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  1. Report: Manchester Giants 66-94 Eagles
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  3. Give The Gift of Eagles
  4. Ladies Fashion Show and Pop-Up Shop – Saturday 16 November
  5. It’s Going To Be A Giant Home Game
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BBL
November 11, 2019
Report: Manchester Giants 66-94 Eagles

Going into last night’s BBL Cup North Group match down in Manchester, the Newcastle Eagles knew they had already qualified for the quarter-final stage of the competition. That was courtesy of results elsewhere earlier in the weekend. So, the focus for Ian MacLeod’s men was to take a road victory to reverse their recent run…

BBL
November 9, 2019
Preview: Eagles at Manchester Giants

Ian MacLeod has urged his players to keep their minds on the job after admitting mental lapses have undermined Newcastle Eagles’ start to the season. Fabulous Flournoy’s successor leads his side into action against Manchester Giants following three defeats on the bounce. But interim head coach MacLeod has used a nine-day break from competitive action…

BBL
November 9, 2019
Give The Gift of Eagles

Treat the Eagles fan in your life to something special with a box office gift certificate or club shop gift card – both available to purchase and spend now. These can both be purchased starting at just £10! After making a purchase at either the box office or club shop any remaining balance can be…

Arena
November 9, 2019
Ladies Fashion Show and Pop-Up Shop – Saturday 16 November

We are proud to be supporting Harlands Accountants on their next event as part of their “a year to make a difference” campaign. Over the next year a number of events are taking place to raise funds for the charity DEBRA, who supports individuals and families across the UK affected by Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) –…

BBL
November 8, 2019
It’s Going To Be A Giant Home Game

On Friday 15 November 2019 it’s going to be a giant home game in the BBL Cup North Group for our Eagles as we welcome Manchester Giants. Every game and every point counts as we get into the closing stages of the cup and as we prepare to start the BBL Championship campaign next month….

BBL
November 7, 2019
Fletch Points Forward

After last weekend’s home loss to Leicester Riders, Newcastle Eagles Captain and point guard Rahmon Fletcher reflected on where it went wrong for his side and what they need to do going forward. The Eagles are still in prime position to qualify for the quarter-finals of The BBL Cup but after a third successive loss…

Arena
November 7, 2019
Our Biggest Expo Yet

Over 700 delegates visited our Eagles Community Arena today in the biggest Offshore Wind North East event yet and our biggest expo to date. Here’s a snapshot of how the venue was transformed for the full day conference and exhibition across the entire building: Utilising our state of the art in-house AV technology live video…

BBL
November 6, 2019
The Big Interview: Dave Forrester

For the latest in my series of The Big Interviews, I caught up with Newcastle’s very own legal Eagle, assistant head coach and Eagles Community Foundation trustee Dave Forrester to chat about his life as an Eagle and his thoughts on many things basketball and Newcastle related. As always Dave wasn’t backward at coming forwards…

Arena
November 5, 2019
ECA Hosts Northumbrian Water Group Leadership Event

Today Northumbrian Water Group hosted another great event at our Eagles Community Arena today and it looked so good, we just had to share it with you. Check out the photos from the hospitality rooms you might recognise as The Brian Manning Suite on BBL game nights, transformed into an exciting conference space, utilising five of…

Arena
November 9, 2019
Ladies Fashion Show and Pop-Up Shop – Saturday 16 November

We are proud to be supporting Harlands Accountants on their next event as part of their “a year to make a difference” campaign. Over the next year a number of events are taking place to raise funds for the charity DEBRA, who supports individuals and families across the UK affected by Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) –…

Arena
November 7, 2019
Our Biggest Expo Yet

Over 700 delegates visited our Eagles Community Arena today in the biggest Offshore Wind North East event yet and our biggest expo to date. Here’s a snapshot of how the venue was transformed for the full day conference and exhibition across the entire building: Utilising our state of the art in-house AV technology live video…

