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Locked On Celtics is a daily Boston Celtics podcast by Boston Sports Journal beat writer John Karalis. It's an inside look at the C's from a former professional basketball player who is at practices & games. Hear from players, call in to the voicemail line, and hear from some great guest hosts. It's the #1 podcast choice for Celtics fans. Part of the Locked On Podcast network.

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LOCKED ON CELTICS- July 3: Does a wild day in t...
Golden State signed DeMarcus Cousins and everything got upended. Where does Boston fit in this? What moves could they make? Can they even trade for Anthony Davis now? John Karalis breaks it all down.
30 min
702
LOCKED ON CELTICS- July 2: Baynes in, LeBron ou...
LeBron James is going to the Lakers, Aron Baynes is returning to Boston, and Draftee Robert Williams is at the airport, we guess? John Karalis & Jay King discuss all of it.
36 min
703
LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 29: Robert Williams wa...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 29: Robert Williams wants to work hard plus Kawhi talk
26 min
704
LOCKED ON CELTICS: June 27- Replacing Larkin, A...
John Karalis, Jay King, and Sam Packard tri-pod about Brad Wanamaker taking Shane Larkin's role on the team, silly awards voting, Gordon Hayward's impending return, and Jam getting a "Kaizen" tattoo in Vegas
33 min
705
LOCKED ON CELTICS- June 25: How quickly can Rob...
Robert Williams has been compared to Clint Capela, so how quickly can he provide anything resembling Capela's production? John Karalis & Jay King discuss
29 min
706
LOCKED ON CELTICS: C's draft Robert Williams
The Boston Cetlics fell into a steal at 27 when A&M big man Robert Williams fell to them at 27. John Karalis & Sam "Jam" Packard get into the pick being posted into existence by weird Celtics Twitter & the general frivolity of the draft
37 min
707
LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 20: The Auerbach Cente...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 20: The Auerbach Center is dope
28 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 18: Kawhi rumors and more
LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 18: Kawhi rumors and more
37 min
709
LOCKED ON CELTICS- June 15: Is Ainge tinkering ...
All the talk around the Celtics is still about Kyrie Irving's extension, free agency, and whether Danny Ainge is actually pursuing LeBron James and Kawhi Leonard, or just talking and gauging interest. John Karalis discusses in today's show.
33 min
710
LOCKED ON CELTICS-June 13: Kyrie's extension, r...
Kyrie Irving held a media availability where he talked about not signing an extension with Boston, a redemption year where he's talking title, and his thoughts on the LeBron rumors.
26 min
711
LOCKED ON CELTICS-June 11: Kyrie's flat earth w...
Sopan Deb's recent interview with Kyrie Irving stirred up all the old "flat earth" controversy, thanks to Kyrie's desire to have an extended discussion about it. Deb joins the podcast to discuss the interview.
40 min
712
LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 8: Draft workouts! Kyr...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 8: Draft workouts! Kyrie's future! Summer discussions!
24 min
713
LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 7: The LeBron James ch...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 7: The LeBron James chatter mailbag
37 min
714
LOCKED ON CELTICS-June 6: Rozier on his rise & ...
John Karalis discusses whether Kyrie's is actually injury prone, plus Terry Rozier's New York jaunt that revealed an interesting insight into his relationship with Brad Stevens.
28 min
715
LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 5: The media game brea...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 5: The media game breakdown
36 min
716
LOCKED ON CELTICS: Money, Rumors, & Burner Acco...
John Karalis & Sam "Jam" Packard break down the Celtics salary cap situation to help figure out how Marcus Smart's & the Celtics summer will play out. Plus, silly trade rumors & Colangelo's burner accounts.
44 min
717
LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 1: Sean Grande joins t...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 1: Sean Grande joins to talk Twitter beef and Celtics season
65 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS- May 30 with guest Sean Deveney
Sean Deveney of The Sporting News joins John Karalis (@RedsArmy_John) to discuss his report that Boston is interested in moving up in the 2018 NBA draft to select Texas big man Mo Bamba.
35 min
719
LOCKED ON CELTICS - May 30: Them good problems ...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - May 30: Them good problems to have
37 min
720
LOCKED ON CELTICS: Missed shots end Celtics season
20 min
721
LOCKED ON CELTICS: May 25th: The Celtics have t...
