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October 9, 2013
Eagles Welcome Birmingham Knights For The First Time

Esh Group Eagles Newcastle coach Fab Flournoy isn’t looking for big changes from his side following their first defeat – just hoping it is their day when they host Birmingham Knights on Friday. Eagles were beaten in overtime at Plymouth University Raiders last weekend for their first loss of the season. However, Flournoy sees no…

September 25, 2013
BBL 2013-14 Season Is Here!

Esh Group Eagles Newcastle will head into their season opener against Durham Wildcats in a better position than previous campaigns, according to coach Fab Flournoy. There have been big changes at Sport Central over the summer with former stars Drew Lasker and Paul Gause among a raft of new recruits. But the new-look Eagles have…

August 19, 2013
BBL TV Goes Live

As momentum builds towards the beginning of the new season the BBL have taken the exciting step of launching a new dedicated platform for British Basketball fans to enjoy full HD quality live games throughout the 2013/14 season. BBL TV will initially bring league pass holders access to 30 live games during the season using…

July 17, 2013
2013-14 Season Fixtures Announced!

With time ticking down until the start of another exciting and roller-coaster British Basketball League season, the BBL Championship fixtures have further heightened anticipation by throwing up some fascinating match-ups on opening weekend. BBL newcomers Birmingham Knights and head coach Paul Douglas face a baptism of fire when they step out for the first time,…

April 8, 2013
PLAY-OFF TIME – Eagles Start On The Road To Wembley This Friday

The 2012-13 regular season came to an end on Sunday at Leicester, both teams having already claimed their first and second spots in the league. The BBL Play-Offs now begin in earnest. The Championship trophy is still in Eagles cabinet and the holders have some big hurdles to overcome to make the Wembley Arena final…

June 19, 2012
BBL Announce New Teams For New Season

The BBL is delighted to announce that the Manchester Giants and East London Royals have joined their ranks ahead of the 2012/13 season. The Royals will be bringing top flight basketball back to the Capital and are owned by a group with in-depth experience of basketball throughout the UK, Europe and the USA. They will…

December 14, 2008
Eagles Back On Track With Win At Riders

Jelson Homes DMU Leicester Riders 81 (23,43,60) (Wierzbicki 19, Martin 11, Swanson 11) Newcastle Eagles 108 (22,51,77) (Stewart 20, Jackson 19, Moore 18) The Newcastle Eagles moved up to second in the BBL Championship table as they beat the Jelson Homes DMU Leicester Riders by 81-108 at the John Sandford Centre. The Eagles have won…

October 25, 2008
Eagles Sink to Revitalised Sharks

Newcastle Eagles missed out on the chance to go clear at the top of the BBL as they lost for the first time this season against the in-form Sheffield Sharks 81-86. The Sharks resurrected memories of their famed bomb squads of seasons past by hitting 10 of 19 three-pointers. Top scorers Chris Sanders (22-points) and…

October 19, 2008
Eagles Beat Raiders to go Joint Top

Airwaves Plymouth Raiders 73 (21,39,56) (Beasley 23, Martin 14, Moore 10) Newcastle Eagles 91 (22,47,71) (Moore 28, Defoe 16, Bridge 15) The Newcastle Eagles joined the Everton Tigers at the summit of the BBL Championship table after a 73-91 defeat of the Airwaves Plymouth Raiders; the win sent a message to the Tigers, who scraped…