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

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

Unplugged Interview : Alex Harbin and John Andriacco of Iron Sharpens Iron

Alex Harbin and John Andriacco talk about their journey as athletes and entrepreneurs. Alex and John discuss working through adversity and trusting in their mission to create a company built on loyalty and commitment to their customers. Read More

Unplugged Interview: CBS Analyst Steve Wolf and St. Xavier/Wisconsin quarterback Chase Wolf

Steve and Chase Wolf are the first ever father son duo to be interviewed on the BeDFRNT podcast. It’s only fitting that the interview was shot in the basement of the Wolf household. We cover Steve’s ability to balance family, work, and commentating as well as expectations for Chase as he begins his first year in the BIg 10.

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Unplugged Interview: Cashmere Wright (Former UC point guard)

Cashmere Wright is one of the top point guards to ever play in a Cincinnati uniform. Cash joins the BeDFRNT podcast to talk hoops, life as dad, as well as his new business venture 1Vision hoops. Be sure to give Cashmere a follow on social media and support his brand.

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