Tracy Lamar McGrady Jr is an NBA basketball player from the United States. He is a former seven-time NBA All-Star who now works as a basketball analyst for ESPN.
Melanise Williford gave birth to Tracy on May 24, 1979, in Bartow, Florida. In Auburndale, he was reared by his mother and grandmother. He began playing basketball at Auburndale High School and subsequently at Mount Zion Christian Academy in North Carolina when he was a teenager.
In the NBA draft of 1997, he was selected by the Toronto Raptors. Vince Carter, his cousin, was also drafted into the same two, and the two formed quite the courtroom team. He signed a $67.5 million agreement with the Orlando Magic after leaving the Toronto Raptors. In the 2000-01 season, his outstanding play earned him his first selection to an All-NBA squad. He was named to his second All-NBA team the following season. He was promoted to the First Team this time. In the 2002-03 season, he won his first scoring title. He was dealt to the Houston Rockets in 2004. He eventually agreed to a three-year, $63 million contract with them, securing his spot on the squad for the next three years. That year, he had one of his most famous performances when he scored 13 points in the final 35 seconds of a game against the San Antonio Spurs, leading the Rockets to victory. McGrady was troubled by injuries during the 2005-06 season, and as a result, he was frequently absent from games. Doctors eventually conducted arthroscopic surgery on him to relieve the pain and ailments he was suffering from. In the 2008-09 season, he also had microfracture surgery, which forced him to miss the balance of the season. He played for the New York Knicks, the Detroit Pistons, the Qingdao Double Star Eagles, and the San Antonio Spurs between 2010 and 2013, before retiring in 2013. He was a member of the United States men’s national basketball team in 2003, and he competed at the FIBA Americas Championship 2003 in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Before marrying Clerenda Harris in 2006, McGrady dated her for ten years. Layla Clarice, Layden, Laycee Aloe, and Laymen Lamar are their four children.
Tracy McGrady, who was born on May 24, 1979, is 42 years old today, February 21, 2022. He stands 2.03 meters tall and weighs 102 kilograms.
Tracy’s net worth was $75 million in February 2022. His astronomical net worth is partly due to his long career in the NBA. His contracts with several organizations have helped him amass a sizable fortune. His current salary is supplemented by his position as an ESPN analyst. In his prime, Tracy McGrady was a basketball sensation. He had a long track record of success and was able to turn his teams into winners. Because of his outstanding performances both with his teammates and as a solo player on the floor, he is still known and adored among basketball fans. He is involved in a lot of philanthropic activity in addition to his career. Tracy maintains current in his favorite sport by working as an expert analyst for ESPN.