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October 10, 2008
Sky’s the limit, says legend TJ Walker

EAGLES icon TJ Walker has claimed the current crop of stars at Newcastle have the potential to be the greatest team ever assembled by the club. Speaking exclusively to the Chronicle, the legendary Walker, who captained the Eagles in their famous 2005-06 “Clean Swoop” season when they won every BBL trophy on offer, believes this…

October 7, 2008

The Newcastle Eagles have announced their entry into the Great Britain Wheelchair Basketball Association (GBWBA) superleague, with a fourteen-strong team comprising the region’s best wheelchair ballers – including ex-GB members, Lee Fawcett, Stewart Pimblett and Paul McGinty. The new team announcement came on Thursday 2nd October, when the Eagles hosted a launch event at the…

October 5, 2008
Eagles 98 Worthing 84

Newcastle Eagles got back to winning ways in the BBL Championship thanks to an 98-84 victory over Worthing Thunder on Saturday evening. Both sides traded baskets in the early going, but it was the home side who held a slender advantage after the first period 22-21. The second quarter saw the Eagles began to stamp…

September 27, 2008
Eagles Take Heat in Season Opener

Newcastle Eagles 86 (24,49,63) (Bridge 17, Defoe 16, Jackson 14) Guildford Heat 81 (23,45,61) (Metcalfe 22, Howell 20, Sandell 14) The top two sides in the BBL in recent seasons went head-to-head on the BBL Championship’s opening night as the Newcastle Eagles overcame the Guildford Heat 86-81 at the MetroRadio Arena, the sixth consecutive game…

September 25, 2008
Sullivan Signs

Newcastle Eagles are thrilled to announce the signature of Great Britain captain and former BBL Player Of The Year Andrew Sullivan on a two month deal. Sullivan makes an exciting return to Newcastle having left in the summer of 2006 for the ACB in Spain where he played for DKV Joventut Badalona, he then switched…

September 17, 2008
Eagles Launch for 2008-9!

The Eagles were present at the 2008-9 Annual Team Launch at the NewcastleGateshead Hilton hotel yesterday. Press and television were joined by a host of team sponsors and guests to greet the new team and hear Coach Flournoy’s thoughts on the new season’s campaign. The launch was also the first opportunity to take shots of…

September 15, 2008
Pre-season Double Triumph

The Newcastle Eagles continued their pre-season build-up with a good performance to overturn their Lithuanian opponents at Westgate Centre for Sport last night. Coach Fab Flournoy will be pleased with this work-out and result against a tough and solid European team that provided spirited resistance throughout the 40 minutes. The Eagles who had introduced point…

September 9, 2008
Eagles spread wings in search of new talent

Newcastle Eagles have underlined their commitment to developing the next generation of British basketball players with the signing of a number of talented young players. In addition to the likes of local youngsters Will Spragg and Aaron Nielsen, the club have, for the first time extended their net across Britain in a search for new…

September 8, 2008
Tyneside Trio To Take Off In Toon

Newcastle Eagles are thrilled to announce the return of talented trio Will Spragg, Aaron Nielsen and Sam Attah for the 2008/09 BBL season. The players all return after ending last season in fine style with an exceptional performance in the third/fourth place game at the BBL Play-Off Finals in Birmingham during May. Geordie boys Spragg…