Two relatively fresh-faced teams will be facing off today as we head into day two of the NA LCS Spring Split, with Immortals and Echo Fox both keen to show they’ve got what it takes to upset the established LoL powerhouses. This match is a very interesting one that could really go either way, as the two have only faced off once before and have both significantly overhauled their lineups since then.
Immortals mid Eugene “Porbelter” Park is the only one to have dealt with Echo Fox before and will no doubt be thinking back to the glory days when he, Huni, Reignover, Wildturtle and Adrian rampaged through the 2016 LCS Spring Split with an astonishing 17-1 scorecard before being stopped by TSM in the semifinals. That lineup is long behind them now, and the mostly-new Immortals have everything to prove this year.
For their part, Echo Fox have brought jungler Matthew "Akaadian" Higginbotham and support Austin "Gate" Yu into the fold for 2017, hoping to turn around a disappointing 2016 where they only placed 7th and 10th at the Spring and Summer LCS Splits respectively. Will the fresh lineup be enough to put the Immortals down for good? Place your bets!
Jess is a writer and dog-lover from the eastern coast of Australia, who loves playing games (particularly anything by BioWare), listening to metal, baking, and fostering rescue dogs while they wait for new homes. You can find her on Twitter at @notsocryptic.
LUXBET EUROPE LIMITED IS REGULATED BY THE ISLE OF MAN GAMBLING SUPERVISION COMMISSION UNDER A LICENCE ISSUED UNDER THE ONLINE GAMBLING REGULATIONS ACT 2001 ON 23/01/2014. LUXBET EUROPE LIMITED– CLINCH’S HOUSE, LORD STREET, DOUGLAS, ISLE OF MAN IM99 1RZ – 009507 V.GAMBLING DEBTS ARE ENFORCEABLE IN LAW IN THE ISLE OF MAN. Luxbet Europe Limited is licensed and regulated by the Gambling Commission to provide facilities to customers in Great Britain, license number 000-039505-R-319350-003. Please see the following link for our Current License Status. Luxbet Europe Limited provides the platform and wagering capabilities to Unikrn in order to take safe and legal bets on the esports markets under their respecting gaming licenses. Are you gambling more than you really want to? If you feel you have a problem with gambling please visit GamCare’s website for help and advice at www.gamcare.org.uk, or contact the GamCare National Helpline on 08088020 133. Lines open 8 am to midnight.
Luxbet's gambling operations are governed by its responsible gambling Code Of Conduct and for south Australian residents by the South Australian Responsible Gambling Code Of Practice. Think of the people who need your support. Gamble responsibly.