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Stats and milestones from last night’s playoff game.

MLS: Sporting Kansas City at Portland Timbers Troy Wayrynen-USA TODAY Sports

Sporting Kansas City and the Portland Timbers played to a scoreless draw in the first game of their Western Conference finals series. Here are stats and milestones from last night’s game.

Matt Besler and Graham Zusi made their 17th playoff appearances for KC, breaking their tie with Tony Meola and Chris Klein for 5th all time on that list.

It was Besler’s and Zusi’s 17th playoff start for KC, breaking their with with Meola and Klein for 4th all time on that list.

Ilie Sanchez made his 40th appearance in all competitions this season, only Oriol Rosell and Seth Sinovic in 2013 (42 games) and Dom Dwyer in 2014 (41 games) have played more in a single season for KC.

Only Rosell and Sinovic in 2013 have started more games in a single season (41) for KC than Sanchez has this year.

It was Seth Sinovic’s 14th playoff start for KC, tying him with Matt McKeon for 9th all time on that list.

Tim Melia recorded his 32nd draw in all competitions for KC, tying him with Meola for the 2nd most all time.