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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

Kevin Durant Upstages Free Agency

7/1/2022
Mannix and Beck break down a very newsworthy start to free agency as Nets star Kevin Durant demands a trade mere hours before deals can be announced. We break down what went wrong in Brooklyn, where he might end up before things are all said and done, and a slew of other big moves that we like and some that completely puzzled us See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:54:30

Kyrie Opts...In & Big Free Agent Questions

6/28/2022
Mannix and Beck break down the breaking news involving Kyrie Irving opting into his player option with the Nets next season and what this could mean for the recent rumors surrounding Kevin Durant's possible departure from the team. We also take a look at possible landing spots for Bradley Beal, if the Wizards are really where he wants to end his career, and if the Portland Trail Blazers aggressive moves recently are enough to make Damian Lillard's prime years contending ones See...

Duration:00:50:12

Rising w/ Scoot Henderson & Giannis Antetokounmpo

6/24/2022
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck sits down with 18-year-old phenom Scoot Henderson, to discuss his first year with the G League Ignite, his role in a new LeBron movie and his groundbreaking deal with Puma. Then, Beck chats with Giannis Antetokounmpo and his family to discuss “Rise,” the new film about their journey, now available on Disney+ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:49:21

Kyrie's Predictable Contract Dispute & Draft Preview

6/22/2022
Mannix and Beck discuss the contract talk impasse between Kyrie Irving and the Brooklyn Net and why John Wall was never going to be in the Houston Rockets future after the guard exercised his player option for next season. Mannix also talks to Sports Illustrated's NBA draft insider Jeremy Woo about his final lottery picks ahead of Thursday nights draft See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:22:06

The Warriors Win It All (Again)

6/17/2022
Mannix and Beck break down the Warriors winning their fourth championship in eight years and how this cements Steph Curry's legacy as one of the greatest of all time. We also look at the Celtics costly mistakes this series, what they should do with their roster going into next season, and why the Warriors look like they aren't going to be slowing down any time soon See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:54:23

Wiggins Finds Perfect Role In Warriors Win

6/14/2022
Mannix and Beck break down the Warriors game five win and how the pieces they carefully assembled after Kevin Durant's departure came up big on Steph Curry's off night. We also take a look at how former number one pick Andrew Wiggins has found the perfect role for himself with the Warriors after not finding success as the number one option in Minnesota and what the Celtics must do at point guard if they cant come back in this series See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:45:27

Reliving the Trauma w/ Grant Hill

6/10/2022
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes back Hall of Famer Grant Hill to discuss his new autobiography, “Game.” Hill talks about the devastating series of injuries that derailed his career and how it shapes his life to this day. He also weighs in on the Finals, Draymond Green’s off-court activities and more See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:48:32

Boston's Home Court Advantage & Quin Snyder's Sudden Resignation

6/7/2022
Mannix and Beck break down how the Celtics look alright heading into game 3 with home court advantage despite having horrendous third quarters in the first two games and how Draymond Green gets officiated differently. We also take a look at the sudden resignation of Quin Snyder as head coach of the Utah Jazz and some of the statements made by Darvin Ham in his introductory press conference with the Lakers See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:22

Capturing The Action w/ Andy Bernstein

6/3/2022
On the Friday, Howard Beck sits down with NBA photographer (and Hall of Famer) Andy Bernstein to discuss his career taking some of the most iconic NBA shots of all time, navigating around court side celebs, what goes into setting up for a Finals game, and his new project he'll be working on with Vanessa Bryant See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:04:38

A Miami Moratorium & Previewing The Finals

6/1/2022
Mannix and Beck break down Boston's win over game seven and what the Heat should do next after Jimmy Butler's late series heroics weren't enough to get it donw. We also preview a Finals matchup between the Warriors and Celtics, how Boston's health is going to effect them going into a tough series and why this could be Steph Curry's most impressive title win so far See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:39:00

BONUS: Preview A Game 7 In Miami

5/29/2022
Mannix and Beck preview game seven of the Eastern Conference Finals between the Miami Heat and Boston Celtics in a series that has been filled with injuries and career best and worst performances from star players on both sides See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:27:31

