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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 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
2
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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
11
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
12
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
13
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
14
NBA Futures Draft: How High Do The Knicks Go?
Do the Knicks have one of the 15 best futures in the NBA?
27 min
15
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
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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
17
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
18
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
19
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
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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
32
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
33
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
38
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
43
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
44
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
47
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
48
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
50
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
51
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
52
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
53
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
54
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
55
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
56
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
57
Final Reflections On The Draft, What Ifs And Wh...
Where did the New York Knicks go so wrong on draft night?
27 min
58
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
59
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
61
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
62
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
63
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
64
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
66
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
67
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
68
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
70
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
71
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
72
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
73
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
74
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
75
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
76
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
77
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
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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
81
What Can The New York Knicks Learn From The War...
What does it really take to win a championship?
32 min
82
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
83
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
84
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
85
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
86
Will Obi Toppin's Hot Finish Force Julius Randl...
Is Julius Randle or Obi Toppin the Knicks power forward of the future?
31 min
87
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
89
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
90
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
91
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
92
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
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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
95
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
96
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
97
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
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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
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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