For whatever reason, Vince Carter did not match his regular season heroics in the playoffs. Now, he may have to live with the consequences, in terms of less money in his next deal, reports Al Iannazzone after talking to league executives, including Rod Thorn. The numbers remain the same--Carter wants nearly $60 million, the Nets want to give him $45 million. The bottom line, though, is what will the market bear and the market is so sure of his worth.
- Carter's so-so playoff run looks co$tly - Al Iannazzone - The Record