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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 RJ Barrett and Jalen Brunson 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.

Could The New York Knicks Trade Julius Randle T...
Alex Wolfe and Gavin Schall explain why Julius Randle to the Phoenix Suns could make perfect sense for both sides.
32 min
Jalen Brunson notches third straight 30-point g...
Alex goes solo to break down the Knicks' loss to the Grizzlies, including Jalen Brunson's fantastic third straight 30-point game, Mitchell Robinson's return to form, Cam Reddish showing zero rust, RJ Barrett hopefully breaking out of his slump, and more!
31 min
Which Prospect Is The Perfect Fit For The New Y...
Gavin Schall is joined by Corey Tulaba and Albert Ghim of No Ceilings NBA and The Draftdaq Podcast to discuss the most underrated prospect in this years class and takeaways from big early season games.
30 min
What's Wrong With The New York Knicks' RJ Barre...
Gavin Schall is joined by Knicks Film School Host Jonathan Macri (@JCMacriNBA on Twitter) to break down his latest newsletter on RJ Barrett.
32 min
Is Jalen Brunson An All-Star? And RJ Barrett Is...
Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe break down Jalen Brunson's big night in OKC.
37 min
A tough weekend: Knicks lose to the Warriors an...
Alex and Gavin discuss the tough weekend that was for the Knicks: double-digit losses to the Warriors and Suns, including regression from Julius Randle, continued awful play from RJ Barrett, Tom Thibodeau's usual follies, a tough reintroduction for Mitchell Robinson, and more. But on the bright side, Quentin Grimes returned against the Suns and looked back to his old self!
37 min
2023 Draft Primer: Should The Knicks Tank? Vict...
Gavin Schall is joined by the Draftdaq Podcast crew of Albert Ghim and Corey Tulaba to debate if the Knicks should tank, and go over the top prospects in the 2023 Draft.
35 min
Julius Randle, Cam Reddish and Jericho Sims Lea...
Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe recap the Knicks big win in Denver.
33 min
Jalen Brunson, Immanuel Quickley, and Cam Reddi...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' 118-111 win over the Jazz to open their west coast trip, including Jalen Brunson keeping up the good work in Utah, Immanuel Quickley coming in clutch and finding his shooting touch, Cam Reddish continuing to be a two-way stud, and Jericho Sims putting up his best game of the year. However, some frustrating things still abounded, like the Julius Randle/Obi Toppin dichotomy still going strong despite a shortened rotation.
41 min
Will The West Coast Trip Be The End For The New...
Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe team up to discuss if the West Coast trip will be the end of Tom Thibodeau.
37 min
Is it time to move on from Tom Thibodeau after ...
Alex is joined by Matthew Miranda (@MatthewEMiranda on Twitter) of The Strickland, Posting and Toasting, the Bleav Knicks Pod, and the Jacobin Sports Show to break down the Knicks' 145-135 loss to the Thunder at home. Should the Knicks' consistently awful 3-point defense spell the end for Tom Thibodeau as head coach? Plus, breaking down breakout games for Cam Reddish and Immanuel Quickley.
48 min
Barrett, Brunson, and Randle go off against the...
Alex goes solo to break down the Knicks' 121-112 win over the Detroit Pistons, including 20-plus point performances once again from all three of RJ Barrett, Jalen Brunson, and Julius Randle. But are there some concerning signs in the Knicks' defense that suggests they could be winning more games than their play suggests right now? Plus, breaking down some decent minutes from Quentin Grimes, Evan Fournier's continued struggles, Immanuel Quickley hopefully breaking his slump, and more!
31 min
Should the Knicks think about moving on from To...
Alex goes solo to get into jumping off points for the Knicks at this weird juncture of their season. Things are trending downward, some projections have them finishing worse than a year ago, and clearly some things need to change. Is the solution to blow it up, or ride things out? At what point should they make the tough decisions about Tom Thibodeau, Julius Randle, Derrick Rose, Evan Fournier, and more, to try to help the team in the future to the detriment of the present?
