The Wrap(s): Nashville SC beats Hartford, draws Bethlehem

Welcome to The Wrap, wherein I recap the content from recent Nashville SC game(s). The Boys in Gold handled business midweek and then faltered slightly over the weekend ten days ago. Nashville SC 4-0 Hartford Athletic The game story: Mads Jørgensen definitely didn’t mean to break Michael Reed’s leg*. He just as certainly didn’t have intent to do serious harm to him. There’s a reasonable chance he … Continue reading The Wrap(s): Nashville SC beats Hartford, draws Bethlehem

The Graphical: Nashville SC 4-0 Hartford Athletic

Welcome to The Graphical, wherein I mine Opta’s data for some insights about Nashville’s (second-) most recent game. Today, a nail-biter-turned-laugher against Hartford Athletic. Nashville SC scored four times in the second half to beat Hartford. How did it come about? Halftime adjustments Certainly Nashville SC didn’t enter the Hartford game with a “we will lose our captain after four minutes to a really bad … Continue reading The Graphical: Nashville SC 4-0 Hartford Athletic

Nashville SC wins a game, likely loses a captain

Michael Reed photo from file, in case the fully intact left tib/fib and ankle didn’t give it away Mads Jørgensen definitely didn’t mean to break Michael Reed’s leg*. He just as certainly didn’t have intent to do serious harm to him. There’s a reasonable chance he didn’t even mean to foul Reed (honestly couldn’t tell you – one replay was enough to know I didn’t want to … Continue reading Nashville SC wins a game, likely loses a captain

Nashville SC game preview 2019: Hartford Athletic

Nashville SC easily handled Birmingham Legion in the preseason, but with some regular-season action under their belts, the opponents is likely a little more put-together. The essentials Opponent: Hartford Athletic (4-15-4) • 17th place USL East • 18th place USL East power ratings and 32nd place combined-table Pure Power (16th East) Time, Location: Wednesday, Aug. 7 7:00 p.m. CDT • First Tennessee Park • Tickets available (as cheap … Continue reading Nashville SC game preview 2019: Hartford Athletic

The Wrap: Hartford Athletic 2-3 Nashville SC

Welcome to The Wrap, wherein I recap the content from last week’s Nashville SC game. NSC’s second-straight comeback victory provided plenty to talk about. Local content Game story:  If not for the direction of the final score – in Nashville’s favor – Due’s eight saves would have almost certainly seen him named the unquestioned man of the match. Instead, it was Lancaster who played hero, … Continue reading The Wrap: Hartford Athletic 2-3 Nashville SC