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MLS: Sporting KC at FC Dallas Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports

Soccer didn’t stop on Thanksgiving, not quite.

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Nentir Vale Returns to 'Dungeons & Dragons' in New Streaming Show
The Nentir Vale campaign setting is coming back to Dungeons & Dragons as part of a new streaming show.D&D Beyond, a character builder/digital resource/official partner of Dungeons & Dragons, has slowly built up its Twitch channel over the last couple of months.

Apple Cup today

The Apple Cup Prediction: #16 Washington Huskies at #8 Washington State - UW Dawg Pound
Will the UWDP staff make you feel better about tomorrow night?

Opponent Defense Preview: Apples and Cougs - UW Dawg Pound
It’s the week of weeks.

Coach’s Corner: Myles Gaskin UW’s Inside Zone versus the WSU Defense - CougCenter
The Ballad of Myles Gaskin

Apple Cup 2018: Gardner Minshew II will be the key to beating the UW Huskies - CougCenter
Uncle Rico. The Mississippi Mustache. Gardner Minshew II. Whatever you want to call him, he has exceeded every expectation set before him.



Portland Timbers: History Looms Large Over MLS Western Conference Championship - Sports - Portland Mercury
“You’re out. We’re in.” Those were the words painted on the traveling Timbers Army post-game tifo high in the nosebleeds of the northeast corner of CenturyLink Field. Timbers forward Dairon Asprilla had just buried a game-winning penalty kick against a red-hot Seattle Sounders who were coming off one of the best second half seasons in league history, and he’d done it in their home. The penalty conversion capped off a clinical super sub appearance by...

Watch: Red Bull Game of Thrones - Once A Metro
MLS Cup Is Coming

How a season-saving airing of grievances and a tight-knit culture landed the Timbers in the Western Conference finals – The Athletic ($)
Giovanni Savarese has preached accountability over his first season in charge, and it's paid off at the right time

MLS Conference Finals: Key players, in-depth stats for each team |
The four remaining MLS teams reached the conference finals in four very different ways. Take a look at what makes each of the teams vying for MLS Cup tick–and what their opponents would be wise to focus on in their upcoming battles.

General news

Kim Clijsters’ sister: Soccer star ex is now creepy stalker
Former Premier League soccer star Jelle van Damme is being investigated by police after being accused of stalking his ex-wife.

Rumor: Celtic Captain Scott Brown linked to Sporting KC - The Blue Testament
An early start to the silly season that is the January transfer window in most of the world.

Rest easy, Foster: Langsdorf safely out of surgery - Stumptown Footy
With a three-month recovery time, he should ready by preseason.

Rumor: FC Dallas chasing after Sherman Cardenas - Big D Soccer
It's not Turkey Day without a transfer rumor!

Equipo de la MLS está tras los pasos de Jeferson Soteldo para la próxima temporada | Deportes | Radio ADN 91.7
Agentes del Dallas FC llegaron a Chile para ver al venezolano en vivo y en directo en el duelo ante Iquique en el Estadio Nacional.

Three things FC Dallas needs to find in their next head coach - Big D Soccer
Exploring what makes a candidate the right fit for Dallas

United States National Teams

Shade trees and hard lessons: Mulling the way forward for the USMNT | US Soccer Players
The USMNT ends their 2018 schedule while waiting on a coach. That means another transition as they work towards this summer's Gold Cup.

World soccer

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