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New Single-Elimination MLS Playoff Format Yields Desired Effect

The win-or-go home nature of this weekend's games created good drama and exciting play Photo: GETTY IMAGES MLS this weekend debuted a new, single-elimination playoff format, and the league "got this one right," according to Larry Stone of the SEATTLE TIMES. MLS "ditched the home-and-awa...

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