“Boston has long had a reputation for challenging the status quo. It’s in this spirit that we are proud to announce the Boston Uprising, a name which evokes resilience and determination”
Boston Uprising were one of the first teams to be announced for The Overwatch League. Owned by Robert Kraft, the CEO of manufacturing giants, Kraft, the team will represent Boston in the coming season.
They play in the Atlantic Division in a blue, black and yellow kit. Their eclectic group of players features talent from South Korea, North America and Europe.
Owner – Robert Kraft
American business tycoon, Robert Kraft is the owner of the Boston Uprising. He is also CEO of Kraft Group as well as principal owner of the New England Patriots and the New England Revolution.
President of Gaming – HuK
Chris “HuK” Loranger is a former professional Starcraft 2 player and current President of Gaming of the Boston Uprising.
Head Coach – Crusty
Dae-Heeis “Crusty” Park is the side’s Head Coach and the former coach of Korean side, RX Foxes.
Assistant Coach – Shake
Jackson “Shake” Kaplan is a professional player in his own right but serves as a coach for the Boston Uprising.
Assistant Coach – Mini
Rollon “Mini” Hamelin is a a French Polynesian player from Tahiti who is an Assistant Coach with the Uprising.
Analyst – MyBleeple
Mohid “MyBleeple” Asjid is the side’s analyst.