Believe The Hype - NBA Podcast

On today's episode of Believe The Hype, Tom and Benyam can't get over the fact that Hamdogs are now a thing that exists. Furthermore, the guys chat about the Phoenix Suns, James Harden's thoughts on the Houston Rockets' summer training cam chemistry, Steph Curry still haunted by Game 7 and Giannis Antetokounmpo gettin' paid.

Don't forget that that you can follow us on twitter @traread & @benyamkidane using the #BTHype tag to ask questions to be answered in next weeks episode. Also check out believethehypeNBA.com for more from the podcast.

Direct download: s05e93_-_NBA_Hamdogs_and_hot_takes.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 10:44am EDT

Today on Believe The Hype, Tom and Benyam break down all the biggest news from the last week from the depths of the NBA off-season. The guys chat about Allen Iverson, Shaquille O'Neal and Yao Ming's entry to the Hall of Fame, Lance Stephenson signing a one-year deal with the New Orleans Pelicans, Doc Rivers' comments about DeAndre Jordan's growth as a player, Chris Bosh edging closer to a return and more.

Don't forget that that you can follow us on twitter @traread & @benyamkidane using the #BTHype tag to ask questions to be answered in next weeks episode. Also check out believethehypeNBA.com for more from the podcast.

Direct download: s05e92_-_NBA_The_last_dance_for_Lance.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 10:11am EDT

On today's episode of Believe The Hype, Tom and Benyam have a chat about what teams will make 'the leap' next season and what players could potentially make their first NBA All-Star Game. Furthermore, the guys chat about Steph Curry's comments about his NBA Finals health and looking ahead to the Warriors new roster. Also, the boys discuss the weird Cleveland Cavaliers coaching situation.

Don't forget that that you can follow us on twitter @traread & @benyamkidane using the #BTHype tag to ask questions to be answered in next weeks episode. Also check out believethehypeNBA.com for more from the podcast.

Direct download: s05e91_-_NBA_Leap_Years.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 9:53am EDT

Today on Believe The Hype, Tom and Benyam talk about why the John Wall/Bradley Beal "beef" doesn't really matter, the Sacramento Kings interested in Ty Lawson, Phil Jackson saying not trading for Jae Crowder is his biggest Knicks regret, Brandon Jennings saying he'd prefer Robert Horry's career over Reggie Miller's career, Chris Bosh back on the training court and more.

Don't forget that that you can follow us on twitter @traread & @benyamkidane using the #BTHype tag to ask questions to be answered in next weeks episode. Also check out believethehypeNBA.com for more from the podcast.

Direct download: s05e90_-_NBA_Why_cant_we_be_friends.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 10:44am EDT

On today's episode of Believe The Hype, Tom and Benyam look ahead to the Quarter Finals of the Rio 2016 Olympic Basketball Tournament. The guys break down the four epic match-ups - Serbia v Croatia, France v Spain, Lithuania v Australia and USA v Argentina plus discuss how the remainder of the tournament is going to play out.

Don't forget that that you can follow us on twitter @traread & @benyamkidane using the #BTHype tag to ask questions to be answered in next weeks episode. Also check out believethehypeNBA.com for more from the podcast.

Direct download: s05e89_-_FIBA_Fever_Quarter_Finals_Preview.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 7:25am EDT

Today on Believe The Hype, Tom and Benyam talk about the biggest story lines from the opening few days of the Olympics. The guys chat about Spain's horror 0-2 start to their campaign, Team USA's domination on the court and BFF life off the court, Croatia's generation next lead by Dario Saric and Mario Hezonja looking like they're legit now and the importance of Andrew Bogut and Matthew Dellavedova to Australia's 2-0 start.

Don't forget that that you can follow us on twitter @traread & @benyamkidane using the #BTHype tag to ask questions to be answered in next weeks episode. Also check out believethehypeNBA.com for more from the podcast.

Direct download: s05e88_-_FIBA_Fever_The_Super_Best_Friends.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 10:58am EDT

On today's episode of Believe The Hype, Tom and Benyam preview the Rio 2016 Olympic Basketball Tournament, break down who the contenders are and give their medal predictions.

Don't forget that that you can follow us on twitter @traread & @benyamkidane using the #BTHype tag to ask questions to be answered in next weeks episode. Also check out believethehypeNBA.com for more from the podcast.

Direct download: s05e87_-_FIBA_Fever_Rio_2016_Preview.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 10:53am EDT

Today on Believe The Hype, Tom, Benyam and Jamieson chat about Team USA's first exhibition game in the lead-up to the Rio Olympics against Argentina, USA training camp, how Kevin Durant, Draymond Green and Klay Thompson looked in their first time on the floor together since KD signed with the Warriors, Paul George's return to FIBA basketball, the future of USA basketball in Devin Booker, Aaron Gordon and D'Angelo Russell, the NBA's decision to move All-Star Weekend away from Charlotte and more.

Don't forget that that you can follow us on twitter @traread, @benyamkidane & @theejamieson using the #BTHype tag to ask questions to be answered in next weeks episode. Also check out believethehypeNBA.com for more from the podcast.

Direct download: s05e86_-_NBA_USA_vs_the_World.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 12:28pm EDT

On today's episode of Believe The Hype, Tom and Benyam chat about the future of Russell Westbrook at the Oklahoma City Thunder. The guys discuss whether or not the Thunder should trade Russ and what teams may be a good fit and how the moves they've currently made such as rescinding the rights to Dion Waiters means that the Thunder may have a chance to keep Russ and offer him a big slice of the pie next off-season. Furthermore, the guys chat about Denzel Valentine's performance in the fire Summer League Final today, the All-Summer League team and the J.R. Smith/Cavs contract situation.

Don't forget that that you can follow us on twitter @traread & @benyamkidane using the #BTHype tag to ask questions to be answered in next weeks episode. Also check out believethehypeNBA.com for more from the podcast.

Direct download: s05e85_-_NBA_Much_ado_about_Russell_Westbrook.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 11:06am EDT

Today on Believe The Hype, Tom and Benyam talk about all the big news from around the NBA in the last week. The guys chat Tim Duncan's retirement and look back at his career, Dwyane Wade signing with the Chicago Bulls and how NBA players have been caught up in the Pokemon Go craze. Furthermore, the guys have a look at the first week of Summer League action and talk about some of the stand-out players including Devin Booker, Norman Powell, D'Angelo Russell, Ben Simmons, Kris Dunn and Thon Maker.

Don't forget that that you can follow us on twitter @traread & @benyamkidane using the #BTHype tag to ask questions to be answered in next weeks episode. Also check out believethehypeNBA.com for more from the podcast.

Direct download: s05e84_-_NBA_Summer_Summer_Summer_League.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 9:02am EDT