Locked On Knicks - Daily Podcast On T...

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.

Sports
Basketball
1
Goodbye, Frank Ntilikina
Alex and Gavin are joined by Larry The Athlete (@LarryTheAthlete on Twitter), host of the Larry Knows Sports podcast and huge Frank Ntilikina fan, to discuss the interesting thoughts that come up now that Frank has signed with the Mavericks. Did the Knicks fail him in his development? Was he treated too harshly by some fans? What will his future look like? And much more in this extended farewell to one of the more polarizing players in recent Knick history.
66 min
2
Player Preview: Was Alec Burks Over Reggie Bull...
Gavin and Alex continue their player preview series with Alec Burks. They discuss whether the Knicks made the right decision in retaining him over Reggie Bullock and much more.
41 min
3
Previewing the Knicks' season with Chris Herring
Alex and Gavin are rejoined by Chris Herring of Sports Illustrated and the Open Floor podcast to talk about the Knicks' offseason, potential regression in 2021-22, and the similarities between this year's team and the fabled 2012-13 team that Chris covered for the Wall Street Journal.
32 min
4
Chris Herring on the process behind his book "B...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Chris Herring of Sports Illustrated, author of "Blood on the Hardwood: The Flagrant History of the 1990s New York Knicks," releasing this January. The guys talk about Chris' writing process, how COVID-19 affected the process, how collecting interviews went, and much more.
54 min
5
Locked On Magic Host Philip Rossman-Reich On Ev...
Gavin and Alex are joined by Locked On Magic Host Philip Rossman-Reich to dive deep on Evan Fournier, what Dwayne Bacon brings to the table and why Magic fans have some reason for optimism.
49 min
6
Locked On Giants Crossover: Make Or Break Year ...
Gavin is joined by Locked On Giants Host Patricia Traina to break down what to expect from the Giants this year including the massive stakes for Daniel Jones and David Gettleman.
34 min
7
Locked On Jets crossover: Are the Jets primed f...
Alex is joined by John Butchko of Locked On Jets and Gang Green Nation to talk some Jets football prior to the start of the 2021 season. In addition, the guys talk about the similarities between where the Jets find themselves now and where the Knicks found themselves just a couple short years ago prior to their rise back to relevancy this season.
56 min
8
Season Previews: Can Kevin Knox get back in the...
Alex and Gavin preview the season ahead for Kevin Knox and Jericho Sims, mostly wondering if either of the guys have what it takes to crack a stacked Knicks lineup. And in the case of Knox, even if he shows something, is there room for him?
39 min
9
Mailbag Part 4: Projecting The Rotation
Alex and Gavin give their full thoughts on how the Knicks will split up their minutes this year.
38 min
10
A chat with legendary Knicks PA announcer Mike ...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Mike ​​Walczewski, the Knicks' PA announcer since 1989, to discuss his favorite calls, favorite player introductions, fun stories from his time at Madison Square Garden, how he entered the profession, his inclusion in this year's NBA 2K game, and so much more!
41 min
11
Mailbag Part 3: Will RJ Barrett or Mitchell Rob...
Alex and Gavin get into the third grouping of your questions, including which young Knick will take the biggest leap next year, whether Immanuel Quickley will be able to develop behind Kemba Walker and Derrick Rose, whether Dante Exum could be on the Knicks' radar, and what their favorite athletes are in other sports.
36 min
12
Mailbag Part Two: Mitchell Robinson's Future
Gavin and Alex break down Mitchell Robinson's future, the possibility of a Myles Turner trade and much more!
40 min
13
The Return Of The Mailbag: Julius Randle Or Car...
Alex and Gavin bring back the mailbag! They touch on Frank Ntilikina's next destination before answering who they'd rather have on an all-time Knicks team Carmelo Anthony or Julius Randle?
31 min
14
Three stretches that might define the Knicks' 2...
Alex and Gavin discuss the Knicks' recently dropped schedule, including three stretches that could define how their 2021-22 campaign goes. Then, the guys talk about a recent NY Post report about a potential Mitchell Robinson extension, and end off talking about the Knicks' over/under for the 2021-22 season as well as some of their favorite Knicks and non-Knicks futures bets.
55 min
15
Just How Good Of A Shooter Is Quinten Grimes An...
