Tracy McGrady Agrees To One-Year Deal With Atlanta Hawks

Thursday December 8th, 2011

Tracy McGrady has agreed to a one-year deal with the Atlanta Hawks, a source has told

McGrady, 32, will sign for the NBA veteran-minimum. The former seven-time All-Star will join his sixth team in the Hawks, and will attempt to resurrect a career that has been derailed by a series of injuries. Last season coming off the bench for the Detroit Pistons, McGrady averaged 8 points and 3.5 assists per game.

In 2002-03 and 2003-04, McGrady led the league in scoring in back-to-back seasons. The one-time prolific scorer however has failed to average more than 8.2 points per game since the 2009-10 season, however, when he split time between the Houston Rockets and the New York Knicks. McGrady has finished in the top-10 in MVP voting six times in his career, and was named the NBA Most Improved Player in 2000-01.

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