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.

Cheshire Phoenix coach John Lavery, Steve Fives, chairman of Westgrove Group, Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffin, Devan Bailey, Claire McKinley-Smith, managing director of Westgrove Group, David Aliu, and Andrew Donaldson, chairman of Cheshire Phoenix.

Nix step up partnership with Westgrove

Basketball: Cheshire Phoenix announce the Westgrove Group has become a corporate partner

AJ Pingram celebrates winning gold for Great Britain in the wheelchair basketball at the Invictus Games

Cheshire Phoenix star AJ claims Invictus Games gold

AJ Pingram part of Great Britain squad that won gold at the inaugural Games for injured and wounded servicemen and women

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino during his time as coach of the NBA D-League side Albuquerque Thunderbirds

Coach Coffino wants Cheshire Phoenix to hit the ground running

Basketball: Nix head coach speaks on his first week at the helm of the BBL side

Cheshire Phoenix player David Aliu in action for the Mersey Tigers back in 2011.

Aliu can't wait for Nix tilt at silverware

Basketball: Cheshire Phoenix star David Aliu says he's never been more excited for a BBL season

New Cheshire Phoenix signing Brad Karp in action for St Xavier College, Illinois.

Facebook friends saw Brad make move across the pond

Cheshire Phoenix new signing Brad Karp says chat with Coach Coffino on social networking site led to move to club

Reggie says Nix have right man in Coach Coffino

Former Cheshire Phoenix star Reggie Middleton expecting new head coach John Coffino bring silverware

Bailey says GB call is just for starters

Cheshire Phoenix star Devan Bailey wants to build on starting role for Great Britain in EuroBasket qualifiers.

Cheshire Nix's management trio of John Lavery, John Coffino and Mike Burton.

New home will be key for Nix

Basketball: Chairman Andrew Donaldson says new home in Ellesmere Port can take Cheshire Phoenix onto next level

Sutton Green Primary School youngster wins SMILE creative writing campaign

Jessica Weston is winner of Cheshire West and Chester Council's campaign to attract new carers and adopters

Renaldo Major says his move to the Nix is a 'great fit'.

Nix move is 'great fit' for Renaldo

Basketball: Renaldo Major looking forward to working with coach John Coffino

Team GB chance for hoop star

Basketball: Cheshire Phoenix Wheelchair Basketball Club member AJ Pinder targeting Invictus Games

Simon Whittle, co-chairman of Westgrove, Blues defender Michael Kay, manager Steve Burr, Steve Fives, co-chairman of Westgrove, and Blues chairman Tony Durkin.

Westgrove sign on for another season with Blues

Chester FC: Club extends sponsorship with The Westgrove Group for another season

New Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino.

Coffino ready to bring his winning mentality to the Nix

Exclusive: Cheshire Phoenix head coach aiming to turn the club into force to be reckoned with in the BBL

Former Mersey Tigers man Josh McGinn has signed for Cheshire Phoenix.

Just like home

Basketball: Whitby-based Josh McGinn joins Cheshire Phoenix

Roderick Wilmont will not be joining

No Nix move for Wilmont

Former NBA D-League star unable to get clearance from English Basketball after failing to play required number of games

Renaldo Major, who represented USA in 2011, has agreed to join Cheshire Nix.

Nix signal intent with Major capture

Basketball: Renaldo Major is the franchise's highest-profile signing to date

David Aliu

Aliu aiming to bring back the glory days

David Aliu says that the Cheshire Phoenix can claim trophy success next season

Ellesmere Port's Josh McGinn has signed for Cheshire Phoenix

Nix coach Coffino brings in McGinn

Basketball: Ellesmere Port's Josh McGinn joins Cheshire Phoenix

Donatas Visockis has signed for Worcester Wolves after leaving Cheshire Phoenix

Former Nix big man joins Worcester

Basketball: Donatas Visockis surplus to requirements after Sasa Cuic signing

Devan Bailey in action for Cheshire Phoenix.

Nix star Bailey 'delighted' to get GB call

Last season's Cheshire Phoenix MVP Devan Bailey says he has what it takes to prove himself on the international stage

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