COLUMBUS CREW ADVANCE IN MLS CUP PLAYOFFS AFTER BEATING RED BULLS

The Columbus Crew eased past an overmatched New York Red Bulls 3-2 in the First Round of the MLS Cup Playoffs. Despite falling behind, the Black & Gold rode goals from Pedro Santos, Darlington Nagbe, and Gyasi Zardes and fended off a furious comeback effort to move on. The Crew nearly opened the scoring in the first minute as they took their first possession down the left side throu...