MIAMI – This certainly wasn't the way Tracy McGrady envisioned getting to the NBA Finals, but after what he's been through, he'll take it. McGrady will be making the first NBA Finals appearance of his 16-year career with the San Antonio Spurs facing the Miami Heat. The seven-time All-Star's career was riddled with injuries and was presumed over after playing professionally in China this season. But after the Spurs signed McGrady on April 16, he not only got past the first round of the playoffs for the first time, but ultimately advanced to the Finals. “It's good to be experiencing this before I leave the game, although it's not under the circumstances I would like. I've been enjoying it,” McGrady said prior to the Spurs' practice on Wednesday.