With a score of 77 points, Lot H8ers SC led the league this round. David Villa (NY, $11.3) tallied a goal and an assist for an armband-aided 20 points. Ignacio Piatti (MTL, $10.4) and Cyle Larin (ORL, $6.2) each scored two goals, and 15 and 12 points respectively. Poor Man's Porales saw their overall lead shrink to 120 points.
Four goalkeepers earned clean sheets and 8 points to tie for the positional lead -- Sean Johnson (CHI, $5.5), Adam Kwarasey (POR, $5.8), David Bingham (SJ, $5.5), and David Ousted (VAN, $5.8). DCU's Andrew Dykstra ($5.1) scored 4 points.
Vancouver's Pa Modou Kah ($6.8) scored two goals and earned a clean sheet for 19 points, the lead among defenders, and the overall lead. Orlando new man Corey Ashe ($6.1) put up two assists and 10 points, while DCU's Taylor Kemp ($7.9) contributed an assist and the Goal of the Week for 9 points. The rest of the D.C. backline featured Bobby Boswell ($9.5) with 4 points, and Steve Birnbaum ($7.7) with 1 point.
Ignacio Piatti's 15 points led the position. DCU's Chris Rolfe ($9.4) and NYRB's Sacha Kljestan ($9.5) each scored 12 points -- Rolfe with two goals, and Kljestan with a goal and an assist. The remaining DCU midfielders were Nick DeLeon ($6.6) and Perry Kitchen ($7.5) with 7 points each, and Davy Arnaud ($6.5) with 3.
Three forwards tied for the lead with 12 points -- Fabian Espindola ($10.5), Charlie Davies ($8.9), and Cyle Larin. Davies scored twice, and Espindola scored one goal while adding 5 attacking bonus points. Alvaro Saborio ($9.5) scored 2 points to lead the rest of the DCU forwards, followed by Jairo Arrieta ($6.3) and Conor Doyle ($6.3) with 1 point each.
Four teams play twice this round -- Montreal, the Red Bulls, Orlando, and Toronto, while two more are on bye -- Dallas and New England. Everyone else plays once. It's a good week to load up on two gamers, so start with Luis Robles (NYR, $5.5) in goal @MTL and vs. NYC, and Laurent Ciman (MTL, $7.9) in defense vs. NYR and DCU. In the midfield, play Kaka ($11.8) @TOR and vs. PHI, and at forward ride the hot hand of teammate Cyle Larin. Games start Wednesday night.
Everyone's Adding: G - Evan Bush (MTL, $5.1, +88), D - Laurent Ciman (+170), M - Ignacio Piatti (+232), F - Cyle Larin (+493)
Everyone's Dropping: G - Dan Kennedy (DAL, $4.9, -49), D - Rafael Ramos (ORL, $5.2, -193), M - Scott Caldwell (NE, $7.5, -212), F - Kei Kamara (CLB, $9.4, -179)