Alex and Gavin are joined one last time by The Strickland's Benjy Ritholtz to play real or mirage, this time covering Quinten Grimes shooting and just how good Jericho Sims can be.
39 min
16
Is Immanuel Quickley's Playmaking For Real? Wil...
Gavin and Alex are once again joined by The Strickland's Benjy Ritholtz to discuss Miles McBride's role on next year's team and whether Immanuel Quickley's improved passing will translate to the NBA,
44 min
17
Summer League Revelations: Real Or Mirage? With...
Alex and Gavin are joined by The Strickland's Benjy Ritholtz to evaluate whether three trends were real or a mirage.
42 min
18
Summer League comes to a close and Kemba and Fo...
Alex and Gavin discuss the final game of the Knicks' Summer League campaign, an impressive showing by rookies Quentin Grimes and Miles "Deuce" McBride against the Hawks. Then, the guys talk about the press conference introducing Kemba Walker and Evan Fournier as Knicks, and how the Knicks are building valuable culture.
45 min
19
Quinten Grimes and Miles McBride Rain Fire On T...
Gavin and Alex talk Quinten Grimes breakout game, continued excellence from Miles McBride and whether Obi Toppin as a wing is plausible.
42 min
20
Summer League Game 4 Recap: Grimes' time to shi...
Alex is joined by Ariel Pacheco (@APachecoNBA on Twitter) to break down the Knicks' fourth Summer League game, including fantastic play from Quentin Grimes, a cold night for Immanuel Quickley and Deuce McBride, a proper sendoff for Rokas Jokubaitis, and the... not so great play of a couple of Summer Knicks hangers-on.
50 min
21
Summer League Game 3 Recap: Deuce takes over, w...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Jack Huntley (@trippingbballs on Twitter) to get into the Knicks' third Summer League game, as well as some bigger picture analysis of the Knicks' summer players, including the brilliance of Miles "Deuce" McBride, Immanuel Quickley's growth as a point guard, why Quentin Grimes' summer struggles aren't a cause for concern, and more!
60 min
22
Summer League Game 2 Recap: The Immanuel Quickl...
Alex and Gavin recap the Knicks' win in their surprise second game of Summer League against the Pacers, including a star-like performance from Immanuel Quickley, continued high-level play from Obi Toppin, Jericho Sims' surprising NBA readiness, and the debut of Rokas Jokubaitis.
48 min
23
Summer League Game One: Obi Toppin Shines, Imma...
Alex and Gavin go deep on the Summer Knicks 2021 Vegas debut including the ups and downs of Point Immanuel Quickley, Obi Toppin being who he's supposed to be and Jericho Sims showcasing his athleticism and surprising polish.
48 min
24
How the Knicks' draft makes sense within the en...
Alex and Gavin are joined by PD Web (@abovethebreak3 on Twitter) to dive into the Knicks' offseason, particularly the draft as it relates to the moves that they've made after for Kemba Walker and others, along with detailed scouting reports of all four Knicks draft picks prior to their debuts in Summer League.
53 min
25
Julius Randle Extension And What It Means
Alex and Gavin share their excitement at Julius Randle extending below market value before getting into what it all means!
34 min
26
EMERGENCY POD: KEMBA WALKER IS A KNICK
Alex and Gavin are joined by John Karalis of Locked On Celtics to talk about the newest Knick (!!!) Kemba Walker — how he looks at this point of his career, how he fit with Evan Fournier in Boston, how he'll help RJ Barrett, whether he can play off of Julius Randle, and so much more!
35 min
27
A Deeper Dive On Free Agency With Dime's Jackso...
Gavin and Alex are joined by NBA Writer Jackson Frank to go in-depth on each of the Knicks free agent signings including if Evan Fournier solves their creation problems.
54 min
28
Knicks free agency roundup: Evan Fournier is a ...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' first day of free agency, including what the direction of the team is now, whether they did enough with their cap space, how they feel about new Knick Evan Fournier, how they feel about the contracts handed out to the retained Knicks, and more!
41 min
29
Free Agency Day rumor roundup: Fournier, Lonzo,...
