Timberlution, A History: Timbers Release Crest Clue No. 1

At a World Cup viewing party on June 12, the Timbers will unveil their new MLS crest. To help kick off the countdown, the Timbers released the first in series of online video "clues" to new MLS logo. Timbers introduce the first in a series of online video "clues" to new MLS logo.

A synopsis of the first vignette: "In 2011, the Timbers will leave minor league soccer behind and the team will be elevated to MLS and the first division of the sport in North America. To that end, simply keeping the same logo we have had does not do justice to a change of this significance. However, we fully recognize that our history is far from a typical minor league history, just as our fans are far from typical fans."