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Gavin Schall and Alex Wolfe host the Locked On Knicks podcast, giving you a daily look inside the New York Knicks and the NBA with all the latest news, insight and expertise. From Clyde-isms, to RJ Barrett and Jalen Brunson highlights, to rampant draft and free agency speculation, Alex and Gavin have you covered every day on Locked On Knicks, part of the Locked On Podcast Network.

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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!
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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
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Final Reflections On The Draft, What Ifs And Wh...
Where did the New York Knicks go so wrong on draft night?
27 min
104
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.
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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.
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.
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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?
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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?
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.
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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.
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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.
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What Can The New York Knicks Learn From The War...
What does it really take to win a championship?
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Will Obi Toppin's Hot Finish Force Julius Randl...
Is Julius Randle or Obi Toppin the Knicks power forward of the future?
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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?
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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
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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
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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
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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!
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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!
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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
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Offseason Wings Primer Pt. 1: Can RJ Barrett pr...
Alex and Gavin continue their offseason previews by breaking down the wings already on the Knicks' roster. Can RJ Barrett take the next step to becoming a true young star? Will Quentin Grimes and Cam Reddish be given the opportunities they need to get better? Does one of Evan Fournier or Alec Burks need to be traded to make room?
42 min
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Could Malaki Branham Be A Star For The New York...
After a freshman season defined by nearly flawless efficiency could Ohio State's Malaki Branham be the 2022 Draft Cycle's sleeping giant and a future star on the New York Knicks?
35 min
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Could Shaedon Sharpe Be A New York Knick? And m...
Without a single game played since high school, Shaedon Sharpe is one of the great unknowns in recent NBA Draft history, but could he be one of the safer prospects despite it?
29 min
150
How can Tom Thibodeau's 2022-23 season be a suc...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Jayson Buford (@jaysonbuford) of SB Nation to discuss Tom Thibodeau, who figures to be coaching the Knicks again next year. What does Thibs always do well? What needs improvement, and will he? Should the Knicks hire some more established assistants to replace Mike Woodson and Kenny Payne? And what's Jayson's ideal offseason?
43 min
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Will The New York Knicks Go All In On Donavan M...
The New York Knicks have needed a star point guard for about well...50 years at this point. Could they finally trade for one this offseason with options such as Donavan Mitchell, Shai-Gilgeous Alexander, and Dejounte Murray potentially on the table?
34 min
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Is Jalen Brunson New York Knicks Bound? And Is ...
After ripping apart the Utah Jazz with back to back electric performances could Jalen Brunson be the star the New York Knicks are looking for? What are the chances he wants to be a Knick? If Brunson decides to stay in Dallas is Collin Sexton worth pursuing for the New York Knicks?
37 min
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Offseason PG Primer Pt. 2: Could Dyson Daniels ...
Alex is joined by Nathan Grubel of No Ceilings and Draft Deeper to get into guard options that could be available to the Knicks in the NBA Draft, including why TyTy Washington might overlap too much with Immanuel Quickley, why Dyson Daniels could maybe be the most perfect player in the draft for the Knicks, scouting Kennedy Chandler and Ochai Agbaji, and a sleeper that Nathan likes for New York.
41 min
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Offseason Point Guard Primer Pt. 1: Should Imma...
Alex and Gavin begin previewing the offseason, starting with the Knicks' most beleaguered position for decades: point guard. In this first part, the guys take a look at the options on the roster. Should Immanuel Quickley be the starter? How much does Derrick Rose still have in the tank? Is Deuce McBride ready for a bigger role? And more!
39 min
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What's Quentin Grimes Ceiling? Is Mitchell Robi...
We know that Quentin Grimes is an electric shooter and stout defender, but is there more there? Mitchell Robinson's highs are insanely high but he also has some defined weaknesses, could Jericho Sims' more well-rounded game make him a better long-term option?
33 min
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Can The New York Knicks Obi Toppin Be A Star Ro...
Obi Toppin finished the season looking like a superstar, but how much of that was real? Where is Obi elite and where can he still get better?
38 min
157
Is RJ Barrett or Immanuel Quickley the New York...
You may have noticed that RJ Barret, Immanuel Quickley and every other New York Knick were left off both ESPN's and The Athletic's best prospects under 25 lists. That didn't sit right with us so we decided to make our own and are joined by one of the great basketball minds on Knicks Twitter The Strickland's Dallas Amico to debate if RJ Barrett or Immanuel Quickley is the Knicks' best prospect of the future.
41 min
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Building the ideal Knicks offseason: Deandre Ay...
