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The Crossover NBA Show with Chris Mannix and Howard Beck podcast

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.

 

#313

Can the Lakers Recover?

Mannix and Beck discuss the state of the Lakers (with an assist from The Athletic's Bill Oram), LeBron's place on the All-NBA ballot, what the eye-popping numbers of Russell Westbrook really mean, the Wizards as a No. 8 seed and more. Subscribe, rate and review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or wherever you download podcasts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices ... Read more

11 May 2021

1 HR 00 MINS

1:00:28

11 May 2021


#312

Coaching (and not coaching) in a pandemic, with Lloyd Pierce

On our new Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes former Hawks coach Lloyd Pierce. They discuss the unique challenges of this season, Pierce’s dismissal by the Hawks, Joel Embiid’s evolution, the Nets’ title hopes, the pros/cons of the play-in tournament and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices ... Read more

07 May 2021

56 MINS

56:31

07 May 2021


#311

Is Chris Paul the MVP?

Mannix and Beck discuss the Nets biggest playoff issue (with an assist from YES Network analyst Sarah Kustok), Chris Paul's MVP candidacy, OKC's brazen tanking, plus your questions on the toughest award on the ballot this year and what to make of the Lakers scuffles. Subscribe, rate and review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or wherever you get your podcasts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices ... Read more

04 May 2021

1 HR 03 MINS

1:03:01

04 May 2021


#310

Playin’ for the play-in, with the NBA’s Evan Wasch

On our new Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes NBA scheduling czar Evan Wasch, to discuss the new play-in tournament and its impact on tanking. Plus, everything you ever wanted to know about back-to-backs, injuries and scheduling challenges in a pandemic. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices ... Read more

30 Apr 2021

53 MINS

53:25

30 Apr 2021


#309

Inside The Knicks Success and Portland's Struggles

Mannix and Beck discuss the surging Knicks (with an assist from MSG analyst Alan Hahn), the struggling Blazers and Kevin Durant's return in Brooklyn. Plus your Twitter questions on Zach LaVine's contract talks, a potential CJ McCollum trade in Portland and the best local broadcast teams. Subscribe, rate and review the pod on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or wherever you download podcasts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices ... Read more

27 Apr 2021

1 HR 01 MINS

1:01:49

27 Apr 2021


#308

No lie: The Knicks are back! w/ Sam Morril & Stavros Halkias

On our new Friday edition, Howard Beck welcomes Pod Don’t Lie hosts (and Knicks fans) Sam Morril and Stavros Halkias. The two stand-up comics are all in on this amazing/captivating/surprising Knicks team and its playoff potential. They also discuss the challenges of performing comedy during a pandemic. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices ... Read more

23 Apr 2021

1 HR 18 MINS

1:18:42

23 Apr 2021


#307

Are The Boston Celtics Back?

Mannix and Beck are joined by Chris Forsberg, Celtics reporter for NBC Sports Boston, to discuss the suddenly white-hot Celtics, the growth of Jayson Tatum, the aborted Myles Turner trade and what's at stake for Boston in these playoffs. Plus LaMarcus Aldridge's Hall of Fame case, Dallas's gripes about the play-in tournament and your questions on USA Basketball, Kobe Bryant as the new logo and what it would take for an NBA coach to head back to college. Subscribe, rate and review the pod on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or wherever you download podcasts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices ... Read more

20 Apr 2021

1 HR 06 MINS

1:06:25

20 Apr 2021


#306

Scoop, Here They Are! It’s Tag Team!

On our new Friday edition of the show, Howard Beck welcomes Tag Team – DC The Brain Supreme and Steve Rolln – to discuss their incredibly popular Geico ad, the boost it's given their careers and their NBA fandom. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices ... Read more

16 Apr 2021

33 MINS

33:10

16 Apr 2021


#305

A-Rod in Minnesota ... or Seattle?

This week Mannix and Beck discuss A-Rod's surprise entrance into the NBA ownership ranks (with an assist from The Athletic's Jon Krawczynski), the state of the MVP race and just how serious a threat is Utah to win the Western Conference? Plus your Twitter questions on offseason shakeups, the Bulls roster issues, R.J. Barrett's play with the Knicks and more. Subscribe, rate and review this pod on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or wherever you download podcasts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices ... Read more

13 Apr 2021

56 MINS

56:53

13 Apr 2021


#304

The Bucks Go All-In

Mannix and Beck dive into Milwaukee's decision to extend Jrue Holiday -- and go all-in on the Giannis/Khris Middleton/Holiday core -- and what it means if the team comes up short in the playoffs, how significant a rough stretch could be for the Lakers, what it would mean for LeBron James's legacy if he takes an eighth seed to a championship, how Golden State's struggles reflect on Stephen Curry and more. Support the pod by subscribing, rating and reviewing on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or wherever you download podcasts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices ... Read more

06 Apr 2021

35 MINS

35:48

06 Apr 2021


#303

State of the Lakers

Joining SI's Chris Mannix this week is Dan Woike, Lakers beat writer for the LA Times. Mannix and Woike discuss the Kyle Lowry trade that wasn't, the impact of Andre Drummond, how concerned the Lakers are about Anthony Davis's leg injury and just how bad could things get for LA with Davis and LeBron James out; later, SI NBA Draft analyst Jeremy Woo on the Cade Cunningham/Evam Mobley debate, players that have boosted their draft stock in the tournament, Gonzaga's draft prospects, who teams are hoping to get a longer look at, more. Subscribe, rate and review this pod on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or anywhere you download podcasts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices ... Read more

30 Mar 2021

47 MINS

47:57

30 Mar 2021


#302

A Day of Deadline Drama

Mannix and Beck discuss a wild NBA trade deadline, from the Raptors decision not to move Kyle Lowry, the Heat’s pivot to Victor Oladipo, the Nuggets arming up for a run in the Western Conference, the Rockets (seemingly) pathetic final haul for James Harden, the Clippers adding a playmaker, the Celtics adding a scorer and a look ahead to the impact of what could be a robust buyout market.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices ... Read more

26 Mar 2021

54 MINS

54:15

26 Mar 2021


#301

Trade Season Extravaganza

The trade deadline is upon us! Where will Oladipo land? Who’s getting Aaron Gordon? Should the Knicks buy or sell? Mannix and Beck dive into the biggest storylines as we head toward Thursday’s 3 p.m. ET trade deadline. Also, Beck chats with NBA officiating chief Monty McCutchen – on player complaints, fanless games, the unique challenges of this season and McCutchen’s epic pandemic beard. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices ... Read more

23 Mar 2021

1 HR 59 MINS

1:59:31

23 Mar 2021