The Crossover NBA Show with Chris Mannix

Sports Illustrated’s Chris Mannix provides a weekly window into the world of basketball, from breakdowns of the biggest news and trends to conversations with players and personnel.

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Sports News
1
Inside a Front Office
41 min
2
Coronavirus in the NBA
22 min
3
Coronavirus Seeps Into Sports
45 min
4
The Rise of Jayson Tatum
56 min
5
Second Half Storylines
58 min
6
Trade Deadline Fallout
52 min
7
Trade Deadline Special
62 min
8
Remembering Kobe Bryant; Terry Rozier
57 min
9
State of LA
66 min
10
Kyrie's Back
51 min
11
A Fine Mess in Cleveland
42 min
12
It's Draft Season
30 min
13
Inside a (likely) busy trade season
53 min
14
Cleaning up the Knicks mess
60 min
15
Mailbag!
26 min
16
Schedule Madness
42 min
17
Panic time in Portland?
47 min
18
Rob McClanaghan
48 min
19
Houston, do we have a problem?
63 min
20
Is there a real battle for LA?
50 min
21
'Tis the (extension) season!
54 min
22
The NBA/China fallout
39 min
23
To Kyrie or not Kyrie? (Live from Brooklyn!)
50 min
24
The Next Steps (Live from DC!)
62 min
25
So what happened (Live from Boston)
62 min
26
Editor Edition!
43 min
27
The Future of Markelle Fultz
44 min
28
A USA Basketball Crisis?
51 min
29
Superlatives!
34 min
30
Ramona Shelburne
46 min
31
Scott Brooks
35 min
32
The end for Carmelo?
45 min
33
What now, USA Basketball?
33 min
34
Frank Vogel
38 min
35
The Battle for LA
52 min
36
Summer League Rundown
38 min
37
Ryan Saunders
41 min
38
The Battle for LA
47 min
39
Inside the Free Agent Madness
66 min
40
Let the Madness Begin
60 min
41
AD winners/loser
65 min
42
The Durant Effect
79 min
43
The Underdog Warriors?
44 min
44
Another Lakers mess
43 min
45
More Lakers Mayhem
74 min
46
Lottery Madness
41 min
47
The South Beach 5
43 min
48
Big, bad ... Boston?
49 min
49
The Super Important Semi's
69 min
50
The Last Laker Standing
56 min
51
LeBron and Luke?
61 min
52
The Great E-Sports Debate
Jerry Ferrara and the NBA 2k League
42 min
53
Who are the Celtics?
57 min
54
The Big Bad Bucks
Joining SI's Chris Mannix this week are SI staff writer Rohan Nadkarni and Andre Ingram, swingman for the G-League's South Bay Lakers. Mannix and Nadkarni dive into how dangerous the Bucks can be in the playoffs, what's at stake for the top Eastern Confe
94 min
55
Big Market Blues
Joining SI’s Chris Mannix this week is SI staff writer Rohan Nadkarni. Mannix and Nadkarni talk about the latest struggles in LA and Boston, if the revamped Rockets are suddenly threats in the West again and if projected No. 1 pick Zion Williamson should
41 min
56
An Eventful All-Star Weekend
Joining SI’s Chris Mannix this week is SI staff writer Rohan Nadkarni and Hornets All-Star guard Kemba Walker. Mannix and Nadkarni talk everything All-Star weekend, from Anthony Davis’s comments about his future to how to make the event better. Plus, sec
74 min
57
Inside The AD Fallout
Joining SI’s Chris Mannix is former Nets and Sixers GM Billy King and SI NBA draft analyst Jeremy Woo. Mannix and King dive into a wild NBA trade deadline week, from the Anthony Davis drama (and what’s next) to the Sixers big moves to Milwaukee’s qu
71 min
58
The race for Anthony Davis
Joining SI's Chris Mannix this week are Sports Illustrated staff writer Rohan Nadkarni and Ira Winderman, Heat beat writer for the South Florida Sun-Sentinal. Mannix and Nadkarni sift through the latest Anthony Davis news, if the Pelicans should wait for
67 min
59
Let The AD Sweepstakes Begin
Joining SI’s Chris Mannix this week is Sirius XM NBA Radio’s and NBC Sports Boston analyst Brian Scalabrine. Mannix and Scal take a deep dive into Anthony Davis, from his trade demand, to the Pelicans options, to if the Lakers can get a deal done before
