About a week ago I summed up the layered competitions in MLS on twitter this way
Deep teams win Open Cup | Top Heavy teams win Sup. Shield | Lucky Teams win MLS Cup | Great teams make CCL knockouts
Well, with the SBN Power Rankings making a return any day now (as in Monday) let's just look at the two MLS league based trophies. Which teams would we call tier one this early in Training?
Yes, I'm kind of crowd-sourcing Tier One for the earliest of the power rankings.