Real Salt Lake's championship-winning run was the most memorable moment of the 2009 season, but there were plenty of other notable story lines, writes Steve Davis.
Just as it did in the Eastern Conference final, RSL rode Nick Rimando's shot-stopping heroics in a penalty shootout to defeat the Galaxy in the MLS Cup final, writes Steve Davis.
The contrast between the two MLS Cup finalists couldn't be more noticeable. Los Angeles has the big names and star power, while RSL is a collection of no-name overachievers, writes Steve Davis.
The MLS playoffs usually provide their share of upsets, but there's no question that Los Angeles and Real Salt Lake deserve their berths in the MLS Cup final, writes Steve Davis.
The MLS playoffs have become Landon Donovan's stage on which to shine, as he proved again against Chivas USA, writes Steve Davis.
The first legs of the MLS playoffs were strewn with player errors and strange coaching decisions as all four semifinals remain finely balanced, writes Steve Davis.
The chase for the 14th MLS Cup is about to get under way, and each of the contenders has notable strengths and weaknesses, writes Steve Davis.
The MLS playoff race is still murky but Week 29 action saw the picture clear up a little as teams like D.C. United took a huge blow to their chances, writes Steve Davis.
With the MLS playoff race tighter than ever and 11 teams still in the hunt, tempers were frayed in Week 26 action, writes Steve Davis.
The U.S. Open Cup final tends to fly under the radar, but this year's affair sees an all-MLS showdown between Seattle and D.C., writes Steve Davis.
MLS' perfect record in the All-Star Game against foreign opposition finally ended, and it was largely thanks to Everton's U.S. goalkeeper Tim Howard, writes Steve Davis.
MLS' annual All-Star game yet another opportunity for the league's biggest stars to flex their muscles against a big-name European team, writes Steve Davis.
A new book purports to lift the lid on David Beckham's troubled relationship with his Galaxy teammates. Based on some of the examples cited, Steve Davis wonders if the truth has been stretched.
The Crew's Guillermo Barros Schelotto is simply on fire right now. Steve Davis points out the 10 things you need to know from Week 13 MLS action.
Steve Davis points out 10 things you need to know from Week 10 MLS action, including Dwayne De Rosario's sparkling form for Toronto.
Steve Davis points out six things you need to know from Week 9 MLS action, including the rebirth of Kansas City's Josh Wolff.