The Sounders are returning home from Canada and won't hit the training pitch again until Tuesday.
So, to help pass the time, some reading material from across the league:
Here's another story from the Star, a very interesting look at the Toronto FC fans -- called a "ticking time bomb" -- after the incident in Columbus last week and their home opener against the Sounders yesterday.
Never miss a local story.
Here's a fine Dave Boling column from today's TNT, looking at the MLS' "Nothing But Nets" anti-malaria campaign, brought home though the personal experience of Sounders' midfielder Sanna Nyassi of Gambia.
Looking ahead, here's an ESPN look at today's Columbus-Chivas game. Chivas needs three points to remain even with the Sounders in the MLS Western Conference. Sounders and Chivas meet head-to-head April 18 in Los Angeles.
And finally, here's a column from TNT managing editor Karen Petersen explaining a bit about how and why we decided to cover the police investigation regarding Fredy Montero.