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Vince Carter Net Worth

Updated January 2, 2020
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How much is Vince Carter worth? $100 million

How did Vince Carter earn his money and wealth?

Vince Carter was born on January 26, 1977, at Daytona Beach, Florida. He is an American basketball player for the Sacramento Kings of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is 6 feet 6 inches (1.98 m) tall and performs as both a shooting guard and small forward. Carter is one of only seven people ever to play at least 20 seasons in the NBA. A secondary university McDonald’s All-American, Carter played for three years at the University of North Carolina. While there, he twice was the Final Four of the NCAA Tournament before being chosen as the fifth overall in the 1998 NBA set up by the Golden State Warriors, who traded him to the Toronto Raptors. 1999 NBA Rookie of the Year Award and Slam Dunk Contest at the 2000 NBA All-Star Weekend was won by him. That summer, he represented the United States in the Summer Olympics and successfully won a gold medal.

Carter appeared as a celebrity in Toronto, and entertained the crowd with his wonderful capability and slam dunks. He earned him nicknames such as “Vinsanity”, “Air Canada”, and “Half-Man, Half-Amazing”. December 2004 marked the date when he was traded to the New Jersey Nets, where he continued to put up big figures and was thereafter, on June 2009,  traded to the Orlando Magic. He was traded to the Phoenix Suns in December 2010. In 2011 he joined the Dallas Mavericks and the Memphis Grizzlies in 2014. In 2017, he teamed with the Kings. He was identified in 2000 as Child Advocate of the Year by the Children’s Home Society and obtained the Florida Governor’s Points of Light award in 2007 for his philanthropy in his home state. Carter was traded along with Ryan Anderson, to the Orlando Magic in return for Rafer Alston, Tony Battie and Courtney Lee on June 25, 2009. Orlando expected Carter would offer middle Dwight Howard with a perimeter scorer who can make his own shot—something the Miracle was missing in dropping the NBA Finals to the Los Angeles Lakers. On December 18, 2010, Carter was obtained by the Phoenix Suns in a six-player business with the Miracle. On January 17, 2011, Carter documented 29 rebounds in a 129–121 win over the New York Knicks.

On December 12, 2011, Carter finalized a three-year agreement with the Dallas Mavericks. On February 13, 2013, in a 123–100 win over the Sacramento Kings, Carter obtained 26 points to beat Larry Bird on the NBA’s profession reviewing record, moving him into 29th place. Prior to the 2013–14 year, Carter recognized himself as the Mavericks’ 6th man, after Jason Terry left.

Carter managed to bring up his professional total to 23,010 factors, thus becoming the 27th NBA person to move the 23,000-point indicate with a 3-pointer with 2:17 left in the third quarter on March 16, 2014 against the Oklahoma City Thunder. On July 12, 2014, Carter finalized a multi-year deal with the Memphis Grizzlies. Carter showed up in just one of the Grizzlies’ first 12 games of the 2015–16 year. On February 24, 2016, with nine points obtained against the Los Angeles Lakers, Carter passed Charles Barkley (23,757) for 24th in profession factors obtained.

On Nov 1, 2016, Carter took part in his 1,278th NBA game, attaching him with A. C. Green for 25th on the NBA’s professional record. He also became the 24th player in NBA history to exceed 24,000 profession factors. July 10, 2017, Carter finalized a one-year, $8 million agreement with the Sacramento Kings.

What are some of the career highlights of Vince Carter?

  1.      NBA All-Star selection (2000–07)
  2.      Olympic gold medal (2000)
  3.      NBA Rookie of the Year Award (1999)
  4.      The Sporting News NBA Rookie of the Year (1999)
  5.      All-NBA:
  6.       Second Team (2001)
  7.      Third Team (2000)
  8.      NBA Slam Dunk Champion (2000)
  9.      NBA All-Rookie First Team (1999)
  10.      Twyman–Stokes Teammate of the Year Award (2016)

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