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

John Coffino says Cheshire Phoenix can cook up a storm in the BBL this season

Coach says in-form side has 'all the right ingredients' for success

Taylor King posted 27 points as Cheshire Phoenix defeated Worcester Wolves

Red-hot starts sees Cheshire Phoenix fight off Worcester Wolves

Basketball: Cheshire Phoenix 97 Worcester Wolves 86

Demond Watt, who posted 23 points and 13 rebounds in the win over Glasgow

Demond's dominance rolls over the Rocks

Basketball: Cheshire Phoenix 80 Glasgow Rocks 61

Simeon Naydenov in action for Swedish side Solna

Winner Simeon wants to add to trophy haul

Basketball: Bulgarian forward Simeon Naydenov hopes to give Cheshire Phoenix a winning mentality

Chester Women’s Aid raises record amounts for White Ribbon Day

Chester supports International Day for the Eradication of Violence against Women

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino

Coffino 'proud' after Cheshire Phoenix triumph

Head coach pleased with efforts of players after 99-69 success at Surrey United on Friday night

Taylor King in action for Duke

Cheshire Phoenix star Taylor King speaks on a remarkable career

Nix star, who has lit up the BBL this season, was tipped for the very top as an up-and-comer out of high school and speaks to the Chronicle on his journey to Cheshire

Adrien Sturt in action for London Lions against Cheshire Phoenix in 2013

Two sign in for Cheshire Phoenix

Nix add Adrien Sturt and Simeon Naydenov to their squad in wake of Devan Bailey departure

Funeral of Chester FC fan Mickey Clifford to be held in Newtown

Hundreds of mourners expected to celebrate the life of the football supporter and Cheshire Phoenix volunteer

Devan Bailey

Bailey requests Phoenix release

Cheshire Phoenix guard and last season's MVP Devan Bailey requests release from club due to lack of on-court minutes

Demond Watt

Phoenix walk tall to see off Giants

Manchester Giants 82 Cheshire Phoenix 99: Watt impresses as Nix establish their place in top four

Cheshire Phoenix Basketball Team support White Ribbon Day

Chester Women’s Aid join team to raise awareness from domestic violence

Tributes paid to Chester sporting legend Mickey Clifford

Much-loved figure was leading light at Chester football and Cheshire Phoenix basketball clubs

New Cheshire Phoenix signing Paul Sturgess during a Harlem Globetrotters show

World's tallest basketball player signs Nix deal

Cheshire Phoenix capture 7ft 8ins Englisman and former Harlem Globetrotter Paul Sturgess

Cheshire Phoenix and Essar Oil team up for Hoops 4 Health programme

Ellesmere Port pupils have a ball learning about health

Julius Hodge in action for Cheshire Phoenix against Plymouth Raiders

Gallery: Cheshire Phoenix v Plymouth Raiders

Action from Sunday's thrilling 104-98 win for the Nix at the Northgate Arena in the BBL

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino

Fan support means so much to us, says Coffino

Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino praises fans for their role in third straight win for his side

Mike Di Nunno hit 25 points against Plymouth Raiders

Double triumph seals perfect weekend for Phoenix

Nix shoot down Bristol Flyers on Saturday night and see off Plymouth Raiders on Sunday

Taylor King (left) congratulates Devan Bailey after Sunday's win

'Amazing' Phoenix fans helped us through, says Bailey

Nix star Devan Bailey praises the support of fans and their role in Sunday's win over Durham Wildcats

Julius Hodge in possession

Gallery: Cheshire Phoenix v Durham Wildcats

Images from Sunday night's thrilling 83-79 win at the Northgate Arena

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