David Cassidy, ’70s teen heartthrob, dies at age 67

(CNN)David Cassidy, who came to fame as a ’70s teen heartthrob and lead singer on “The Partridge Family,” has died, according to his publicist Jo-Ann Geffen. He was 67. David Cassidy was born into the […]

Three more NBA teams jump into esports with League of Legends franchises

Image: riot games Ten teams are joining League of Legends‘ North American esports division as permanent franchises for the 2018 season. They’ll be backed by a mix of longtime esports staples and traditional sports teams […]

New high performance training centre will change the game for esports players

Oceania's 'League of Legends' champions have moved into one of Australia's most iconic sports venues, the Sydney Cricket Ground.Image: Charlie Drayton (SCGT media) Oceania’s esports industry just took a huge step forward. Australia has opened […]

AC/DC co-founder and guitarist Malcolm Young dies at 64

(CNN)AC/DC co-founder and guitarist Malcolm Young has died after battling dementia for several years, the band announced Saturday. He was 64. Young, along with his brother Angus, founded the legendary rock band in 1975 in […]

Disney Explored Buying Fox Assets; Talks Now Dead

Sky Plc satellite service in Europe, the person said. Disney wouldn’t acquire Fox’s broadcast network, Fox News, local broadcast stations or sports programming, the person said. The rise of online competitors Netflix, YouTube and Facebook […]

An American woman just made history at the annual NYC Marathon

Mary Keitany, Shalane Flanagan, and Mamitu Dasku (L to R), the 2nd, 1st, and 3rd place winners of the NYC Marathon, respectively.Image: elsa/Getty Images Shalane Flanagan crossed the New York City Marathon finish line just […]

The Yankees just invested in three esports companies

Image: echo fox The New York Yankees made a major investment in esports, the team revealed today. They’re now stakeholders in one of the most well-known North American esports team organizations: Echo Fox. The New […]

Pitbull sees Trump’s ‘true colors’ on Puerto Rico relief

(CNN)Mr. Worldwide has made it clear he sees President Trump’s “true colors.” Pitbull spoke out against Trump’s handling of Puerto Rico relief, including the president’s visit to the U.S. territory last week. “I couldn’t believe […]

Hulu is getting four new esports shows this falls

Image: FRANCK ROBICHON/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock Esports are coming to Hulu for the first time this fall with four new series developed by the largest esports company in the world, ESL. Hulu and ESL announced a new partnership […]

Pushing the Boundaries: Immigration and Esports

Image: Valda Kalnina/Epa/REX/Shutterstock Esports pros in the Finnish military are going to start getting the same privileges that traditional sports athletes do, the Finnish Esports Federation announced today. In Finland, males are required to enter […]