Golden Guardians is a franchised NA LCS organization, created by the Golden State Warriors. After placing 10th twice in their debut year, the team restructured and has gone on a stable climb to make playoffs 3 times since then. In December 2019, the team rebranded, removed the blue from their branding and changed their logo to the one we know today.
- January 10th - C Real joins as assistant coach. 
- February 2nd - C Locodoco leaves the team, C Akiri is promoted to head coach. 
- April 23rd - Golden Guardians announce their roster for NA LCS Summer. Hai leaves, Mickey joins from Team Liquid Academy. C Xpecial joins as assistant coach.
- August 6th - C Mango joins the team as an Interim Head Coach from the academy team. S Inero joins as a consultant and C Tyler leaves the coaching role.
- August 21st - C Real and C Xpecial leave the coaching staff team.
- September 10th - According to the League of Legends Esports League-Recognized Contract Database, C Mango leaves the team upon contract expiration.
- October 17th - M Danan joins as a general manager, and C Inero becomes the Head Coach.
- October 27th - Mickey leaves the team.
- November 29th - Hauntzer joins the team.
- November 29th - Olleh joins the team.
- December 6th - Froggen joins the team. Lourlo leaves to join Echo Fox Academy. Matt leaves to join Team Liquid Academy.
- December 18th - C Jimmy Harrison joins as a Two-Way Player Coach and M Jonathon joins as the Assistant General Manager.
- May 28th - C Jimmy Harrison becomes a Head Coach, moving C Inero to an Assistant Coach position, C Potluck joins as a Two Way player coach.
- July 17th - Deftly leaves to join Cloud9 Academy.
- November 20th - Closer and Goldenglue join the team.
- November 22nd - FBI and Keith are promoted from Golden Guardians Academy. Keith roleswaps to support. C Inero moves to Head Coach.
- December 2nd - Contractz leaves the team. 
- December 9th - Froggen leaves to join Dignitas.
- January 8th - Olleh leaves the team. 
- March 6th - huhi is promoted to the Golden Guardians main roster. Keith is moved to the academy team. 
- June 5th - Damonte joins from Dignitas Academy. Goldenglue is moved to the Golden Guardians Academy roster.  C Olleh rejoins GG as a positional coach. 
- June 24th - C Olleh leaves the team. 
- November 16th - Hauntzer and huhi leave the team upon contract expiration, Closer and FBI are transferred to 100 Thieves. 
- November 19th - Damonte leaves to join 100 Thieves. 
- November 23rd - Golden Guardians announce their roster for the 2021 spring split. Niles, Ic0nic, Ablazeolive, Stixxay and Newbie join the team. 
- November 24th - C Jimmy leaves the team. 
- December 22nd - A Bubbadub joins as analyst, C Swip3rR joins as two-way player coach. 
|ID||Name||Position||Join Date||Leave Date||New Team|
|Lourlo||Samson Jackson||Top||2017-12-14 ||2018-12-06 ||Echo Fox|
|Matt||Matthew Elento||Support||2017-12-14 ||2018-12-06 ||Team Liquid Academy|
|Mickey||Son Young-min (손영민)||Mid||2018-04-23 ||2018-10-27 ||APK Prince|
|Hai||Hai Lam||Mid||2017-12-14 ||2018-04-23 |
|ID||Name||Position||Join Date||Leave Date||New Team|
|Damonte||Tanner Damonte||Mid||2019-11-22 ||2020-11-19 ||100 Thieves|
|Hauntzer||Kevin Yarnell||Top||2018-11-29 ||2020-11-16 ||TSM Academy|
|Closer||Can Çelik||Jungle||2020-06-05 ||2020-11-16 ||100 Thieves|
|FBI||Victor Huang||Bot||2019-11-22 ||2020-11-16 ||100 Thieves|
|huhi||Choi Jae-hyun (최재현)||Support||2020-03-06 ||2020-11-16 ||100 Thieves|
|Goldenglue||Greyson Gilmer||Mid||2019-11-20 ||2020-06-05 ||Golden Guardians Academy|
|Keith||Yuri Jew||Support||2020-05-29 ||2020-03-06 ||Golden Guardians Academy|
|Olleh||Kim Joo-sung (김주성)||Support||2018-11-30 ||2020-01-08 ||Dignitas Academy|
|Hunter Leigh||Head of Esports||2017-11-20|
|Spellsy||Daniel Biery||Director of Operations||2018-01-13|
|Danan||Danan Flander||General Manager||2018-10-17 |
|Jonathon||Jonathon McDaniel||Assistant General Manager||2018-12-18 |
|Inero||Nick Smith||Head Coach||2018-08-06 |
|Swip3rR||Brandon Holland||Two-Way Player Coach||2020-12-22 |
|Bubbadub||Royce Newcomb||Analyst||2020-12-22 |
|ID||Name||Position||Join Date||Leave Date||New Organization|
|Jimmy||Jimmy Harrison||Player Performance Coach||2018-12-18 ||2020-11-24 ||Dignitas|
|Olleh||Kim Joo-sung||Positional Coach||2020-06-05 ||2020-06-24 |
|Potluck||Nicholas James Joseph Pollock||Two-Way Player Coach||2019-05-28 ||2020-01-01||Immortals Academy|
|Mango||Daniel Morissette||Interim Head Coach||2018-08-06 ||2018-09-10||Golden Guardians Academy|
|Real||Sam Joy||Assistant Coach||2018-01-10 ||2018-08-21 |
|Xpecial||Alex Chu (朱啓恩)||Assistant Coach||2018-04-23 ||2018-08-21 ||Harrisburg University|
|Tyler||Tyler Perron||Head Coach||2017-12-14 ||2018-08-06 ||Echo Fox|
|Locodoco||Choi Yoon-seop (최윤섭)||Head Coach||2017-12-14 ||2018-02-02|
