Report: Mavs Nearing Deal With Vince Carter

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Tim MacMahon of is reporting that the Dallas Mavericks are close to coming to an agreement with free agent small forward Vince Carter.

Despite having interest from the Heat, Raptors and Thunder, Carter is likely to return to Dallas where he flourished as a sixth man.  The 37-year-old Carter averaged 11.9 points, 3.5 rebounds and 2.6 assists for Dallas last season.