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Former Piston Cliff Robinson decided to follow his passion and sell marijuana in Oregon where recreational use of the drug is legal, SI. com reported. Read story here

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The player who was nicknamed Uncle Cliffy was suspended three times during his NBA career for violating the league's policy on cannabis use.

Robinson, who's since rechristened himself "Uncle Spliffy," plans to open his marijuana growing operation in Portland.

Robinson will also be the keynote speaker at the 2016 Cannabis Collaborative in that city next month.