A couple of days ago one of North America's most popular teams, Immortals, announced that they would be parting ways with their strategic coach, David "Hermes" Tu. The announcement comes at the tail end of a season that was far from the amazing standards which we've come to expect from Immortals in the past. Despite their acquisition of high profile talent like
Immortal's announcement on the matter made it sound as though the decision was an amicable one, and the full text can be viewed below.
"With the LoL Spring Split now concluded, Immortals has decided to part ways with David “Hermes” Tu, our strategic coach. We’d like to thank Hermes for everything he did while he was part of the team. Working with a team of five players who were brought together so recently, including a rookie and two imports, was no easy task, but Hermes handled it with tenacity and aplomb.
Thank you, Hermes, for your hard work and contributions, and we wish you nothing but the best heading forwards.
Immortals remains committed to building and maintaining a strong infrastructure. We’ve retained our other experienced competitive staff and we’re excited to announce a new addition to our Summer coaching staff in the coming days."
Who the new coach could be is still a mystery, but most commentators are expecting that the new coach will likely be