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News Roundtable: June 20, 2014

OPB | June 20, 2014

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

The Social And Economic Effects Of The World Cup

OPB | June 19, 2014

THURSDAY: What are the socioeconomic effects of mega-sports events like the World Cup on the host country and the world?

Timbers Kick Off 2014 Season

OPB | March 07, 2014

FRIDAY: The Portland Timbers play their first official game of the 2014 season against the Philadelphia Union at Providence Park this Saturday.

Portland Timbers Head for Playoffs

OPB | Oct. 31, 2013

THURSDAY: After a successful season, the Portland Timbers will face the Seattle Sounders in the MLS playoffs on Saturday.

Thorns Finish First Season As Champions

OPB | Sept. 09, 2013

Portland came out on top in the National Women's Soccer League's inaugural season.

Checking in on the Portland Timbers

OPB | Aug. 01, 2013

We take a look at the 2013 Portland Timbers season as they prepare for their final playoff push.

Culture Club

OPB | April 25, 2013

Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the moment.

University of Portland's Strong Olympic Showing

OPB | Aug. 07, 2012

Yesterday's Olympic women's soccer battle between the U.S. and Canada pitted two University of Portland alumni against each other.

Culture Club

OPB | June 15, 2012

Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the week.

On The Job: Athletes

OPB | Nov. 16, 2011

What is it like to play sports for a living?


OPB | Dec. 02, 2010

With the Civil War game coming up this weekend it got us thinking about what it means to be a fan.

Soccer City, USA?

OPB | March 04, 2009

Should Portlanders back an $85 million bond to bring Major League Soccer to town?