Alex and Gavin get into all of the latest free agency rumors surrounding the Knicks prior to the 6pm start to NBA free agency, including the latest on Kyle Lowry, Lonzo Ball, Evan Fournier, Chris Paul, Spencer Dinwiddie, Carmelo Anthony, Derrick Rose, Frank Ntilikina, Mitchell Robinson, Dennis Schroder, and much more!
58 min
30
A Deeper Dive On The Draft With Stacy Patton
Gavin Schall is joined by The Strickland's Stacy Patton to dive deep on whether the Knicks multiple trade backs were a sign of savvy or lack of preparation before diving deep on each pick.
55 min
31
NBA Draft Rapid Reaction: Quentin Grimes, Miles...
Gavin goes solo to share his frustrations with how the Knicks mismanaged the first round before ultimately salvaging their night to some extent in the second.
27 min
32
Kai Jones, Mann, Ziaire, the Baylor duo, and sl...
Alex and Gavin are rejoined by Alex, AKA @KnicksDraft on Twitter, to get into the rest of their last-minute prospect prep. On today's edition, the guys tackle Kai Jones, Tre Mann, Ziaire Williams, the Baylor duo of Jared Butler and Davion Mitchell, and Alex's favorite sleepers in the second round for the Knicks with picks 32 and 58.
32 min
33
Murphy III, Duarte, Moody, and two Johnsons: La...
Alex and Gavin are joined by another Alex, who you might know as @KnicksDraft on Twitter, to get into some of the prospects they haven't talked about a ton this draft cycle in preparation for the draft: Trey Murphy III, Chris Duarte, Jalen Johnson, Moses Moody, and Keon Johnson. Plus, how high can the Knicks trade in this draft?
34 min
34
Breaking down our Ultimate Mock Draft: How Josh...
Alex and Gavin discuss their moves in the Locked On NBA Ultimate Mock Draft, which saw a trade up to pick 16 to snag Josh Giddey and picking Tre Mann at 21. The guys also get into some of their favorite candidates for pick 32.
45 min
35
Can Mitchell Robinson Be A Difference Maker On ...
Gavin is joined by the host of the Bank Shot Podcast John Schmeelk to discuss the abbreviated but tantalizing season that was for Mitchell Robinson. Would he have made a difference in the Hawks series? What needs to happen for him to make a leap offensively? All that and so much more!
43 min
36
Reviewing Immanuel Quickley And Draft Musings W...
Gavin is joined by Pod Strickland Co-Host and Draft Guru Prezidente to discuss Immanuel Quickley's rookie season, the skill he needs to master to make a leap and the players he most wants on the Knicks in this year's draft.
51 min
37
The Case For Sharife Cooper And Gerald Bourgeut...
Gavin starts solo to make the case that Sharife Cooper is the Knick's target in a much-rumored draft trade-up and then is joined by Fansided's Gerald Bourgeut to get a first-hand account of what it's been like covering the NBA Finals.
37 min
38
Green Room Part Two: Are We Willing To Bid Obi ...
Gavin and Alex are joined by all of you to discuss Collin Sexton's defensive shortcomings, whether trading Obi Toppin would hurt team chemistry and much more!
38 min
39
Green Room Part One: Is It Worth Betting On Col...
Alex and Gavin are joined by all of you to break down every element of a potential Collin Sexton trade and some Knicks-centric thoughts on the Olympics.
52 min
40
RJ Barrett season review with CP of KnicksFanTV...
Alex is rejoined by CP of KnicksFanTV (@KnicksFanTV on Twitter) to get into the big picture as it pertains to RJ Barrett after his second season: Is he untouchable, or a trade piece for a star? Was his success this year sustainable? Is he already the undisputed third best player of the 2019 draft class? Will a real full time point guard help his development?
42 min
41
RJ Barrett season review with CP of KnicksFanTV...
Alex is joined by CP of KnicksFanTV (@KnicksFanTV on Twitter) to begin reviewing RJ Barrett's season, starting with some of the staggering statistics that Barrett was able to put together in his second season, including a huge shooting leap. Will it be sustainable going forward?
32 min
42
Collin Sexton to the Knicks? Talking trade pric...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Evan Dammarell of Locked On Cavs and Fear the Sword (@amnotevan on Twitter) to get into the Collin Sexton trade rumors, including the rumored price of Obi Toppin, Kevin Knox, and a first round pick, whether some of Sexton's leaps this year were legit, how Sexton would fit on the Knicks, and how Obi might fit on the Cavs.
