Believe The Hype - NBA Podcast

On today's episode of #believethehype, Tom & Benyam wrap-up the Spurs 4-0 sweep of the Memphis Grizzlies in the Western Conference Finals, how will the Spurs approach the 10 days rest before the NBA Finals? Plus, what does this loss mean for the Grizzlies moving forward? Furthermore, out in the East, the boys break-down the 2-2 series between the Pacers & Heat touching on Game 3 & 4 plus discussing the impact of Roy Hibbert, LeBron James's post game & more. Also, the boys discuss whether or not Dwyane Wade is a dirty player.

Note: Due to recording issues, we lost a few minutes of the episode including chatting about LeBron James fouling out in Game 4 of the Conference Finals... Our apologies.

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

Direct download: s02e41_-_NBA_We_Have_a_Series.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 6:13pm EDT

On today's episode of #believethehype, Tom & Benyam get stuck into the Conference Finals. In the West, San Antonio are up 3-0 over Memphis & on the verge of sealing another berth in the NBA Finals. In the East, LeBron James & the Miami Heat are stuck in a 1-1 barfight with the Indiana Pacers. The boys break down the games so far & talk about what to expect from the series' over the next few games. Furthermore, the boys also chat about the All NBA Teams & potential landing spots for Free Agent Dwight Howard.

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

Direct download: s02e40_-_NBA_Dont_Go_Chasing_Waterfalls.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 9:10am EDT

On today's show, Tom & Benyam are joined by Cleveland Cavaliers play-by-play announcer Fred McLeod to discuss the current situation in Cavland after a massive week for the franchise with winning the NBA Draft Lottery. Tom, Benyam & Fred discuss the future of the franchise including what the Cavs may look at doing with the #1 Pick, the development of Kyrie Irving & the Cavs young core of Tristan Thompson & Dion Waiters, the hiring of Mike Brown & much more.

You can follow Fred on twitter at @CavsFredMcLeod

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

Direct download: s02e39_-_NBA_Cavs_Basketball_is_on_the_Rise.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 1:31am EDT

26 down... 4 to go! On today's episode of #believethehype, Tom & Benyam preview the NBA Conference Finals series between the Heat/Pacers in the East & the Spurs/Grizzlies in the West. The boys look at everything from key matchups, players who'll need to step up & give their predictions for how the series will go down.

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

Direct download: s02e38_-_NBA_Conference_Finals_Preview.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 9:44am EDT

Today on another Playoffs edition of #believethehype, Tom & Benyam open up by discussing the most important news from today - Towelgate & the potential repercussions that this could have for the Grizzlies team moving forward... On a more serious note, the boys chat about the two series that finished today in Memphis v Oklahoma City & Miami v Chicago. Furthermore, they look ahead to the final games of the San Antonio v Golden State &  ndiana v New York series... Furthermore, the boys chat about Sacramento/Seattle, George Maloof trapped in a closet, Nate Robinson plus 'what's next' for both the Thunder & Bulls.

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

Direct download: s02e37_-_NBA_Towelgate.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 9:30am EDT

On today's episode of #believethehype, Tom & Benyam marvel Roy Hibbert's amazing performance in Game 3 of the Pacers v Knicks series. Furthermore, the boys discuss all the game 3's from the 4 Conference Semi Finals series over the last couple of nights & discuss the amazing performances by not only Hibbert, but also Chris Bosh, Marc Gasol & Tony Parker. Furthermore, the boys discuss the LeBron James v Nazr Mohammed incedent & if that's why LeBron James is walking around Chicago with a police escort...

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

Direct download: s02e36_-_NBA_Treat_Yo_Self.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 4:14am EDT

Today, Tom & Benyam wrap up the opening 2 games from each of the NBA Conference Semi Finals series with all series tied up at 1-1 & therefore each team has won one... All series have been close & the boys discuss who've been the standout players & moments from the series including Joakim Noah, Steph Curry, Mike Conley & Kevin Durant. Furthermore, the boys discuss - Lion King, carney fans in expensive seats, NBA players who should have high tops, Bryant Reeves, obscure NBA jerseys & much much more.

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

Direct download: s02e35_-_NBA_1-1_or_Won_One.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 9:31am EDT

Today, Tom & Benyam preview the NBA Conference Semi-Finals series including the highly anticipated return of the Knicks/Pacers rivalry from the 1990's. The boys also discuss the other 3 series - Heat v Bulls, Thunder v Grizzlies & Spurs v Warriors. Furthermore, the boys discuss what each team has to do to win the series plus give their predictions into the outcome of all the series. Also, Benyam discusses what the itinerary would be if he was given the opportunity to spend a week in Las Vegas with Andrew Bynum.

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

Direct download: s02e34_-_NBA_Rivalries_Renewed.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 10:13am EDT

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