MSI seed rule, CLG on top, NiP wins at home

Our top stories from the weekend:

League of Legends caster James “Dash” Patterson talked about the weekend’s games, college esports and casting prep.

An interview with veteran Halo player Cameron “VictoryX” Thorlakson

Best from around the web:

League of Legends

The knockout stage at the Mid-Season Invitational now has implications on the seeding at the world championships.

Chinese team Qiao Gu forfeited its semifinal playoff match amid weird circumstances.

Cloud 9 has reportedly made an offer to NRG for Jung “Impact” Eon-Yeong.

An interview with Zaqueri “Aphromoo” Black after Counter Logic Gaming defeated Team SoloMid in the North American League Championship Series spring finals.

Recapping G2 Esports’ European LCS championship win against Origen.

Why taking third place was a nice bounce back for Immortals after losing in the semifinals.

An interview with popular streamer Trick2G.

The path of North American Challenger jungler Juan “Contractz” Garcia

Counter-Strike

The happy ending for home-country team Ninjas in Pyjamas, winning DreamHack Malmo.

A slew of interviews from Dreamhack Malmo.

Super Smash Bros

A feature about Smash 4 player Yuta “Abadango” Kawamura.

The controversy in Eric “ESAM” Lew being voted into a Melee tournament.

Industry

The South Korean-based International e-Sports Federation is apparently aiming to get esports into the Olympics.

Results

Friday

League of Legends Champions Korea: Spring playoffs

Round 2

SK Telecom T1 3:1 Jin Air Green Wings

League of Legends Masters Series

Round 1

Machi 3:2 Taipei Assassins

StarLadder i-League Invitational (Dota 2)

Losers bracket

OG 2:0 MVP Phoenix

Winners bracket

LGD Gaming 2:1 Alliance

Natus Vincere 2:0 Vici Gaming

Saturday

Dreamhack Malmo

Quarterfinals

Natus Vincere 2:0 TyLoo (16-10, 16-5)

EnVyUs 2:0 Dignitas (16-12, 16-8)

GODSENT 2:1 mousesports (7-16, 16-10, 16-13)

Ninjas in Pyjamas 2:0 Virtus.pro (16-12, 16-12)

League of Legends Professional League

Royal Never Give Up 3:2 Team WE

League of Legends Champions Korea: Spring playoffs

Round 3

SK Telecom 3:0 KT Rolster

League of Legends Masters Series

Round 3

Flash Wolves 3:0 Machi

StarLadder i-League Invitational (Dota 2)

Losers bracket

Vici Gaming 2:1 Virtus.pro

OG 2:1 Alliance

Vici Gaming 2:1 OG

Winners bracket

Natus Vincere 2:0 LGD Gaming

European League of Legends Championship Series: Spring playoffs

Third place

Fnatic 3:2 H2K Gaming

North American League of Legends Championship Series: Spring playoffs

Immortals 3:0 Team Liquid

Sunday

Dreamhack Malmo

Natus Vincere 2:0 EnVyUs (16-7, 16-2)

Ninjas in Pyjamas 2:1 GODSENT (14-16, 19-16, 16-10)

Ninjas in Pyjamas 2:0 Natus Vincere (16-14, 16-14)

League of Legends Pro League: Spring playoffs

Semifinals

EDward Gaming def. Qiao Gu (forfeit)

League of Legends Masters Series

Finals

Flash Wolves 3:0 ahq e-Sports Club

StarLadder i-League Invitational (Dota 2)

Vici Gaming 2:1 LGD Gaming

Grand final

Vici Gaming 3:1 Natus Vincere

European League of Legends Championship Series: Spring playoffs

Finals

G2 Esports 3:1 Origen

North American League of Legends Championship Series: Spring playoffs

Finals

Counter Logic Gaming 3:2 Team SoloMid

Schedule

(All times Eastern)

ECS 2016 (CS:GO): Week 2

OpTic Gaming vs. Echo Fox, 4 p.m.

compLexity Gaming vs. Without A Roof, 7 p.m.

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