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Winging It With Vince Carter

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Vince Carter of the Atlanta Hawks returns to ‘Winging It’ for a second season with his co-host Annie Finberg. Vince and Annie are going off script to offer a behind-the-scenes look at what NBA players think and talk about, and an inside look at Vince’s 21st and final season in the NBA. As well as talking to guests (from other players like Steph Curry to music stars like 2 Chainz), they’ll cover the Hawks’ season, the '19-’20 NBA season, the broader worlds of sports and pop culture, and much more. Whatever they’re talking about, just know they’re winging it.

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Vince Carter of the Atlanta Hawks returns to ‘Winging It’ for a second season with his co-host Annie Finberg. Vince and Annie are going off script to offer a behind-the-scenes look at what NBA players think and talk about, and an inside look at Vince’s 21st and final season in the NBA. As well as talking to guests (from other players like Steph Curry to music stars like 2 Chainz), they’ll cover the Hawks’ season, the '19-’20 NBA season, the broader worlds of sports and pop culture, and much more. Whatever they’re talking about, just know they’re winging it.

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Grant Hill

By Mikala-1954 - Apr 27 2020
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I loved the stories. They had me rotf. 🤣 Enjoying the podcast.

Just great

By marquardson - Mar 07 2020
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Love hearing what it’s like to be an NBA player!

iTunes Ratings

1083 Ratings
Average Ratings
1020
26
18
4
15

Grant Hill

By Mikala-1954 - Apr 27 2020
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I loved the stories. They had me rotf. 🤣 Enjoying the podcast.

Just great

By marquardson - Mar 07 2020
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Love hearing what it’s like to be an NBA player!
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Winging It With Vince Carter

Latest release on May 25, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: Jimmy Butler on the Miami Heat, Work Ethic, Baking, and Longevity in the NBA | Winging It

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For our first episode of the new season (we miss you, Baze!), Jimmy Butler stops by to talk about his new city, Miami (3:30), the work ethic he’s brought to his career and how it’s made him a great player (7:50), lasting as long in the league as Vince (12:00), his new favorite hobby (29:10), his come up with the Bulls (34:00), and more.

Hosts: Vince Carter and Annie Finberg

Guest: Jimmy Butler

Nov 04 2019

1hr 8mins

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Rank #2: Dwyane Wade on Living Like a Star, Family Life, and the Best Teammates He’s Had | Winging It (Ep. 5)

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Dwyane Wade sits down with the ‘Winging It’ crew to discuss his "Welcome to the League" moment (28:09), what the jump to stardom in the NBA was like for him (36:15), and the birth of his daughter (45:05) before answering questions from the fans (1:00:47).

Jan 21 2019

1hr 13mins

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Rank #3: Dirk Nowitzki on His Remaining Time in the Changing NBA, “Welcome to the League” Moments, and Becoming a Champion | Winging It (Ep. 4)

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The ‘Winging It’ crew is kicking off the new year with 13-time NBA All-Star and NBA champion Dirk Nowitzki. They compare what it was like for an international player to come to the NBA when he was a rookie as opposed to now (05:25), discuss his “Welcome to the League” moments (11:43), and break down his mindset during his historic Finals run in 2011 with the Dallas Mavericks (18:20).

Jan 07 2019

43mins

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Rank #4: Antawn Jamison on the College Years, Crazy Draft Stories, and Lessons from Coach Smith | Winging It

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Vince and Annie sit down with Antawn Jamison as they reminisce about Vince and Antawn’s college days at UNC (07:39), winning College Player of the Year (13:06) as well as the drama and intrigue of getting drafted and traded (24:06). The crew is also joined by special guest and fellow UNC alum, Ademola Okulaja!


Host: Vince Carter and Annie Finberg

Guests: Antawn Jamison and Ademola Okulaja

Dec 02 2019

58mins

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Rank #5: DeMar DeRozan on Playing For Pop, Mental Health, and Life Outside Basketball | Winging it

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The ‘Winging It’ crew is joined by DeMar DeRozan to discuss his offseason trade to the Spurs and his excitement at getting to play under Gregg Popovich (07:42). Then they have a candid discussion about mental health in the NBA (22:51) and look back at DeMar’s "Welcome to the League" moment (39:32).

Mar 11 2019

45mins

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Rank #6: Lamar Odom on Struggling in Dallas and Starting Over | Winging It

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Vince and Annie connect with two-time NBA champ and Vince's former teammate, Lamar Odom. They talk about the tough times Odom and Vince faced in Dallas together (18:33), waking up from a coma and the struggles of addiction (35:36), and looking ahead to the future with his fiancée, Sabrina Parr (45:06).

Hosts: Vince Carter and Annie Finberg

Guests: Lamar Odom and Sabrina Parr

Jan 13 2020

1hr 2mins

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Rank #7: Jeremy Lin on Linsanity, Rookie Moments, and Fan Questions | Winging It (Ep. 3)

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Jeremy Lin joins the crew to share a poem (03:50), discuss his journey from Harvard to the NBA (08:20), and breakdown what it’s like to represent Asia (14:24). Then the crew discusses the defining moments from his rookie year (21:50), and answers fan questions (32:05). 

Dec 17 2018

45mins

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Rank #8: Chris Tucker on 'Def Comedy Jam,' 'Rush Hour 4,' and Joining Michael Jackson on Stage | Winging It (Ep. 6)

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Chris Tucker joins the ‘Winging It’ crew to talk about 'Def Comedy Jam' (06:04), 'Rush Hour 4' (20:07), pregame routines (31:27), and the time Chris joined Michael Jackson on stage (35:24).

