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BBL
November 23, 2020
2020-21 BBL Championship Fixtures Announced

The British Basketball League (BBL) today confirmed the fixtures and dates for the remainder of the 2020-21 season. Following the conclusion of the BBL Cup Quarter Finals, the BBL Championship, which returns to teams playing each other three times, will commence on Thursday 3 December, with a double header live on Sky Sports. This opening…

WBBL
November 23, 2020
Report: Eagles WBBL 78-68 Manchester Mystics

On February 16 a Giulia Simioni three-pointer set the seal on a comfortable win for Newcastle Eagles WBBL against London Lions in a one-sided championship clash. Who knew it would be another nine months until elite women’s basketball would return to Tyneside? During that time the very future of Newcastle’s WBBL team was in doubt…

WBBL
November 22, 2020
Preview: Eagles WBBL vs Manchester Mystics (WBBL Cup)

Newcastle Eagles WBBL will be boosted by the return of Euro stars Mante Kvederaviciute and Lisa Koop as elite women’s basketball returns to Tyneside tonight. The experienced internationals missed the club’s long-awaited comeback earlier this month as Chris Bunten’s side slipped to defeat in Nottingham. But the return of two of the WBBL’s biggest names…

WBBL
November 21, 2020
How To Watch Eagles WBBL vs Manchester Mystics

Tomorrow it’s our first home WBBL tip-off this season as we welcome the Manchester Mystics and virtual tickets are on sale now from the box office from just £2.99 per stream, reduced to £1.99 for our BBL season ticket holders. After purchasing your virtual ticket for the live stream go back to the game page…

BBL
November 21, 2020
Report: Eagles 79-99 London Lions (BBL Cup)

A 20-point defeat? It’s not all bad news. British basketball is £4m better off this week after the sport finally received its share of the government’s COVID-19 emergency fund. Clubs across the country are looking forward to a brighter financial future following months of fear and uncertainty. And Thursday’s confirmation of a much-needed cash injection,…

WBBL
November 20, 2020
Distilling Support For WBBL

As the first home tip-off for our Women’s British Basketball Team looms this weekend we are pleased to announce the support of North East based gin distillers, WL Distillery. Founder and managing director Scott Wilson-Laing’s passion for gin and helping others made taking up the opportunity to sponsor our WBBL team for the 2020-21 season an…

BBL
November 20, 2020
Preview: Eagles vs London Lions (BBL Cup)

The Newcastle Eagles go into tonight’s BBL Cup Group 3 game at the Eagles Community Arena confident that they can reign victorious over the London Lions and cement their place in the competition’s Quarter Final stage. That confidence comes from moving to a 3-1 Group record after Tuesday night’s 97-87 home win over Sheffield Sharks…

BBL
November 19, 2020
British Basketball To Receive Rescue Package

The Government has announced a rescue package of up to £4m for British basketball to address the impact of the absence of spectators because of COVID-19. Around £3m of it will go to the British Basketball League (BBL) and Women’s British Basketball League (WBBL), who have been hardest hit by the loss of its crowds at games,…

BBL
November 19, 2020
How To Watch Eagles vs Lions

It’s a huge BBL Cup game against London Lions this Friday night and virtual tickets are on sale now from the box office from just £4.99 per stream. After purchasing your virtual ticket for the live stream go back to the game page on Friday night. Coverage starts at 7:20pm with tip-off at 7:30pm. SEASON…