Vince Carter, Kings Agree To One-Year Contract Worth $8 Million

Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph reaches for the ball during the second half against the San Antonio Spurs in Game 3 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series in Memphis Tenn. A person with knowledg

Free agent Vince Carter has agreed to a one-year, $8M deal with Sacramento, agents Kurt Schoeppler and Jim Tanner tell ESPN.

Carter has never played in an NBA Finals, and that probably won't change for at least another season.

Many thought that Carter might join a title contender, allowing him to be a bench piece and role player, but Carter instead is joining a Sacramento Kings team that is a mixture of young and old.

Carter gives the Kings an experienced player who can provide minutes at small forward.

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Carter ranks 22nd on the league's all-time scoring list with 24,555 career points.

For his career, Carter is averaging 18.2 points, 4.6 rebounds and 3.3 assists.

The addition of Carter comes the same week that Sacramento signed veterans George Hill and Zach Randolph.

The Kings also have a deal in place with Serbian star Bogdan Bogdanovic (three years, $27 million), a shooting guard whose draft rights the Kings acquired last year in a trade with Phoenix.

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