Real Salt Lake News Stand: May 17

Get set for #RSLvCOL with today's edition of the News Stand

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

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VIDEO: #RSL analyst @OriginalWinger talks #RockyMtnCup w/ @jeffcassar @wingert17 @Jeff_Attinella1 & @Big_Dev49 :: …

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The team is the star #rslfamily proud of my team #Gameday

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AUDIO: the finest broadcast team in @MLS, @OriginalWinger & @espn700bill, preview tonight's #RSL v COL #RockyMtnCup : …

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Real Salt Lake: Old Rocky Mountain Rivalry foe leads Rapids into Rio Tinto Stadium: … #RSL

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Another great video from #themyth @nlamping, tons of quality history of key #RockyMtnCup moments for #RSL v COL :: …

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Congrats to @RealSaltLake AZ U17/18s on earning a spot in the #AcademyPlayoffs! @GrandeSportsA 


Multimedia RSL vs Colorado Rapids - Match Preview RSL vs Colorado Rapids | Historic Rocky Mountain Cup Moments The Scouting Report: previews #RSLvCOL World Cup Memories: USMNT midfielder Kyle Beckerman inspired by one of all-time greatest goals

ESPN 700: Brian Dunseth on The Bill & Hans Show


Real Salt Lake News & Notes Preview: RSL v. Colorado Rapids RSL ready for usual reserves to fill-in for international trio Storylines to Watch: RSL v. Colorado Rapids Real Salt Lake learns potential pairings for US Open Cup fourth round Javier Morales wins MLS Goal of the Week Real Salt Lake vs. Colorado Rapids | MLS Match Preview Colorado Rapids coach Pablo Mastroeni defends rotation policy, but hints at more stable starting XI

The Salt Lake Tribune: Old foe leads Rapids into Rio Tinto Stadium

The Salt Lake Tribune: Justen Glad arrives, RSL’s U.S. Open Cup draw and Morales’ chip shot

Deseret News: Business as usual for Real Salt Lake against Colorado Rapids

Deseret News: RSL midfielder Kyle Beckerman excited for possibility of playing in 2014 World Cup (+video)


For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Three things to watch for against Colorado Rapids: Absences, rivalries, and speed

RSL Soapbox: RSL set for visit to Atlanta or Chattanooga in US Open Cup fourth round

RSL Perspective: Real Salt Lake puts undefeated streak on the line in Rocky Mountain Cup Showdown

RSL Perspective: Another chance for the RSL family to do some good

From the Upper Deck: Statting the Opposition- Colorado


MLS, Other News & Notes Houston Dynamo vs. LA Galaxy | MLS Match Preview Will Bruin and Jermaine Taylor return to lineup welcomed by shorthanded Houston Dynamo Toronto FC vs. New York Red Bulls | MLS Match Preview DC United vs. Montreal Impact | MLS Match Preview Seattle Sounders vs. San Jose Earthquakes | MLS Match Preview San Jose Earthquakes emphasize need for collective effort in scoring with Chris Wondolowski gone Chicago Fire vs. Sporting Kansas City | MLS Match Preview Injuries, call-ups leave Sporting KC scrambling at CB, could lead to Erik Palmer-Brown's MLS debut Philadelphia Union vs. New England Revolution | MLS Match Preview FC Dallas vs. Chivas USA | MLS Match Preview FC Dallas coach Oscar Pareja backs struggling attacking group: "We are going to score goals" Portland Timbers vs. Columbus Crew | MLS Match Preview Portland Timbers' Caleb Porter hoping absences create more "defined" roles vs. Columbus Crew US Open Cup: MLS teams learn potential opponents for fourth round, to be held June 10-18 World Cup: Sporting KC's Matt Besler isn't convinced he's USMNT lock for Brazil World Cup: No regrets for Mix Diskerud over USMNT choice – "I feel part of this group now" World Cup: Toronto FC's Jermain Defoe doesn't think he'll "ever be at peace" about England cut World Cup: Michael Bradley embraces leadership role as USMNT talisman – "I sure dreamed of it"

ESPN FC: MLS W2W4: International absences, EJ's summer at home