LOCKED ON CELTICS: May 25th: The Celtics have thrown the Cavs for a loop
30 min
722
LOCKED ON CELTICS-May 24: C's one win away from...
The Home Celtics beat the Road Cavaliers in the wildest home/road disparity series we've seen. John Karalis & Sam Packard cover it all, and the matchup that could determine if the Celtics can break this trend and close it out in Cleveland
39 min
723
LOCKED ON CELTICS- May 23: with The Jump's Rach...
Rachel Nichols, host of ESPN's The Jump, joins John Karalis to talk about the Eastern Conference Finals, working with Paul Pierce, & the rise of women in NBA basketball
33 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS- May 22: C's drop a frustrati...
47 min
725
LOCKED ON CELTICS - May 21: So, the Celtics nee...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - May 21: So, the Celtics need to regroup now (with ESPN's Chris Forsberg"
26 min
726
LOCKED ON CELTICS - May 18: Can the Cavs come b...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - May 18: Can the Cavs come back or nah?
37 min
727
LOCKED ON CELTICS- May 17: Crossover show with ...
John Karalis and Locked On Cavaliers host Chris Manning get together to discuss the first two games of this series, Ty Lue's coaching, LeBron's D, and how Cleveland is reacting to the potential end of an era.
49 min
728
LOCKED ON CELTICS- May 16: Celtics take 2-0 lea...
LeBron got cooking early, but his monster triple double wasn't enough as a bunch of Celtics took turns burning the Cavs to take a 2-0 lead. John Karalis and Sam Packard have it all covered.
51 min
729
LOCKED ON CELTICS - May 15: Is Tristan Thompson...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - May 15: Is Tristan Thompson a series changer?
35 min
730
Celtics pound Cleveland in Game 1
The Celtics thoroughly destroyed Cleveland in Game 1 of the Conference Finals. John Karalis & Sam Packard look at what's repeatable, LeBron's shockingly poor performance, and whether the Cavs can stop both of Boston's young wings.
46 min
731
LOCKED ON CELTICS - May 11: Looking ahead at Le...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - May 11: Looking ahead at LeBron and the Cavs
42 min
732
LOCKED ON CELTICS-May 10: Back to the Conferenc...
It wasn't easy, but the Celtics dispatched the Sixers in Game 5 to win the series 4-1. John Karalis & Sam Packard look at where Philly went wrong, what Boston did right, and how the C's can beat Cleveland
62 min
733
LOCKED ON CELTICS- May 9: Countering Philly's a...
The Sixers have added TJ McConnell to the mix and changed how Al Horford is being guarded. John Karalis and Jay King look at how the Celtics will adjust to that. Plus... the beef we so desperately crave.
30 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: May 8: Celtics Drop Game 4 t...
LOCKED ON CELTICS: May 8: Celtics Drop Game 4 to the Sixers - No Confetti
39 min
735
LOCKED ON CELTICS: May 7 - Confetti
LOCKED ON CELTICS: May 7 - Confetti
44 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS- May 4: Celtics come back (ag...
For about 18 minutes or so, the Celtics played some of their worst basketball of the season. Then, down 22, they woke up and stormed back to beat Philadelphia and take a 2-0 series lead. John Karalis and Sam "Jam" Packard have it all.
42 min
737
LOCKED ON CELTICS - May 3: Smart looking for be...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - May 3: Smart looking for better feel, Jaylen still doubtful
21 min
738
LOCKED ON CELTICS - May 2: What can Celtics car...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - May 2: What can Celtics carry over into Game 2?
33 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS- May 1: Celtics smash Sixers ...
The already shorthanded Celtics were without Jaylen Brown but it didn't matter because they had the right game plan and it worked to perfection. John Karalis and Sam Packard discuss it all and how much of it can carry over to Game 2.
53 min
740
LOCKED ON CELTICS-April 30: Game 7 review & Six...
The Celtics are moving on! John Karalis & "Jam" Packard recap the things that won the Celtics Game 7 against Milwaukee and look ahead to the Conference Semis against Philly and how the C's can take this series from "The Process"
44 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: Bucks force a Game 7
Frustration abounds as the Celtics continue to play into Milwaukee's hands on offense. John Karalis & Sam "Jam" Packard look at what keeps going wrong for the C's offense and their biggest fear going into a Game 7.
