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Riders and Eagles pick up Friday night home wins

Leicester Riders and Esh Group Eagles Newcastle both picked up home wins in the BBL Championship on Friday night. The Eagles’ victory was the first at their new arena as they defeated Manchester Giants 93-85 behind 26 points from Victor Moses. Leicester overcame Cheshire Phoenix with Pierre Hampton scoring 20 points in a 76-69 success.

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08 Feb 2019: Eagles 93-85 Giants

Eagles earn first win at new home. BBL ChampionshipEsh Group Eagles Newcastle 93-85 Manchester Giants (17-22, 44-44, 71-62) Esh Group Eagles Newcastle claimed their first win at their new venue as they defeated Manchester Giants at the Eagles Community Arena. The Eagles avenged their Trophy loss against the Giants last month as they improve their league …

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03 Feb 2019: Giants 124-123 Wolves (2OT)

Giants outlast Wolves in classic BBL encounter BBL Championship Manchester Giants 124-123 Worcester Wolves (28-21, 54-51, 69-72, 99-99, 111-111) (After double overtime) Manchester Giants outlasted Worcester Wolves in a double overtime thriller. Danny Byrne’s side level their record at 9-9 to move back inside the top eight, while the Wolves were denied a second league win. …

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