Game Preview: Rapids V NYCFC

by Brendan Wyatt The Colorado Rapids are at home this week as they host New York City FC.  These two teams have met up just four times so far, with NYCFC coming out on top, winning two of those.  The Rapids lost both games in New York playing on that indoor sized pitch they call…

Game Preview: Timbers v Rapids

by Brendan Wyatt The Rapids have had an unpredictable season thus far, and by that, I mean no one could have predicted anything that has happened up to this point. The losses, the firing, the win streak, the snow, the lighting and rain; all of it unforeseen. The Rapids travel to another West Coast location where…

Game Preview: Rapids v Revs

by Brendan Wyatt The July 4th game is one that many fans look forward to every year. Even if the team isn’t doing so well, which was the case at the start of the season, most fans have this game marked on their calendar. It’s the family and friends’ game, the one where you bring…

Game Preview: Rapids v Whitecaps

by Brendan Wyatt The Colorado Rapids resume MLS play tonight as they take on the Whitecaps in Vancouver.  This is the second time the two teams will have met this season, having met at Dicks Sporting Goods Park at the beginning of May.  In a way, this game will be a bit of a mulligan…

Rapids v New Mexico United

by Brendan Wyatt The Rapids play mid-week this week as they host USL side New Mexico United.  NMU was founded just a year ago so this is the first time these teams have played each other. New Mexico United sit at the top of the USL Championship Western conference with 25 points and a 6-7-2…

Game Preview: Rapids v Minnesota United FC

by Brendan Wyatt The Rapids play host to Minnesota United FC tonight as they look to extend their unbeaten streak to five games.  The Rapids have won three in a row at home and now look to regain the 2016 form that saw the team not lose at Dicks Sporting Goods Park until October.   …

Casey Has Rapids Focusing Daily

By Brian Jennings When a team is mired in the lengthy losing streak that Colorado has endured to begin 2019, it’s hard not to think of how big of a hole is being dug and the fading hope of digging out of it.  However, since Head Coach Conor Casey took over in the interim, the…

Game Preview: Rapids v FC Cincinnati

by Brendan Wyatt The Colorado Rapids play host to MLS newcomers FC Cincinnati today with a 6:30 pm kickoff time.  With this being the first MLS meeting between the two teams, there is not much to talk about in the area of historical stats. So, let’s look at them a little differently. FCC are the…

Game Preview: Rapids v Union

by Brendan Wyatt Game two of three in a span of eight days has the Colorado Rapids traveling to the city of Brotherly Love as they take on the Philadelphia Union tonight. The Union sit second in the east with 24 points, just one point below DC United.  Overall the Union have struggled at times…

Game Preview: Rapids v Crew

by Brendan Wyatt Oh no, it’s another home game for the Colorado Rapids where the center referee is Baldomero Toledo.  It’s not often this guy works a game where he doesn’t make it about himself; if this were the NFL, we would call him Ed Hochuli.   If the Rapids are to truly turn the corner,…