OAKLAND (CBS SF) — As tickets for Golden State Warriors games in the 2015-16 season are set to go on sale to the general public Wednesday, the team is asking fans to be wary of buying phony tickets from scammers.
Fans can start purchasing single-game tickets at 10 a.m. Wednesday directly from the team by visiting http://www.warriors.com or calling (888) 479-4667, team officials said.READ MORE: Officials Warn Waves, Rip Currents Expected to Be Dangerous Through Monday
During the 2014-2015 season, about 1,650 fans were denied access to Oracle Arena because of counterfeit tickets purchased from third-party vendors, according to team officials.READ MORE: Wild Fan Celebration Erupts Following San Francisco 49ers Last-Second Playoff Win
Fans who wish to purchase resale tickets can do so through the Warriors’ official resale marketplace, where ticket holders and other fans can resell tickets that are guaranteed by the Warriors organization, team officials said.MORE NEWS: San Francisco 49ers Special Teams Spark 13-10 Upset Of Green Bay Packers To Advance To NFC Championship Game
Fans can access the Warriors marketplace by visiting http://www.nba.com/warriors/tickets.