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Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe host the Locked On Knicks podcast, giving you a daily look inside the New York Knicks and the NBA with all the latest news, insight and expertise. From Clyde-isms, to Julius Randle highlights, to rampant draft and free agency speculation, Alex and Gavin have you covered every day on Locked On Knicks, part of the Locked On Podcast Network.

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What Can The New York Knicks Learn From The Net...
What can the New York Knicks learn from the Brooklyn Nets' downfall? Alex Wolfe and Gavin Schall are joined by Locked On Nets Doug Norrie to discuss that and so much more!
44 min
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How Much Will It Cost The New York Knicks To Tr...
Has it gotten so bad that the New York Knicks might have to give up a 1st round pick to get off of Julius Randle's contract? Alex Wolfe and Gavin Schall team up to answer that question and much more!
28 min
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Can the Knicks put together a playoff-caliber d...
Alex and Gavin are rejoined by Dallas Amico (@DallasAmico_ on Twitter) of The Strickland to talk about if the Knicks might eventually have to decide between Jalen Brunson or Donovan Mitchell to become a contender, if this year's Knicks can be a top defense again, and lineups that they're excited to see in the 2022-23 season.
31 min
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How would Donovan Mitchell and Jalen Brunson fi...
Alex and Gavin are rejoined by Dallas Amico (@DallasAmico_ on Twitter) of The Strickland to continue their discussion about Jalen Brunson's basketball fit on the New York Knicks, including whether Mitchell and Jalen Brunson could be good enough on defense to be a truly good team, if those two are too redundant with one another on offense, and more!
32 min
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Can Donovan Mitchell be the best player on a ch...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Dallas Amico (@DallasAmico_ on Twitter) of The Strickland to take a side trip away from trade package talk, and instead talk about Donovan Mitchell's potential fit as the engine of a title contender. Would Tom Thibodeau actually stress Mitchell *more* than he was in Utah? How would he fit next to Jalen Brunson and RJ Barrett? How does Mitchell's defense factor in? All that and more in this first part of a 3-part episode!
26 min
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Know Thy Enemy: Will The Boston Celtics Really ...
To defeat your enemy you must first understand them. Alex Wolfe and Gavin Schall sit down with the Host of Locked On Celtics John Karalis to learn about that team in Boston.
23 min
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How Long Will Danny Ainge Hold Out? + Grading T...
Danny Ainge doesn't just want to win every trade, he wants to dominate every trade, but will that stubbornness ultimately lead to an impasse with the New York Knicks on a Donovan Mitchell trade?
36 min
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Who should the Knicks pivot to if their pursuit...
Alex and Gavin tackle the first part of your August mailbag questions, including what stars the Knicks could pivot to in the coming season (or seasons, plural) if their pursuit of Donovan Mitchell doesn't work out, whether Isaiah Hartenstein could make a case to supplant Mitchell Robinson during the season, when a Mitchell trade might go down, and lastly Alex answers a question about favorite pro wrestlers.
41 min
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Should the Knicks value Quentin Grimes or Obi T...
Alex and Gavin break down some of the most recent rumors on the Donovan Mitchell trade front, including Quentin Grimes' status as an apparent sticking point in negotiations between the Knicks and Jazz, and a note that Obi Toppin might actually be the more available of the two (...but should he be?). Then, the guys also get into the NBA's tampering investigation regarding the Knicks' signing of Jalen Brunson, and why harsh enforcement could set a dangerous precedent in the NBA.
34 min
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The Origin Story Of The New York Knicks' Quenti...
Gavin Schall is joined by KC Sports Network Podcast Host Scott Chasen to relive the highlights of the fantastic feature he wrote on Grimes back in 2019 (https://247sports.com/college/kansas/LongFormArticle/Feature-Quentin-Grimes-emerging-for-KU-basketball-as-Bill-Self-saw-129697270/) and enlighten Knicks nation on how he became the stud he is today.
31 min
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NBA veteran Antonio Daniels weighs in on the Do...
