = Vodka

Catch Olympic fever—and a buzz

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 02/19/2010

The Sporting Life

Saints and Sazeracs

Super Bowl needs a super drink

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 02/02/2010

Football Fun

Civil War Watering Holes

Sweet deals for the big game

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 12/03/2009

Curl Up

Cold Play

Sure it’s strange, but give the offbeat Scottish sport of curling a chance and it might just sweep you off your feet.

  • By Jonathan Fine
  • Published 05/19/2009

All Lacrosse the World

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


Calling the Shots

So he replaced the "Jail Blazers" with a squad of do-gooders, including superstar Greg Oden. Now that Oden is benched, will Portlanders stay in Pritchard's court?

  • By Jason Cohen
  • Published 05/19/2009

Tech Scene

Flying Lessons

Olympic training software gets students pumped—for science.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 05/19/2009


Shot to the Heart

When your wife can hit a two-inch bull’s-eye from 20 yards, you 1) love her more and 2) learn to shoot like she does.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 05/19/2009


Mad Season

Why no self-respecting Oregonian will miss this year’s NCAA basketball tournament.

  • By Bart Blasengame
  • Published 05/19/2009


Par None

Who knew you could score a college sports scholarship by watching someone else compete?

  • By Stacey Wilson
  • Published 05/19/2009
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