Alex and Gavin are rejoined by Shwinnypooh (@shwinnypooh on Twitter) of The Strickland to finish talking about big questions for the 2022-23 offseason, featuring their offseason plans. Deandre Ayton, Malcolm Brogdon, and a leaning into the Knicks' own youth movement come up, and more!
34 min
159
What impact could Immanuel Quickley and Obi Top...
Alex and Gavin are rejoined by Shwinnypooh (@shwinnypooh on Twitter) to get into the stats and arguments for the impact that Immanuel Quickley and Obi Toppin could have if they were inserted into the Knicks' starting lineup in the 2022-23 season.
27 min
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Can Tom Thibodeau still be a success with the K...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Shwinnypooh (@shwinnypooh on Twitter) of The Strickland to get into a 3-part episode featuring big questions for the Knicks heading into the 2022-23 offseason. First: Is there any way that Tom Thibodeau can still turn things around and be a success with the Knicks after a tumultuous season?
40 min
161
Obi Toppin and Immanuel Quickley both explode f...
Alex and Gavin recap the Knicks' final game of the season, one that saw the Knicks beat the Raptors in grand fashion behind three career-highs for Obi Toppin and Immanuel Quickley. The guys also discuss the missed opportunity this season — both to win and develop — by making those two and others fear losing their playing time all season.
39 min
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April Mailbag Pt. 2: Is Donovan Mitchell sneaki...
Alex and Gavin are back to answer your mailbag questions for this month, including if Donovan Mitchell could secretly be a risky trade target for the Knicks, what Derrick Rose's future is with the team, whether New York could find themselves in play for two big free agents this offseason (and how they could get the cap space to do so), and much more!
32 min
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Obi Toppin Is The New York Knicks PF Of The Fut...
Obi Toppin has proven over the last few weeks that he's the New York Knicks power forward of the future. Gavin Schall (@LockedOnKnicks) breaks down how Obi's improved skill level has allowed him to leverage his athleticism to the fullest and contributed to another standout performance vs. the Brooklyn Nets.
30 min
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April Mailbag Pt. 1: Ranking Julius Randle trad...
Alex and Gavin begin tackling your mailbag questions for this month, including ranking Julius Randle trade options for the Knicks by likelihood and desirability, whether RJ Barrett and Obi Toppin have been subtly calling out Julius Randle with recent comments, if the Knicks should bring back the orange jerseys, and more!
39 min
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Can The New York Knicks Trade Julius Randle For...
Who's the best player the Knicks could trade Julius Randle for? Gavin Schall (@LockedOnKnicks) and Alex Wolfe (@thealexwolfe) are joined by CP The Fanchise (@CPTheFanchise) of KnicksFanTV to run through of series of mock trades.
37 min
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A Dominant Weekend For Obi Toppin And Is Immanu...
Obi Toppin scored a career-high 20 points as the New York Knicks split back-to-back games this weekend! he boys discuss how Toppin's unselfishness and athleticism create opportunities for his teammates.
37 min
167
Is It Over For Julius Randle As A New York Knic...
Is the Julius Randle situation salvageable for the New York Knicks? The boys team up with the legend CP "The Fanchise" of Knicks Fan TV to dive deep on everything Randle.
34 min
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Could Keegan Murray or Tari Eason be the Knicks...
Alex is rejoined by Rafael Barlowe of the NBA Big Board podcast and newsletter to break down Jaden Ivey's meteoric rise up draft boards, whether Keegan Murray or Tari Eason could give the Knicks depth at the 4 if Julius Randle is traded, and a big man sleeper for if the team decides to move on from Mitchell Robinson this offseason.
21 min
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How important is the NCAA Tournament for scouti...
Alex is joined by Rafael Barlowe of the Big Board podcast and newsletter to talk about the NCAA Tournament and how it affects scouting, what prospects Rafael would go after if he was running the Knicks (including a HEAVY sleeper candidate), and analyze Duke's top two prospects, Paolo Banchero and AJ Griffin.
34 min
170
Immanuel Quickley shines... and then gets subbe...
Alex and Gavin discuss the Knicks' game against the Hornets, including Immanuel Quickley's nonsensical sub out late in the game by Tom Thibodeau, Julius Randle's inconsistent presence on the team presenting a scenario where maybe he should just go, and why RJ Barrett should be getting the ball more down the stretch when he's cooking.
37 min
171
RJ Barrett, Obi Toppin And Mitchell Robinson Le...
Another night of stardom for RJ Barrett as he led the New York Knicks past the Chicago Bulls.
30 min
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Weekend Recap Part Two: Where RJ Barrett Can Im...
