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March 12, 2010 at 11:49 AM

The day after that dreaded loss to Portland, news and notes

Seattle fans left Qwest Field dripping wet and disappointed after a 1-0 loss to the hated Timbers on Thursday. Another scoreless night, couple with some potentially troubling news on the CBA front, made it a frustrating night as focused on in my game story.
I also had some postgame quotes and ratings on the blog, which will likely be my standard in gameday coverage — along with a live thread or chat.
For those that weren’t able to attend, I want to emphasize that I thought the offense played significantly better than last Saturday’s 0-0 stalemate against Vancouver. The movement was better, the linking of passes was better and there were three-times as many shots. But not having that physical, finishing presence in the box though is continually glaring.
But alas, that game is behind us. Let’s move on to the next with some links:

Don’t have much on the video front today, but here’s a clever little viral ad making the rounds on the blogosphere.

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