Al Harrington | From The NBA To Cannabis

Al Harrington | From The NBA To Cannabis

Al Harrington | From The NBA To Cannabis. Not a user during his playing career and finding inspiration from his grandmother Viola, Al discovered the benefits of CBDs upon retirement, turning to medical cannabis for pain relief and inflammation issues. Recognizing the business opportunity that medical cannabis presented, Al dove headfirst into becoming one of the most public cannabis entrepreneurs in the industry. During their conversation, the Green Rush team and Al discuss how his work ethic in basketball prepared him to become a successful entrepreneur, how he was able to change former NBA commissioner David Stern’s mind on the medical benefits of cannabis and the hypocrisy of alcohol endorsements and sponsorships versus cannabis.

Al Harrington

Al Harrington is a retired NBA star and cannabis entrepreneur. During his NBA career, Al played for the Indiana Pacers, New York Knicks, Washington Wizards, Atlanta Hawks, Denver Nuggets, Golden State Warriors and Orlando Magic and is now a player in the Big 3 Basketball League. Following his NBA career, Al discovered the benefits of CBDs and turned to medical cannabis as both a patient and an entrepreneur. Today Al is the public face of Viola Extracts and Harrington Wellness brands, helping to educate the masses and provide high-quality cannabis to those looking to enjoy a natural and healthy lifestyle without the need for chemically engineered pharmaceuticals