48 min
60
Boogie's Back
Joining SI's Chris Mannix is YES Network analyst and Fox Sports NBA Insider Sarah Kustok. Mannix and Kustok examine DeMarcus Cousins debut in Golden State--and if anyone can touch the Warriors now that he's back--Utah's recent surge, what's behind the Ne
55 min
61
Most Valuable Giannis
Joining SI's Chris Mannix this week are Sports Illustrated staff writer Rohan Nadkarni and J. Michael, Pacers beat writer for the Indianapolis Star. Mannix and Rohan dive into what's behind the Celtics latest struggles, the rise of the Nuggets in the Wes
66 min
62
The end for Tom Thibodeau
Joining SI's Chris Mannix this week is SI staff writer Rohan Nadkarni. Mannix and Nadkarni discuss Minnesota's decision to fire Tom Thibodeau, Thibodeau's next move, Jimmy Butler's dustup with the Sixers coaching staff, the Raptors season, how they are w
50 min
63
Where now, John Wall?
Joining Chris Mannix of Sports Illustrated this week is SI's Rohan Nadkarni. Mannix and Nadkarni dive into the short and long term impact of John Wall's injury in Washington, how LeBron James has elevated the young Lakers, if Utah is capable of engineeri
49 min
64
Richard Jefferson
Joining Chris Mannix of SI this week if former NBA forward Richard Jefferson. Mannix and Jefferson dig into Luke Walton's job performance in LA, the challenges of coaching LeBron James, advice Jefferson offered in coaching him and more. They also discuss
50 min
65
The Past, Present And Future Of The Warriors
Joining Chris Mannix of Sports Illustrated this week is SI Senior Writer and author of the SI Sportsman of the Year story on the Golden State Warriors, Chris Ballard. Mannix and Ballard talk about Ballard's months of reporting for the Sportsman piece, fr
32 min
66
Rohan Nadkarni and Trae Young
Joining Chris Mannix of Sports Illustrated are SI’s Rohan Nadkarni and Hawks guard Trae Young. Mannix and Nadkarni dive into the Bulls decision to fire Fred Hoiberg, the Jazz slow start, Memphis’s turnaround and more; later, Mannix and Young sit down to
57 min
67
Rohan Nadkarni and Brian Scalabrine
Joining Chris Mannix of Sports Illustrated this week are SI's Rohan Nadkarni and former NBA forward Brian Scalabrine. Mannix and Nadkarni talk about the Clippers fast start, what's wrong with the Wizards, the future of Markelle Fultz, Trae Young vs. Luka
66 min
68
Nick Wright
Joining Chris Mannix of Sports Illustrated this week is FS1's Nick Wright. Mannix and Wright dive into the trouble in Golden State--and if it could derail the Warriors run at a third straight title--Carmelo Anthony's future, the state of the Lakers a mon
65 min
69
Sarah Kustok
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week is Sarah Kustok, Nets analyst for the YES Network and NBA analyst for FS1. Mannix and Kustok dive into the simmering feud between Rajon Rondo and Chris Paul, the Lakers rocky start, the red hot Raptors, how
57 min
70
Gary Washburn and Elton Brand
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week are Gary Washburn, who covers the Celtics for the Boston Globe, and Elton Brand, the new GM of the Philadelphia 76ers. Mannix and Washburn talk about the new-look Celtics, Gordon Hayward's recovery, Kyrie Ir
47 min
71
Erik Horne and Matt Velazquez
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week are Milwaukee Bucks reporter for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Matt Velazquez and OKC Thunder beat reporter Erik Horne from The Oklahoman. Chris and Matt talk about the Bucks new head coach, Mike Budenholze
49 min
72
Washington Post senior NBA writer Tim Bontemps...
