Believe The Hype - NBA Podcast

Today, Jabari Davis from HOOPSWORLD & The OpinioNation joins Tom & Benyam to chat about what NBA Superstars are currently "on the clock" to solidify their legacy's from going from a good NBA player to a great NBA player. Furthermore, the boys chat about the trade that sent Caron Butler to the Milwaukee Bucks, the retirement of Tracy McGrady, Fab Melo, The Laker Bro's & the boys get all emotional about Tony Parker's retirement from the rap game.

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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: s02e62_-_NBA_On_The_Clock.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 9:56pm EDT

This week, Tom & Benyam are joined by Lead Editor of SBNation's Silver Screen & Roll blog, Drew Garrison for a chat about the off-season so far from the NBA's two Los Angeles franchises, the Lakers & the Clippers. The boys chat about Doc Rivers & the new player personnel coming into Clip City & whether or not this makes the Clippers legitimate title contenders. Plus, on the other side of Staples Center, they discuss the new Lakers signings, should the Lakers tank or make a run at the Playoffs. Furthermore, the boys discuss Allen Iverson's retirement, Breaking Bad, Robert Sacre's bench celebrations, Swaggy P & much much more...

Follow Drew on twitter @DrewGarrisonSBN.

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: s02e61_-_NBA_The_LAndscape.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 8:03pm EDT

Today on #believethehype, Tom & Benyam chat about the Rookie Transition Program & after Shabazz Muhammad was sent home for having a female guest in his hotel room, the boys discuss how the NBA can turn this negative into a positive & suggest some other potential courses that NBA rookies should be taken through during the program. Further to this, the boys chat about the 76ers hiring of Brett Brown as their head coach, Beno Udrih & Greg Oden. Also, the boys chat about the current FIBA news with the Asia World Cup qualifying now over & the upcoming Oceania Series. Benyam, who's been at Boomers camp over the last week, chats about how the Aussies are shaping up including the development of future potential NBA lottery picks Dante Exum & Ben Simmons. Plus, Into The Toolshed & Tweet of the Week!

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: s02e60_-_NBA_Shabangbang_Muhammad.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 9:18am EDT

On today's episode, Tom & Benyam are joined by Dan Devine from Yahoo! Sports' 'Ball Don't Lie' to have a chat about the off-season moves so far from the two New York teams, the Knicks & the Brooklyn Nets. The guys discuss each addition to the rosters & predict how this will help/hurt both franchises moving forward. Furthermore, in Episode 77, Tom, Benyam & Dan decided that they'd be open to investing in Jay-Z's 0.07% stake in the Brooklyn Nets, today, the guys give an update on where this is at.

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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: s02e59_-_NBA_Battle_in_the_Big_Apple.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 6:13pm EDT

Today Leigh Ellis from The Basketball Jones joins Tom & Benyam to have a chat about the weeks big NBA moves including the Milwaukee Bucks & Detroit Pistons Brandon Jennings & Brandon Knight swap, the Indiana Pacers & Phoenix Suns Luis 'Coca' Scola & Gerald Green trade & what it means for those teams moving forward. Furthermore, the boys discuss Nate Robinson signing with the Denver Nuggets, John Wall's extension, what other 2010 Draftees deserve extensions & the 76ers coaching saga. Also, after Steve Nash had a tryout with Inter Milan this week, the boys pull together their NBA Wednesday Night Social League Indoor Soccer Teams to be built around Nash. Plus Leigh tells a great Steve Nash story & takes over Tom's role by delivering a great Tweet of the Week!

Follow Leigh on twitter: @LeighEllis

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: s02e58_-_NBA_Nashty_FC.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 11:07am EDT

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