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Colorado takes on San Jose following Kamara’s 3-goal game

August 9, 2019

San Jose Earthquakes (11-7-5, third in the Western Conference) vs. Colorado Rapids (6-12-5, 12th in the Western Conference)

; Saturday, 9 p.m. EDT

BOTTOM LINE: Kei Kamara leads Colorado into a matchup with San Jose following a three-goal showing against Montreal.

The Rapids are 3-6-4 in Western Conference games. Colorado is 0-3-2 when it scores a pair of goals.

The Earthquakes are 8-4-3 against Western Conference teams. San Jose is second in the Western Conference with 138 shots on goal, averaging six per game.

The teams square off Saturday for the second time this season. San Jose won the last meeting 3-1.

TOP PERFORMERS: Kamara has 11 goals and one assist for Colorado. Diego Rubio has five goals and one assist over the last 10 games for the Rapids.

Magnus Eriksson has five goals and six assists for San Jose. Vako Qazaishvili has six goals and two assists over the past 10 games for the Earthquakes.

LAST 10 GAMES: Colorado: 4-3-3, averaging 1.9 goals, 1.5 assists, 4.6 shots on goal and 4.4 corner kicks per game while allowing 1.6 goals per game.

San Jose: 6-1-3, averaging two goals, 1.4 assists, seven shots on goal and 7.9 corner kicks per game while allowing one goal per game.

NOT EXPECTED TO PLAY: Colorado: Kortne Ford (injured), Deklan Wynne (injured).

San Jose: Anibal Godoy (injured).

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

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