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Anything and everything for our preview coverage of games.

Match Preview: Portland Timbers vs Houston Dynamo

No rest for the wicked: The Timbers host Houston on a quick turnaround.

Match Preview: San Diego Wave vs. Portland Thorns

It will be an action packed game at Torero Stadium

Match Preview: Portland Thorns vs. Washington Spirit

The clash of the champions

Match preview: Portland Thorns vs OL Reign

The Thorns will play their Cascadia rivals for the first time in this 2022 regular season.

Match Preview: Five Numbers that Preview Saturday’s Cascadia Clash

Five numbers that help preview Portland’s trip to Canada for square-off against the Vancouver Whitecaps

Match Preview: Three keys to Portland notching a win over the LA Galaxy

Recognize, Refocus, and Reset: What the Timbers need to do to get past the G-Men on Sunday

Keys & Quotes: LAFC vs. Portland Timbers Match Preview

The keys to Portland snagging their first win of the season at LAFC and what the team is said in the lead up to Sunday.

Match Preview: Three Questions with The Bent Musket

Stumptown Footy sat down with our friends at The Bent Musket to exchange some questions in advance of the Timbers’ home opener.

Western Conference Final Preview: Timbers vs. Real Salt Lake

The Portland Timbers are hosting Real Salt Lake in the Western Conference Final, with a spot in MLS Cup on the line.

Western Conference Semifinals Preview: Timbers vs Colorado Rapids

The Timbers travel to face off against the top-seeded Colorado Rapids in the first-ever MLS Cup Playoffs Thanksgiving Day game. Here’s how it’s going to go down.

Three keys to the Timbers getting past the Galaxy

The Timbers are back after two weeks off. Here’s how they can continue their unbeaten run against LA.

Three keys to the Timbers racing past Real Salt Lake

Portland faces another pivotal Western Conference clash with RSL in town. Here’s how they can keep their unbeaten run alive on Saturday.

Match Preview: Three Keys to the Timbers dispatching the Dynamo

Sunday’s win against Seattle was a signature result. In order to truly make it a turning point, Portland must avoid a letdown in Houston.

Three (more) questions with Sounder at Heart

Dave Clark of Sounder at Heart again answers some of our questions to help us preview Sunday’s match

Preview: Timbers set for final match before June break

The Portland Timbers will play their final match before the June break today. It’s their first regular season East Coast trip since 2019.

How the Timbers can beat the Galaxy

Chicharito, Jorge Villafana, and the revitalized LA Galaxy are in town. Here’s what the Timbers have to do to get three points.

Three Questions: Portland Timbers vs. LA Galaxy

Alicia Rodriguez gave Stumptown Footy the lowdown on what to expect this weekend.

Three keys for the Timbers to stymie the Sounders

The greatest rivalry in North American soccer heats up again on Sunday. Here’s what the Timbers have to do to get past the league leaders.

Match Preview: Three Keys to Saturday’s clash against the Houston Dynamo

How the Timbers can bounce back in their home MLS opener against Houston.

Match Thread: Los Angeles FC vs Portland Timbers

The D. Chara-less & Blanco-less Timbers face off against LAFC at the Banc

Storylines: Portland Timbers vs Nashville SC

Timbers look to rebound from an opening day loss.

Storylines: Portland Timbers vs Minnesota United FC

The 25th MLS season is here. Portland is looking to start the year off right with a win in their home opener.

Storylines: Portland Timbers vs San Jose Earthquakes

It all comes down to Match 34.

Storylines: Portland Timbers vs New York Red Bulls

Energy Drink FC make their way to Providence Park...

Storylines: Portland Timbers vs D.C. United

Wayne Rooney comes to town as Timbers look to make it three in a row

Storylines: Portland Timbers vs Sporting Kansas City

Timbers look to make it two in a row against SKC.

Storylines: Portland Timbers vs Real Salt Lake

Timbers look to rebound after Cascadia Cup loss

Storylines: Portland Timbers vs Seattle Sounders

This could decide the fate of the Cascadia Cup

Storylines: Portland Timbers vs Atlanta United

MLS Cup rematch anyone?

Storylines: Portland Timbers vs Chicago Fire

Can the Timbers make it two in a row at home?

Storylines: Portland Timbers vs Vancouver Whitecaps

The first Cascadia Cup game at Providence Park sees the Timbers needing a result to stay in contention.

Storylines: US Open Cup semifinal edition; Minnesota United vs Portland Timbers

A Twin Cities rematch