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Mavs 103, Cavs 95: The Vince Carter Dilemma

Mavs 103, Cavs 95: The Vince Carter Dilemma

As of Tuesday, only 35 players had taken more shots this season than Vince Carter. All 35 of them had a higher scoring average than Carter. All 35 of them are starters. Only six of them were shooting a lower percentage. Thus, accentuated in Saturday's 103-95 Mavs win at Cleveland, 'The Vince Carter Dilemma':

With Dirk Nowitzki recovering from surgery, and more recently Shawn Marion nursing a hamstring issue, there have certainly been unique circumstances for the Dallas Mavericks early in the season. Someone needs to pick up the scoring in Nowitzki's absence and a man who has scored over 20,000 points seems a pretty good candidate. Yet from the looks of things early on, Vince Carter seems to be a...

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