Arena
November 5, 2019
ECA Hosts Northumbrian Water Group Leadership Event

Today Northumbrian Water Group hosted another great event at our Eagles Community Arena today and it looked so good, we just had to share it with you. Check out the photos from the hospitality rooms you might recognise as The Brian Manning Suite on BBL game nights, transformed into an exciting conference space, utilising five of…

Arena
August 19, 2019
Introducing the Newcastle Eagles Box Office

We are pleased to introduce our brand new innovative ticketing platform for the coming season and beyond, the Newcastle Eagles Box Office. Fans will be able to securely purchase tickets for BBL and WBBL games, as well as other Eagles events, all in one place! In the new system discount vouchers, special offers and golden…

Arena
August 15, 2019
ECA To Host The World Transplant Games Basketball 3×3

The 2019 World Transplant Games are coming to the North East and our Eagles Community Arena is excited to be the host venue for basketball next week. Thousands of transplant athletes and their friends and family will descend on the region with participants from 59 countries across the world, including Azerbaijan, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mongolia and…

Arena
August 6, 2019
With A Little Help From Our Friends

As the return of BBL and WBBL action approaches, along with the new NBL and CVL seasons for our academy and junior club players, preparations are taking place both in and outside our Eagles Community Arena. Last month our Eagles Community Foundation, the charity who own and operate the ECA, appealed to Eagles basketball fans…

Arena
July 17, 2019
Green Fingered Eagles Needed

We have been in our new Eagles Community Arena home since the start of the year and as a venue owned and operated by our foundation, in keeping with its core values, we are very keen that the arena is both part of the local community and adds to it. As summer is now upon us…

Arena
June 21, 2019
Get Active At The ECA For Free This July

This July we have lots going on to keep you active at our Eagles Community Arena. In conjunction with Newcastle College, the Lawn Tennis Association and North East Dance, our Eagles Community Foundation are pleased to announce the following taster courses, which are all available free of charge across July 2019. Sessions are open to…

Arena
June 19, 2019
Free Water Refills

Today is National Refill Day and as the latest reports state that the average person in the UK will use 150 single use plastic bottles every year, if just one in ten was refilled once a week we’d have 340 million less bottles in circulation. So we are supporting the Refill campaign along with our…

BBL
November 11, 2019
Report: Manchester Giants 66-94 Eagles

Going into last night’s BBL Cup North Group match down in Manchester, the Newcastle Eagles knew they had already qualified for the quarter-final stage of the competition. That was courtesy of results elsewhere earlier in the weekend. So, the focus for Ian MacLeod’s men was to take a road victory to reverse their recent run…

BBL
November 9, 2019
Preview: Eagles at Manchester Giants

Ian MacLeod has urged his players to keep their minds on the job after admitting mental lapses have undermined Newcastle Eagles’ start to the season. Fabulous Flournoy’s successor leads his side into action against Manchester Giants following three defeats on the bounce. But interim head coach MacLeod has used a nine-day break from competitive action…

BBL
November 9, 2019
Give The Gift of Eagles

Treat the Eagles fan in your life to something special with a box office gift certificate or club shop gift card – both available to purchase and spend now. These can both be purchased starting at just £10! After making a purchase at either the box office or club shop any remaining balance can be…

BBL
November 8, 2019
It’s Going To Be A Giant Home Game

On Friday 15 November 2019 it’s going to be a giant home game in the BBL Cup North Group for our Eagles as we welcome Manchester Giants. Every game and every point counts as we get into the closing stages of the cup and as we prepare to start the BBL Championship campaign next month….

