The news was confirmed in a Beats By Dre ad starring track star Sha'Carri Richardson, which aired during Game 6 of the NBA Finals.
The track star and former Olympic hopeful has reportedly been offered the role of spokesperson and resident "doctor" with the company Dr. Dabber.
"It started from an evil plot, and now this plot is affecting our future. So many of our brothers, sisters, mothers, daughters and sons are rotting in jail for marijuana…
Although her 30-day suspension expires before the relay event, the track-and-field star was excluded from the roster.
"I know what I did and what I'm not supposed to do. I know what I'm not allowed to do and I still made that decision."