Slingshot Editor-In-Chief. Former newspaper reporter from Cleveland, Ohio, who appreciates clean copy and good Counter-Strike. You can reach him at Vince@slingshotesports.com

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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NA LCS players choose association head, Geguri speaks out

Our top stories from Thursday: A League of Legends interview with Chae “Piglet” Gwang-jin. Wiktor “TaZ” Wojtas and Lukas “gla1ve” Rossander talked about the ELEAGUE Clash for Cash. Team Secret released its Counter-Strike team. ChuDat joined Team Liquid’s Smash roster. Comments from SKT’s Bae “Bang” Jun-sik after Wednesday’s League Champions Korea win. NA LCS players

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Yahoo Esports shutting down, OpTic and FaZe join WESA

Our top stories from Wednesday: Yahoo Esports will shut down at the end of the week. League of Legends interviews with EnVyUs’ Nam “LirA” Tae-yoo and Phoenix1’s No “Arrow” Dong-hyeon. Virtus.pro continues the trend of being “hot and cold Poles.” Immortals signed an ex-Rhinos Gaming player as a sub for its Overwatch team. Horizon Lunar

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Taking Aim, Episode 12: “Goodbye Friberg.”

In Episode 12 of “Taking Aim,” Slingshot’s Jarek “DeKay” Lewis and Stephen Chiu discuss Ninjas in Pyjamas replacing Adam “friberg” Friberg with Fredrik “REZ” Sterner. They also talk about major takeaways from the ESL Pro League Season 5 Finals and the PGL Americas Minor, play a few rounds of “Buy or Sell” and get off

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