Martin Rogers of Yahoo Sports is in Honolulu for the Pan Pacific Championship... not that I'm jealous or anything...
Good for Martin, honestly. I don't think any of the other SoCal-based scribes are out there.
Anyway, Martin seemed impressed with Sean Franklin and Julian Valentin as well as Houston's entire performance.
And, in case you missed it, here's an earlier story Martin wrote about the possible sanity that might be in store for the Galaxy as opposed to last year's insane madhouse.