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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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101
The Ringer's J Kyle Mann On The Potential Of Ju...
Gavin and Alex are joined by J Kyle Mann the co-host of The Ringer NBA University Podcast to talk about his video breakdown of Julius Randle's season and how RJ Barrett and Immanuel Quickley are defying expectations.
37 min
102
Chris Paul ends the Knicks' streak at nine
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' 118-110 loss to the Suns, including CP3's dominant closing stretch, Derrick Rose's high-impact game, and why it's encouraging that the Knicks can still hang with a top-two team in the league even on a night when Julius Randle and RJ Barrett didn't play their best ball.
41 min
103
NINE straight wins for the Knicks, as they send...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' ninth straight win from over the weekend, a 120-103 drubbing of the Raptors at home. The guys talk Julius Randle's latest big game, and whether his ceiling is finding new highs, just how gracefully Derrick Rose is aging, RJ Barrett's continued crunch time excellence, and much more!
44 min
104
Fan Friday Part Two: Will Mitchell Robinson Be ...
Alex and Gavin are back to talk how expectations will shape next season, to trade or not to trade Obi Toppin and whether Nerlens Noel's play warrants moving Mitchell Robinson.
52 min
105
Fan Friday Part One: 2012 Carmelo Anthony vs. 2...
Gavin and Alex open this week's Fan Friday debating who was better between the 2012 vintage of Carmelo Anthony vs. present-day Julius Randle before getting into offseason point guard plans and much more.
37 min
106
Ben Golliver on the Knicks' present and future
Alex and Gavin are rejoined by Ben Golliver of the Washington Post (whose book Bubbleball on the 2020 NBA Bubble comes out May 4) to talk about how the Knicks are covered by the national media, how Randle and RJ's development changes the calculus for the team, and why Kyle Lowry could be a great fit for the Knicks in free agency this summer.
34 min
107
Julius Randle's latest 40-piece means 8 straigh...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' 137-127 win over the Hawks, buoyed by yet another 40-point game from Julius Randle, a second straight standout game from Immanuel Quickley, a continued steady hand from Derrick Rose, and more!
42 min
108
Immanuel Quickley Owns The Second, RJ Barrett O...
Gavin and Alex talk about the Knicks...SEVEN GAME WINNING STREAK?!? Including RJ Barrett turning into a capital S shooter, Immanuel Quickley getting his swagger back and oh so much more.
41 min
109
Ben Golliver on the NBA Bubble experience
Alex and Gavin are joined by Ben Golliver, NBA writer for The Washington Post and author of "Bubbleball" (out May 4), to discuss his experiences being part of the NBA Bubble, including player interactions, the infamous quarantine, activism, and more!
46 min
110
SIX IN A ROW BABY! Julius Randle Outduels Zion ...
Alex and Gavin pour out their thoughts on the Knicks sixth (you read that right, sixth!) straight win including heroics from Julius Randle, Derrick Rose and Reggie Bullock. Plus...could the Knicks win a round?!?
38 min
111
Bonus episode: Does ESPN cover the Knicks fairly?
A mini rant by Alex to end the Mavs recap turned into a great debate between Alex and Gavin on how ESPN and the national media cover the Knicks like they're still a cellar dweller, despite their newfound success. Enjoy this bonus episode!
16 min
112
Julius Randle outshines Luka Doncic, Knicks win...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' 117-109 victory over the Mavericks, including a 44-point explosion from Julius Randle in the best game of his Knicks career, a rebound from RJ Barrett, steady bench play from Derrick Rose, and a discussion about just how high the Knicks can reach if they keep up this level of play.
36 min
113
Fan Friday Part Two: Who Are The Greatest Playe...
Gavin and Alex are back to wrap up Fan Friday and were inspired by a troll to discuss the greatest players of all time and how we define them.
45 min
114
Fan Friday Part One: Wing Upgrades And Draft Talk
Alex and Gavin host another Fan Friday and get into whether the Knicks need to move on from their current veteran wings to ultimately hit their ceiling, whether they should trade their picks for a starting guard to appease Thibs and which team deserves to win the lottery.
49 min
115
Finally! A four-game win streak!
