Believe The Hype - NBA Podcast

On today's episode of Believe The Hype, Tom & Benyam break down all the big talking points from the last week of NBA action. The boys chat about the Cavs recent struggles with Kyrie Irving out, Deron Williams being relegated to the Brooklyn bench, Dirk Nowitzki moving into 8th on the all-time scoring list, Patrick Mills' Spurs return & the early returns in the NBA All-Star ballot. All that plus Temecula, Kevin Garnett's aggressive ear blowing, James Harden doing things, do rich guys actually write cheques or do they internet bank & 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: s04e25_-_NBA_Many_Early_Returns.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 9:11am EDT

Today on Believe The Hype, Tom & Benyam are still stuffed from their Christmas Dinners... However, basketball doesn't sleep, so they're back to break down the latest news from the NBA. The guys chat about the Houston Rockets signing Josh Smith, whether or not it's a good move for the team & if they've solidified their place as a legit contender. Furthermore, the boys look back at the Good, the Bad & the Ugly from NBA Christmas Day plus talk about the awesome play of late from the Atlanta Hawks (sans being blown out by 30 points at the hands of Milwaukee's finest Jared Dudley & Brandon Knight).

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: s04e24_-_NBA_Yeah_hes_a_Rocket_man.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 9:30am EDT

On today's episode of Believe The Hype, Tom & Benyam go all Christmassy up in here! The guys look ahead to the NBA Christmas Day games & also present their NBA Christmas wish-list for the back-half of the season. Furthermore, the guys chat the rumored Deron Williams to Sacramento rumors plus regular segments Player/Rookie of the Week, Into the Toolshed & Tweet of the Week!

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: s04e23_-_NBA_Christmas_Wish_List.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 9:12am EDT

On today's episode of Believe The Hype, Tom & Benyam break down the trade that sent Rajon Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks & talk about what this means for both the Celtics & the Mavs moving forward. Furthermore, the guys discuss Andrew Bogut & Jabari Parker's recent injury issues & Kevin Durant reaching 15K points & becoming the first player to score 30 points in under 20 minutes. Also, when the podcast was finishing, Corey Brewer was traded to the Rockets in exchange for Troy Daniels, so we rapid react to that.

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: s04e22_-_NBA_Texas_Rondo.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 4:17pm EDT

Today on Believe The Hype, Tom & Benyam break down the biggest talking points from the last week of NBA action. The guys chat about the Sacramento Kings firing Mike Malone, what it means for the team & their star players DeMarcus Cousins & Rudy Gay, potential contenders to fill the Head Coach job & the weird reign of Vivek Ranadive. Furthermore, the guys chat about potential first time NBA All-Stars, the Miami Heat's injury bug, Kobe Bryant passing Michael Jordan on the all-time scoring list & what Isaiah Thomas firing his agent means for his future in Phoenix. All that plus player/rookie of the week, Into the Toolshed & tweet of the week!

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: s04e21_-_NBA_Sacramentos_REAL_franchise_guy.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 8:38am EDT

Today on Believe The Hype, Rey Moralde from That NBA Lottery Pick joins Tom & Benyam for a chat. the boys discuss the Portland Trail Blazers start to the season, Kobe Bryant's chasing down Michael Jordan in the scoring ranks, Nick Young taking over the world one big shot at a time & Ray Allen rumors.

Follow Rey on twitter @TheNoLookPass & check him out at http://thatnbalotterypick.com.

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: s04e20_-_NBA_IDM.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 4:20pm EDT

Today on Believe The Hype, Tom & Benyam talk about all the main talking points from the first quarter of the NBA season. The guys chat about who the current MVP candidates are, what have been the biggest surprises this season from both a positive & negative point of view & players who may be traded before the deadline. Furthermore, the guys decypher ESPN's 25 under 25 list.

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: s04e19_-_NBA_Q1_Report.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 10:04am EDT

On today's episode of Believe The Hype, Tom & Benyam wrap up the week that was in the NBA. The boys chat about the Cleveland Cavaliers 8 game win-streak, the dominance of LeBron James, the return of Matthew Dellavedova & the always lingering trade rumors surrounding Dion Waiters. Furthermore, the guys chat about Kyrie Irving's new shoe deal & talk about other NBA players who should have shoe contracts. Also, the boys chat about the Royals NBA visit, DeMarcus Cousins' health issues, how bad the Pistons are, Coco & 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: s04e18_-_NBA_These_guys_are_good.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 8:42am EDT

Today on Believe The Hype, Tom & Benyam are joined by #BTHype's West Coast correspondent Jamieson Welsh & East Coast correspondent Roscoe Whalan for a chat. This week, Jamieson & Roscoe both caught some Lakers games so the guys chat about how the Lakers are looking so far this season. Furthermore, the guys chat about how the Miami Heat are fairing in the first 6 weeks of the post-LeBron era.

Jamieson caught up with Nick Young & Roscoe caught up with Ronnie Price, Jordan Clarkson & James Ennis & those interviews appear in this episode

Don't forget that that you can follow us on twitter @traread, @benyamkidane, @theejamieson & @RoscoeWhalan7 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: s04e17_-_NBA_Hashtag_Full_Squad.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 9:14am EDT

On today's episode of Believe The Hype, Tom & Benyam wrap up the week that was in the NBA. The boys chat about Lance Stephenson trade rumors, toast Dave Joerger's influence on the 15-2 Memphis Grizzlies, Kobe Bryant's triple double vs Toronto & his year of breaking records, what DeMar DeRozan's injury means to the Raptors, Ettore Messina's first taste of NBA coaching & Kevin Garnett's 'sharknado' on Joakim Noah. All that plus the regular segments Player & Rookie of the Week, Into the Toolshed & Tweet of the Week!

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: s04e16_-_NBA_Joergerbombs_for_the_boys.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 6:42am EDT