Category Archives: Check the Data

Team Win Rates by Map Side

Use the embedded Excel sheet below to explore teams’ win rates by map side across the NA LCS, EU LCS, LCK, LPL, CBLoL, and TCL. The arrow icons on the bottom left navigate to the additional worksheets.

Note: Domestic play only. LMS not included due to missing data for week 1 and 2.

Teams with noticeably better blue side win rates:

  • Afreeca Freecs
  • CNB e-Sports Club
  • Counter Logic Gaming
  • G2 Esports
  • MVP
  • Newbee
  • Qiau Gu Reapers
  • Unicorns of Love

Homegrown junglers are taking over the NA LCS

Step aside, EU mids: there’s a new regional talent pool taking over.

Young North American junglers have been romping their way through the NA LCS so far this split. Contractz and Akaadian have had very impressive starts to their rookie campaigns, and sophomores Moon and Inori are really coming into their own. In fact, these four players hold the first four spots on the jungler KDA rankings, an impressive feat given they’ve been playing against veterans like Reignover, Lira, Chaser, and Svenskeren.

Here are the core stat lines of NA’s young jungle talent. (See the NA LCS player stats page for more.) Continue reading Homegrown junglers are taking over the NA LCS

Hai is still the king of early Barons

Oops, Hai did it again.

Through two weeks of the 2017 spring split, FlyQuest mid laner Hai “Hai” Lam has been up to his old Baron tricks. No matter the game situation, Hai has been finding ways to sneak away with game-changing early buffs.

FlyQuest are sitting second in their control of the game’s first Baron, and the Baron is being taken earlier in their games than for any other team.

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Early Baron control has been a hallmark of Hai’s shotcalling throughout his career. Continue reading Hai is still the king of early Barons