44 min
742
LOCKED ON CELTICS - April 26: SMARF and the mai...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - April 26: SMARF and the mailbag
37 min
743
LOCKED ON CELTICS: April 25 - Smart Returns and...
LOCKED ON CELTICS: April 25 - Smart Returns and the Celtics take Game 5
46 min
744
LOCKED ON CELTICS- April 24: Marcus Smart's imp...
Marcus Smart was upgraded to "questionable" on the official injury report, which means he's pretty damn close to returning. John Karalis, Jay King, and Sam Packard discuss how this affects the team
25 min
745
LOCKED ON CELTICS-April 23: Bucks even series b...
It all boils down to energy, and while Milwaukee had more of it this weekend, we feel good moving forward and going back to Boston. The impending return of Marcus Smart helps. John Karalis & Sam Packard discuss.
33 min
746
LOCKED ON CELTICS: 4-20 - The Bucks are Both Do...
LOCKED ON CELTICS: 4-20 - The Bucks are Both Done and Finished, a Game 3 Preview
30 min
747
LOCKED ON CELTICS-April 8: Kyrie's message, lin...
Kyrie Irving had a pre-game message for the Celtics before Game 2. John Karalis has more on that, the chess match between coaches going big or small, and potentially trading for Kawhi Leonard.
30 min
748
LOCKED ON CELTICS-April 18: Brown, Rozier lead ...
Jaylen Brown was awesome, Terry Rozier still hasn't turned the ball over, and the Boston Celtics have taken a 2-0 lead over the Bucks. John Karalis & Sam "Jam" Packard break it all down
53 min
749
LOCKED ON CELTICS - April 17: More Game 1 talk,...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - April 17: More Game 1 talk, and what adjustments can teams make?
38 min
750
LOCKED ON CELTICS- April 16: Horford, Tatum lea...
Al Horford was awesome, Jayson Tatum had a monster debut, and that's was only just a small part of what helped the Celtics win game 1 vs. Milwaukee. John Karalis & Sam Packard break it all down
45 min
751
LOCKED ON CELTICS - April 13: Celtics-Bucks pre...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - April 13: Celtics-Bucks preview
34 min
752
LOCKED ON CELTICS- April 12: 55 wins and a date...
The Celtics regular season is over, and John Karalis runs us through a quick final overview of the season, the impending matchup with the Milwaukee Bucks, and a quick look at the playoff picture. Also, a LOL at Russell Westbrook.
26 min
753
LOCKED ON CELTICS-April 11: C's blow chance to ...
The Celtics had a chance to put a dangerous Wizards team away and avoid them in the playoffs. Now, playing Washington in the first round remains one of the many possibilities as we head into a wild final night of the season.
28 min
754
LOCKED ON CELTICS: Tuesday (and series?) Wizard...
John Karalis is joined by Noah Goetzel of Locked On Wizards to discuss a very important (seeding-wise) Tuesday night game, a potential playoff series, who we'd like to face as the playoffs march on.
33 min
755
LOCKED ON CELTICS- April 9: Extracting somethin...
No, these aren't meaningless games. As John Karalis & Jay King point out, there are individual things that could mean something in the playoffs. Also, why you should NOT want Jabari Bird in the playoffs if you think he's a part of the Celtics future
35 min
756
LOCKED ON CELTICS - April 6: Kyrie's season is ...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - April 6: Kyrie's season is over
26 min
757
LOCKED ON CELTICS - April 5: Looks like the No....
LOCKED ON CELTICS - April 5: Looks like the No. 2 seed for the Cs
29 min
758
LOCKED ON CELTICS - April 4: Having no point gu...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - April 4: Having no point guards isn't great
30 min
759
LOCKED ON CELTICS- Apr. 2: Celtics-Raps with Lo...
Sean Woodley of the Locked On Raptors podcast joins John Karalis to talk about the Saturday Celts-Raps game, the coaching battle, Toronto reality vs. narrative, and potential paths to an Eastern Conference Finals rematch.
30 min
760
LOCKED ON CELTICS- March 30: Anatomy of a comeb...
