Boston Uprising

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[e][h]Boston Uprising
Team Information
OWL City:
Location:
Region:
Manager:
HuK, Mineral, Seowulf
Coaches:
Ascoft, Lori
Colors:
              
Total Earnings:
$250,000
Championships:
0
Division titles:
0
Stage titles:
0
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players
5
History
Founded:
2017-07-12
Upcoming Matches
No upcoming games

Boston Uprising is the team representing Boston, Massachusetts, USA, in the Overwatch League. The Uprising compete in the Atlantic North Division.

The team is owned by Robert Kraft, chairman and CEO of the Kraft Group, owners of the New England Patriots of the National Football League, as well as Major League Soccer's New England Revolution.

Timeline[edit]

  • March 2nd - Munchkin leaves the team. [38]
  • March 3rd - Halo joins the team. [39]
  • March 9th - Axxiom takes a leave of absence from the team for a medical procedure. [40]
  • April 4th - Boston Uprising terminates the contract of Mouffin.[41]
  • April 14th - Swimmer leaves the team. [42]
  • April 25th - Assistant Coach iLka leaves the team for a hiatus from competitive Overwatch, citing burnout. [43]
  • May 11th - Punk joins the team. [44]
  • May 12th - brussen retires from competitive Overwatch. [45]
  • May 21st - mikeyy joins the team. [46]
  • September 23rd - Assistant Coach Mini and Analyst spackle leave the team. [47][48]
  • October 5th - Lori joins the team as their new Head Coach as Mineral transitions to a management position. [49][50]
  • October 8th - mikeyy and Halo leave the team. [51]

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Active Squad
# ID Name Role Join Date
New Zealand 17 Colourhex Kelsey Birse DPS 2018-10-30 [19]
United Kingdom 25 Fusions Cameron Bosworth Tank 2018-11-05 [20][24]
South Korea 13 Myunb0ng Sangmin Seo Support 2019-10-28 [32]
South Korea 1 Jerry Taehee Min DPS 2019-10-28 [33]
Australia 5 Punk Leyton Gilchrist Tank 2020-05-11 [44]

Inactive[edit]

Inactive Players
# ID Name Position Join Date Inactive Date
South Korea 10 Axxiom Minseob Park Tank 2018-10-30 [19] 2020-03-09 [40]

Former[edit]

Former Players
# ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
United States 24 Halo Kobe Hamand Support 2020-03-03 [39] 2020-10-08 [51]
United States 3 mikeyy Michael Konicki Tank 2020-05-21 [46] 2020-10-08 [51] Noble
Netherlands 19 brussen Thomas Brussen Tank 2019-11-22 [36] 2020-05-12 [45] Young and Beautiful
United States 20 Swimmer Gabriel Levy Support 2019-11-07 [34] 2020-04-14 [42]
Canada 7 Mouffin (Two-way) Walid Bassal Tank 2019-11-07 [34] 2020-04-04 [41]
South Korea 27 Munchkin Sangbeom Byun DPS 2019-11-21 [35] 2020-03-02 [38] Lucky Future
United States 22 blasé Jeffrey Tsang Flex 2018-10-22 [17] 2019-10-22 [31] Houston Outlaws
South Korea 7 Stellar Dohyung Lee DPS 2019-07-15 [27] 2019-10-21 [30] Talon Esports
South Korea 21 Persia Zion Yang Support 2019-04-02 [25] 2019-10-21 [30]
Retired
Finland 34 rCk Richard Kanerva Tank 2019-04-02 [26] 2019-10-21 [30] HSL Esports
Brazil 14 alemao Renan Moretto Support 2018-12-05 [22] 2019-10-21 [30]
South Korea 31 AimGod Minseok Kwon Support 2018-04-03 [9] 2019-10-21 [30] Washington Justice
Denmark 9 Kellex Kristian Keller Support 2017-10-26 [5] 2019-10-21 [30] Toronto Defiant
Canada 3 NotE Lucas Meissner Tank 2017-10-26 [5] 2019-04-02 [26] Dallas Fuel
South Korea 1 Gamsu Youngjin Noh Tank 2017-10-26 [5] 2019-02-12 [23] Shanghai Dragons
South Korea 7 Striker Namjoo Kwon DPS 2017-10-26 [5] 2018-12-03 [21] San Francisco Shock
South Korea 8 Neko Sehyeon Park Support 2017-11-07 [6] 2018-10-27 [18] Toronto Defiant
Russia 2 Mistakes Stanislav Danilov DPS 2017-10-26 [5] 2018-09-02 [13] Montreal Rebellion
South Korea 18 Kalios Wooyeol Shin Tank 2017-10-26 [5] 2018-08-31 [12] Skyfoxes
United States 13 Avast Connor Prince Support 2017-11-07 [6] 2018-08-31 [12] Team Envy (Content Creator)
Ethiopia 10 Snow Mikias Yohannes Support 2017-10-26 [5] 2018-08-31 [12] Skyfoxes
United States 28 DreamKazper Jonathan Sanchez DPS 2017-10-26 [5] 2018-04-09 [8]

