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With MLS SuperDraft Fading Into Obscurity, What’s Next?

Similar to many American workers over the past 15 years, MLS players might be the only American athletes feeling the pinch of globalization. The Wall Street Journal’s headline this week basically sums up the problem with an article previewing the upcoming SuperDraft as “The Most Meaningless Draft in Sports.” The SuperDraft is limping along like […]

Revs Take Kelyn Rowe and Tyler Polak in MLS SuperDraft

The Revs picked Kelyn Rowe and Tyler Polak with two picks in the top twenty-two overall in the MLS SuperDraft this week. Both were products of the Generation Adidas program. Rowe, an attacking U23 National and UCLA player was selected third overall. Polak was attending Creighton and has been a member of the U.S. National […]

New Stadium Means New Possibilities for Revolution

Behind the Red Sox, Patriots, Celtics and Bruins, it’s hard for the Revolution to get noticed and draw attendance. So, does it really matter to New Englanders that the Revolution are looking for a new soccer-specific stadium? It should. All across Major League Soccer, teams are building soccer stadiums to create an intimate feel and […]

Fire Eliminate Revolution 3-0

The Revs have been devastated by injury this season, and finally ran out of gas in losing to the Chicago Fire 3-0. As a result, NE is officially eliminated from the MLS Cup Playoffs. Game 1 was a 0-0 tie in New England, so with the Chicago win at home, they win the aggregate 3-0 […]

Taylor Twellman Out Indefinitely

According to MLSnet, Taylor Twellman is now out indefinitely with concussion-related symptoms. These issues all stem from a punch to Taylor Twellman’s head from LA Galaxy goalie Steve Cronin during an August 30 collision, giving Twellman a concussion. While Twellman headed in a goal in the first half of that game, he collided with Cronin. […]

Revs Lose MLS Cup Again

This loss was pretty disappointing. The Revolution took a 1-0 lead early on with Taylor Twellman’s goal off the cross, but slowly deteriorated defensively. They were overtaken in the second half with two Houston Dynamo goals, losing 2-1. Maybe they were tired; maybe they were rusty. Credit Sports of Boston staffer Jeff, who said that […]

MLS Cup Preview

MLS Cup: New England Revolution vs. Houston Dynamo Where: RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C. When: Sunday, November 18, at 12 p.m. EST What to watch for: Scouting report By Kyle McCarthy, Boston Herald This is the second straight pro-sports championship with a Boston area team in it. Despite the fact that the Revs are even […]

Revolution Advance to MLS Cup

Boston has already sent their second pro sports team to the Championship game. The New England Revolution won 1-0 Thursday night against the Chicago Fire and will play in their third-consecutive MLS Cup game. With all that success, the Revs still have never won an MLS Cup. Forward Taylor Twellman got them there by scoring the […]

Revolution Advance to Eastern Conference Championship Game

Revolution forward Taylor Twellman and goalkeeper Matt Reis played big roles in Saturday night’s win against the Red Bulls.(Courtesy of USAToday.com) Boston sports has another new Eastern Conference contender. In case no one noticed, the New England Revolution advanced to their MLS-record sixth straight Eastern Conference finals Saturday night at Gillette Stadium. Forward Taylor Twellman […]

Revs re-sign Joseph and Heaps

From the Associated Press through the Boston Globe: The New England Revolution have signed contract extensions with midfielder Shalrie Joseph and defender Jay Heaps. Terms of the deals were not disclosed. Joseph, 29, has scored 15 goals and added 16 assists since joining the Revolution in 2003 and is a four-time All-Star. He was drafted […]

Ray Allen on hand to watch Revolution face Beckham’s Galaxy

Ray Allen, guard, Boston Celtics, during a game last season with the Sonics. (Photo Courtesy of newslib.com) Celtics guard Ray Allen was on hand for the New England Revolution match against the Los Angeles Galaxy at Gillette Stadium. Allen and rookie forward Glen “Big Baby” Davis were apart of the pre-game ceremonies and coin toss, […]