Seattle hasn't had much success against the L.A. Galaxy over the years, but Sunday's comeback from two goals down enabled the Sounders to take control of the Supporter's Shield race and grab the top spot in this week's ESPN Power Rankings.
1. Seattle Sounders (+2)
The Galaxy has been Seattle's dragon over the years, seemingly winning every game between the two that mattered. But the tide may be turning after the Sounders delivered a stirring fightback from two goals down to leave the StubHub Center...
PORTLAND, Ore. -- Real Salt Lake goalkeeper Nick Rimando had seven saves for his sixth shutout of the season in a 0-0 draw with the Portland Timbers on Friday night.
Portland's Donovan Ricketts made three saves to also get his sixth shutout.
Salt Lake (14-8-11) moved two points ahead of FC Dallas for third place in the Western Conference.
The Timbers (11-9-13) pulled into a tie with Vancouver for the fifth and final playoff spot in the West. Portland has one game remaining,...