Organization[edit]

Active[edit]

Organization
# ID Name Position Join Date
United States   Robert Kraft Robert Kraft Owner 2017-07-12 [1]
Canada   HuK Chris Loranger President of Gaming 2017-08-22 [2]
South Korea   Seowulf Myungjun Seo Team Manager 2018-06-21
Sweden   Mineral Vytis Lasaitis Manager 2019-09-04 [28][50]
South Korea   Lori Kim Seung-hyun Head Coach 2020-10-05 [49]
France   Ascoft Valentin Wulfman Assistant Coach 2019-12-09 [37]

Former[edit]

Former Organization
# ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Organization
United States   spackle Jake Connell Analyst 2018-10-19 [15] 2020-09-23 [48]
French Polynesia   Mini Rollon Hamelin Assistant/Player Coach 2017-10-26 [5] 2020-09-23 [47]
Greece   iLka Ilias Kaskanetas Assistant Coach 2019-10-04 [29] 2020-04-25 [43] Team Doge (Head Coach)
United States   Shake Jackson Kaplan Assistant Coach 2017-10-26 [5] 2019-10-04 [29] HU Storm (Assistant Coach)
Australia   Gunba Jordan Graham Assistant/Strategic Coach 2018-10-18 [14] 2019-10-04 [29] Los Angeles Valiant (Assistant Coach)
Canada   MrBleeple Mohid Asjid Analyst/Assistant Coach 2017-10-26 [5] 2018-10-19 [16]
South Korea   Crusty Dae-hee Park Head Coach 2017-10-26 [5] 2018-05-07 [11] San Francisco Shock (Head Coach)

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Results Prize
2020
2020-09-04 A99 - 11th A1Premier Overwatch League Overwatch League 2020 - North America Playoffs 1 : 3 $0
2020-08-23 C020th A1Premier Overwatch League Overwatch League - 2020 Regular Season 2/-/19 Grp. S. $0
2020-08-02 B313th A2Major Overwatch League Overwatch League 2020 - Countdown Cup 0 : 3 $0
2020-06-28 B313th A2Major Overwatch League Overwatch League 2020 - Summer Showdown 1 : 3 $0
2020-05-22 A99 - 12th A2Major Overwatch League Overwatch League 2020 - May Melee 2 : 3 $0
2019
2019-08-25 B919th A1Premier Overwatch League Overwatch League - 2019 Regular Season 8/20 Grp. S. $0
2019-03-24 A55 - 8th A2Major Overwatch League Overwatch League - 2019 Stage 1 Playoffs 0 : 3 $25,000
2018
2018-07-13 A55 - 6th A1Premier Overwatch League Overwatch League - Inaugural Season Playoffs 1 : 2 $50,000
2018-06-17 A33rd A1Premier Overwatch League Overwatch League - Inaugural Season 26/14 Grp. S. $150,000
2018-05-06 A22nd A2Major Overwatch League OWL - Inaugural Season Stage 3 Title Matches 0 : 3 $25,000
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Gallery[edit]

