Former Spur Roger Mason fired as BIG3 Commissioner over corruption allegations
The BIG3 announced recently announced their new schedule for Season 2 and have also fired former San Antonio Spurs guard Roger Mason as the league's Commissioner.
In a letter obtained by TMZ Sports, Mason has been fired amid allegations of corruption between him and Qatari investors.
"We are writing to inform you of the decision by the BIG3 to terminate the employment of Roger Mason Jr. for cause under the terms of his employment agreement with the league."
The letter details a corruption investigation involving Mason and his ties to two Qatari investors who allegedly stiffed the league out of millions of dollars ... investors that Mason brought to the league in the first place.
BIG3 sued the investors Ayman Sabi and Ahmed Al-Rumaihi -- but Mason allegedly refused to cooperate with the league because of his personal relationship with the men.
BIG3 founder Ice Cube will take over as the league's Commissioner in the interim.
Season 2 of the BIG3 is set to kick off in June in Houston,