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Former NBA player Tracy McGrady recently worked out with Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant, possibly testing the waters for a comeback.

September 03, 2014

Former NBA player Tracy McGrady recently worked out with Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant, possibly testing the waters for a comeback. 

According to Yahoo Sports, at least two NBA teams were contacted this summer about their potential interest in McGrady as he and Bryant worked out three days a week during August.

McGrady, 35, retired from the NBA last in August 2013 and pitched for the Sugar Land Skeeters of the independent Atlantic League this past spring.

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McGrady is slated to go to China in October for a basketball tour. 

“Yes, I was working out with K.B. to get in shape and see how my body feels," McGrady told Yahoo Sports in an email. "The comeback will not happen, unless I have the drive whenever I get back."

McGrady was a seven-time All-Star and two-time scoring champion over 15 NBA seasons.  

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