65 min
43
Scouting Chris Duarte, Sharife Cooper, James Bo...
Alex is rejoined by SB Nation's Ricky O'Donnell (@SBN_Ricky on Twitter) to dive into scouting Sharife Cooper, Chris Duarte, James Bouknight, BJ Boston, Ziaire Williams, and more potential Knicks targets in the 2021 NBA Draft!
49 min
44
Should you be giddy about Josh Giddey? With SB ...
Alex is joined by Ricky O'Donnell of SB Nation (@SBN_Ricky on Twitter) to break down Josh Giddey's game, after Ricky put out a fantastic profile on him recently.
34 min
45
Green Room Part 3: Luca Vildoza, the forgotten man
Alex and Gavin are joined by all of you in the Spotify Green Room app to talk about Luca Vildoza and his candidacy for point guard minutes next year, whether Knicks fans overvalue the amount of ammo the team has to make upgrades, and Reggie Jackson as a target in free agency.
31 min
46
Green Room Part 2: Diversifying the offense, an...
Alex and Gavin are joined by all of you in the Spotify Green Room app to discuss the Knicks, including whether the team needs to deemphasize Julius Randle on offense next year (and whether that's more on Julius or Tom Thibodeau to do), and what their top five point guard targets would be for this offseason.
36 min
47
Green Room Part 1: Are the Knicks building an e...
Alex and Gavin are joined by all of you in the Spotify Green Room app to talk about a number of topics, including Obi Toppin and Immanuel Quickley's presence on the Team USA Select Team, whether the Knicks are building a good environment for home-growing stars, what a high enough price would be to move on from Julius Randle, and whether Frank Ntilikina is on his way out.
41 min
48
The Strides And Future Of Obi Toppin With Benjy...
Gavin is joined by The Stickland's resident film guru Benjy Ritholtz to break down Obi Toppin's rookie season including how he improved, where he still needs to get better and his future on the Knicks.
44 min
49
Finals Talk And Reviewing Reggie Bullock
Gavin goes solo to break down game one of the NBA Finals before giving his thoughts on Reggie Bullock's season and potential upgrades to be found on the wing in free agency and the draft.
31 min
50
Draft possibilities for every situation with Jo...
Alex and Gavin are rejoined by Knicks Film School's Jonathan Macri (@JCMacriNBA on Twitter) to get into possible draft targets for the Knicks for a variety of situations — drafting for fit, drafting the best player that slips, trading up for certain players, and more!
38 min
51
What can the Knicks learn from this year's play...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Jonathan Macri of Knicks Film School (@JCMacriNBA on Twitter) to talk about the teams remaining in this year's playoffs, and what team building lessons the Knicks can learn from teams like the Hawks and the Suns.
40 min
52
Green Room Part Three: Trading For Ben Simmons
Gavin and Alex are joined once again by all of you to discuss how far we could move up in the draft with only draft picks and a potential Ben Simmons trade.
31 min
53
Green Room Part Two: Do We Dare Trade Julius Ra...
Alex and Gavin are joined by all of you to discuss the hypothetical of trading Julius Randle to get into the top three of the draft and then get into the possibility of taking back John Wall or Kevin Love to accomplish the same thing.
49 min
54
How The Knicks Can Become The Suns With Brendon...
Gavin is joined by Locked On Suns Host Brendon Kleen to discuss the Suns incredible playoff run and how the Knicks can replicate their rebuild.
41 min
55
Green Room Part 1: Draft priorities
Alex and Gavin are joined by all of you in Spotify Green Room to talk about some of the Knicks' options in the draft, from Sharife Cooper's probably misreported height, to guys that can attack closeouts, to the potential of drafting a backup center.
29 min
56
Player Reviews: A Goodbye And What Could Have B...
Gavin and Alex are joined by Ariel Pacheco to discuss the season that was for Frank Ntilikina, his brilliance defensively, his inconsistency offensively and what's next.
53 min
57
Lottery team hate rankings
Prior to the NBA Draft Lottery (congrats, Pistons), Alex and Gavin got together to delve into the teams they would have most liked and least liked to win the lottery, including some absolutely fun hating on teams for no reason like opposing teams have done to the Knicks for years. Take a listen!
