Vince Carter Signs 1-Year, $8 Million Deal With Sacramento Kings

08 July, 2017, 00:28 | Author: Brian Mcdaniel
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The report was confirmed to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski by Carter's agents.

Carter signed on for a 20th National Basketball Association season Thursday, agreeing to a 1-year $8 million contract with the Sacramento Kings. After struggling with nagging ankle injuries the previous two seasons, Carter played a key role for the Grizzlies in 2016-17, averaging 8.0 points and 3.1 rebounds in 24.6 minutes per game.

Carter, 40, had previously experessed interest in joining a contender such as the Golden State Warriors.

But for how much experience he brings to a young Kings roster, Carter's fit on the court makes sense for numerous reasons as well.

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Sacramento represents the seventh different team Carter has played for throughout his time in the league.

Carter earned a 0.6 nERD in 73 games last season.

Source confirms Vince Carter's one-year deal with Sacramento Kings. Whether that goes for players they could sign to two-way contracts remains to be seen.

Vince is heading to a new team.

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