Esh Group Eagles Newcastle v London Lions
Details: Friday 14 October, Sport Central, 7:30pm – BBL Championship
Summary: Two unbeaten sides go head-to-head in the league as the 4-0 Eagles host the 2-0 Lions. Fab Flournoy’s side have won 23 straight home games over the Lions with their last defeat coming in 2003.
Last season: Eagles 3-0 Lions
Joe Hart, Esh Group Eagles Newcastle guard – “Lions are a very talented team – this year might even be there most talented year in a while. They’re coming off a huge win, so obviously there playing really well at the moment.
“I’m expecting the game to be a battle, but for us I think we need to focus on what we are doing and take care of our game plan and assignments. When we do that as a unit we a really hard compete with.”