Originally written on Thacover2  |  Last updated 10/21/14
Tracy McGrady went from an obscure high school talent, to playing in the NBA for 16 years, scoring 19,490 points, winning two scoring titles, making seven All-Star appearances as well as seven All-NBA teams. Not a bad NBA career right there. Besides the countless injuries on his body, many wondered why McGrady was choosing to retire, rather than chase a ring with a contender. During an interview with Hoops World, McGrady said “he wanted to spend time with his kids, and he was honestly just tired of the bullsh*t of coming off the bench for mediocre teams.” “I was just drained and tired of the bull**** to be honest with you,” McGrady said. “Not really getting the opportunity to show what I could do, I wasn’t going to put myself through that kind of situation again. “Right now, I’m just enjoying my life and enjoying being free. It hasn’t been that way since I was 18 years old; every year grinding it out, getting my body ready for the NBA’s rigorous regular season. I’d be in training ca...
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