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.

Dustin Salisbery paced all scorers in Glasgow

Cheshire Phoenix still in hunt for second after win at Glasgow Rocks

Head coach John Coffino says that his side are still yet to peak despite impressive 77-68 success north of the border on Sunday night

Glasgow Rocks v Cheshire Phoenix: Match preview

Simeon Naydenov wary of in-form Scottish side

Dustin Salisbery

We have to put the work in, says Cheshire Phoenix guard Dustin Salisbery

Nix ace says that hard work and consistency will be the key to claiming play-off glory

Paul Sturgess has returned following a four-game ban

Paul Sturgess ready to put himself back in the picture for Cheshire Phoenix

Centre made return to the Nix squad at London Lions on Friday night following a four-game suspension

Dustin Salisbery was impressive in the win over London

Victory of London Lions was huge, says Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino

Phoenix all but secure fourth spot in the BBL Championship with impressive 94-82 win in the capital

PREVIEW: London Lions v Cheshire Phoenix

John Coffino's men looking to take the head-to-head and move a step closer to securing fourth place in the BBL

Cheshire Phoenix ace Simeon Naydenov dreaming of play-off glory

Bulgarian guard believes the club have what it takes to make showpiece final at London's O2 Arena

John Coffino

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino targeting a winning finish to regular BBL Championship season

Sturgess returns while DiNunno edges closer to full fitness as the Nix face a tough run-in to test their play-off credentials

Taylor King was in impressive form for Cheshire Phoenix at the weekend

Mixed weekend for Cheshire Phoenix ends on a high note

Nix are beaten by Newcastle Eagles but bounce back with big win over Surrey United

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino

WEEKEND PREVIEW: Cheshire Phoenix ready to take on leaders and basement boys

Newcastle Eagles man wary of threat Nix will pose

Mike DiNunno in action for Cheshire Phoenix

Cheshire Phoenix ace Mike DiNunno targets top three

Nix man determined to end BBL season on a high

Taylor King's 28 points and 15 rebounds helped put Plymouth Raiders to the sword

WATCH: Taylor King on Cheshire Phoenix win over Plymouth Raiders

Double-doubles for Taylor King, David Aliu and Demond Watt to blow visitors away at Northgate Arena

Demond Watt

I'd trade personal glory for team success, says Cheshire Phoenix star Demond Watt

Watt was named BBL Player of the Month for the third time this season but says the only thing that matters is winning team silverware

IN PICTURES: John Coffino unhappy at second-half showing from Cheshire Phoenix in loss to Manchester Giants

Nix head coach left disappointed as Giants claim north west derby bragging rights over the Phoenix with 93-85 win

Cheshire Phoenix David Aliu

WATCH: David Aliu on Cheshire Phoenix loss to Manchester Giants

Phoenix lose north west derby after 93-85 loss at Giants in the BBL Championship

David Aliu says Cheshire Phoenix have to address their defensive frailties

Power forward unhappy with defensive effort during surprise loss to Leeds Force on Sunday night

Mike Di Nunno in action for Cheshire Phoenix

WATCH: Mike DiNunno speaks to Timmy Magnus on Cheshire Phoenix loss at home to Leeds Force

Watch behind the scenes interview by University of Huddersfield students with Chicagoan point guard

Cheshire Phoenix new signing Martyn Gayle

WATCH: Cheshire Phoenix new signing Martyn Gayle on surprise loss to Leeds Force

Nix suffer blow in BBL top-four battle after falling to 78-76 loss at the hands of struggling Yorkshire side

Former Cheshire Phoenix player Dominique Coleman will face his old team this evening

PREVIEW: Surrey United v Cheshire Phoenix

John Coffino expecting a tough test from strugglers

Dustin Salisbery

Dustin Salisbery hails Cheshire Phoenix roster the most talented he's played with

Nix guard says that the talent at the club means a tilt at the BBL Championship title is the target

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