41 min
A Brooklyn Bashing: Julius Randle's Regression,...
Gavin Schall is joined by DJ Zullo (@ACE_ZULLO on Twitter) to discuss the Knicks blowout loss against the Brooklyn Nets and solutions going forward.
34 min
Julius Randle erupts for eight triples and the ...
Alex is joined by Drew Steele of The Strickland (@scootertoots on Twitter) to get into the Knicks 120-107 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves, including why Drew actually WASN'T all that impressed with Julius, why the small ball era might be short-lived, why Evan Fournier and Derrick Rose should cede some minutes to Immanuel Quickley, some appreciation for Jalen Brunson's brilliance, and more!
39 min
Jalen Brunson, Julius Randle And RJ Barrett Not...
Alex Wolfe and Gavin Schall team up to break down the Knicks loss over the weekend to the Boston Celtics.
44 min
Fantasy basketball in Philly: Obi Toppin saves ...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' dramatic, emphatic, potentially season-saving 106-104 win in Philadelphia, led by... small ball?! In this episode: Obi Toppin and Julius Randle play together (and it was glorious); can Tom Thibodeau keep experimenting?; an ode to the fantastic play of Cam Reddish; RJ Barrett and Jalen Brunson kept the Knicks afloat so Obi could sail them home; and so much more!
43 min
Will Tom Thibodeau ever change? Survey says no ...
Alex goes solo to break down the Knicks' embarrassing loss to the Hawks featuring a blown 22-point lead, mostly focused on the shortcomings of Tom Thibodeau. Why can't the Knicks adjust to anything in-game like a zone defense? Why is Evan Fournier still starting with Immanuel Quickley and an apparently healthy Quentin Grimes available? Why can the Knicks not just try a few minutes of Obi Toppin and Julius Randle together to add a new wrinkle to their offense? And more!
30 min
Assessing the New York Knicks' young season wit...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Benjy Ritholtz of The Strickland and Knicks Film School to go over early trends from the Knicks' first six games: Julius Randle's resurgence, RJ Barrett's struggles, the team's lack of perimeter defense, what difference Quentin Grimes could make, revisiting the Donovan Mitchell saga a bit after he torched the Knicks, and more!
45 min
Six Stats That Define The New York Knicks Seaso...
Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe dive deep on six stats and much more in this edition of the Locked On Knicks podcast.
31 min
Donovan Mitchell and the Cavaliers rain threes ...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' 121-108 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers on the road, including giant performances from Donovan Mitchell, Kevin Love, and Dean Wade, a pitiful defensive effort from the Knicks on the perimeter, a slightly reassuring offensive night for RJ Barrett and the rest of the team, and much more.
40 min
Julius Randle, RJ Barrett And Jalen Brunson Str...
Gavin Schall is joined by Ariel Pacheco to break down the Knicks loss to the Bucks.
32 min
Could The New York Knicks Trade For Joel Embiid...
Alex Wolfe and Gavin Schall explore the possibility of trading for Joel Embiid, pick a veteran to drop out of the rotation and talk Mitch's reounding.
35 min
Jalen Brunson Is A Star As The New York Knicks ...
Alex Wolfe and Gavin Schall dive deep on a star making performance for Jalen Brunson and another scintillating Knicks win.
41 min
Knicks thrash the young Magic as Julius Randle ...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' 115-102 win over the Orlando Magic, including the great play of the "big three" of Julius Randle, Jalen Brunson, and RJ Barrett, a fantastic defensive showing from Mitchell Robinson, and an energizing performance by Obi Toppin, Cam Reddish, Immanuel Quickley and the bench.
37 min
Have The New York Knicks Fixed Their Offense? +...
Has Tom Thibodeau Fixed The Knicks Offense?
