The Locked On Heat Podcast is a daily Miami Heat podcast hosted by David Ramil and Wes Goldberg. The only podcast that breaks down every Heat game, news item, rumor and more. Part of the Locked On Podcast Network.
Can Bam Adebayo Win Defensive Player of the Yea...
Miami Heat Offense Explodes on Record-Setting N...
Is Donovan Mitchell Eyeing the Miami Heat?
On Kyle Lowry's Big Night, Miami's Playoff Chan...
Kyle Lowry Returns to Toronto But Victor Oladip...
Who are the Miami Heat's top players for the pl...
With five games left in the regular season, have the Miami Heat settled on the core rotation for the playoffs? On this week's mailbag episode, David Ramil and Wes Goldberg discuss who should get the most minutes in the playoffs, if Jimmy Butler should shoot more 3s, if size is a problem for the Heat and the most disappointing seasons in franchise history.
Miami Heat Take Control Late to Beat Celtics, B...
What Is Miami's Best Lineup, Jimmy Taking Over,...
Miami Heat Powered By Jimmy Butler, Rotation Ch...
Thanks to a rejuvenated Jimmy Butler and a revamped starting lineup and rotation, the Miami Heat snapped a four-game skid by beating the Sacramento Kings at home. Is this enough to relieve worries over Miami's recent slump? David Ramil and Wes Goldberg break down the Heat's win, what the rotation changes mean going forward and ask if the Victor Oladipo experiment is over.
Did Erik Spoelstra Light a Fire Under Jimmy But...
The fiery argument between Jimmy Butler and Erik Spoelstra during the Miami Heat's loss to the Golden State Warriors grabbed headlines around the sports world, but is that exactly the kind of thing that could light a fire under Butler, who the Heat will need to find his locked in, bubble form in order to win an NBA championship? David Ramil and Wes Goldberg discuss Spoelstra's intent in escalating the argument and how Butler can respond.
Is the Jimmy Butler, Erik Spoelstra and Udonis ...
During the Miami Heat's 118-104 loss to the Golden State Warriors Wednesday night, Erik Spoelstra and Udonis Haslem were furious with Jimmy Butler and had to be separated during a heated argument on the bench. David Ramil and Wes Goldberg were at FTX Arena to break down what happened, how it contributed to the loss and what players and coaches thought of the moment. Will this be a turning point for the Heat's season, for better or for worse?
Can Jimmy Butler Make a Leap and Do the Miami H...
For the Miami Heat to return to the NBA Finals, they'll need to figure out how to win games late. Can Jimmy Butler return to his NBA Bubble form in time for the playoffs? Or do the Heat need to look in another direction for late-game offense? David Ramil and Wes Goldberg do a deep dive into Miami's late-game issues and ask if they are concerned.
DEBATE: Should the Miami Heat Trade For Bradley...
According to the Athletic, the Miami Heat are considered the top potential landing spot for Bradley Beal if he decides to leave the Washington Wizards. Is Beal worth trading Tyler Herro for, and could his addition meaningfully elevate the Heat to championship favorites? David Ramil and Wes Goldberg debate, and try to answer the question: "Who is the worst player you would trade Tyler Herro for?"
Miami Heat Crumble vs. Shorthanded Philadelphia...
The Miami Heat lost to the undermanned Philadelphia 76ers Monday night despite big nights from Jimmy Butler, Kyle Lowry and Bam Adebayo. David Ramil and Wes Goldberg break down what went wrong, who is most to blame and try to figure out what is wrong with the Heat's late-game offense.
1-On-1: Haywood Highsmith on his path to the Mi...
Heat forward Haywood Highsmith is not only the newest member of the Miami Heat, but he also has a really interesting story from playing Division II basketball and overseas in Germany and Italy before getting his chance in the NBA. The Heat are really high on Haywood, choosing to sign him to a 3-year deal instead of some other vets who were available on the buyout market. Wes Goldberg gets to know Haywood and what Miami's plans are for him.
Victor Oladipo Early Impressions and Miami Heat...
Victor Oladipo has played four games since making his Miami Heat debut. What are our early impressions of his game, and how do we think he'll factor into Erik Spoelstra's playoff rotation? Nekias Duncan of BasketballNews.com joins David Ramil and Wes Goldberg to break down all things Oladipo and Heat playoffs. Also, who are the playoff toughest matchups for the Heat, and who do we think will be out of Spoelstra's rotation?
