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TSM eliminated from MSI, fnx reportedly kicked from Immortals

Our top stories from the weekend:

A look at the unexpected rise of SG e-Sports from the Kiev Major (Dota 2).

The life of SKT coach Kim “kkOma” Jung-Gyun: Would you rather be married or a three-time champion?

Slingshot questionnaire with esports attorney/agent Ryan Morrison.

Best from around the web:

League of Legends

Alex “Freeze” Knezisek will reportedly join FlyQuest.

Joshua “Dardoch” Hartnett’s move to Counter Logic Gaming was officially announced.

Why franchising isn’t a cure all for the League Championship Series (or esports in general).

Why Dardoch is a risk worth taking for CLG.

A look at the difficulty of picking a coach of the split.

A playlist of interviews from the Mid-Season Invitational.


Lincoln “fnx” Lau will reportedly leave Immortals.

A look at the Faze Clan/Astralis trilogy.

Duncan “Thorin” Shields’ top five players in the world for May.

A look at the unwritten rules of Counter-Strike.

Interviews with North’s Rene “Cajunb” Borg and Space Soldiers’ Ismailcan “XANTARES” Dörtkardeş.


A look at the top 10 prize pools in esports.

Get On My Level dates were announced (Smash).



Mid-Season Invitational (LoL)

Team SoloMid 1:0 G2

SK Telecom T1 1:0 Flash Wolves

Gigabyte Marines 1:0 Team WE

G2 1:0 Flash Wolves

SKT 1:0 Gigabyte Marines

Team WE 1:0 Team SoloMid


Mid-Season Invitational (LoL)

Team WE 1:0 G2, 2 p.m.

Team SoloMid 1:0 Gigabyte Marines

Flash Wolves 1:0 SKT

Gigabyte Marines 1:0 G2

SKT 1:0 Team SoloMid

Team WE 1:0 Flash Wolves


Mid-Season Invitational (LoL)

SKT 1:0 G2

TSM 1:0 Flash Wolves,

Team WE 1:0 Gigabyte Marines

G2 1:0 TSM

Flash Wolves 1:0 Gigabyte Marines

Team WE 1:0 SKT


Flash Wolves 1:0 TSM


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