Some Portland soccer pros salute several flags.
Zach Dundas and Marty Patail
Your homies will feel the love with pillows from Schoolhouse Electric and Yellow Owl that proclaim "You are the champion...of your home."
Matt Thornton has a skeptic's approach to fighting—and life.
We sent acclaimed Portland filmmaker Vanessa Renwick to the track, for a glimpse inside the lives and passions of the people (and animals) who make their lives at Oregon's only major horse racing venue.
Long Story [Short]
Chelsea Putnam is flying high in Ultimate Frisbee.
Which NBA teams and players do Portland Trail Blazers fans hate the most?
When there's football, and fans, there's gotta be a tailgate party. Tips for your next tailgate (and we don't mean driving too close to the car ahead of you).
Our local track tries to save horse racing—and itself—with a bold marketing strategy
Timbers forward Kris Boyd is a full-scale celebrity—at least in his native Scotland, where tabloids track his every move.
Scene & Heard
WHERE: A typical match in Greater Portland City League Tennis, where the competition (on and off the court) can be fierce.
John Murray and Laura Lundberg
5 Minutes With....
Olympic fencer Mariel Zagunis drops her guard to talk about gold medals, swords, and surviving the opening ceremonies.
Trail Blazers center Greg Oden dishes on karaoke, Star Wars, and fanatic fans. And (oh, yeah) basketball.
Milwaukie High School alum and gold-medal hopeful Kelsey Campbell battled her way through nine years of obstacles to make the Olympic wrestling team.
Insider's Guide to the Gorge
A local daredevil shines the spotlight on kitesurfing and watches the sport take off.
Christopher Van Tilburg
The most poetic Trail Blazer is no longer in Portland, but the verse lives on.
National pundits weigh in on the Portland Timbers' prospects this season.
Zach Dundas and Martin Patail