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' 116-106 win over the Pelicans, which secured their first four-game win streak of the season, including breaking down Alec Burks' latest late-game masterpiece, Julius Randle's second straight 30-point game, and more.
43 min
116
The Julius Randle Revenge Game
Gavin and Alex are back to breakdown Julius Randle's ridiculous night against his former team, Elfrid Payton's best game of the season and much more!
41 min
117
RJ Barrett's clutch weekend
Alex is joined by Stacy Patton (@StacyPatton89 on Twitter) of The Strickland to get into the Knicks' wins over the Grizzlies and Raptors over the weekend, including RJ Barrett winning both games in the clutch, Alec Burks' mercurial play, and Immanuel Quickley's up-and-down weekend.
46 min
118
Fan Friday Part 2: The perception of RJ Barrett...
Alex and Gavin are once again joined by *all of you* on the Locker Room app to continue Fan Friday. In this second episode, the guys talk about RJ Barrett's perception around the league relative to his talent level, and try to figure out what it would take to trade Julius Randle, if at all.
26 min
119
Fan Friday Part 1: Playoff picture, Rose usage,...
Alex and Gavin are joined by *all of you* for another edition of Fan Friday on the Locker Room app. In this first part, Alex and Gavin lead with a discussion about the playoff picture, then answer questions about whether Derrick Rose is being tired out, and whether RJ Barrett is being overlooked in late game situations.
37 min
120
RJ Barrett Shines, Knicks Falter, And Keeping Y...
Alex and Gavin are back after yet another brutal Knicks loss. And yet there's a reason for hope...and his name is RJ Barrett.
40 min
121
RJ Barrett left off ESPN's 25 under 25... How h...
Alex and Gavin discuss RJ Barrett's exclusion from ESPN's "25 best players under 25" list, and not only why he should be on the list, but how high he should have placed.
47 min
122
Nets Boosted By Durant And Harden Absence Upset...
With Alex having the night off Gavin is joined by old friends and former Locked On Nets hosts Marcus Barahal and Josh Bass to break down the closing minutes of another insane Knicks-Nets bout, their thoughts on Julius Randle and RJ Barrett, and what the Nets playoff rotation will ultimately look like.
41 min
123
Knicks pummel the Pistons in Detroit with a tou...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' 125-81 thrashing of the Pistons on Saturday night, including huge nights from Julius Randle and Reggie Bullock. Then, they preview what should be a hard week for the Knicks ahead.
36 min
124
Knicks Upset The Mavs 44-31!
Alex and Gavin are back to break down an absolutely brutal loss to the Dallas Mavericks (and/or pretend it didn't happen) including a fantastic Obi Toppin stretch and the MSG crowd getting to Kristaps Porzingis.
39 min
125
Fan Friday Part 2: Knicks vs. Bulls in the mode...
Alex and Gavin are joined by... all of you! It's part 2 of Fan Friday on the Locker Room app! The guys take questions about whether the Knicks-Bulls rivalry could find new life, what big free agents in the future could be a fit on the Knicks, and what point guards they're scoping in the draft, among other things.
35 min
126
Fan Friday Part 1: IQ struggles, future free ag...
Alex and Gavin are joined by,,, all of you! It's Fan Friday on the Locker Room app! The guys talk with some fellow Knicks fans about when the best time would be to go after free agents for the Knicks, why IQ is struggling, and whether the Knicks have it in them to win a first round series this year.
39 min
127
Wolves Nip The Knicks And RJ Barrett vs. Anthon...
Alex and Gavin briefly recap a brutal loss before getting into more fun topics like what the heck is Tom Thibodeau thinking playing Elfrid Payton down the stretch? And who would you rather start a franchise with RJ Barrett or Anthony Edwards?
37 min
128
Heat too hot for the Knicks in playoff-like test
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' 98-88, playoff-like loss to the Miami Heat, a game that was a testament to how far the Knicks have come, and how far they have yet to go.
42 min
129
Mitchell Robinson Goes Down As The Knicks Beat ...
Alex and Gavin wallow in sadness and discuss the implications of Mitchell Robinson's injury before talking potential replacements for him and recapping a less than convincing win over the Bucks B-Team.
