NWSB insider Blair Thomas brings us his reasons why despite a loss vs New England, the Timbers should hold their heads high. Things could be worse. After the lone goal was scored, the Timbers controlled the tempo of the game and Franck Songo’o made a comeback of sorts. Any time a team can go on the road and at least come away with a point via a tie, the feat should be considered a victory.
Free MLS Betting Odds & Picks on the Portland Timbers vs. New England Revolution Saturday night matchup. There is no line in this one. Matt likes the away team in this one. The Portland Timbers are looking to bounce back from a 1-1 draw against FC Dallas last week. Darlington Nagbe should be good for some more heroics here as MLS newcomer Kris Boyd tries to make a positive impact on the game.