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The Crossover NBA Show with Chris Mannix and Howard Beck

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NBA scores, stats, standings and moves are fodder for hot takes on The Crossover with Chris Mannix and Howard Beck. Get into every NBA playoffs battle, free agent frenzy, draft dilemma and trade rumor. Plus hear the most in-depth and interesting interviews from SI's NBA insiders with unparalleled access.

NBA scores, stats, standings and moves are fodder for hot takes on The Crossover with Chris Mannix and Howard Beck. Get into every NBA playoffs battle, free agent frenzy, draft dilemma and trade rumor. Plus hear the most in-depth and interesting interviews from SI's NBA insiders with unparalleled access.

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New York, NY

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NBA scores, stats, standings and moves are fodder for hot takes on The Crossover with Chris Mannix and Howard Beck. Get into every NBA playoffs battle, free agent frenzy, draft dilemma and trade rumor. Plus hear the most in-depth and interesting interviews from SI's NBA insiders with unparalleled access.

Language:

English


Episodes

All Eyes on the Brooklyn Nets

1/20/2021
On this week’s Crossover Pod, Mannix and Beck discuss the early returns for the Nets, from James Harden’s inspired play, to the chemistry Harden has with Kevin Durant to concerns about the Nets lack of depth after the trade. Plus Kyrie Irving spoke to the media on Tuesday – what can we take away from Irving’s first public comments since taking leave of the team? And will Irving embrace a new roll alongside Harden and Durant? Also the Rockets are excited about the assets they received in the...

Duration:00:55:45

James Harden Exits Houston

1/13/2021
BONUS POD! Mannix and Beck discuss the trade that sends James Harden to Brooklyn. Did the Rockets get enough, why Indiana is a sneaky big winner and how the new -- probable -- Harden, Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving trio will mesh. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:33:04

Is COVID crippling the NBA?

1/13/2021
Mannix and Beck discuss the run of coronavirus-related postponements, the NBA tightening restrictions on player movement, Kyrie Irving's absence from the Nets, if it's time for Washington to shop Bradley Beal, the Knicks recent struggles and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:48:01

The Future of Stephen Curry in Golden State

1/7/2021
Mannix and Beck discuss Beck's story on James Harden, how the Warriors might handle Steph Curry's future, the Suns' hot start, the Knicks staying power and has Jaylen Brown become too big to trade? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:01:01:38

Is There Hope for Harden?

12/30/2020
Mannix and Beck dive into the NBA's decision to fine Daryl Morey, hope for James Harden in Houston, the impact of the Spencer Dinwiddie injury in Brooklyn, if the Clippers blowout loss foreshadows problems to come, Washington's early season struggles and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:42:40

Mailbag! - Regular Season Tip-Off Edition

12/23/2020
Mannix and Beck take your questions this week on the Mavs, Jazz and Lakers plus R.J. Barrett's sophomore season and how worried should Boston be about Kemba Walker? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:47:44

The Giannis Saga is Over

12/17/2020
Joining SI's Chris Mannix this week is Howard Beck, SI's newest senior writer -- and the new co-host of the Crossover Pod! Mannix and Beck discuss Giannis Antetokounmpo's landmark contract extension, the NBA's health and safety plans to return, James Harden's future in Houston, the new-look Nets and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:56:58

Inside the James Harden Drama

12/10/2020
Joining SI’s Chris Mannix this week is Michael Shapiro, Rockets reporter for SI.com. Mannix and Shapiro discuss the developing James Harden situation in Houston, from Harden’s decision to make a late arrival at training camp to how the Rockets will handle it to the perspective trade partners for Harden. Later, Sarah Kustok, analyst for the YES Network and FS1, on the Nets chemistry, how the Harden trade rumors could impact it, Kyrie’s early media boycott, Russell Westbrook’s fit in...

