Unplugged

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

Around the World – BeDFRNT talks Jason Maxiell, NCAA investigation, and college hoops

Brad, Greg, and Nick discuss some of the most current topics in the sports world. Around the World is a BeDFRNT staple. In the segment, the trio of talent details and discuses each topic in under two minutes. Highlights of this weeks 5 topics include Jason Maxiell admitting to sleeping with over 300 women as well as an ACC preview. Read More

Around the World – BeDFRNT discusses Zion Williamson, the Spurs, and what’s wrong with the Big 10

Around the world is a BeDFRNT staple. The trio of Brad, Nick, and Greg discuss 5 topics in the sports world in under 2 minutes for each topic. In this week’s Around the World, the boys offer their support for aspiring rapper and host Brad to find a MC battle in Detroit. In addition to promoting Brad’s rap skills, the team discusses the end of Manu Ginobili’s career and why the Spurs might be the most boring team in all of sports. Read More

BeDFRNT breaks down the complicated rules of the NCAA

The NCAA has been under fire since FBI investigations brought to light the black market of college hoops. Mark Emmert, president of the NCAA, promised swift changes to the institution. The first part of these changes came out the second week of August 2018. Headlines stating that players at the high school and college level will now be able to have legal agent relationships under the NCAA parameters raised eyebrows but does it really make a difference? Listen in as Brad Redford, Brady Labor, and the BeDFNRT crew dive into the details of all the proposed rules. Read More

Unplugged Interview : The interns of BeDFRNT tell all!!

Tom and Pat are the backbone of the BeDFRNT podcast. In this tell all interview, the interns of BeDFRNT explain their involvement and what makes them so valuable to the team. Read More

Unplugged Interview: Basketball guru Rashad Philips talks NBA, 2319 Sports Talk and how to be great.

Rashad Philips is one of the top players under 6” to ever play the game of basketball. Still a Detroit legend, Rashad ended his collegiate career at Detroit Mercy scoring over 2,300 points. These days Rashad runs 2319 Sports Talk and continues to energize the next generation of hoop stars. Check the interview breakdown below and follow Rashad by searching 2319 Sports Talk with Rashad Philips on YouTube.

6:00 Changes at the NBA/college level

13:50 Rashad talks overcoming adversity

21:00 Balancing life and basketball

29:10 Motivating the next generation