Jan 28 2019

50mins

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Rank #9: JJ Redick on Triple-Double Chasers, the Best Team In the East, and Ejection Stories | Winging It

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The ‘Winging It’ crew is joined by JJ Redick to discuss their thoughts on the mindset of players who are chasing triple-doubles (13:29) and who they think the best team in the East is (17:43). Then, they tell stories about getting ejected (57:35).

Apr 08 2019

1hr 15mins

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Rank #10: Aaron Gordon on Evolving As a Player, the NBA Dunk Contest, Facing Kawhi, and More | Winging It

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VC and Annie sit down with Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon ahead of his sixth year in the league to discuss what it was like to face Kawhi in the playoffs, how positionless basketball shaped his career trajectory, the dunk contest, and more.


Hosts: Vince Carter and Annie Finberg

Guest: Aaron Gordon

Nov 18 2019

40mins

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Rank #11: Michael Conley Jr. on His Up-and-Down Year, Playing With Vince, and Player-Fan Interaction | Winging It

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The ‘Winging It’ crew is joined by Michael Conley Jr. to discuss his up-and-down year (23:01) and playing with Vince in Memphis. Then they talk about the incident with Russell Westbrook and a Utah Jazz fan (29:06) and reminisce on Mike’s first few years in the league (47:45).

Mar 18 2019

50mins

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Rank #12: Spencer Dinwiddie on the Growth of the Nets, Playing Against His Idols, and New Investment Landscapes | Winging It

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Spencer Dinwiddie talks with Vince and Annie about the newest changes taking place in Brooklyn and what they mean for KD’s return (04:02), moments where he faced off against some of his hometown heroes (26:50), as well as his passion for investment and new ways that he hopes to bring investing to the world of sports (32:31).

Hosts: Vince Carter and Annie Finberg

Guest: Spencer Dinwiddie

Dec 09 2019

41mins

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Rank #13: Damian Lillard on the Playoffs, Music, and His Rookie Moments | Winging It

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The ‘Winging It’ crew is joined by Damian Lillard to talk about the Trail Blazers as a 3-seed in the West (01:52) before discussing his music career (13:50). Then, they look back at some of Dame’s rookie moments (28:13) and debate Ja Morant vs. Zion (33:14).

Apr 15 2019

41mins

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Rank #14: Myles Turner on the Pressures of the NBA, Stepping Back From Social Media, and Getting Trash Talked | Winging It!

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Vince and Annie chat with Indiana Pacers star Myles Turner about working with and without key players (08:43), playing on Team USA (16:25), and getting trash talked by DeMarcus Cousins (51:30)

Hosts: Vince Carter and Annie Finberg

Guest: Myles Turner

Dec 23 2019

1hr 5mins

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Rank #15: Shaquille O’Neal and Candace Parker | Winging It

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The ‘Winging It’ crew sits down with Shaquille O’Neal and Candace Parker to swap stories about playing against each other, watching each other evolve over the years, and their transitions to broadcast.

May 06 2019

37mins

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Rank #16: Gary Owen on How He and Vince Met, Being a LeBron Fan, and Getting Into Comedy | Winging It (Ep. 9)

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The ‘Winging It’ crew is joined by actor and comedian Gary Owen to discuss how he and Vince became friends (08:07), following a player rather than a team (23:30), and his "Welcome to the League" moment as a comedian (33:30).

Feb 18 2019

51mins

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Rank #17: Bonus Episode: Back-to-Backs, Vince Gets to 25,000 Points, and the ‘Petty God’ Awards | Winging It

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On this bonus episode of ‘Winging It,’ the gang sits down to discuss the changes made to scheduling in the NBA, Vince’s journey to 25,000 career points, and hand out awards for the pettiest moments around the league this season.

Dec 31 2018

22mins

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Rank #18: Markelle Fultz on Living Up to Expectations and a Persevering Mentality | Winging It

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Vince and Annie recap the results of All-Star Weekend along with the controversial results of this year's dunk contest (1:54). Then, they are joined by Markelle Fultz of the Orlando Magic to discuss the pressures of living up to expectations being a first-round draft pick, constantly improving in spite of injuries, and his breakout moment in the league (18:42)

Hosts: Vince Carter, Annie Finberg

Guests: Markelle Fultz

Mar 02 2020

43mins

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Rank #19: Trae Young on Meeting Obama, His First All-Star Appearance, and the Importance of Vets | Winging It

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Vince and Annie are joined by NBA All-Star Trae Young, who starts by giving some highlights from All-Star Weekend (03:10). Then he discusses meeting President Obama and rubbing shoulders with some of his favorite players (21:46). Finally, Vince talks about the important role that vets played in improving his game, and how he hopes to follow their example (30:07).

Hosts: Vince Carter and Annie Finberg

Guest: Trae Young

Mar 09 2020

47mins

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Rank #20: Kyle Lowry on Becoming a Champion, the Value of League Vets, and Embarrassing Moments | Winging It

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Vince and Annie sit down to share their thoughts on the trade deadline and talk about their final predictions going into All-Star weekend (01:49). Then the gang is joined by six-time NBA All-Star and 2019 NBA champion Kyle Lowry to talk about what his final games leading up to his championship win were like (20:01). Kyle also recalls one of his most embarrassing moments in his early career (69:00).

Feb 10 2020

1hr 15mins

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