About the Canadian Elite Basketball League
The CEBL is a new basketball experience that will feature high caliber professional basketball in a fan-friendly entertainment environment in six cities across Canada during its inaugural season. The league is aimed at helping provide Canadians with a premium professional basketball option that gives players, coaches, fans and other stakeholders the opportunity to meaningfully engage with one of Canada’s most popular sports. As the First Division Professional League partner of Canada Basketball, the league will begin play in May 2019. More information about the CEBL can be obtained at www.cebl.ca .
About Canada Basketball
Canada Basketball is the National Sporting Organization for the sport of Basketball in Canada. Canada Basketball is respected worldwide and is recognized by the International Amateur Basketball Federation (FIBA) and the Government of Canada as the sole governing body of the sport of amateur basketball in Canada. Canada Basketball, a not-for-profit organization, represents all basketball interests, provides leadership, coordination and direction in all areas of the sport of basketball. Visit basketball.ca for more information.
About U SPORTS
U SPORTS is the national brand for university sports in Canada. Every year, close to 20,000 student- athletes and 700 coaches from 56 universities vie for 21 national championships in 12 different sports. U SPORTS also provides higher performance international opportunities for Canadian student-athletes at Winter and Summer Universiades, as well as numerous World University Championships.
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