Earn Your (Candy) Stripes -- A Podcast with Justin Albers and Max Bielfeldt
Summary: Earn Your (Candy) Stripes is a podcast featuring writer Justin Albers and former Indiana and Michigan basketball standout Max Bielfeldt. Justin and Max dive into a number of different sports topics, but the show will be rooted in storytelling. We'll deliver interesting conversations you can't hear anywhere else. Hit the subscribe button today! Please? We asked nicely.
In honor of the late Terry Hutchens, this special edition episode includes the last recorded conversation between Justin Albers and Hutch from May of 2017. You'll hear Justin and Terry talk about the origins of their relationship, the way Hutch reshaped his career, thoughts on Archie Miller and Indiana, as well as a discussion about life after Bob Knight at IU.
On this episode, Justin Albers and Max Bielfeldt are joined by Ohio State graduate assistant Andrew Dakich to break down the Big Ten, offer up some predictions (Big Ten POY, Freshman of the Year, etc.), and more. Prior to his current role, Dakich -- the son of broadcaster Dan Dakich -- played basketball at both Michigan and Ohio State.
On this episode of Earn Your Stripes, Justin Albers and Max Bielfeldt are joined by Indiana senior walk-on Zach McRoberts to talk about everything from IU basketball, to Christmas gifts, to what actors would play him and Archie Miller in a movie about the Hoosiers.
On this episode of Earn Your Stripes, Justin Albers and Max Bielfeldt are joined by Indiana star forward Juwan Morgan to talk about the Hoosiers' 3-game winning streak, his life as a college senior, what he would tell his younger self, how far this Indiana team can go, and much more. Don't forget to subscribe, rate and review on iTunes!
On this episode of 'Earn Your Stripes', Justin Albers and Max Bielfeldt talk about the state of Indiana basketball following a disheartening loss at Duke. The guys also look ahead to the start of the Big Ten season, discuss the conference favorites, take a look at the new NCAA NET rankings, and weigh in on who will become Indiana's consistent third option (behind Juwan Morgan and Romeo Langford). Subscribe and leave us a 5-star review on iTunes today, and tell your friends about us!
In the Season 2 premiere of 'Earn Your Stripes', Justin and Max break down Indiana's devastating loss at Arkansas, discuss numbers that stick out through the Hoosiers' first four games, and talk about the next week -- which includes a trip to play Duke. Earn Your Stripes is back! Remember to rate and review on iTunes.
In this segment of our conversation with author and motivational speaker Dave Anderson, Dave talks about the importance of your mindset to your overall success.
In this segment of our conversation with author and motivational speaker Dave Anderson, Dave explains why it's so important for every human being to find his or her why.
On this segment from our conversation with author and motivational speaker Dave Anderson, Dave explains what the red-belt mindset is and how you can apply it to your own life.
In this segment of our conversation with author and motivational speaker Dave Anderson, Dave explains why he doesn't feel bad for mediocre performers and tells you how you can rise from mediocrity to prosperity.
On this episode, Justin and Max are joined by the great Dave Anderson for a conversation that promises to inspire and motivate you. Anderson, the author of 14 books and a world-renowned motivational speaker, talks about the importance of your mindset, and shares insight into his meetings with the Indiana basketball team during the 2015-16 season. This is an episode you'll want to bookmark and listen to again in the future. Share it with you friends and family, and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes.
On this episode, Justin and Max discuss the upcoming NCAA Tournament, assess how each of the four Big Ten teams in the field will fair, and also offer their selections for the Elite Eight, Final Four, and National Championship. Who did the guys pick? Which Big Ten team will go the furthest? What games will be the best in the Round of 64? Tune in to find out.
On this episode, Justin and Max welcome Indiana guard Robert Johnson, who is wrapping up a successful four-year career with the Hoosiers. The guys talk about Rob's Senior Night Speech, his best memories from his Indiana career, the differences between Tom Crean and Archie Miller, and what's next for Rob after Indiana. Justin and Max also recap the Big Ten Tournament and project where the Big Ten teams will be seeded in the NCAA Tournament.
On this episode, Max and Justin discuss the Big Ten Basketball Postseason Awards and offer their own selections for All Big Ten, Player of the Year, Coach of the Year, Sixth Man of the Year, and All-Defensive Team. The guys also go through the Big Ten Tournament bracket game by game and offer their picks. Who will win the Big Ten Tournament? Tune in to find out who Justin and Max chose.
On this episode, Justin and Max are joined by former Wisconsin star and current Charlotte Hornet, Frank Kaminsky. Tune in to hear Kaminsky talk about having his number retired this year as well as his very honest thoughts on the many problems with the NCAA. Also on this episode, Justin and Max talk about Louisville's vacated national championship and ask the question: Does Max deserve a ring?