The first official news out of the gate in 2011 is the healthy season tickets sales. The Timbers have sold 10000 season tickets with plans to cap the total at 12000. This will leave around 8000 tickets each game available for walk ups and promotions.
For a recap of the ups and downs of 2010 for the Portland Timbers, check out Dropping Timber‘s two part Timber Bits – 2010 Review (part 1, part 2). Over at OregonLive Kip has accomplished a similar task with his Timbers Rewind for 2010 (part 1, part 2).
New blog Stumptown Footy, goes in the other direction with A Time Line of Events From Now Until Season’s Start. Much of the same information is now also available on the PortlandTimbers.com homepage – in the navigable Important Dates calendar at the bottom of the page.