The Fire were a good home team until Wednesday night.
And, the Houston Dynamo was a bad road team until Wednesday night.
By Jeremy Mikula
The Fire goes into its first Major League Soccer playoff match since 2009 on Wednesday lacking momentum and postseason experience. Maybe that matters, maybe not.
The good news is the Fire is awaiting its first playoff match since 2009. The bad news is the Fire goes into Wednesday nights meeting with the Houston Dynamo with absolutely no momentum.