As the cannabis legalization movement spreads across the country, it has forced a number of North American sports leagues to rethink their own marijuana policies.

Teams based in legal states are no longer the exception—they’re the rule.

Only 22 of 124 teams (18%) in the four major pro sports leagues (football, basketball, baseball, and hockey) are based in states where neither medical or adult-use is allowed. As of May 2022, recreational cannabis is legal in 18 states, plus D.C., and Canada, while medical marijuana is legal in 38 states.

As of May 2022, many pro leagues had dropped their THC tests.

Read on for the latest info about the most popular North American leagues and their policies on marijuana testing.

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