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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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RJ Barrett and Julius Randle decimate the Hawks...
Alex is joined by Geoff Rasmussen (@FrankBarrett119 on Twitter) of The Strickland to talk about the Knicks' 117-108 win over the Hawks powered by 50 points from RJ Barrett and Julius Randle, why the role players like Mitchell Robinson and Evan Fournier are driving the Knicks' resurgence, and finally preview the Knicks' MLK Day matinee vs. the Hornets and why Obi Toppin could be a key to victory.
38 min
102
Cam Reddish is a New York Knick! Getting to kno...
Alex is joined by three Hawks fans and writers to get into the newest Knick, Cam Reddish, in this wide-ranging episode following his trade to New York. First, Alex talks with Andrew Kelly of Peachtree Hoops (@andlankell on Twitter), then Zach Hood of Peachtree Hoops (@zhood_), and finally Swish (@SwishRVG) who hosts a number of Hawks Twitter Spaces, about Reddish's offense, defense, potential, and everything in between.
52 min
103
RJ Barrett goes off for 32 vs. the Mavericks; A...
Alex is joined by guest co-host Drew Steele of The Strickland (@scootertoots on Twitter) to break down the New York Knicks' 108-85 win over the Dallas Mavericks, including RJ Barrett's consecutive 30-point games, Mitchell Robinson's importance to the team, Julius Randle's newfound role of distributor, and more!
39 min
104
RJ Barrett Drops 31 And The New York Knicks Fin...
Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe are back to talk through RJ Barrett's virtuoso performance in leading the Knicks over the Spurs.
36 min
105
Knicks lose a stinker to the Celtics; Will the ...
Alex and Gavin get into the Knicks' disappointing weekend loss to the Celtics, including Immanuel Quickley's great play, Julius Randle's inconsistent effort, where they stand on Mitchell Robinson, and a preview of the make-or-break stretch of games ahead for the Knicks.
36 min
106
January Mailbag Part Two: Should The New York K...
Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe are back with part two of their January mailbag to debate if the Knicks should trade for Cam Reddish and just how much they'd be willing to give up for the Hawks' wing.
47 min
107
RJ Barrett beats the buzzer and Evan Fournier t...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' thrilling win over the Boston Celtics at Madison Square Garden, including RJ Barrett's game-winner (and amazing close to the game), Evan Fournier's 41-point explosion, Julius Randle making headlines on and off the court, and much more!
40 min
108
January Mailbag Part One: How Can We Save The N...
avin Schall and Alex Wolfe are back with their first mailbag of 2022 to discuss how the Knicks can jump off the treadmill of mediocrity and on to the golden road of contention.
36 min
109
RJ Barrett and Julius Randle unite to lead Knic...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' best game of 2022... OK, low bar, but they get into RJ Barrett and Julius Randle's dual 30-point games in their win over the Indiana Pacers. Also, Mitchell Robinson's impact, Evan Fournier's futility, and more!
36 min
110
The Shorthanded New York Knicks Can't Run With ...
Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe are back to talk through the center-deficient New York Knicks' loss to the Toronto Raptors. They talk big nights for RJ Barrett, Obi Toppin, and Quinten Grimes .
35 min
111
RJ Barrett Breaks Out But The New York Knicks A...
Gavin Schall goes solo to analyze a backbreaking loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder, RJ Barrett's big night at the rim and a failed opportunity to shine for Immanuel Quickley and Obi Toppin.
30 min
112
Three big questions for the Knicks in the new y...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Tom Piccolo (@Tom_Piccolo on Twitter) of the Talkin' Knicks podcast (@TalkinKnicks) to get into three big questions for the Knicks in the new year: -Is Tom Thibodeau capable of taking this team to the next level? -Is Julius Randle worth planning around? -What's one player or narrative we're all focused on for the rest of the season? (Spoiler: without any collaboration, it's all some variation of RJ Barrett)
42 min
113
Knicks win vs. Pistons but it feels like a loss...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' third straight win, which would be a joyous occasion if not for the fact that they barely scraped by a Pistons team missing tons of players to COVID protocols. Is Tom Thibodeau the right coach to take the Knicks into the future? Is Julius Randle dogging it? Plus some talk about how great Alec Burks, Obi Toppin, and the bench were.
35 min
114
Mitchell Robinson Thrives And The New York Knic...
Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe find some areas for optimism in a somewhat lackluster Knicks win, including Mitchell Robinson's around the rim brilliance, Obi Toppin's playmaking, and Thibs' trust in Quinten Grimes!
36 min
115
A Merry Knicksmas: Kemba gets a triple-double a...
Alex and Gavin talk about a carefree win for the Knicks over the Atlanta Hawks on Christmas day, including Kemba Walker notching a triple-double, Obi Toppin hitting a between the legs dunk in-game, Julius Randle and Evan Fournier scoring efficiently, and more!
35 min
116
Kemba Walker Rewinds The Clock But The New York...
Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe break down Kemba Walker's big night, why it just wasn't enough and how the Knicks replace Derrick Rose going forward .
38 min
117
What will the Knicks' rotation look like once p...
Alex and Gavin discuss what the Knicks' rotation will look like once Obi Toppin, RJ Barrett, Immanuel Quickley, Deuce McBride, and Quentin Grimes return from COVID-19 protocols (recorded before the Derrick Rose news broke). Will the young guys be able to find enough minutes, and might Tom Thibodeau adjust his famously rigid 10-man rotation?
41 min
118
Mitchell Robinson Rises From The Depths And The...
Gavin and Alex are back to talk Mitchell Robinson's energetic return the form as the New York Knicks cruised past the Detroit Pistons. They also dive into how Kemba Walker and Evan Fournier's aggressive play contributed to Mitch's success and set the tone for the Knicks' success.
35 min
119
Looking at the 2022 NBA Draft lottery with Blea...
Alex and Gavin are rejoined by Jonathan Wasserman of Bleacher Report (@NBADraftWass on Twitter) to break down some of Wass' top 10 prospects in the 2022 NBA Draft, including Jaden Ivey, Jalen Duren, Jaden Hardy, and TyTy Washington.
35 min
120
Kemba Walker Is Back!!! But For How Long? As Th...
Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe dive deep on Kemba Walker's big night in Boston, what it means for his future on the Knicks and so much more!
37 min
121
2022 NBA Draft Preview with Bleacher Report's J...
With the Knicks sitting in the NBA Draft lottery range currently, Alex and Gavin welcome in Jonathan Wasserman of Bleacher Report to talk about the top three players in this 2022 class: Chet Holmgren, Paolo Banchero, and Jabari Smith. How would they fit on the Knicks? What are their strengths and weaknesses?
34 min
122
Deuce McBride and Immanuel Quickley shine in wi...
Alex and Gavin discuss the Knicks' win over the Houston Rockets, including Miles "Deuce" McBride's breakout game, Immanuel Quickley's resurgence, Mitchell Robinson's hot fourth quarter, and some speculative chemistry issues between Julius Randle and Evan Fournier.
38 min
123
Julius Randle Breaks Out And Deuce McBride Isn'...
Gavin Schall goes solo to discuss Julius Randle's breakout offensive performance and Deuce McBride's holding his own in his unofficial MSG debut as the Knicks fell to the Warriors.
28 min
124
What trade packages might get the Knicks Myles ...
Alex and Gavin break down rumors from SNY's Ian Begley and The Athletic's Shams Charania about potential trade packages the Knicks could offer for Myles Turner, as well as the Knicks apparently entering the Ben Simmons sweepstakes.
38 min
125
Quentin Grimes Goes Off And Is Julius Randle Wo...
Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe team up to talk Quentin Grimes' big night, whether the Knicks will regret Julius Randle's contract and much more!
42 min
126
Is it time to start Obi? Knicks fall behind ear...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' 90-87 loss to the Raptors, including whether now might be the time to go small permanently and start Obi Toppin alongside Julius Randle, what some small-ball big trade targets might do for this team instead of Myles Turner, RJ Barrett's continued resurgent play, Immanuel Quickley, Evan Fournier and Alec Burks' struggles, and much more.
41 min
127
The Big Picture Questions About The New York Kn...
Gavin Schall is joined by The Strickland's Ariel Pacheco to answer some big picture questions about the New York Knicks. Do the Knicks have a player on their roster who could be the second option on a championship team? How would they rank the most likely options?
34 min
128
Knicks take two steps back in loss vs. the Pacers
Alex and Gavin talk about the New York Knicks' latest embarrassing loss against the Indiana Pacers, featuring a show-stopping in-game dunk by Obi Toppin and not much else. Could benching the ineffective Evan Fournier be an answer? Are the Knicks bottling up some tension?