35 min
Immanuel Quickley, RJ Barrett, and Obi Toppin b...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' 130-106 blowout win over the Pistons, including huge bounce back performances by Immanuel Quickley, RJ Barrett, and Obi Toppin after a rough start to the season. Also, should IQ be the starter at shooting guard? And the guys also appreciate great nights from Derrick Rose, Julius Randle, and Jalen Brunson.
36 min
Julius Randle And Cam Reddish Shine And RJ Barr...
In a chaotic mess of a game that featured a borderline career worst performance for RJ Barrett there were some definite bright spots. Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe have the breakdown.
40 min
Locked On Knicks Film School Bold Predictions: ...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Jonathan Macri and Jeremy Cohen of Knicks Film School to make bold predictions for the upcoming season. Alex and Gavin's takes go head to head, debating whether Evan Fournier or Quentin Grimes will get more starts at shooting guard this season, and Jeremy reveals why he thinks the Knicks might not be as high-paced as we think.
37 min
Locked On Knicks Film School Bold Predictions: ...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Jonathan Macri and Jeremy Cohen of Knicks Film School to continue their bold predictions for the 2022-23 season. Will the Knicks trade for someone at midseason? Will the bench be next level elite? Will Obi Toppin put up top-level per 36 numbers?
42 min
New York Knicks Position Battles: Where Do Juli...
What did we learn about Julius Randle and Obi Toppin this preseason? Alex Wolfe and Gavin Schall break it all down!
34 min
What Makes The New York Knicks' Immanuel Quickl...
Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe are joined by The Strickland's Arya Chawlz to talk about his tremendous article on Immanuel Quickley and dive deep on all the skills that make him great.
33 min
Mitchell Robinson and Jalen Brunson shine in th...
Alex goes solo to break down the Knicks' 105-89 win over the Wizards to cap their preseason with a 3-1 record, including Mitchell Robinson's absolutely dominant night on both ends, Jalen Brunson's scoring explosion, RJ Barrett's continued brilliance, why a bad shooting night from Julius Randle still held positives, and much more!
41 min
Will RJ Barrett make the leap towards superstar...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Tom Piccolo of the Talkin' Knicks podcast (@Tom_Piccolo on Twitter) to talk about all things RJ Barrett. How should RJ's 2021-22 season be viewed? What skills could potentially propel him to stardom in 2022-23? Will he live up to his contract? How will adding Jalen Brunson help him improve? And much more!
42 min
Julius Randle shines, but the Knicks falter beh...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' 109-100 preseason loss to the Indiana Pacers on the road, including Julius Randle's continued unselfish play, how the Knicks were beat down the stretch and why, positive developments from Obi Toppin and Isaiah Hartenstein, a rare truly bad game from Immanuel Quickley, and much more!
30 min
SNY's Ian Begley On Obi Toppin's Role, The Knic...
SNY's Ian Begley joins Alex Wolfe and Gavin Schall to break down the latest on what the Knicks rotation will look like this regular season and whether or not a big trade is on he horizon.
35 min
Obi Toppin's Got A Jump Shot And The New York K...
Obi rained fire from three and thunderous wrath from above as the Knicks raced past the Pacers in a big win.
50 min
Should Evan Fournier come off the bench or star...
Alex and Gavin continue their player season previews with Evan Fournier. Should he start, or come off the bench? Is he the right player for the Knicks at the wrong time? Should they look to keep him around even if a somewhat attractive trade offer comes along? Can his defense supplement his offense this year? And much more!
29 min
Can Cam Reddish carve out a role and find his w...
Alex and Gavin preview the season ahead for Cam Reddish, namely... can he find minutes on this team? Will it take unfortunate circumstances like injuries for him to get the chance? As more of a rhythm player, does he need more minutes to find success? Will he survive this year's trade deadline and beyond on the Knicks? And much more!
29 min
The New York Knicks Led By Jalen Brunson Domina...
Jalen Brunson toyed with the Detroit Pistons during a dominant New York Knicks win.