45 min
58
Green Room Part 3: Trading *back* in the 2021 D...
Alex and Gavin are joined by all of you to talk about the idea of trading *back* in the 2021 Draft to get a more established NBA player, along with getting into Philadelphia's struggles in the playoffs and what role Ben Simmons plays in it.
28 min
59
Green Room Part 2: Zion vs. Luka?
Alex and Gavin are joined by all of you in the Spotify Green Room app to get into the difference between Luka Doncic and Zion Williamson's frustrations with their teams right now, whether the Gen Z superstars should shape the Knicks' strategy going forward, if Lonzo Ball is being overrated, and if turmoil in Philadelphia could create an opening for the Knicks.
44 min
60
Green Room Part 1: What star could be coming to...
Alex and Gavin are joined by all of you in the Spotify Green Room app to get into Zion Williamson's frustrations with the Pelicans front office, what stars could reasonably become available to the Knicks in the near future, and whether the Knicks might bring Frank Ntilikina back (and whether he should even want to come back).
41 min
61
Player Reviews: Putting Elf On The Shelf
Gavin and Alex break down the season that was for Elfrid Payton, his rapid descent and how the Knicks can avoid building a roster that plays into Thibs worst tendencies as a coach.
26 min
62
Player Reviews: Kevin Knox's Strides And Stagna...
Alex and Gavin are back to review Kevin Knox's season if there are still reasons for hope and whether or not he has a spot in the Knicks rotation next season.
28 min
63
2020-21 Player Reviews: Jared Harper, Theo Pins...
Alex and Gavin begin their 2020-21 player reviews series, getting into the end of the bench guys: Jared Harper, Theo Pinson, and Norvel Pelle. How likely is Harper to come back? How useful is a bench hype guy like Pinson? Can Pelle find a role on the Knicks as a good defensive backup center?
39 min
64
Fan Friday Part Two: Draft Deep Dive
Alex and Gavin are joined by you guys to go deep on the NBA Draft including which players the Knicks will target in the NBA draft and the case for why the Knicks should use both their first round picks, but why they ultimately won't.
36 min
65
Fan Friday Part One: Trading For Brandon Ingram
Gavin and Alex on joined by you guys for another edition of Fan Friday chopping it up, talking some of their favorite prospects in the draft and potential star acquisitions including...Brandon Ingram?!?
42 min
66
What does Tom Thibodeau need to work on next se...
Alex and Gavin continue their discussion about the NBA's 2020-21 Coach of the Year, Tom Thibodeau, including how much credit he deserves for the individual successes of many Knicks this year, and what he should improve upon going into next season.
28 min
67
Tom Thibodeau wins NBA Coach of the Year
Alex and Gavin get into Tom Thibodeau's NBA Coach of the Year nomination, including some of the truly impressive stats the Knicks put up as a team, and what impressed them most about his season with the Knicks.
28 min
68
Fan Friday Part Three: Goodbye Frank And Do The...
Alex and Gavin are joined by you guys one final time to lament Frank Kntilikina's usage, imagine a world with LeBron James on the team and debate if the Knicks need to find a "Point God" this offseason.
48 min
69
Fan Friday Part Two: D'Angelo Russell Or Damian...
Gavin and Alex are back with more Fan Friday including if they'd be interested in going after D'Angelo Russell or Damian Lillard, whether the Knicks need to hire an assistant who has offensive input and more!
36 min
70
Fan Friday Part One: Searching For A Stretch Fi...
Alex and Gavin are joined by all of you! To discuss stretch five options for next season, lingering regrets over the 2020 draft class and the Knicks potential pursuit of Kyle Lowry.
47 min
71
The Hawks send the Knicks packing for 2020-21
Alex and Gavin recap the Knicks' Game 5 loss to the Hawks, including highlighting some of the problems that came up all series, but project positively towards the future about a team that has tons of draft and cap flexibility going forward. Plus, a brief remembrance of the season that was to close the show.
46 min
72
Julius Randle's Future And Steph Curry To The K...
