|Real Name/Full Name||Vincent Lamar Carter Jr.|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Vince Carter|
|Birth Place:||Daytona Beach, Florida, United States|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||26 January 1977|
|Age/How Old:||44 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 198 cm In Feet and Inches – 6′ 6″|
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 100 Kg
In Pounds – 220 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father – Vince Carter Sr.
Mother – Michelle Carter
|Siblings:||Chris Carter, Alicia Scott, Jeff Scott|
|School:||Mainland (Daytona Beach)|
|College:||North Carolina (1995-1998)|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Ellen Rucker (m. 2004–2006)|
|Kids/Children Name:||Kai Michelle Carter|
|Profession:||Former Basketball Player|
|Net Worth:||$120 Million|
|Last Updated:||October 2021|
Vince Carter is widely recognized as one of the greatest Slam Dunker by the ‘National Basketball Association.’ During his basketball career, he got many nicknames such as “Vinsanity,” “Air Canada,” and “Half Man Half Amazing.” He also serves as a basketball analyst in Entertainment and Sports Programming Network [ESPN].
Well, how well do you know about Vince Carter? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Vince Carter’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Vince Carter to date.
Biography and Early Life:
Vincent Carter was born on the 26th of January 1977. His childhood was spent in Daytona Beach, Florida. Michelle Carter and Vince Carter Sr. were his parents. They got separated when he was seven years old. When he was studying in Mainland High School, he was a player on the football team, followed by the basketball team. He was the captain of the basketball team. He won the award “McDonald’s All-American” He became so popular over the years, that he was contacted by 77 different ‘NCAA Division I’ schools. But he chose North Carolina over Florida.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Vince Carter in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Vince Carter’s age is 44 years old as of today’s date 20th October 2021 having been born on 26 January 1977. Though, he is 6′ 6″ in feet and inches and 198 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 220 lbs in Pound and 100kg in Kilograms.
Carter was schooled in Mainland High School situated in Florida. In his sixth grade, he won the “McDonald’s All-American” award. After completing high school, he joined the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He played for three various seasons in basketball for his college.
In the 1997-98 session, he was a coach of “six starters,” which presented many famous former basketball players. He was also actively participating in the “ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament” and won quite several titles as well. Apart from basketball, he graduated college with a degree in “African-American Studies”.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Considering the personal life of Vincent Carter, he is currently separated. Beforehand, he was married to Ellen Rucker. They got married in July 2004, but due to personal causes, they got divorced after two years. A daughter was born to them whose name is Kai Michelle Carter. She was born on 1st July 2005.
Talking of smoking and drinking habits, Vince didn’t have such habits. He didn’t consume them on a regular basis.
Is Vince Carter Gay?
No, Vince Carter is not Gay. He was married to Ellen Rucker from 2004 to 2006. Thus, it is evident that he has an interest only in women.
An exhilarating Basketball player and an amazing coach, Vincent Carter plays an active role in the National Basketball Association. His official career started when he was pursuing his graduation. He has several hits on the basketball court since 1998. He played on behalf of the “Toronto Raptors” team till 2004. After that, he signed up for a ‘4-year contract’ with ‘Nets.’ He later played for the team ‘Orlando Magic’ in 2009. His next team was ‘Phoenix Suns.’ He has been playing for the team ‘Memphis Grizzlies’ starting from the summer of 2014.
Vince Carter is the one and only player in the National Basketball Association history who has played for four different decades. He has been selected eight times in ‘NBA All-star selection.’ Has achieved an Olympic gold medal in the year 2000. Also, he was ‘NBA Slam Dunk’ champion in 2000. He made the highest of 20 field goals in his career. He has also achieved the “Twyman–Stokes Teammate of the Year Award” in the year 2016. And is a recent add up is the “NBA Sportsmanship Award” in the year 2020.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Vince Carter in 2021
As of 2021, his estimated net worth is $120 Million. He has signed huge contracts worth Five hundred million dollars for playing in several Basketball teams. Recently he sold a restaurant which he brought for himself in Florida for a good bargain.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- He has been hosting notable charity works in his own foundation, “Embassy of Hope.” They organize many events and award shows in support of it
- He owned a restaurant in Daytona Beach. It was mostly run by his mother, Michelle Carter.
The greatest dunker of all the time, Vincent Carter, had a huge basketball fan base. Apart from a talented player, he served as a mature coach as well. Gradually, he became a very dominant and professional player among the others. He flooded the ‘National Basketball Association’ with many awards and track records. A list won’t suffice the number of records he has set.