Crew and RSL both looking to get off the mark

April 2, 2009
CarlisleBy Jeff Carlisle
Every year, when the MLS schedule is announced, there are always a few games that catch the eye. There are the local rivalries of course, but there are also those games that have the look of a possible MLS Cup final preview. As luck would have it, the season's second edition of the ESPN Game of the Week features precisely such a matchup, with the defending champion Columbus Crew traveling to Salt Lake City to take on up-and-comers Real Salt Lake (Thursday, 9 p.m. ET, ESPN2).

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