“Junior Bridgeman is the richest basketball player you’ve never heard of!”: Preparing for a life after the NBA, Bridgeman showed the athletes what could be a reality for many of them

Junior Bridgeman was not a superstar athlete like Magic Johnson or Michael Jordan – however he outhustled them in the business front. When Ulysses “Junior” Bridgeman was drafted in 1975 by the Los Angeles Lakers, he was immediately traded to…