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League of Legends Championship Series Expands to Monday Broadcasts

Riot Games expands LCS broadcast to Monday nights for 2020. Monday Night League to feature two marquee matchups. LCS World Championship qualification criteria changes. Riot Games is rejigging the League of Legends eSports format for 2020. The move comes hot on the heels of securing the coveted title as the third most popular major sports…

5 Key Premier League Moments that Shaped the Last Decade

The last decade in the English Premier League was a significant one that saw the downfall of some histrionic clubs. The decade also saw the rise of new superpowers in English football. Here are five key moments that saw English football undergo massive twists and turns. Another roller-coaster decade of Premier League football nears a…

League of Legends Worlds Finals Will Shatter Records – And Make One Team Rich

The League of Legends World Championship Finals conclude tomorrow in Paris. G2 Esports faces off against FunPlus Phoenix, with millions of dollars in prizes on the line. Last week, the semi-final between G2 Esports and SK Telecom T1 drew in nearly 4 million concurrent viewers. It’s been a long time coming, but tomorrow is the…

League of Legends Co-Creator Loses $5 Million in Major Crypto Scam

Riot Games Co-Founder Marc Merrill reportedly lost $5 million in a crypto scam. A fraudster used his credentials to purchase Amazon cloud computing servers. It took nearly four years for the fraud to be discovered. One of the co-founders of Riot Games, the developer behind League of Legends, has reportedly lost $5 million in a…

League of Legends World Championship 2019 Preview

It’s that time of year when twenty-four of the world’s most dominant teams fight it out over the span of a month for the coveted summoner’s cup in one of the most prestigious eSports events, the League of Legends World Championship. Drawing in millions of viewers and with a partnership containing some big name brands,…

NBA 2K20 Pro Booted from 2K League for Gambling. Seriously. – CCN.com

A professional NBA 2K20 player was just banned from 2K League for violating the esports league’s gambling policy. Seriously. | Source: Heat Check Gaming/Twitter (i), NBA 2K20/Facebook (ii). Image Edited by CCN. In a hilariously ironic twist to the ongoing NBA 2K20 microtransactions scandal, a professional NBA 2K League player has been banned for violating…