Tyler Herro, Max Strus Help Miami Heat Win Vs. ...
Tyler Herro or Jordan Poole? Could Brooklyn Ups...
Believing in the Miami Heat, Plus Tyler Herro, ...
It's time to have a real conversation about the Miami Heat from a national scope that isn't just hot takes. Wes Goldberg and Howard Beck of Sports Illustrated (Twitter: @HowardBeck) come together to discuss why the Heat are legit title contenders, take a look at the rest of the Eastern Conference and look ahead to Heat players up for end-of-season awards.
Should Tyler Herro or Kevin Love Win Sixth Man ...
The Sixth Man of the Year race appears to be down to Tyler Herro and Kevin Love. Who should win? Wes Goldberg, David Ramil and Chris Manning debate on today's crossover episode before previewing Friday night's game between the Miami Heat and Cleveland Cavaliers.
Miami Heat Lose Big to Outsized Phoenix Suns - ...
Is Tyler Herro A Star? Redrafting the 2019 NBA ...
Victor Oladipo Makes His Return In Big Win Over...
What Did We Learn About Miami After a Dominant ...
Bam Adebayo, Tyler Herro Dominate to Lead Miami...
After a Tough Loss to Milwaukee, Should We Be C...
What Can Bam Adebayo Do to Win DPOY? Plus, Miam...
After a Big Win Over Chicago, Will the Miami He...
Has Bam Adebayo Taken a Leap to Help Miami's Ch...
Should the Miami Heat Be the Favorites in the E...
Will Heat Sign a Player? When Will Victor Oladi...
Will the Miami Heat add a player on the buyout market? When will Victor Oladipo make his return? Can Duncan Robinson keep up his hot shooting? What seed will the Heat get and what will Erik Spoelstra's playoff rotation be? David Ramil and Wes Goldberg answer the biggest questions facing the Heat in the final stretch of the season.
Who is the best in the East? Heat, Bulls, 76ers...
Do James Harden & Joel Embiid make the Philadelphia 76ers NBA Finals favorites? Can Giannis Antetokounmpo lead the Milwaukee Bucks back to the title? Why are the Miami Heat being overlooked as contenders? Why are the Chicago Bulls Championship Odds sooooo low? Wait… How did the Cleveland Cavaliers get here?!
Goran Dragic Signs With Nets, What's Next For M...
Kyle Lowry, Miami Heat Come Up Big in Clutch fo...
Five Burning Questions: Who's the "Closer" for ...
David Ramil and Wes Goldberg break down the Miami Heat's persistent halfcourt issues and ask if Erik Spoelstra could have done something to jolt Miami's offense down the stretch of Tuesday night's loss to the Dallas Mavericks. They also discuss the challenge of defending Luka Doncic and some controversial plays at the end of the game before discussing the news that Caleb Martin has signed a standard contract and Victor Oladipo will begin 5-on-5 scrimmages with the Sioux Falls Skyforce.
Bam Adebayo Flipped the Switch, Miami Heat's Si...
David Ramil and Wes Goldberg discuss Bam Adebayo's newfound aggression on offense, Wes gives his takeaways from watching Saturday night's win against the Brooklyn Nets as a fan, Nostradumbwes makes his weekly predictions, David lambasts social media and then they ask which team Goran Dragic will sign with once he's bought out.
Adebayo, Butler Lead Miami Heat to Big Win Over...
NBA Trade Deadline Recap! Why the Miami Heat Di...
NBA Trade Deadline Recap! Why the Miami Heat Di...
Miami Trades KZ Okpala, What Happens Next and P...
Latest NBA Trades, Rumors and More and How it I...
After Miami Heat's Win Over Wizards, Where Do T...
The Miami Heat used another huge third quarter run to earn a blowout win over the Washington Wizards on Monday night. David Ramil and Wes Goldberg break down the Heat's win, Bam Adebayo being more aggressive, Kyle Lowry's impact and more.
Takeaways From Hornets Win, Weekly Predictions,...
Kyle Lowry made his return after a long absence and Tyler Herro delivered the finishing blow with 24 points off the bench as the Miami Heat cruised to a win against the San Antonio Spurs. Also, Jimmy Butler is named an All-Star reserve, but did anyone else on the Heat get snubbed? Wes Goldberg and guest co-host Tony Schwartz break it all down.