41 min
130
Trade deadline review, and could Kenny Payne be...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' lackluster trade deadline that netted them Terrance Ferguson and a second round pick, get into rumors that Kenny Payne could be moving on to the college coaching ranks, dissect the Andre Drummond rumors, and give their favorite and least favorite deadline deals from around the league.
34 min
131
It's A Trade Deadline Miracle! The Knicks Come ...
Gavin and Alex break down the New York Knicks big comeback win over the Washington Wizards including RJ having the heart of a champion. Alec Burks refusing to cool off and so much more.
39 min
132
Fan Wednesday Part Two: To Lonzo Ball Or Not To...
Alex and Gavin are joined by some of their favorite listeners including Omar Yousef, Nick Castiglia and Showtime Actor and Blue Wire Podcast Host David Futernick to debate the merits of the Knicks cementing their young core with Lonzo Ball and much more.
32 min
133
Fan Wednesday Part One: Which Big Names Will Ge...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Mike Plugh of The Strickland to talk league-wide deadline expectations and then get into what asset they'd prefer in a Pelicans salary dump.
25 min
134
Pre-trade deadline spectacular with CP of Knick...
Alex and Gavin are joined by CP of Knicks Fan TV on YouTube to discuss some of the preeminent rumors and targets ahead of Thursday's trade deadline for the Knicks. Is Lonzo Ball worth the cost to acquire? What about Victor Oladipo? If Malcolm Brogdon is available, does he trump them all? Could Evan Fournier or Norman Powell be good fits? Plus, the guys go behind the scenes of CP's on-air feud with ESPN's Max Kellerman.
47 min
135
Julius Randle explodes for 37, Knicks take down...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' dominant win over the Wizards at home, including Julius Randle effortlessly going off for 37 points, RJ Barrett continuing to grow as a playmaker, Alec Burks' brilliance, and how they're less than pleased with Elfrid Payton and Obi Toppin lately.
43 min
136
The Worst Best Game: Julius Randle's Brilliance...
Alex and Gavin do their best to sort through their feelings on a game that was equally scintillating and torturous as they get into officiating blunders, RJ Barrett leveling up and other key takeaways from tonight's epic battle.
47 min
137
Fan Friday Part 2: Devonte' Graham, Mitch, tank...
Alex and Gavin are rejoined by all of you on the Locker Room app to discuss some great topics, including whether Devonte' Graham should be a target for the Knicks at the deadline, if Sharife Cooper is the answer in the draft, if Julius Randle is playing too many minutes, if the Knicks should pay Mitch, and more!
48 min
138
Fan Friday Part 1: Oladipo, Lonzo, and more tra...
Alex and Gavin take questions from all of you on the Locker Room app, featuring some great discussions on the viability of trading for Lonzo Ball and Victor Oladipo, how the guys value the Knicks' assets at this point, if the Knicks should just stand pat at the deadline, and whether the Kenny Payne/DePaul rumors are legit.
55 min
139
Reggie Bullock brings the magic to beat Orlando
Alex and Gavin talk about the Knicks' 94-93 win over the Orlando Magic on Thursday night, including a huge two-way effort and game-winning play from Reggie Bullock, Julius Randle's career-high-setting triple-double, Frank Ntilikina's resurgence, and strong nights from Alec Burks and RJ Barrett.
39 min
140
RJ Barrett Duels With Ben Simmons In A Philly H...
Gavin and Alex breakdown another heartbreaking loss against an eastern conference powerhouse as they talk through gutsy performances from RJ Barrett And Julius Randle, regression for Frank Ntilikina and causes for optimism.
40 min
141
The Knicks take the Nets to the brink
Alex and Gavin discuss the Knicks' close 117-112 loss to the Brooklyn Nets on the road, including huge nights for Julius Randle and RJ Barrett, Immanuel Quickley's first start, some questionable officiating, and more.
36 min
142
RJ Barrett: The God Of Thunder
Alex and Gavin are back to break down the New York Knicks blowout of the Oklahoma City Thunder including a career night for RJ Barrett and a return to form for Julius Randle and Immanuel Quickley.
53 min
143
Will The Knicks Make The Playoffs? Will Julius ...
