NBA players would probably be free to use marijuana medicinally or recreationally today if former Commissioner David Stern were still in charge. The retired executive recently came out in support of legalization in an interview with former Denver Nuggets forward Al Harrington.

Stern added that he changed his mind on the subject after watching documentaries on medical marijuana.

"I've been influenced by CNN. Sanjay Gupta did an entire series saying that the laws against marijuana are crazy. That particularly medical marijuana is something that should be encouraged rather than prohibited and...I think there's universal agreement for medical marijuana purposes should be completely legal."

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