theScore esports Daily (April 4): Toronto Defiant's Stellar retires while im37 takes his place, mousesports sign Rejin as new CS:GO head coach

by Devin Jones Apr 4
Thumbnail image courtesy of Robert Paul / OWL Stage 1 playoffs / Activision Blizzard

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Toronto Defiant's Stellar retires from professional Overwatch

Effective immediately, Do-hyung "Stellar" Lee has retired from the Toronto Defiant Overwatch League team due to "personal reasons."

Announced via the Toronto Defiant Twitter account, Stellar's retirement comes shortly after Defiant were bounced from the OWL Stage 1 playoffs, losing 3-0 to the San Francisco Shock in the quarterfinals.

The Defiant announced on Thursday that Jin "im37" Hong will replace Stellar moving forward. Prior to being promoted to Defiant's starting roster, im37 played within the NA Contenders circuit.


mousesports sign Rejin as CS:GO head coach

Allan "Rejin" Petersen has signed on as mousesports' new CS:GO head coach, the organization announced Thursday.

Prior to coaching mousesports, Rejin played for SpeedGaming during Counter-Strike: Source before moving between three different teams during his time playing CS:GO.

Previously Rejin coached Tricked esports.

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