Gavin and Alex are joined by WFAN's John Schmeelk to make some bold predictions about the second half of the Knicks season. Will the team resign Frank? Can Julius Randle make an All-NBA team? Will the Knicks even make the play in game? Find out right now!
62 min
144
Pass the Buck(s loss), let's finish the mailbag
Alex and Gavin spend as little time as possible breaking down the Knicks' second half-opening loss to the Bucks, instead finishing up the remaining February mailbag questions, highlighted by what Knicks the guys would most trust with their deepest, darkest secrets.
52 min
145
Marc Berman of the NY Post on trade rumors, Ran...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Marc Berman of the New York Post to get into some of the major storylines heading into the second half of the season: Will the Knicks be buyers or sellers? Will they be looking for back court or front court help? Are Andre Drummond or Victor Oladipo realistic targets? Could KAT demand a trade to the Knicks? Will Randle get paid? And so much more!
30 min
146
Jack Huntley On Why He's Optimistic About RJ Ba...
Gavin and Alex are joined by their favorite Knicks analyst from across the pond, Jack Huntley! Jack (@Knicks_Nuance on Twitter) breaks down his latest two pieces including reasons we should all be optimistic about RJ Barrett and why Julius Randle could just keep getting better.
49 min
147
All Star Review: Was Obi Toppin Robbed? And Mai...
Alex and Gavin break down the All Star Weekend that was for Obi Toppin and Julius Randle before answering some lingering mailbag questions including queries on Thibs' rotation, what each player would bring to a cookout and which two players would make the best single player with all their best skills combined.
61 min
148
The Knicks are .500 at the All-Star break, and ...
Alex is joined by The Strickland's Stacy Patton (@StacyPatton89 on Twitter) to break down the Knicks' 114-104 win over the Pistons to enter the All-Star break above .500. Included is a debate on what the Knicks will do once they're (hopefully) at full strength after the break, and whether Kevin Durant's All-Star team featuring Julius Randle can beat LeBron's.
55 min
149
PD Web On Where Immanuel Quickley Would Go In A...
Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe are once again joined by player development expert PD Web (@abovethebreak3 on Twitter) to find out where IQ would go in a Knicks redraft today, who PD's favorite non-lottery rookie is and which player outside of Cade Cunningham the Knicks should hope to land in the 2021 draft.
37 min
150
That terrible Spurs loss... And a trade-based m...
Alex and Gavin spend the first segment talking about that horrible Spurs loss... then can't take it anymore, so they go into some more of your mailbag questions! Who would be the one player they'd add to the Knicks for the stretch run? And how would they rank the cost and viability of Bradley Beal, Victor Oladipo, and more?
57 min
151
PD Web On How To Elevate Immanuel Quickley
Gavin and Alex are joined by the great PD Web (@abovethebreak3 on Twitter) to discuss Immanuel Quickley's development. Was drafting him at 25 luck or skill from the front office? How well has Tom Thibodeau used him? Where can he still get better?
43 min
152
The Knicks are BACK (and the No. 4 seed in the ...
Alex and Gavin give their takeaways from a rousing weekend of Knicks action, with wins over the Pacers and Pistons that pushed the team over the .500 mark and, against all odds, into the top half of the East playoff picture. Discussions include Derrick Rose's impact on the starting lineup, Julius Randle's sustained brilliance, and more.
52 min
153
February Mailbag Part 3: Frank talk, and a play...
Alex and Gavin are joined again by Tom Piccolo of the Talkin' Knicks podcast to debate Frank's future (which was hilariously recorded right before Frank's recent two-game breakout), what the most balanced Knicks lineup is, and whether they'd rather a first round series win, or a grind-it-out 4-3 loss to the Nets in the first round.
33 min
154
FRANK NTILIKINA IS BACK!!! And Much More From T...
Alex and Gavin are back to talk through an incredible Knicks win over the Kings. They break down Frank Ntilikina's return from exile and his chemistry with Immanuel Quickley and Alec Burks in an electric effort off the bench that resulted in 140 points.
46 min
155
February Mailbag Part 2: Is RJ Barrett ahead of...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Tom Piccolo of the Talkin' Knicks podcast (@Tom_Piccolo on Twitter) to get into more mailbag questions, like: Is RJ Barrett ahead of Zach LaVine and Bradley Beal in their second seasons? And what young players would they preferably want to be off the table in a trade for another star?
