Real Salt Lake News Stand: April 8

#RSL Tweets of the Day (@RealSaltLake)

NE Revolution NE Revolution ‏@NERevolution

#NERevs defender Kevin Alston taking a leave of absence from team after chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML) diagnosis #GetWellKA

Real Salt Lake Real Salt Lake ‏@RealSaltLake

#GetWellKA … thoughts & prayers from #RSL Nation

Andy Williams Andy Williams ‏@bommadog

Just seeing the news about @KAlston30, sad to hear but our thoughts and prayers are going out to you bro from the Williams Clan #GetWellKA

Javier Morales Javier Morales ‏@javi_mo11

Best wishes @kalston30 stay strong. #GetWellKA

Lovel Palmer Lovel Palmer ‏@lovelpalmer7

Hearing the news about @KAlston30 this morning. Wish him nothing but the best, get well soon man

Nick Rimando Nick Rimando ‏@NickRimando

Get well @KAlston30 #GetWellKA

NASN Soccer NASN Soccer ‏@NASNtv

The debut episode of American Soccer Morning @SoccerMorning  with @GrantWahl, @SoccerByIves, @TBoyd91 & @travismclark

Indy Pro Soccer Indy Pro Soccer ‏@IndyProSoccer

MEDIA RELEASE: @IndyProSoccer adds Director of Public Relations. Welcome @JohnKoluder to the team! … #BuildIndySoccer


Multimedia The Daily 4/8 – Three teams record first wins of the season, Shoegate American Soccer Morning – April 8 The Best Soccer Show – April 8

Soccer By Ives: The SBI Show – April 8


Real Salt Lake News & Notes

The Salt Lake Tribune: Real Salt Lake looks ahead after loss to rival Rapids


For the Fans, By the Fans

RSL Soapbox: Player Ratings: Real Salt Lake 0-1 Colorado Rapids

Real Nation: RSL v. Colorado analysis


MLS, Other News & Notes New England Revolution defender Kevin Alston diagnosed with treatable form of leukemia MLS Match Recap: Chicago Fire 3, New York Red Bulls 1 Chicago Fire finally solve pesky mistakes, relieved to post first win of 2013 Mike Petke says New York Red Bulls “capable of so much more” after latest loss CCL: Eddie Johnson travels, could come off the bench for Seattle Sounders in semis PRO’s MLS referee assignments for Week 7 Haiti 0, USA 3: U-17 CONCACAF Championship match recap

Grantland: Are more people watching MLS in person or on television? Monday MLS Breakdown: Laws of the Game, mental breakdowns cost San Jose two points Jurgen Klinsmann not concerned with Jozy Altidore’s scoring drought: “The goals will come”

Pro Soccer Talk: Quickie MLS review of Week 6

Pro Soccer Talk: Sounders healthier, but still facing long odds in Mexico

Pro Soccer Talk: Turning around the classic striker argument, and considering two failing MLS men

Soccer By Ives: SBI MLS Player of the Week: Daniel Paladini