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Barn Burner Exclusive: Vince Carter In Talks With The Toronto Raptors About A Return

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Barn Burner has learned that Vince Carter is in talks with the Toronto Raptors to return and close out his career with the organization.

Carter was drafted by the Golden State Warriors with the fifth overall pick in the 1998 NBA draft. He was traded to the Toronto Raptors for the fourth overall pick, where he went on to play his first seven seasons.

Carter, now 41 years old, averaged 24.3 points per game for the Raptors. He was a five-time NBA All-Star with the organization, before being traded to the New Jersey Nets in 2004. 

Carter also played in Orlando, Phoenix, Dallas, Memphis and most recently, Sacramento. In April, he noted that he planned on returning next season.

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