39 min
129
RJ BARRETT, MITCHELL ROBINSON AND THE NEW YORK ...
Gavin Schall goes solo to discuss breakout performances from RJ Barrett and Mitchell Robinson and so much more!
30 min
130
The Six Stats That Define The New York Knicks S...
Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe are back to share the six stats that have defined the New York Knicks' struggles this season. Just how bad have the starters been in transition? How has Mitchell Robinson's lack of mobility impacted the Knicks' rebounding? Plus so much more!
36 min
131
Knicks find a new low in embarrassing home loss...
Alex goes solo to break down the Knicks' terrible 113-99 loss to the Nuggets, including some inflammatory comments by Tom Thibodeau postgame about RJ Barrett, Julius Randle's continued uninspired play on both ends, why the next stretch of games will be critical for the Knicks, and more.
36 min
132
Knicks run with the Bulls but can't overcome 21...
Alex goes solo to break down the Knicks' 116-112 loss to the Bulls at home, one where Julius Randle went off, Mitchell Robinson had a great second half, and the guard trio of Alec Burks, Immanuel Quickley, and Evan Fournier went off, but ultimately the team couldn't overcome a 21-point first half Bulls lead.
36 min
133
The Knicks Fall To The Nets Despite Heroic Effo...
Gavin goes solo to breakdown a dramatic loss in Barclays including spectacular performances from Julius Randle and Alec Burks, shoddy officiating and so much more!
41 min
134
Can The Knicks Take Down The Nets? With Locked ...
Gavin is joined by Locked On Nets co-host Adam Armbrecht to preview Knicks-Nets including issues in both rotations, just how confident Adam is the Nets will eventually get peak James Harden and which team will win the game.
32 min
135
EMERGENCY POD: Kemba Walker benched by Tom Thib...
Alex goes solo to break down the news that Tom Thibodeau is removing Kemba Walker from the Knicks' rotation in favor of Alec Burks starting and Immanuel Quickley/Derrick Rose off the bench, including an inside look at some of the stats that have defined Kemba's poor start to the season, what Burks brings to the starting unit, and whether Kemba has a path to returning to the Knicks' rotation — or if he could have already played his last game in a Knicks uniform.
25 min
136
SWEET SWEET REVENGE: Alec Burks Leads The Bange...
Gavin and Alex dive deep on the Knicks' win of the year including Alec Burks' heroics, RJ Barrett letting the game come to him, lots of run for the rookies and more fantastic point guard play from Immanuel Quickley.
37 min
137
Knicks get smoked by red-hot Suns; Is it time f...
Alex goes solo to break down the Knicks' blowout loss to the red-hot Suns, including why Immanuel Quickley deserves more playing time, why the Knicks missed Derrick Rose, a nondescript performance from Julius Randle, and more.
33 min
138
Is RJ Barrett Or Immanuel Quickley The Knicks T...
Alex and Gavin are back to wrap up their Knicks asset ranking series by sharing their top fives including debates between Julius Randle and Obi Toppin and Immanuel Quickley vs. RJ Barrett.
36 min
139
The Knicks Reign Supreme In The Battle Of Coast...
Gavin goes solo to break down the highs and lows of a big Knicks win over the Lakers, including the team's incendiary start and some hot shooting from Immanuel Quickley and Evan Fournier.
26 min
140
Ranking The Knicks Best Trade Assets Part One: ...
Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe are back to rank the Knicks' best trade assets! Do Kemba Walker and Evan Fournier even make the list? How high is Derrick Rose?
36 min
141
Knicks lose to Bulls to cap a wacky weekend; Wa...
Alex is joined by Matthew Miranda (@MMiranda613 on Twitter) of The Strickland and Bleav to break down the Knicks' weekend split with the Rockets and Bulls, give takeaways from both games, discuss the inflated expectations being placed on the Knicks this year, and preview a tough stretch ahead for New York.
41 min
142
Is Alec Burks going to start over Evan Fournier...
Alex goes solo to break down one of the most likely outcomes to attempt to solve the Knicks' starting lineup woes: swapping Alec Burks and Evan Fournier. What do the stats say about the potential fit of Burks with the starters? Could he actually be a better connector than Fournier?
