Toronto/Fraser Valley – Ticketmaster, the global market leader in ticketing, announced it will serve as the official ticketing partner for the Canadian Elite Basketball League’s (CEBL) inaugural season beginning in May 2019. The ticketing leader will serve as one of the foundational partners of this groundbreaking professional basketball league that will have a major presence in communities across Canada, playing a major role in the development of Canadian basketball players, coaches, officials, and executives.
“We’re proud to partner with the ticketing and technology experts at Ticketmaster as we set out to revolutionize basketball throughout Canada,” said Mike Morreale, Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Elite Basketball League. “This is a professional basketball league created by Canadians, for Canadians, and having a leader like Ticketmaster that is so committed to Canadian live events get in on the ground floor speaks volumes to our dedication to our fans to bring them the best live event experiences.”
Tip-off for the Fraser Valley Bandits professional basketball club’s inaugural season in the CEBL is set for May 2019. Deposits on presale season tickets can be made via Ticketmaster’s Fraser Valley Bandits webpage. Season ticket holders will be a part of history in British Columbia as professional basketball returns to the province for 10 regular season home games at the Abbotsford Centre.