BBL
November 7, 2019
Fletch Points Forward

After last weekend’s home loss to Leicester Riders, Newcastle Eagles Captain and point guard Rahmon Fletcher reflected on where it went wrong for his side and what they need to do going forward. The Eagles are still in prime position to qualify for the quarter-finals of The BBL Cup but after a third successive loss…

BBL
November 6, 2019
The Big Interview: Dave Forrester

For the latest in my series of The Big Interviews, I caught up with Newcastle’s very own legal Eagle, assistant head coach and Eagles Community Foundation trustee Dave Forrester to chat about his life as an Eagle and his thoughts on many things basketball and Newcastle related. As always Dave wasn’t backward at coming forwards…

BBL
November 4, 2019
Our Big Man On Giant Games

The Newcastle Eagles still need to win their last two BBL Cup North Group games against Manchester Giants to ensure qualification for the competitions quarter-final stage. But, following their 69 – 76 home loss on Friday night against Leicester Riders their chances of a home tie at that stage are all but over. It was…

BBL
November 2, 2019
Report: Eagles 69-76 Leicester Riders

Newcastle Eagles were left to lament a poor third quarter performance as they blew a half-time lead against long-time rivals Leicester Riders in the BBL Cup Northern Group. Heading into the second half, Newcastle held a six point lead over Leicester. But unfortunately for coach Ian Macleod’s side, a bruising third quarter and costly turnovers…

BBL
November 1, 2019
Preview: Eagles vs Leicester Riders

Kai Williams is readying himself for a wide-open season of top-flight hoops after predicting a rollercoaster ride for players and fans alike. The BBL veteran is a keen student of the domestic game and believes the current campaign could be the most unpredictable yet. But Williams sought to reassure the Newcastle faithful that the Eagles…

Foundation
October 30, 2019
CITV’s Dare Master In An Eagles Challenge

If you were at our BBL game against Glasgow Rocks last month then you will have seen the CITV cameras filming a young guy on court during some of the breaks in play. This was for CITV’s Dare Master, a series of ten episodes presented in British Sign Language by Danny Murphy and sees the…

Foundation
October 23, 2019
CIPD Awards Raises Money For Our New Hardship Fund

An awards night the Eagles Community Arena raised more than £2,000 for our Eagles Community Foundation’s Hardship Fund. The purpose of this new ring-fenced fund is to get as many children as possible playing basketball across the North East to stay healthy, keep active, have fun, make friends and develop as young people. The 2019…

Foundation
October 15, 2019
The CVL Is In Full Swing

Our Central Venue League is up and running for the new season and is in full swing. Eagles Community Foundation staff have done a fantastic job in adding new clubs and teams to the various divisions. The “CVL” continues to grow and provide a fantastic opportunity for young basketballers in the North East to play…

BBL
September 19, 2019
Academy Star Sauveur Has Shown He’s Got What It Takes

Newcastle Eagles have made an eve of the season signing to complete their 2019-20 roster. They are delighted to give a place on the senior roster to 17-year-old Academy graduate Sauveur Kande who has really impressed in the Eagles preseason games and in training with the squad. A 6’4″ small forward, Kande only turned 17…

Arena
August 6, 2019
With A Little Help From Our Friends

As the return of BBL and WBBL action approaches, along with the new NBL and CVL seasons for our academy and junior club players, preparations are taking place both in and outside our Eagles Community Arena. Last month our Eagles Community Foundation, the charity who own and operate the ECA, appealed to Eagles basketball fans…

Foundation
July 29, 2019
Eagles Taking GB to Glory

Two Eagles have flown to to the FIBA Under-18 Men’s European Championships with our national team this summer and produced a stunning 87-85 overtime win against over reigning champions Serbia yesterday. Our Eagles Academy star Tosan Evbuomwan (pictured wearing jersey number 11) finished as the second-top-scorer of the clash, in part from his lay-up with…

Arena
July 17, 2019
Green Fingered Eagles Needed

We have been in our new Eagles Community Arena home since the start of the year and as a venue owned and operated by our foundation, in keeping with its core values, we are very keen that the arena is both part of the local community and adds to it. As summer is now upon us…

Foundation
July 8, 2019
The North East’s Contribution to GB Basketball’s Biggest Success

Former Team Northumbria coach Deirdre Tozer-Hayes has paid tribute to North East basketball’s most successful export after hailing Chantelle Handy’s immense contribution to Great Britain’s biggest success. The national team were beaten by Serbia in Sunday’s bronze medal play-off match. But Handy, from Consett, County Durham won her 127th GB cap as part of the…