46 min
Should the Knicks insert themselves in Russell ...
With news that the Lakers are apparently willing to deal first round picks combined with Russell Westbrook to get talent improvements this season, should the Knicks put themselves in the conversation using Julius Randle, Evan Fournier, and Derrick Rose as trade chips? Alex and Gavin discuss that, plus preview the seasons to come for Jericho Sims and Deuce McBride.
33 min
Preseason Watchlist: Julius Randle's Pace, Jale...
Will Julius Randle live up to his promise of playing faster? Could Obi Toppin and Isaiah Hartenstein form the most entertaining bench duo in the league? Gavin Schall answers those questions and a bunch more.
24 min
Could the Charlotte Hornets be a Julius Randle ...
Alex is joined by Walker Mehl of the Locked On Hornets podcast to talk about the Hornets. Could they be a trade landing spot for Julius Randle this season with Miles Bridges potentially gone long-term during an ongoing domestic violence charge? Just how similar are these two franchises going into this offseason? Will either make the next step to the playoffs? And more!
42 min
Big Sixers Questions, A Derrick Rose Trade? And...
Gavin Schall is joined by 97.5 The Fanatic's Devon Givens to preview the Philadelphia 76ers and gauge their interest in trading for the Knicks' vets.
41 min
Tom Thibodeau: Evan Fournier's the frontrunner ...
Alex and Gavin break down Tom Thibodeau's comments from the first day of training camp, indicating that he views Evan Fournier as the presumptive starter at shooting guard and apparently still isn't too keen on the idea of playing Obi Toppin and Julius Randle together. Then, the guys go through the end-of-roster candidates to close the show and pick out who they'd like to have to final spot on the Knicks.
33 min
New York Knicks Media Day: The Jalen Brunson Ef...
We're back baby! It's media day and the boys dive deep on Mitch's new moves, RJ taking the high road and saying goodbye to a legend on he Knicks beat Marc Berman.
38 min
Obi Toppin's Dayton origin story with Flyers As...
Alex and Gavin are joined by a very special guest, Dayton Flyers Associate Head Coach Ricardo Greer, a former French Pro-A League MVP and Hall-of-Famer who worked closely with Obi Toppin during his time at Dayton. Topics include what it was like when Obi first stepped on campus, how his game evolved over time at Dayton, favorite on- and off-the-court memories from Obi's time as a Flyer, and how Ricardo thinks Obi can continue to evolve his game in the NBA.
38 min
What is the New York Knicks' identity as an org...
Alex and Gavin finish their big questions series prior to the 2022-23 Knicks season, including a big one: do the Knicks have an identity? How committed are they to the youth movement after a summer spent chasing a star? And lastly, how good can RJ Barrett get after inking his rookie contract extension?
35 min
Were the Knicks fairly ranked in ESPN's 2022 NB...
Alex and Gavin dive into the ESPN NBArank top 100 for the 2022-23 season, which actually included a whopping FOUR Knicks and seemed like one of the most fair lists Knicks-wise in years. Should RJ Barrett have been above Tyler Herro though? Should Jalen Brunson have been above RJ? Were Julius Randle and Mitchell Robinson ranked fairly? And should Russell Westbrook have been ranked near or above ANY of them? All that and more on this episode!
39 min
Can Tom Thibodeau And Julius Randle Make It Wor...
Just about everything that could go wrong for Julius Randle last season did. Things weren't much better for Tom Thibodeau. Could Jalen Brunson and an improved RJ Barrett salvage both?
32 min
Will Tom Thibodeau Trust Immanuel Quickley And ...
Will the electric young Knicks duo of Obi Toppin and Immanuel Quickley actually be allowed to show what they can do?
34 min
Can Jalen Brunson find a new gear with the Knic...
