Vince Carter isn't exactly ebullient when it comes to discussing his contract situation, but when he was told of Bruce Ratner's comments from Wednesday, Carter was willing to say that the owner's support "helps." What's it all mean? Al Iannazzone has two thoughts: "whatever Vince wants, Vince gets" and when he comes back, RJ "may be showcasing himself for other teams". And the Orlando Sentinel's Brian Schmitz reports the Magic are unlikely to have enough money for VC...and Darko Milicic.
- Ratner Gets It - Al Iannazzone - YES Network
- Opt-Out Talk, Reprise - Dave D'Alessandro - NJ.com
- Stars with opt-outs might be better off where they are - Marty Burns - Sports Illustrated
- Nets Stalking Playoffs One Step at a Time - Brett Cyrgalis - New York Post
- Ratner remark thrills Vince - Julian Garcia - New York Daily News
- Carter, Kidd thinking playoffs, not the future - Al Iannazzone - The Record
- Repeat After Me: It's Either Carter or Darko -- Not Both - Brian Schmitz - Orlando Sentinel