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Richard Midgley

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…

December 13, 2007
Why I Must Quit Eagles : Midgley

RICHARD MIDGLEY has admitted he is to blame for his shock exit from Newcastle Eagles, by Paul Nilsen, Evening Chronicle, – and has paid tribute to the club ahead of his proposed move to Everton. Speaking candidly about his roller-coaster time on Tyneside, the Great Britain guard was eager to deny claims the Eagles were…

December 13, 2007
Eagles Release Midgley

Newcastle Eagles have released Richard Midgley (pictured) after receiving an approach by Everton Tigers to sign the player. Midgley signed for the Eagles during the summer and Managing Director Paul Blake has explained the decision to release him. ‘It would be fair to say that a move to Everton is in the best interests of…

December 7, 2007
Midgley Reveals Secret of Success

Richard Midgley has revealed the secret behind his soaraway success story on Tyneside after blazing a glory trail in black this season. And the GB star insists his fitness and form is thanks to the French touch! Midgley has eased into cult hero TJ Walker’s shoes as the creative brain behind Newcastle’s recent 10-game winning…

October 14, 2007
Three Road Wins In a Row – Eagles beat Raiders

The Newcastle Eagles capped off the perfect week with a 76-69 victory over the Kularoos Plymouth Raiders at the Plymouth Pavilions on Sunday afternoon. After a tight opening first quarter where the scores were tied at 18-18, it was the Eagles who took the advantage in the second quarter with a 13-2 tear to open…

September 29, 2007
Midgley Scores 26 in Win Over Capital

Eagles 107 – London Capital 84 The Newcastle Eagles picked up their first win, whilst condemning the PAWS London Capital to their second consecutive defeat, with a 107-84 victory at the MetroRadio Arena on Friday night. GB star Richard Midgley led the victors with 26 points, supported by 17 from Lynard Stewart and 15 from…

August 9, 2007
Great Britain Has Been Waiting For Midgley

Newcastle Eagles’ new point guard, and Great Britain star, Richard Midgley, is a player that this country has been waiting for according to London United’s Head Coach, and GB Assistant Coach, Tony Garbelotto. Garbelotto has spent the last three weeks working with Midgley and his GB teammates, and took time out from their preparations for…

August 5, 2007
Eagles signal ambition with Midgley signing

Chris Finch is confident Newcastle have signed the BBL’s next big thing after Eagles officials completed a sensational deal to bring Great Britain international Richard Midgley to the North-East. Midgley, pictured right, last night became Fabulous Flournoy’s first summer signing having agreed to become TJ Walker’s replacement on Tyneside and the 24-year-old’s acquisition represents a…

August 5, 2007
Eagles Swoop For Great Britain Star

Newcastle Eagles have clinched the signature of Great Britain star Richard Midgley for the forthcoming 2007/08 BBL season. The point guard becomes the first name on the Eagles roster as player coach Fab Flournoy steps up his summer recruitment programme in a bid to add to the seven trophies he has guided the club to…