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 head coach John Coffino

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino says he has never been more happy about a loss

Phoenix beaten 86-87 by Glasgow Rocks in quarter-final second leg but advance to BBL Play-Off semi-final after aggregate success

Taylor King was superb on Sunday against Glasgow Rocks

WATCH: Taylor King on Cheshire Phoenix BBL Play-Off quarter final win over Glasgow Rocks

Phoenix to face London Lions in the BBL Play-Off semi-final for a place in the final at the O2 Arena

John Coffino says his side are ready for Rocks test

We're ready for play-off test, says Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino

Nix coach believes recent games have prepared his side for their BBL Play-Off double header against Glasgow Rocks this weekend

John Coffino

Cheshire Phoenix to face Glasgow Rocks in BBL Play-Offs

Phoenix head coach John Coffino says troops will be ready for 'tough' double header this weekend

Adrien Sturt

WATCH: Adrien Sturt on Cheshire Phoenix win over Sheffield Sharks

Australian big man leads from the front to help Cheshire register 75-68 success in the final regular season BBL game to be played at the Northgate Arena

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino

Cheshire Phoenix: Weekend preview

Nix face testing clashes with Newcastle Eagles and Sheffield Sharks

Worcester Wolves were last year's BBL Play-Off champions

OPINION: Televising BBL Play-Off final on the BBC a huge step forward

Exposure of the sport at the sell-out final at London's O2 Arena next month will give British game a major boost

Martyn Gayle (right) is aiming for play-off glory

Martyn Gayle wants to be a screen star for Cheshire Phoenix

British guard aiming to be a part of the action at next month's televised BBL Play-Off final

David Aliu

WATCH: David Aliu on Cheshire Phoenix win over Durham Wildcats

Phoenix on fire as they overpower Durham at the Northgate Arena to claim 91-58 success

David Aliu is in line for his 200th BBL appearance this weekend

Cheshire Phoenix v Durham Wildcats: Match preview

Strugglers have lost their last 11 BBL fixtures

Demond Watt has been a revelation in the BBL this season

"I didn't think I would be so successful here," says Cheshire Phoenix star Demond Watt

Nix ace has taken the BBL by storm and has scooped four Player of the Month accolades since arriving

John Coffino is looking forward to a return to the Northgate Arena

John Coffino looking forward to Cheshire Phoenix returning to home comforts

Phoenix back at the Northgate Arena for clash with Durham on Sunday following three-game road trip

Dustin Salisbery high-scored for Cheshire with 28 points

Cheshire Phoenix's hopes of top-three finish dealt a blow after defeat at Leicester Riders

Riders pull away in the fourth to take 100-82 triumph over the Nix on Saturday night

Taylor King in action for Cheshire Phoenix

Smells like team spirit for Cheshire Phoenix ace Taylor King

Nix star says that spirit among the players and experienced coaching has helped them win games on the road

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

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