Latest News
  1. Preview: Eagles vs London Lions
  2. BBL and WBBL Game Day Information and Spectators Code of Conduct
  3. Photos: GB vs Greece FIBA World Cup Qualifier
  4. Here Come The Girls
  5. Eagles Beat Traffic…And The Hatters

News

Arena
November 14, 2021
GB Head Coach Hopes For Packed House

There has never been a better time to get behind British basketball and help fire the resurgent men’s national team towards World Cup glory. That’s the verdict of acting GB head coach Marc Steutel ahead of this month’s eye-catching qualifier against European powerhouse Greece at the city’s Vertu Motors Arena. GB tackle a Greek side…

BBL
November 11, 2021
Eagles Fly High Into All Star Five

It’s a very special week of BBL and WBBL All-Star Fives as both our men and women’s teams land places after a perfect weekend of wins. Corey Johnson leads the BBL team into the league’s pick of the players after shooting a 67% from beyond the arc with a performance over Friday and Sunday secured him a…

Foundation
November 10, 2021
Foundation Pays Tribute at Passing of Trustee Malcolm Dix

Everyone at the Eagles and Vertu Motors Arena is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Malcolm Dix today, aged 79. Malcolm had been a trustee of the Eagles Community Foundation since 2006, playing a huge part in its development which will remain an immeasurable legacy for his commitment and contribution. Beyond the foundation…

November 10, 2021
Your Child’s Chance To Dance at Our December Game vs Phoenix

On Saturday 18 December we will be hosting a pop-up cheerleading session for children ages 4 and over who want to perform at our BBL game of the season on Tuesday 28 December vs Cheshire Phoenix. SATURDAY 18 DECEMBER 10AM – 2PM £20 PER CHILD / £35 FOR TWO SIBLINGS Dancers will have the chance to practice…

BBL
November 9, 2021
Eagles To Host Lions In 2022 BBL Trophy First Round

Our Eagles’ opposition for the first round of the 2022 BBL Trophy will be the London Lions on Friday 14 January. In a live broadcast on the league’s Facebook Page this evening draw-master Daniel Routledge was joined by Leicester Riders’ Geno Crandell and Sheffield Sharks’ Mike Tuck to decide the teams who would face in…

Arena
November 9, 2021
Newcastle United Captain Backs Hometown Eagles

Newcastle United skipper Jamaal Lascelles has hailed city neighbours the Eagles as the benchmark for success after the former baller opened up about his longstanding love affair with basketball. The Magpies’ star is the son of former Derby favourite Tim Lascelles while brother Rema has played professional hoops all over the world. And Jamaal and…

Foundation
November 9, 2021
Academy Teams Pile on the Points

Newcastle Eagles Academy Under 14 Boys celebrated their first homecourt clash of the season in style with a convincing win against City Of Leeds BC Gold. Chloe Gaynor’s side led from tip to buzzer as they closed in on a famous century of points. And although the hosts fell just short of the 100-point mark,…

BBL
November 8, 2021
BBL and WBBL 2021-22 Players Kit Sponsorship Now Available

Grab a piece of history and sponsor your favourite Eagles BBL or WBBL player’s kit this season! Kit sponsors get their name on the player’s page of our website, either in our BBL game day programmes or on the WBBL team sheets and then the sponsored item at the end of the season. Check the sponsorship…

BBL
November 8, 2021
Report: Plymouth City Patriots 74-99 Eagles

The Newcastle Eagles made it a double winning weekend with a very solid all-round performance down in Plymouth yesterday afternoon. It was an expected win but not one Head Coach Ian MacLeod’s men took lightly as they turned in a professional performance. Five Eagles in double figures and three adding double figure rebounds as well…