RSL News Stand - Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011

More Leg One recaps and MLS Cup Playoffs format chatter above the fold today

In today’s “multimedia smorgasbord” edition of the RSL News Stand comes
more recapping of Tuesday night’s Leg One stalemate in Ohio (in written, audio,
and video form!), explanations (and critiques) of the 2011 MLS Cup Playoffs format
unveiled by the League yesterday, and other miscellaneous news from around the
League …  

Salt Lake Tribune (RSL blog): Confident RSL hopes home form will make
difference in Champions League

(AUDIO) Head Coach Jason Kreis on “Bill & Spence” Show –
Wednesday, Feb. 23

(VIDEO)  “CCL 360 – Real Salt
Lake” – Part II
MLS reveals expanded playoffs structure for 2011
How will Borchers, Beltran ejections impact RSL?
Gutsy CCL opener proves Crew doubters wrong
Kick Off – Thursday, February 24, 2011
MLS releases format for 2011 MLS Cup Playoffs

Los Angeles: AROUND MLS: What’s needed? More playoff teams?

By Ives: MLS Ticker: New England, Portland post clean sheets, Earthquakes keep
rolling in England

Soapbox: Deal Major League Soccer, your playoffs are still broken

it Real: Meet David Flores and Nico Muniz

Keepin’ it
Real: RSL gets a new anthem

Torn By
Sports: RSL prepares for Rio Tinto defense

Nation: MLS 2011 jerseys unveiled: ‘Cleanliness’ and conformity reign

Talk: New playoff format cements role of conferences in MLS