Brad Self

Transition / Colorado Mammoth & Former Professional Hockey Player



Brad Self has extensive experience with the world of professional sports. Self’s introduction to a professional league occurred in 1999, when was drafted by the Buffalo Sabres. His hockey career then took him to Germany, where he played professional hockey for another 5 years. Brad then transitioned to lacrosse, and currently plays for the NLL team, the Buffalo Bandits. His success in the NLL has been rewarded with NLL Transition Player of the Year and the All-Pro 1st Team in 2016.

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February 27, 1981 (age 37)


5 ft 11 in (180 cm)


200 lb (91 kg; 14 stone 4 lb)


Colorado Mammoth & Former Professional Hockey Player



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Brad Self's Two-Sport Career Evolution

Growing up, Brad Self was a standout ice hockey and lacrosse player, and in 1997, was drafted into both the NHL and NLL. Because the NHL was more estabished than professional lacrosse at the time,

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How Brad Self Balanced Playing Two Professional Sports

For most athletes, there comes a time when they have to stop playing multiple sports in order to focus on just one. However, this was not the case for Brad Self. Self was drafted into both the NHL

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Brad Self's Training Routine

Having played two professional sports for most of his adult life, Brad Self has kept himself in top physical shape. Being a two-sport athlete means Self does not have the luxury of having an offsea

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Brad Self's Least Favorite Workout

In this video, Brad self reveals his least favorite workout and why “you don’t build a house from the top down.”

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Brad Self's Nutrition

Brad Self maintains a healthy diet to ensure his body can withstand the demands of playing two professional sports. In addition to being sponsored by Garden Of Life, he refers to himself as a, “veg

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Brad Self's Favorite Food

Brad Self reveals this Canadian classic as his favorite food.

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Brad Self's Relationship with Shawn Evans

Brad Self and fellow Like A Pro athlete, Shawn Evans, grew up together in Peterborough, Ontario. Both families have three sons who love hockey and lacros

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Brad Self Shares a Funny Fact About Shawn Evans

In addition to being business partners, Brad Self and Shawn Evans are close friends. Having grown up together in Peterborough, Ontario, the duo has known

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Brad Self Transition Goal Vs Buffalo

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Brad Self Talks Travel

Brad Self and his wife love to travel and experience different cultures. Brad traveled all throughout Europe while playing professional hockey, while his wife’s modeling career took her throughout

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How Brad Self Began Playing Hockey and Lacrosse

Brad Self grew up in Peterborough, Ontario and learned to love both ice hockey and lacrosse at a young age. He learned how to ice skate at just three years old, and having a father who played in th

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