Posted: Thursday July 5, 2012 6:23PM ; Updated: Thursday July 5, 2012 6:23PM

Timbers acquire Kimura from Rapids

Decrease font Decrease font
Enlarge font Enlarge font

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- The Portland Timbers have acquired defender Kosuke Kimura from the Colorado Rapids for allocation money and an international slot. Kimura has spent six seasons with the Rapids, playing in 117 matches with four goals and eight assists. He's played in 12 matches this season with a goal and two assists. Kimura played at Western Illinois University and was a third-round pick in the 2007 MLS Supplemental draft.

Copyright 2012 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

 
SI.com
Hot Topics: NBA Draft Yasiel Puig NHL Playoffs NBA Playoffs Mark Cuban Jabari Parker
TM & © 2014 Time Inc. A Time Warner Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms under which this service is provided to you. Read our privacy guidelines, your California privacy rights, and ad choices.
SI CoverRead All ArticlesBuy Cover Reprint