Found February 09, 2013 on Orlando Magic Daily:
Anfernee Hardaway seemed to come and go in a flash. He burst onto the team and helped push the Magic to greatness the moment he stepped in. His rookie year was the first Playoff trip for the Magic. His second season, Hardaway and Shaquille O'Neal led the Magic to the NBA Finals. He was an All-Star starter within two years and an All-NBA First Team player just as fast. Hardaway's meteoric rise was followed by his sudden fall. Hardaway's troublesome ankle cut his career short in that post-Shaq era. Injuries began plaguing him his fourth year in the league and he played only one more full season in a Magic uniform before the team moved him to Phoenix, severing ties with that first Finals team. We all know that story. Hardaway does too and as his new throwback shoe is released and MItchell and Ness begins selling his old pinstripes, it is time for some nostalgia. SLAM's Nick DePaula caught up with Hardaway, now living in his hometown of Memphis where ...
NBA News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.