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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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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

The Annual GM Survey

10/4/2022
Mannix and Beck give some rare praise to the Sacramento Kings and the basketball excitement in the city of Seattle before taking a look at their main takeaways from the annual NBA GM survey. Mannix also talks to Nets analyst Sarah Kustok about how the upcoming season can end in a championship or a lottery pic for Brooklyn See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:23:06

The Games That Changed The League w/ Sean Deveney

9/30/2022
On this week's edition of the Friday podcast Beck talks to Sean Deveney about his new book 'The History of the NBA in Twelve Games' and discuss some select moments including, the Rockets tanking to draft Hakeem Olajuwon, Kobe taking on MJ during the 1998 all star game, and the allegations of the refs altering the outcome of the infamous 2002 western conference finals See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

The Lingering Questions From Media Day

9/27/2022
Mannix and Beck break down some of the biggest highlights from NBA media day including Kevin Durant being open about his offseason trade request, Marcus Smart and the rest of the Celtics being left in the dark about the details of the Ime Udoka suspension, Russell Westbrook's comments on his role with the team after trade rumors followed him all offseason, and the worsening condition of Lonzo Ball's knee See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:03:43

Cleaning Up the Game w/ Monty McCutchen

9/23/2022
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes the NBA’s head of officiating, Monty McCutchen, to explain the new “take-foul” rules, the crackdown on bench decorum and why you’ll be seeing a blue light on the scorer’s table at every game this season. Plus, Monty answers your questions from Twitter. Be the first to preorder Sports Illustrated’s new book on the Lakers, The Greatest Show on Earth, available here: https://bit.ly/Lakers75. Use promo code LAKERS30 for a 30% discount. See...

Duration:01:13:29

Ime Udoka's Year-Long Suspension

9/22/2022
Mannix & Beck break down the shocking decision by the Boston Celtics to suspend head coach Ime Udoka for the entire 2022/2023 season for violations of team policies and the installment of assistant coach Joe Mazzulla as interim head coach See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:25:18

The Return of Prep to Pro & Sarver Fallout

9/20/2022
Mannix and Beck break down the possible change of lowering the age to enter the draft back to eighteen, when it might come back into effect, and if it could impact the G League Ignite team. We also look at what has happened since the announcement of Robert Sarver's suspension and the upcoming Lakers media day See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:53:01

Why the NBA blew it on Sarver w/ Etan Thomas

9/16/2022
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes former NBA veteran Etan Thomas to discuss the suspension of Suns owner Robert Sarver – and why Thomas believes the league didn’t go far enough. Be the first to preorder Sports Illustrated’s new book on the Lakers, The Greatest Show on Earth, available here: https://bit.ly/Lakers75. Use promo code LAKERS30 for a 30% discount. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:59

The Sarver Suspension

9/15/2022
Mannix and Beck open by discussing why they believe Suns Owner Robert Sarver got off easy after the league handed him a one year suspension and $10 million fine for conduct violated workplace standards. We also take a look at some veteran free agents that remain unsigned and some destinations that may suit each of them See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:57:46

Sustaining the Legacy w/ Jeanie Buss

9/9/2022
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes Lakers owner Jeanie Buss to discuss the new docuseries, “Legacy: The True Story of the L.A. Lakers,” now streaming on Hulu. Buss, an executive producer on the series, discusses the lessons learned from her father, Jerry Buss, her complicated family dynamics and forging a partnership with LeBron James. Be the first to preorder Sports Illustrated’s new book on the Lakers, The Greatest Show on Earth, available here: https://bit.ly/Lakers75. Use promo...

Duration:01:07:02

All Angles of the Mitchell Trade & Caron Butler

9/6/2022
Mannix and Beck are back to break down all parties of the Donovan Mitchell trade, including the Cavs giving up none of their core to acquire him, how the Jazz are still in trade mode after the deal, and how the Knicks somehow lose out yet again on bringing a big name player to New York. Mannix also talks to former NBA all star and current Miami Heat assistant coach Caron Butler about his new book 'Shot Clock', remembering his playing days with Kobe Bryant, and the influence of Dirk Nowitzki...

