Advertisement
Advertisement

Report: Vince Carter would consider HEAT in free agency

Advertisement

Jacari McRae | June 7th, 2019

Fresh off of playing in his 21st season, Atlanta Hawks free agent guard Vince Carter is giving it one more season. Appearing on ESPN’s “The Jump” on Wednesday, the 42-year-old veteran announced that his plans to retire after next season. Once he signs a new deal with a team, he’ll become the first player in NBA history to play in 22 NBA seasons.

“I’ve got one more in me,” Carter said on the show. “One more run.”

 

According to Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald, Carter would consider signing with the Heat, should they be interested. Next month, the Miami Heat will look at plenty of options to fill the Dwyane Wade role, or at least try. It’ll be very difficult. In his last season, Wade finished with 15.0 points, 4.2 rebounds and 4.0 assists per game as a Heat reserve.

At this point in his career, Carter is not averaging 15 points a night. However, he will provide depth and veteran leadership for the Heat, especially with Wade retired and possibly Udonis Haslem as well. Haslem has yet to make a decision on his NBA future.

Advertisement

Carter has played for eight different teams in over two decades. This season with the Atlanta Hawks, he averaged 7.4 points on 42 percent shooting from the field.

Questions and comments?
thescorecrowsports@gmail.com

Follow Us on Twitter @thescorecrow
Follow Us on Reddit at u/TheScorecrow
Follow Us on Facebook at The Scorecrow
Follow Us on Instagram at The Scorecrow

Follow Jacari McRae on Twitter @JMcRae23

Advertisement

Main Image Credit:  [getty src=”1079457024″ width=”594″ height=”396″ tld=”com”]

Advertisement

Check us out on our socials:   
Twitter: @PTSTNews and @TalkPrimeTime
Facebook Page: Prime Time Sports Talk
Join our Facebook Group: Prime Time Sports Talk 
Instagram: @primetimesportstalk

Advertisement

Share this:

NBA Finals: Dallas Mavericks, Jason Kidd
Latest News

Awkward Moments of the 2024 NBA Finals

Before the NBA Finals began, people already realized that it would be all about Kyrie Irving, who plays for Dallas, facing his former team. That was immediately followed by the thought of Boston’s Kristaps Porzingis playing against his old squad, too.

Read More
Advertisement
Browse by Category:
Advertisement
Advertisement

Visit ChiefsBlitz.com for
hard-hitting KC Chiefs coverage.