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  1. Gorrell Gets Into WBBL Team of the Year
  2. Fletcher Makes Molten BBL Team of the Year
  3. Edwards Lands In Defensive Team of the Year
  4. Report: Leicester Riders 77-76 Eagles (BBL Play-Offs Semi-Finals 1st Leg)
  5. Flock of Eagles Fill Final All-Star Fives
April 5, 2008
Eagles defeat Tigers in overtime

Everton Tigers 90 (27,49,62) (Aliu 27, Midgley 20, Haslam 19) Newcastle Eagles 93 (21,45,58) (Stewart 27, Babalola 19, Dafoe 17) (After Overtime 86-86 at the end of regulation) Newcastle Eagles completed the first part of their bid to win the BBL Championship this weekend with a nail biting 93-90 overtime success over the Everton Tigers….

March 29, 2008
Eagles Are A Step Closer To Championship

Newcastle Eagles moved another step closer to securing the BBL Championship League title after an 82-68 victory over the Marshall MK Lions at the MetroRadio Arena on Friday evening. It was the Lions who started the stronger and took an early 14-20 lead midway through the opening period, but the Eagles came back into the…

March 26, 2008
Newcastle Just Can’t Handle the Heat

Guildford Heat 86 Newcastle Eagles 79 NEWCASTLE Eagles’ fabulous 12-game winning streak in the league came to an end in Guildford yesterday. Current champions Heat kept their hopes of retaining their title alive with a pulsating win in a game they couldn’t afford to lose, writes JEFF KING. It’s now three games and three losses…

March 22, 2008
All-Action Eagles Rip Into Raiders

NEWCASTLE Eagles took a giant step towards landing the BBL league championship after ripping Plymouth Raiders to shreds in a sensational 94- 78 win last night. It was a monumental performance by Fab Flournoy and his team as they humiliated the Raiders, not only delivering a killer blow to their title dreams but hammering down…

March 21, 2008
Flournoy Prepares for Crucial Weekend in BBL Championship Race

Newcastle Eagles’ coach Fabulous Flournoy is looking forward to a weekend of action which could go a long way towards deciding the destination of the BBL Championship title this season. Flournoy’s team host second-placed Kularoos Plymouth Raiders on Friday before travelling to third placed Guildford Heat two days later, and he knows the importance of…

March 3, 2008
Eagles Woe At BBL Trophy Final

The Guildford Heat have won the BBL Trophy for the first time by beating the Newcastle Eagles 86-79 at the Plymouth Pavilions. EJ Harrison scooped the MVP award after scoring 25 points, including 10 in the fourth quarter, as the Eagles were condemned to their second defeat in a major final this season. Harrison’s score…

February 22, 2008
I’m Not Scared of Eagles – Midgley

FORMER Newcastle Eagles star Richard Midgley will make his first return to the Metro Radio Arena tonight since his shock exit from Tyneside, but he is adamant there is no animosity. The Great Britain guard will come face to face with the franchise he deserted more than three months ago and, while some may be…

February 21, 2008
Eagles Cement Top Spot

NEWCASTLE Eagles kept their momentum going at the top of the BBL Championship with a clinical demolition of bottom-of-the-table Birmingham. Although this was a game Fab Flournoy’s men were expected to win, the message to the rest of the league is that the Eagles went about business in the right way. The game was played…

February 12, 2008
It’s Too Early for Title Talk : Bridge

‘CAPTAIN Cool’ Andrew Bridge today played down talk that the BBL league title is Newcastle’s for the taking after a near- perfect weekend for the Eagles. But the laid-back skipper did admit last night’s ruthless 82-112 demolition of Cheshire Jets was a return to Fab Flournoy’s famous total team basketball. ‘That was one of the…