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week are Washington Post senior NBA writer Tim Bontemps and The Athletic's Joe Vardon. Mannix and Bontemps dive into the Lakers early returns, LeBron's chances to win MVP, Brad Stevens criticisms of his team in B
47 min
73
Dan Woike
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week is Dan Woike, the national NBA writer with the Los Angeles Times. Mannix and Woike take a deep dive into LeBron James's first media day as a Laker, LA's point guard position battle, the latest with Jimmy But
58 min
74
Tim Bontemps
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week is Tim Bontemps, national NBA writer for the Washington Post. Mannix and Boston talk about Lee Jenkins surprise move from SI to the Clippers, what can stop the Warriors, expectations for LeBron James and the
60 min
75
Frank Isola and Jeff McDonald
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week are longtime Knicks beat writer Frank Isola and Jeff McDonald, who covers the Spurs for the San Antonio Express-News. Mannix and Isola talk about the Knicks quiet offseason, expectations for David Fizdale as
57 min
76
Candace Buckner and Tony Jones
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports are Candace Buckner, Wizards beat writer for the Washington Post, and Tony Jones, who covers the Jazz for the Salt Lake Tribune. Mannix and Buckner dive into the Wizards decision to sign Dwight Howard, how he fits in
57 min
77
Jonathan Feigen and Michael Grange
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week is Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle and Michael Grange of Rogers Sportsnet. Mannix and Feigen discuss Houston's roster turnover, the Carmelo Anthony-Mike D'Antoni relationship, how 'Melo fits in Hous
57 min
78
Mark Medina and Keith Pompey
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week are Mark Medina from the San Jose Mercury News and Keith Pompey from the Philadelphia Inquirer. Mannix and Medina talk about the interesting offseason for the Warriors, adding Demarcus Cousins, and how the W
54 min
79
FS1's Nick Wright
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week is Nick Wright, the co-host of First Things First on FS1. Mannix and Wright dive into the surprising report that Carmelo Anthony will come off the bench in Houston, LeBron’s impact on the Lakers next season
48 min
80
Brad Stevens
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week is Celtics coach Brad Stevens. Mannix and Stevens look back on Boston's Game 7 loss, LeBron's decision to leave the conference, how Stevens approaches his starting lineup this season, Kyrie Irving's looming
34 min
81
Sarah Kustok and Arash Markazi
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week are Sarah Kustok, NBA analyst for the YES Network and Fox Sports 1, and ESPN's Arash Markazi. Kustok and Mannix dive into LeBron James's first public comments since joining the Lakers, if the Rockets really
82 min
82
Washington Wizards head coach Scott Brooks
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week is Wizards head coach Scott Brooks. Mannix and Brooks discuss Washington's season, John Wall's health, the Wizards offseason moves--including bringing in Dwight Howard--and more.
36 min
83
Fran Fraschilla
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week is Fran Fraschilla, former college coach and college basketball analyst. Mannix and Fraschilla dive into everything summer league, from big names like Marvin Bagley and Trae Young to rising players Kevin Kno
37 min
84
Former NBA GM Wes Wilcox
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week is Wes Wilcox, former GM of the Atlanta Hawks. Mannix and Wilcox discuss the Lakers recent additions, DeMarcus Cousins impact on Golden State, Carmelo Anthony's future and more. 
49 min
85
Former NBA GM Billy King
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week is former Nets and Sixers general manager Billy King. Mannix and King dive into LeBron James’s deal with the Lakers, what it means for Kawhi Leonard, Paul George’s decision to lock himself into Oklahoma City
44 min
86
Bleacher Report senior writer Howard Beck
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports is Howard Beck, senior writer at Bleacher Report. Mannix and Beck dive into LeBron’s free agency, Paul George, the market for DeMarcus Cousins, Becky Hammon’s promotion and more.
