Found September 02, 2013 on Orlando Magic Daily:
ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images/Zimbio Last week Tracy McGrady retired and the nostalgia set in. McGrady's career was brilliant in a flash and gone just as quickly as knee injuries and back injuries hampered him these last five or six years and his career limped to a close. For Magic fans, it is a mixed bag. There is plenty of good to remember. Our pals over at MagicBasketball.net are having a whole week of posts devoted to one of the Magic's all-time greatest players. There is no doubt about McGrady's offensive brilliance. There is also no denying McGrady's career turned out to be a big disappointment. He failed to get out of the first round of the Playoffs before his bench-warming days in San Antonio this year, and, despite extremely gaudy numbers, he always seemed to shrink or fail to bring his teammates up to his level. Then there was the awful timing. The culture of the NBA he entered was not a good one for a young player looking to maximize his ...
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