Alex and Gavin are joined by 13-year NBA veteran Antonio Daniels to get into the Donovan Mitchell trade rumors. What and who should the Knicks be prepared to give up for Mitchell? What player does Mitchell most remind Antonio of? Could a Jalen Brunson / Donovan Mitchell / RJ Barrett / Julius Randle core actually work? And much more!
28 min
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Could The New York Knicks Trade Julius Randle t...
No matter what happens with Donovan Mitchell it's become readily apparent the New York Knicks need to trade Julius Randle. Could the Charlotte Hornets be the perfect outlet?
42 min
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How Far Away Are The New York Knicks From NBA T...
The New York Knicks have not been title contenders this millennium. Could the addition of Donovan Mitchell and pathways to a second star change that?
37 min
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Can Cam Reddish, Obi Toppin And Immanuel Quickl...
Alex Wolfe and Gavin Schall are joined by Benjy Ritholtz of Knicks Film School and The Strickland fame to discuss the upside and downside of each of the Knicks' young guns.
32 min
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Who Is The Most Important Member Of The Young C...
There's always a painful price to be paid for acquiring a star and for the Knicks it will likely come in the form of giving up at least one of Obi Toppin, Immanuel Quickley, and Quentin Grimes. Who should the Knicks prioritize in keeping?
40 min
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Who could be the Knicks' next target if they're...
Alex is rejoined by former Locked On Knicks host James Marceda to continue going through your July mailbag questions. Who might the Knicks target next if they acquire Donovan Mitchell? What's the best food between tacos, burritos, burgers, and hot dogs? How closely should the Knicks guard their 2023 first round picks in trade negotiations? And much more!
32 min
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Are the Knicks treated fairly by the media, and...
Alex is joined by former Locked On Knicks host James Marceda to get into your July mailbag questions! Are the Knicks unfairly judged by the media? Were they in the wrong for restricting the Jalen Brunson event to just fans? Does adding Donovan Mitchell to the Knicks increase or decrease confidence in Thibs next year? And how does James feel about Gavin's controversial decision to put garlic powder in his pasta water?
38 min
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How Does Donovan Mitchell Fit With The New York...
Gavin Schall is joined by Basketball News Writer Ethan Fuller to get the lay down on Donovan Mitchell's potential fit with the Knicks.
38 min
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How Much Will Donovan Mitchell Cost The New Yor...
Alex Wolfe and Gavin Schall barge into a Locked On Jazz recording to play out the Donovan Mitchell negotiations with The Voice Of The Utah Jazz David Locke and figure out what the final deal might look like.
37 min
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Three lessons learned from the New York Knicks'...
Alex goes solo to break down three lessons learned from the Knicks' 2022 NBA Summer League, including why Quentin Grimes could be more than we thought, why Jericho Sims could almost be TOO much of a good thing, and why the Westchester Knicks seem like they should be a pretty good time this year.
26 min
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Could the New York Knicks' trade package for Do...
Alex goes solo to talk about the Donovan Mitchell saga, in particular some new reporting from SNY's Ian Begley that shines a light on what the Knicks might have previously offered the Jazz. Could the eventual Mitchell package be a lot less than what's being speculated? And has Leon Rose proven to this point that he's not willing to cave to large trade demands? Finally, to close, Alex reviews the Knicks' latest Summer League victory over the Magic, featuring a breakout performance from Deuce McBride.
28 min
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The Case For The New York Knicks Going All In O...
avin Schall is joined by No Ceilings' Albert Ghim (@albertoghim) to discuss the case for a Donovan Mitchell trade and his thoughts on seeing all the young Knicks after watching them in person at NBA Summer League.
41 min
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RUMOR: Are The New York Knicks Heavy Favorites ...
Reports are flying around the NBA world that the Utah Jazz are officially open to a Donovan Mitchell trade and that the New York Knicks might just be the favorites. Do the Knicks have all the leverage here?
34 min
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Is RJ Barrett A Top 50 Most Valuable Player In ...
Bill Simmons dropped his trade value rankings and he had RJ Barrett at 53, should he really be behind the likes of Tyler Herro and Marcus Smart? Gavin Schall goes solo to dive into that and Quentin Grimes continued Summer League dominance.
