Lil Wayne’s Agency Sues NBA’s Frank Mason Gimme Back My Diamond Chain!
8/8/2018 12:10 AM PDT
Backstory … Mason signed to Weezy’s Younger Cash APAA Sports activities Group again in April 2017 … proper earlier than the NBA Draft (he was chosen within the 2nd spherical by the Sacramento Kings).
As a part of the deal, YM says it superior Mason $40,000, agreed to pay his pre-draft bills (totaling $52ok) and hooked him up with an $11,000 diamond Younger Cash chain. Fairly normal stuff.
The catch, YM says Mason’s contract acknowledged that if he ever left the company, he needed to repay the cash and provides again his jewellery.
Nicely, in April 2018 — towards the tip of Mason’s rookie season — Mason fired Younger Cash “on the urging of a former YM worker” however by no means gave again the stuff, in response to a lawsuit obtained by TMZ Sports activities.
Now, Younger Cash is asking the choose to pressure Mason’s hand — demanding $92ok in money plus the chain PLUS damages.
FYI, Mason’s NBA contract is not tremendous wealthy — he solely made $1.three mil final season and can make related cash for the subsequent 2 years.
What’s fascinating, Mason appeared on the “TMZ Sports activities” TV present proper after he signed with Younger Cash and advised the fellows why he was pumped to be in enterprise with Lil Wayne.
No phrase on what modified after the interview …