It's time for a rookie report! Gavin Schall and The Strickland's Stacy Patton discuss how Miles McBride, Quentin Grimes and Jericho Sims are already making an incredibly positive impact despite just scratching the surface of their respective potential.
34 min
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Weekend Recap Part One: Immanuel Quickley Makes...
Immanuel Quickley made a leap this weekend, shredding the Miami Heat down the stretch in a victory for the New York Knicks before helping to guide the Knicks to a last second win over the Detroit Pistons.
44 min
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Could Bennedict Mathurin be the answer for the ...
Alex and Gavin are rejoined by Ricky O'Donnell of SB Nation (@SBN_Ricky on Twitter) to get into some prospects in the Knicks' range in the draft, including Bennedict Mathurin, Jaden Ivey, Jalen Duren, AJ Griffin, and Shaedon Sharpe, including how the first round of the NCAA Tournament affected their draft stock at this point in the process.
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A Career Night For Obi Toppin And RJ Barrett Dr...
Obi Toppin was an absolute beast, Evan Fournier set a record and RJ Barrett dropped a casual 30 piece as the New York Knicks cruised past the Charlotte Hornets 121 to 106.
37 min
176
Analyzing Paolo Banchero, Chet Holmgren, and Ja...
Alex and Gavin are joined by SB Nation's Ricky O'Donnell (@SBN_Ricky on Twitter) to get into the first weekend of the NCAA Tournament and what it meant for the presumptive top picks — Paolo Banchero, Chet Holmgren, and Jabari Smith. Ricky also gives his favorite moment from the first weekend of the tourney.
36 min
177
An RJ Barrett Led Future And Obi Toppin Starts ...
Despite an electric first half from RJ Barrett the New York Knicks fell to the Atlanta Hawks.
38 min
178
Julius Randle and the starters blow it vs. the ...
Alex goes solo to break down the Knicks' predictable 108-93 loss to the Utah Jazz, including a costly rotation decision by Tom Thibodeau and an embarrassing game on multiple levels from Julius Randle. Then, some NCAA Tournament talk, including some St. Peter's love and why Bennedict Mathurin could be an awesome fit around the Knicks' draft range.
36 min
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Knicks Skills Part 3: Can Cam Reddish become a ...
Alex and Gavin are rejoined by Benjy Ritholtz (@BenRitholtzNBA on Twitter) and Prez (@_prezidente) to continue discussing the top skills young Knicks should develop this offseason. Included: Cam Reddish's finishing, Obi Toppin and RJ Barrett's shooting, and the whole team's free throw shooting.
35 min
180
Tom Thibodeau Is Coming Back? And RJ Barrett an...
Gavin is joined by The Strickland's Derek Reifer to react to the news from Bleacher Report's Jake Fischer that Tom Thibodeau is expected to return as the Knicks' Head Coach next season.
36 min
181
Knicks Skills Part 2: Could Grimes' and Quickle...
Alex and Gavin are rejoined by Benjy Ritholtz (@BenRitholtzNBA on Twitter) and Prez (@_prezidente on Twitter) to continue their discussion on the most important skills for the Knicks to improve on before the 2022-23 season. In this episode: Quentin Grimes' ability to attack closeouts and Immanuel Quickley's finishing and playmaking.
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What skills do the Knicks most need to improve?...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Benjy Ritholtz (@BenRitholtzNBA on Twitter) and Prez (@_prezidente) to begin examining the skills that the Knicks most need to work on for next season. In this episode: What RJ Barrett needs to do to continue his rise to star status, and whether a simple move could pave the way for Mitchell Robinson and Jericho Sims to take another step.
37 min
183
The Knicks Future Led By RJ Barrett And Jericho...
Gavin and Alex team up to draw some positives from a last second New York Knicks’ loss to the Brooklyn Nets.
39 min
184
The Knicks get back to their old ways and blow ...
Alex is joined by Geoff Rasmussen of The Strickland (@FrankBarrett119 on Twitter) to break down the Knicks' 118-114 loss to the Grizzlies, including why a return to iso ball down the stretch with Julius Randle, Alec Burks, and RJ Barrett cost them the game, why Mitchell Robinson might actually be under-appreciated, and whether Immanuel Quickley was a little too reserved in this game.
37 min
185
A Career High For Julius Randle And Immanuel Qu...
Alex and Gavin are back to break down a wild blowout win over the Sacramento Kings that featured a new career high for Julius Randle.
35 min
186
Cam Reddish out for the season; What does his K...
Alex and Gavin get into the day's news about the New York Knicks, including Cam Reddish's season ending with a separated shoulder, Mitchell Robinson's projected payday, and some various other notes on Julius Randle, Kemba Walker, and more delved into on Michael Scotto's HoopsHype podcast.
