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  1. 2022-23 Season BBL Fixtures Announced
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  4. Steutel Steeled For Sunday Sell-Out
  5. Bald Eagles Representing Great Britain

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BBL
June 15, 2022
BBL Season Format Revamped for 2022-23

The British Basketball League (BBL) have revealed changes to the format of the 2022-23 season. Summer revamps have been made  to the Championship, Cup and Trophy ahead of the start of the new campaign. The new season will begin in September with BBL Championship action for a 28-week league competition. Adding even more value for our…

Arena
June 9, 2022
Job Advert: Casual Events and Hospitality Staff

Our Vertu Motors Arena is looking to recruit casual staff to work a broad range of events we host, from basketball games and boxing to conferences and weddings. We have a number of roles in food and beverage as well as some behind the scenes opportunities for new event crew members to work on setting-up and…

BBL
June 9, 2022
Prince Prepares To Roll Back The Years

Legendary ex-Eagle Charles Smith has paid tribute to former Newcastle team-mate Darius Defoe as two of the biggest names in BBL history prepare to join forces for the first time in six years. Smith stepped down from top-flight hoops in 2016 as the all-time leading scorer for the men in black. And club bosses duly…

Foundation
June 9, 2022
Coach Development Opportunity

The Eagles Community Foundation is looking to recruit coaches for our Newcastle Eagles Academy. We are looking for enthusiastic coaches who want to further their development as Head Coaches or Assistant Coaches within our junior national league programme. TO APPLY: Please complete the Eagles Community Foundation’s job application form and submit it to Ian MacLeod, Development…

BBL
June 8, 2022
BBL Launches Ambassadors Programme

The British Basketball League has today launched its Ambassadors Programme, which will see players and staff across the league promote the importance of a healthy, active lifestyle to thousands of school children in local communities across the UK. The project has been launched as part of the BBL’s ‘Inspires’ initiative, where key members of each…

Arena
June 4, 2022
Garbelotto Says Steutel Will Seize The Moment

Former Newcastle and Great Britain playcaller Tony Garbelotto insists Marc Steutel is ready to seize his BBL chance. The coach widely credited with laying the foundations for two decades of unrivalled Eagles success is predicting big things for the new man at the helm. And Garbelotto believes it was only a matter of time before…

BBL
May 31, 2022
Season Tickets Renewal Deadline Extended To End of June

As the cost of living continues to rise we don’t want our most loyal fans to miss out on the best discount by renewing their season tickets, so to help we have extended the deadline from today until the end of June. Renewing your BBL season ticket means you save the most so it’s better…

Arena
May 30, 2022
Turkish NBA Stars Set To Fly To Tyneside

Basketball fans have the chance to see four stars of the NBA on Tyneside when Turkey take on GB on Sunday 3 July at the Vertu Motors Arena in the FIBA Basketball World Cup Qualifiers. The Turkish Basketball Federation have announced their 25-man provisional roster which includes Alperen Sengun of the Houston Rockets, Cedi Osman with…

Foundation
May 27, 2022
Our Biggest Girls Only Clinic Yet For Her World Her Rules

On Thursday night our Eagles WBBL team and Academy coaches hosted our biggest girls only clinic yet with over 50 players taking to the Vertu Motors Arena court for the special Her World Her Rules event. In the UK the Her World Her Rules project, led by FIBA Europe in partnership with GB Basketball, aims…