John Karalis helps break down the parts of the Celtics people AREN'T discussing. Plus, Brad Stevens' COY case, Embiid's serious injury, and Ray Allen continuing to run his mouth
33 min
761
LOCKED ON CELTICS - March 29: Dear goodness the...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - March 29: Dear goodness they did it again
26 min
762
LOCKED ON CELTICS - March 28: The Gordon hit pi...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - March 28: The Gordon hit piece and Smart's insanity
27 min
763
LOCKED ON CELTICS - March 27: Tatum outdoes Jac...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - March 27: Tatum outdoes Jackson, Cs top Suns
26 min
764
LOCKED ON CELTICS-March 26: Rozier balls out & ...
Terry "Tito" Rozier went OFF against the Kings, making John Karalis & Sam Packard feel really good about a potential first round playoff series without Kyrie Irving. Plus, talking about a wild win in Portland and who's riding the boat!
47 min
765
LOCKED ON CELTICS-March 23: Talking Tatum with ...
Sean Deveney just published a glowing article on Jayson Tatum and what he can do leading the Celtics offense. He joins the podcast to discuss Tatum's potential, how he busted through the rookie wall, and where he ranks among other rookies.
32 min
766
LOCKED ON CELTICS-March 22: L2M reports, their ...
The Celtics beat the Thunder on a play that featured multiple violations. John Karalis & Sam Packard get into the whole L2M report process & how that may be part of a larger transparency initiative fueled by the NBA desire to legalize sports gambling
29 min
767
LOCKED ON CELTICS - March 21: Marcus Morris' ga...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - March 21: Marcus Morris' game-winning 3 ends wild comeback
26 min
768
LOCKED ON CELTICS - March 20: Smart comments on...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - March 20: Smart comments on injury + Nader/Ojeleye talk
24 min
769
LOCKED ON CELTICS-March 19: C's fall apart in NOLA
The Celtics came out hot but then fell apart as Anthony Davis and the rest of the Pelicans bigs have a field day. John Karalis has postgame reaction from Horford & Stevens plus a conversation with Locked On Pelicans host Jake Madison
21 min
770
LOCKED ON CELTICS - March 16: YABU and the rest...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - March 16: YABU and the rest of the mailbag
34 min
771
LOCKED ON CELTICS-March 15: C's hilariously mak...
28 min
772
LOCKED ON CELTICS: March 14 - The Celtics Twitt...
LOCKED ON CELTICS: March 14 - The Celtics Twitter MadnessfromMarch Bracket Selection Show!
103 min
773
LOCKED ON CELTICS: March 13 - The Celtics have ...
LOCKED ON CELTICS: March 13 - The Celtics have been decimated by injuries
43 min
774
LOCKED ON CELTICS-March 12: C's can't hold on a...
Already without Brown & Horford, the Celtics fell apart after losing Kyrie to a sore knee at halftime. John Karalis & Sam Packard break down a loss that, honestly, doesn't really hurt much at all. Hear from Kyrie about his knee
33 min
775
LOCKED ON CELTICS - March 9: Jaylen's fall and ...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - March 9: Jaylen's fall and another strong win
36 min
776
LOCKED ON CELTICS - March 8: Horford's actually...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - March 8: Horford's actually good, guys. Plus, a mailbag
39 min
777
LOCKED ON CELTICS- March 7: Talking Horford, Sm...
On a quiet day when it comes to Celtics news, John Karalis passes along a couple of radio appearances in which he discusses Al Horford hate, Brad Stevens starting Shane Larkin, Smart's silly fine, and an improved Celtics offense.
30 min
778
LOCKED ON CELTICS - March 6: Marcus Smart does ...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - March 6: Marcus Smart does kip-up, Celtics STOMP Bulls
31 min
779
LOCKED ON CELTICS - March 5: Celtics-Rockets, b...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - March 5: What a game
51 min
780
LOCKED ON CELTICS: March 2 - The Intellectual C...
LOCKED ON CELTICS: March 2 - The Intellectual Curiosity of Jaylen Brown
43 min
781
LOCKED ON CELTICS- March 1: Kyrie shines as C's...
Kyrie Irving is on one since the All Star Break and the Hornets were his latest victim. Boston ran off with the win, and John Karalis has the breakdown, plus a glance at the playoff picture and why the East is wide open.
