Real Salt Lake News Stand: Nov. 24

Get ready for #PORvRSL with today's edition of the News Stand

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

 Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake3h

You know what to do, #RSL Nation ... #BELIEVE http://instagram.com/p/hGqF9pMFfe/ 

 Park Cafe ‏@parkcafeslc

Doing our part #RSL #GAMEDAY #tradition #breakfastofchampions @psfistergood @kcco_SLC @KyleBeckerman @NickRimando pic.twitter.com/5ODyEqilyl

 Nick Rimando ‏@NickRimando

" Respect every opponent, but fear none." - John Wooden #RSLvsPOR

 Robbie Findley ‏@RobbieFindley

Game Day! Leg 2 of the Western Conference Final. #RSLvsPOR #Playoffs #Believe pic.twitter.com/wlPNM7zExs

 USA TODAY Sports ‏@USATODAYsports

Looking for Sunday reading? We recommend @JayMart on @RealSaltLake's Sebastian Velasquez. http://usat.ly/1aYTP0U 

 Devon Sandoval ‏@Big_Dev49

Game 2 tonight on ESPN at 7pm Mountain time! RSL vs Portland! #Believe #Playoffs pic.twitter.com/TIoaDdEpxX

 SeBasTian VeLasQueZ ‏@TiaN_Futbol

GAMEDAY ⚽️⚽️⚽️ RSL vs Portland Timbers! Western Conference Championship! Watch It On ESPN and… http://instagram.com/p/hG734jJKkk/ 

 

Multimedia

RealSaltLake.com: Video Preview: RSL at Portland Timbers – Western Conference Championship Leg 2

MLSsoccer.com: Portland Timbers v. Real Salt Lake 2nd Leg Preview | The Scouting Report

MLSsoccer.com: Alexi Lalas previews Portland-RSL second leg

MLSsoccer.com: Highlights: Sporting Kansas City 2-1 Houston Dynamo

 

Real Salt Lake News & Notes

RealSaltLake.com: Playoff Preview: RSL at Portland Timbers

USA Today: Colombian midfielder perseveres with Real Salt Lake

MLSsoccer.com: Armchair Analyst: Tactical look ahead to #PORvRSL in the Western Conference Championship

MLSsoccer.com: Real Salt Lake’s Jason Kreis hints he may prefer experience over hot form for his lineup at Portland

Salt Lake Tribune: Real Salt Lake downplaying experience factor against Portland Timbers

Deseret News: Real Salt Lake eyes MLS Cup berth in second leg of Western Conference final at Portland

KSL.com: RSL has similar feelings to 2009 as it heads to Western Conference final leg 2

 

For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Path to MLS Cup passes through Kansas City after SKC wins Eastern Conference

Keepin’ it Real: RSL v. Portland Leg 2: Keys to the Game

Keepin’ it Real: Real Salt Lake training report

Keepin’ it Real: Portland Timbers training report

 

MLS + Other News and Notes

MLSsoccer.com: Eastern Conference Championship Recap: Sporting Kansas City 2, Houston Dynamo 1

MLSsoccer.com: Armchair Analyst: Three things we learned about Houston’s cold, blue hell in Kansas City

MLSsoccer.com: Benny Feilhaber shines brightly as Sporting Kansas City’s midfield overpowers Houston Dynamo

MLSsoccer.com: Sporting Kansas City’s Dom Dwyer adds to impressive year with “classy” winner vs. Dynamo

MLSsoccer.com: SmorgasBorg: Sporting KC in MLS Cup 2013? Nothing less than an MLS Cinderella story

MLSsoccer.com: Houston Dynamo rue loss in midfield battle in “frantic” Eastern Conference Championship

MLSsoccer.com: Injuries to Will Bruin, Ricardo Clark prove costly as Houston Dynamo fall to Sporting Kansas City