Abbotsford – Sports fans eager to get their hands on the best seats in the house for the inaugural season of the Canadian Elite Basketball League may do so now. The tipoff for putting down a deposit and securing a priority spot in line for 2019 season tickets begins Wednesday, August 15. Fans may accessthe team presales and place a $50 deposit by visiting their respective team’s website and following the prompts.
“Since we announced the formation of the Canadian Elite Basketball League on May 2, fans across Canada have been asking when they can purchase tickets. We are very excited to announce that priority seating begins now with the simple step of putting down a deposit on season tickets,” said Mike Morreale, chief executive officer of the CEBL. “Making world class professional basketball accessible and affordable to people across Canada is a priority for our league. In each of our six markets, the local team has put together a pricing structure that includes something for everyone who has varying expectations for their game experience.”
Season seats for the inaugural campaign are expected to go on sale to the public in the fall, with individual game tickets going on sale in spring 2019. The CEBL season runs from May through August 2019, with teams located in Hamilton, Guelph, Fraser Valley, Saskatchewan, Edmonton, and Niagara.