Trade Deadline Primer: Ranking Every Miami Heat...
Miami Heat Waste Strong Game From Bam Adebayo, ...
Shorthanded Miami Heat Blown Out By Celtics, Ky...
Without Jimmy Butler, P.J. Tucker and Kyle Lowry, the Miami Heat were blown out by the Celtics in Boston Monday night. David Ramil and Wes Goldberg break down the game, why Lowry was the Heat player missed most and hand out some blame pie before asking if Goran Dragic could make his way back to Miami.
Takeaways From a Raptors Loss, Weekly Predictio...
1-ON-1: Miami Heat's Gabe Vincent on Carving Ou...
Wes Goldberg talks with Gabe Vincent about how he transformed his game and carved out a role on the Heat, what he thinks of Heat Culture and Jimmy Butler and why he doesn't have a nickname. Then Caleb Martin joins the show to talk about splitting up from his twin in Charlotte, closing games for the Heat and what he hopes for after playing out his two-way contract.
Would the Heat Welcome Back LeBron James? What'...
Miami Heat Interested in Christian Wood? Plus, ...
Jimmy Butler Sets Franchise Record to Lead Miam...
Mailbag Edition: How Can the Miami Heat Keep Ca...
Bam Adebayo's Clutch 4Q Leads Miami Heat to Thr...
What's Next For Duncan Robinson? An Open Conver...
Bam Adebayo's Return, Jimmy Butler's Triple-Dou...
After missing 22 games, Bam Adebayo makes his Miami Heat return and helps lead a 104-99 win over the Toronto Raptors. David Ramil and Wes Goldberg break down the game, Adebayo's impact, Jimmy Butler's triple-double, Tyler Herro's dunk, Gabe Vincent's helpful minutes and more.
Does Kevin Durant's Injury Make the Eastern Con...
What's Miami's Best Closing Lineup? Weekend Tak...
Miami Heat's Biggest Questions at the Midpoint ...
It's the midpoint of the season for the Miami Heat, who have managed to navigate countless injuries to remain in strong playoff position. What are the biggest questions for the Heat going forward? David Ramil and Wes Goldberg are joined by Sports Illustrated's Rohan Nadkarni to discuss how Jimmy Butler and Bam Adebayo can return to the mix, if the Heat need to make a trade and potential playoff rotations and matchups.
Tyler Herro Energizes Miami Heat to Win Over At...
1-On-1: Mario Chalmers Shares Miami Heat Stories
Wes Goldberg talks with Mario Chalmers about his brief return to the Miami Heat, wanting to get into coaching, Tyler Herro's confidence and his time as part of the Big 3.
1-On-1: Kyle Guy On Signing With the Miami Heat...
Wes Goldberg talks with Kyle Guy about his time with the Miami Heat, his favorite movies and why he thinks Jack Harlow looks like him -- not the other way around.
Are the Miami Heat a Proven Title Contender? Re...
What Move Does the Miami Heat Make to Become a ...
Herro, Lowry Ejected But Max Strus Returns to L...
When Will the Miami Heat Be Healthy? Jimmy Butl...
Miami Heat Lose Close Game to Warriors and Jimm...
Miami Heat Drops Close Game vs. Kings, 10-Day-C...
EMERGENCY POD: Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs...
Tuesday night's game between the Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs has been postponed by the NBA because the Heat don't have the required amount of players. Wes Goldberg and David Ramil break down how we got here and what comes next for the Heat.
Duncan Robinson, Tyler Herro Catch Fire to Lead...
What's the Best Team to Build Around Jimmy Butl...
Jimmy Butler Returns To Help Miami Heat Keep Wi...
Tyler Herro and Kyle Lowry Lead Miami Heat in G...
It wasn't pretty, but the Miami Heat got the win over the Detroit Pistons Thursday night. Wes Goldberg breaks it down, including how Tyler Herro and Kyle Lowry led the offense and Max Strus and Udonis Haslem chipped in with important contributions. Plus, the latest on Dewayne Dedmon's injury and what the Heat can do if he misses extended time.
What Do the Miami Heat Have On Their Christmas ...
DEBATE: Can the Miami Heat Keep This Up When Ba...
