Vince Carter has signed a one-year, $8 million deal with the Sacramento Kings, a source told ABC10's Sean Cunningham.
The 40-year-old, who's played for the Memphis Grizzlies since 2014, will now reunite with former coach Dave Joerger in Sacramento after playing for the him in Memphis from 2014-16.
Carter averaged 8.0 points, 3.1 rebounds and 1.8 assists last season in 24.7 minutes per game. The oldest active player in the NBA is expected to provide a much-needed role as mentor for the Kings' younger players.
ESPN first reported the deal between Carter and the Kings.
Source confirms Vince Carter's one-year deal with Sacramento Kings. The 40-year-old can still play at high level. Great mentor for youth— Sean Cunningham (@SeanCunningham) July 7, 2017