Believe The Hype - NBA Podcast

Today on Believe The Hype, Tom and Benyam chat about the Grizzlies knocking off the Blazers and setting up a Western Conference Semi-Finals match-up against the Golden State Warriors, the importance of Mike Conley's health to that match-up, the Hawks big game 5 win over the Nets off the back of big games from Al Horford and Jeff Teague, Kevin Love reportedly out for 4-6 months after his shoulder surgery, Andrew Wiggins being announced as NBA Rookie of the Year, Billy Donovan officially is the new Thunder head coach and the Mayweather v Pacquiao fight. 

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: s04e65_-_NBA_Getting_Grizzy_With_It.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 4:28pm EDT

Today on Believe The Hype, Tom and Benyam chat about the Spurs taking a 3-2 lead in their awesome series vs the Spurs, Tim Duncan's ageless amazingness, 'hack a DeAndre', the Rockets closing out the Mavericks, the demise of the Dirk Nowitzki era, the Blazers, Nets and Bucks refusing to lose and the Billy Donovan/Thunder coaching rumors.

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: s04e64_-_NBA_Refuse_to_Lose.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 10:47am EDT

On today's episode of Believe The Hype, Tom, Benyam, Jamieson and Roscoe chat about the Memphis Grizzlies' dominance over the Portland Trail Blazers, Mike Conley's injury, LaMarcus Aldridge's free agency situation, Washington's sweep of the Raptors and Paul Pierce's strong troll game, the Cavs sweep of the Celtics and what Kevin Love's injury and J.R. Smith's impending suspention mean for the Cavs moving forward plus the awesome Clippers v Spurs series happening out west.

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: s04e63_-_NBA_Brooms_for_everyone.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 11:07am EDT

On today's episode of Believe The Hype, Tom and Benyam chat about Stephen Curry's huge 40 point performance to help the Golden State Warriors come from behind to beat the New Orleans Pelicans in overtime to take a 3-0 series lead, the impact that Derrick Rose is having as the Chicago Bulls look to close out the Milwaukee Bucks, LeBron James and Kevin Love's big game 3 against the Boston Celtics and how the Cavs were able to shut down Isaiah Thomas, Scott Brooks' firing and potential OKC Thunder coaching candidates and Kawhi Leonard taking out Defensive Player of the Year over Draymond Green in a super close vote.

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: s04e62_-_NBA_ALL_CAPS_STEPH_CURRY.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:46pm EDT

Today on Believe The Hype, Tom and Benyam chat about the first awards being announced in Mike Budenholzer winning Coach of the Year and Lou Williams winning Sixth Man, Josh Smith and Dwight Howard's huge games as the Rockets take a 2-0 series lead over the Mavericks, whether or not the Raptors can come back against the Wizards, the importance of the Warriors bench to their title hopes 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: s04e61_-_NBA_Smoove_Radio.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 10:39am EDT

On today's episode of Believe The Hype, Tom, Benyam and Jamieson chat about the big stories from the first couple of days of the NBA Playoffs. The guys chat about Anthony Davis, Kyrie Irving, Isaiah Thomas, Derrick Rose and other guys who've impressed them, the Golden State Warriors hot start, how awesome this San Antonio Spurs and Los Angeles Clippers series is going to be, Blake Griffin's three brand new Aron Baynes posters, Paul Pierce's 'dinosaur game' 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: s04e60_-_NBA_An_Impressive_Start.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 10:48am EDT

Today on Believe The Hype, Tom and Benyam preview all 8 First Round match-ups of the NBA Playoffs! Furthermore, the guys give their predictions for each series, talk about what players they're looking forward to watching in these Playoffs and also... Timber?

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: s04e59_-_NBA_Playoff_Preview.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 7:14am EDT

On today's episode of Believe The Hype, after all of you hit up the website and facebook to vote for the #BTHype 2015 NBA Awards, Tom and Benyam announce the winners of all the categories: MVP, Coach of the Year, Rookie of the Year, 6th Man of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year, Most Improved Player, Quote of the Year, International Player of the Year, Mr Entertainer/League Pass Alert Player of the Year, Tool of the Year and Gee-Up of the Year. Furthermore, the guys make their All-NBA Team selections.

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: s04e58_-_NBA_2015_Awards_Winners.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 4:58pm EDT

Today on Believe The Hype, Tom and Benyam wrap-up all the major talking points from the last week of NBA action. The guys chat about Russell Westbrook's huge 54 point performance and the dogfight that the Thunder and Anthony Davis' Pelicans find themselves in for the 8th seed in the Western Conference, the Chris Copeland, Thabo Sefolosha and Pero Antic 1OAK incident, J.R. Smith's comments on NBA Players going out late, the Sacramento Kings resting DeMarcus Cousins and Rudy Gay, Ricky Rubio's ankle surgery and Greg Monroe to the Knicks rumors. All that plus player/rookie of the week, Into the Toolshed, Tweet of the Week and Tim Hardaway Jr.'s shout-out to the Knicks of past!

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: s04e57_-_NBA_What_a_Weird_Week.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 4:30pm EDT

On today’s show, Tom & Benyam pull together their annual awards nominations for the 2015 NBA Season. The boys pick their shortlist for the following awards: Most Valuable Player, Rookie of the Year, Coach of the Year, 6th Man of the Year, Most Improved Player, Defensive Player of the Year, International Player of the Year, Most Watchable Player, Tool of the Year, Quote of the Year & the coveted Gee-Up of the Year. After pulling together the nominations, now it’s your guys turn to head over to believethehypeNBA.com & vote for who sould win the Awards with the winners being announced in a few weeks.

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: s04e56_-_NBA_2015_Awards_Nominations.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 4:22pm EDT