Herculez brings the Open Cup home

September 29, 2005
By Jeff Carlisle
If a U.S. Open Cup final was held and hardly anyone went to see it, is it still a "championship"? The answer is yes, and not just because the good folks at GolTV insisted on reminding us of this ad nauseum during their pregame show. After all, players love silverware more than a prospective bride. Ditto for crystal, or whatever the heck that thing was being paraded around the Home Depot Center by the victorious Los Angeles Galaxy.

But let's not kid ourselves either. The Open Cup ranks ...

Read more

ESPN Conversations