Record traveling contingent expected during Rivalry Week

[MLS SCHEDULE: Week 3] MLS has introduced Rivalry Week, showcasing the league's best rivalries all on the same weekend. A record 4,200 traveling Toronto FC fans are expected to make the trip to Montreal to watch the game against the unbeaten Impact at Olympic Stadium, where a crowd of more than 30,000 is expected. Ten hours of consecutive coverage on NBC and NBC Sports Network will conclude Saturday night with the Cascadia Cup match between Seattle and Portland. The weekend slate concludes Sunday with the SuperClasico between the LA Galaxy and Chivas USA. Six of the nine weekend games will be televised nationally. For all the weekend action ...

MLS, WEEK 3 SCHEDULE
All times ET.
Saturday, March 16
12:30 pm
New York vs. D.C. United, NBC
3 pm
Sporting KC vs. Chicago, NBCSN
4 pm
Montreal vs. Toronto FC
5 pm
Philadelphia vs. New England, Univision Deportes
5:30 pm
Columbus vs. San Jose
6 pm
Real Salt Lake vs. Colorado
8 pm
Seattle vs. Portland, NBCSN

Sunday, March 17
1 pm
FC Dallas vs. Houston, ESPN2
5 pm
LA Galaxy vs. Chivas USA, UniMas
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MLS, STANDINGS
Eastern Conference:
PTS TEAM W-L-T +/-

6 Montreal 2-0-0 3/1
3 Columbus 1-1-0 4/2
3 Houston 1-0-0 2/0
3 Sporting KC 1-1-0 4/3
3 New England 1-0-0 1/0
3 Toronto FC 1-1-0 2/2
3 Philadelphia 1-1-0 3/4
3 D.C. United 1-1-0 1/2
1 New York 0-1-1 4/5
0 Chicago 0-2-0 0/5

Western Conference:
PTS TEAM W-L-T +/-

6 Vancouver 2-0-0 3/1
3 LA Galaxy 1-0-0 4/0
3 Real Salt Lake 1-1-0 2/1
3 Chivas USA 1-1-0 3/4
3 San Jose 1-1-0 2/3
3 FC Dallas 1-1-0 2/3
1 Portland 0-1-1 4/5
0 Seattle 0-1-0 0/1
0 Colorado 0-2-0 1/3
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MLS LEADING SCORERS
G PLAYER (TEAM)
3 Mike Magee (Los Angeles)
2 Alvaro Saborio (Real Salt Lake)
2 Fabian Espindola (New York)
2 Robert Earnshaw (Toronto FC)
2 Claudio Bieler (Sporting KC)
2 Ryan Johnson (Portland)

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2 comments about "Record traveling contingent expected during Rivalry Week".
  1. DonJuego Lee, March 15, 2013 at 8:25 a.m.

    4200 is all?? Dynamo fans have taken more than that to games in LA and Dallas.

  2. Ben Lukas, March 15, 2013 at 10:24 a.m.

    Rivalry week? The 'Quakes are in Columbus!?!
    I guess Chivas USA/Galaxy is more important than the Calif Classico to someone, but not anyone in the bay area.

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