Video: Tommy Smythe, ESPN On The MLS Stacks
You can pretty much ignore the "Is he really back with LA?" bit at the beginning of the clip because that seems to change by the day. More interesting is the money talk in the middle. As the Leprechaun™ points out, MLS is a frugal league to begin with so while it may have to make some cutbacks it may not suffer as bad as some other sports during the recession; if you're used to eating off of the McDonald's dollar menu it ain't no thing to start eating Ramen...but if you dine on steak & lob on the regular, it's haaaaaard to start doing your grocery shopping at the dollar store.