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Newcastle Eagles

Newcastle Eagles is a British Basketball League team from Newcastle. They are the most successful team in the league's history, winning the league 5 times since 2005.

Newcastle Eagles' Darius Defoe

Darius Defoe's key role in completing Newcastle Eagles jigsaw

Darius Defoe's first job after rejoining Newcastle Eagles will be helping the new recruits to learn Fabulous Flournoy's philosophy

Charles Smith of Newcastle Eagles

Long-serving player Charles Smith returns to Newcastle Eagles

Newcastle Eagles' longest-serving player Charles Smith has rejoined for a 13th season with the club

Newcastle Eagles star Scott Martin

Scott Martin's return is reassuring for Fab Flournoy's Newcastle Eagles

Confirmation of Scott Martin's return to Newcastle Eagles means Fabulous Flournoy will have plenty of familiar faces to work with next season

Fab Flournoy and Dave Forrester talk tactics

Something old, something new for Newcastle Eagles next season

Newcastle Eagles will have some new faces at the back of the court next season, but assistant coach Dave Forrester insists the style will be unchanged

Dave Forrester

Newcastle Eagles hoping to have more signings on board by the end of the week

Dave Forrester admits Newcastle Eagles have gone smaller for their point guard than they normally would

Andy Thomson

Andy Thomson is back and on a trophy mission for Newcastle Eagles

Popular Mancunian forward Andy Thomson has returned to Newcastle Eagles after a stint in France

Malik Cooke in action for Newcastle Eagles

Malik Cooke set to leave Newcastle Eagles

Malik Cooke looks set to leave Newcastle Eagles but reinforcements are on the way for BBL champions

Former Newcastle Eagles forward Andy Thomson

Andy Thomson on Newcastle Eagles' radar again

Newcastle Eagles are looking to re-sign prolific forward Andy Thomson as his current deal with La Rochelle is due to end soon

Fabulous Flournoy is dejected at the final buzzer as his side lose out at the 2014 BBL playoff final between the Newcastle Eagles and Worcester Wolves

Newcastle Eagles 78 Worcester Wolves 90: Fab could quit after play-off heartache

Newcastle Eagles coach Fab Flournoy saw his dreams of lifting the play-off trophy dashed by Worcester Wolves reports Paul Nilsen

Newcastle Eagles' Paul Gause in action against Glasgow Rocks

Paul Gause reckons 'battle-ready' Eagles can finish season on a high

Newcastle Eagles point guard looking to finish the job against Worcester

Fabulous Flourney

Newcastle Eagles: Age is no barrier for Fab Flourney

He may have turned 40 this year, but is at the height of his powers as the Newcastle Eagles bid for play-off glory

Darius Defoe

Darius Defoe aiming for 'sweetest success' with Newcastle Eagles

As they Newcastle Eagles head into Sunday's Wembley play-off final against Worcester, Darius Defoe admits that it has been particularly satisfying to perform well this season

Fab Flournoy, player coach for Newcastle Eagles

Newcastle Eagles are built for the play-offs, warns Fab Flournoy

Newcastle Eagles head-coach Fab Flournoy says his team has been primed to peak on Sunday

Martin Scott in action for Newcastle Eagles

Newcastle Eagles 83 Leicester Riders 71: Eagles clinch Wembley place

A dramatic play-off win for Fab Flournoy's men see them clinch a place at Wembley in the BBL Play-off final reports Paul Nilsen

Paul Gause of the Newcastle Eagles

Newcastle Eagles are still fighting, says Ian MacLeod

Newcastle Eagles are still in with a Wembley final place as they face Leicester in the second leg

Newcastle Eagles' Paul Gause in action

Leicester Riders 90 Newcastle Eagles 79: Eagles have their wings clipped

Newcastle Eagles last night slipped to a disappointing loss putting their BBL Play-off final hopes in doubt. Paul Nilsen reports

Newcastle Eagles player coach Fab Flournoy

Fab Flournoy content to play off without a stand-out star

Fabulous Flournoy says the team is all ahead of Newcastle Eagles' play-off semi-final against Leicester Riders

Fab Flournoy, player coach for Newcastle Eagles

Fab Flournoy: Clash with Leicester Riders will be a titanic encounter

Leicester Riders are the opponents for Fab Flournoy's Newcastle Eagles in another big night at Sport Central

Darius Defoe in action

Darius Defoe the main man for Newcastle Eagles in win over Durham Wildcats

Newcastle Eagles through to semi-finals of the BBL Play-Offs after seeing off Durham Wildcats to book a place against Leicester Riders

Newcastle Eagles' player coach Fab Flournoy

Newcastle Eagles ready to make the jump to a new home in Elswick

The decision came as part of the renovation of Riverside Dene, and plans to design a £9 million arena in the area have been given the go ahead


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