Believe The Hype - NBA Podcast

Believe The Hype - NBA Podcast

On today's episode of Believe The Hype, Tom and Benyam chat about the latest news from the last week of NBA action. The guys chat about the surprising 3-1 start to the Chicago Bulls, Ricky Rubio's injury leading to Kris Dunn being thrusted into the Timberwolves starting point guard gig, Ray Allen's retirement, Ben Simmons' comments about the NCAA, the contract extensions of Steven Adams, Victor Oladipo, Rudy Gobert 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: s06e04_-_NBA_SurprisaBulls.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 9:48am EDT

Today on Believe The Hype, Tom and Benyam break down the latest talking points from the first five days of the NBA season. The guys chat about Anthony Davis' insane start to the season, Joel Embiid's nice start to his pro-career and Damian Lillard looking like an early MVP candidate. Furthermore, the guys discuss whether or not the big man position is back and new faces that are impressing in their new places.

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: s06e03_-_NBA_The_bigs_are_back.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 9:27am EDT

On today's episode of Believe The Hype, Tom, Benyam and Jamieson preview the Eastern Conference ahead of the upcoming NBA season by answering some burning questions. The guys discuss:

- Which Eastern Conference team is going to make the biggest jump?

- What team in the East can trouble the Cleveland Cavaliers the most?

- Which non-playoff team has the best chance of getting in the eight this year?

- Which playoff team is most likely to fall out of the eight this season?

- How effective will Dwight Howard be this season in Atlanta?

- Which "Super Team" will finish with the better record - the Chicago Bulls or the New York Knicks?

- Which young team in the East is the most intriguing?

- Who will be the first Western Conference coach fired this season?

- GAME: Contender, pretender or trash?

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: s06e02_-_NBA_Eastern_Conference_Season_Preview.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 10:45am EDT

On today's episode of Believe The Hype, Tom, Benyam and Jamieson preview the Western Conference ahead of the upcoming NBA season by answering some burning questions. The guys discuss 

- Which Western Conference team is going to make the biggest jump?

- Who is the worst match-up for the Golden State Warriors?

- Which non-playoff team, outside of the Utah Jazz, has the best chance of getting in the eight this year?

- Is this the year the Dallas Mavericks fall apart or will they make the Playoffs again?

- Have the Blazers set themselves up to come crashing back to reality this season?

- Is this a make-or-break year for the Los Angeles Clippers?

- Will DeMarcus Cousins find himself traded this season?

- Which young team in the West is the most intriguing?

- Who will be the first Western Conference coach fired this season?

- GAME: Contender, pretender or trash?

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: s06e01_-_NBA_Western_Conference_Season_Preview.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 11:00am EDT

Today on Believe The Hype, Tom and Benyam break down the latest news from around the NBA. The guys chat about the Bucks/Bulls Michael Carter-Williams and Tony Snell swap, the Cavs re-signing J.R. Smith, the Cavs interest in Mario Chalmers and Damian Lillard's Finals ambitions for the Portland Trail Blazers. Furthermore, the boys discuss how the Utah Jazz are looking heading into this NBA season.

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: s05e96_-_NBA_Michael_Carter_Holy_Grail.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 10:25am EDT

On today's episode of Believe The Hype, Tom and Benyam chat about the latest news from around the NBA. The guys discuss Ben Simmons' injury and Rich Paul reportedly wanting him to sit out the entire season, Dwight Howard working on his mid-range game, whether or not the Denver Nuggets are a team on the rise this season, DeMarcus Cousins out here wearing Raptors gear in workouts, Toney Douglas to the Cavs 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: s05e95_-_NBA_Shoot_Your_Shot.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 9:52am EDT

Today on Believe The Hype, Tom and Benyam break down all the biggest news across the Association on NBA Media Day.

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: s05e94_-_NBA_Media_Takeout.mp3
Category:Sport -- posted at: 10:19am EDT

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