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Team Uniform[edit]

Additional Content[edit]

Articles[edit]

Interviews[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 OVERWATCH LEAGUE™ WELCOMES FIRST SEVEN TEAMS
  2. 2.0 2.1 Excited to welcome our President of Gaming, @LorangerChris!
  3. PRESENTING THE BOSTON UPRISING
  4. THE NEWEST PROFESSIONAL SPORTS TEAM IN BOSTON IS AN ESPORTS UPRISING
  5. 5.00 5.01 5.02 5.03 5.04 5.05 5.06 5.07 5.08 5.09 5.10 5.11 5.12 Boston Uprising (2017-10-26). "Meet the Uprising.".
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Boston Uprising (2017-11-07). "Welcome to the Uprising, Avast & Neko!".
  7. "DreamKazper Suspended". 2018-04-08.
  8. 8.0 8.1 "DreamKazper Released". 2018-04-09.
  9. 9.0 9.1 "Boston Uprising Sign Min-Seok “AimGod” Kwon". Boston Uprising. 2018-04-10.
  10. "Boston Uprising, Gillette® Announce Official Partnership". Boston Uprising. 2018-04-30.
  11. 11.0 11.1 "Boston Uprising Coaching Update". Boston Uprising. 2018-05-07.
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 12.3 "Boston Uprising roster update". Boston Uprising. 2018-08-31.
  13. 13.0 13.1 "Thank you Mr. Danilov for all your hard work.". Boston Uprising. 2018-09-02.
  14. 14.0 14.1 "Boston Uprising Coaching Update". Boston Uprising. 2018-10-18.
  15. 15.0 15.1 "Welcome and Happy Birthday to our new #BostonUp analyst @spackleow!". Boston Uprising. 2018-10-19.
  16. 16.0 16.1 "@MrBleeple_PhD will be continuing his education back in Canada.". Boston Uprising. 2018-10-19.
  17. 17.0 17.1 "blasé joins". Boston Uprising. 2018-10-22.
  18. 18.0 18.1 "Boom. Your first two Toronto Defiant players. #RiseTogether". Toronto Defiant. 2018-10-27.
  19. 19.0 19.1 19.2 "Boston Uprising Sign Two From Toronto Esports". Boston Uprising. 2018-10-30.
  20. 20.0 20.1 "Boston Uprising Sign Cameron "Fusions" Bosworth to Two-Way Contract". Boston Uprising. 2018-11-05.
  21. 21.0 21.1 "Chef @ShockCrusty is cooking something special for Season 2 of @OverwatchLeague...". San Francisco Shock. 2018-12-03.
  22. 22.0 22.1 "Bem vindo, @alemao182! We’re happy to have you as a part of #BostonUp.". Boston Uprising. 2018-12-05.
  23. 23.0 23.1 "We are thrilled to announce that Youngjin “Gamsu” Noh is joining the Shanghai Dragons.". Shanghai Dragons. 2019-02-12.
  24. 24.0 24.1 ".@Fusions has been called 🆙 to be a part of #BostonUp for the #OWL2019 season.". Boston Uprising. 2019-02-12.
  25. 25.0 25.1 "Let’s give a big #BostonUp welcome to @persia_ow!". Boston Uprising. 2019-04-02.
  26. 26.0 26.1 26.2 "Excited to announce that @rCk_ow has joined #BostonUp!". Boston Uprising. 2019-04-02.
  27. 27.0 27.1 "We're excited to add @dohyung6130 to #BostonUp. Welcome, Stellar!". Boston Uprising. 2019-07-15.
  28. 28.0 28.1 "🚨JUST ANNOUNCED!🚨 Please welcome head coach @Mineral_OW to #BostonUp!". Boston Uprising. 2019-09-04.
  29. 29.0 29.1 29.2 29.3 "In addition to new Head Coach Mineral, our coaching staff will look a little different in 2020.". Boston Uprising. 2019-10-04.
