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Taking Aim Episode 13: “The NA problem”

In the latest episode of “Taking Aim,” Slingshot’s Jarek “DeKay” Lewis and Stephen Chiu discuss takeaways from DreamHack Summer, the continued problems with North American Counter-Strike and Richard Lewis’ recent report about case opening sites. They then debate who is right in the North/G2 feud, which EnVyUs team is the real one and if there

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NBC Sports/FaceIt partner for $100,000 Rocket League tournament, Red Bull reportedly drops TSM and Cloud9

Our top stories from Wednesday: KennyS vs. dev1ce: The potential AWP duel at ECS Season 3 Finals. A League of Legends interview with FlyQuest’s Hai “Hai” Du Lam. A Counter-Strike interview with EnVyUs’ Cedric “RpK” Guipouy. NBC Sports and FaceIt will partner for a $100,000 Rocket League tournament this summer. League of Legends fans can

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SK Gaming wins DreamHack Summer, Overwatch World Cup rosters revealed

Our top stories from Monday: League of Legends interviews with Echo Fox’s Matthew “Akaadian” Higginbotham and Cloud9’s Jeong “Impact” Eon-young. A Counter-Strike interview with Eduoard “Smithzz” Dubourdeaux. Valve released the invitations for The International 7 (which we analyzed). Dignitas might be good, Ryu’s pentakill and other observations from NA LCS Week 3. Running down some

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Astralis wins ELEAGUE Clash for Cash, Dignitas signs Adrian

Our top stories from the weekend: ELEAGUE Clash for Cash was the final chance to lay to rest the Virtus.pro/Astralis rivalry. A Counter-Strike interview with G2’s Richard “shox” Papillon. League of Legends interviews with Phoenix1’s Derek “Zig” Shaor and Team Liquid’s Samson “Lourlo” Jackson. Comments from SKT’s Wolf after Sunday’s League Champions Korea win against

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