The crossover: NBA stars dish on their love of video games

LOS ANGELES — Video games have taken over the NBA. From the NBA 2K League, which features gaming squads for 21 of the league’s franchises, to Josh Hart and Reggie Jackson competing at the Fortnite Pro-Am at Epic Games’ Summer Block Party in June, it’s impossible to walk into an NBA locker room without finding a few players ready to […]

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Forget the World Cup, Esports will dominate all sport in future claims industry expert

eSports is growing so big, so quickly that the audience for video gaming competitions will hit 330million by next year, experts predict. Alexey Burdyko, head of eSports streaming platform Play2Live, said gaming competitions for cash are now outstripping traditional sports events for viewers. Online, the world’s League of Legends gaming battle got 43million viewers. That’s way better than the audience for America’s […]

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CSGO: Team G2 part with ‘Ex6TenZ’

G2 announced Thursday that the team has parted ways with 28-year-old Belgian Levin “Ex6Tenz” Droolans. Ex6Tenz and Edouard “SmithZz” Dubourdeaux were moved to G2’s bench in November and replaced by former 3DMAX players Lucas “Lucky” Chastang and Audric “JaCkz” Jug. “Today we say farewell to @Ex6TenZZZ and wish him the best of luck on his new adventures,” G2 tweeted. “Thank […]

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Overwatch League: Good news for Blizzard ahead of week 4 matches

Overwatch League Week 4 Below is the complete schedule for the upcoming matches in Week 4. Thursday, March 75:30 p.m. PT – Atlanta Reign vs. Los Angeles Gladiators7:00 p.m. PT – Los Angeles Valiant vs. Philadelphia Fusion8:30 p.m. PT – Toronto Defiant vs. Chengdu Hunters Friday, March 85:30 p.m. PT – Paris Eternal vs. Vancouver Titans7:00 p.m. PT – New York Excelsior vs. San Francisco […]

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