Portland Timbers' head coach, John Spencer, has been fired effective immediately. Read how EDN's Shea Carlson believes the move will impact the team right now, and in the long-term.
The Timbers have been on an inconsistent stretch, starting with their impressive win over the Timbers.
The Portland Timbers have bounced back from an embarrassing 3-0 loss to Colorado in a 2-1 win over first place San Jose.
Portland took a 2-1, much needed victory, from the rival Seattle Sounders Sunday at Jeld-Wen Field.