This is 'Uncle Spliffy,' the NBA All-Star turned marijuana activist

This is ‘Uncle Spliffy,’ the NBA All-Star turned marijuana activist

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Remember Cliff Robinson? The sharpshooting power forward was ahead of his time in the NBA, making the 1994 All-Star game and enjoying a long, productive career

Here’s a career update: The player once known as “Uncle Cliffy” now goes by “Uncle Spliffy” — he’s a marijuana activist in Oregon

Robinson will be a featured speaker before 2,500 guests at the 2016 Cannabis Collaborative Conference in Portland on Feb. 3 and 4, according to the Portland Business Journal

“It’s an opportunity for me to get out there and tell people a little bit about myself outside of basketball,” Robinson told the publication. “People in Oregon know me as a basketball player, but I want to distill the stigma around cannabis, the misperception that athletes and cannabis are incompatible.” Read more…

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This is ‘Uncle Spliffy,’ the NBA All-Star turned marijuana activist