Shawn Paul Bradley (born March 22, 1972) is a German-American former basketball player who played center for the Philadelphia 76ers, New Jersey Nets, and Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
At 7 ft 6.36 in (2.30 m) tall, Bradley was one of the tallest players in NBA history.
Bradley was born in Landstuhl, West Germany as his family was stationed at the U.S.
Military base medical facility, and grew up in Castle Dale, Utah.
He also holds German citizenship.
Bradley was featured in the ESPN 30 for 30 short documentary "Posterized" given his propensity "for being on the wrong end of a lot of great dunks."