30 min
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Knicks annihilate the Bulls in Summer League; I...
Alex goes solo to break down the New York Knicks' 101-69 romp over the Chicago Bulls at Summer League. Is Quentin Grimes already too good for this level of play? Has Jericho Sims proved all he needs to? Is Deuce McBride challenging himself enough? What does Trevor Keels have to do to get better? All that and more answered in this episode!
37 min
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The Knicks crush the Warriors in Summer League ...
Alex is joined by his friend-o Jon Schulman to break down the Knicks' first Summer League game, featuring Quentin Grimes in the starring role, a good-not-great showing from Deuce McBride, Jericho Sims doing Jericho Sims things, and... Feron Hunt of all people emerging as the folk hero!
33 min
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Trevor Keels intel from JJ Jackson of Locked On...
Alex goes solo and is joined by JJ Jackson of the Locked On Blue Devils podcast in the first segment to get the skinny on Trevor Keels' game before his Summer League debut. Then, Alex gives his goals and curiosities for Deuce McBride, Jean Montero, Quentin Grimes, and Jericho Sims heading into Summer League play.
35 min
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Just How Bright Is The New York Knicks Future? ...
Gavin Schall is joined by the former host of WFAN's The Bank Shot Podcast John Schmeelk to break down why the team's future is brighter than you think.
38 min
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Can Julius Randle Still Work On The New York Kn...
Following an eventful offseason and the acquisition of Jalen Brunson, the New York Knicks still have a Julius Randle problem. Can he fit in with the current roster or does he have to be dealt to maximize the young talent?
36 min
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MITCHELL ROBINSON IS BACK!!! + Donavan Mitchell...
Mitchell Robinson is officially coming back! Can he still get better?
36 min
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NBA vet Antonio Daniels on Jalen Brunson, Juliu...
Alex and Gavin are joined by longtime NBA veteran and current color commentator Antonio Daniels to talk about Jalen Brunson's fit with the Knicks, and what the locker room situation must be like with Julius Randle after a tough season in New York.
13 min
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JALEN BRUNSON IS A NEW YORK KNICK!!! Plus Thoug...
Jalen Brunson and Isaiah Hartenstein are Knicks!!! Alex Wolfe and Gavin Schall share their enthusiasm for both before getting into some Brooklyn Nets schadenfreude.
36 min
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Can Jalen Brunson Play With Immanuel Quickley F...
On paper Jalen Brunson and Immanuel Quickley make a whole lot of sense offensively, but will Tom Thibodeau trust them on the defensive end down the stretch of big games? Gavin Schall is joined by The Strickland's Ariel Pacheco to find out!
28 min
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Farewell to Alec Burks and Nerlens Noel as they...
Alex and Gavin react to the trade that sent Alec Burks and Nerlens Noel to Detroit, freeing enough cap space for the Knicks to make their run at Jalen Brunson in NBA free agency; react to Mitchell Robinson's rumored new contract; decide if Brunson taking meetings with the Mavericks and Heat is something to be worried about; and finally react to the Dejounte Murray trade from the Spurs to the Hawks and talk about whether the Knicks should have met the price that Atlanta gave up for Murray.
36 min
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How will Jalen Brunson fit with the Knicks' cor...
Alex is joined by Lauren Gunn (@TheLaurenGunn on Twitter) of the Gunn Shot podcast to break down Jalen Brunson's reportedly imminent signing with the Knicks in NBA free agency, including whether the reported $100 million-plus contract is worth it, how he'll fit with RJ Barrett, Julius Randle, and his new Knick teammates, whether he's actually an ideal fit for Tom Thibodeau, and, finally, how the Dallas Mavericks can hope to regroup and recover from losing their second-best player.
39 min
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Is Collin Sexton The New York Knicks Backup Pla...
Is Collin Sexton New York bound? Where do the Knicks assets actually rank amongst the league's best? Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe are joined by Locked On Cavs Hosts Chris Manning and Evan Damarell to get into all that and much more!
