Roster Changes


The Upcoming French Shuffle: ScreaM Should Stay

It's no secret that there will likely be another French Shuffle after the ELEAGUE Major. It has been reported that Kenny "kennyS" Schrub, Nathan "NBK-" Schmitt, and Dan "apEX" Madesclaire will leave EnVyUs to join Richard "shox" Papillon and Alexandre...
Dignitas Apollo

Team EnVyUs Picks Up Apollo, LirA

North America's Team EnVyUs has announced their League of Legends lineup for the 2017 Season, acquiring former Team Dignitas AD carry Apollo “Apollo” Price and jungler Nam "LirA" Tae-yoo, the organization announced Sunday. The pair will join the trio of...
C9 Contractz on stage

Cloud9 Adds Ray, Bumps Contractz to Starting Lineup

North American League of Legends squad Cloud9 has announced their lineup for the 2017 League Championship Series Spring Split on Monday, replacing their long-time jungler while adding a second Korean native up top. Via a video released on Monday, the...
H2K Jankos Vander EU Finals 3rd

Saying Goodbyes: H2K Parts with Vander, FeniX Leaves TL

Vander will not be joining his longtime friend Jankos on EU LCS team H2K for the upcoming 2017 season. H2K announced via Facebook today that Oskar 'Vander' Bogdan would be stepping down from his role on H2K. H2K released a...
PowerOfEvil on stage

PowerOfEvil Replaces Selfie on Misfits

German mid laner Tristan "PowerOfEvil" Schrage has joined Misfits, the organization announced Friday. He will compete with Europe’s newest LCS team in their upcoming 2017 campaign. In a Facebook post, Misfits announced the former Unicorns of Love star will replace...
Dardoch is the new 'shiny thing' for League of Legends teams, but does he actually solve their problems?

Esports Roster Issues: Shiny Solutions to Dull Problems

The offseason is a fantastic time to analyze the strategic approaches of esports team owners. And, for the purposes of this piece, let's look at teams, not organizations. This means we are emphasizing the building of a specific competitive team, rather...
IMT Huni

Why Immortals Messed up by Letting Huni Go

Former Immortals top laner Huni is headed to Korea to join SKT. In a video titled "Why Huni isn't on IMT" Immortals CEO Noah Whinston describes exactly what went down with his team and former top laner over the...
Weldon Green

TSM Parts Ways with Sports Psychologist Weldon Green

Sports psychology trainer Weldon Green has mutually parted ways with TSM, but he won't be completely gone. TSM still plans to consult Weldon when needed during 2017. Featured image via Riot Games. Weldon Green will no longer be coaching North America's...
Splyce on stage via Riot Games Flickr

Bot Lane Duo Kobbe and Mikyx Return to Splyce

After spending a few days fielding offers, Splyce’s bottom lane, AD carry Kasper “Kobbe” Kobberup and support Mihael “Mikyx” Mehle, have re-enlisted with Splyce for the 2017 season, the players announced on Friday and Saturday. Both members were important pieces...
Move on stage

Move Parts Ways with Unicorns of Love

Unicorns of Love have opted not to re-sign jungler Kang "Move" Min-su, the organization announced Saturday. In a Facebook statement, the organization writes that the decision is “well considered and was heavily discussed by the whole team altogether,” before citing...

Team Liquid Continues to Spill Down the Drain

Despite their incredible runs through the last two majors, Team Liquid has been very inconsistent through 2016. They have gone through peaks and valleys, making roster and coaching changes, and never settling. It seems that whenever Liquid has a...
Complexity Signing at ESL Frankfurt

CompLexity’s Boston Major Invite Salvaged

An Unexpected Mid-series Change In a fairly unprecedented move, Complexity replaced carry, Justin with a stand-in during a BO5 series against NP. It’s not clear at the moment if CoL captain Swindlemelonzz kicked Justin mid series or if Justin ragequit IRL....