BIOGRAPHYVernon Carey Jr. currently plays for the Charlotte Hornets. He was born on February 25, 2001 in Miami, FL. He is listed at 6' 9" and weighs 270 lbs. Carey went to high school at NSU University School (FL) and then Duke and was drafted by the Charlotte Hornets as the #32 pick in 2020. During his NBA career he played Charlotte Hornets since 2020.