41 min
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Is Jalen Brunson New York Knicks Bound? | Knick...
The latest reports around the NBA world indicate the New York Knicks have a fantastic shot at signing Jalen Brunson following a breakout playoff performance for the young guard. Is he worth it? Alex Wolfe and Gavin Schall debate.
33 min
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Final Reflections On The Draft, What Ifs And Wh...
Where did the New York Knicks go so wrong on draft night?
27 min
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A Failed Draft: The New York Knicks Pass Up On ...
The Knicks passed up on a number of premier talents, maneuvered around and ended up with three future first-round picks with varying degrees of protections. Was it all worth it? Gavin Schall goes solo to tell you why it wasn't.
22 min
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Could Jaden Hardy slide towards the second roun...
Alex and Gavin are rejoined by Ricky O'Donnell of SB Nation to get into Jaden Hardy, Ochai Agbaji, a player that Ricky thinks could have All-Star potential in the second round, a breakdown of centers that could be available around the Knicks' 42nd pick, and an early preview of the 2023 draft class.
22 min
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Is Jaden Ivey worth the cost of a big trade-up ...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Ricky O'Donnell of SB Nation to talk about Jaden Ivey, and whether he'd be worth the potentially large trade package the Knicks would have to give up to acquire the fourth pick from the Kings in the NBA Draft. Then the guys talk about more players on Ricky's final big board, including Jalen Duren, Patrick Baldwin, and Dalen Terry.
37 min
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RUMOR: Are The New York Knicks The Favorite For...
avin Schall is joined by Locked On Nets Co-Host Adam Armbrecht to discuss if Kyrie Irving's talent is worth the trouble, what the Knicks would need to give up to facilitate a potential trade, the state of both franchises and much more!
35 min
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Could Ousmane Dieng or Jalen Williams give the ...
Alex is joined again by Prez of The Strickland top go over The Strickland's final 2022 draft big board, including high ranks for AJ Griffin and Johnny Davis, Ousmane Dieng and Jalen Williams as potential star bets for the Knicks, and second round targets including a trio of centers: Ismael Kamagate, Christian Koloko, and Kai Sotto.
48 min
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Could Jalen Duren Be The Steal Of The Draft For...
Could Jalen Duren be the next great defensive center in the NBA? Gavin Schall is joined by Mark Schindler of Basketball News to break it all down!
31 min
45
Is the Knicks' pursuit of Jaden Ivey and the 4t...
Alex is joined by Prez (@_prezidente on Twitter) of The Strickland to have a large-scale discussion about the role of misdirection and smokescreens by teams during draft season, including whether the Knicks' reported interest in the No. 4 pick in the draft and Jaden Ivey is for real, or all a ruse.
40 min
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Should The New York Knicks Want Malcolm Brogdon...
New York Knicks fans generally have not expressed a ton of enthusiasm for the team making a play for Malcolm Brogdon. But could the savvy physical vet be the perfect complement for Immanuel Quickley?
24 min
47
Reminiscing on RJ Barrett and Cam Reddish's 202...
Alex is rejoined by JJ Jackson of Locked On Blue Devils for a bonus episode! Talking RJ Barrett and Cam Reddish, the seasons the former Duke players had in New York, and the expectations for the future.
14 min
48
Getting the scoop on AJ Griffin and Mark Willia...
Alex is joined by JJ Jackson of the Locked On Blue Devils podcast to get into AJ Griffin's medicals, role, and more at Duke. Then a discussion about Coach K's legacy at Duke and the tall task ahead of Jon Scheyer filling his shoes, why JJ thinks Mark Williams will make a great pro in the modern NBA, and whether Paolo Banchero is the type of guy that you make the big trade for at the top of the draft (if the Knicks should choose to try that route).
39 min
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Ultimate NBA Mock Draft 2022: Picks 1-6 With Ra...
41 min
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Are AJ Griffin and Johnny Davis perfect fits fo...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Corey Tulaba of No Ceilings and the Draftdaq podcast to get into some week-before-the-draft talk, including why Corey thinks AJ Griffin or Johnny Davis could be perfect fits for the Knicks, players he's gotten higher and lower on throughout the draft process, superlatives for various players in the draft, and some second round sleepers for the Knicks to consider at pick 42.