31 min
156
Julius Randle Is (Officially) An All-Star, The ...
Alex And Gavin talk through their excitement at Julius Randle officially being named an Eastern Conference All-Star, why it means more for the franchise than you think and break down the difference between Rj Barrett's and Immanuel Quickley's poor performances before gushing over Obi Toppin and laying out a truly insane Clyde Conspiracy.
53 min
157
February Mailbag Part 1: LaMelo Ball as a Knick...
Alex and Gavin get into your February mailbag questions, including some retrospective hypotheticals about the 2020 draft regarding LaMelo Ball and Obi Toppin, as well as their preferred outcome for the rest of the season as it pertains to the 2021 draft.
46 min
158
Narrowly escaped a Timberwolf attack
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' too-close-for-comfort win over the Timberwolves at home after a blown lead, but a win nonetheless, including the bench not playing well, RJ continuing his bounce-back, and Randle's usual excellence.
57 min
159
Speeding Up The Knicks And Rookie Deep Dives Wi...
Gavin is joined by The Strickland's Benjy Ritholtz to talk through his article on the Knicks' lack of pace, how speeding up could rapidly improve their offense before wrapping up with a deep dive on IQ and Obi.
48 min
160
"Do you believe in Magic?" No, shut up
Alex and Gavin break down a truly horrendous loss to the Orlando, but hey, Julius Randle played well at least! And so did RJ.
32 min
161
Julius Randle Is An All-Star
The boys talk Julius Randle's career night, debate what Knicks fans should hope for, for the rest of the season and get into an A+ night from Clyde.
55 min
162
Looking Back At The Porzingis Trade with Locked...
Two years and change later the boys are joined by Locked On Mavericks Co-Host Nick Angstadt to re-litigate the Kristaps Porzingis trade, talk about the big Latvian's recovery from a number of injuries, how his game has evolved since his time on the Knicks and whether or not the Mavs will make the playoffs.
44 min
163
Two straight (winning) blowouts???
Alex is joined by The Strickland's Collin Loring (@cologneloring on Twitter) to break down the Knicks' win over the Rockets on Saturday night, their second straight blowout victory. Included is talk about the Rose/IQ pairing, RJ's recent struggles, and more.
45 min
164
Mitchell Robinson breaks his hand; Knicks win i...
Alex and Gavin break down the concerning news that Mitchell Robinson broke his hand during the team's 109-91 win in Washington, after his best half of the whole season. Then the guys talk about the game itself, from Derrick Rose's second straight good game, to Julius Randle's continued brilliance.
47 min
165
What Do The Knicks Have In Derrick Rose? With L...
Gavin is joined by Locked On Pistons Host Matt Schock to get the full low down on who Derrick Rose is at this point in his career and where Knicks fans can expect their juicy Pistons second rounder to land.
31 min
166
Derrick Rose blooms in his Knicks (re-)debut
Alex and Gavin break down Tuesday's tight loss to the Heat, featuring the re-debut of Derrick Rose in a Knicks uniform, which actually went quite well. Plus, a shoutout to Reggie Bullock and the center duo of Mitchell Robinson and Nerlens Noel for their great defense.
43 min
167
A Deep Dive On A Fun Weekend Of Knicks Basketball
Gavin goes solo to break down a thrilling weekend of Knicks hoops including Julius Randle making a compelling case for All-Star status, what RJ is doing differently to play better, and IQ thriving against the Blazers despite getting the Jeremy Lin treatment.
38 min
168
Derrick Rose traded to the Knicks (again)
Alex and Gavin break down the trade bringing Derrick Rose to the Knicks, including what it means for the already messy situation at point guard with Elfrid Payton and Immanuel Quickley on board.
37 min
169
2021 Draft Primer: Jake Rosen On Cade Cunningha...
Already drooling over the 2021 draft? Well then this is the episode for you! We're joined by Jake Rosen to break down the pro outlook for Cade Cunningham, Evan Mobley and all the rest of the top talents in the 2021 draft.
