Kenneth Faried

Former Terp Robert Carter Jr. has strong summer league debut with Denver Nuggets

Former Terp Robert Carter Jr. has strong summer league debut with Denver Nuggets

After forgoing his senior year at Maryland and going undrafted a year ago, forward Robert Carter Jr. signed with the Golden State Warriors for their summer league team in Las Vegas. Carter didn’t play much and when he got on the court, didn’t play very well, including an 0-for-11 showing on 3-pointers.

Next stop Italy.

Carter put up solid numbers for Enel Brindisi, a middle-of-the-pack team in the country’s top professional league. The 6-foot-9, 230-pound forward averaged 13 points and 6.6 rebounds while shooting 52.5 percent from the field (including 35.5 percent on 3-pointers).

It earned him another summer league invite. Rather than try to make a seemingly loaded...

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