The W
Views: 101420980
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
18.12.07 2201
The 7 - Basketball - Vince Carter admits to being lazy in Toronto
This thread has 101 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
(404 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (3 total)
Kawshen
Liverwurst
Level: 69

Posts: 903/1201
EXP: 2863514
For next: 6244

Since: 2.1.02
From: Bronx, NY

Since last post: 2015 days
Last activity: 275 days
AIM:  
#1 Posted on 7.1.05 2023.17
Reposted on: 7.1.12 2023.38
http://www.thestar.com/NASApp/cs/ContentServer?pagename=thestar/Layout/Article_Type1&c=Article&cid=1105111269370&call_pageid=969907729483&col=970081562040&DPL=IvsNDS%2f7ChAX&tacodalogin=yes

In his interview Thursday night with analyst John Thompson carter was asked if he pushed himself as hard as he should have in Toronto.

"In years past, no," said Carter, now a member of the New Jersey Nets. "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.

"Now, with the all the injuries, I have to work harder. I'm a little hungrier. Getting a fresh start has made me want to attack the basket."

Carters is posting big numbers in New Jersey since the trade averaging 22.5 points in 40.3 minutes. A statistic that is not sitting well with many Raptor fans who saw a slower, oft-injured Carter score 15.9 points in 30.4 minutes before the trade.

============================================

Well, both him AND his cousin will be booed out of TO. That just isn't cool.
Promote this thread!
BOSsportsfan34
Pepperoni
Level: 66

Posts: 580/1097
EXP: 2401477
For next: 60387

Since: 2.1.03
From: MA

Since last post: 105 days
Last activity: 2 days
AIM:  
Y!:
#2 Posted on 7.1.05 2152.19
Reposted on: 7.1.12 2153.05
Wow. Collects max money to mail it in because he's unhappy. What a fucking douchebag.

EDIT: Looks like some of his former teammates in Toronto aren't too happy to hear him admit this.

(edited by BOSsportsfan34 on 8.1.05 1022)
BigVitoMark
Lap cheong
Level: 76

Posts: 1395/1509
EXP: 3938261
For next: 67818

Since: 10.8.02
From: Queen's University, Canada

Since last post: 3434 days
Last activity: 3343 days
ICQ:  
#3 Posted on 9.1.05 0043.45
Reposted on: 9.1.12 0043.47
Looks like being selfish and lazy runs in the family. T-Mac's mailing it in, too. I wonder how many other guys this would apply to.
ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Thread ahead: Doug and Jackie Christie Reality Series?
Next thread: Cooper offers DJ assistant job in Denver
Previous thread: Rip Hamilton leads Detroit in scoring w/o a field goal.
(404 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Related threads: Kidd back in around 2 weeks. - Kidd being difficult. - Alonzo Mourning wants to return to the Nets - More...
The 7 - Basketball - Vince Carter admits to being lazy in TorontoRegister and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2014 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.164 seconds.