Shawn Bradley was a former player in the NBA from 1993 to 2005. At a height of 229cm in his tallest, Shawn Bradley is the tallest living German (holding dual citizenship). He is currently based in the United States.
Compare Shawn Bradley with Yao Ming of China, both of whom were the tallest NBA players during their time
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