"The team in the locker room has to decide what team is the Seattle Sounders. Are they the Seattle Sounders that played the first seven games of the season or the Sounders that have played the last
eight games of the season?"
-- Seattle Sounders coach Sigi Schmid after a 2-1 loss on Sunday to Portland means the Sounders have earned just three points from their last seven games, their worst stretch since joining MLS in 2009. (MLSSoccer.com)