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Anthony Carter | Guard

Team: Denver Nuggets
Age / DOB:  (42) / 6/16/1975
Ht / Wt:  6'2" / 195
College: Hawaii

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Nuggets waived G Anthony Carter and G Ben Uzoh.
The move leaves the Nuggets with just two healthy PGs on the roster in Ty Lawson and Andre Miller as Julyan Stone is recovering from hip surgery. Thu, Oct 25, 2012 12:00:00 PM

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Anthony Carter worked out with the Bobcats on Wednesday.

This is not an indication that the Bobcats are necessarily interested, but Carter played for the Nuggets when new coach Mike Dunlap was an assistant in Denver. Carter played in 24 games for the Raptors last season.
Wed, Sep 26, 2012 01:18:00 PM

Anthony Carter said he wants to continue his playing career.

Carter has a standing offer from George Karl to become an assistant coach in Denver when he's ready to walk away, but Carter said he can "still help a team." Carter's agent, Bill Duffy, is still "searching for interested teams," which illustrates the level of interest in Carter's services right now.
Wed, Jul 18, 2012 07:41:00 AM

The Rockets have "reached out" to Anthony Carter's agent about signing his client.

Team beat writer Jonathan Feigen believes it could be a sign that the Rockets are interested in buyout out Derek Fisher's contract. Carter is highly unlikely to accrue fantasy value regardless of where he lands.
Fri, Mar 16, 2012 11:36:00 AM

Dwane Casey confirmed that the Raptors have released Anthony Carter in order for him to join a playoff team.

Carter will look to join a contender as an insurance policy at the end of the bench.
Wed, Mar 7, 2012 12:33:00 PM

The Toronto Raptors have decided to "cut ties" with Anthony Carter.

The Raptors will try to move him in a deal over the next week and a half or outright release him. The Raptors would like to use more of their youth and that doesn't leave much room for the veteran. He's been sidelined with a stomach muscle problem over the last three games.
Tue, Mar 6, 2012 11:40:00 AM

Anthony Carter, who had been averaging just over eight minutes per game in 20 games this season, played a season-high 21 minutes on Wednesday, and responded with 10 points, six assists and five rebounds.

Dwane Casey strikes again. Carter was solid tonight, but don't expect tonight's line to become a trend. He has no fantasy value.
Wed, Feb 15, 2012 10:52:00 PM

The Raptors have signed 13-year veteran PG Anthony Carter.

Carter will sit at the end of the bench and dole out wisdom to a squad with mostly younger players. He will be the No. 3 point guard behind Jose Calderon and Jerryd Bayless, who are knee deep in a position battle.
Sun, Dec 11, 2011 03:06:00 AM

Impending free agent Anthony Carter hopes to re-sign with the New York Knicks.

Although he's in the twilight of his career, Carter is a serviceable veteran at the end of the bench who shouldn't cost much to keep around. He proved he can still play in Game 4 with 11 points, five rebounds and four assists in 23 minutes and it wouldn't be surprising to see him back at MSG next year.
Mon, Apr 25, 2011 09:21:00 AM

Knicks acquired Anthony Carter via trade from the Nuggets.

Carter is just a salary dump and does not project to be part of the Knicks' rotation. His $1.3 million contract is up after this season.
Tue, Feb 22, 2011 01:15:00 AM

The Nuggets have officially re-signed 12-year NBA veteran Anthony Carter.

Carter, 35, has averaged 5.6 points and 4.5 assists in his four seasons with Denver. The Nuggets appreciate his gritty play and experience, but he doesn't offer much of value to fantasy owners.
Thu, Jul 15, 2010 04:49:00 PM

Anthony Carter will sign a one-year deal worth about a million dollars to stay with the Nuggets.

He's a solid role player for Denver, but won't offer fantasy value.
Source: Denver Post
Wed, Jul 14, 2010 12:32:00 PM

Impending free agent G Anthony Carter said he hopes to sign a one-year deal to remain in Denver.

Carter will be entering his age-35 season and the Nuggets already have Ty Lawson as their backup point guard. If Carter is brought back, it will be as a coach in uniform -- similar to Anthony Johnson's role with the Magic.
Source: Denver Post
Tue, May 4, 2010 09:57:00 AM

Anthony Carter played 33 minutes off the bench in Sunday's loss to the Grizzlies, and totaled eight points on 3-of-6 shooting (including two threes) with three rebounds, seven assists, four steals, and a block.

All signs pointed towards rookie Ty Lawson having more value in Chauncey Billups' (groin) absence, but in this game it was Carter. Billups is likely to return in the Nuggets' next game on Wednesday, so look at this line as a one-time deal.
Sun, Dec 20, 2009 07:25:00 PM

The Nuggets might consider trading veteran guard Anthony Carter, according to

Carter has fallen behind Ty Lawson on the depth chart, but he has accepted his role and said recently that he wants to stay in Denver. He also has the right to veto any potential trade.
Sat, Nov 28, 2009 04:59:00 PM

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