29 min
143
A Magic Trick Gone Wrong: The New York Knicks W...
Gavin Schall is joined by the host of Locked On Magic Philip Rossman-Reich to break down the Knicks' brutal loss to the Magic from both teams' perspectives. Including why the Knicks starting lineup continues to fail and more brilliance from the bench duo of Obi Toppin and Immanuel Quickley,.
37 min
144
Mailbag Pt. 2: Do the Knicks need an upgrade? W...
Alex and Gavin finish up your mailbag questions for the month, including whether the Knicks need to upgrade a position (Fournier? Robinson?), what's up with RJ Barrett right now, why Taj excels as a rim protector, why it's important not to panic based off the early season struggles, and the best booze spots in the Garden.
35 min
145
Immanuel Quickley Puts On A Show As The Knicks ...
Alex and Gavin dive deep into the Knicks come back win over the Pacers including a brilliant performance for Immanuel Quickley and fourth quarter redemption for RJ Barrett and Julius Randle.
36 min
146
Mailbag Part One: Deandre Ayton To The New York...
Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe are back to answer your questions! Including whether or not the New York Knicks should bench Kemba Walker and who exactly should they be looking to trade for?
42 min
147
Knicks blow it once again, lose to Hornets afte...
Alex is joined by Derek Reifer (@d_reif on Twitter) of The Strickland and RJ Barrett Stats fame on Twitter, to break down the Knicks' 104-96 road loss to the Hornets, including the starters' continued ineptitude, the bench's efficacy, how to get Obi Toppin more involved, how to fix the defense, and what other changes could potentially help fix the struggling Knicks.
41 min
148
Knicks' starters dig a hole, bench tries to dig...
Alex goes solo to break down the Knicks' latest game against the Milwaukee Bucks, including another near-comeback from the bench, led by Immanuel Quickley, Obi Toppin, and Derrick Rose. Also, the listless play of the starters, and how to fix the Knicks going forward.
35 min
149
Diagnosing The New York Knicks Defensive Woes A...
Gavin Schall is joined by The Strickland wordsmith Jack Huntley to discuss his article diagnosing the Knicks defensive woes including issues with the new guards, and whether or not Mitchell Robinson will get back to full speed. Then they pivot into discussing Jack's latest piece on the brilliance of Obi Toppin, and what his future ultimately is on the Knicks.
40 min
150
Knicks extend to 2-0 vs. 76ers after Julius Ran...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' 103-96 win over the Sixers on the road, featuring a 31-point effort from Julius Randle, a late game surge from Kemba Walker, RJ Barrett not getting foul calls, Evan Fournier having a somewhat quiet but good game, and more!
41 min
151
The New York Knicks Lose To The...Cavs?!? What'...
Gavin Schall is joined by Pod Strickland co-host Prezidente to discuss the Knicks' brutal loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers, but more importantly some of the big picture implications to come out of it including diagnosing what exactly is wrong with Julius Randle, Immanuel Quickley hitting his stride and so much more!
43 min
152
The Buck Stops Here: Derrick Rose Leads A Knick...
Gavin goes solo to break down the New York Knicks historic comeback victory over the Milwaukee Bucks led by Derrick Rose returning to MVP form, Julius Randle stepping up to the plate and so much more.
31 min
153
Knicks fall to Pacers: RJ Barrett shines again,...
Alex is joined by John Schmeelk of the Bank Shot Podcast on WFAN (@Schmeelk on Twitter) to talk about the New York Knicks' loss to the Indiana Pacers, including talking about the defense, RJ Barrett's continued excellence, Myles Turner's huge night for the Pacers, and more! Check out The Bank Shot podcast for the second part of this discussion! https://www.audacy.com/wfan/podcasts/the-bank-shot-20986
36 min
154
Will RJ Barrett keep owning Indiana? Knicks-Pac...
Bonus episode! Alex talks with Tony East of Locked On Pacers (@TEastNBA on Twitter) about the Knicks' matchup with the Pacers in Indiana, including RJ Barrett's hot play against Indy dating back to last season, the Pacers finally getting healthy, whether this will be a bounce-back game for the Knicks, and more!
31 min
155
Diagnosing the Knicks' early season performance...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Benjy Ritholtz (@BenRitholtzNBA on Twitter) to break down the Knicks' first seven games, identify trends in their offense and defense, talk about Julius Randle and RJ Barrett's performance so far, try to determine the Knicks' ceiling and floor, and more!