58 min
87
The Yahoo Sports 2018 NBA Draft show
Yahoo Sports NBA draft show featuring Mike Hopkins, Wes Wilcox and Pete Thamel. 
311 min
88
2018 NBA Draft Preview Show
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports is Yahoo’s NBA draft crew: Pete Thamel, Mike Hopkins and Wes Wilcox. The crew dives into the top of the draft, explore who might be the next Donovan Mitchell, riskiest picks and more. 
64 min
89
Caron Butler
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports is former All-Star Caron Butler. Mannix and Butler look at Kevin Durant's two years in Golden State, LeBron James's actions in Game 1, James's future, the market for DeMarcus Cousins and more. 
40 min
90
Yahoo NBA writers Shams Charania and Michael Lee
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week are Yahoo NBA writers Shams Charania and Michael Lee. Mannix and Charania discuss Bryan Colangelo’s ouster as GM of the Sixers, Kawhi Leonard’s future in San Antonio, the market for restricted free agents an
79 min
91
NBA Finals Preview
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week is Jason Lloyd from The Athletic and Mark Medina from the San Jose Mercury News. Mannix and Lloyd talk about LeBron's performance in the conference finals, what he has left for the NBA Finals, who needs to s
53 min
92
Jeff Zilgitt of USA Today and Pete Thamel of Ya...
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week are Jeff Zilgitt from USA Today and Pete Thamel from Yahoo Sports. Mannix and Zilgitt dive into the Cavs-Celtics series, the Bucks hiring Mike Budenholzer, the impact of legalized sports gambling on the NBA
61 min
93
Brian Scalabrine
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week is Brian Scalabrine, former NBA forward and NBA Insider for Yahoo and NBC Sports Boston. Mannix and Scal talked Cavs-Celtics, the coaching change in Toronto, the battle over Mike Budenholzer, the Sixers offs
42 min
94
Bleacher Report's Howard Beck
Bleacher Report’s NBA writer Howard Beck joins Chris to break down the NBA Playoffs and give his thoughts on the Knicks hiring of new head coach David Fizdale.
54 min
95
Sarah Kustok
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week is YES Network and Fox Sports NBA analyst Sarah Kustok. Mannix and Kustok examine the future of Oklahoma City, LeBron’s incredible first round series, Boston’s young stars and more
51 min
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Ian Thomsen
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports is Ian Thomsen, longtime NBA writer and author of the new book, The Soul of Basketball. Mannix and Thomsen discuss LeBron James’s role in Thomsen’s book, his future in Cleveland, a combustible Kawhi Leonard situation
55 min
97
Dan Pfeiffer
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week is Dan Pfeiffer, former White House Communications Director, author and co-host of Pod Save America. Mannix and Pfeiffer talk about the impact of basketball in the Obama White House, why Dan Trusts the Proce
57 min
98
Nick Wright of FS1's First Things First
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week is Nick Wright, the co-host of First Things First on FS1. Mannix and Wright take a deep dive into the state of the Cavs, LeBron James’s future, Kawhi Leonard’s trade value and what kind of season it’s been f
57 min
99
Adam Himmelsbach of The Boston Globe
Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports this week is Adam Himmelsbach, Celtics beat writer for the Boston Globe. Mannix and Himmelsbach discuss Boston's improbable winning streak, Kyrie Irving's knee injury, what the team needs from Al Horford and more.&nbs
27 min
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Walter McCarty
Bonus pod! Joining Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports is Walter McCarty, the former Celtics assistant and new Evansville head coach. Mannix and McCarty look back on McCarty's years playing for Rick Pitino, what he will adopt from Pitino's college coaching styl
34 min