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  1. Ex-Eagles Star Predicts Whyte Hot Atmosphere
  2. Seaburn Seal Sunderland Title
  3. Lasker On The BBL Battle
  4. BBL Announce Official Flooring Partners
  5. Report: Manchester Giants 81-97 Eagles

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Arena
January 23, 2020
Ex-Eagles Star Predicts Whyte Hot Atmosphere

International basketball star turned big screen hero Ian Whyte insists Newcastle is perfectly placed to host world class hoops. More than 1,000 tickets have already been sold for next month’s EuroBasket qualifier between Great Britain and Germany at the Eagles Community Arena. And Whyte, who won 80 caps for his country before starring in Star…

Foundation
January 22, 2020
Seaburn Seal Sunderland Title

A nailbiting final saw Seaburn Dene retain their Hoops 4 Health title as the top four schools in Sunderland took the Eagles Community Arena by storm. Twenty-four teams from seven primaries tipped off at Sunderland University the previous week in a bid to make this season’s semi-finals. And 2019 winners Seaburn Dene Primary were joined by…

BBL
January 22, 2020
Lasker On The BBL Battle

Perhaps the best news coming out of Newcastle Eagles’ win at Manchester on Sunday was not the victory but the fitness report on Drew Lasker. Lasker put in a fabulous performance on the road tagging 21 points, 14 rebounds and 5 assists. However, after a clash with teammate Darius Defoe he limped out of the game…

BBL
January 22, 2020
BBL Announce Official Flooring Partners

The British Basketball League (BBL) have today announced a partnership with Tarkett, a global flooring manufacturer with a specialist sports division, and DYNAMIK Sport, a leading UK supplier and installer of indoor sports flooring within the UK, including our Eagles Community Arena. 🔨 The stunning court floor has been laid by the team from @DYNAMIKsport at…

BBL
January 20, 2020
Report: Manchester Giants 81-97 Eagles

The Newcastle Eagles, as expected, got back on track in The BBL Championship with a road win at bottom of the league Manchester Giants last night. But whether Head Coach Ian MacLeod will be happy with his team’s efforts remains to be seen. The Eagles certainly struggled in the first half to shake off a gritty…

WBBL
January 20, 2020
Report: Eagles WBBL 61-63 Leicester Riders

Leicester Riders snapped Newcastle Eagles’ eight-game winning streak to join Sevenoaks Suns back on top of the WBBL. And Chris Bunten’s battling black and whites will rue a string of late missed chances as they slipped to a first league loss since October. Double doubles from Mante Kvederaviciute, Georgia Ohrdorf and Anja Fuchs-Robetin were not enough…

BBL
January 19, 2020
Preview: Eagles at Manchester Giants

The Newcastle Eagles head to the North West for this afternoon’s BBL Championship match-up at Manchester Giants after a bad night at the office on Friday night. The Eagles crashed to an 88 – 70 defeat at home against Cheshire Phoenix turning in a very poor performance. Head Coach Ian MacLeod pulled no punches in…

WBBL
January 19, 2020
Preview: Eagles WBBL vs Leicester Riders

Two-time league MVP Rahmon Fletcher has paid tribute to club mate Giulia Simioni after the Swiss star passed 300 WBBL assists. Fletcher and Simioni are two of the most consistent playmakers in British basketball – setting the standard in the men’s and women’s games. And one of the biggest names in the BBL insists it…

BBL
January 18, 2020
Report: Eagles 70-88 Cheshire Phoenix

Newcastle Eagles head to Manchester Giants tomorrow seeking another away day bounce following a heavy defeat at home. Cheshire Phoenix fully deserved their 88-70 win at the Eagles Community Arena on a night when the hosts never found top gear. And nothing less than a convincing win on the road against the Giants is required…