Originally Posted by MISAM38
Hakeem and McGrady dont really count. Hakeem retired and the only year he was here was his last. Mcgrady was alrite, but wasnt as good as he was later , certainly not a "franchise player" at that time. He was that player every1 liked but nobody cared much tthat he left cuz they still had vince at the time.
I actually think these are more significant then the others. McGrady left for basically the ability to the #1 guy in his home town. He left a real contender for more touches. Hakeem retired half way through that season.