Adidas filed an opposition to the ELEAGUE logo

Adidas files opposition to ELEAGUE trademark

Global sportswear brand Adidas has filed an opposition to ELEAGUE’s trademark filing, alleging it is too similar to the “brand with three stripes.”

October 17, 2017

San Francisco Shock unveiled, OpTic reportedly accepted into NA LCS

Our top stories from Monday An interview with new Immortals COO Ari Segal. SKT Wolf described the feeling of helping Cloud9 make the worlds quarterfinals. Phoenix1 and EnVyUs were reportedly denied entry into the NA LCS. BIT will join fnx, LUCAS1, HEN1 and kNg on a new CS:GO team. The Seoul Overwatch League team added […]

October 17, 2017
Phoenix1 and EnVyUs reportedly have been denied from the NA LCS

Phoenix1 and ENVyUs reportedly rejected from NA LCS

Team EnVyUs and Phoenix1 had their applications rejected to join the North American League of Legends Championship Series (NA LCS), according to a report from ESPN.

October 16, 2017
Krepo, the League of Legends caster who was victim of a nude photo leak, will leave casting permanently

Krepo leaves League of Legends casting permanently

Mitch “Krepo” Voorspoels, the League of Legends caster who who was a victim of a nude photo leak in May, will leave casting for good, he posted Monday on Twitter.

October 16, 2017
The ESIC banned Dota 2 players Ax.Mo and Sonic for two years for match-fixing

ESIC bans Dota 2 players Sonic and Ax.Mo for match-fixing in CIS qualifier to World Cyber Arena

The Esports Integrity Coalition (ESIC) banned Dota 2 players Leonid “Sonic” Kuzmenkov and Dmitri “Ax.Mo” Morozov from the team Dx on Friday for two years following an investigation into possible match fixing.

October 13, 2017

RNG and Samsung advance from worlds Group C, Warriors owner reportedly nabs NA LCS slot

Our top stories from Thursday: Daps will step down from NRG to become a coach, according to multiple sources. A roundup of Group B of the League of Legends World Championship. An interview with FaZe Clan’s Finn “karrigan” Andersen. Why Haru? A look at Samsung Galaxy’s jungling choices. Newbee’s quest to get back to the […]

October 13, 2017

Fnatic miracle comeback at worlds, Kikis announces free agency

Our top stories from Wednesday: An interview with Cloud9’s Jake “Stewie2k” Yip. A look at Fnatic’s struggles in the first round of the League of Legends World Championship group stage. G2’s Expect says Europe is expected to be criticized by fans for poor performances. A fix is coming to the “heavy” feeling Lucio in Overwatch. […]

October 12, 2017
Kikis left the Mysterious Monkeys

Kikis leaves Mysterious Monkeys, open to NA and EU offers

Mateusz “Kikis” Szkudlarek is no longer a part of the Mysterious Monkeys and will become a free agent, the player tweeted Wednesday.

October 11, 2017

Immortals signs Destinyy to CS:GO team, Ninjas in Pyjamas signs PUBG team

Slingshot launched a membership program because solely ad-funded media is simply not sustainable. We are committed to bringing readers the best journalism and content in esports, and would love your support to be able to continue to do so. Join our team here. Our top stories from Tuesday: An interview with Astralis’ Lukas “Gla1ve” Rossander. […]

October 11, 2017
Cloud9 released its North American Overwatch players

Cloud9 releases NA Overwatch players

Cloud9 will go forward with only its Korean Overwatch roster and has released its remaining North American players.

October 10, 2017