Going 1x1 w/ Tracy McGrady

5/27/2022
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck sits down with Hall of Famer Tracy McGrady to discuss his new venture, the Ones Basketball League, a barnstorming tour of one-on-one competitions that launched in April. They also discuss McGrady’s friendship (and rivalry) with Kobe Bryant, why baseball is still his first love and why he walked away from his ESPN gig See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:41:37

An Ugly Eastern Conference Finals & L.A.'s Coaching Search

5/24/2022
Mannix and Beck break down an ugly Eastern Conference Finals that has been back and forth and why Jayson Tatum is the key to the Celtics winning the series. We also take a look at the Minnesota Timberwolves hiring executive Tim Connelly to a five year deal, how it impacts the franchise, and why the Denver Nugget made a big mistake in letting him go. Finally, we take a look at the leading candidates for the Lakers head coaching position and why Darvin Ham is the best pick for the job See...

Duration:00:41:19

Diving Into the Draft Pool w/ SI’s Jeremy Woo

5/20/2022
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes SI draft expert Jeremy Woo, to discuss his latest mock draft and this week’s lottery results. Why is Jabari Smith his No. 1 prospect? Is Chet Holmgren a sure thing, or a massive risk? Should the Rockets grab Paolo Banchero to pair with Jalen Green? What should the Kings do at No. 4? Can the Blazers get Dame help at No. 7? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:52:52

Boston's Defense & Suns Collapse the Story of Two Game 7's

5/16/2022
Mannix and Beck break down two very different game 7's including how the Celtics defense and role players allowed them to salvage the back half of the series and the Phoenix Suns historically bad performance against a dominating Luke Dončić led Mavericks team. We also discuss James Harden's future with the Sixers after Daryl Morey's season ending press conference, if Kyrie Irving will be with the Nets next season after GM Sean Marks comments, and Patrick Beverly's comments on, well, everyone...

Duration:01:07:27

Clutch Time w/ Robert Horry

5/13/2022
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes seven-time NBA champion Robert Horry, now a broadcaster and co-host of the NBA Finals Files podcast. They discuss Nikola Jokic’s back-to-back MVPs (and the snub of Joel Embiid), the Warriors’ chances of winning the title, DeAndre Ayton’s importance to the Suns, why Ja Morant’s style is worrisome and much more. Plus, Horry names his top five clutch shooters of all time. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:08:50

Al Horford & James Harden Turn Back the Clock

5/10/2022
Mannix is joined this week by Sarah Kustok to break down Al Horford's absolute takeover in the Celtics game four win over the Bucks and why the Celtics are poised to take game five at home. We also look at how James Harden looked his old Houston self in the Sixers game four win at home, the reactions around the league to Nikola Jokic being names MVP for the second straight year, and Sarah's thoughts on her Nets going into the offseason See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:53:26

Knuckleheads, w/ Quentin Richardson & Darius Miles

5/6/2022
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes NBA legends Quentin Richardson and Darius Miles, the co-hosts of the popular Knuckleheads podcast. They reminisce about their early days with the Clippers and explain the origin of their iconic “two fists-to-the-forehead” celebration. They also weigh in on Dillon Brooks’ flagrant foul of Gary Payton II. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:36

The Physicality of the Playoffs & Assessing The Utah Jazz

5/3/2022
Mannix and Beck break down the playoff officiating after the questionable flagrant 2 call on Draymond Green in game one and how other players are adapting to a more physical style of basketball in the playoffs. We also look at the next move for the Jazz after a first round exit in a season when many considered them title contenders and Doc Rivers coaching decisions being put under a microscope after round one See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:49:59

Ant Edwards, Player Pain, & Covid Surges w/Dr. Robby Sikka

4/29/2022
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes Dr. Robby Sikka, former VP of basketball ops and player wellness for the Timberwolves, to discuss all the latest injury and health issues impacting the playoffs. Will Covid infections warp this postseason? Plus, Sikka shares his experiences working with breakout star Anthony Edwards. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:59:22