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ESEA Season 31: Premier Division - North America
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ESEA Season 31: Premier Division - North America
- Regular Season:
- Round-Robin league format
- All teams play each other once
- All matches are Bo1
- Top 8 teams proceed to the Playoffs
- Click here to show the tie-breaker process
- Overall record
- Head-to-Head record
- Best round difference in regulation rounds
- Bo3 decider if all other tie breaker scenarios are indecisive
- Single-Elimination bracket
- All matches are Bo3
|1st-2nd||LAN Final||S31 Global Challenge||FURIA Esports|
|3rd||EPL S9 Relegation||S31 Global Challenge||ATK|
|4th||S32 Premier||S31 Global Challenge||Party Astronauts|
|5th-8th||S32 Premier||-||Team One|
|Riot Squad Esports|
|9th||S32 Premier||-||Ascent Esports|
|10th||S32 Premier||-||ex-Zone Esports|
|11th||S32 Premier||-||Peeker's Advantage|
|12th||S32 Premier||-||Variance Gaming|
|14th||S31 Relegation||-||Thunder Logic|
|15th||S31 Relegation||-||Bushido Boyz|
|17th||S31 Relegation||-||Team Prospects|
|DQ||S32 Advanced||-||Chris and the boys|
For "News and Roster Changes" Click here.
- 1 b4rtiN is signed by Team One. 
- 2 CONNOR93 rejoins MASSIVEimpact. 
- 3 Final Feature Gaming's players part ways with the organization, and will play under the name welly and the Bandits. Additionally, agM completes his trial with the squad successfully. 
- 4 iNTACT release their CS:GO team. They will play under the name Chris and the boys. 
- 5 real_bM steps down from Infamous, the team renames to Royal, and RIKO and hades officially join the squad as a player and coach, respectively. 
- 6 Muenster joins Party Astronauts as their coach. 
- 7 motm is released from Team Singularity. Shakezullah is added on trial. 
- 8 welly and the Bandits are signed by Polar Ace Esports. 
- 9 tex joins Royal. 
- 10 Zone Esports are unable to use leaf due to MDL age requirements. 
- 11 Denial Esports's roster is signed by ATK. 
- 12 Mauisnake joins Spacestation Gaming as their coach. 
- 13 aproto joins Zone Esports. 
- 14 Shakezullah completes this trial successfully and joins Team Singularity. 
- 15 Rich joins Chris and the boys. 
- 16 Luminosity Gaming are promoted to ESL Pro League Season 9 thus leaving their MDL slot vacant. As such, the final spot will go to the fifth place Relegation team. 
- 17 RZU leaves Bad News Bears, and shinobi transitions into being the coach of the team. 
- 18 dazzLe and Relyks join Bad News Bears. 
- 19 Bibby replaces madcow as Zone Esports' coach. 
- 20 Powerzz steps down from Variance Gaming's starting lineup. 4pack joins in his place. 
- 21 riku replaces opportunity on slashLEVEL. 
- 22 Swahn and kaboose step down from Chris and the boys. 
- 23 Team Front acquire Thunder Logic's CS:GO team. 
- 24 kaboose and Swahn return to Chris and the boys. mcs replaces Spongey. 
- 25 LeX returns to Mythic replacing Laski on the starting lineup due to the latter's poor internet. 
- 26 dazzLe leaves Bad News Bears. 
- 27 Zone Esports' players part ways with the organization. 
- 28 Spongey joins Variance Gaming, replacing neska on the starting lineup. 
- 29 Slash is released from Team Front. Skelly joins as the team's coach. 
- 30 orbit and KARNAGE complete the roster of BLITZKRIEG. 
- 31 May 3rd - Spongey leaves Variance Gaming to replace FrostayK on The Quest. 
- 32 May 3rd - djay joins Team Front. 
- 33 May 4th - BASE is cut from Polar Ace Esports. 
- 34 May 4th - poised is cut from BLITZKRIEG. 
- 35 May 5th - Relyks leaves Bad News Bears. shinobi returns to the starting lineup. 
- 36 May 6th - FrostayK joins Polar Ace Esports. 
- 37 May 7th - SPAMMER and blitzz exit Variance Gaming. zNf and BASE join the team. Seaside resumes coaching the team. 
- 38 May 14th - tex is cut from Royal. wippie replaces him. 
- 39 May 15th - slashLEVEL is signed by Ascent Esports. 
- 40 May 15th - tyfoon is cut from MASSIVEimpact, while roca leaves and CONNOR93 steps down. 
- 41 May 15th - TenZ steps down from Bad News Bears. crashies and yay join the team. RZU joins a stand-in. 
- 42 May 16th - curry steps down from Team Front. 