Gavin and Alex are once again joined by Stacy Patton to talk whether anything that's happened this series has changed how the Knicks should approach resigning Julius Randle, then they talk about Luca Vildoza's potential impact on next season's team, and much more.
52 min
73
What Have We Learned About The Knicks This Seri...
Alex and Gavin are joined by The Strickland's Stacy Patton to discuss his thoughts on game five and his assessment of what the Knicks need to change going forward.
42 min
74
Knicks pushed to the brink of elimination in Ga...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' 113-96 loss to the Hawks on Sunday, including what was (ironically) the best game of the series for Randle and RJ, Reggie Bullock's disappearing act, Trae Young being let off the hook on D, and more.
50 min
75
The Game Three Knicks: The Asininity Continues
Gavin and Alex break down disappointing performances from Julius Randle and Tom Thibodeau and what needs to change going forward.
45 min
76
Fan Friday Part 2: Are we giddy for Josh Giddey?
Alex and Gavin are joined by all of you to finish up this week's Locker Room Fan Friday discussion, including how much the guys like Josh Giddey vs. a couple of other prospects in the 2021 NBA Draft, how the Knicks would match up with the Sixers if they can make it to round two, whether Knicks fans' actions towards Trae Young and the Hawks have thus far been appropriate, and more!
45 min
77
Fan Friday Part 1: Is Elf finally done?
Alex and Gavin are joined by all of you in the Locker Room app to discuss the whether Elfrid Payton's time has finally come to be benched, if Frank Ntilikina or Immanuel Quickley should soak up his minutes, the importance of the second unit and Obi Toppin, and more!
47 min
78
The Old Bulls Save The Knicks
Alex and Gavin bounce around the highs and lows of one of the great Knicks wins of their life times.
49 min
79
Game 1 lessons for Game 2 with Dallas Amico
Alex and Gavin are joined by Dallas Amico of The Strickland (@DallasAmico_ on Twitter) to get into the weeds on the Knicks' loss to the Hawks in Game 1 of the playoffs, including whether Dallas feels better or worse about the Knicks' chances after one game, how the Knicks can bother Trae Young more, what sets the Hawks ran that befuddled the Knicks, how to attack Trae on defense, how to get Julius Randle going in Game 2, and more!
45 min
80
Trae Young And The Hawks Take Round One
Alex and Gavin commiserate following a brutal last second loss to the Atlanta Hawks to open the Knicks first playoff run in eight seasons.
47 min
81
Fan Friday Part 3: Do the Knicks or Hawks have ...
Alex and Gavin are joined by all of you to finish up the weekly chat on the Locker Room app, including whether Trae Young or Julius Randle are the best player in the series, if the Knicks should challenge Trae Young to beat them, and which of the two teams has the brightest future.
43 min
82
Fan Friday Part 2: Being in MSG for the playoffs
Alex and Gavin are joined by all of you in the Locker Room app to talk about the excitement of being in the building for a Knicks playoff game, if/when Elfrid Payton will be benched, series predictions, whether this series could create a new rivalry between the Knicks and the Hawks going forward, and more!
45 min
83
A Deep Dive On Knicks-Hawks With The Ringer's D...
Gavin is joined by The Ringer's Dan Devine to talk through all their thoughts on Knicks-Hawks, the factors that will define the series and how the Knicks should best build their team going forward.
50 min
84
Fan Friday Part One: What Will Decide The Serie...
Gavin And Alex are joined by some of you to break down the factors that will decide who wins the series, how long will Elf start and debate if Thibs really scares away stars.
52 min
85
Marc Berman on the playoffs and Elf's shaky sta...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Marc Berman of the New York Post (@NYPost_Berman on Twitter) to get into some Knicks playoff talk, including Elfrid Payton's shaky hold on the starting point guard spot, how prepared the Knicks might be to pursue a star this offseason, playoff expectations internally, and how enjoyable it's been for Marc as a 20-year Knicks beat veteran to see good basketball again.
37 min
86
Previewing The Atlanta Hawks With Brad Rowland
The boys are joined by Locked On Hawks Host Brad Rowland to learn everything they can about their first round opponent including what a nearly fully healthy Hawks rotation will look like, how Trae Young's game translates to the playoffs and what the Hawks will do to try and slow down Julius Randle.
