MLS Power Rankings: Trying to make sense of Yallop's exit MLS was overshadowed by the U.S. men's national team's continued World Cup qualification effort, but plenty transpired in an abbreviated Week 15, including a stunning coaching change in San Jose:
June 10, 2013 - Sports Illustrated
Gary Bettman in Seattle Times As I stand before you today, it is my sad duty to announce ...... it no longer is practical to conduct even an abbreviated season,commissioner Gary Bettman said.
Lachlan Murdoch in NEWS.com.au Mr Murdoch said at the time that he had impressed on the parties he had been in negotiations with "the need to be able to conclude the arrangements in an abbreviated time period".
Adam Gilchrist in Press Trust of India He's (Dhoni) such a danger to play against. I would like to see him bat up the order especially in the abbreviated version of the game. You want your best batsmen to face as many deliveries as possible,Gilchrist told reporters here today.