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Andy and Brian Kamenetzky bring you a daily look into the Los Angeles Lakers and the NBA. The Kamenetzky Brothers have covered the Lakers since 2005 for a variety of media outlets including the LA Times, ESPN and The Athletic, with a unique style combining traditional journalism, informal commentary and offbeat humor. They'll break down all the latest news surrounding L.A.'s premiere franchise on the "Locked On Lakers" podcast, a part of the "Locked On Podcast Network". #nba #lakers

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1
Why LeBron James Needs to Play Better... and Wh...
The Lakers need more on both sides of the ball from LeBron James. What does that say about the roster?
32 min
2
LeBron James Exits Covid Protocols! Frank Vogel...
The Kamenetzkys discuss LeBron's quick return, and other items with SB Nation's Sabreena Merchant
34 min
3
Talen Horton-Tucker Slumps, Malik Monk Improves...
LeBron James thinks something fishy is going on. What, exactly, we can't say (because he's not telling)...
32 min
4
LeBron James Enters the Covid Health and Safety...
The Lakers got some bad news around LeBron on Tuesday, but bounced back with a huge second half in Sacramento
32 min
5
Do the Lakers Need Anthony Davis to be Better? ...
The Kamenetzkys discuss Anthony Davis' impact, why Frank Vogel plays Avery Bradley and what Trevor Ariza could provide
33 min
6
LeBron James and Russell Westbrook Fuel Win Ove...
The Lakers beat Detroit Sunday at Staples, but things still don't look good, and Frank Vogel is searching for answers.
32 min
7
Should LeBron Play More Center for the Lakers? ...
The Kamenetzkys discuss LeBron dominating (and playing center), the Lakers' lack of identity and a Dwight Howard interview.
31 min
8
Russell Westbrook Shines, but the Lakers Lose i...
19 games in, the Lakers are under .500, and are a long way from being elite. Can this roster play enough D to get there?
33 min
9
LeBron James Suspended for One Game, and Vegas ...
The hits keep coming for L.A., as LeBron James will sit out Tuesday's game in New York with a 1 game suspension
34 min
10
LeBron Ejected, But Westbrook and Davis Dominat...
Man was that a weird game Sunday in Detroit.
33 min
11
The Effect of LeBron's Impending Return, Frank ...
The Kamenetzkys discuss the different ways LeBron's return can hopefully get the Lakers back on track
33 min
12
Giannis Outplays Anthony Davis In Milwaukee, Ta...
The Lakers lose in Milwaukee, but in a way that feels a lot better than some of their wins. Plus, Crypto.com Arena?
31 min
13
Is LeBron James Almost Healthy Again? Plus, a B...
All about LeBron's health status, a challenging road trip, and some "What if?" scenarios with choices around Westbrook
33 min
14
The Bulls Slow Anthony Davis and Torch the Lake...
As the Lakers continue to struggle, the temperature is turning up on Frank Vogel.
31 min
15
Anthony Davis Dominates, Talen Horton-Tucker Re...
The Lakers were busy Sunday, debuting a new starting lineup, beating the Spurs, and prepping for LeBron's return
41 min
16
How Big Lineups Affect Russell Westbrook *AND* ...
"The Center Question" has been framed in the context of Anthony Davis. Turns out, it's about a lot more...
30 min
17
Malik Monk, Anthony Davis, Russell Westbrook Le...
The Lakers earn a massive overtime win over the Heat
34 min
18
The "Russell Westbrook Experience" - How It Imp...
The assumption has always been, if healthy, the combo of James and Davis is enough for a title. Still true? Does Westbrook make it more true or less?
36 min
19
Anthony Davis and Carmelo Anthony (and Rajon Ro...
The Lakers win in OT over the Hornets, led by AD.
30 min
20
The Lakers are in a Bad Mental State. Is Drama ...
The Kamenetzkys discuss how the Lakers are in a bad mental place, then preview Lakers-Hornets
41 min
21
LeBron James Is Hurt (Again), Anthony Davis Mig...
Things are not looking good for the Lakers nine games into the season. When might it turn around?
40 min
22
Are the Lakers Going Back to Starting Two Bigs?...
Frank Vogel said Tuesday the Lakers will likely go back, at least some, to a "two big" starting 5. Is it because they're struggling to rebound?
36 min
23
LeBron James, Russell Westbrook and Anthony Dav...
The Lakers win Tuesday and run their record to 5-3. What's encouraging, what's not, and what's still to come?
