Cheshire Phoenix

Cheshire Phoenix is a professional basketball club based at the Northgate Arena in Chester. Members of the British Basketball League (BBL), the club was previously known as Cheshire Jets, Chester Jets and Ellesmere Port Jets.

Lester Prosper

Phoenix look to Prosper with Lester addition

Cheshire Phoenix: Club sign British Virgin Islander to replace departed Gareth Murray

Julius Hodge in action in the NBA against LA Lakers' Kobe Bryant

Phoenix bring in former NBA star Hodge

Cheshire Phoenix: Club officially announce capture of ex-Denver Nuggets and Milwaukee Bucks man Julius Hodge

John Coffino

Rocks win shows our character, says Coffino

Cheshire Phoenix: Head coach praises his depleted side for triumph north of the border

Demond Watt had 26 points and 17 rebounds against Glasgow Rocks

Nix rock in Glasgow as ex-NBA star makes debut

John Coffino's men claim 89-86 triumph while former Denver Nuggets and Milwaukee Bucks star Julius Hodge joins Nix roster

John Coffino believes his side will hit a run of form soon

Good times are just around the corner, says Coffino

Cheshire Phoenix: Head coach believes a winning run is on the cards for his side

Gareth Murray has left the Cheshire Phoenix

Murray departs Northgate Arena for France

Cheshire Phoenix: Club agree to release Great Britain star to join French club

Cheshire Phoenix v Newcastle Eagles - David Aliu

Gallery: Cheshire Phoenix v Newcastle Eagles

Pictures from the 88-81 BBL defeat at the Northgate Arena on Sunday night

Mike Di Nunno made his first appearance at the Northgate Arena for the Cheshire Phoenix against the Newcastle Eagles

Battling Nix suffer double defeat heartache

Cheshire Phoenix: Tough weekend ends with unlucky Nix suffering back-to-back defeats against league's top two sides.

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino

Nix add Di Nunno ahead of Riders clash

Cheshire Phoenix: Point guard joins to aid silverware tilt but Aleek Pauline departs

Devan Bailey in action for the Nix during Sunday's win over the Durham Wildcats in the BBL Cup

Bailey says Nix have the talent for tilt at silverware

Cheshire Phoenix: Great Britain ace believes the Nix are more than a match for anyone in the BBL

Action from Cheshire Phoenix v Durham Wildcats in the BBL Cup. Devan Bailey goes on the charge

Nix to face Sharks in BBL Cup quarter final

Cheshire Phoenix: Reward for win over Durham Wildcats is trip to Sheffield on October 31

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino

Coffino says the best is yet to come for Nix fans

Cheshire Phoenix: Coach says improving side are still only playing at 40% of their capability

Gallery: Cheshire Phoenix v Durham Wildcats

Cheshire Phoenix 88 Durham Wildcats 65

Demond Watt

Phoenix through in Cup as King helps to maul Wildcats

Cheshire Phoenix 88 Durham Wildcats 65

Cheshire Phoenix forward David Aliu

Phoenix ace Aliu has eyes on success

Cheshire Phoenix: Nix star believes club has what it takes to mount a challenge for silverware this season

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino

Coffino hoping momentum can carry Nix to Durham triumph

Cheshire Phoenix: Head coach wanting to use weekend triumph as a springboard to BBL Cup success

Cheshire Phoenix's Sasa Cuic played his part in a first BBL success under Coach Coffino

Phoenix claim first BBL win

Cheshire Phoenix bounce back from Friday night defeat at Worcester Wolves to claim home triumph over Leeds Force on Sunday.

Cheshire Phoenix forward David Aliu in action against Leicester Riders

Preview: Worcester Wolves v Cheshire Phoenix

Cheshire Phoenix: Coffino's men ready for action ahead of trip to Wolves and home clash against Leeds Force

Cheshire Phoenix's successful 'Hoops 4 Health' campaign has received a boost thanks to sponsorship from Chester-based firm MBNA

Phoenix schools campaign given boost by MBNA

Cheshire Phoenix: Hoops 4 Health initiative will be rolled out to more schools thanks to sponsorship deal

Cheshire Phoenix forward Demond Watt in action against Leicester Riders

Coffino wanting a response at Wolves

Cheshire Phoenix: Coach Coffino wanting his players to come out swinging for weekend double-header

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