Alex and Gavin begin getting into their 10 big questions before the Knicks begin training camp, including whether Jalen Brunson can find another gear this season, if the Knicks can finally find an offensive identity with Brunson at the helm, and if the Donovan Mitchell trade saga will have any effects on the locker room.
36 min
Who Should Replace Tom Thibodeau As The Next Co...
Tom Thibodeau is still the head coach of the New York Knicks...for now. Who could replace him?
34 min
Have the Donovan Mitchell/Rudy Gobert trades se...
Alex and Gavin continue tackling your mailbag questions for September, including: -Have the Rudy Gobert/Donovan Mitchell trades now set the price of acquiring a superstar too high? -Will a Las Vegas expansion team dominate in free agent recruiting, thus hurting the Knicks? -If Alex or Gavin could replace one another and pick ANY new co-host, who would they pick?
30 min
Learning About The Toronto Raptors And The Star...
Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe are joined by the host of Locked On Raptors Sean Woodley to explore just how good the Raptors can be and what to make of the Knicks young studs.
47 min
What's the best-case scenario for the Knicks ne...
Alex and Gavin get into your September mailbag questions: -What's the Knicks' ceiling if RJ Barrett and Jalen Brunson take leaps? -Who of the current young Knicks could play the "Derek Jeter" role going forward? -Who would make up the Knicks' all-time Fantastic Four (powers included)?
29 min
A final postmortem for the Donovan Mitchell sag...
Alex and Gavin dive one last time into the Donovan Mitchell saga to figure out what it can teach us about the Leon Rose-led Knicks: Did Leon do the right thing by not breaking? Were his reported early offers including RJ Barrett a concerning sign for the future? Will Tom Thibodeau forever hold back the value of the Knicks' young players for future trades? And much more!
42 min
NBA Futures Draft: Can Kevin Durant Or LeBron J...
Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe are joined by former NBA employee and host of Locked On Nets Marcus Barahal to wrap up their NBA Futures Draft.
30 min
EMERGENCY POD: Donovan Mitchell Is A Cleveland ...
The New York Knicks were ultimately unwilling to sell Daniel Ainge and the Utah Jazz the farm for Donovan Mitchell and Ainge found a team who would. So what does it mean for the New York Knicks going forward?
27 min
How RJ Barrett's Extension Shapes The New York ...
Gavin Schall is joined by Knicks Film School's Jeremy Cohen to discuss the implications of the RJ Barrett extension.
42 min
NBA Futures Draft: How High Do The Knicks Go?
Do the Knicks have one of the 15 best futures in the NBA?
27 min
What does RJ Barrett's four-year, $120 million ...
Alex and Gavin discuss the recently-reported RJ Barrett rookie contract extension, including what the deal means for the Knicks going forward, if this deal is the right number for RJ, and how the deal might affect the Donovan Mitchell trade negotiations with the Utah Jazz.
37 min
Could the Knicks trade RJ Barrett in a Donovan ...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Marc Berman of the New York Post to get into his latest reporting on the Donovan Mitchell saga, including if RJ Barrett could be part of the negotiations now, if Julius Randle could see a resurgence if Obi Toppin is dealt, how the Knicks value those two players as well as Quentin Grimes and Immanuel Quickley, and much more!
30 min
NBA Futures Draft: Does Joel Embiid Or Luka Don...
Alex Wolfe and Gavin Schall are once again joined by former Locked On Nets Host Marcus Barahal to continue their NBA Futures Draft!
28 min
Which Teams Have The Brightest Future In The NBA?
Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe are joined by Marcus Barahal to draft every team in the league based on how good they'll be the next 10 years.
31 min
The games that could make or break the NY Knick...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' 2022-23 schedule release, including why a tough early stretch could prove to be make-or-break for the team, what the placement of the Jazz games means for any potential Donovan Mitchell trade, and more!
30 min
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
MITCHELL ROBINSON IS BACK!!! + Donavan Mitchell...
Mitchell Robinson is officially coming back! Can he still get better?
36 min
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
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
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
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