ESPN to Stream League of Legends

ESPN and Riot games have entered into a multi-year agreement to stream esports competitions on the ESPN+ app.

LOL Streaming Starts

The streaming starts June 16 with the North American League of Legends Championship Series Summer Split. Ten teams compete against each other twice each season, with 18 matches for each, match per day. The matches will stream live on ESPN+ on Saturdays and Sundays.

The finals will be Sept. 8-9 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California.

Three teams will qualify for the League of Legends World Championship in South Korea. That competition will put 24 teams from 14 regional leagues up against each other later in the fall.

The LoL teams competing in the North American LCS are:

  • 100 Thieves
  • Cloud9
  • Clutch Gaming
  • Counter Logic Gaming
  • Echo Fox
  • FlyQuest
  • Golden Guardians
  • OpTic Gaming
  • Team Liquid
  • TSM

How to Watch League of Legends on ESPN Stream

ESPN+ is $4.99 a month after a free seven-day trial. It is available through on Amazon Fire TV and Amazon Fire tablets, on Android phones, tablets, and Android TV, on the iPhone, iPad and Apple TV, on Roku, and streamed through Chromecast.

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