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Topic - Portland Timbers
Portland Timbers coach Caleb Porter was named the Slats Gill Sportsperson of the Year at the Oregon Sports Awards.
After missing his team's final soccer game last season because of cancer treatment, 8-year-old Atticus Lane-Dupre made sure his teammates were in on his wish to scrimmage against the Portland Timbers.
The MLS game between the Portland Timbers and D.C. United on Saturday has been postponed because of Hurricane Irene.
Perry Kitchen stood in the D.C. United locker room Saturday night shaking his head in disbelief.
The top three teams in each of Major League Soccer's two conference will be joined in the playoffs this fall by the next four teams with the highest point totals.
Goalkeeper Kasey Keller will retire after the 2011 season, his 23rd in professional soccer.