We've arrived at the bitter end. Every club in MLS save for the Philadelphia Union has just two matches remaining, max.
So at a time of the year when players are starting to take their game to the next level, it's good to see the front offices and PR staffs following suit.
Case in point: Every Game Counts, a slick, new behind-the-scenes video series from the Houston Dynamo.
The latest installment is below, featuring Brad Davis, Giles Barnes and the no-longer flat-topped rookie Warren Creavalle.