The defender USWNT captain will stay in the Rose City for at least one more year.
A Morgan Weaver brace and a Taylor Porter rocket powers Portland back to first place.
The Thorns rallied in the second half to score three goals against Louisville at home.
A midweek match with Shield and playoffs implications will be played at Providence Park.
The STF team takes a shot at predicting where the PTFCs will end their respective seasons.
Kuikka signed with the Thorns through 2023
Portland battled it out against Kansas City but left with a tie after drama late in the second half
The Thorns face the Dark Horse of the season.
Santiago Moreno is the hero as he rescues a point for the Timbers in second-half stoppage time.
The Timbers gained another crucial three points in a game with big implications for the Western Conference playoff picture.
The Timbers mount another late-season charge: “There is no one single player that is better than the team together.”
Portland Timbers relish a well-deserved "6 points" as their late-season win streak reaches four games.
Dairon Asprilla’s second half header is the difference as Portland dispatches the Loons to win their fourth straight.
With goals scored by Yazmeen Ryan and Hina Sugita, the Thorns are back at the top of the table.
A pair of penalties keep Portland on pace for the playoffs.
The Timbers defy the odds, a lightning delay, to dispatch a red-hot Austin FC down in Texas.
The Timbers head to Texas on short rest to face the high-flying Austin FC