After a couple disappointing results, the Portland Thorns dominated the Utah Royals at home, in an impressive performance.
The Thorns had their fair share of chances but failed to capitalize on more than one. A costly, and questionable late PK for SKy Blue FC left two points on the home pitch.
The Utah Royals came into Providence Park for the first time in their inaugural NWSL season, falling to the Portland Thorns 2-0 in a somewhat chippy game.
What Happened When follows the announcing career of Tony Schiavone, from Jim Crockett Promotions, to WCW, WWF, and back to WCW. COnrad Thompson steers the ship, but not sure even he can salvage it.
The Orlando Pride came to town, taking all the points as defensive gaffs, inconsistent officiating, and more brought down the Portland Thorns.
The Seattle Reign came into Providence Park for the first NW Derby of this young NWSL season with the Portland Thorns, and took all three points in a thriller.
The Portland Timbers faced a hot New York City FC club during Week 8 of the MLS season and came out on top with goals from Fanendo Adi, Sebastian Blanco, and Larrys Mabiala
The Thorns went into Week 4 of the NWSL season against the Washington Spirit with a roster depleted due to injuries and international duty, but managed to secure a point.
The NWSL schedule is out and I look at a few must-see games for the Thorns. I also delve into the lineup changes for the team this season.
I just spent 12 days away for work travel, and have had enough airports, airplanes, and nasty food to last me forever.