Thursday, June 4, 2020

Sports

Cannabis And The Big Four Sports Leagues: Trial and Error

Overall, the Big Four (and their corresponding Players Associations) have moved in the right direction in the last five years on cannabis testing.

Marijuana Company To Sponsor Premiere League Soccer Team

An English Premier soccer team could soon wear a marijuana company’s logo on the front of their jerseys.

Tom Brady Told Howard Stern He Smoked Weed In High School

Tom Brady may have enjoyed the usual toke, but letting down his dad stopped him from becoming a marijuana user.

Former NFL Player In Hot Water After Claiming Marijuana Cures Coronavirus

No clinical trials exist to corroborate such claims.

Bulking-Up Or Slimming-Down? Here’s How CBD Can Help

Here are three ways that athletes are advocating for and using cannabis and CBD in their regimens.

Why The NFL’s New Marijuana Policy Isn’t A Total Win For Players

Players won’t receive suspensions for positive marijuana tests and will instead receive a review from a medical board of doctors that will determine if they need help.

The Future of Marijuana Testing In College Sports

As professional sports leagues change their polices, will college sports do the same?

MLB Bans Players From Selling Or Investing In Marijuana

Don’t dare show up to baseball parks and stadiums high on marijuana, wrote deputy commissioner Dan Halem in a league-wide memo.

Kevin Durant Becomes Marijuana Advocate For NBA Players

Kevin Durant compared smoking marijuana to drinking wine after work, and believes NBA players should have access to the plant.

Will The NFL Quietly Decriminalize Marijuana Under New Players Union Contract?

The NFL proposed shrinking the drug testing window from four months to two weeks, as well as dramatically reducing penalties for positive tests.

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