Episode 255 – Snubs

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Today on Believe The Hype, Tom & Benyam chat about whether or not players like Damian Lillard, Kyle Korver, Mike Conley & Nikola Vucevic should feel robbed after being “snubbed” from the NBA All-Star Game. Furthermore, the guys chat about Hassan Whiteside‘s huge week & emergence as a legit NBA starter & how Kyrie Irving‘s huge scoring output, including 55 points vs Sacramento & his improved defensive effort has helped contribute to the Cleveland Cavaliers 9 game win streak.

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Episode 254 – Half Season Report

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On today’s episode of Believe The Hype, Tom & Benyam break down all the big talking points from the last week of NBA action. They guys chat about Klay Thompson‘s amazing 37 point 3rd quarter blast against the Sacramento Kings & the rumored Joe Johnson to Charlotte for Lance Stephenson trade. Also, the boys have their half yearly report where they look at some of the major talking points of the season so far & chrystal ball the 2nd half of the season.

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Episode 253 – Blazing Wizards

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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 caught the Portland Trail Blazers v Sacramento Kings game so the guys chat about how the Blazers are looking, especially since LaMarcus Aldridge went down with an injury. Roscoe caught the Washington Wizards v Oklahoma City Thunder game so the guys chat about the Wizards season so far, how the team has benefited from having the majority of the squad back, Paul Pierce‘s turnover issues & the ongoing push for Kevin Durant to have a “homecoming”. All that plus the possibility of Wale & Kanye West designing Wizards uniforms, the new ‘USA vs the World’ Rising Stars Challenge format, Dunk Contest announcements & more!

Jamieson caught up with Damian Lillard & Will Barton for a chat & Roscoe caught up with Steven Adams. Those interviews appear in this episode.

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Episode 252 – Atlanta Fourks

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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 whether or not the Atlanta Hawks could have 4 All-Stars in Paul Millsap, Jeff Teague, Kyle Korver & Al Horford, the prospect of European NBA expansion, Tristan Thompson knocking back a 4 year, $52 million deal, Joel Embiid’s weight issues, Brook Lopez trade rumors & the regular segments Player of the Week, Tweet of the Week & Into the Toolshed.

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Episode 251 – These guys are crazy good

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Today on Believe The Hype, Tom & Benyam catch up with #BTHype’s West Coast Correspondent Jamieson Welsh for a chat. Jamieson’s fresh off the plane from Salt Lake City where he caught the Golden State Warriors win over the Utah Jazz. The guys have a chat about the Warriors season so far, the chemistry change on & off the court since Steve Kerr took over from Mark Jackson, the improvement of Draymond Green, what Andrew Bogut means to the team, the intricacies of their bench unit lead by Andre Iguodala & if the season finished right now… What awards would the Dubs win? Furthermore, the guys chat about the relationship between Dante Exum & Joe Ingles.

Today’s episode features interviews with Andrew Bogut, Draymond Green, Andre Iguodala, Dante Exum & Joe Ingles.

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Episode 250 – Pau

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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 trade that is in agreement to send Jeff Green to the Memphis Grizzlies, the upcoming London game between the New York Knicks & the Milwaukee Bucks, Pau Gasol‘s huge 46 point 18 rebound game vs the Bucks, what Klay Thompson has added to his offensive repertoire this season, the Andrei Kirilenko saga, Hassan Whiteside – ahem – WILTside, bad Derek Fisher speeches & more.

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Episode 249 – Mozzie Bite

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Today on Believe The Hype, Tom & Benyam chat about Deron Williams rib injury & what that means for the Brooklyn Nets season, the Rockets interest in D-Will & Goran Dragic, the Denver Nuggets sending Timofey Mozgov to Cleveland, the impending Atlanta Hawks sale & of course, Chris Hansen & Seattle throwing their hands up to buy. All that plus the Grizzlies targeting Jeff Green & Luol Deng, the short-handed Portland Trail Blazers still winning & more!

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