[MLS PLAYOFFS: Schedule]
This weekend's Houston-Sporting KC and Real Salt Lake-Portland matches will end a flurry of action with four playoff dates over 12 days.
Teams will then take off two weeks before the second legs of the conference finals and two more weeks after that for MLS Cup on Dec. 7. Yellow
Cards: Houston --
Garcia, *Ashe (2). Sporting KC --
Sinovic, Bunbury, Collin, Myers.
Wallace, Zemanski, Kah, Chara. Real Salt Lake --
Beckerman, Saborio, Stephenson.
Nov. 9 game. MLS PLAYOFFS, Schedule: Eastern Conference Final, First Leg Saturday, November 9
Houston vs. Sporting KC 2:30 p.m. ET
(NBC, Univision Deportes) Final, Second Leg Saturday, November 23
Sporting KC vs. Houston 7:30
(NBCSN, Univision Deportes)
Western Conference Final, First Leg Sunday, November 10
Real Salt Lake vs. Portland 9:00 p.m. ET (ESPN) Final, Second Leg Sunday, November 24
Portland vs. Real Salt Lake
9:00 p.m. ET (ESPN)
MLS Cup 2013
Saturday, December 7
4:00 p.m. ET (ESPN, UniMas)