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Encyclopedia > Fabulous Flournoy

Fabulous Flournoy (born July 31, 1973 in New York City, New York, U.S.) is a player and the head coach for basketball team Newcastle Eagles, who compete in the British Basketball League. July 31 is the 212th day (213th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 153 days remaining. ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday. ... Nickname: Big Apple, City that never Sleeps, Gotham Location in the state of New York Coordinates: Country United States State New York Boroughs The Bronx Brooklyn Manhattan Queens Staten Island Settled 1613 Mayor Michael Bloomberg (R) Area    - City 1,214. ... Official language(s) None Capital Albany Largest city New York City Area  Ranked 27th  - Total 54,520 sq mi (141,205 km²)  - Width 285 miles (455 km)  - Length 330 miles (530 km)  - % water 13. ... Motto: (Out Of Many, One) (traditional) In God We Trust (1956 to date) Anthem: The Star-Spangled Banner Capital Washington D.C. Largest city New York City None at federal level (English de facto) Government Federal constitutional republic  - President George Walker Bush (R)  - Vice President Dick Cheney (R) Independence from... Sara Giauro shoots a three-point shot, FIBA Europe Cup for Women Finals 2005. ... The Springfield Honda Newcastle Eagles are a team in the British Basketball League. ... The British Basketball League is the top mens professional basketball league in the United Kingdom. ...


The 6ft3 Small forward/guard, noted for his tenacious defence and very high standards, attended Panola Junior College and was a student at NCAA Division 1 college McNeese State University, also the home college of NBA legend Joe Dumars, member of the USA Dream Team, player and now Vice President of the Detroit Pistons. LeBron James is one of the premier players listed at small forward. ... // The NCAA Mens Division I Basketball Championship is held each spring featuring 65 college basketball teams in the United States. ... McNeese State University, founded in 1939, is a university located in Lake Charles, Louisiana. ... The National Basketball Association of the United States and Canada, commonly known as the NBA, is the premier professional basketball league in North America. ... Joe Dumars (born May 24, 1963 in Shreveport, Louisiana) is the Detroit Pistons President of Basketball Operations and a former NBA basketball player. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ...


After finishing college in 1996, Flournoy signed for British Basketball League team, the Birmingham Bullets making his debut against the Greater London Leopards on September 15, 1996. In his first season alone he clocked up 780 minutes averaging 8.50 points-per-game and 7.00 rebounds-per-game. Although his minutes were marginally shaved the following season, Fab still featured in all of the Bullets' 36 games, while helping his team to runners-up sport in the Championship and success in the Play-offs, beating London Towers in the final. 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... The British Basketball League is the top mens professional basketball league in the United Kingdom. ... The Birmingham Bullets is a basketball team which plays in the British Basketball League, the top level mens basketball league in the United Kingdom. ... The Greater London Leopards, or just Leopards as they were more commonly known, was a British basketball team competing in the British Basketball League. ... September 15 is the 258th day of the year (259th in leap years). ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... The London Towers is a basketball team which plays in the British Basketball League. ...


The following two seasons, saw his apperances drop, featuring in only 23 games in the 1999-2000 season, although he still featured in the Play-off final against Manchester Giants where he posted 12 points in the Bullets' 65-74 loss. At the end of the season Flournoy signed for rival franchise Sheffield Sharks where he spent one year playing 34 games. With Flournoy's help, the Sharks won the BBL Northern Conference and again for Fab, finished as runners-up in the post-season Play-off's, this time losing out 75-84 to the Leicester Riders. The Manchester Giants were a team in the British Basketball League (BBL) from 1990 to 2001. ... The Sheffield Sharks (officially known as Westfield Sharks Sheffield after their sponsors) are a basketball club in Sheffield, England. ... DMU Leicester Riders are a British basketball team that play in the British Basketball League (BBL). ...


Flournoy moved again in 2001 when he signed for the Newcastle Eagles. After two mediocre seasons, Fab acheived two career high records in the 2003-04 season, where he played 1258 minutes with a 10.75 PPG average. This was also the season when his career took a different turn accepting the role of head coach of the Eagles, while still a player, leading the team to a 6th place finish and a Quarter-final Play-off exit with a 94-96 defeat to the Towers. This article is about the year 2001. ... The Springfield Honda Newcastle Eagles are a team in the British Basketball League. ... ... The London Towers is a basketball team which plays in the British Basketball League. ...


Not disheartened however, Flournoy returned the following year with a renewed sense of ambition and previous mid-tablers Newcastle took the British Basketball League by storm. Clocking up 1018 minutes, 6.92 PPG and 4.95 RPG in the 2004-05 season, Flournoy had a less than outstanding season on court, but off court he lead the Eagles victories in both the Play-offs and the BBL Trophy, while finishing as runners-up to the Chester Jets in the Championship, while Fab himslef picked up the BBL Coach of the Season award. ... The TCS Chester Jets are a British basketball team based in Chester. ...


The 2005-06 season would prove to be even more remarkable for Fab, averaging 8.80 PPG and picking up 1121 minutes of action while leading the Eagles to the "Clean Sweep" of victories in the BBL Cup, Trophy, Championship and Play-offs. The incredible season was capped off by wining the Bronze medal with the England national team at the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne. The 2005-06 BBL season was the 19th season of the British Basketball League, which ran from September 23, 2005, through to April 11, 2006. ... The England national basketball team is the basketball side that represents England in international competitions. ... The 2006 Commonwealth Games were held in Melbourne, Australia between March 15 and March 26. ... Melbournes Yarra River is a popular area for walking, jogging, cycling, rowing and for relaxing on the banks with a picnic Melbourne (pronounced ) is the second most populous city in Australia, with a metropolitan area population of approximately 3. ...


 
 

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