8-time All-Star guard/forward who won the 1999 NBA Rookie of the Year award as a member of the Toronto Raptors. He developed a large following after winning the 2000 NBA Slam Dunk Contest, earning the nickname "Vinsanity."
After spending the first six years of his career with the Raptors, he played on the New Jersey Nets for five seasons, then went on to join the Orlando Magic, Phoenix Suns, and Dallas Mavericks.
He played alongside Jason Kidd on the New Jersey Nets for five seasons.
He starred at the University of North Carolina, reaching the final four twice before entering the NBA draft after his junior season.
He married Ellen Rucker in 2004, and after the couple had a child together, they divorced in 2006.
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