Amateur High School

Top 2022 recruit Emoni Bates decommits from Michigan State

Top-ranked 2022 recruit Emoni Bates has backed off his commitment to Michigan State, according to Tipton Edits. Bates originally committed to Michigan State on June 29, 2020, over offers from DePaul, Florida State, Kentucky and Michigan. The 6-foot-7, 185-pound small forward is now expected to consider other opportunities from the collegiate and professional ranks. The […]

ESports Professional

Guinevere Capital unveils new esports facility with Logitech G, Spark, and Eden Park

Investment company Guinevere Capital has partnered with peripherals firm Logitech G, telecommunications company Spark, and Eden Park to launch an esports facility in New Zealand. The Spark Esports Hub is located within Eden Park, New Zealand’s largest stadium, and features training rooms, a 5G mobile gaming area, and a venue to host esports events. Photo credit: […]

Amateur NCAA

Meet the 2021 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar Male Finalists

The Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar award is a part of Diverse‘s quarter-century legacy of recognizing outstanding minority young men and women who have distinguished themselves in their academic and athletic pursuits. In addition to their athletic ability, the students named 2021 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholars are students of color who have maintained a cumulative […]

ESports Professional

Prodigy Agency appoints Jordan Savelli as FPS Agent

Esports talent agency Prodigy Agency has appointed Jordan Savelli, formerly of Nicecactus, as the firm’s FPS agent.  In his new role, Savelli will be scouting and signing mainly new CS:GO and VALORANT talents, as well as securing opportunities for the agency’s existing players.  Photo Credit: Prodigy Agency RELATED: Prodigy Agency receives €1m investment from Trust Esport […]

ESports Professional

BLAST Rising names Coinbase, CS.MONEY and Nubia Technology as partners

Cryptocurrency exchange platform Coinbase, skin-trading platform CS.MONEY and Nubia Technology’s smartphone line Red Magic have been named partners of BLAST Rising‘s second season. As a result of the partnership, the branding of all three partners will be featured throughout the CS:GO tournament. This includes integrated in-game promotion, giveaways, and coverage throughout. Photo Credit: BLAST Premier […]

ESports Professional

ES1 named French broadcaster of eLigue 1 2021

Professional football league Ligue 1 Uber Eats has named French esports channel ES1 as the official TV broadcaster for its 2021 eLigue 1 campaign. ES1 will broadcast the championships alongside commentary by the channel’s on-screen talent, Alix ‘Nanix95’ Dulac and Bob Obéron. The French esports channel will also provide written editorial pieces dedicated to eLigue […]