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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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    • 4.4 • 585 Ratings

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.

    Trouble In Atlanta & Our Top Duo's

    Trouble In Atlanta & Our Top Duo's

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

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

    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 30% discount by Dec. 15.
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    • 1 hr 1 min
    Our MVP Leaders & Indiana's Big Questions

    Our MVP Leaders & Indiana's Big Questions

    Mannix and Beck break down why we shouldn't get too excited about the Lakers winning five of six, our MVP leaders a quarter of the way through the season, how the Celtics are by far the best team in the NBA despite their head coaching change, and if the Pacers will blow up their roster despite a surprisingly good start to the season
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    • 53 min
    Kyrie's Return & The Floundering Warriors

    Kyrie's Return & The Floundering Warriors

    Mannix and Beck break down Kyrie Irving's return from suspension and how much better he makes a Nets team that has been playing better of late. We also wonder when the Warriors will finally break out of their slump to start the season and if an exciting Kings team can actually make a run at the playoffs this year
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    • 48 min
    Breaking Down The Modern Game w/ Mike Prada

    Breaking Down The Modern Game w/ Mike Prada

    On this edition of the Friday Crossover Howard talks to the Athletics Mike Prada, the author of SPACED OUT: How the NBA's 3-Point Revolution changed everything you thought you knew about basketball. We pick our favorite surprises from the start of this season, why some superteams aren't working out, how three point attempts have jumped to an all time high, and the players who still thrive in small ball.
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    • 1 hr 5 min
    Boston Bounces Back & The Knicks Lose Big

    Boston Bounces Back & The Knicks Lose Big

    Mannix and Beck break down why Kyrie Irving still hasn't come back from his suspension as it reaches seven games, how the Boston Celtics have remained on top after a drama filled offseason, and if anyone should really be surprised at the Knicks mediocre start
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    • 41 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
585 Ratings

585 Ratings

Nique4567 ,

Scheduling czars

Always one of my favorite episodes to listen to. Keep up the great work

liamk16 ,

Glad Beck has Fridays

Manix is a homer and even when he’s not talking about Boston he’s talking about the Lakers. Please add Timestamps to the episode descriptions so we can skip past these redundant rants.

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Free Kyrie

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