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NBA player buys Renegades, Dardoch to Echo Fox, Chinese Dota rosters dropped

Our top stories from Tuesday:

Police are being called to PC Bangs in Korea to prevent underage children from playing Overwatch.

The best way to determine a legacy is an open tournament circuit instead of a league.

An Afreeca Freecs player said he occasionally can’t breathe during matches.

Best from around the web:

League of Legends

Joshua “Dardoch” Hartnett has been benched and will reportedly be sent to Echo Fox.

A look at Counter Logic Gaming and enthusiasm stemming from a difficult summer League Championship Series split.

H2K and the enemy on the same side of the rift.

Jovani “Fabbbyyy” Guillen announced he’s leaving Team Liquid and looking for offers for next season.

An interview with Yiliang “Doublelift” Peng about Immortals allegedly refusing to scrim Team SoloMid.

Dota 2

Almost every Chinese team dropped its entire roster on Tuesday.

compLexity has let go of two players.


Boston Celtics forward Jonas Jerebko has bought Renegades.

Maikel “Maikelele” Bill will temporarily sub for Ninjas in Pyjamas because of an injury.

Room on Fire has added three more members.


USE, Finland and Sweden are leading the pack at the Overwatch World Cup.

A look at how Rogue’s aggressive play style paid off at the ESL Atlantic Showdown.


British Telecommunications is suing Valve over alleged patent infringement regarding Steam.

A look at Twitch donations and chargebacks.

Other games

The only Capcom Pro Tour event in the Middle East has been cancelled.


ESL Pro League Season 4: Week 3


Fnatic 1:1 HellRaisers (19-17, 15-19)

FaZe Clan 1:1 Astralis (19-16, 11-16)

North America

Selfless 1:1 Counter Logic Gaming (15-19, 16-5)

Cloud9 2:0 eUnited (16-6, 16-8)

SK Gaming 2:0 NRG (16-14, 16-7)

Immortals 2:0 Renegades (16-2, 16-13)


(All times Eastern)

ESL Pro League Season 4: Week 3



Flipsid3 vs. PENTA, 1 p.m.

mousesports vs. G2, 3:20 p.m.

North America

SK Gaming vs. Renegades, 8 p.m.

Winterfox vs. NRG, 10 p.m.


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