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STAR STRIKE
Michael Silver
February 14, 2000
An Olympic team snub deprived him of the chance to dunk at will on hapless Angolans in Sydney next September, but All-Star voters know better, which is why they made Vince Carter this year's top vote-getter. Whether or not a bum hand keeps the risin' Raptor from soaring at the slamfest in Oakland, the most exciting jammer since Jordan will have plenty of opportunity to dunk at will in the season's second half—and to give hapless Angolans a glimpse of what's to come in 2004.
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February 14, 2000

Star Strike

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An Olympic team snub deprived him of the chance to dunk at will on hapless Angolans in Sydney next September, but All-Star voters know better, which is why they made Vince Carter this year's top vote-getter. Whether or not a bum hand keeps the risin' Raptor from soaring at the slamfest in Oakland, the most exciting jammer since Jordan will have plenty of opportunity to dunk at will in the season's second half—and to give hapless Angolans a glimpse of what's to come in 2004.

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