The Canadian Elite Basketball League (CEBL) is Canada’s only domestic, coast-to-coast, men’s professional basketball league. The CEBL will adhere to the International Basketball Federation’s (FIBA) rules and regulations, while also complying with referee and player standards set by Canada Basketball.


To give Canadian sports fans the opportunity to watch a competitive level of professional basketball close to home, while Canadian and international athletes are provided with the opportunity to pursue a career in professional basketball within Canada’s borders.

  • Mission – To reinvent the Canadian basketball landscape by growing the game at the grassroots level, while also hosting an unparalleled, professional sport-entertainment product in major venues across Canada!
  • Vision – To have Canadians and international athletes, coaches, and fans choose Canada and the CEBL as their destination for professional basketball competition and entertainment.


  • Community – Working tirelessly to establish roots in the communities in which we work with a commitment to always give back to our host cities.
  • Inclusiveness – Providing the greatest number of individuals with the opportunity to become involved with the game of basketball.
  • Progression – Staying true to basketball’s history and roots while always learning and getting better for tomorrow’s contest.
  • Excellence – Establishing an unparalleled, affordable, family-friendly entertainment option for sports fans across Canada to enjoy close to home.