Grizzlies boost perimeter look with Vince Carter signing
JUL 12, 10:31a ET | Staff
Rotowire: May 22 / 9:52a ET
News: Carter averaged 5.8 points (33.3 FG, 29.7 3Pt, 78.9 FT), 2.0 rebounds, 1.2 assists, 0.7 steals and 0.2 blocks in 17 minutes per game during 66 regular season games in 2014-15.
Impact: In 11 playoff games he averaged 6.3 points (40.3 FG, 25.0 3Pt, 88.9 FT), 4.3 rebounds, 1.0 assist, 0.6 steals and 0.2 blocks in 18 minutes per game. Carter began the regular season at less than 100 percent following offseason ankle surgery and suffered a torn tendon in late January on his way to career lows in minutes, shot attempts per game, field goal percentage, rebounds per game and assists per game. The 38-year-old veteran is on the Grizzlies' books for $4.1 million in 2015-16.