Jay will be one of 14 team representatives at tomorrow's lottery, which will be televised live on ESPN at 8pm, before Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals between the Boston Celtics and the Detroit Pistons.
The Nets only have a 1.1 percent chance of securing the first pick in the draft, and a less than 4 percent chance of getting a top 3 pick. Carter, “the Mike Jordan of the rap recordin’,” remains optimistic, however.
“This is very exciting and I hope my nickname 'Lucky Lefty' holds up,” he said. If "lucky" means a $150-million Live Nation deal and being tight with LeBron James -- who will be a free agent in two seasons -- then how lucky can one guy be.