2023-2024 USPHL schedule has been announced

by Tomas Kapusta

As fall approaches, the hockey community in Northern San Diego is buzzing with anticipation for the release of the San Diego Sabers' upcoming schedule for the 2023-2024 season. After a competitive previous season that saw the Sabers display their skills on the ice and a trip to the playoffs, fans are eager to see their favorite team return with renewed vigor and determination. 


Season tickets are on sale!

Secure your spot as a San Diego Sabers season ticket holder and immerse yourself in the excitement of the 2023-2024 season. For just $185 per season ticket, you'll enjoy 21 thrilling regular-season home games, giving you the best views in the house to witness every jaw-dropping goal and bone-crushing hit. But that's not all - our Early Bird Special offers an incredible buy one, get one FREE deal for the first 50 fans who purchase. Act fast, as this promotional price ends on Friday, August 4, 2023! As a valued season ticket holder, you'll also receive exclusive perks, including free entry for youth hockey club players, access to the Sabers/Reign preseason exhibition game, and a fantastic 10% discount on San Diego Sabers Merchandise. But the benefits don't stop there! You'll also get the first right to purchase playoff tickets and be invited to exclusive events, such as post-game skates, autograph sessions, and pre-game parties. Don't delay - join us at the rink and become a part of the Sabers' journey to glory!


Season Opener in Las Vegas

The San Diego Sabers will kick off the 2023-2024 season with an exciting three-game series against the defending Pacific Division Champs, the Las Vegas Thunderbirds. Taking place at the City National Arena in Summerlin, this opening weekend promises intense action and an opportunity for the Sabers to set the tone for the season ahead. With both teams eager to make a strong start, fans can expect thrilling showdowns as the players compete for an early advantage in the standings.

Divisional Rivalries

Throughout the season, the Sabers will face off against familiar foes within their division. Notable matchups include the series against their Cali Cup rivals, the Long Beach Shredders, and I-15 rivals, the Ontario Jr Reign. These games carry significant weight in the standings and often spark intense rivalries, adding an extra layer of excitement for both players and fans alike.

Home Ice Advantage

San Diego Sabers' fans will have numerous opportunities to show their unwavering support as the team plays a substantial number of games at their home rink, Icetown Carlsbad. The energy and enthusiasm of the hometown crowd can be a game-changer, inspiring the players to perform at their best and secure crucial victories. Home games also offer fans the chance to witness the Sabers' new talent in action and cheer on their established stars as they strive for success in familiar territory.

Battles Against Strong Opponents

As the season progresses, the Sabers will face tough challenges against formidable opponents. The matchups against the Vernal Oilers and Fresno Monsters are expected to be highly competitive, providing a true test of the team's resilience and determination. These games will showcase the Sabers' ability to thrive under pressure and their potential to outwit even the most formidable adversaries.

Road Trips and Away Games

In addition to the excitement of home games, the Sabers will embark on road trips to face teams in their home arenas. Away games offer a unique opportunity for the team to showcase their skills on different ice surfaces and in front of diverse crowds. It will also be a chance for loyal fans who live in other cities to rally behind their beloved Sabers when they come to town.

USPHL Showcase

As the halfway point of the season approaches, players will have the chance to display their talents and develop their academic and hockey careers at the annual USPHL Las Vegas Showcase. The showcase features collegiate coaches and scouts from various teams, leading to opportunities with those schools.