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Vince Carter says he’s not planning to retire
Half Man, Half Bionic? Eight-time All-Star Vince Carter may pushing 39 years of age, but apparently that’s not stopping him from giving this whole basketball...

Michael Jordan, Other Former UNC Stars To Attend Tonight’s Title Game
It looks like some former UNC stars will be on-hand to take the national championship game. Harrison Barnes reportedly claims that Michael Jordan will be...

Vince Carter realizes NBA dream of being more than just a dunker
Oh those many years ago, when Vince Carter would profess his desire to be more than a dunker, there were those who would roll their...

Audio: Vince Carter - UNC needs to “stay the course”
Memphis Grizzlies wing and former UNC star Vince Carter joined The David Glenn Show this week to talk about the Tar Heels’ upcoming trip to...

Video: Vince Carter's Best Missed Dunk Of All Time
Vince Carter dunks have been known to bring down the house, but one that never happened just might be among his best. In his final...

Audio: Antawn Jamison’s biggest regret is not winning a national title at UNC
Former UNC star Antawn Jamison recently discussed his thoughts on this year’s Tar Heel team, his relation with Vince Carter and memories of the ACC...

The longevity of Vince Carter
Vince Carter seemed an unlikely candidate to last in the NBA while approaching 40. Kobe Bryant is retiring after this season and he’s 18 months...

Vince Carter served as source of motivation for Lakers’ Kobe Bryant
They played together on the AAU circuit. They have remained two of the last few players still standing among their contemporaries. And they became linked...

The 2016 dunk contest was so good, Vince Carter actually watched it
Vince Carter is the biggest star the Toronto Raptors have ever produced, but he was nowhere to be found last week at All-Star weekend. It...

Vince Carter at peace with role as Grizzlies' senior statesman
“I remember my second practice, right here,” Vince Carter said on Saturday, extending his arm to the practice court at the Air Canada Centre. “Charles...

Video: UNC vs. Duke - Best Dunks All-Time
North Carolina vs. Duke: The best dunks from college basketball's best rivalry including iconic dunks from Vince Carter, Dahntay Jones, Jerry Stackhouse and more!...

The North's Jordan: The Legacy of Vince Carter
It’s been 15 years since the miss, 16 years since Vincent Lamar Carter won the dunk contest, and nearly 12 years since he was traded...

Vince Carter: The Lion in Winter
Vince Carter is 38 years old, but here on the court, alone with his basketball, he suddenly looks like the Vince of old. He drives...

In One Unexpected Way, Vince Carter Surpassed Michael Jordan
Vince Carter was one of those unfortunate souls who arrived in the NBA at a time when he and other high-flying wing players tried to...

How Vinsanity nearly never was
Canadian basketball was an afterthought. For years, The North had little juice, hoops-wise, with the exception of a Victoria, BC native with a swashbuckling game...

Vince Carter put Toronto Raptors on map at 2000 all-star game weekend
For the first half-decade of their existence, the Toronto Raptors were little more than an NBA afterthought, a new team few cared about, playing in...

Vinsanity Turns Back The Clock In Dunk Showcase
It's been 16 years since Vince Carter won the NBA Slam Dunk Contest. The man once known as "Air Canada" is now 39 years old,...

Six Tar Heels make ESPN's top 100 NBA players
ESPN ranked the 100 top NBA players of all time and six North Carolina players made the list. #1 - Michael Jordan (UNC: 1981–1984), #43...

Video: Vince Carter's Ultimate Toronto Raptors Mixtape
The NBA has put together quite an impressive highlight reel of former Tar Heel Vince Carter, arguably the greatest dunker of all time, during his...

Vince Carter helping Grizzlies, hopes to get 20 years in NBA
Vince Carter is sometimes taken aback. There have been times this season when opposing teams and fans on the road have paid homage to his...

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