Sports Players Must Obtain a License to play on Sundays.
In Rhode Island, if you are a professional sports player with the exception of Ice Polo and Hockey, you must obtain a special license if you want to play your games on a Sunday.
Sports, Racing, and Athletics
Athletic Games on Sunday
ï¿½ 41-6-3 Professional games permissible by license. ï¿½ Professional athletic games, except ice polo and hockey, may be played and held in any city or town on the first day of the week under a license therefor issued by the licensing authorities of the town or city in the manner designated under this chapter; provided, however, that the bureau of licenses of the city of Providence may license ice polo and hockey to be played or held in rinks or other enclosed buildings on the first day of the week.