Before it was announced that Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling would be banned for life from the NBA thanks to his racist rant that was caught on tape, many players determined early that they would walk off the court as long as Sterling had a place in the league.

VP of the NBA Players Association, Roger Mason Jr. spoke with Jim Rome about Sterling. While on the show he dropped an atomic bomb that might move the league to push through quickly with getting rid of Sterling and the Sterling family.

Mason said that Lebron James has promised that he will not play in 2015-16 if Sterling is still around. Listen to his interview below