41 min
782
LOCKED ON CELTICS - Feb. 28: Kyrie's taking mor...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - Feb. 28: Kyrie's taking more (bleep) you 3s
27 min
783
LOCKED ON CELTICS- Feb. 27: Monroe sits as C's ...
Kyrie Irving was scintillating and the Celtics bench went off in the second quarter, but Greg Monroe's DNP-CD stood out on a night where he probably could have used some minutes. Hear from Brad Stevens as explains that decision.
29 min
784
LOCKED ON CELTICS-Feb. 26: Starting Theis + ret...
The break is over, Daniel Theis is starting, and Marcus Smart is back. It all sounds like a formula for success to John Karalis & Sam Packard. They discuss that, Jaylen Brown's comments about mental fatigue, & Zaza Pachulia's dirty play
41 min
785
LOCKED ON CELTICS: Feb. 23 - Weird Celtics Twit...
LOCKED ON CELTICS: Feb. 23 - Weird Celtics Twitter with Coley Mick of Barstool Sports
76 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Feb. 22: It's Marcus Smart day
LOCKED ON CELTICS - Feb. 22: It's Marcus Smart day
34 min
787
LOCKED ON CELTICS- Feb. 21: Talking Bird & McHa...
Chad Finn of the Boston Globe joins the show to talk about the awesome Kevin McHale/Larry Bird interview.
47 min
788
LOCKED ON CELTICS: Talking music & basketball w...
Basketball, the NBA, and Hip Hop culture have been intertwined forever. Dart Adams joins the podcast today to discuss the different stages of rap music's marriage to basketball and the culture's influence on an evolving NBA.
72 min
789
LOCKED ON CELTICS - Feb. 19: Michael Nye on Cel...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - Feb. 19: Michael Nye on Celtics fandom, sports writing, "All the Castles Burned"
63 min
790
LOCKED ON CELTICS: Feb. 15 - The Celtics lose a...
LOCKED ON CELTICS: Feb. 15 - The Celtics lose again heading into the All-Star Break
52 min
791
LOCKED ON CELTICS: Feb. 14 - What's wrong with ...
LOCKED ON CELTICS: Feb. 14 - What's wrong with the Celtics offense?
52 min
792
LOCKED ON CELTICS: C's get blasted on Paul Pier...
Yeah, the Celtics looked lost on offense and defense while getting demolished by a new-look Cavs team... but it was Paul Pierce night so we're all very happy about that at least. RedsArmy's John Karalis and MassLive's Jay King react to the whole night.
51 min
793
LOCKED ON CELTICS: Feb. 9 - Celtics hold off Wi...
LOCKED ON CELTICS: Feb. 9 - Celtics hold off Wizards in OT 110-104
48 min
794
LOCKED ON CELTICS: Feb. 8 - The "This Trade De...
LOCKED ON CELTICS: Feb. 8 - The "This Trade Deadline has been Not Good" Mailbag
33 min
795
LOCKED ON CELTICS- Feb. 7: A complete no-show i...
This was supposed to be a great matchup of the top two teams in the East but only one showed up. John Karalis & Sam "Jam" Packard break down the Celtics no-show and whether it accelerates the search for bench help.
34 min
796
LOCKED ON CELTICS - Feb. 6: More trade rumors
LOCKED ON CELTICS - Feb. 6: More trade rumors
53 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS- Feb. 5: Horford game-winner ...
This game looked bad for the Celtics for a while, but Al Horford's last-second jumper sealed a huge comeback! John Karalis and Sam "Jam" Packard have that, Rozier, our newly named "Gin & Juice" combo, and Dabusele.
38 min
798
LOCKED ON CELTICS: Feb. 2 - Brad Stevens and th...
LOCKED ON CELTICS: Feb. 2 - Brad Stevens and the Growth Mindset
20 min
799
LOCKED ON CELTICS- Feb 1: Rozier trip-dub & Gre...
Terry Rozier got a triple double in his first ever start, which powered the Celtics to a blowout win. John Karalis has all the postgame covered. Plus, Greg Monroe is getting bought out... will he land in Boston?
42 min
800
LOCKED ON CELTICS -- Jan. 31: Kevin Love down, ...
LOCKED ON CELTICS -- Jan. 31: Kevin Love down, Draymond picks Jaylen Brown
25 min