Filed under: Stream Major League Soccer Soccer 2012 MLS Cup Playoffs Preview: Field looks pretty wide open Contributors: Jeremiah Oshan / new Share this story Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share All sharing options Share All sharing options for: 2012 MLS Cup Playoffs Preview: Field looks pretty wide open Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email We asked our editors to give the optimistic, pessimistic and realistic views of how their teams will do in the playoffs. 3 Total Updates Since Oct 29, 2012, 4:01pm EDT Follow this stream October 30, 2012 MLS Cup Playoffs preview: Western Conference By Jeremiah Oshan@JeremiahOshan / new The Earthquakes head into the playoffs with one of the best regular seasons in history, but there's reason to think this could be wide open. / new October 29, 2012 MLS Cup Playoff preview: Eastern Conference By Jeremiah Oshan@JeremiahOshan / new We asked each of our blogs to give the optimist, pessimist and realist versions of how they think their teams will do during the MLS Cup Playoffs. October 29, 2012 2012 MLS Cup Playoffs: Schedule, format, preview By Jeremiah Oshan@JeremiahOshan / new The MLS Cup Playoffs are upon us with a slight wrinkle in the way they are formatted. Here's your guide to the festivities.