Duration:01:10:37

Are We Headed for an Historic Tank Season? w/ Rob Mahoney

8/26/2022
Open Floor's Rohan Nadkarni & The Ringer's Rob Mahoney fill in for Mannix & Beck today by discussing the fallout of Chet Holmgren’s season-ending injury, including if the Thunder are in an even better position long term. Then they react to the Lakers’ acquisition of Patrick Beverley, explaining why it was both the right move and a frustrating one. Finally, they answer a couple listener emails, debating whether the NBA would be better with more or less teams, and wondering if the Warriors’...

Duration:01:08:42

Durant to the Grizzlies & NBA Christmas Showdown

8/22/2022
Open Floor's Rohan Nadkarni & SI Weekly's John Gonzalez fill in for Mannix & Beck today by opening with a discussing surrounding the report about Grizzlies interest in Kevin Durant. They weigh whether Memphis should make the trade, and who they should give up in a hypothetical deal. Then the pair react to the NBA’s schedule release, and offer thoughts on the impending Christmas showdown between the NBA and NFL. Finally, they close the show by paying respect to Udonis Haslem and looking back...

Duration:00:54:12

Return of the NBA Schedule Czars

8/19/2022
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes back the NBA’s Schedule Czars – Evan Wasch, Tom Carelli and Gene Li – to dive into the newly released 2022-23 schedule. How do they choose the Christmas Day teams? How did Kevin Durant’s trade demand complicate the process? How did they slice 50,000 miles of travel this season? They explain all that and more Send in questions and comments to crossoverpodmail@gmail.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:06:04

Everything Isn't Awesome For Kevin Durant

8/17/2022
Mannix and Beck discuss Kevin Durant speaking out against rumors that he'd retire if he isn't traded from the Nets, how footage of him working out with Jayson Tatum could be seen by Jaylen Brown, and the Knicks reopening trade talks with the Jazz around a deal for Donovan Mitchell See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:37:18

Bad Boy for Life w/ Joe Dumars

8/12/2022
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes Hall of Famer Joe Dumars. The former Pistons Bad Boy is now the NBA’s discipline czar, part of his new role as executive vice president and head of basketball operations. Dumars discusses his approach to the job, then reflects at length on his tenure as Pistons GM – his proudest moments, biggest regret and the time he almost landed Kobe Bryant See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:01:34

Kevin Durant Demands...A Firing

8/9/2022
Mannix and Beck break down Kevin Durant informing Nets owner Joe Tsai that the team needs to choose between him and the pairing of GM Sean Marks and coach Steve Nash, and if Nash was the right choice to coach the team when he was hired two years ago See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:28:13

Appreciating Bill Russell w/ Howard Bryant

8/5/2022
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes back award-winning author Howard Bryant, to discuss the life and legacy of Bill Russell. They also discuss Bryant’s new biography of Rickey Henderson, “Rickey: The Life and Legend of an American Original.” See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Bill Russell's Lasting Legacy & Troubles With Tampering

8/2/2022
Mannix and Beck discuss Bill Russell's legacy as a player and activist after his passing and why the NBA should honor him by retiring his number. The guys also discuss if LeBron will sign a two year extension with the Lakers when he becomes eligible this summer and the specifics of the tampering accusations that have been lobbed at the Knicks and Sixers around their offseason deals with Jalen Brunson and James Harden See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:53:25

Nash's Troubled Nets & The Cavs Sexton Standoff

7/29/2022
On the Friday edition of the Crossover podcast, Mannix talks to the NY Post's Brian Lewis about Kevin Durant's ongoing trade demands and if Steve Nash is really the best person to be coaching such a dysfunctional team. He also speaks to Cleveland.com's Chris Fedor about the Cavaliers ongoing contract discussions with free agent guard Colin Sexton and the always swirling rumors of LeBron James returning to Cleveland See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:55:11

Breaking Down Trade Demands w/ Nets & Celtics Insiders

7/26/2022
Mannix welcomes in SNY's Ian Begley to break down the Knicks offseason moves following an abysmal season, how Jalen Brunson fits into the teams, and if RJ Barrett could be traded. He also talks to NBC Sports Celtics reporter Chris Forsberg about the rumors of Jaylen Brown being offered in a trade for Kevin Durant and other pieces Boston might offer See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:48:13