44 min
156
The Knicks Fall To The North
Gavin and Alex breakdown a disappointing loss to the Raptors including Julius Randle dropping off the face of the earth after an amazing first quarter and RJ Barrett looking like he's made a jump.
38 min
157
The RJ Barrett Game
Alex and Gavin talk through RJ Barrett's career night.
40 min
158
The Ringer's Mirin Fader on Immanuel Quickley, ...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Mirin Fader of The Ringer (@MirinFader on Twitter) to discuss her new article on Immanuel Quickley from this past week — untold stories from the article, his journey to getting drafted by the Knicks, the joy he goes through life with, his strong bond with his mom, and much more!
36 min
159
The Knicks Survive Against The Bulls
Gavin and Alex talk through the chaotic final minutes of Knicks-Bulls and how New York held on before getting into big nights for Kemba Walker, RJ Barrett and Julius Randle.
38 min
160
Knicks-Bulls preview: A rivalry about to be ren...
Alex and Gavin preview the Knicks' showdown with the 4-0 Chicago Bulls, including whether the Bulls' cushy schedule so far has led to their fast start, fun matchups to watch in the game, and what the renewed and reinvigorated East this year means for the Knicks and others as far as inter-conference rivalries go.
33 min
161
Only Took Five Years: The Knicks Crush The Sixers
Gavin is joined by Pod Strickland Co-Host Shwinny Pooh to break down the Knicks easy win over the Sixers.
41 min
162
A Magic Trick: Poor Shooting Curses The Knicks
Gavin and Alex dive deep into the Knicks surprising loss to the Magic including just how much of a margin for error the Knicks have against the worst teams in the league and what exactly is going on with Kemba Walker's poor start?
40 min
163
Knicks Decimate The Magic, Are They The Third B...
Gavin goes solo to breakdown the big win over the Magic and the Knicks place in the Eastern Conference hierarchy.
23 min
164
Knicks outlast the Celtics in 2OT; Randle and F...
Alex is joined by Zach DiLuzio (@zjdiluzio on Twitter) of The Strickland to go over the Knicks' 138-134 marathon victory in double overtime over the Boston Celtics to open the 2020-21 NBA season. Included: Julius Randle's brilliance, Evan Fournier's clutch shotmaking, Mitchell Robinson's impact, and RJ Barrett's second half dominance.
40 min
165
Opening Night Knicks Hype: Where Are We Confide...
Alex and Gavin get you hyped for opening night by each sharing an area they're confident about for the Knicks on opening night and each sharing an area they're concerned,
34 min
166
Season Previews: How high can Kemba Walker take...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Prez of The Strickland (@_prezidente on Twitter) to talk Kemba Walker — what his return to New York means for the city, how he can best be utilized in the Big Apple, if his defense needs to be heavily hidden, and much more!
44 min
167
2021-22 Knicks Season Bold Predictions: Locked ...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Jonathan Macri and Jeremy Cohen of Knicks Film School to finish up their bold predictions for the 2021-22 season. Will Mitch get some hardware? Will Grimes crack the rotation? Will IQ become a point guard maestro? Make sure to check out part 1 of this episode on the Knicks Film School feed, and part 2 on the Locked On Knicks feed!
32 min
168
2021-22 Knicks Season Bold Predictions: Locked ...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Jonathan Macri and Jeremy Cohen of Knicks Film School to get into some of their bold predictions for this season. In this episode: Could Kevin Knox be involved in a move this year? Will the Knicks have an elite 3-point shooting team? Will Obi Toppin put up some very lofty per-36 stats? Find the first part of this discussion on the Knicks Film School podcast!
36 min
169
Julius wins the game, Mitch returns, and the Kn...
Alex goes solo to break down the Knicks' 115-113 preseason-ending victory over the Wizards, including a Julius Randle game-winner, a shocking display of small ball, the surprisingly good return of Mitchell Robinson, maybe a little concern about the team mailing it in to start games against bad teams, and more!
39 min
170
What Constitutes A Successful Season For Julius...
Alex and Gavin preview Julius Randle's 2021-2022 season including the stats that made him great a year ago and a litany of questions that will define his year.
