Episode 241 – Sacramento’s REAL franchise guy

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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 and using the #BTHype tag to ask questions to be answered in next weeks episode.

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Episode 240 – IDM

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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 and using the #BTHype tag to ask questions to be answered in next weeks episode.

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Episode 239 – Q1 Report

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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 and using the #BTHype tag to ask questions to be answered in next weeks episode.

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Episode 238 – NBA These guys are good

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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 and using the #BTHype tag to ask questions to be answered in next weeks episode.

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Episode 237 – Hashtag Full Squad

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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 & 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 and using the #BTHype tag to ask questions to be answered in next weeks episode.

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Episode 236 – Joergerbombs for the boys

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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 and using the #BTHype tag to ask questions to be answered in next weeks episode.

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Episode 235 – The Kerr Revolution

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Today on Believe The Hype, Janne Oivio from Finnish sports magazine Urheilusanomat joins Tom & Benyam to chat about the revolution in Oakland since Steve Kerr took over the Golden State Warriors. The guys chat about how Stephen Curry has taken his game to the next level on both ends of the floor, how Andrew Bogut‘s improved, what the Warriors should do when David Lee returns & more. Also, the guys chat about Russell Westbrook‘s return for the Thunder today & whether or not OKC can pull off the seemingly impossible & jag a spot in the Playoffs.

Follow Janne on twitter @JanneOivio & check him out at http://urheilusanomat.fi.

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