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Chris Mannix, one of the leading journalists covering the NBA for Yahoo Sports' platform The Vertical, will bring fans closer to the league in this weekly podcast series, The Vertical Podcast with Chris Mannix. Each week you will learn more about the the league and its personalities with in-depth conversations with the top names in the game, as well as what’s happening around the league.

Chris Mannix, one of the leading journalists covering the NBA for Yahoo Sports' platform The Vertical, will bring fans closer to the league in this weekly podcast series, The Vertical Podcast with Chris Mannix. Each week you will learn more about the the league and its personalities with in-depth conversations with the top names in the game, as well as what’s happening around the league.
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Chris Mannix, one of the leading journalists covering the NBA for Yahoo Sports' platform The Vertical, will bring fans closer to the league in this weekly podcast series, The Vertical Podcast with Chris Mannix. Each week you will learn more about the the league and its personalities with in-depth conversations with the top names in the game, as well as what’s happening around the league.

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English


Episodes

The Past, Present And Future Of The Warriors

12/12/2018
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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, from the relationship between Kevin Durant and the rest of the Warriors, Stephen Curry's influence, Steve Kerr's coaching gifts and more.

Duration:00:32:14

Rohan Nadkarni and Trae Young

12/4/2018
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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 talk about the first quarter of Young’s season, his struggles from the perimeter, the constant comparisons to Luka Doncic and more.

Duration:00:57:48

Rohan Nadkarni and Brian Scalabrine

11/28/2018
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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 Doncic and more; later, Mannix and Scalabrine dive into the Celtics early season woes.

Duration:01:06:17

Nick Wright

11/20/2018
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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 month into the season, what's wrong with Boston's offense and more.

Duration:01:05:27

Sarah Kustok

10/24/2018
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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 Philadelphia is rebuilding Markelle Fultz, a stunning start for Anthony Davis and the Pelicans and more.

Duration:00:57:44

Gary Washburn and Elton Brand

10/16/2018
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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 Irving's commitment to the team long term and what could derail a loaded Boston team. Later, Mannix and Brand talk about Brand's rapid rise in the executive ranks, his job as GM of the Sixers, expectations for Markelle Fultz and more.

Duration:00:47:04

Erik Horne and Matt Velazquez

10/10/2018
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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 Budenholzer and how this Bucks group is adapting to their new coach. Later, Chris talks with Erik Horne about how surprised he was that Paul George is back in OKC, and what, if any pressure is on Billy Donovan this season. All that and more.

Duration:00:49:00

Washington Post senior NBA writer Tim Bontemps & The Athletic's Joe Vardon

10/3/2018
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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 Boston and how Kevin Durant has decided to handle his upcoming free agency. Later, Mannix and Vardon talk about the Cavs plans post-LeBron James, the priorities for the front office, why the team chose to extend Kevin Love and more.

Duration:00:47:25

Dan Woike

9/25/2018
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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 Butler, Anthony Davis's decision to switch agents and Kyrie Irving's declaration that Boston could beat Golden State in the Finals this season

Duration:00:58:58

Tim Bontemps

9/19/2018
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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 Lakers, how Kawhi Leonard fits in Toronto, how Boston will distribute minutes and more.

Duration:01:00:05

Frank Isola and Jeff McDonald

9/11/2018
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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 head coach, Frank Ntilikina's development, how the Knicks can look attractive to free agents in 2019 and more. Later, Mannix and McDonald unpack the Kawhi Leonard trade, how DeMar DeRozan fits in, Gregg Popovich's future and more.

Duration:00:57:13

Candace Buckner and Tony Jones

9/5/2018
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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 Scott Brooks system, pressure on the John Wall-Bradley Beal backcourt and more. Later, Mannix and Jones examine Utah's quiet offseason, the next step for Donovan Mitchell, how a healthy Dante Exum fits into the mix and more.

Duration:00:57:22

Jonathan Feigen and Michael Grange

8/30/2018
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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 Houston and more. Later, Mannix and Grange dive into Kawhi Leonard's first month in Toronto, his relationship with Nick Nurse, how Nurse intends to coach him, how Kawhi fits alongside Kyle Lowry and more.

Duration:00:57:16

Mark Medina and Keith Pompey

8/21/2018
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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 Warriors have set themselves up to win for many more years. Chris also talks with Keith Pompey, and they get into Markelle Fultz, how Ben Simmons can improve his shot and who is actually running the Sixers with Bryan Colangelo gone.

Duration:00:54:47

FS1's Nick Wright

8/14/2018
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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 and go back and forth over who will emerge as the top team in the post-LBJ Eastern Conference.

Duration:00:49:31

Brad Stevens

8/7/2018
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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 free agency and more.

Duration:00:35:04

Sarah Kustok and Arash Markazi

8/1/2018
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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 should sign Carmelo Anthony, Kevin Durant's future and more. Later, Mannix and Markazi take a deep dive on the Lakers, including the future of Luke Walton as head coach.

Duration:01:23:27

Washington Wizards head coach Scott Brooks

7/24/2018
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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.

Duration:00:36:11

Fran Fraschilla

7/17/2018
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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 Knox and Troy Brown.

Duration:00:37:50

Former NBA GM Wes Wilcox

7/10/2018
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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.

Duration:00:49:10