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Eight-time All-Star Vince Carter adjusts to sixth-man role with Mavs
There is a generation of fans young enough not to remember Vince Carter as one of the NBA’s most exciting players. His dunk over French...

Tar Heels In NBA Playoffs Compilation
San Antonio Spurs vs. Dallas Mavericks: This might be the marquee Tar Heel series of the first round. The Spurs will start Danny Green, who...

Vince Carter passes Elgin Baylor on NBA's all-time scoring list
Passing Elgin Baylor on the NBA’s all-time scoring list wasn’t even the last thing on Vince Carter’s mind when he arrived at Sleep Train Arena...

Vince Carter wants to re-sign with Mavericks, thinks he’s earned it (he has)
Vince Carter has been a real value for Dallas this season — 12.1 points a game shooting 39.3 percent from three, playing more than 24...

Vince Carter's effect on the rise of Canadian basketball talent
The biggest impact on the Toronto kids wasn't Canadian Steve Nash. Instead it was the best and most dynamic player in Raptors history. "Vince Carter...

Tar Heels In The NBA Update
On Saturday night, Tyler Zeller posted a career-high 23 points on 10-of-16 shooting from the field while also adding six rebounds As Vince Carter has...

How high can Brandan Wright fly?
Vince Carter, who caught a bunch of sky-high alley-oops during his Half-Man, Half-Amazing days, had a great view of the under-handed, way-over-the-rim lob pass Devin...

Well-Heeled NBA, Thanks To Ex-UNC Standouts
The Dallas Mavericks? With three former UNC basketball standouts on its roster, perhaps the NBA team should be called the Dallas Tar Heels. Along with...

Vince Carter: 'I have a couple of years left'
Vince Carter believes he has at least a couple of quality NBA seasons left in his old legs. At 37 years old in his 16th...

Ex-Heel David Neal Excels As Apex Coach
David Neal, now the boys basketball coach at Apex High, had such highlights at UNC as drilling a three-pointer vs. Tim Duncan’s Wake Forest squad,...

Tar Heels In The NBA Update
Over Vince Carter's last five games, the veteran is lighting it up from three-point range shooting at a 51.4 percent clip while averaging 18.8 points...

Sophomore Stars
The 2012 recruiting class came in quietly. All four players were four-star recruits and there was little excitement beyond the over-hyped legend that J.P. Tokoto...

Vince Carter’s transition to sixth man (of the year?) appears to be complete
Vince Carter has been on a serious sizzle of late. His points per minute are off the charts and he’s piled up some impressive overall...

Video: Vince Carter 2000 NBA Dunk Contest
Due to the poor reviews of the 2014 NBA Dunk Contest, let's look back to the year 2000 when former Tar Heel Vince Carter showed...

Veteran Vince Carter masters test of time
Watching Vince Carter now, at age 37, one cannot help but flash back. He remains a solid reserve for the Dallas Mavericks, with the potential...

Vince Carter's hoop legacy in Canada
The 2000 NBA Slam Dunk Contest ended shortly before midnight, Feb. 12, on the East Coast, and so, too, then did a new life begin...

Vince Carter, the savior the dunk contest needed
The dunk contest was on life support in 2000. Then, Vinsanity revived it. To understand what Vince Carter meant to the dunk contest, you have...

Ranking all 23 NBA Slam Dunk Contest champions
1. Michael Jordan, Chicago Bulls (1987, 1988): “Air” Jordan was an aerial artist who transcended the act of putting a ball through a rim. 4...

Lucas: Happy Anniversary
There really should be some consideration given to making Feb. 5 a national holiday. It's the anniversary of not one, but two, of the biggest...

Tar Heels In The NBA Update
Vince Carter isn't the prolific scorer he was in the early 2000's, but the veteran is still a productive player for the Dallas Mavericks. Carter...

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