35 min
24
Are the Lakers Buying Into Frank Vogel's Defens...
The Kamenetzkys discuss the Lakers defense, Avery Bradley, and Carmelo Anthony's adaptability as a player
34 min
25
Lakers Win Sunday with a New Starting Lineup, C...
Are more permanent changes coming to LA's rotation? Can Melo finish games? Is Avery Bradley gonna stick around?
36 min
26
How Concerning Is LeBron's Ankle Injury and the...
The Lakers are a disjointed mess. Figuring out what's real and what isn't five games in is not simple.
31 min
27
LeBron James Misses Another Game, 10 Turnovers ...
The Lakers blow a 26-point lead to the Thunder, lose 123-115
36 min
28
The Lakers Defeat the Spurs, Huge Nights From R...
Andy Kamenetzky talks with Mo Dakhil (Bleacher Report, The Athletic)
34 min
29
Do the Lakers Have a Problem at Center (and Can...
The Kamenetzkys discuss the Lakers' underperforming centers, Austin Reaves' emergence and Dwight missing the Top 75 cut.
36 min
30
Carmelo Anthony Makes History, Anthony Davis Pl...
The Kamenetzkys react to the Lakers' win over the Grizzlies, with big nights from Melo, Anthony Davis and LeBron James
39 min
31
Why Balance Is a Big Challenge for the Lakers T...
How much D can be traded for O? Can the Lakers leverage their size while still playing small?
41 min
32
Center Minutes for Anthony Davis, Making Russel...
Does it matter if Davis starts at center if he plays most of his minutes there? Plus, is Avery Bradley going to stick around?
39 min
33
Lakers Lose Opener to Golden State: LeBron Jame...
Reacting to the opening night loss to the Warriors, good performances from LeBron/AD, bad from Westbrook
33 min
34
2021-22 Season Predictions: Will LeBron James a...
The season starts today, and we've got predictions! Minutes, defense, shooting, Dwight's ejection total, and more!
36 min
35
Will the Lakers' New Offense Work? Should Kent ...
The Kamenetzkys discuss the Lakers' new offense, how the starting lineup will be decided, the 0-6 preseason, and more.
36 min
36
Are LeBron James, Anthony Davis and Russell Wes...
The Kamenetzkys react to the final preseason game, and the Lakers' preseason in general
41 min
37
Should Carmelo Anthony Start With LeBron, Westb...
Who should the last two Laker starters be? Plus, talk about the team's "fun factor," and Austin Reaves
35 min
38
LeBron, Davis and Westbrook Finally Take The Fl...
The Lakers had their stars on the floor together for the first time against another team. There's reason for optimism.
32 min
39
Talen Horton Tucker Out Indefinitely, plus LeBr...
The impact of Talen Horton Tucker's extended absence, and the Big Three is set to play together
32 min
40
The Lakers Lose Their Fourth Straight This Pres...
The Lakers are still winless in the preseason. At what point is it fair to be concerned?
37 min
41
Previewing the Lakers' strengths and weaknesses...
The Kamenetzkys talks Lakers, NBA and fantasy basketball with Josh Lloyd
36 min
42
Trevor Ariza Out After Ankle Surgery, Carmelo A...
Trevor Ariza out two months. What are the implications? Plus, Melo plays!
34 min
43
NBA GM Survey: Love for LeBron, Anthony Davis S...
There is no #washedking in the NBA's annual GM survey, but why was A.D. ignored? Plus, looking back at Pau Gasol's career
30 min
44
Why Getting Paid Changes Expectations and Deman...
Money changes everything, right? Plus, could Frank Vogel mix and match lineups all year?
37 min
45
Lakers-Nets Preseason Reaction: Lakers Lose, Ma...
33 min
46
How Do You Get the Best Version of Anthony Davi...
Where does A.D. fit in the hierarchy of the Lakers? He's not their best player, but isn't a traditional #2, either...
34 min
47
Westbrook Makes an Impression, Vogel Wants to R...
The Kamenetzkys react to the players and Frank Vogel's comments after the first practice
31 min
48
Media Day Reaction! Anthony Davis Says He's the...
The Lakers kicked off the 2021-22 season, and are 100% vaccinated, to boot. That's a big deal for an LA team...
32 min
49
LeBron is the Lakers' Shadow GM, plus even MORE...
The Kamenetzkys discuss a report that Anthony Davis is reportedly the starting center, LeBron is making moves, and more.
