Ex-Portland teammates Eric Brunner, David Horst eyeing Houston Dynamo's open center-back berth

Brunner, Horst compete for starting spot: "I see it as us helping this organization"
Friendly competition
Central pairing


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The Houston Dynamo’s to-do list this preseason is short. At the top of that list, however, is filling the void left in the middle of their backline, and there are two players vying for the job with a familiar connection.

Barnes scores pair as Houston Dynamo roll to 4-1 win against new USL PRO affiliate Pittsburgh Riverhounds

Jermaine Taylor makes preseason debut as Barnes (2), Cascio and Cummings tally goals
Recap: Dynamo 4, Pittsburgh 1
Preseason Recap

Giles Barnes scored two goals and Tony Cascio and Omar Cummings each added a goal as the Houston Dynamo rolled to a 4-1 win over the Pittsburgh Riverhounds in a preseason scrimmage on Wednesday at Methodist Champions Field at Houston Sports Park.

Fit and healthy, Omar Cummings offering new dynamic up top for Houston Dynamo

Dynamo are eager to see what a healthy Omar Cummings has to offer in 2014
A new dynamic
Omar Cummings

Omar Cummings saved the best for last in his first season with the Houston Dynamo – but not by choice.

17 February 12:48 pm

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Houston Dynamo defeat Southern Methodist University 2-0 in preseason scrimmage

Brad Davis, Sito Seoane tally goals in preseason win over Division I program
Recap: Dynamo 2, SMU 0
Preseason Recap

Goals from Brad Davis and Sito Seoane lifted the Houston Dynamo to a 2-0 win over Southern Methodist University in a preseason scrimmage Saturday morning at Methodist Champions Field at Houston Sports Park.

Lesson learned: Tony Cascio taking advantage of new opportunity on loan with Houston Dynamo

An inconsistent preseason in 2013 taught Cascio some hard lessons that he's brought to Houston
Lesson learned
Tony Cascio

Tony Cascio became the forgotten man in Colorado in 2013. After a promising rookie season, a slow start and inconsistency forced the winger to fall to the back of the pack and watch as the Rapids made a run to the playoffs.

Battle for midfield spots on the Houston Dynamo wide open with Warren Creavalle still on the mend

Midfield combo currently in flux; Sarkodie, Taylor and Driver work back from injury
In good health
Preseason update


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The Houston Dynamo are still trying to shake off some lingering injuries from 2013, and a big part of a group of starters working their way back from knocks is starting central midfielder Warren Creavalle

The 23-year-old had offseason surgery to address tendonitis in both knees, and when the Dynamo began preseason camp, head coach Dominic Kinnear said he believed he would have his active midfielder for opening day against the New England Revolution.

13 February 6:01 pm

Houston Dynamo romp past Houston Baptist University 6-0 in preseason scrimmage

Brad Davis netted two goals and Kofi Sarkodie provided two assists in the rout
Recap: Dynamo 6, HBU 0
Preseason Recap

The Houston Dynamo rolled past Houston Baptist University 6-0 in a preseason scrimmage Wednesday night at Sorrels Field on the campus of HBU.

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