The Dallas Fuel and the Boston Uprising announced a trade that will bring offtank player Lucas “NotE” Meissner to the Fuel and send offtank/flex player Richard “rCk” Kanerva to the Uprising. Both players will be eligible to compete with their new teams for the start of Stage 2 of the 2019 Overwatch League season.
NotE was a member of the Uprising’s inaugural Overwatch League roster, which was the first team to go undefeated in a stage. In addition to playing with the Uprising, NotE competed for Team Canada in the 2018 Overwatch Would Cup. rCk joined the Dallas Fuel in November 2018, after previously leading Team Gigantti to two top four finishes in Overwatch Contenders Europe.
The Dallas Fuel open Stage 2 of the 2019 Overwatch League season in a matchup with the Toronto Defiant on Saturday, April 13.
About the Dallas Fuel
Dallas Fuel is one of 12 franchises selected to compete in the inaugural season of the Overwatch League, where they reached the Stage 4 playoffs. The Dallas Fuel are owned and operated by Dallas-based esports organization Envy Gaming, Inc., one of the largest and most winning esports groups in the world. The internationally diverse Dallas Fuel roster consists of the best talent from around the globe, with players and coaches from nine different countries. The Dallas Fuel is the first team in Overwatch League history to host a home match in its home market, occurring April 27-28, 2019. For more information on the Dallas Fuel, follow the team on Twitter @DallasFuel.