Golden Guardians (GG) is a professional esports team and the esports branch of the Golden State Warriors, one of the most prestigious NBA franchises.
They entered in the Smash scene by signing the then-recent GENESIS 7 Melee winner, Zain, on February 6th, 2020. On April 2nd, 2021, they announced that they had signed Toph, PPMD, and n0ne. In addition to this, they also announced that they would be donating $50,000 to grassroots tournament organizers within the Melee community.
They run the GG Melee channel on YouTube that boasts over 30,000 subscribers.
The following tournaments and projects have been supported by the Golden Guardians Grassroots Fund.
*Precedes the Grassroots Fund announcement.