Latest News
  1. Lose Weight To Win Tickets
  2. More UNILAD Sport Live Coverage Confirmed
  3. BBL All-Star Five – Week 8
  4. Great Dane’s Super Start
  5. 8-0 And Fab Wants More


November 21, 2017
More UNILAD Sport Live Coverage Confirmed

This summer the British Basketball League announced that, in addition to being able to watch every game with a LiveBasketball.TV subscription this season and 23 live fixtures on BBC Sport from December, fans will be able to enjoy a free live game each week on UNILAD Sport’s Facebook Page. Our Eagles are in a double-header away weekend at Bristol…

November 21, 2017
BBL All-Star Five – Week 8

The British Basketball League have just announced their pick of players from last week’s games and yet again our Eagles star. Two of our roster line-up in the BBL’s dream team this week and leading them out is Jaysean Paige, who becomes the first player so far this season to record four starting appearances. Following…

November 21, 2017
Great Dane’s Super Start

Zarko Jukic sets his sights on international glory this week after a dream start to life in a Newcastle Eagles vest. The dependable Dane already leads the BBL in blocked shots and is fourth in steals. And getting the jump on Jukic has proved beyond the majority of the flexible forward’s nonplussed rivals this season….

November 19, 2017
8-0 And Fab Wants More

Esh Group Eagles Newcastle marched on in The BBL Championship with their eight-straight victory on Friday night over DBL Sharks Sheffield whom many consider to be a major rival for the Championship, writes Jeff King. But, as always seems the case these days, their 100 – 93 victory was not achieved without fourth quarter thrills…

November 17, 2017
Report: Eagles vs DBL Sharks Sheffield

Forget the Williams sisters. Newcastle have netted the Williams brothers. And if a packed Sport Central only witnessed a brief glimpse of what brothers Kai and Jamal can do together as a doubles partnership then there’s no doubt the Eagles are suddenly stronger with two genuine BBL aces in their pack. Or so it seemed…

November 17, 2017
Preview: Eagles vs DBL Sharks Sheffield

An in-form Darius Defoe believes his Esh Group Eagles Newcastle have what it takes to keep The BBL League Leaders on their unbeaten Championship run against a tough DBL Sharks Sheffield tonight at Northumbria University Sport Central, writes Jeff King. Defoe who has been an inspirational figure for The Eagles this season so far, averaging…

November 15, 2017
Eagles Keep It In The Family

Esh Group Eagles Newcastle have taken the opportunity to strength their roster further and to address any potential issues in the future by signing 6’ 5” forward Jamal Williams. If the name’s familiar so will be the face as it’s none other than current Eagles player, Kai Williams’ brother who played alongside Kai for London…

November 14, 2017
BBL All-Star Five – Week 7

The BBL have released their dream-roster of the All-Star Five after last weekend’s performances and once again there’s a double showing from our Eagles with Jaysean Paige and Darius Defoe both starting. Paige has become only the second player in the BBL this season so far to book a third appearance. Here’s the full line-up…

November 12, 2017
Report: Eagles at Cheshire Phoenix

Esh Group Eagles Newcastle maintained their 100% BBL Championship record with a tough, hared earned road win at Cheshire last night writes Jeff King. Whilst it was a modicum of revenge for the cup defeat in Newcastle just over a week ago, more importantly it was another step forward for Fab Flournoy’s team. The undoubted…