Tuesday December 22nd, 2015

In a new episode of the Open Floor podcast, SI.com's Chris Mannix sits down with Bleacher Report senior NBA writer Howard Beck to discuss some of the biggest storylines around the league. Among the topics discussed...

• Warriors. vs. '95–96 Bulls. Mannix and Beck have the end-all debate about the two historic teams. The pair go position by position, breaking down who would guard Stephen Curry and Michael Jordan among other matchups. Which team holds the advantage? Where would the two struggle?

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• Around the NBA. Mannix and Beck also debate some of the most intriguing teams around the league, including the Clippers. Beck goes in-depth to discuss a feature he recently wrote about why the Clippers are the most hated team in the league. The pair also touches on Jimmy Butler's recent comments about Fred Hoiberg and Dwight Howard's legacy in the NBA. Towards the end of the show, the two turn the conversation to the recent impressive performances by the Magic and Thunder.

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