Former NBA player Tracy McGrady joined ESPN in February 2016 as an NBA analyst where he makes regular appearances on ESPN’s The Jump with host Rachel Nichols and contributes analysis to news and information programming, including SportsCenter. Ahead of the 2016-17 NBA season, it was announced that he’d join NBA Countdown’s Wednesday edition– ESPN’s pregame show– alongside host Michelle Beadle and analysts Jalen Rose and Chauncey Billups.
McGrady is a two-time NBA scoring champion and was twice named to the All-NBA First Team, in addition to his seven All-Star nods. He was selected 9th overall in the 1997 NBA Draft by the Toronto Raptors, where he played until 2000. He also had notable stints with the Orlando Magic and Houston Rockets. He last played in the NBA during the 2011-12 season for the Atlanta Hawks.