48 min
51
Could Malaki Branham Be The Missing Piece For T...
? Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe are joined by Jay Stephens the host of the Locked On Buckeyes podcast to discuss Malaki Branham's potential as a potential New York Knick.
37 min
52
Can Johnny Davis give the New York Knicks a sol...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Ryan Harings, host of the Locked On Badgers podcast, to get into Johnny Davis' case as a potential 11th pick for the Knicks in the draft. Were his efficiency concerns overblown given his outsized offensive role and injury to end the season? How much would he benefit from a lesser role in the NBA? Could he be a defensive menace in New York? All those questions are answered and more!
36 min
53
Who's The Next New York Knick To Be An All-Star?
Does it make sense for the New York Knicks to trade back in the 2022 Draft if they can acquire multiple first-round picks? Is RJ Barrett or Julius Randle the next Knick to be an all-star?
33 min
54
Would prime Derrick Rose, Baron Davis, Stephon ...
Alex and Gavin continue with your June mailbag questions, including which of four former past-their-prime Knicks point guards would be most fun on the current Knicks in their prime, an intriguing three-way deal between the Knicks, Kings, and Pacers that moves the Knicks up to the No. 4 pick in the NBA Draft, what veterans are most likely to be moved, and what international prospects people should be looking out for in the draft.
37 min
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Is Malcolm Brogdon Worth A First Round Pick For...
Would you trade a first-round pick for Malcolm Brogdon or Colin Sexton? Alex Wolfe and Gavin Schall are back to answer all of your questions in part two of this mailbag!
35 min
56
Are The Knicks All In On Dyson Daniels? And Doe...
How interested are the Knicks in Dyson Daniels after he worked out for the team? We answer that and much more in this mailbag edition of the Locked On Knicks podcast.
34 min
57
Could AJ Griffin dropping in the NBA Draft prov...
Gavin is rejoined by Jake Rosen (@jakeinthepaint on Twitter) to talk more prospects in the 2022 NBA Draft, including Malaki Branham, AJ Griffin, Jalen Duren, and more. Then, the guys finish the show with some Knicks talk, because Jake is a lifelong Knicks fan!
33 min
58
Has the Shaedon Sharpe hype train gone off the ...
Gavin is joined by Jake Rosen (@jakeinthepaint on Twitter) of Cerebro Sports and the Tag the Roll podcast to get into the case for trading up for Jaden Ivey if the Knicks think he's the real deal (regardless of future draft classes), why Shaedon Sharpe's hype train might be getting a little out of control, and the case for Johnny Davis as a good high-ceiling bet in the Knicks' range.
30 min
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Power ranking the teams the Knicks are most lik...
Alex and Gavin get into two bits of news about the Knicks: first, the hiring of longtime Leon Rose and Tom Thibodeau friend Rick Brunson, and what it means for their pursuit of Jalen Brunson in free agency, and secondly, a power ranking of teams ahead in the draft and their likelihood to be trade partners with the Knicks, following rumors that the Knicks might be interested in trading up for Jaden Ivey.
37 min
60
Could RJ Barrett And Immanuel Quickley Lead The...
Gavin and Alex break down the elements of a champion and just how close the Knicks are to hitting each one before throwing it over to Peter Bukowski host of the Locked On Sports Today show for his interview with Robert Horry previewing the NBA Finals.
38 min
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Will the Knicks go center in the NBA Draft and ...
Alex is joined by Rafael Barlowe of the NBA Big Board Podcast and Big Board newsletter to break down the case for Duke's Mark Williams and Memphis' Jalen Duren as potential picks for the Knicks at 11 in the NBA Draft, after Rafael mocked Williams to the Knicks in his most recent mock draft. The guys also debate the merits of taking a center that high in the draft, if a more "modern" big in Tari Eason could be a better pick, and some options for the Knicks at pick 42 to address their big man situation, including Christian Koloko and Ismael Kamagate.
