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Shawn Bradley goes from 'a bust on the basketball court to a superstar off of it'

Published: Wednesday, May 21 2014 11:42 p.m. MDT

Brigham Young's Shawn Bradley shakes hands with NBA commissioner David Stern after being selected by the Philadelphia 76ers as the second pick in the 1993 NBA Draft, June 30, 1993 at the Palace in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Lennox McLendon)

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Former BYU center Shawn Bradley, a No. 2 overall pick in the 1993 NBA draft, was known for being "posterized" on a regular basis during his professional career.

But Bradley might be having the last laugh.

The latest 30 for 30 documentary short series by ESPN and Grantland takes a look at what Bradley has accomplished since he left the NBA. He's a vice principal, a mentor, a coach and a loving husband and father.

Bradley shares the difficulties he's faced being 7-foot-6 and dealing with the NBA lifestyle. He also talks about the aspects of his life that are most important.

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