Month: September 2018

Unplugged Interview : Justin Doellman, professional basketball player. (Former Xavier Star)

Justin Doellman is best known, in Cincinnati, for his playing career at Xavier University from 2004-2007. Since leaving Xavier, Justin has become one of the top players overseas and is currently playing in his 12th year in Spain. During this unplugged interview, Brad and Justin discuss his successful transition to a professional basketball overseas. As always, the interview is completed with the 10 question challenge. Read More

Unplugged Interview : Dave Love, NBA Shooting coach

Dave Love has worked with NBA players on shooting mechanics for over a decade. Growing up in Canada, Dave fell in love with the game of basketball as a young kid and developed a passion for learning and teaching the game. In 2001, Dave Launched a training program designed at teaching younger players the game of basketball and how to best utilize their skill set. With the success of this business venture, Dave was offered an opportunity to work with the Phoenix Suns as a shooting instructor in 2009. Since that time, Dave has continued to run his training program while working with NBA teams including the Phoenix Suns, Cleveland Cavaliers, and most recently the Orlando Magic. Read More

Brad Redford summarizes Rick Pitino’s new book in a rap song.

In addition to being the host of the BeDFRNT Podcast, Brad Redford is an aspiring rapper. After reading through Rick Pitino’s most recent book, he was compelled to write a review through music. This song takes you on a journey of joy, happiness, and pain. Rick Pitino will forever be remembered in the basketball world and Brad wanted to ensure that he offered some thoughts of his own. Read More

Unplugged Interview : Dee Davis (professional basketball player and former Xavier PG)

Dee Davis calls in from France to catch up with the BeDFRNT podcast. In this unplugged interview, Dee reacts to MGK’s diss on Eminem “Rap Devil” and talks life overseas. Dee also offers his insight on the recent hiring of Travis Steele at Xavier and the possibly of Xavier having an alumni team in “The Basketball Tournament” (TBT) in 2019. Read More