46 min
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What Can The New York Knicks Learn From The War...
What does it really take to win a championship?
32 min
63
Jaden Ivey vs. Shaedon Sharpe And The Case For ...
Draft expert PD Web drops by to share who he thinks is the better prospect for the Knicks between Shaedon Sharpe and Jaden Ivy before explaining why Victor Webanyama might be the best prospect since Lew Alcindor.
43 min
64
Can The New York Knicks Find A Star Creator In ...
Can the New York Knicks find their long needed advantage creator in this draft?
34 min
65
Would the Blazers trade pick 7 in the NBA Draft...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Mike Richman of the Locked On Blazers podcast to get a debrief on the Blazers' situation right now. Is Damian Lillard committed to the team long-term? Would the Blazers entertain trading the seventh pick in the draft for Julius Randle? Are Jusuf Nurkic and Anfernee Simons both going to get big paydays? All that and more!
48 min
66
Is Mitchell Robinson Still The Center Of The Fu...
Mitchell Robinson is an enigma. That leaves the New York Knicks with a very tough question. Is he worth paying?
35 min
67
Will Obi Toppin's Hot Finish Force Julius Randl...
Is Julius Randle or Obi Toppin the Knicks power forward of the future?
31 min
68
NBA Draft Combine updates with Marc Berman of t...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Marc Berman of the New York Post to get into NBA Draft Combine rumblings, from whether the Knicks will trade their pick, to interviews with Dyson Daniels and Bennedict Mathurin, to whether Obi Toppin has overtaken Julius Randle in the eyes of the front office, and finally what Mitchell Robinson's future with the Knicks looks like.
32 min
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LIVE reaction after the New York Knicks hold at...
Alex and Gavin react to the Knicks holding steady at pick 11 (as predicted), including how what the Knicks do with this pick could give a look into the mind of Leon Rose and the Knicks' front office heading into a pivotal offseason in New York. Then, the guys attempt to break down the top 10 picks and determine who could end up available in the Knicks' range.
54 min
70
Who Would The New York Knicks Take With The Num...
Who would the Knicks take with the number one pick? Is there a case for Shaedon Sharpe having the highest ceiling of anyone in the draft?
32 min
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Will Dyson Daniels fall to the Knicks at pick 1...
Alex and Gavin go over the results of the Locked On NBA Mock Draft 1.0, including whether the Indiana Pacers could present a real-life opportunity for the Knicks to trade up, and how they feel about nabbing Dyson Daniels out of the G League Ignite with pick 11. Then, the entire results of the Locked On NBA Mock Draft 1.0 to close the show!
40 min
72
Are Cam Reddish, Julius Randle and Mitchell Rob...
Cam Reddish has had scintillating flashes of athleticism, driving, and pull-up shooting, but is he a long-term piece for the New York Knicks team already loaded with wings?
33 min
73
A plethora of Knicks what-ifs, including Immanu...
Alex and Gavin finish off your mailbag questions for May, including what circumstances it would take for the Knicks to trade Immanuel Quickley, how the Knicks' timeline could have changed if they had signed Jimmy Butler in 2019, whether a Russell Westbrook for Julius Randle swap makes sense, and much more!
34 min
74
Should The New York Knicks Trade Up For Jaden I...
The New York Knicks have by and large drafted exceptionally well the last couple of years, but they have yet to find a superstar who could change the trajectory of their franchise, could trading up to draft Jaden Ivey or Shaedon Sharpe be the answer?
45 min
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May Mailbag Pt. 3: Dyson Daniels, Jeremy Sochan...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Albert Ghim and Corey Tulaba of No Ceilings and the Draftdaq podcast to get into five prospects mentioned in one mailbag question: Dyson Daniels, Jeremy Sochan, Tari Eason, Shaedon Sharpe, and Malaki Branham. Then, the guys rank which of the prospects they think would fit best on the Knicks in order.
42 min
76
Will Zach LaVine Be A New York Knick? With Haiz...
Zach LaVine has emerged as one of the most electric scorers on planet earth, but can he be more than that?