|2021-03-14||10th||Premier||LCS Spring 2021||3/-/15||Grp. S.||$0|
|2021-01-24||5 - 8th||Major||LCS Lock-In 2021||0 : 2||$0|
|2020-08-23||5 - 6th||Premier||LCS Summer 2020||2 : 3||$0|
|2020-04-07||5 - 6th||Premier||LCS Spring 2020||0 : 3||$0|
|2019-08-04||7th||Premier||LCS Summer 2019||8/-/10||Grp. S.||$0|
|2019-03-30||5 - 6th||Premier||LCS Spring 2019||2 : 3||$0|
|2018-08-19||10th||Premier||NA LCS Summer 2018||5/-/13||Grp. S.||$0|
|2018-03-19||10th||Premier||NA LCS Spring 2018||4/-/14||Grp. S.||$0|
|About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament|
|2021-06-13||20:00 UTC||Premier||LCS Summer 2021 - Week 2||1 : 0||FLY|
|2021-06-12||21:00 UTC||Premier||LCS Summer 2021 - Week 2||0 : 1||100|
|2021-06-12||01:00 UTC||Premier||LCS Summer 2021 - Week 2||0 : 1||CLG|
|2021-06-06||23:00 UTC||Premier||LCS Summer 2021 - Week 1||0 : 1||TSM|
|2021-06-06||01:00 UTC||Premier||LCS Summer 2021 - Week 1||0 : 1||IMT|
|Complete list of matches in any tournament|
Original Golden Guardians logo prior to December 2019
- "A NEW ERA BEGINS" (in English). LoL Esports. 2017-11-20.
- Golden Guardians (2017-12-13). "Golden Guardians Announce North American League of Legends Championship Series Roster" (in English). Golden State Warriors.
- Real (2018-01-10). "Real joins" (in English).
- Golden Guardians (2018-02-02). "Locodoco leaves" (in English).
- Golden Guardians (2018-04-23). "Golden Guardians Announce 2018 Summer Split Roster" (in English).
- Golden Guardians (2018-08-06). "To ensure we are at our best as we fight for playoffs" (in English).
- Real (2018-08-21). "Parted ways with Golden Guardians and now officially a free agent." (in ).
- Xpecial (2018-08-21). "I have been released from the Golden Guardians as an assistant coach." (in English).
- Golden Guardians (2018-10-17). "GGS Name Danan Flander Team's First-Ever General Manager and Nick “Inero” Smith to Coach Golden Guardians in Team’s Second Season of Competition" (in English).
- Mickey (2018-10-27). "My current Status is FA and i am looking for the team." (in English).
- Golden Guardians (2018-11-29). "We're excited to welcome @lolHauntzer to the Golden Guardians! #GGSWIN" (in English).
- Golden Guardians (2018-11-30). "Because we're welcoming Olleh to the Golden Guardians!" (in English).
- Golden Guardians (2018-12-06). "This is your Golden Guardians 2019 #NALCS roster!!! #GGSWIN" (in English).
- Golden Guardians (2018-12-18). "Today we are parting ways" (in English).
- Golden Guardians (2019-05-28). "Golden Guardians Announce Academy Team Roster for 2019 Summer Split" (in English).
- "LE TOUCAN HAS... Departed 😭" (in English). Cloud9. 2019-07-17.
- Golden Guardians (2019-09-20). "An overseas champion comes to the LCS. Welcome TCL MVP @closerlol1 to the Golden Guardians!" (in English).
- Golden Guardians (2019-09-21). "It’s time for @goldenglue to prove himself on the LCS stage. Welcome to the Golden Guardians." (in English).
- Golden Guardians (2019-09-22). "Golden Role Swap Roster Announcement Golden Age" (in English).
- 100 Thieves (2019-12-02). "Welcome @Contractz & @Breezyyylol to our LoL Academy team!".
- Dignitas (2019-12-09). "Welcome the legendary @Froggen to DIG 2020!" (in English).
- Golden Guardians (2020-01-08). "Farewell to the goodest boy." (in English).
- Golden Guardians (2020-03-06). "The coaching staff has determined that we’re making adjustments to the LCS lineup to improve the team’s communication." (in English).
- Golden Guardians (2020-06-05). "To strengthen our LCS team in the Mid lane, we are excited to announce that former Worlds competitor, @Damonte will be joining the Golden Guardians as our starting LCS Mid for the 2020 Summer Split!" (in English).
- Golden Guardians (2020-06-05). "Golden Guardians Announce League of LCS Roster for 2020 Summer Split" (in English).
- Golden Guardians (2020-06-05). "We're thrilled to welcome back @Olleh!" (in English).
- Olleh (2020-06-24). "I decide to go back to Korea. I got everything I wanted in USA. Thank you for everything." (in English).
- Hauntzer (2020-11-16). "Hey guys, I'm offically becoming a free agent tomorrow." (in English).
- Golden Guardians (2020-11-16). "Thank You" (in English).
- 100 Thieves (2020-11-19). "Welcome @Damonte to 100 Thieves as our starting mid-laner for the 2021 LCS season!" (in English).
- Golden Guardians (2020-11-23). "We're hoping to set the standard for what a reset and what a developmental team looks like" (in ).
- Golden Guardians (2020-11-24). "We would like to thank our Player Performance Coach @jimmyharrison" (in ).
- Golden Guardians (2020-12-22). "Announcing our entire 2021 competitive staff to support our LCS and Academy teams #GGWIN" (in ).
- Golden Guardians (2021-05-16). "Your Summer 2021 GG Starting LCS Roster." (in English). Twitter.