40 min
171
King Julius retakes his throne, Knicks beat Pis...
Alex and Gavin break down the Knicks' third preseason game, a 108-100 win over the Detroit Pistons, including Julius Randle's post-baby brilliance, IQ's quietly great game handling the ball, RJ Barrett's playmaking, Mitch's hopefully impending return, and the ageless wonder that is Taj Gibson.
35 min
172
A Taste Of Final Review With Andrew Claudio
The boys are once again joined by Andrew Claudio for a mini 'sode previewing his film podcast Final Review.
10 min
173
The Mitchell Robinson Deep Dive With Andrew Cla...
The boys are joined by Knicks Film School Producer and the host of The Final Review Podcast Andrew Claudio to discuss everything Mitchell Robinson including his health concerns, offensive potential and future contract.
39 min
174
Season Previews: Can Derrick Rose repeat his fa...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Jeremy Cohen (@TheCohencidence on Twitter) of Knicks Film School and The Strickland to get into previewing Derrick Rose's season, including how hard it was to adjust opinions on Rose after his first stint in New York, whether he can keep up his blistering shooting, how important finishing is to his future, and how he can continue to mentor Immanuel Quickley.
49 min
175
Preseason Game Two: Immanuel Quickley Making A ...
Gavin is joined by the thread master himself Ariel Pacheco of The Strickland to breakdown the Knicks second preseason game including the massive potential of the offense, Immanuel Quickley showing off major strides as a playmaker, just how much we'll get to see the impact of RJ Barrett's improvements and much more!
46 min
176
A Quentin Grimes Season Preview: Is He a Long T...
Gavin and Alex dive deep on the Knicks' first-round pick Quentin Grimes. Will he play this year? What's his most NBA-ready skill? So much more!
38 min
177
Preseason Opener: Kemba Walker, Julius Randle a...
Alex and Gavin dive deep into the New York Knicks preseason opening decimation of the Indiana Pacers including Kemba Walker's debut and the promise of the starting lineup.
48 min
178
What To Watch This Preseason: How Will Kemba Wa...
THE KNICKS ARE BACK! And so are Gavin and Alex to give you their thoughts on what they're most exciting to see this preseason.
52 min
179
Season Previews: Will Immanuel Quickley get a c...
Alex and Gavin preview the upcoming season for Immanuel Quickley, including what skills he most needs to improve on in 2021-22, just how good his outside shooting was as a rookie, how his All-Rookie First Team snub is still insulting, whether he'll get enough opportunities as a lead ball handler, and so much more!
40 min
180
Season Previews: Will Deuce McBride carve out a...
Alex and Gavin preview the season ahead for Deuce McBride, trying to project if he'll be able to find the floor or not, but also wondering whether that will even matter as long as he brings the same intensity that he brought to every Summer League game to the NBA. The guys also previewed Luca Vildoza, who ironically was just waived this morning (which Gavin basically predicted!).
43 min
181
Season Previews: Could Obi Toppin actually play...
Alex and Gavin preview the season ahead for Obi Toppin, including speculating if his path to playing time could be playing the small forward for spurts, if he's basically on track to become what we thought Kevin Knox could be, if his best years of his career will come on another team, and more.
41 min
182
Season Previews: How will Nerlens Noel and Taj ...
Alex and Gavin discuss Nerlens Noel and Taj Gibson, two centers who filled in wonderfully for Mitchell Robinson after he was injured last year and put up some truly great numbers at the 5. How will the two of them find minutes this year with Mitch back?
43 min
183
Knicks Media Day recap: The starting point guar...
Alex and Gavin discuss the goings-on from Knicks Media Day, including Derrick Rose's anointing Kemba Walker the starting point guard, the Knicks all being vaccinated amongst a crazy day of anti-vax conspiracies in the NBA, Mitchell Robinson's status, and more!
48 min
184
RJ Barrett Vs. Tyler Herro With The Strickland'...
Gavin and Alex are joined by The Strickland's Derek Reifer to talk about the weaknesses RJ Barrett needs to sure up to make the leap and then play a game of would rather between RJ and various young talents around the league.
37 min
185
RJ Barrett Season Preview With The Strickland's...
Alex and Gavin are joined by The Strickland's in-house RJ Barrett expert Derek Reifer to discuss RJ's path towards stardom and much more.
38 min
186
Goodbye, Frank Ntilikina
Alex and Gavin are joined by Larry The Athlete (@LarryTheAthlete on Twitter), host of the Larry Knows Sports podcast and huge Frank Ntilikina fan, to discuss the interesting thoughts that come up now that Frank has signed with the Mavericks. Did the Knicks fail him in his development? Was he treated too harshly by some fans? What will his future look like? And much more in this extended farewell to one of the more polarizing players in recent Knick history.
66 min
187
Player Preview: Was Alec Burks Over Reggie Bull...
Gavin and Alex continue their player preview series with Alec Burks. They discuss whether the Knicks made the right decision in retaining him over Reggie Bullock and much more.
41 min
188
Previewing the Knicks' season with Chris Herring
Alex and Gavin are rejoined by Chris Herring of Sports Illustrated and the Open Floor podcast to talk about the Knicks' offseason, potential regression in 2021-22, and the similarities between this year's team and the fabled 2012-13 team that Chris covered for the Wall Street Journal.
32 min
189
Chris Herring on the process behind his book "B...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Chris Herring of Sports Illustrated, author of "Blood on the Hardwood: The Flagrant History of the 1990s New York Knicks," releasing this January. The guys talk about Chris' writing process, how COVID-19 affected the process, how collecting interviews went, and much more.
54 min
190
Locked On Magic Host Philip Rossman-Reich On Ev...
Gavin and Alex are joined by Locked On Magic Host Philip Rossman-Reich to dive deep on Evan Fournier, what Dwayne Bacon brings to the table and why Magic fans have some reason for optimism.
49 min
191
Locked On Giants Crossover: Make Or Break Year ...
Gavin is joined by Locked On Giants Host Patricia Traina to break down what to expect from the Giants this year including the massive stakes for Daniel Jones and David Gettleman.
34 min
192
Locked On Jets crossover: Are the Jets primed f...
Alex is joined by John Butchko of Locked On Jets and Gang Green Nation to talk some Jets football prior to the start of the 2021 season. In addition, the guys talk about the similarities between where the Jets find themselves now and where the Knicks found themselves just a couple short years ago prior to their rise back to relevancy this season.
56 min
193
Season Previews: Can Kevin Knox get back in the...
Alex and Gavin preview the season ahead for Kevin Knox and Jericho Sims, mostly wondering if either of the guys have what it takes to crack a stacked Knicks lineup. And in the case of Knox, even if he shows something, is there room for him?
39 min
194
Mailbag Part 4: Projecting The Rotation
Alex and Gavin give their full thoughts on how the Knicks will split up their minutes this year.
38 min
195
A chat with legendary Knicks PA announcer Mike ...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Mike ​​Walczewski, the Knicks' PA announcer since 1989, to discuss his favorite calls, favorite player introductions, fun stories from his time at Madison Square Garden, how he entered the profession, his inclusion in this year's NBA 2K game, and so much more!
41 min
196
Mailbag Part 3: Will RJ Barrett or Mitchell Rob...
Alex and Gavin get into the third grouping of your questions, including which young Knick will take the biggest leap next year, whether Immanuel Quickley will be able to develop behind Kemba Walker and Derrick Rose, whether Dante Exum could be on the Knicks' radar, and what their favorite athletes are in other sports.
36 min
197
Mailbag Part Two: Mitchell Robinson's Future
Gavin and Alex break down Mitchell Robinson's future, the possibility of a Myles Turner trade and much more!
40 min
198
The Return Of The Mailbag: Julius Randle Or Car...
Alex and Gavin bring back the mailbag! They touch on Frank Ntilikina's next destination before answering who they'd rather have on an all-time Knicks team Carmelo Anthony or Julius Randle?
31 min
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Three stretches that might define the Knicks' 2...
Alex and Gavin discuss the Knicks' recently dropped schedule, including three stretches that could define how their 2021-22 campaign goes. Then, the guys talk about a recent NY Post report about a potential Mitchell Robinson extension, and end off talking about the Knicks' over/under for the 2021-22 season as well as some of their favorite Knicks and non-Knicks futures bets.
55 min
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Just How Good Of A Shooter Is Quinten Grimes An...
Alex and Gavin are joined one last time by The Strickland's Benjy Ritholtz to play real or mirage, this time covering Quinten Grimes shooting and just how good Jericho Sims can be.
39 min