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Cheshire Phoenix

Cheshire Phoenix is a professional basketball club based at the 1,400 seater Cheshire Oaks Arena at Ellesmere Port Sports Village Members of the British Basketball League (BBL), the club was previously known as Cheshire Jets, Chester Jets and Ellesmere Port Jets and are currently coached by John Lavery.


Earl Brown in action for Cheshire Phoenix against Leicester Riders

Cheshire Phoenix downed by league leaders

Bumper crowd sees Nix lose out to Leicester Riders

New Cheshire Phoenix signing Raheem May-Thompson goes up for a two-pointer in the BBL Cup win over Manchester Giants

Cheshire Phoenix soar into next round of BBL Cup

Convincing road win in Manchester sends Nix into quarter-finals

Cheshire Phoenix overpower Leeds Force to rack up first win of season

Second-half surge sets up Nix road win in Yorkshire

Cheshire Phoenix forward Josh Fox in action against Newcastle Eagles

Cheshire Phoenix: Colin O’Reilly says Nix will come good in time

Head coach refusing to be downbeat after back-to-back losses

Cheshire Phoenix head coach Colin O'Reilly speaks to his team at Worcester Wolves

Cheshire Phoenix open up with back-to-back losses

Two tough tests end in defeat for the Nix as 2016-17 season tips off

Cheshire Phoenix made the BBL play-off semi final last season

Cheshire Phoenix would 'love to win a trophy this year' says GM James Brice

Nix get their BBL campaign under way against Worcester Wolves on Friday

American forward Josh Fox signs for Cheshire Phoenix

Fox arrives at the Nix following a successful college career at UC Davis

Cheshire Phoenix sign American forward Earl Brown

American arrives following successful season in Iceland

Cheshire Phoenix sign American guard Marcel Mosley

Mosley arrives following a season in Spain and becomes fourth new signing for Colin O'Reilly

Colin O'Reilly in his Cheshire Jets days

Cheshire Phoenix head coach Colin O'Reilly wants winning mentality

Nix chief wants club to forge an identity in the BBL

Kaj-Bjorn Sherman has signed for Cheshire Phoenix

Cheshire Phoenix snap up centre Kaj-Bjorn Sherman

New arrival holds a British passport and has experience of playing in Spain

Cheshire Phoenix general manager James Brice

Cheshire Phoenix: James Brice says club mean business this season

General manager delighted with recruitment so far following additions of Josh Wilcher and Jamell Anderson

Hundreds of swimmers will hit the water in Chester for the historic Dee Mile swimming race

Historic Dee Mile race will see swimmers make a splash this weekend

Organisers inviting members of the public to turn up and watch the action

New Cheshire Phoenix signing Jamell Anderson

Cheshire Phoenix land Jamell Anderson for new season

Forward and Great Britain international joins after successful spell with Leicester Riders

David Aliu has announced his retirement

Cheshire Phoenix: BBL legend David Aliu announces retirement

Phoenix skipper has decided to call time on his 12-year career in the professional game

Danny Huffor

Cheshire Phoenix: Blow as Danny Huffor signs for Worcester Wolves

Nix had been hopeful of keeping Huffor but he has signed with BBL rivals

A packed Cheshire Oaks Arena on Sunday night

Cheshire Phoenix: BBL fixtures for 2016/17 season released

New head coach Colin O'Reilly will start his tenure away at Worcester Wolves on September 23

Kinu Rochford in action for Cheshire Phoenix last season

Ex-Cheshire Phoenix ace Kinu Rochford joins French club

Rochford has signed with French Pro-B side Saint Chamond Basket

John Coffino

Former Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino out in China

Coffino is head coach of the Luoyang Stars and has been coaching a touring side

Colin O'Reilly in his Cheshire Jets days

Cheshire Phoenix appoint Colin O'Reilly as head coach

Former player takes over at Cheshire Oaks Arena after successful spell in Ireland


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