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Vince Carter makes it a priority to come back to Daytona Beach to host basketball camp
Vince Carter has transformed the landscape of basketball in Central Florida, single handedly put Volusia County on the college recruiting radar and is one to...

Grizzlies' Vince Carter second in NBA's Teammate of the Year voting
Grizzlies guard Vince Carter finished second in voting for the NBA’s 2014-15 Twyman-Stokes Teammate of the Year Award. San Antonio Spurs big man Tim Duncan...

Vince Carter returns to Daytona for reunion of '95 high school state champs
Twenty years could have been 20 minutes judging by the laughter coming from the table full of former Daytona Beach Mainland High basketball players. Vince...

Vince Carter working hard to keep up with the kids
Vince Carter spent Tuesday morning shuffling around the Mainland High Gym trying to keep up with the youngsters who packed the house for his annual...

Vince Carter working hard to keep up with the kids
Vince Carter spent Tuesday morning shuffling around the Mainland High Gym trying to keep up with the youngsters who packed the house for his annual...

Vince Carter literally freezing body for preservation
There's only one way to keep Vince Carter's body in the condition needed to play professional basketball these days: freezing him from shoulder-to-toe. Vince, you...

Video: Is J.P. Tokoto Among the Legendary UNC Dunkers?
Just before the 2015 NBA Draft, former UNC and now Philadelphia 76ers high-flier J.P. Tokoto said that a dunk contest with fellow Tar Heel Vince...

The Old and New Guard of Pro Tar Heels
A nice moment after Harrison Barnes' Golden State Warriors eliminated Vince Carter's Memphis Grizzlies in the NBA Playoffs. Vince Carter left UNC in 1998, Harrison...

Guarded by Father Time, Vince Carter seeks first NBA title
As Vince Carter sat down at his locker Tuesday, he was handed two towels by Memphis teammate Kosta Koufos. “One for half-man, one for half-amazing,”...

Top Ten Greatest NBA Playoff Performances By Former Tar Heels
The NBA Playoffs have been fun to watch this year, in part because there is no shortage of UNC alumni playing postseason basketball. Whether it’s...

Vince Carter's putback dunk will make you immediately nostalgic for 1998
Vince Carter is the greatest dunker in NBA history -- and if you're foolish enough to dispute this, we present legendary YouTube video "Vince Carter's...

Vince Carter, stardom behind him, still proud, still contributing in NBA at age 38
Vince Carter is explaining why he signed with the Grizzlies last summer, and he cites the vague “opportunity.” Opportunity to win his first championship? Opportunity...

NBA journey has had many flights for Vince Carter
At 38, Vince Carter has never been less influential statistically or athletically. And at the same time, in his 17 NBA seasons, he has never...

At 38, Vince Carter Drifts to the 3-Point Line and Reinvents Himself
If Vince Carter is self-conscious about going gray at 38, it is one of the rare instances in which he has fought the slow toll...

Jay Williams Misremembers Playing UNC-Duke Game Against Vince Carter
Jay Williams attempted to explain the experience of playing in a Duke-UNC rivalry game to ESPN's audience Wednesday night, though in his attempt to name-drop...

Is Vince Carter a Hall of Famer?
Thursday is the 15th anniversary of Vince Carter winning the 2000 Slam Dunk Contest. While the performance was legendary, is his career worthy of Hall...

Vince Carter: The greatest dunker ever (video)
Vince Carter cast a spell on every basketball fan at the 2000 slam-dunk contest. Amin Elhassan shares his memories of it 15 years later...

Reflections from Dean Smith's last team
North Carolina started off Dean Smith's final season as head coach making a dubious kind of history. During the 1996-97 season, the Tar Heels began...

The night Vinsanity was born
Vince Carter's 2000 dunk contest performance was almost mythical. Fifteen years later, he walks us through the magic...

Vince Carter: Dean Smith didn't like the limelight (video)
The Dan Patrick Show: Vince Carter joins the show to discuss if he ever felt bad dunking on anyone throughout his career, how he was...

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