BBL
July 1, 2019
Esh Group Make It Ten Years Supporting Your Eagles

Esh Group today renewed their sponsorship of Newcastle Eagles Basketball for a 10th consecutive year in a deal which also includes support of our Eagles Community Foundation. In January this year the group’s Esh Build division completed their transformation of a derelict parcel of land on Scotswood Road, in the West End of Newcastle, into our new purpose-built…

WBBL
November 2, 2019
Report: Durham Palatinates 53-78 Eagles WBBL

Unstoppable Georgia Ohrdorf played her way into next week’s WBBL All Star Five with an another eye-catching double double to destroy a shellshocked Durham Palatinates. The Maiden Castle club were blown away by the black and whites as a one-sided derby went the way of the rampant visitors. And Ohrdorf built on her burgeoning reputation…

WBBL
November 2, 2019
Preview: Eagles WBBL at Durham Palatinates

The first North East derby of the WBBL season can’t come soon enough for in-form Georgia Ohrdorf as Newcastle Eagles and Durham Palatinates battle it out for basketball’s regional bragging rights. Both clubs have set their sights on a top four finish as two rosters packed with talent look to upset the league’s big guns….

WBBL
October 29, 2019
Two Eagles In WBBL All-Stars This Week

Lisa Koop has picked-up a starting place in the All-Star Five and been crowned Player of the Week after her dominant performance helping our Eagles claim an important home win against Essex on Sunday. A huge valuation score of 36 in the stats having registered a spectacular 28 points and 15 boards – shooting almost 80%…

WBBL
October 27, 2019
Report: Eagles WBBL 90-80 Essex Rebels

Lisa Koop enjoyed a breakout game in the WBBL as the unstoppable German bagged 28 points and 15 rebounds to lead Newcastle Eagles to a first league win of the season. The veteran centre had threatened to rack up the big numbers earlier this month – only for foul trouble to limit her minutes. And…

WBBL
October 26, 2019
Preview: Eagles WBBL vs Essex Rebels

Chris Bunten insists his fast-improving roster would be wrong to underestimate Essex Rebels ahead of tomorrow’s winnable WBBL Championship clash. But the Newcastle coach is excited to see how his players react to last weekend’s battling defeat at the hands of all-conquering Sevenoaks Suns. Bunten is back on Tyneside following a flying visit to the…

WBBL
October 21, 2019
Report: Eagles WBBL 59-67 Sevenoaks Suns

Dynamic double doubles from Georgia Ohrdorf and Anja Fuchs-Robetin were not enough to save Newcastle Eagles from a 67-59 defeat to the all-conquering Sevenoaks Suns. But the reigning champions were forced to fight all the way for a 30th successive league win. And Newcastle will rue a nightmare start after finishing an eye-catching fixture with…

WBBL
October 19, 2019
Preview: Eagles WBBL vs Sevenoaks Suns

Confident Lisa Koop insists Newcastle Eagles can compete for silverware in the WBBL this season. And the towering German believes Chris Bunten’s side is capable of springing a huge upset in Sunday’s top-flight clash with reigning champions Sevenoaks Suns. The visitors arrive on Tyneside on the back of a titanic 29-game winning streak in the…

BBL
October 10, 2019
Four Eagles In Week Two All-Star Fives

After winning twice at the weekend our Eagles BBL team have two players in this week’s All-Star Five, as Rahmon Fletcher and Sade Aded-Hussein led them to BBL Cup victories on the road at Leicester Riders and Cheshire Phoenix. Plus on the same weekend an outstanding performance from our women’s team in their opening home…

WBBL
October 8, 2019
Mystical Draw For WBBL All-Star Eagles

Sunday’s sensational WBBL Cup first round win saw our Eagles take their place in last night’s draw for the quarter-finals. Outstanding performances against Cardiff on the weekend from Mante Kvederaviciute and Anja Fuchs-Robetin even earned the players starting spots in the league’s All-Star Five this week. Kvederaviciute’s performance valuation of 35 claimed her the title…

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