WPS enters pivotal 2011 season
Women's Professional Soccer enters its 2011 season marked by one word: Change. Gone are the Chicago Red Stars and FC Gold Pride, the defending WPS Champion. The Washington Freedom has relocated to Boca Raton, Fla. and is now known as magicJack, sponsored by the Internet telephone company.
Furthermore, a slew of free agency movement in the offseason has created wholesale team makeovers at magicJack and the Atlanta Beat. With only six teams competing in WPS' third year, parity will define the 2011 season. Here's a look at five storylines to monitor this season: