Locked on Clippers, a daily LA Clippers podcast from hosts Charles Mockler (@charlesmockler) & William Updyke (@willupdyke). Part of the Locked on Podcast Network. Check back every weekday for new content about the NBA & Los Angeles' greatest basketball team...THE CLIPPERS.
Favorite Kawhi moments up to this point, what e...
Taking a look at our favorite Kawhi Leonard moments of the Clippers season, giving some options for Steve Ballmer for what to buy after the Forum, and Bev’s no-basketball life.
An alternate universe edition of Hot Take Thurs...
Taking a look at this season with a trio of Shai, Gallo, and Kawhi, wishing for more Reggie Jackson minutes for clarity (plus some Shamet sets), and dissecting Ralph Lawler's Twitter voice.
Trying to predict Trez’s contract on Whatcha Sa...
Discussing ClipperNation’s predictions for Montrezl Harrell’s contract, picking our favorite bench performances so far this season and grading the unit overall, and breaking down Ballmer buying the Forum.
Twitter Tuesday extravaganza, discussing the li...
Answering user-submitted Clippers questions about contracts and end-of-season-what-ifs, being psyched on how well the Clippers have upgraded the live experience for fans, and talking Ralph's twitter and Shai's new hair.
Favorite Clippers playoff performances, The Fre...
Discussing some of our favorite random Clippers playoff memories, taking a look at some Clippers of the past who maybe didn’t make the biggest impact but were fun to watch, looking at the Staples Center role in Corona, and wondering why Danny Green is upset.
The Clippers performance in the Pacific Divisio...
Taking a look at the Clippers performance in the Pacific Division this year, trying to make sense of the scope of the Coronavirus' affect on the Clippers, and a stay-at-home themed Love, Marry, Just Enjoy Time With Sometimes.
Special guest Carl Tart joins to talk Clippers ...
Discussing the Paul George trade and other hot takes with Carl Tart, talking Zubac’s impact on the Clippers, and breaking down Wilson Chandler’s bores on Russell Crowe movies.
Whatcha Say Wednesday poll result discussion, b...
Wondering who gets the biggest benefit from the Corona induced break, hoping to see certain improvements from the Clippers key bench guys, a Coronavirus update, and being thankful for Shai.
Answering your Clippers questions for Twitter T...
Wondering if the Clippers have the best role players in the league and other burning questions on Twitter Tuesday, watching Luck Of The Irish and asking why the hell we did, and updating everyone on Lou Will's game night and Patrick Patterson's wealth-envy.
The wait for Clippers basketball will be at lea...
The CDC gives a Coronavirus update that stalls the NBA's return, breaking down what the starting 5 could work on during the time off, and giving an update on Shai, PG, and the Staples Center employees.
Talking the Coronavirus impact on the NBA, our ...
Discussing the Coronavirus and it’s impact on the NBA, breaking down our favorite moments of the Clippers 19-20 season to this point, wondering how the NBA will come back, and a vacation themed Love, Marry, Kill
NBA season suspended due to Coronavirus, using ...
Reacting to the news of the NBA suspending play due to the Coronavirus, getting off our final Thirsty Thursday wants for a while, and playing some user submitted voicemails for Hot Take Thursday
The Clippers handle things in The Bay Area, tal...
Recap of the Clippers 131-107 win over the Warriors that included 7 Clips in double figures and a Bev flamethrower game, talkin fan concerns about the Clippers small ball playoff lineups, wondering if Coronavirus means closed door games, and getting hyped on Ty Wall being back with ACC.
Looking at the Clippers vs Warriors matchup, an...
Game preview for the possible trap scenario that is Clippers vs Warriors, answering questions about Shamet's trade value and playoff rotations on Twitter Tuesday, and wondering what the fallout of the new Coronavirus measures will be.
The winning streak ends as the Clippers fall to...
Game recap of the Clippers 103-112 loss at the hands of the Lakers that included horrid shooting and an Avery Bradley shooting clinic, wondering if Shamet really is out of the playoff rotations, wondering how secretive Doc is with playoff ideas, and talking Joakim Noah's impact.
Clippers demolish the Rockets in Houston, looki...
Recapping the Clippers dominant victory over the Rockets that included Zu and Trez double-doubles, game preview for Sunday’s Lakers vs Clippers showdown that could put the streak at risk, and a Clippers SciFest inspired Love, Marry, Kill.
Clippers hope Houston’s small ball lineup has p...
Previewing the small ball clash that is Clippers vs Rockets, reacting to hot takes about the Clippers seeding and roster moves, and taking a dive into Trez’s elite rim protection numbers.
The Clippers are riding a 5 game win streak aft...
Recapping the Clippers 109-94 victory over the Thunder, discussing the hardest first round playoff opponents on Whatcha Say Wednesday, an early game preview of Clippers vs Rockets, and touching on the Spike Lee vs Knicks feud.
Can the Clippers keep the streak going in Oklah...
Game preview for Clippers vs Thunder, taking dan questions for Twitter Tuesday about playoff rotations and how to make anyone a Reggie Jackson fan, and discussing Steve Ballmer’s plans to buy The Forum.
The Clippers win streak extends to 4 after wins...
Recapping the Clippers dominant win over the Nuggets, thanking our lucky stars we got past Shake Milton and the 76ers, and praising the play of Marcus Morris and Reggie Jackson on The Freshies.
Clippers have a tough Friday test against the N...
Previewing the Nuggets vs Clippers game, trying to make sense of the match up against the 76ers without Simmons and Embiid, and playing a Will Updyke time off themed Love, Marry, Kill (it gets...out there)
Clippers head to Phoenix and get the win, Hot T...
Recapping the Clippers 102-92 victory over the Suns that included an absurd Kawhi performance, listening and reacting to some user submitted voicemails on Hot Take Thursday, getting psyched on Jerome's game winner, and hoping the fans survive the playoffs.
William "The Opinion" Updyke returns, Can the C...
Game preview for a fully healthy Clippers team vs Suns, discussing how people feel about the team's championship chances with a full roster, and discussing closing lineups and Sterling Era throwbacks
Clippers crush the Grizzlies, Twitter Tuesday Q...
Recapping the Clippers 124-97 victory over the Grizzlies, answering your questions for Twitter Tuesday about everything from Lou in the playoffs to Doc's job security, and wondering why Bill Simmons hates the PG trade.
The Clippers couldn't beat the Kings, previewin...
Recapping the Clippers 103-112 loss to the Kings that included a poor start and an absurd Trez stretch (classic!), game preview for the matchup against the upstart Grizzlies, taking a look at Reggie Jackson's debut and Morris fit on The Freshies, and wondering how the reschedule game will go.
The Clippers return from the All Star Break to ...
Game preview of the Kings vs Clippers, looking at how Mann, Fi, and Coffey are doing for ACC and what they need to work on for next season, an "update" on the Clippers vs Lakers reschedule, and a "what were they doing during the ASB" edition of Love, Marry, Kill.
Taking a look at the Clippers playoff closing lineups with some help from a Ringer article, a user is unhappy with the media's double-standard when talking about the Clippers, and taking a second to give props to the team's handling of pressure.
Reggie Jackson intends to sign with the Clipper...
Breaking down what the Reggie Jackson (probable) signing means for the Clippers, polling ClipperNation about how to deal with the center rotation, and reflecting on our favorite moments so far from this Clippers season.
Fan questions for Twitter Tuesdays, wondering a...
Clipper fans sent in some questions for Twitter Tuesday about Morris at the 5 and what we do after a loss, we wonder just how much research has been done on buyout candidates, and rattle of a few guys we'd begrudgingly sign.
Kawhi and Bev’s All Star Weekend, Evan Turner w...
The Clippers did NOT bounce back in Boston, lam...
Recapping the Clippers 133-141 double overtime loss to the Celtics and what the PG injury means going forward, gauging our fun levels during a classic Will Updyke Fun Check, and adding some ideas to All Star Weekend on Love, Marry, Kill.
Hoping the Clippers bounce back in Boston, Hot ...
Previewing the Clippers vs Celtics game, reacting to a hot take about Marcus Morris' fit and PG's consistency, and wondering who the most important Clipper is.
The Clippers fall in Philadelphia, wondering ab...
Recap of the Clippers 103-110 loss to the 76ers that involved a lack of Paul George and abundance of missed defensive assignments, checking the pulse of Clipper Nation when it comes to preferred playoff seeding and opponents, and a look at Tyler Johnson's game.
Clippers head to Philly to battle against one o...
Previewing the Clippers vs 76ers matchup, wondering about Bev's injury, and taking questions from #ClipperNation about everything from buyout bigs to Marcus Morris appreciation techniques.
The Clippers had an up-and-down start to their ...
Recapping the Clippers 142-115 loss to the Timberwolves, analyzing the 133-92 bounce back win over the Cavs, grading Marcus Morris’ debut, and wondering if Bev’s injury puts pressure to get a buyout point guard.
Recapping and reacting to the Clippers trade fo...
Breaking down the Clippers trading for Marcus Morris and how it affects championship aspirations, previewing the back-to-back against the Timberwolves and Cavs, and a newbie themed Love, Marry, Kill.
Clippers beat the Heat in Los Angeles, a Montre...
Recapping the Clippers 128-111 win over the Heat that included a Shamet career high and more 3s than the team has ever shot, listening to a user-submitted Montrezl Hot Take, and wonder if the Clippers will make a trade with so many targets off the table.
Clippers face a tough test against Miami, gaugi...
Game preview for the Heat vs Clippers matchup, checking in on #ClipperNation's anxiety as the trade deadline approaches, and getting hyped for Patrick Beverley in the All Star Skills Competition.
Clippers complete a gritty comeback against the...
Recapping the Clippers 108-105 victory over the Spurs (after being down 15), talking PG's aggressiveness and passing plus Kawhi's overall...Kawhi-ness, and answering Clippers fans burning questions about the upcoming trade deadline.
Recapping the Clippers brunch victory over the ...
The Clippers took down the Wolves 118-106 while Kawhi scored 30 for the 9th time in a row and PG looked healthier, previewing the game against the Spurs, and talk what the locker room would look like after a trade.
Clippers look a little lost against the Kings, ...
Recapping the Clippers 124-103 loss to the Kings, previewing the brunch-game against the Timberwolves, and wondering just what fans will get 30% more of next season.
Can the Clippers take down the Kings?, a season...
Previewing the Kings vs Clippers matchup, talking the season ticket price hike thanks to a fan submitted Hot Take, and highlight how some Clippers players feel impacted by Kobe Bryant.
When does the Clippers vs Lakers game get playe...
Your hosts take a look at possible dates for a Clippers vs Lakers makeup game, discuss how we feel after a half season of Paul George, talk Kawhi Day in San Diego, and Jerry West’s comments on Kobe.
Clippers vs Lakers gets postponed, reactions fr...
Discussing the loss of Kobe Bryant has on the Clippers vs Lakers game, getting to some Clippers questions for Twitter Tuesday, and a pleasant story about a Montana bar.
Clippers head to Miami to play the Heat, how ba...
Previewing the Clippers vs Heat matchup, wondering how bad PG's injury is, discussing The Athletic's piece on team chemistry, and trying to figure out where Marc Stein got his info.
Clippers blow a 20+ lead to the Hawks and let o...
The Clippers had the worst second half of the year and lost to the Hawks, Doc is running Trez into the ground, we got some Hot Takes about JaMychal and Moe (and few more), coming to terms with the trade market, and a PG injury update.
Recapping the Clippers 110-107 win in Dallas, b...
Clippers win a nailbiter against the Mavs 110-107 with Kawhi putting up another 30+ point game and Shamet showing up from beyond the arc, previewing the shorthanded game against the Hawks plus we take a look at the results of the Whatcha Say Wednesday poll about trading Trez.
Previewing the Clippers vs Mavericks matchup, T...
Taking a look at the Clippers vs Mavs game in Dallas, answering fan questions about the team's defense, Zu's development, and the possibility of a Trez trade.
Clippers show up late but beat the Pelicans 133...
Revisit the Clippers victory over the Pels on Saturday that saw a horrific first half saved by Kawhi, Lou, and Trez, plus Will and Chuck discuss trade rumors and the lineup shuffles.
Clippers beat the Magic 122-95, previewing the ...
Kawhi Leonard led the Clippers to a win over the Magic with uber efficiency, we look ahead to the Clippers tricky match up with the Pelicans, get bummed out on the Pac Div, and play a not-above-board Love, Marry, Kill
Previewing the Orlando Magic vs LA Clippers gam...
We got a breakdown of the matchup against the stout defensive squad of the Orlando Magic, debut our newest segment Hot Take Thursday, and discuss the Paul George ESPN interview.
Clippers overwhelm the Cavs 128-103, praising K...
Recap of the (almost) mistake free victory over the Hawks, discussing if fans are having fun watching the Clippers this year, wondering if JaMychal will ever start, and talk Ty Lue.
Clippers game preview versus the Cavs, talking ...
We preview the PG-less Clippers matchup against the Cavs, talk George’s hammy, and answer questions about Moe Harkless’ trade value, load management, and overall expectations.
Recap of the Clippers win against the Warriors ...
The Clippers eeked out a 109-100 win over the Warriors on Friday, then kept the same bad habits up to lose to the Nuggets Sunday. We recap the games and talk trade rumors.
Previewing Warriors vs Clippers, talking PG’s s...
Clippers take on the Warriors Friday then the Nuggets on Sunday, we preview those games, wonder about PG’s hamstring, and play Love, Marry, Kill
Half-season starting lineup talk, should the Cl...
Taking a look at how the Clippers starting lineup might change with a fully healthy team, wondering if Kawhi and PG should be split up more, and being bummed on fake Kawhi news.
Gauging the Clippers bench with special guest C...
Special guest Carl Tart joins to discuss the bench play, breakdown the poll results during Whatcha Say Wednesday, and give thoughts on the Load Management hit piece from Bleacher Report.
Midseason looks at Paul George and Kawhi Leonar...
After an (almost) half season of play we discuss Kawhi and PG's time with the Clippers, discuss the Andre Drummond trade rumors, and answer #ClipperNation's questions about load management, Shamet's shooting, and expectations.
Clippers split the weekend back-to-back, wonde...
A horrific loss to the Grizzlies, and a stumbling win against the Knicks. Will and Chuck recap the weekend back to back, discuss the leadership of the Clippers locker-room, and talk team defense.
Clippers survive a slow start to beat the Pisto...
A Thursday at Staples saw a shaky Clippers start but a strong middle half for a 126-112 win over the Pistons, Will and Chuck preview the weekend games against the Grizzlies and Knicks, and play a P Bev themed Love, Marry, Kill
Zubac for Baynes trade rumors, previewing the P...
A solo Chuck Mockler previews the Pistons vs Clippers game, wonders if the the Clippers would trade Zubac for Baynes, addresses the Darren Collison rumors, and talks Ralph's latest fantastic content.
Clippers beat the Kings 105-87, Paul George nea...
The Clippers continue their dominance in the California capital with a 107-87 win over the Kings, Paul George and Kawhi Leonard grind out a couple of 20 point games (and one near triple double), Derrick Walton JR says "play me more minutes", and discussing the results of the #ClipperNation poll on Whatcha Say Wednesday
Clippers vs Kings game preview, what Patrick Be...
The Clippers head to The Big Tomato to take on the Kings, Will and Chuck try and be chill about Patrick Beverley's extended absence, and answering #ClipperNation's questions about trades, seeding, and closing minutes.
Clippers fall to the Jazz 120-107, Moe Harkless...
The Clippers looked lethargic against the Jazz and lost 120-107, Will and Chuck break down the loss, talk Moe Harkless trade rumors, and discuss the blown leads.
Preview of Clippers vs Jazz, a look at the very...
Can the Clippers cool down the Jazz? Will and Chuck preview Saturday’s game against Utah, look at the topsy turvy Pac Div, discuss *that* call, and play a cheery edition of Love, Marry, Kill.
Clippers defeat Lakers 111-106 as a gift to Cli...
The Clippers took down the Lakers 111-106, Will and Chuck get hyped on Kawhi and Patrick Beverley's performances, and discuss what they want to see more of in Thirsty Thursday.
Clippers vs Lakers Christmas Day game preview, ...
Clippers vs Lakers gets broken down by Will and Chuck, taking a look at what Kawhi, PG, Lou, and the rest of the Clippers have to do to get a fat dub, and talking the Uncle Dennis Athletic article.
Clippers split the weekend double header agains...
Will and Chuck recap the Clippers win over the Spurs, loss to the Thunder, and check in on Terance Mann's G League numbers.
Clippers fall to the Rockets 122-117, quick pre...
Will and Chuck recap the Clippers 122-117 loss to the Rockets, preview the weekend double-header, and play a giveaway themed Love, Marry, Kill.
Clippers game preview versus the Rockets, discu...
Rockets vs Clippers gets previewed, how many 3s will Paul George take?, Fi's G League performance gets discussed, the team's gel period can begin (soon), and Doc vs LeBron
Recap of the Clippers 120-99 victory over the S...
Will and Chuck are joined by Clipperholics Brian Cullen to recap the Clippers 120-99 victory over the Suns, talk the Whatcha Say Wednesday poll, and wonder if JaMychal’s tailbone is in one piece.
Clippers game preview against the Phoenix Suns:...
The Clippers play the Suns at Staples and Will and Chuck have your game preview covered with what the team needs to do to avenge the earlier loss (hint: stop Ayton) and answer #ClipperNation's questions about trades and team shooting.
Party Carl Tart returns to recap the Clippers s...
Carl Tart joins Will and Chuck to revisit the Clippers back-to-back against the Wolves and Bulls, talk how the team has looked so far this year, and wonder what DWJ's minutes look like when everyone is healthy.
Previewing the Clippers back-to-back against th...
Clippers double-header game preview for the Timberwolves and Bulls match-ups, wondering if 4 Pac Div teams will make the playoffs, and a challenge themed Love, Marry, Kill
Recap of the Clippers 112-92 victory over the R...
Kawhi Leonard gets ring and win with the Clippers in Toronto, talking the injury situation, and what we want more of on Thirsty Thursday
Clippers game preview against the Raptors, will...
Will and Chuck preview the Clippers vs Raptors matchup in Toronto, discuss Doc Rivers' rotations throughout the season, and wonder who would actually trade with the Clippers.
Clippers beat the Pacers 110-99 in Indiana, Pau...
Will and Chuck recap the Clippers 110-99 win over the Indiana Pacers, discuss Derrick Walton JR's place in the team, marvel at Kawhi and PG's minutes, and take questions from #ClipperNation for TwitterTuesday.
Clippers score 135 and beat the Wizards, Derric...
Will and Chuck recap the Clippers 136-119 win over the Wizards, say hello to Derrick Walton JR, revisit the rough loss to the Bucks, and preview the Clippers vs Pacers game.
Clippers vs Bucks game preview, how to stop Gia...
Will and Chuck preview the Clippers vs Bucks game, talk about how to stop Giannis, discuss the real contenders in the Western Conference, and of course, a Love, Marry, Kill.
Wanting (rational) Zubac jumpers and more durin...
Will and Chuck talk Zubac jumpers on Thirsty Thursday, discuss their likes and dislikes with the Clippers season up to this point, gauge the new vibe at Staples, and talk Kawhi's no-show.
Recapping the Clippers 117-97 win, get hyped on...
Will and Chuck recap the Clippers 117-97 win over the Blazers, get hyped on PatPat, Trez, and PG, discuss the results of the Whatcha Say Wednesday Poll, and talk Landry Shamet's return timeline.
Game preview of Clippers vs Blazers and answeri...
Will and Chuck preview the possibly tricky matchup versus the Blazers and answer a TON of #ClipperNation's questions during Twitter Tuesday.
