Many cannabis pros, including NBA star and cannabis entrepreneur Al Harrington. rejoiced last Tuesday after marijuana legalization initiatives passed in five states.
The NBA announced earlier this year that it would not test for recreational drugs throughout the duration of the bubble.
According to science, cannabis provides significant benefits to athletes in both performance and recovery.
The two celebrities will use their platforms to lift up black owners in the cannabis industry, which is desperate search for more diversity.
Perhaps no other former NBA player has further ingratiated themselves into the cannabis industry than Al Harrington.
Shifting cultural attitudes and pro athletes advocating cannabis have made it easier for many former sports stars to go green over the past few years.
When it comes to marijuana use, it's not a matter of pain relief, but Jeff Sessions that worries the head of the NBA Players Association.
He discovered the benefits of CBD at the end of his playing career, and has now premiered a new line of wellness products based on hemp, the non-psychoactive elements found in the plant.
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