MLS Playoffs 2012: Preview and Predictions for Houston Dynamo vs. DC United

The MLS Eastern Conference Final will pit two of the most celebrated teams in league history against each other in the playoffs for the first time.

With six of the 16 MLS Cups between them, the Houston Dynamo and DC United are on the verge of adding another star to their iconic crests.

They now stand in each other's way.

After a five-year hiatus from the playoffs, the most storied franchise in MLS history is back. DC is relevant once more.

Against all odds, United’s resilient style of soccer has carried them to this point. No other team in MLS has faced and preserved through more adversity than DC.

Left for dead after the injury to reigning MVP Dwayne De Rosario (knee), United are now unbeaten in their last nine matches (6-0-3). It has not been the most beautiful soccer ever played, but it has been the most effective.

They are not looking for style points. They are looking for wins and have clearly assumed the...

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