Clippers beat the Wizards 150-125, recapping Fr...
Will and Chuck recap the Clippers 150-125 win over the Wizards, discuss the loss on Friday to the Spurs, talk Trez's fantastic year and upcoming contract, and talk the new guys on The Freshies.
Recap of the Clippers 114-99 win over the Mavs,...
Will and Chuck are joined by Brian Cullen of Clipperholics to recap the Clippers 114-99 win over the Mavs, preview the game in Memphis against the Grizzlies, and discuss the Whatcha Say Wednesday poll results.
Clippers game preview against the Mavericks, Tw...
Will and Chuck preview the Clippers matchup with the red hot Mavs in Dallas, answer some questions from #ClipperNation for Twitter Tuesday, and discuss the new NBA schedule changes being proposed.
Recap of the Clippers comfortable victory over ...
Will and Chuck recap the Clippers weekend victories over the Rockets and Pels, and check in on the new guys on The Freshies.
Clippers game preview against the Houston Rocke...
Will and Chuck take a look at Friday's game against the Rockets, wonder how Sunday will go versus the Pelicans, and play a coaches themed Love, Marry, Kill.
Recap of the Clippers 107-104 overtime victory ...
Will and Chuck recap the Clippers thrilling 107-104 overtime victory over the Celtics, talk about Patrick Beverley’s career night, discuss Kawhi and PG’s first night playing together, and do a little Thirsty Thursday
Clippers game preview versus the Celtics, Whatc...
Will and Chuck preview the Celtics vs Clippers game, discuss the results of the Whatcha Say Wednesday poll, and Will breaks down his center rotation idea.
Clippers win 90-88 and spoil the reunion for th...
Will and Chuck recap the Clippers 90-88 win over the Thunder, get hyped on the Paul George game winner, talk Trez, and take questions from #ClipperNation on Twitter
Paul George's record-setting home debut helps C...
Will and Chuck recap Paul George's record breaking home debut for the Clippers, preview the tribute-video-laden Thunder vs Clippers game, and update you on the new guys on The Freshies.
Paul George 33 point debut, Clippers lose in Ne...
Will and Chuck recap Paul George's uber-encouraging debut in the Clippers 127-132 loss to the Pelicans, preview the game against the Hawks, talk Pac Div trade scenarios, and play Love, Marry, Kill.
Game recap of the Clippers loss to the Rockets,...
Will and Chuck recap the Clippers 93-102 loss to the Rockets, preview the game against the Pelicans, and let you know what they want more of in Thirsty Thursday
Clippers game preview versus the Rockets, #Clip...
Will and Chuck preview the Clippers vs Rockets game, discuss the win total projections from #ClipperNation, and breakdown Landry Shamet's ankle situation.
Clippers beat the Raptors 98-88, Twitter Tuesda...
Will and Chuck recap the Clippers thrilling 98-88 win over the Raptors at Staples. take questions from #ClipperNation on Twitter, and talk Shamet's possible absence.
Clippers game preview against the Raptors, Paul...
Will and Chuck preview the Raptors vs Clippers game, talk Paul George's first practice on The Freshies, and wonder how big of an edible Dion Waiters ate.
Recap of the Clippers 107-101 win over the Blaz...
Will and Chuck recap the Clippers 107-101 victory over the Trail Blazers, Clippers get fined $50K, power rank the PAC DIV, and play two games of Love, Marry, Kill
Bucks beat Clippers 129-124, previewing the Tra...
Bucks beat Clippers 129-124, previewing the Trailblazers vs Clippers, have a Paul George return date (kind of), and Thirsty Thursday
Clippers vs Bucks game preview, discussing the ...
Will and Chuck preview the Bucks vs Clippers game, get into the latest Clipper fan poll results on Whatcha Say Wednesday, and discuss the Clippers new strategy for resting players
Twitter Tuesday in full effect: answering quest...
Chuck Mockler tries to answer #ClipperNation's questions on everything from Shamet's slump, Zu's defense, and if we should trade Montrezl (we shouldn't).