How weed became ‘whatever’: Leagues are ditching old policies

4/30/20–The only states in which any of the four major pro league teams play where there are no broad laws legalizing marijuana are Indiana, Georgia, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Wisconsin. In short, sports leagues have adapted. For professional athletes, advocacy for a more lenient marijuana policy has typically centered around pain and mental health management. So what’s next for marijuana in professional sports? Many expect an eventual change in the NBA, and the NFL is embracing new realities. Read