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Portland's plan of attack

Updated: March 3, 2011, 10:18 AM ET
By Jeff Carlisle | ESPN.com

PORTLAND, Ore. -- With less than three weeks to go until the start of the MLS regular season, the heat is on Portland Timbers general manager Gavin Wilkinson, although you'd never know it by looking at him.

In the bowels of PGE Park, which is currently being renovated, the temperature in Wilkinson's office isn't much warmer than the damp, cold air outside. As a consequence, the winter jacket he's wearing is zipped all the way up to his neck. Adding to the chill is the knowledge ...

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