44 min
87
Playoff talk (yes, PLAYOFF TALK) with Matthew M...
Alex is joined by Matthew Miranda (@MMiranda613 on Twitter) to get into the Knicks' successful closing stretch of the season that led them to being the fourth seed in the East, including reflecting on the journey that was this regular season, setting expectations for the playoffs, and determining a couple of factors that could swing things for the Knicks against the Hawks.
51 min
88
Fan Friday Part 2: Frank's greatest hits, and p...
Alex and Gavin are joined by all of you in the Locker Room app to go over Frank Ntilikina's best moments as a Knick (in case the end is nigh for his time with the Knicks), what offensive wrinkles the Knicks could add in the playoffs, and how the overall perception of the team should change among fans.
41 min
89
Fan Friday Part 1: Playoff prep, JJJ rumors, an...
Alex and Gavin are joined by all of you in the Locker Room app to talk about a number of pressing topics pre-playoffs, like how the Knicks should prep for their playoff debut, whether Jaren Jackson Jr. should be a target, and whether Elfrid Payton should retain any role at all if he's not starting.
37 min
90
Previewing the Knicks' road ahead with James Ma...
Alex is joined by former Locked On Knicks host James Marceda to get into the Knicks' 102-98 victory over the Spurs, including how the win affects their playoff seeding, whether it's worth having the Elfrid Payton debates if the team is winning, and how a fully healthy Knicks backcourt rotation might shake out.
41 min
91
Previewing The Knicks' 2021 Draft With PD Web
The Knicks are in the midst of their best season in years, but even now, who can resist looking towards the future? Gavin and Alex are once again joined by the great PD Web to break down the 2021 draft including potential steals and who might just be the point guard of the Knicks future.
34 min
92
A Valiant Effort In A Brutal Defeat
Alex and Gavin break down a devastatingly close loss for the Knicks including Julius Randle's hero ball for good and for ill, Frank Ntilikina's incredible defensive performance, and Derrick Rose giving everything he had.
51 min
93
The Development of RJ Barrett And Obi Toppin Pl...
Gavin and Alex are joined by draftnik and player development guru PD Web to discuss RJ Barrett's rapid rise as a shooter and why he's so valuable defensively before getting into why the Knicks still need more from Obi Toppin, and why keeping Mitchell Robinson is a no brainer.
46 min
94
The Win Of The Season
Gavin and Alex dive into the Knicks' win of the year over the Los Angeles Clippers, including Derrick Rose playing like an All-Star, RJ Barrett shooting like one and so much more.
47 min
95
Fan Friday Part 2: Sexton, Brodgon, and Clyde-isms
Alex and Gavin finish up their Locker Room chat with all of you, getting into some great topics like: whether getting Collin Sexton would be a good thing, and whether taking back Kevin Love would be a good enough price; whether Malcolm Brogdon is an underratedly awesome trade target; how much room Lonzo Ball has to improve; and some favorite Clyde-isms
40 min
96
Fan Friday Part 1: Young trade targets, and pla...
Alex and Gavin are joined by all of you in the Locker Room app to talk about what's on your minds this week! Plenty of great topics in this first part, including whether the Knicks should try to target a young star, what the offseason priorities should be, and who the guys most want the Knicks to face in the playoffs.
46 min
97
The Knicks sign Luca Vildoza... and no game was...
Alex and Gavin oh-so-briefly talk about the ugly loss to the Nuggets before getting into the Knicks' official signing of Luca Vildoza, as well as a few questions from all of you on Twitter.
40 min
98
How The Knicks Win In The Playoffs With Benjy R...
Gavin and Alex are joined by The Strickland's film guru Benjy Ritholtz to break down Taj Gibson's defensive genius and how the Knicks need to shape their rotation and Julius Randle's shot profile to win in the playoffs.
52 min
99
Everything's coming up Rose; Knicks win 12 of 13
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' 118-104 win over the Grizzlies, including Derrick Rose's continued stellar play, Julius Randle's MVP candidacy, Alec Burks' return, and more!
39 min
100
Doing What Good Teams Do: Julius Randle Extingu...
Gavin and Alex talk Julius Randle treating this game like practice, the implications of Nerlens Noel's injury and a great night for Derrick Rose and Immanuel Quickley.
35 min