#Summer Split

[UPDATED Nov. 30] FlyQuest restructure LCS coaching staff after signings of toucouille & aphromoo

UPDATE Nov. 30: FlyQuest has announced new LCS coaches for the 2022 season. Coach Alexey "Sharkz" Taranda, who joined the organization before the start of the 2021 season, has been promoted to head coach following the departure of Kanani. Richard "Richard" Su, who was promoted from head coach of FlyQuest Academy to assistant coach of FlyQuest in July 2021, will stay with the FLY LCS squad as their new strategic coach.
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LNG parts ways with Icon

LNG Esports parted ways with mid laner Xie “Icon” Tian-Yu today. Icon spent nearly a year with the team after signing with LNG in December 2020. During his time with LNG, Icon contributed to one of the organization’s most successful years in the LPL yet. Despite finishing eighth in the Spring Split, LNG quickly became one of the top teams in Summer Split and finished fourth in the Summer Playoffs.
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Gen.G completes 2022 LCK roster with Chovy

One of South Korea’s most talented mid laners has found a new home. Chovy is the latest addition to a revamped Gen.G League of Legends team. After keeping the same team for two years, the org is retaining just one starting player, Ruler, from the Worlds 2021 roster that reached the semifinals.

[UPDATED Nov. 23] FlyQuest signs toucouille & aphromoo; Kanani & Palafox leave, FLYA makes changes

UPDATE Nov. 23: FlyQuest have bid farewell to another member of their 2021 roster. FlyQuest Academy jungler Hoangan "Nxi" Dinh, who also jungled for FLY's LCS roster during the 2021 Summer Split, has parted ways with the organization. Subsequently, FLY Academy has signed two new players, a jungler to replace Nxi and a mid laner to replace Triple, who departed earlier in the off-season, for the 2022 season.

What options are available to TSM before 2022 LCS kicks off?

TSM are one of the few LCS teams without a confirmed or rumored complete roster. With most teams having announced their squads for 2022, what options remain open to TSM?. It has not been the best offseason for TSM. After missing out on Worlds 2021, all hell has broken loose...

Dignitas signs River, former PSG Talon jungler, to its 2022 roster

Dignitas announced Kim “River” Dong-woo is set to join its 2022 League of Legends roster as the team’s starting jungler. After finishing Worlds 2021 with PSG Talon, River will make his LCS debut at the start of the LCS Lock-In tournament. River has had an odyssey of a career. The...

DWG KIA reportedly close to bringing back Nuguri, re-signing ShowMaker and Canyon

DWG KIA is working on reuniting the trio of ShowMaker, Canyon, and Nuguri, according to a report by Tyler Erzberger from Upcomer. These players helped DWG KIA win Worlds 2020, but Nuguri left a month later to join FunPlus Phoenix. Now that the League of Legends free agency period is open, the South Korean organization is reportedly acting fast to secure the players. Both ShowMaker and Canyon have met with other teams but DWG KIA has offered them “multi-million per year deals” to re-sign with the organization, according to Upcomer.

Vulcan leaves Could9 after two years to join Evil Geniuses

Swapping blue for another shade of blue. Philippe "Vulcan" Laflamme will be Evil Geniuses starting support player in the 2022 League of Legends Championship Series after ending a two-year run with Cloud9. He was part of the C9 squad that won two LCS Spring Split titles to go along with their fifth-place at Mid-Season Invitational 2021 and leaving Worlds 2021 in the quarterfinals of the knockout stage. This also comes after Luka "Perkz" Perković left the team just days earlier, leaving C9 with only three members.

Dignitas To Sign River and Blue for 2022 LCS Roster

Dignitas have signed River and Blue for their 2022 LCS Roster according to Jacob Wolf. This move comes after Akaadian, Soligo and Yusui have been dropped from the team. River is the former Jungler for PSG Talon. PSG Talon made MSI Semifinals and Worlds Group Stage this year with River as their Jungler. River had the most dominate stats in the Jungle role in the PCS with a GD10 of 506, XPD10 435, CSD10 of 9.3, a KDA of 8.5 and a DPM of 543. The stats speak for themselves, River dominated the Jungle in 2021.

G2 Esports Says Bye To Rekkles After 1 Year

After just one year with the EU Super-team, Carl “Rekkles” Larsson has been let go from G2. This comes after an incredibly disappointing Summer Split, placing 4th. The news was announced with a video:. Rekkles has been one of the most interesting stories of the entire offseason. As of now,...

What does each LCS roster look like in 2022?

The LCS has finally added a new team to its wall of champions after 100 Thieves took home the crown this past Summer Split. In 2022, however, the League of Legends scene in North America is set to evolve once more, and the league is guaranteed to look different from what we’re used to seeing.
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LCS returning to refreshing points for Summer Split

The League Championship Series (LCS) announced Tuesday that for the 2022 season, teams' records from the Spring Split will reset and no longer carry over to the Summer Split. That was just one of several format announcements LCS made, along with revealing that the 2022 season will begin Jan. 14 with the LCS Lock In Tournament.