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Vincent Lamar “Vince” Carter, better known as Vince Carter, is an American basketball player and one of the biggest names in NBA, who currently plays for Dallas Maverick team of the NBA. Vince Carter has an estimated net worth of $60 million. His annual salary is $16 million and additionally he earns $5 million in endorsements every year. One of the biggest investments in Carter’s net worth was his contract with the Toronto Raptors for six years for a sum of $90 million. Moreover, in year 2007 Carter signed a $62 million contract with the New Jersey Nets for 4 years.

Vince Carter Net Worth $60 Million

Vincent Carter was born on January 26, 1977, in Daytona Beach, Florida. He attended Mainland High School there and played basketball in college under Dean Smith and Bill Guthridge – he was accepted into the University of North Carolina after school. Then no one could know how rich is Vince Carter going to be, but it was obvious that he would do well with basketball and NBA, as his amazing talent was already noticed. He played three seasons at the University of North Carolina before he was selected to play for the Golden State Warriors in the first round of the NBA Draft in 1995. Of course, this contract added some amount of money to Vince Carter’s net worth. However, after 3 years he was traded to the Toronto Raptors. Then Carter played for the Raptors until 2004. Carter’s next step to increase his net worth was successfully playing for the New Jersey Nets until the 2008-2009 season. After that Vince spent two years playing for the Orlando Magic, but then in 2011 he joined Mavericks.

Vince Carter is an eight-time NBA All-Star, moreover, he was one of three people in the world who led the NBA All-Star Game fan voting more than three times. He also won an Olympic gold medal in 2000. Of course, his basketball career has brought simply huge sums to Vince Carter’s net worth, so the NBA star founded the Embassy of Hope Foundation. In year 2007 Carter received an award for philanthropy in his home state.

Vince Carter earned most of his net worth not only because of his basketball career, but also thanks to his appearances in some TV shows, video games and films. For example, in 2004 Carter appeared on the NBA Live cover. Two years earlier he had a role in the movie called “Like Mike” directed by John Schultz. This film was produced by NBA Productions – as we can see, even Carter’s acting career is usually associated with his main passion in life – basketball.

Vince Carter married his wife Ellen Rucker in 2004, but the couple divorced after 2 years. Together they had one daughter, Kai Michelle Carter. She was born on June 1, 2005.

Because of his fascinating career today Carter has a big variety of different nicknames in basketball. The most known are “Air Canada” and “Half-Man, Half-Amazing”.

Quick Facts

Birth date: January 26, 1977
Birth place: Daytona Beach, Florida, United States
Height:6 ft 5 in (1.98 m)
Weight:220 lbs (100 kg)
Profession:Basketball player, Athlete
Education:University of North Carolina, Mainland High School
Nationality:American
Spouse:Ellen Rucker (m. 2004–2006)
Awards:NBA All-Star, Olympic gold medalist (2000)
Nominations:NBA All-Star (2000–2007), All-NBA Second Team (2001), NBA Rookie of the Year (1999), NBA All-Rookie First Team (1999), NBA Slam Dunk Contest champion (2000)
Movies:"Like Mike" (2002), "Fabolous" (2002), "Moesha" (1999)
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Currently playing for the New Jersey Nets [November 2005]
2Traded to the Orlando Magic. [June 2009]
3Toronto Raptors All-Time Personal Fouls Leader (1,188).
4Toronto Raptors All-Time Turnovers Leader (928).
5Toronto Raptors All-Time Blocked Shots Leader (415).
6Toronto Raptors All-Time Free Throws Attempted Leader (2,277).
7Toronto Raptors All-Time Free Throws Leader (1,784).
8Toronto Raptors All-Time 3-Point Field Goals Attempted Leader (1,445).
9Toronto Raptors All-Time 3-Point Field Goals Leader (554).
10Toronto Raptors All-Time Field Goals Attempted Leader (7,944).
11Toronto Raptors All-Time Field Goals Leader (3,541).
12Toronto Raptors All-Time Minutes Played Leader (15,114).
13Toronto Raptors All-Time Points Leader (9,420).
14Named a "Goodwill Ambassador" by Big Brothers/Big Sisters of America
15Played the saxophone and was a drum major in his high school band
16Selected to the 1995 USA Junior National Team which played in the World Championships.
17Received a scholarship offer for music to Bethune-Cookman
18His brother-in-law is Antawn Jamison of the Washington Wizards
19The cousin of NBA Star Tracy McGrady.
20Daughter Kai Michelle Carter was born in June 2005
21Traded by the Raptors to the New Jersey Nets for Alonzo Mourning, Aaron Williams, Eric Williams and two First Round draft picks on December 17, 2004.


Quotes

#Quote
1When asked if he pushed himself as hard as he should have in Toronto: "In years past, no. I was fortunate to have the talent... you get spoiled when you're able to do a lot of things. You see that you don't have to work at it."
2I just enjoy playing and having a good time. Of course, people love to see the dunks and I'm just crazy enough to try the things they want to see.


Filmography

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
La journaliste2012VideoAnna's Orgy Partner
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2003TV Series

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mike & Mike2015TV SeriesHimself - Memphis Grizzlies
Le grand journal de Canal+2008TV Series documentaryHimself
Count on Sports2008Video shortHimself
Rome Is Burning2007TV SeriesHimself
ESPN 25: Who's #1?2007TV Series documentaryHimself
CenterStage2005TV Series documentaryHimself
2003 NBA All-Star Game2003TV MovieHimself
Like Mike2002Himself
2nd Annual BET Awards2002TV Movie documentaryHimself
WWF Raw2001TV SeriesHimself - Audience Member
Luke's Freakshow, Vol. 3: Cancun 19992001Video documentaryHimself
2001 NBA All-Star Game2001TV MovieHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2000TV SeriesHimself
2000 NBA All-Star Game2000TV MovieHimself
Moesha1999TV SeriesHimself
The 1999 Source Hip-Hop Music Awards1999TV SpecialHimself
SportsFigures1995TV Series documentaryHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
30 for 302012TV Series documentaryHimself

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