Here’s what coach Sigi Schmid had to say about playing in mile-high altitude last night in Commerce City, Colo.
“The decision to (have All-Stars Eddie Johnson and Osvaldo Alonso) come back to Seattle was we didn’t want them at altitude for 48 hours. We know that altitude, between 48 and 72 hours is when it has its biggest impact on you. Every time we’ve played up here we’ve never talked about the altitude or anything like that. This year all of a sudden it became a topic of discussion. I prefer not talk about it and just getting out there …