Next 7 Days Big For Seattle And Portland Postseason HopesThe next week could end up being huge for the Seattle Sounders' efforts to continue their streak of making the MLS playoffs every season of their existence.
Dempsey Scores Twice, Sounders Beat Timbers 3-1Clint Dempsey scored twice and Cristian Roldan added a goal — all in the second half — in Seattle's 3-1 victory over the Timbers on Sunday night.
Valeri Scores Twice, Timbers Beat Sounders 3-1
Goals From Martins, Evans Give Seattle 2-1 Win Over Portland
VIDEO: Sounders' Clint Dempsey Snatches Ref's Notebook, Tears It UpSeattle Sounders midfielder Clint Dempsey wasn't happy with referee Daniel Radford's decision to toss teammate Michael Ariza out of Tuesday's match against the rival Portland Timbers
Sounders Fall on Wallace's Extra-time GoalRodney Wallace scored in the 10th minute of extra time to help the Portland Timbers beat the Seattle Sounders 3-1 in a fourth round U.S. Open Cup game Tuesday night.
Dempsey's 77th Minute Goal Lifts Seattle Past Portland 1-0The only hat trick of Dempsey's career outside of England came against Portland
Dempsey Scores As Seattle Beats Portland 2-0Clint Dempsey scored off a wild scramble in the 71st minute, and the Sounders beat rival Portland 2-0 on Sunday night, their second victory over the Timbers in four days.
Sounders Score 2 In Extra Time, Beat Timbers 3-1"No one ever put their head down so we kept battling," Kenny Cooper said after scoring on a header in the 110th minute to help the Sounders advance to the U.S. Open Cup semifinals with a 3-1 win over the Timers on Wednesday night.
Swartz: Yedlin A Seattle Sounder For Now
Timbers Hold Off Sounders 3-2 To AdvanceMaking their first trip to the playoffs, the Portland Timbers held off the late-charging Sounders 3-2 Thursday night to advance to Major League Soccer's Western Conference final.
Johnson Gives Seattle 1-0 Win Over Rival PortlandClint Dempsey's introduction to the Cascadia rivalry came before one of the largest crowds in Major League Soccer history and was filled with pushes and shoves, harsh tackles and heated words. And Seattle got the better of its rivals from Portland.