Vince Carter Not Done Yet, Planning To Return For 22nd NBA Season


Vince Carter nonetheless has some juice left within the tank, and he isn’t fairly prepared to hold up his Nike Shox BB4s simply but.

As Carter’s 21st NBA season winds down, the 42-year previous future Hall of Famer not too long ago defined that he feels he has not less than yet one more 12 months in him.

Vince Carter Not Done Yet, Planning To Return For 22nd NBA Season

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“I feel I might stretch it out yet one more,” V.C. stated on ESPN’s Pardon The Interruption on Thursday. “At the top of the 12 months, I normally assess from high to backside to see how I am feeling. And clearly alternative, when the cellphone name rings and groups present curiosity, that is a great factor.”

“Me personally, I feel I might give it one other 12 months so why not?” Carter added. “We’ll see what occurs.”

Carter, who signed a one-year cope with the Atlanta Hawks final offseason, is ready to grow to be an unrestricted free agent this Summer which might enable him the chance to return to the Toronto Raptors for one remaining farewell tour. 

The Raptors chosen Carter out of UNC with the fifth general decide within the 1998 NBA Draft, and he has beforehand mentioned reuniting with the staff earlier than he calls it quits. “It’ll occur at some point; it is speculated to occur,” Carter had said again in 2017.

In 61 video games with the Hawks this season, V.C. is averaging 7.1 factors on 43.6% taking pictures with 2.5 rebounds in 16.6 minutes of motion per evening.