  30. 30.0 30.1 30.2 30.3 30.4 30.5 30.6 "Today we say goodbye to several members of the Uprising.". Boston Uprising. 2019-10-21.
  31. 31.0 31.1 "A new trail is ablaze for Blasé!". Houston Outlaws. 2019-10-22.
  32. 32.0 32.1 Boston Uprising (2019-10-28). "Please welcome our first roster addition of the offseason, @OMyunbong!".
  33. 33.0 33.1 "For our second announcement of the evening, say hello to @Jerry__ow!". Boston Uprising. 2019-10-28.
  34. 34.0 34.1 34.2 "It's graduation day! Please welcome @SwimmerOW and @TheMouffinMan to #BostonUp!". Boston Uprising. 2019-11-07.
  35. 35.0 35.1 "Enough teasing. Please welcome @MunchkinOW to #BostonUp!". Boston Uprising. 2019-11-21.
  36. 36.0 36.1 "Alright, let's not drag out the teases any longer.". Boston Uprising. 2019-11-22.
  37. 37.0 37.1 "Say hello to the newest #BostonUp assistant coach, @Ascoft_OW!". Boston Uprising. 2019-12-09.
  38. 38.0 38.1 "Today we say goodbye to @MunchkinOW.". Boston Uprising. 2020-03-02.
  39. 39.0 39.1 "Hello, Halo! Please welcome our newest support player, @HelloImHalo". Boston Uprising. 2020-03-03.
  40. 40.0 40.1 ".@AxxiomOW is taking a leave of absence from the team for a medical procedure. We wish him the best in his recovery.". Boston Uprising. 2020-03-09.
  41. 41.0 41.1 "The Boston Uprising has terminated the contract of Walid “Mouffin” Bassal.". Boston Uprising. 2020-04-04.
  42. 42.0 42.1 "We are mutually parting ways with @SwimmerOW as he steps back from competition.". Boston Uprising. 2020-04-14.
  43. 43.0 43.1 "Assistant coach @iLka_ow is taking a hiatus from competitive Overwatch coaching.". Boston Uprising. 2020-04-25.
  44. 44.0 44.1 "Young punk, get off my lawn ... and onto the team.". Boston Uprising. 2020-05-11.
  45. 45.0 45.1 "We thank @brussenn for his contributions this season and wish him the best as he retires from competitive Overwatch.". Boston Uprising. 2020-05-12.
  46. 46.0 46.1 Boston Uprising (2020-05-21). "The Uprising just caught some local New England talent. From Stonington, CT, please welcome @mikeyy_ow to #BostonUp!".
  47. 47.0 47.1 "The past 3 years with Boston have been a long roller coaster of emotions, but now it's time for me to move onto new adventures.". Mini. 2020-09-23.
  48. 48.0 48.1 "LFT Analyst/Coaching staff". spackle. 2020-09-23.
  49. 49.0 49.1 "Hot off a strong showing in Korean Contenders with WGS Phoenix, please welcome Lori (@tmddnr145) as our new head coach!". Boston Uprising. 2020-10-05.
  50. 50.0 50.1 Mineral (2020-10-05). "Welcome to the team @tmddnr145 ! Very excited to work with Lori as I transition to a management position with the @BostonUprising".
  51. 51.0 51.1 51.2 "As the Uprising continues to revamp for 2021, we are parting ways with @HelloImHalo & @mikeyy_ow. Both players joined the Uprising amid a turbulent season & we're thankful for their adaptability, resilience & hard work along the way. We wish them success in 2021 & beyond!". Boston Uprising. 2020-10-08.