Helsinki – August 29th – Erik ”Eki” Tammenpää, reigning world champion in NHL19, leaves the Helsinki REDS organization to pursuit his career as full time professional gamer. Eki has signed a contract with Team Sampi and the transfer takes effect immediately.

– We are sorry to see Eki go, but we extend our utmost gratitude to Eki for his very succesful time with the REDS, said GM Christer Kasurinen.

– He always was a great ambassador for the REDS and the whole NHL game, a really classy young gentleman.

– Hopefully our paths meet again some day, but for now we wish Eki success and the best of luck in the future.