Golden State Warriors seek new territory in esports leagues

Golden Guardians and Warriors Gaming Squad Logos.
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The logos of the Golden State Warriors' two new esports teams, the Golden Guardians and the Warriors Gaming Squad.

The Golden State Warriors are a household name among Cal students and Bay Area residents alike. Having won two NBA championships in the past three years and now on the verge of a third, the Warriors have set the gold standard for basketball greatness. What most basketball fans don’t know,
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30 games in, Shanghai Dragons could end record-setting losing streak

Thirty is an intimidating number. It’s the number of days in September, April, June and November. It’s the minimum age for U.S. senators. Jack Weinberg was a student activist at UC Berkeley during the Free Speech Movement who coined the phrase “Don’t trust anyone over 30,” so it’s also the number delineating the generational gap between demographics.
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NRG Esports and SF Shock CEO Andy Miller (left) with Cal Esports President Kevin Ponn (right).

New esports community center set to open fall 2018

A decade ago, it would’ve been impossible to find a gaming facility on a college campus. Now, it’s just months away from happening at Cal. On Wednesday, the Division of Student Affairs, working with the Cal Esports Program, announced a one-of-a-kind partnership with NRG eSports and the San Francisco Shock
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