- 43 May 17th - Party Astronauts part ways with SideStep and zeptic. 
- 44 May 17th - Relyks and dazzLe join MASSIVEimpact. MAiNLiNE joins as coach. 
- 45 May 18th - BASE and zNf step down from Variance Gaming. 
- 46 May 19th - wippie and Xeppaa leave Royal. Xeppaa and SPAMMER join Variance Gaming. 
- 47 May 19th - Bwills leaves Royal. 
- 48 May 19th - Seaside leaves Variance Gaming. 
- 49 May 21st - Jonji leaves The Quest to join MASSIVEimpact. MASIVEimpact rename to New Identity. 
- 50 May 21st - jet- replaces jmoh on Team Front. 
- 51 May 22nd - Snakes and Grim leave Spacestation Gaming to join The Quest. mCe transitions into being the team's coach. 
- 52 May 22nd - Bwills joins Team Front. 
- 53 May 22nd - Team Front release their CS:GO team. They will play as Ange's Big Toe. 
- 54 May 23rd - Drone and roca join Peeker's Advantage, the MDL slot previously belonging to Spacestation Gaming. 
- 55 May 23rd - Ange's Big Toe are re-signed by Thunder Logic. 
- 56 May 24th - aproto parts ways with ex-Zone Esports. 
- 57 May 25th - tex joins BLITZKRIEG. 
- 58 May 25th - n2g joins Royal. 
- 59 May 25th - ULTRA joins ex-Zone Esports. 
- 60 May 25th - The remainder of Spacestation Gaming's players contracts expire and they leave the organization. 
- 61 May 26th - HeartBreaker joins Ascent Esports as their coach. 
- 62 May 26th - motm and robby join Party Astronauts. 
- 63 May 27th - Royal renames to Team Prospects, as Minus and desi join to complete the roster. 
- 64 May 27th - TenZ joins ATK as a stand-in. 
- 65 May 28th - KmZ leaves Variance Gaming, while Powerzz returns to the starting lineup. 
- 66 May 28th - kaboose leaves Chris and the boys. 
- 67 May 31st - RZU replaces n2g on Team Prospects. 
- 68 May 31st - Rich and Swahn leave Chris and the boys. Swahn replaces agM on Polar Ace Esports. Chris and the boys forfeit the remainder of their matches  
- 69 June 2nd - Sonic is acquired by Team Envy. 
- 70 June 2nd - tyfoon replaces koga on ex-Zone Esports. 
- 71 June 4th - zNf replaces LeX on Mythic. 
- 72 June 4th - tweiss joins ex-Zone Esports as a stand-in. 
- 73 June 4th - aproto joins BLITZKRIEG. 
- 74 June 5th - desi leaves Team Prospects. hades takes his place on the starting lineup due to the team being out of roster additions of the season. 
- 75 June 8th - RZU leaves Team Prospects to join Bad News Bears as a stand-in. 
- 76 June 9th - nguyen replaces Skelly as Thunder Logic's coach. 
- 77 June 11th - Polar Ace Esports release their CS:GO team. They will play as Bushido Boyz. 
- 78 June 19th - Bad News Bears are signed by Riot Squad Esports. 
|6.||Bad News Bears||11-6||245-168||+77||33p|
|Proceed to Playoffs|
|Invited to Season 32|
|Sent to Relegation|
|Relegated to Advanced|
- Team One (2019-03-15). "A new name comes to compose the lineup of the Golden Boys...".
- Jeremy9000 (2019-03-22). "My team MASSIVEimpact ( @rocazor @tyfooncs @sebCSGO @CONNORRR93 @wrathk_k ) are looking for an org to call home".
- tolkienfanatic (2019-03-24). "welly and the Bandits leave Final Feature; make agM official". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2019-03-26). "Chris and the boys looking for a new home as iNTACT release team". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2019-03-28). "Infamous become Royal, lose real_bM". Dust2.us.
- Muenster (2019-03-28). "Officially joined Party Astronauts in MDL as their coach.".
- Mnmzzz (2019-03-28). "motm announces departure from Singularity". Dust2.us.
- Polar Ace Esports (2019-03-29). "It is our pleasure to announce the newest members to the Polar Ace #CSGO Fam!".
- RIKO (2019-03-29). "Excited to pick up my former teammate @texerino for this upcoming mdl season and qualifiers".
- zander (2019-04-04). "Need 5th for MDL s31+ Winners league s2".
- ATK (2019-04-04). "We are proud to announce that we’ve brought SA’s top CS:GO team back home!".
- [Inside Source]
- Mnmzzz (2019-04-07). "aproto gets in the Zone". Dust2.us.
- CarbonDogma (2019-04-09). "Shakezullah passes trial on Singularity; Chris and the boys get Rich". Dust2.us.
