Who doesn't love a good pump-up video with iconic quotes from sports movies? If Herb Brooks doesn't have you Dreaming, Screaming and Believing until Sunday, I don't know what will. Enjoy!
Join Matt Pedersen and guests for a special edition of Dynamo All-Access on Tuesday from 8-10 p.m., live from Bar Munich (2616 Louisiana St.). The interview lineup features in-person interviews with Andre Hainault, Corey Ashe and Brad Davis. Call in to the show and offer your opinion on the Dynamo's 1-1 draw on Sunday afternoon which sent them to their fourth MLS Cup final in seven seasons.
A huge thanks to Bar Munich for hosting what will be a great event!
If you aren't excited enough of Sunday's match between the Houston Dynamo and D.C. United, check out this promo from the folks at MLS.
In the latest edition of March to the Match, the west coast version of ExtraTime Radio, Jonah Freedman, Matt Doyle and Matt Tomaszewicz break down Sunday's second legs in the MLS Cup Playoffs. Hear what the MLS writers have to say about the Dynamo come playoff time.
D.C. UNITED -- OUT: FW Josh Wolff (lower back disc herniation); QUESTIONABLE: MF Chris Pontius (R groin strain); MF Marcelo Saragosa (R knee pain); DF Brandon McDonald (R calf spasms); PROBABLE: DF Daniel Woolard (concussion-like symptoms); FW Long Tan (L ankle sprain); MF Dwayne De Rosario (L knee MCL sprain)
HOUSTON DYNAMO -- OUT: MF Adam Moffat (concussion/chest injury); QUESTIONABLE: MF Rico Clark (L adductor strain); FW Calen Carr (L hamstring strain); PROBABLE: DF Jermaine Taylor (L knee sprain)
In case you missed it, Dynamo head coach Dominic Kinnear joined the editors at MLSsoccer.com for a segment on Monday's MLS ExtraTime Radio podcast. Kinnear spoke about Sunday's win over D.C. United, the health of his squad heading into the second leg as well as his thoughts on the revised playoff format. Curious to know what song Kinnear would use to describe this year's playoff run? Click here to listen!
Three Dynamo players watched eagerly last week as the draw was determined for next year's World Cup qualifying hexagonal round. Here are the schedules for Honduras (Boniek Garcia) and Jamaica (Jermaine Taylor and Je-Vaughn Watson) and the impact it could have on the Dynamo.
February 6 vs. United States
March 22 vs. Mexico
March 26 vs. Panama
June 7 vs. Costa Rica
June 11 vs. Jamaica
September 6 vs. Mexico
September 10 vs. Panama
October 11 vs. Costa Rica
October 15 vs. Jamaica
February 6 vs. Mexico
March 22 vs. Panama
March 26 vs. Costa Rica
June 4 vs. Mexico
June 7 vs. United States
June 11 vs. Honduras
September 6 vs. Panama
September 10 vs. Costa Rica
October 11 vs. United States
October 15 vs. Honduras
Suffice to say it will be a busier year than normal for certain Dynamo players. Throw in the 2012-13 CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals in March and possible entrance into the 2013-14 edition and the Dynamo's depth will be tested once again.
Dominic Kinnear spoke with the media following Houston's 3-1 win over D.C. United in the first leg of their Eastern Conference Championship series.