37 min
187
RJ Barrett Rocks, The Mavs Are Soft, And The N...
Gavin and Alex are back to break down the New York Knicks’ utter decimation of the Dallas Mavericks.
35 min
188
Immanuel Quickley, Cam Reddish, RJ Barrett and ...
Alex and Gavin break down an eventful weekend for the Knicks capped by a big win over the Clippers in Los Angeles, featuring huge performances from Immanuel Quickley, Cam Reddish, RJ Barrett, Mitchell Robinson, and more of the Knicks' young players. Plus, the guys discuss why the win over the Clips should dispel the notion that the Knicks' young players can't contribute to winning basketball once and for all.
37 min
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March Mailbag Pt. 2: Building the ideal 2022-23...
Alex and Gavin finish up your mailbag questions, including building their ideal (realistic) 2022-23 Knicks rotation using the draft and free agency, identifying point guard targets in free agency this year, and examining if a tough developmental environment in RJ Barrett's first three seasons has actually secretly been a good thing.
39 min
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RJ Barrett Is A Star And It's Time For The Knic...
Gavin and Alex are back, nominally to break down the Knicks' loss to the Sixers, but really to gush about RJ Barrett becoming a star in front of our eyes.
35 min
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March Mailbag: Casting the Knicks in an HBO sho...
Alex and Gavin begin tackling your mailbag questions for March, including whether they'd take prime versions of Kemba Walker or Stephon Marbury on this year's Knicks, casting a Knicks show for HBO like the "Showtime" Lakers show, Mitchell Robinson sign-and-trade scenarios, whether they'd trade out of the top 10 of this year's draft for future assets, and why Deuce McBride isn't playing.
37 min
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Will The New York Knicks Trade For Zion William...
Gavin Schall is joined by the host of the Locked On Pelicans Podcast Jake Madison to discuss the biggest question of them all, will Zion Williamson one day be a New York Knick?
39 min
193
Knicks lose free throw contest to the Sixers, b...
Alex goes solo to break down the Knicks' 125-109 loss to the Sixers, including why the game wasn't very enjoyable thanks to tons of free throws, why RJ Barrett is more fun drawing foul shots than others, a breakout game for Immanuel Quickley, solid minutes again for Jericho Sims, a really fun lineup option with Obi Toppin and Julius Randle, and more!
32 min
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RJ Barrett Goes Off For A Career High 46 As The...
Gavin Schall is joined by The Strickland’s Ariel Pacheco to discuss RJ Barrett’s career night and what to watch from him the rest of the season.
36 min
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Three big questions for the New York Knicks for...
Alex and Gavin outline three big questions for the Knicks down the stretch of this season: Can RJ Barrett keep up his hot 2022 when he returns? Will Kemba's benching mean anything for Cam Reddish, Immanuel Quickley, and Obi Toppin's playing time? And can Julius Randle keep up his recent stretch of hot play, and does that affect the outlook of him as a Knick going forward?
37 min
196
BREAKING NEWS: Kemba Walker Shut Down For The S...
Gavin Schall goes solo to discuss the breaking news that Kemba Walker has been shut for the season.
19 min
197
Could Deandre Ayton be a Knicks target this sum...
Alex and Gavin are joined by Brendon Kleen of the Locked On Suns podcast to get into the case for Deandre Ayton as a Knicks target this summer after Phoenix refused to offer him a contract extension prior to the season. Is his relationship with the team on the rocks? What's his ceiling as a player? Could he be taken away from the Suns for a high enough dollar amount? And much more!
37 min
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Locked On NBA Roundtable: Can The New York Kni...
Gavin Schall is joined by a panel of his fellow Locked On Hosts including Locked On Pelicans' Jake Madison, Locked On Blazers' Mike Richman, Locked On Spurs' Jeff Garcia, and Locked On Kings Matt George to discuss what life is like in NBA purgatory.
39 min
199
Was Obi Toppin's Dunk Contest better than adver...
Alex and Gavin open today's show talking about Obi Toppin's performance in the dunk contest — was he scored fairly given how hard his dunks were? Has the dunk contest gotten too corporate? Then the guys are joined by Prez of The Strickland (@_prezidente on Twitter) to finish their discussion from last week about some of the best prospects in the 2022 NBA Draft and how they could fit with the Knicks — Johnny Davis, Jalen Duren, AJ Griffin, Tari Eason, and more!
37 min
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The All-Time New York Knicks All-Star Weekend
Gavin and Alex join forces to answer one of the greatest mailbag questions they've ever received from friend of the show Ignacio Lobregat. What would an all Knicks All-Star Weekend look like?
35 min