Unplugged

Terry Nelson talks the 6-1 UC Bearcats and talks upcoming trip to Vegas for matchup with UNLV

After a disappointing opening night against the Ohio State Buckeyes, Cincinnati has reeled off six straight wins. During the 6 game win streak Jaren Cumberland has proved to be an effective “go to guy”, Cane Broome has shown flashes of brilliance on the offensive end, and Tre Scott has shown incredible improvement from just a year ago. Radio analyst and former bearcat great Terry Nelson has been busy covering the Bearcats and joins the BeDFRNT podcast to discuss how this years team is beginning to find their identity. Read More

Terry Nelson reflects on Cincinnati’s loss vs OSU and previews upcoming matchups.

The Cincinnati Bearcats played it’s opening game in front of a sold out crowd at the newly renovated “5th 3rd arena.” The night started with excitement as fans stormed into the new area (which looks great by the way), and were greeted by Bearcat legend K Mart reenacting one of his iconic dunks, bright lights, and a new sound system that was bumping Mo Bamba to the delight of the student section. Unfortunately once the game started, the fans didn’t have much to cheer about. Cincinnati stormed back in the 2nd half but fell to the buckeyes 64-56. Terry Nelson joins the BeDFRNT podcast to break it down with Brad, Greg, and Nick and answers questions that many Bearcat fans might be asking themselves. Be sure to subscribe to the BeDFRNT page for updated content. Read More

“Around the World” BeDFRNT talks D Rose’s 50 point performance and best halloween costumes of 2018

This best time for sports in America is right now. Football is in full swing, the NBA is already couple weeks into the the regular season, and college hoops tips off next week. “Around the world” is a weekly BeDFRNT segment that takes on five of the more trending topics in all of sports. This week, the BeDFRNT crew talks D Rose and his special night in Minnesota, best halloween costumes of 2018, Rick Pitino in the NBA, offers a Duke vs. UK preview, and rationalizes the avalanche fall of the Cleveland Cavaliers.

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Around the World with BeDFRNT (Rondo vs. Cp3, Lebron in LA, Chris Mullin, and Larry Davis)

The NBA regular season has started and as usual the pettiness has started as well. There are no shortage of storylines but the headlining story always seems to surround the best player in the world, Lebron James. What was supposed to be all about LBJ in his first game suited up as a Laker at the Staples Center, turned into 3 ejections and Rajon Rondo allegedly spitting in CP3’s face . The BeDFRNT crew takes on some of these early season storylines in the NBA and covers the most trending topics in college hoops including Chris Mullen’s recent addition at St. Johns. Will this be the year the Johnnies step back into the national spotlight? Read More

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