"I’d like to stay focused on the performance of the team. Obviously, for all of us, we have more secure jobs -- myself included -- if the team wins. That’s what we’re focused on, and
we’re focused on the team performing well, and the team continuing to make the most of its talent and to bring in more talent."
-- Seattle Sounders general manager Garth
on whether he could see firing head coach Sigi Schmid
or any coach in midseason. The Sounders are in ninth place in the Western Conference with a 4-6-1 record. (Tacoma News Tribune