Cheshire Phoenix

Cheshire Phoenix is a professional basketball club based at the 1,400 seater Cheshire Oaks Arena at Ellesmere Port Sports Village Members of the British Basketball League (BBL), the club was previously known as Cheshire Jets, Chester Jets and Ellesmere Port Jets and are currently coached by John Lavery.

The Cheshire Oaks Arena at Ellesmere Port Sports Village, the Nix's new home

Cheshire Phoenix move to new arena has created a buzz about town, says general manager

Nix GM James Brice says that club's move to new home in Ellesmere Port will help the club grow and flourish

Cheshire Phoenix general manager James Brice

Flurry of new signings imminent, says Cheshire Phoenix general manager James Brice

New Nix GM says that fans will be pleased with roster as he reveals recruitment is complete

New Cheshire Phoenix signing Sedale Hanson-Young in action for Englnd under-18s at the FIBA European Championships

Sedale Hanson-Young ready to play his part for Cheshire Phoenix

New Phoenix signing aiming to showcase his talent's in the BBL this season and help the club achieve on-court success

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Lavery

John Lavery remaining patient as Cheshire Phoenix close in on further signings

Head coach pleased with how squad is shaping up and hopes to have added more bodies by early August

Local heroes of Chester honoured at Dee 106.3 awards

Annual awards honour city's bravest

New Cheshire Phoenix signing Sedale Hanson-Young in action for England

Cheshire Phoenix add England international Sedale Hanson-Young to roster

Eighteen-year-old becomes second new face of the close season for head coach John Lavery's side

Sean McGonagill was a standout performer for Brown University

What can Cheshire Phoenix fans expect from new signing Sean McGonagill?

McGonagill's former head coach at Brown University, Mike Martin, gives the Chronicle a flavour of what the point guard is all about

Cheshire Phoenix chairman Mike Burton, left, and general manager James Brice

Cheshire Phoenix announce merger with Cheshire Panthers junior side

Established Panthers teams to merge with the Phoenix to become professional BBL club's long-term junior partner

Sean McGonagill has signed for Cheshire Phoenix

New Cheshire Phoenix signing Sean McGonagill ready to put the work in

Brown University graduate aiming to make an impact on the court for the Nix during the forthcoming season

Cheshire Phoenix start the 2015/26 BBL season away at Leeds Force before a home clash with Manchester Giants

Cheshire Phoenix to face Manchester Giants in first game at new arena

Nix begin BBL season away to Leeds Force before new era at Cheshire Oaks gets underway with visit of North West rivals

New Cheshire Phoenix signing Sean McGonagill

Cheshire Phoenix sign former Brown University standout Sean McGonagill

Irish/American guard becomes the first new face of the summer for Nix head coach John Lavery

Cheshire Phoenix general manager James Brice, left, with Richard Burnett, partner at Hillyer McKeown

Cheshire Phoenix announce sponsorship extension with law firm Hillyer McKeown

Firm have extended their partnership for another season and will be increasing their financial commitment

Martyn Gayle will be back for Cheshire Phoenix

Cheshire Phoenix re-sign British guard Martyn Gayle

Popular guard to return for second season with the Nix after penning new deal

David Aliu hopes that the new season can bring a more settled Cheshire Phoenix roster

Cheshire Phoenix captain David Aliu hoping for on-court stability in the BBL next season

Veteran skipper wanting new players arriving this season to be in it for the long haul

Cheshire Phoenix chairman Mike Burton, left, and head coach John Lavery

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Lavery biding time over recruitment

Lavery hopeful of signings in the next month and says door could be open to a return for Martyn Gayle and Adrien Sturt

Your Housing Group will sponsor the Nix for a third season

Cheshire Phoenix tie up sponsorship extension with Your Housing Group

Social housing provider has extended its support of the BBL side into a third year

Cheshire Phoenix have appointed James Brice as the club's full-time general manager, complimenting his role as assistant coach

New Cheshire Phoenix general manager James Brice targeting big impact

Assistant coach Brice has been appointed to the full-time position of general manager and tells the Chronicle what his new role will entail

Members of Cheshire Phoenix Wheelchair Basketball Club

Cheshire Phoenix Wheelchair Basketball Club on lookout for new recruits

Club have issued plea for people wanting to try the sport to get involved

Prince Edward speaks to chairman of Cheshire Phoenix, Mike Burton, at the opening of the Ellesmere Port Sports Village

Exciting times ahead, says Cheshire Phoenix chairman Mike Burton

New chairman on hand to witness opening of the £15m Ellesmere Port Sports Village, the Nix's home from next season

WATCH: Ellesmere Port Sports Village gets royal approval

Prince Edward describes new £15m centre on Stanney Lane as 'fantastic'

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