The outpouring of goodwill and cheer following the news about Tracy McGrady's retirement, at least amongst the younger set, has been heartwarming. Few stars have been criticized as intensely as T-Mac in the post-Jordan era, so it was nice to see a whole generation of NBA fans understanding who he was as a player, matched up with his physical limitations alongside his various teams' personnel struggles.
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Perhaps in reaction to that goodwill, McGrady's Twitter account sent out three personalized posters on Wednesday, thanking the three cities he made the most impact in as a pro. They can be seen after the jump:
Thank you @HarrisDesign1 for the assist with my design work..
— Tracy McGrady (@Real_T_Mac) August 28, 2013
New York ("I'll show YOU an expiring contract, pal!"), Detroit ("sorry about that one time I laughed at your coach"), Atlanta ("Apologies for making you watch me run a 1/3 pick and roll with Jannero Pargo"), and San Antonio ("I coulda guarded LeBron, you know ...") were omitted.
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