Push The Point #7: Pray to Pappa Jeff

May 7th, 2019

Stage 2 playoffs are here! In Episode 7, Ramses and Lobosco cover the big outcomes from week 5’s matches. They talk about the notable upsets and surges from playoff hopefuls, and some big wins from low level teams. They cover the San Francisco Shock’s undefeated stage, and undefeated map record, and whether they can ride this momentum into the Stage 2 playoffs.

The hosts cover the Stage 2 playoffs, including bracket standings and potential upsets. They make their playoff match up predictions, and speculate on the eventual Stage 2 Playoff winners.

Next, they discuss recent rumors from Benchmob surrounding a potential academy team requirement for all OWL teams. They discuss the pro’s and cons of these possible changes, and their potential impact on both contenders and OWL.

Lastly, the hosts give some F’s in the Chat for the Houston Outlaws and their winless Stage 2. They cover the troubles surrounding their parent Optic, the recent Immortals bid, and Lobosco makes an impassioned plea for a Chicago OWL team.

Hosts

Julian is an Overwatch podcaster and host of Push the Point. He's an avid fan of Disney movies, Star Wars, and losing SR points. You can typically find him watching/playing Overwatch, or watching Jojo's Bizarre Adventure.

LoBosco is an esports broadcaster who has wandered his way over to podcasting. As if casting every chance he can wasn't enough, now he wants to talk about Overwatch League as much as he casts. You can hear him with Ramses on Push the Point.

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