Teddy Okereafor makes GB history

Teddy Okereafor broke the record for the most consecutive appearances for Great Britain set by Bill McInnes in 1976 with his 50th straight cap against Greece in the 2023 FIBA World Cup Qualifiers.  Okereafor marked the occasion with a joint game-high 19-point performance, which also included four rebounds, three assists and three steals. Okereafor was … Read more

Nix add Larry Austin Jr.

Cheshire Phoenix are pleased to announce the signing of American point-guard Larry Austin Jr!  The 25-year-old, who hails from Springfield, Illinois started his collegiate career at Xavier, where he played for two seasons before transferring to Vanderbilt. Austin spent his final year of college at Central Michigan. The 6’2 point-guard was part of the 2014/15 … Read more

BBL Cup and Trophy opponents confirmed

by Vlad Ionasc Following today’s BBL Cup Semi-Final and BBL Trophy First Round draws, we can confirm that we will be taking on the winner of Sheffield Sharks/London Lions in the BBL Cup Semi-Final, should we progress past the Leicester Riders this Friday. The Nix, under the guidance of Ben Thomas, won the Cup during … Read more