- Jaime Duque (2019-04-11). "Luminosity Gaming to Replace Rogue in ESL Pro League". ESL.
- Nohte (2019-04-13). "Bad News Bears look to dazzLe with Relyks". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2019-04-17). "dazzLe and Relyks officially join Bad News Bears". Dust2.us.
- Nohte (2019-04-18). "Zone add Bibby as coach". Dust2.us.
- Nohte (2019-04-18). "Trio of teams make changes ahead of ESEA Season 31". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2019-04-21). "slashLEVEL replace opportunity with riku". Dust2.us.
- Nohte (2019-04-21). "Swahn wades down from Chris and the boys". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2019-04-22). "Thunder Logic leap to Front". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2019-04-22). "Swahn and kaboose reunite with the boys; mcs in for Spongey". Dust2.us.
- Nohte (2019-04-23). "LeX returns to Mythic roster in place of Laski". Dust2.us.
- [Inside Source]
- tolkienfanatic (2019-04-26). "koga and co. exit the Zone". Dust2.us.
- Super_Dragon (2019-04-25). "Variance soak up Spongey". Dust2.us.
- Super_Dragon (2019-04-30). "Front sever ties with Slash, add skelly as coach". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2019-04-30). "BLITZKRIEG roll-out new roster". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2019-05-03). "Spongey joins The Quest in place of FrostayK". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2019-05-03). "djay called up to the Front lines". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2019-05-04). "BASE displaced from Polar Ace". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2019-05-05). "poised removed from BLITZKRIEG". Dust2.us.
- [Inside Source]
- tolkienfanatic (2019-05-06). "Arctic conditions increase as Polar Ace add FrostayK". Dust2.us.
- Nohte (2019-05-07). "Variance release SPAMMER; add zNf and BASE". Dust2.us.
- CarbonDogma (2019-05-15). "tex dethroned, wippie becomes a Tsar". Dust2.us.
- Ascent Esports (2019-05-15). "We're excited to officially announce our CS:GO roster.".
- Mnmzzz (2019-05-16). "MASSIVEimpact undergo a massive restructure". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2019-05-16). "TenZ leaves Bad News Bears". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2019-05-16). "curry steps down from Front". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2019-05-17). "Party Astronauts shake off SideStep and zeptic". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2019-05-17). "MASSIVEimpact begin roster overhaul with dazzLe and Relyks". Dust2.us.
- Nohte (2019-05-18). "Variance continues as BASE and zNf step down". Dust2.us.
- CarbonDogma (2019-05-19). "Variance bring back SPAMMER, add Xeppaa; Royal lose wippie". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2019-05-20). "Bwills the latest to leave Royal". Dust2.us.
- [Inside Source]
- Mnmzzz (2019-05-21). "Jonji gives MASSIVEimpact a New Identity". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2019-05-21). "Front lose jmoh; hope to take off with jet". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2019-05-22). "Snakes and Grim join The Quest". Dust2.us.
- CarbonDogma (2019-05-22). "Front complete roster with Bwills". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2019-05-22). "Ange and co. stub their toes on the way out of Front". Dust2.us.
- CarbonDogma (2019-05-23). "Spacestation return to Earth, add Drone and roca". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2019-05-23). "Ange's Big Toe regain footing with Thunder Logic". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2019-05-24). "aproto becomes an ex-ex-Zoner". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2019-05-25). "tex returns to BLITZKRIEG". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2019-05-26). "Royal partially refill court, ex-Zone add ULTRA, Ascent add HeartBreaker as coach". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2019-05-26). "Party Astronauts re-enlist robby and motm". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2018-05-27). "Royal revert to Prospects, add Minus and desi". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2019-05-25). "TenZ to stand-in for ATK in MDL". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2018-05-28). "More Variance as KmZ departs, Powerzz returns". Dust2.us.
- Nohte (2018-05-28). "kaboose is loose following departure from Chris and the boys". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2018-05-31). "Polar Ace replace agM with Swahn, RZU joins Prospects". Dust2.us.
- [Inside Source]
- "Welcome Sonic to Envy CS:GO!". Team Envy. 2019-06-02.
- Nohte (2019-06-02). "ex-Zone lose koga, sweep up tyfoon". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2019-06-04). "ex-Zone and BLITZKRIEG add insurance, Mythic without LeX again". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2018-06-05). "desi leaves Prospects". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2018-06-07). "Update: yay set to debut with Lazarus in first ESL One New York qualifier". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2018-06-09). "Thunder Logic strike with new coach". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2018-06-11). "Polar Ace head to colder climates after tepid season". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2019-06-19). "Bad News Bears join Riot Squad; to play with dapr". Dust2.us.