The New York Red Bulls have a gleaming stadium set to open, a new European brain trust and a star in Juan Pablo Angel. But without more remodeling, it likely won't be enough, writes Kristian Dyer.
In the weaker Eastern Conference, expansion franchise Philadelphia could exceed expectations, writes Kristian Dyer.
What the Kansas City Wizards lack in talent, the team aims to make up for in work rate and effort, writes Kristian Dyer.
With MLS and the players' union far apart on their negotiation stances, the league faces an offseason of labor worries, writes Kristian Dyer.
While medical experts estimate a six-month timetable for his knee to heal, U.S. defender Oguchi Onyewu hopes to be ready in less, writes Kristian Dyer.
The Red Bulls played their last game at Giants Stadium and ended on a high note with a win. Perhaps it's a sign of better things to come, writes Kristian Dyer.
Despite a slight dip in attendance, the economic outlook for MLS remains positive even in this time of recession, writes Kristian Dyer.
Need proof that the MLS playoff format creates more excitement? With only a couple of games per team left on the schedule, all but two teams are still alive, writes Kristian Dyer.
It's going to be a big task for the U.S. team to win on the road in Honduras, but it's been done before. Former national teamer Clint Mathis can teach the current squad a thing or two, writes Kristian Dyer.
MVP candidate Landon Donovan and Chivas goalkeeper Zach Thornton are just two of many standouts this season. Kristian Dyer projects his MLS Best XI lineup.