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Vince Carter, near 40, leads NBA's elder statesmen
Vince Carter is no longer the NBA's highest flyer, though he's certainly not ready to be grounded. Once one of basketball's most ferocious dunkers who...

Vince Carter finally meets a fan who traveled from China to see him
During Monday's game between the Grizzlies and Hornets in Memphis, the home team was blessed with the presence of a unique fan -- a young...

Old Man, Still Amazing: A Changed Vince Carter Still Making Big Plays in Memphis
Watch someone long enough, as Vince Carter is allowing us to watch him, and you see the same stuff, except from new perspectives. It was...

Vince Carter is playing brilliantly at age 39, which makes sense
The crazy part is that Vince Carter is supposed to be doing this. Even at this age. It was in him all along, in ways...

Why Vince Carter's night wasn't a case of temporary Vinsanity
Vince Carter, who ranks 24th on the all-time scoring list, is presenting a lot of problems for opponents these days. He became the oldest player...

Vince Carter enters 24,000 points club
Vince Carter has had one of the longest and most productive professional careers of any NBA player. Entering the league after three career at UNC,...

In crunch time, Vince Carter wins one for the old guys
It seemed like a mismatch in the Minnesota Timberwolves' favor. The league's oldest player was defending one of the NBA's premier young talents in crunch...

Vince Carter to play utility role for Grizzlies
In baseball terms, Vince Carter would be considered a utility player for the Grizzlies this season. “I’m going to move him around to some different...

Vince Carter says he could compete in 2017 NBA Dunk Contest
He's not ruling it out. There are more wild dreams out there than the possibility of 39-year-old Vince Carter coming back to compete in the...

Memphis Grizzlies 2016-2017 Player Previews: Vince Carter
Vince Carter looked so done as the calendar rolled over to 2016 that the Bleacher Report wrote a depressingly on-the-nose article bemoaning the end of...

Video: 39-Year-Old Vince Carter Throws Down Windmill Dunk
Vince Carter will turn 40 years old in January, and he still has more bounce than half the League. They don’t call him Half Amazing...

Vince Carter admits he rewatches epic 2000 Slam Dunk Contest
Athletes, they're just like the rest of us. In Vince Carter's case, that's true when it comes to reliving one of the greatest moments of...

Vince Carter's Embassy of Hope Foundation honors community leaders
Vince Carter’s Embassy of Hope Foundation recently awarded L. Gale Lemerand and Joe Petrock the Embassy of Hope Foundation Hall of Fame Award at the...

Video: Vince Carter's Top Olympic plays
A countdown of Vince Carter's top 10 plays with Team USA. Relive highlights from the 2000 Olympics (no highlights made it in here from '04)...

Vince Carter Hopes to Play Two More Seasons
Vince Carter continues his NBA career at 39, many years removed from when he was one of the game's most explosive dunkers and best wing...

Valuing Vince: What is Carter’s Future with the Memphis Grizzlies?
For the 39 year old Vince Carter, though? Father Time is probably knocking at the door. It is hard to envision a scenario under which...

Former Tar Heel Harrison Barnes looks to bounce back in Rio
For the first time since the prime days of Vince Carter, a Tar Heel will take the court for the United States men’s basketball team:...

Local legend, NBA star Vince Carter approaches 40 with a 2-year plan
Ever since leading the Mainland Bucs to the 1995 state title and winning Florida’s “Mr. Basketball” award, Vince Carter has continued collecting accolades and the...

Vince Carter remembers the greatest Olympic dunk ever
Forget the high jump; 16 years ago at the Sydney Olympics, it was USA Basketball star Vince Carter who proved to be the greatest leaper...

Roy Williams on knee pain: ‘It’s going to be better’
Roy Williams joined UNC alum Vince Carter on an NBA Summer League broadcast over the weekend, and discussed his knee health and what that means...

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