24 min
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May Mailbag Pt. 2: How untouchable are RJ Barre...
Alex and Gavin continue going through your May mailbag questions, including how they value the Knicks' young core in a potential star trade, one non-Knick they feel certain will be a Knick by the start of next season, their dream coach if not Tom Thibodeau, and more!
32 min
78
Should The New York Knicks Trade For Malcolm Br...
Everyone's talking about Jalen Brunson, but could Malcolm Brogdon actually be the point guard the Knicks need?
35 min
79
Locked On Knicks Film School: Can the Knicks an...
Alex is rejoined by Jonathan Macri of Knicks Film School (@jcmacrinba on Twitter) to discuss Julius Randle and whether he can reclaim his glory of 2020-21 again, or if the ship has officially sailed for Randle's time with the Knicks. Plus, the guys discuss how the Knicks can crunch their roster to find playing time for all of their young players. Make sure to check out part 1 of this episode on the Knicks Film School feed!
29 min
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Locked On Knicks Film School: When is the Knick...
After a first part on the Knicks Film School podcast, Alex is joined by Jonathan Macri (@jcmacrinba on Twitter) to discuss whether the Knicks are in their best possible position to make a star trade this offseason (whether it's the right move or not) or if waiting until next offseason would be a better move. Make sure to check out part 1 on the Knicks Film School feed!
44 min
81
May Mailbag: Are The New York Knicks Immanuel Q...
Who's the perfect backcourt mate for the New York Knicks' Immanuel Quickley? Why IQ and Quentin Grimes could create *some* of the scintillating dynamic of the greatest backcourt of all time over in the Bay.
31 min
82
Offseason Wings Primer Pt. 1: Can RJ Barrett pr...
Alex and Gavin continue their offseason previews by breaking down the wings already on the Knicks' roster. Can RJ Barrett take the next step to becoming a true young star? Will Quentin Grimes and Cam Reddish be given the opportunities they need to get better? Does one of Evan Fournier or Alec Burks need to be traded to make room?
42 min
83
Could Malaki Branham Be A Star For The New York...
After a freshman season defined by nearly flawless efficiency could Ohio State's Malaki Branham be the 2022 Draft Cycle's sleeping giant and a future star on the New York Knicks?
35 min
84
Could Shaedon Sharpe Be A New York Knick? And m...
Without a single game played since high school, Shaedon Sharpe is one of the great unknowns in recent NBA Draft history, but could he be one of the safer prospects despite it?
29 min
85
How can Tom Thibodeau's 2022-23 season be a suc...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Jayson Buford (@jaysonbuford) of SB Nation to discuss Tom Thibodeau, who figures to be coaching the Knicks again next year. What does Thibs always do well? What needs improvement, and will he? Should the Knicks hire some more established assistants to replace Mike Woodson and Kenny Payne? And what's Jayson's ideal offseason?
43 min
86
Will The New York Knicks Go All In On Donavan M...
The New York Knicks have needed a star point guard for about well...50 years at this point. Could they finally trade for one this offseason with options such as Donavan Mitchell, Shai-Gilgeous Alexander, and Dejounte Murray potentially on the table?
34 min
87
Is Jalen Brunson New York Knicks Bound? And Is ...
After ripping apart the Utah Jazz with back to back electric performances could Jalen Brunson be the star the New York Knicks are looking for? What are the chances he wants to be a Knick? If Brunson decides to stay in Dallas is Collin Sexton worth pursuing for the New York Knicks?
37 min
88
Offseason PG Primer Pt. 2: Could Dyson Daniels ...
Alex is joined by Nathan Grubel of No Ceilings and Draft Deeper to get into guard options that could be available to the Knicks in the NBA Draft, including why TyTy Washington might overlap too much with Immanuel Quickley, why Dyson Daniels could maybe be the most perfect player in the draft for the Knicks, scouting Kennedy Chandler and Ochai Agbaji, and a sleeper that Nathan likes for New York.
41 min
89
Offseason Point Guard Primer Pt. 1: Should Imma...
Alex and Gavin begin previewing the offseason, starting with the Knicks' most beleaguered position for decades: point guard. In this first part, the guys take a look at the options on the roster. Should Immanuel Quickley be the starter? How much does Derrick Rose still have in the tank? Is Deuce McBride ready for a bigger role? And more!
39 min
90
What's Quentin Grimes Ceiling? Is Mitchell Robi...
We know that Quentin Grimes is an electric shooter and stout defender, but is there more there? Mitchell Robinson's highs are insanely high but he also has some defined weaknesses, could Jericho Sims' more well-rounded game make him a better long-term option?
33 min
91
Can The New York Knicks Obi Toppin Be A Star Ro...
Obi Toppin finished the season looking like a superstar, but how much of that was real? Where is Obi elite and where can he still get better?
38 min
92
Is RJ Barrett or Immanuel Quickley the New York...
You may have noticed that RJ Barret, Immanuel Quickley and every other New York Knick were left off both ESPN's and The Athletic's best prospects under 25 lists. That didn't sit right with us so we decided to make our own and are joined by one of the great basketball minds on Knicks Twitter The Strickland's Dallas Amico to debate if RJ Barrett or Immanuel Quickley is the Knicks' best prospect of the future.
41 min
93
Building the ideal Knicks offseason: Deandre Ay...
Alex and Gavin are rejoined by Shwinnypooh (@shwinnypooh on Twitter) of The Strickland to finish talking about big questions for the 2022-23 offseason, featuring their offseason plans. Deandre Ayton, Malcolm Brogdon, and a leaning into the Knicks' own youth movement come up, and more!
34 min
94
What impact could Immanuel Quickley and Obi Top...
Alex and Gavin are rejoined by Shwinnypooh (@shwinnypooh on Twitter) to get into the stats and arguments for the impact that Immanuel Quickley and Obi Toppin could have if they were inserted into the Knicks' starting lineup in the 2022-23 season.
27 min
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Can Tom Thibodeau still be a success with the K...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Shwinnypooh (@shwinnypooh on Twitter) of The Strickland to get into a 3-part episode featuring big questions for the Knicks heading into the 2022-23 offseason. First: Is there any way that Tom Thibodeau can still turn things around and be a success with the Knicks after a tumultuous season?
40 min
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Obi Toppin and Immanuel Quickley both explode f...
Alex and Gavin recap the Knicks' final game of the season, one that saw the Knicks beat the Raptors in grand fashion behind three career-highs for Obi Toppin and Immanuel Quickley. The guys also discuss the missed opportunity this season — both to win and develop — by making those two and others fear losing their playing time all season.
39 min
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April Mailbag Pt. 2: Is Donovan Mitchell sneaki...
Alex and Gavin are back to answer your mailbag questions for this month, including if Donovan Mitchell could secretly be a risky trade target for the Knicks, what Derrick Rose's future is with the team, whether New York could find themselves in play for two big free agents this offseason (and how they could get the cap space to do so), and much more!
32 min
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Obi Toppin Is The New York Knicks PF Of The Fut...
Obi Toppin has proven over the last few weeks that he's the New York Knicks power forward of the future. Gavin Schall (@LockedOnKnicks) breaks down how Obi's improved skill level has allowed him to leverage his athleticism to the fullest and contributed to another standout performance vs. the Brooklyn Nets.
30 min
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April Mailbag Pt. 1: Ranking Julius Randle trad...
Alex and Gavin begin tackling your mailbag questions for this month, including ranking Julius Randle trade options for the Knicks by likelihood and desirability, whether RJ Barrett and Obi Toppin have been subtly calling out Julius Randle with recent comments, if the Knicks should bring back the orange jerseys, and more!
39 min
100
Can The New York Knicks Trade Julius Randle For...
Who's the best player the Knicks could trade Julius Randle for? Gavin Schall (@LockedOnKnicks) and Alex Wolfe (@thealexwolfe) are joined by CP The Fanchise (@CPTheFanchise) of KnicksFanTV to run through of series of mock trades.
37 min