Duration:01:12:18

Paul Westhead

12/3/2020
Joining SI's Chris Mannix is Paul Westhead, former NBA coach and author of the new book, The Speed Game. Mannix and Westhead discuss Westhead's path to the NBA, hiring Pat Riley, getting run out of LA by Magic Johnson, if Diana Taurasi could have played in the NBA and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:46:29

Inside the Offseason

11/25/2020
Joining SI's Chris Mannix this week is Jeff Zilgitt, senior NBA writer with USA Today. Mannix and Zilgitt discuss the retooling of the two LA teams, why the market was cool for Montrezl Harrell, Gordon Hayward's massive contract (and Charlotte's curious decision to give it to him), Houston's moves, John Wall's future, more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:42:03

Houston, we have a problem(s)

11/19/2020
Joining SI's Chris Mannix this week are Billy King, former general manager of the Nets and 76ers, and Sam Amick, senior NBA writer with The Athletic. Mannix, King and Amick discuss a weird situation in Sacramento, Houston's problems with James Harden and Russell Westbrook, what to expect when free agency opens on Friday, Klay Thompson's injury on Golden State and more. Later, Tony Parker on his 18-year NBA career, why he decided to call it quits, his relationship with Tim Duncan and Gregg...

Duration:01:04:09

Stephen Silas; Jeremy Woo

11/11/2020
Joining SI's Chris Mannix this week is Houston Rockets head coach Stephen Silas. Mannix and Silas discuss Silas's journey to the Rockets bench, fighting perceptions of nepotism early in his career, telling his father, Paul Silas, he got the Rockets job, the challenge of the job in Houston, more. Later, Jeremy Woo with the latest draft chatter, what Golden State will do with the second pick, how far LaMelo Ball could fall, more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:52:32

Change is Coming in Philadelphia

11/5/2020
Joining SI's Chris Mannix this week is longtime NBA writer Howard Beck. Mannix and Beck discuss the latest with the NBA restart, Daryl Morey and a revamped leadership team in Philadelphia, the Nets bulking up Steve Nash's staff in Brooklyn, what Morey and Mike D'Antoni's exit says about Houston and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:53:05

Are You Ready for Next Season?

10/29/2020
Joining SI's Chris Mannix this week is Dan Woike, national NBA writer with the Los Angeles Times. Mannix and Woike discuss the NBA's desire to start next season around Christmas, how the players will respond, the influence LeBron James will have over the decision and why the NBA seems to be determined to play games in home arenas -- and not another bubble. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:46:25

Harvey Araton

10/22/2020
Joining SI’s Chris Mannix this week is Harvey Araton, longtime New York newspaper writer and author of the new book, Our Last Season: A writer, a Fan, a Friendship. Mannix and Araton talk about the inspiration for the book, a 45-year season-ticket holder, how Araton utilized her as a source, how James Dolan is viewed by the Knicks fan base, covering Hubie Brown’s brief run in New York and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:41:48

What Happened in Houston?

10/16/2020
Joining SI's Chris Mannix is Michael Shapiro, SI's Rockets Insider. Mannix and Shapiro discuss Daryl Morey's surprising decision to step away from Houston, what went into the decision, what his lasting legacy will be, what's next for the Rockets and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:27:04

Who was Spencer Haywood?

10/15/2020
Joining SI’s Chris Mannix this week is Gary Washburn, senior NBA writer at the Boston Globe and co-author of The Spencer Haywood Rule: Battles, Basketball, and the Making of an American Iconoclast. Mannix and Washburn discuss Washburn’s three months in the NBA bubble, the impact of the NBA’s embracing of the social justice movement, the impact on LeBron James’s legacy and more. Plus a deep dive into Gary’s new book on Haywood, an influential figure in the early NBA whose impact is still...

Duration:00:41:38

Crossover Daily: Game 5 Preview

10/9/2020
SI’s Rohan Nadkarni and The Ringer’s Rob Mahoney preview Game 5 of the NBA Finals, including the Anthony Davis-on-Jimmy Butler matchup, the Lakers’ shooting advantage from three, and potential rotation changes for the Heat. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:22:01

A big NBA offseason looms

10/8/2020
SI's Chris Mannix this week is Ryan McDonough, former GM of the Phoenix Suns. Mannix and McDonough dive into a (likely) Lakers championship, if LA should run it back with the same group, what's the market for Dwight Howard and more. Plus the Sixers grabbing Doc Rivers, Philadelphia's roster, Golden State's options, a potential Bradley Beal trade, more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:55:58

Crossover Daily: Where Do We Go From Here?

10/8/2020
SI’s Rohan Nadkarni and The New York Times’s Sopan Deb discuss the NBA Finals, the construction of the Lakers, and what the next NBA season could look like. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:23:41