Jay-Z was on hand to represent the New Jersey Nets at tonight’s NBA draft lottery. With a 1% chance of getting the number one pick, Jay-Z hoped his other nickname “Lucky Lefty” would hold true.
The balls bounced and The New Jersey Nets got the tenth pick - (Chicago Bulls 1st, Miami Heat 2nd.)
Oh well, there’s always the Carmelo Anthony trade. How pissed would Allen Iverson be if that happens?
Jay-Z was interviewed just before the picks were selected.
30 Seconds with Jay-Z at the 2008 NBA Draft Lottery
I can’t get over how unremarkable he looks in corporate settings. Really, despite the many millions and successful business deals.. He reminds me of Marlo when he mingles with the suits.
Well he’s always comfortable on his home court.
Usher hit Jay-Z up for two verses on “Best Thing” a song from Usher’s new album Here I Stand due May 27. It needs multiple plays to sink in, but whether Ipod or CD, it’s a spinner.