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.

Adrien Sturt in action for London Lions against Cheshire Phoenix in 2013

Two sign in for Cheshire Phoenix

Nix add Adrien Sturt and Simeon Naydenov to their squad in wake of Devan Bailey departure

Funeral of Chester FC fan Mickey Clifford to be held in Newtown

Hundreds of mourners expected to celebrate the life of the football supporter and Cheshire Phoenix volunteer

Devan Bailey

Bailey requests Phoenix release

Cheshire Phoenix guard and last season's MVP Devan Bailey requests release from club due to lack of on-court minutes

Demond Watt

Phoenix walk tall to see off Giants

Manchester Giants 82 Cheshire Phoenix 99: Watt impresses as Nix establish their place in top four

Cheshire Phoenix Basketball Team support White Ribbon Day

Chester Women’s Aid join team to raise awareness from domestic violence

Tributes paid to Chester sporting legend Mickey Clifford

Much-loved figure was leading light at Chester football and Cheshire Phoenix basketball clubs

New Cheshire Phoenix signing Paul Sturgess during a Harlem Globetrotters show

World's tallest basketball player signs Nix deal

Cheshire Phoenix capture 7ft 8ins Englisman and former Harlem Globetrotter Paul Sturgess

Julius Hodge in action for Cheshire Phoenix against Plymouth Raiders

Gallery: Cheshire Phoenix v Plymouth Raiders

Action from Sunday's thrilling 104-98 win for the Nix at the Northgate Arena in the BBL

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino

Fan support means so much to us, says Coffino

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino praises fans for their role in third straight win for his side

Mike Di Nunno hit 25 points against Plymouth Raiders

Double triumph seals perfect weekend for Phoenix

Nix shoot down Bristol Flyers on Saturday night and see off Plymouth Raiders on Sunday

Taylor King (left) congratulates Devan Bailey after Sunday's win

'Amazing' Phoenix fans helped us through, says Bailey

Nix star Devan Bailey praises the support of fans and their role in Sunday's win over Durham Wildcats

Julius Hodge in possession

Gallery: Cheshire Phoenix v Durham Wildcats

Images from Sunday night's thrilling 83-79 win at the Northgate Arena

Taylor King congratulates Devan Bailey after his game-winning clutch play

Bailey the hero as Nix tame Wildcats at Northgate

Cheshire Phoenix 83-79 Durham Wildcats: Coffino's men secure fourth win of the BBL season

Cheshire Phoenix ace Demond Watt

Watt proving a leading light for the Phoenix

American ace Demond Watt wants to help lead the charge up the BBL for John Coffino's men

Taylor King hit 15 points in the loss to London Lions

Nix suffer defeat in London

Cheshire Phoenix: John Coffino's men beaten 87-71 by tough London Lions side at the Copper Box

Cheshire Phoenix ace Demond Watt

Watt named BBL Player of the Month

Cheshire Phoenix powerhouse rewarded for fine form since the start of the season

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino

Phoenix ready for Lions test

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino says side are ready for showdown with London Lions at the Copper Box

Former NBA star Julius Hodge made his home debut for the Cheshire Phoenix against the Bristol Flyers

Gallery: Cheshire Phoenix v Bristol Flyers

Check out pictures of the action from the Nix's stunning 92-72 win over the Bristol Flyers

Former NBA star Julius Hodge made his home debut against the Bristol Flyers

Superb Phoenix bounce back from cup defeat

Coffino's men see off Bristol Flyers in stunning fashion to end weekend on a high note

Lester Prosper

Phoenix look to Prosper with Lester addition

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

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