Vince Carter is a man of incredible talent! He is a very famous professional basketball player who gives good performance, owns impressive skills and possesses excellent playing style. He is also extensively admired for his slam dunks and good leaping ability. Currently, he is playing for Atlanta Hawks of NBA and plays as a shooting guard/forward in the game.
Vince Carter’s birthdate is. January 26, 1977, and his place of birth is Daytona Beach, Florida. His full birth name is Vincent Lamar Carter Jr. and he has got “Vinsanity”, “Air Canada”, “Half-Man, Half-Amazing” as his nicknames.
He has huge fan following and has won numerous hearts by his brilliant performance. He is rewarded with many awards and honors that further highlight his hard work and talent.
Vince Carter Family
The parents of Vince Carter are Vincent Carter Sr. and Michelle and they divorced when Cater turned seven. His has three siblings (Alicia Scott, Chris Carter, Jeff Scott). He has a daughter (Kai Michelle Carter) from his ex-wife, Ellen Rucker.
Vince Carter Education
As far as the details of his education is concerned, he is a graduate of Mainland High School. Then he studied University of North Carolina where he appeared as a talented basketball player and received much appreciation for his skills.
Vince Carter Career
Vince Carter began his professional career from Toronto Raptors in 1998 and played for it till 2004. Then he joined New Jersey Nets and Orlando Magic from 2004-2009 and 2009-2010 respectively.
After that, he played for Phoenix Suns from 2010-2011, Dallas Mavericks from 2011-2014, Memphis Grizzlies from 2014-2017, and Sacramento Kings from 2017-2018. Currently, he is playing for Atlanta Hawks of NBA and is a part of this team since 2018.
His professional journey bears much shine in it as he has earned many achievements that beautify his career even more. Some of these achievements are mentioned below:
- He was NBA All-Star in 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, and 2007.
- He earned All-NBA Second Team in 2001.
- He earned All-NBA Third Team in the year 2000.
- In 1999, he was NBA Rookie of the Year.
- He earned NBA All-Rookie First Team in 1999.
- He was NBA Slam Dunk Contest champion in the year 2000.
- He earned Twyman-Stokes Teammate of the Year in 2016.
- He received Consensus second-team All-American in 1998.
- He was Florida Mr. Basketball in 1995.
Vince Carter Net Worth
Some websites have reported that Vince Carter has an estimated net worth around $60 million and some have also reported it to be $100 million.
Vince Carter Basketball Shoes
- Nike Shox BB4.
- Nike Air Max Dominate.
- Nike Shox VC 5.