Tag : Tencent
title : League of Legends eSports Team 'Gravity' Bought by Ex-NBA Champion Rick Fox; China's Tencent Now Owns LoL Creator Riot Games
summary : North American League of Legends team Gravity Gaming has recently been purchased by former Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers star Rick Fox. Fox has bought Gravity, one of the bigger League of Legends (or “LoL”) teams, for an unspecified amount. Because of the purchase, Fox becomes the most decorated athlete to venture into the eSports industry. Under the new ownership, Gravity Gaming will be re-branded as “Echo Fox”for the upcoming season.
date : Dec 21, 2015 10:51 AM EST