You never play me: nice try, balling in a nice spot

from J. Cole (Ft. Jay Z) – Mr Nice Watch Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Being able to see thru the bullshit, Cole will deflect any attempts that foes might make in order to deter his rise to glory. He’s in a great position in his career where he’s getting paid and being able to splurge.

The use of ‘nice spot’ could refer to:
A) His physical location (ballin at a resort or club)
or
B) His metaphorical location on the basketball court of the industry.

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