Can the Miami Heat keep winning games with their 3-point shooting when Jimmy Butler and Bam Adebayo return to the lineup? Wes Goldberg and David Ramil debate.
Tyler Herro Makes All-Star Case in Miami Heat B...
Who is Zylan Cheatham and What Can He Provide t...
Dealing with a long list of injuries and one player in the NBA’s health and safety protocols, the Miami Heat are using the NBA’s new hardship rule amid the evolving COVID-19 pandemic to add forward Zylan Cheatham to a 10-day contract as a replacement for Caleb Martin. Who is he, and what can he provide the Heat? Wes Goldberg breaks it all down.
Could the Miami Heat Trade For Kyrie Irving? Pl...
Miami Heat Need More From Kyle Lowry in Loss to...
David Ramil (@dramil13) and Wes Goldberg (@wcgoldberg) recap the Miami Heat's tough loss to the Detroit Pistons. The Heat is missing some important players but should they be expecting more from Kyle Lowry? Should Miami be concerned about the "soft part of the schedule?" And with more and more players entering the NBA's Health and Safety Protocols, can a pause to the season be on the horizon?
Could Miami Be in the Market for Myles Turner o...
Gabe Vincent's "New" Role, Victor Oladipo's Ret...
Undermanned Miami Heat Hold On For Gritty Win O...
Do Miami Heat Miss Jimmy Butler or Bam Adebayo ...
Do the Miami Heat miss Jimmy Butler or Bam Adebayo more right now? And does Tyler Herro want to be a starter? David Ramil and Wes Goldberg debate these questions before talking with Dr. Ilan Danan about how Markieff Morris might be dealing with his whiplash injury and an expected return timeline.
Miami Heat Stumble On Road vs. Kevin Love, Cava...
Can the Miami Heat Keep Wining On the Road, P.J...
Could Myles Turner Be a Trade Option For the Mi...
Caleb Martin, Miami Heat Beat Bucks in Best Win...
Miami Heat and Damian Lillard + Zaire Wade On H...
Can the Miami Heat land Damian Lillard if he gets traded from the Portland Trail Blazers. Is there anyone on the Indiana Pacers worth going after? David Ramil and Wes Goldberg talks trades. Then, Wes talks with Zaire Wade, son of Dwyane Wade, about his decision to go from high school to the G League, his underdog mentality and how he didn't know the Salt Lake City Stars were going to draft him.
Miami Heat Dominated By Grizzlies, Jimmy Butler...
The Miami Heat never led in Monday night's loss to the Memphis Grizzlies, but the greater casualty could be Jimmy Butler, who reaggravated his tailbone injury during the game. David Ramil and Wes Goldberg discuss how much time he might miss and how the Heat can adjust. Plus, does Kyle Lowry need to shoot more, and why does Caleb Martin keep trying to posterize people?
Does Miami Have a Rebounding Problem? And Can T...
What's the Timeline For Markieff Morris and Vic...
What Does Miami Do Without Bam Adebayo? Reactio...
Taking a Deeper Dive on Duncan Robinson's Perce...
No Drama, No Duncan Robinson In Nuggets Rematch
20 Games In, Is Miami A Legit Contender or a Ro...
David Ramil (@dramil13) and Wes Goldberg (@wcgoldberg) talk about Miami's win over the Bulls and how Pat Riley will assess this team after 20 games. Are the Heat really able to contend at the top of the NBA? Or do they need to make some changes to the roster? We talk about potential players they could add and what could happen next with the Heat.
Heat vs. Bulls Preview, Key Matchups and Each T...
Tyler Herro Thriving in 4Qs, Miami Heat Beat De...
The Miami Heat rallied to defeat the Pistons in Detroit on Tuesday thanks to Tyler Herro's 14 points in the fourth quarter and 31 points overall. Wes Goldberg breaks down how the Heat rode Herro and a zone defense to come back and Erik Spoelstra's decision to play Gabe Vincent over Max Strus. Then Wes answers listener questions about KZ Okpala's future and Victor Oladipo's role.
Can Jimmy Butler Win MVP? Who's the Best Comp f...
David Ramil (@dramil13) and Wes Goldberg (@wcgoldberg) open up the mailbag to answer your questions about the Miami Heat?
Does the Miami Heat Have a Problem Holding Onto...