FRASER VALLEY BANDITS SEASON TICKETS ON SALE NOW
ABBOTSFORD, Nov. 15, 2018 – Season tickets for the Fraser Valley’s newest professional sports franchise, the Fraser Valley Bandits of the Canadian Elite Basketball League, are now on sale at www.ticketmaster.ca
With 10 home games played at Abbotsford Centre, one of the Lower Mainland’s premier entertainment venues, game days will feature an electric atmosphere and will capitalize on the venue’s breadth of resources.
Known for hosting world-class performers and athletes, fans and audiences will be treated to edge of your seat action before, during and after elite professional basketball games. Season tickets are priced from $179 to $279 in the seating bowl, and $400 to $625 for courtside seats on the floor. The seating map is linked HERE.
The Bandits open their inaugural season Thursday, May 9 at 7 p.m. against the Guelph Nighthawks. Modelled after top international professional leagues, the CEBL is comprised of teams in Fraser Valley (Abbotsford), Hamilton, Edmonton, Guelph, Niagara (St. Catharines), and Saskatchewan (Saskatoon).
Each team plays 10 home and 10 road games using FIBA (International Basketball Federation) rules, and player and referee standards set by Canada Basketball. Rosters will be comprised of at least 70 percent Canadian players, many playing professionally in North America and overseas during the traditional basketball season.
A league created by Canadians for Canadians, the league is operated primarily by Canadian executives from the NBA, NHL, CFL, NLL, and PGA Tour. The 15-week schedule will see each team play each other twice at home and twice on the road. Four teams will advance to a championship weekend tournament at a location to be announced at a later date.
“With a purchase of season tickets, fans will receive exclusive season ticket member benefits and will be treated to 10 special and memorable home game experiences fueled by the entertainment elements stationed within and around the arena,” said Lee Genier, President and COO of CEBL Western Operations.
To purchase Fraser Valley Bandits season tickets, click here.