LCS Spring Split playoffs will be aired on ESPN starting today
Today’s match between TSM and 100 Thieves will air on the ESPN App.
While the coronavirus pandemic is keeping traditional sports off the air, it appears esports will be taking their place.
The 17-1 C9 team destroyed the competition with their new squad, including star AD carry Zven. Though C9 are certainly the favorites, the sports world has seen great teams fall before when everything was on the line. Second-place Evil Geniuses hope to help C9 get kicked out of the playoffs early this Saturday.
Riot’s partnership with ESPN comes at a unique time with the NBA season suspended and the MLB season postponed due to COVID-19. Though professional sports leagues are sidelined at the moment, esports leagues are still being played in online formats.
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