55 min
170
Why the time to start Quickley is (still) now
Alex and Gavin are joined by Stacy Patton of The Strickland (@StacyPatton89 on Twitter) to discuss the Knicks' 107-103 victory over the Bulls on Wednesday night, but more importantly, to discuss why even though Elfrid Payton had one of his better games of the season, the ascension of Immanuel Quickley into the starting lineup should still not be delayed.
68 min
171
Scouting The Rookies: Jake Rosen On Obi Struggl...
Gavin and Alex are joined by the co-host of the Prep2Pro Podcast Jake Rosen to analyze why Obi's failed to translate and just how good IQ can be down the road.
48 min
172
An old school bummer loss in Chicago
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' 110-102 loss to the Chicago Bulls on the road, one that just never really felt like it had much of a chance of being a win. Then the guys make their case for some rotation change at the end, namely getting Frank Ntilikina back in the mix.
42 min
173
The Knicks Core Shines In The Best Fourteen Poi...
Alex and Gavin break down an enjoyable loss including the Clippers stars paying homage to IQ after another monster game and Julius Randle being the best player on the court.
53 min
174
Locked On Quickley
Alex and Gavin spend a WHILE basking in the glory that is having Immanuel Quickley on the New York Knicks, including racking their brains to figure out the last time the Knicks had a young core that it was this easy to get excited about and get behind. Oh yeah, and they talk about the Knicks' 102-82 blowout over the Cavs, too.
49 min
175
To Tank Or Not To Tank? And IQ for ROY? With Ja...
Gavin and Alex are joined one final time by the legend James Marceda to bounce around some miscellaneous mailbag question including if the Knicks should pursue a stretch five and whether or not it's worth making the play in game.
46 min
176
Is It Time To Sell High On Julius Randle? With ...
Alex and Gavin are joined once again by former host and the brain behind NBA Injury Report James Marceda to debate whether or not it's time to sell high on Julius Randle and much more in this mailbag edition of Locked On Knicks!
31 min
177
RJ's Brilliance And Who To Trade For Bradley Be...
Gavin is joined by The Strickland's Dallas Amico to recap the Jazz loss and a masterful performance from RJ Barrett before getting into some big picture questions including...who to trade for Bradley Beal?
43 min
178
How All-Star Randle came to be, with Mike Vorkunov
Alex and Gavin are joined by The Athletic's Mike Vorkunov to discuss his article about Julius Randle's offseason transformation into the All-Star caliber player that he's been this season. Also, the guys talk about the sustainability of the Knicks' play so far, and the difficulties of being a reporter during COVID-19.
40 min
179
Quickley duels with Dame in Portland
Alex and Gavin go over Immanuel Quickley's career night in the Knicks' 116-113 loss to the Trailblazers, including a sneak preview of tomorrow's episode at the end, debating Elfrid Payton vs. Quickley with Mike Vorkunov of The Athletic.
36 min
180
Locked On Knicks 800 With James Marceda: The Fl...
Gavin and Alex are once again joined by former host James Marceda to answer one incredible question...what are the floors and ceilings of each of the Knicks young guns.
32 min
181
Knicks Fall In Sactown: The Case For A More Var...
Gavin and Alex jump in to recap a lackluster game that featured another great RJ game and more of Julius Randle's consistent brilliance, then conclude breaking down how shifts in the rotation could elevate the Knicks offense to new heights.
45 min
182
RJ is the ultimate warrior in Golden State
Alex and Gavin go over RJ Barrett's masterclass performance in the Knicks' 119-104 win over the Warriors to open their road trip, including setting a new career high with 28 points. Plus, Julius Randle almost getting a triple double on a "bad" day, Mitchell Robinson affecting the game on both ends, and more!
37 min
183
Locked On Knicks 800 With James Marceda: Immanu...
Alex and Gavin are joined by former (it's your) host James Marceda to answer your questions including where Immanuel Quickley would go in a redraft and who should eventually replace Clyde on the broadcast.
33 min
184
Knicks outlast the Magic (Pod Strickland crosso...
Alex is joined by Shwinnypooh (@shwinnypooh on Twitter) and Prez (@_prezidente) of Pod Strickland (@podstrickland) to go over the Knicks' gritty 91-84 win over the Orlando Magic at home on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Included is discussion on RJ's resurgent play, Julius Randle playing well even on a "bad" day, and the conundrum of Immanuel Quickley vs. Elfrid Payton on some nights. Check out the second part Tuesday on the Pod Strickland feed!
47 min
185
A perfect afternoon blowout of the Celtics
Alex and Gavin get into the Knicks' 105-75 massacre of the Celtics, including Immanuel Quickley's huge day, Obi Toppin's first great game as a pro, RJ and Randle balling out, and Mitch proving the haters wrong.
42 min
186
Cavs Recap Part Two: Randle Goes Off And The Re...
Alex and Gavin break down dominant nights for Julius Randle and RJ Barrett and talk Obi Toppin's return.
30 min
187
Cavs Recap Part One: The Immanuel Quickley Expe...
Alex and Gavin are back to break down the best game of Immanuel Quickley's career.
36 min
188
The young core balled out, but KD and the Nets won
Alex and Gavin lead off talking about the big NBA news of the day, the James Harden trade to the Nets, including a spirited debate about Brooklyn's new Big 3's spot in the (on paper) annals of history. Then the guys talk about the Knicks' loss to the Nets, including Immanuel Quickley's career night, Randle's toe-to-toe performance with KD, RJ's bounce-back, and Knox's continued emergence.
45 min
189
Knox Goes Off Before Hornets Sting Knicks
Gavin and Alex talk Kevin Knox's hot shooting and the need for reinforcements.
43 min
190
Nuggets loss, and has Randle surpassed RJ in va...
Alex is joined by Tyrese London of The Strickland (@londonstheory on Twitter) to break down the Knicks' loss to the Nuggets, including debates over a few positions. Then, they guys close the show with a discussion about whether RJ Barrett is perhaps more available as a trade asset than Julius Randle at this point.
45 min
191
Rebranding The Knicks With Shwinny Pooh
In an extremely miscellaneous mailbag Gavin, Alex and Shwin debate the best throwback jersey the team should bring back, what position each Knick would play in football and a stirring Porzingis hypothetical.
43 min
192
Are We Sure RJ Should Close? And The Highs And ...
Gavin and Alex are back to break down a dismal loss to the Thunder, why RJ Barrett is tough to play down the stretch and an up and down night for Kevin Knox.
41 min
193
Will The Knicks Trade Julius Randle? With Shwin...
Alex and Gavin are joined by the legendary host of Pod Strickland Shwinny Pooh for a very Julius Randle centric mailbag.
56 min
194
The Austin Rivers Show
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' 112-100 win over the Jazz at home, including Austin Rivers' huge performance, what Julius Randle's star turn (thus far) means for the Knicks long-term, a dive into what made this one of the best games of Mitchell Robinson's career, and much more.
67 min
195
Randle's Rampage Continues As The Knicks Upend ...
Gavin and Alex are back to breakdown the Knicks comeback victory over the Hawks, Julius Randle's continued all-star level play and the multiplicative effect of high IQ basketball.
54 min
196
Out-pacing the Pacers
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' win over the Pacers, including RJ Barrett's resurgent night, Julius Randle's growth as a player, Mitchell Robinson's dominance, and the success of the Immanuel Quickley/Austin Rivers bench guard combo.
62 min
197
A New Year And A New Knox
Gavin and Alex are back to break down a poor shooting night for the Knicks and some encouraging signs for Kevin Knox.
49 min
198
Julius Randle. That's it, that's the episode title
Alex and Gavin break down Julius Randle's tour de force against the Cavs on Tuesday night, a 28-point, 12-rebound, 11-assist triple double in a grind-it-out 95-86 victory over Cleveland. Plus, notes on Reggie Bullock, RJ Barrett, Frank Ntilikina, Mitchell Robinson, and more.
58 min
199
A Weekend Of Highs And Lows: Knicks Outclassed ...
Gavin and Alex are back to break down two polar opposite games as the Knicks were felled by the Sixers defensive stars and responded by decimating the best regular season team in the league.
67 min
200
A season-opening moral victory
Alex and Gavin break down the first game of the 2020-21 Knicks season, a 121-107 loss to the Pacers that provided plenty to be excited about, including star-worthy play from RJ Barrett, quality production from Burks and Randle, Mitch overcoming early foul trouble, and more.
65 min