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.

Demond Watt could return for the Nix

Cheshire Phoenix v Bristol Flyers: Match preview

Nix head coach John Coffino targeting third win of the season over the Flyers at the Northgate Arena on Sunday

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino
Taylor King in action during Sunday's Cheshire Phoenix defeat at home to Sheffield Sharks

Taylor King says Cheshire Phoenix can still lift BBL title

American has been in scintillating form for the Nix this season and believes a title challenge is still a possibility

IN PICTURES: Cheshire Phoenix v Sheffield Sharks

Action from the Nix narrow 85-91 loss at the Northgate Arena on Sunday

Taylor King in action during Sunday's Cheshire Phoenix defeat at home to Sheffield Sharks

WATCH: Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino gives his verdict on loss to Sheffield Sharks

Sell-out crowd at the Northgate Arena see spirited Phoenix fall to 85-91 loss at home to Sheffield Sharks

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino

Weekend preview: Cheshire Phoenix travel to Leeds Force before home test against Sheffield Sharks

Head coach John Coffino pleased with response of players following defeat by Plymouth Raiders in the BBL Trophy last weekend

David Aliu

David Aliu says Cheshire Phoenix need take a 'long, hard look at themselves' after BBL Trophy exit

Veteran left fuming over defensive frailties that led to defeat at Plymouth University Raiders on Sunday

John Coffino

Cheshire Phoenix: John Coffino says BBL Trophy defeat should act as a wake up call to his players

Nix head coach left disappointed by defensive effort in loss at Plymouth Raiders on Sunday

Taylor King high-scored for the Nix in their loss to Plymouth University Raiders

Cheshire Phoenix miss out on equalling club record after BBL Trophy loss

Plymouth Raiders 109 Cheshire Phoenix 100

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino

Plymouth Raiders v Cheshire Phoenix: Match preview

BBL Trophy progress more important than club record, says John Coffino

Dustin Salisbery, in action for Temple Owls, has signed for Cheshire Phoenix

Cheshire Phoenix sign former NBA D-League and Summer League star Dustin Salisbery

Former Temple University standout swingman checks in at the Northgate Arena

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino

WATCH: Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino on win over Sheffield Sharks

Phoenix won at Sharks for the first time since 2008 and stretch winning run to 10 games in the BBL

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino

Sheffield Sharks 82 Cheshire Phoenix 95: Perfect ten for Coffino's men

Mike DiNunno hits 28 points as Nix close to within six points of BBL leaders

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino

Cheshire Phoenix: John Coffino hails 'amazing' team after ninth straight win

Nix head coach says players 'mean the world' to him ahead of clash at Sheffield Sharks tomorrow night

Mike Di Nunno on the ball for Cheshire Phoenix
Julius Hodge in action for Cheshire Phoenix

Cheshire Phoenix: Julius Hodge departs under a cloud

Former NBA star released following 'series of misconduct related incidents'

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino

Double delight for Cheshire Phoenix as John Coffino and Demond Watt win December awards

Nix complete a clean sweep of monthly awards in the BBL

Cheshire Phoenix chairman Andrew Donaldson

Cheshire Phoenix: Club can flourish in new home, says Nix chairman

The Nix, flying high in the BBL, are set to move into their new home at the multi-million pound Ellesmere Port Sports Village in 2015

Mike Di Nunno was a key figure in the Nix's fightback

Cheshire Phoenix 84 London Lions 75: Comeback kings make it eight wins in a row

Basketball: Northgate Arena crowd plays its part as Nix battle back

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