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Former NHLer Brantt Myhres on addiction, recovery and life lessons from the ice
Brantt Myhres' pro hockey career featured more penalty minutes than goals. In 2006, he was handed a lifetime ban for multiple drug and alcohol infractions. After getting sober 13 years ago, he found his way back to the league, working with players facing the same struggles he once did. Myhres tells Piya Chattopadhyay his story and discusses his new book, Pain Killer: A Memoir of Big League Addiction.