RSL News Stand: Monday, July 4, 2011

This holiday edition of the RSL News Stand is bursting with previews of tonight’s big 6:30 pm Independence Day Celebration kickoff between Real Salt Lake and the New England Revolution, with a few other MLS news & notes links sprinkled in as well …


The Salt Lake Tribune: RSL hopes to dispatch Revs before honoring coach Kreis

The Salt Lake Tribune (TV blog): Monday on TV: There’s a Revolution in Rio Tinto Stadium

Deseret News: Real Salt Lake wants a repeat performance against New England Revolution

Deseret News: Real Salt Lake Gameday Salt Lake events – Real Salt Lake vs. New England Revolution Jason Kreis – A model American archetype For RSL, retiring Kreis’ number about more than playing Best XI: The top American players in MLS Revs eager to leave past behind them against RSL MatchCenter Preview – Real Salt Lake v. New England Revolution Kick Off: LA’s No. 3 GK to debut in massive July 4 clash Monday MLS Breakdown: Los Angeles and FC Dallas draw top marks in mid-season review

Associated Press ( Kreis warns RSL over Revolution threat

Yahoo! Sports (STATS Inc.): Revolution-Real Salt Lake preview

Boston Globe: Hoping to get the ball rolling (Boston): Imploding Revolution brace for Real Salt Lake on 4th of July Revs look for first road win in Utah Revolution look to end winless streak Monday against Real Salt Lake

Bleacher Report: Real Salt Lake to honor Major League Soccer legend Jason Kreis Swimming upstream – Revs face tough test against RSL

Prost Amerika Soccer: MLS table by points has a new leader

RSL Soapbox: MLS Week 16 previews (Sunday & Monday games)

MLS Reserves: The potential partnership of MLS and the NASL