Offseason Hilarity

10 Keys To 2014: Gaby Torres

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Our Designated Player will not be the most important player on the Rapids in 2014, but his brand of magic is certainly going to be needed.

10 Keys To 2014: A Good Summer

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We never heard the end of the old 'summer slump' trope when it came to the Rapids until last year, when they tore through it after a tough start to the season. Let's do it again!

10 Keys To 2014: Defensive Tinkering

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Messing with one of the best defenses in Rapids history? We had better hope it works.

10 Keys To 2014: Finishing, Again

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At some point, this team has to get good at finishing. Right?

Rapids Season Preview - Expectations

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Part four of Burgundy Wave's season preview for the Colorado Rapids. Part four covers fan expectations and what to expect this season.

Rapids Season Preview - Storylines

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Part three of Burgundy Wave's four-part Colorado Rapids season preview, covering the biggest storylines going into the season.

Rapids Season Preview - Philosophy

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Part two of Burgundy Wave's four-part Colorado Rapids season preview, covering the new team-wide philosophy that will govern the way they play.

Rapids Season Preview - Team

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Part one of Burgundy Wave's four-part Colorado Rapids season preview, covering the team.

10 Keys To 2014: Jose Mari, Probably

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Jose Mari and the rest of the team's defensive midfielders have big shoes to fill with Hendry Thomas out of the picture.

10 Keys To 2014: Edson Buddle

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Edson Buddle is still the only true center forward on the Rapids and might be a quiet key to the offense when all gears are turning.

Rapids vs. Chivas Preview

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Last year, Colorado got creamed by Chivas in their preseason friendly. We'll see if the Rapids can get a better result this time around.

Best Fullback Tandem In MLS? It Could Happen If...

Colorado could have one of the best fullback tandems in the history of MLS if they make a shrewd move for Fabian Johnson. Unlikely? Of course. But who cares?

O'Neill's Got A Bet On Super Bowl XLVIII

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Bets on the Super Bowl? MLS homegrowns are at your service!

Ceus Gaffe Is No. 2 On Gaffe List

Steward Ceus'... thing from the opening match against FC Dallas was one of the three worst gaffes in MLS this year. Yay!

Christmas Puppies 2013

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Last season, we celebrated Christmas with puppies. Let's do it again!

Black Friday Special: How About Daigo Kobayashi?

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A player that I was a fan of last year got released? Well, it's Black Friday, so let's talk about a guy we can glare at through the proverbial shopping window.

MLS Waiver Draft - Probably Nothing To See Here

The Waiver Draft is today! Yeah, I don't know either.

Signing Spree - Bizzaroworld!

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Fantasyland!

Signing Spree: Rapids Could Go For Eddie Johnson

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It's the inevitable Eddie Johnson post!

Signing Spree: Rapids Could Add Tony Tchani

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Center midfield is a position where the Rapids lack depth, and one that can be upgraded via trade in MLS, so I propose the Rapids go after Columbus' Tony Tchani.

Signing Spree 2013 - Jeb Brovsky

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It's time for a look at some of the players within MLS that our staff want on the Rapids. First up, Jeb Brovsky.

Ten Keys Recap, No. 2: Center Forwards

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Until Gaby Torres showed up, the center forward pickings were a bit scarce. Of course, compared with the Edu/Omar Cummings/Broken Conor Casey experiments that we saw in 2012, the spot may as well...

Ten Keys Recap, No. 3: Defensive Cohesion

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To say that the defense improved from last year to this year would be an understatement somewhere among the level of saying that Crystal Palace's title hopes have perhaps taken a bit of a ding in...

MLS 2013 Attendance - By The Percents

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It wasn't a record breaker this time around, but the 2013 season was still pretty good in terms of attendance numbers. How did the percentages work out, though?

Ten Keys Recap, No. 4: Martin Rivero

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Well, he MAY have been talismanic in 2013, but there was that little injury problem...

Ten Keys Recap, No. 5: Draws

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Colorado may have actually been a playoff contender (albeit an awful one) with five or six more draws in 2012. They added that many in 2013, and lo and behold...

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