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.

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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.

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English


Episodes

All Angles of the Kyrie Irving Trade

2/6/2023
Mannix and Beck break down Kyrie Irving's trade to the Maverick's from the Nets side of getting players in return that allows them to remain a competitor to where Dallas imagines Luka and Kyrie taking them See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:32:45

Kyrie Irving's Sudden Trade Request

2/4/2023
Mannix and Beck convene for a bonus/emergency pod to break down Kyrie Irving's demand for a trade from the fourth place Nets just days before the trade deadline See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:32:32

One on One w/ Jazz Head Coach Will Hardy

2/3/2023
On this week's Friday edition of the crossover Chris Mannix is Jazz coach Will Hardy. Hardy opens up about his path to the NBA, his most embarrassing moment as an assistant coach in San Antonio, last year's tumultuous season in Boston, Utah's surprising start and more. Plus what is the deal with the intense coach's pickup games in Boston that led to an injury to Joe Mazzulla? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:39:54

Officiating Drama Comes To the NBA

1/31/2023
Mannix is joined by former GM of the Sixers and Nets, Billy King to break down the last second no foul call on LeBron James against the Celtics and the leagues response to it. We also take a look at what the Raptors should do heading into the trade deadline, Billy's time with Brook Lopez with the Nets, and how much Dallas should be looking to make a trade deal See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:39:23

Be Like Kobe w/ Prof. Caleb Mezzy

1/27/2023
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes professor Caleb Mezzy, who teaches a course called “Mamba Mentality,” inspired by the life and career of Kobe Bryant See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:53:02

The Lakers Treadmill of Mediocrity

1/25/2023
Mannix and Beck break down where Warriors president Bob Myers might end up if he doesn't stay with the team, where the Lakers stand after trading for forward Rui Hachimura, what moves the Blazers might make (and should have made) as the trade deadline approaches, and the toughest decisions we had to make when submitting our all star ballots See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:48:31

LeBron’s Future & All-Star Picks w/ David Aldridge

1/20/2023
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes veteran scribe David Aldridge of The Athletic to potential LeBron James trades this offseason. They also pick their All-Star starters and discuss the conundrum of the Bradley Beal era in Washington See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:05:54

Midseason NBA Awards

1/16/2023
Mannix and Beck break down where the struggling Warriors and surging Grizzlies stand at the seasons halfway point before giving out our awards for the season so far. Should Jokic really win a third straight MVP? What is the real criteria for coach of the year? And is Bennedict Mathurin a candidate for both rookie of the year and sixth man? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:02:34

Utah, We Have a Problem …w/ Vincent Goodwill

1/13/2023
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes Vincent Goodwill of Yahoo Sports to discuss Nikola Jokic’s bid for a third straight MVP and the muddled All-Star picture. Then they delve into Donovan Mitchell’s recent remarks on racism in Utah, and the backlash to his comments See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:09:41

The Good (and Bad) Teams That Need to Make a Move

1/10/2023
Mannix and Beck break down why the Lakers, Wizards, Bulls, Jazz, Grizzlies, and Raptors need to be in the buyers and sellers market as they gear up for a deep playoff run or prepare for a rebuild See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:01:29

Welcome to … Zach Lowe

1/6/2023
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes ESPN’s Zach Lowe to discuss trends at the NBA’s mathematical midpoint, including the sudden explosion of high-scoring individual games, capped by Donovan Mitchell’s 71-point outing. They also reflect on what they got wrong in the preseason, debate the merits of a Laker trade and ponder the benefits of a midseason tournament. Plus: If you could go back in time and save one team from its worst offseason blunder, what would it be? See...

Duration:01:05:23

Luka's Dominance, LeBron's Future, & Minnesota's Misery

1/3/2023
Mannix and Beck break down Luka's dominant play this season after he puts up yet another 50 point game and wonder what might happen in the final years of LeBron's career as the window to win a title with the Lakers gets smaller and smaller. We also take a look at the Timberwolves recent losing streak as the addition of Rudy Gobert keeps looking worse and calls for a trade get louder See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:48:14

Harden's Houston Interest & Lazy Tampering Punishments

12/28/2022
Mannix & Beck break down the Nets recent run over some of the leagues best teams, the latest drama over James Harden reportedly showing interest in returning to the Rockets, why the Bucks will need Khris Middleton to return to his all-star self if Milwaukee wants to contend in the East, & why the NBA's punishment for the Knicks offseason tampering shows they aren't serious about putting a stop to it See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:58:07

Nuanced takes w/ J.J. Redick

12/23/2022
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes former NBA sharpshooter J.J. Redick to discuss his transition to TV and podcasting, the sudden surge of parity across the league, the Lakers’ roster woes, his dream podcast guests and much more See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:37:48

Who are the Contenders & Pretenders?

12/20/2022
Mannix break down what teams will actually be in the hunt for a championship, who will take an early exit in the playoffs, and which teams just outside the play in should pack it in for the lottey See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:44:54

Trade SZN! (sort of) w/ Jake Fischer

12/16/2022
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes Jake Fischer, senior NBA reporter for Yahoo Sports, to discuss the unofficial opening of NBA trade season. Which teams will be most active? Is this the year John Collins gets dealt? Will the Lakers finally move Westbrook? Do the Warriors need to make a deal? Could this season’s weird parity stifle the market? Fischer also discusses his recent pieces on Joel Embiid and Jordan Poole. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:59:49

The Nets Believability & Blowing Up The Wizards

12/14/2022
Mannix and Beck remember the late soccer writer Grant Wahl after his untimely passing and discuss how much he meant to the sport and profession. We also discuss if the Brooklyn Nets could actually be contenders out of the eastern conference following their recent run, how Russell Westbrook is faring in his sixth man role, and if the Washington Wizards should consider trading Bradley Beal & Kristaps Porziņģis for future players after a dismal start to the season See omnystudio.com/listener...

Duration:00:53:26

Do We Still Believe? w/ Chris Ballard

12/9/2022
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes veteran NBA scribe (and esteemed Sports Illustrated alum) Chris Ballard to discuss Steph Curry’s Sportsperson of the Year honor, the origins of the Warriors dynasty, and where the franchise goes from here. They also discuss “The Basketball Vault,” a new compilation of stories from the pages of SI, for which Ballard served as editor. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:57:56

Trouble In Atlanta & Our Top Duo's

12/6/2022
Mannix and Beck break down what has turned things around for the Lakers and if they can really keep it up, the keys behind the Pelicans great start to the season, the growing conflict between Trae Young & head coach Nate McMillan, and who we think is the best duo in the NBA See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:53:43

Jonesing for Hoops (But Not the NBA) w/ Leigh Ellis

12/2/2022
On the Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes longtime NBA podcaster Leigh Ellis, who recently left his role with the popular No Dunks pod to play pickup hoops around the world. Why quit a great job talking about the NBA to go play basketball in far-flung places with strangers? Well, you need to hear Leigh explain it. Don’t miss your chance 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...

Duration:01:07:28