RSL News Stand - Monday, January 31

Catch up on this weekend's news & notes from around the League

Welcome back to the RSL News Stand for this final day of January! While
the team’s focus is continually on the Feb. 22nd CCL opener at
Columbus, we’re stoked to be on the eve of RSL’s first preseason contest, a
3x45 minute run-in with the brand-spanking new Vancouver Whitecaps FC on
Tuesday. But until then, we’ll keep ourselves busy catching up with the latest
news & notes from around MLS this weekend, including the official release
of the player rules and conference alignments for 2011 and the latest on RSL’s
upcoming opponents …

Salt Lake Tribune’s RSL blog: Paulo Jr. enjoys strong start to RSL preseason
Veteran Alvarez joins Real Salt Lake camp
Crew Notes: Roster starting to take shape
MLS unveils roster and player rules for 2011
“Kick Off” – Monday, January 31, 2011
Monday Postgame: Houston moves, Cunningham signs, Zakuani hedges
Garber: We’re interested in exploring opportunities with Argentine clubs
MLS offseason transactions (as of Jan. 30)

(Vancouver): Caps hope to grow in first outing

Columbus Dispatch: Crew signs Cunningham to a multi-year contract
Monday MLS Breakdown: Revised roster regulations provide additional flexibility

America: How to redress conference confusion