32 min
50
Rob Pelinka Raises Expectations for Anthony Dav...
Training camp opens this week. The Lakers added filled one more roster spot... completing a genuinely unique group of players.
38 min
51
Risks and Rewards of the Lakers Roster. Plus, a...
Nick Angstadt breaks down offseason moves for the Lakers, and looks at a big news week for the NBA
42 min
52
Rob Pelinka Speaks: On LeBron's Health and Fitn...
The Kamenetzkys react to Rob Pelinka's preseason press conference
30 min
53
Lakers Mailbag! Talen Horton Tucker's growth, A...
The Kamenetzkys take Mailbag Questions about AD, Russ, THT, LeBron, Melo and more!
35 min
54
Seriously... Is Anthony Davis playing more Cent...
How did the Lakers, LeBron James and Anthony Davis fare in some recent ESPN expert polls?
35 min
55
Steve Ballmer takes shots at Lakers fans while ...
What to make of the Clippers' impending new arena, and Steve Ballmer poking the bear.
38 min
56
Should the Lakers Be Heavy Favorites in the Wes...
The Lakers are considered the frontrunners in the West. What could go wrong, and who's waiting to pounce if they do?
39 min
57
Are the Lakers Already Gearing Up For the Nets?...
The Kamenetzkys talk Lakers-Nets, plus Carmelo Anthony on why he didn't join the Lakers in 2014.
32 min
58
How DeAndre Jordan Fits with the Lakers, and Ne...
The Kamenetzkys talk with Doug Norrie about new center DeAndre Jordan and the Lakers' new rivalry with the Nets
37 min
59
The Lakers Trade Marc Gasol, and the Roster is ...
What are the ramifications of trading Marc Gasol, for the center rotation, Anthony Davis, Frank Vogel and more?
34 min
60
DeAndre Jordan is Introduced! Plus, Talen Horto...
New Laker center DeAndre Jordan addresses the media, plus talk about THT and Chris Webber
32 min
61
Mailbag! Who Starts at Shooting Guard, and How ...
Kyle Kuzma discusses the trade to D.C., and mailbag questions about shooting guard rotation
36 min
62
How Kent Bazemore fits with This Year's Lakers....
The Kamenetzkys talk with Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu about Kent Bazmore's strengths and weaknesses, and preview the west.
43 min
63
Report: DeAndre Jordan will sign with the Laker...
The Lakers will reportedly sign DeAndre Jordan. Does he make sense and are there enough minutes to go around?
36 min
64
How Much Center Does Anthony Davis Need to Pla...
Despite plenty of scrutiny, are there strengths and weaknesses flying under the radar?
36 min
65
Rajon Rondo Returns, Talen Horton-Tucker is a S...
Rajon Rondo's comments to the media Tuesday revealed a lot about how the team could operate
38 min
66
Grading the Lakers' Offseason: Was Westbrook th...
Sports Illustrated's Michael Pina joins, talking about his offseason grade for the Lakers, particularly the Westbrook deal
42 min
67
Report: Rajon Rondo to Return to the Lakers. Wh...
The Lakers have collected a fifth former player to fill out this season's roster. How much does Rajon Rondo have left?
30 min
68
What If the Lakers Had Traded for Jason Kidd in...
LeBron didn't love Jared Dudley leaving LA to join Jason Kidd. And what if he'd been "former Laker" Jason Kidd?
32 min
69
The Lakers Most Likely to Win MVP and Other Fun...
The oddsmakers have made their early statements, and a few of them are pretty interesting!
31 min
70
How Kendrick Nunn and Trevor Ariza Fit with the...
Kendrick Nunn and Trevor Ariza are expected to play key roles this year for the Lakers. Are they up for it?
38 min
71
Nipsey Hussle's Connection to NBA Culture, the ...
Justin Tinsley explains why the late rapper Nipsey Hussle meant so much to the NBA and his native Los Angeles
35 min
72
Why the Schedule Is Favorable for the Lakers Th...
All in all, the schedule makers did the Lakers a solid for the 2021-22 season. Plus, news about Marc Gasol...
38 min
73
Scouting Carmelo Anthony on the Lakers: With gu...
How will Carmelo Anthony fit on the Lakers
36 min
74
LeBron is the King of NBA 2K22 and Jeanie Buss ...
LeBron has the best 2K22 rating, plus thoughts from Jeanie Buss and more LoL mailbag!
34 min
75
Early Schedule News for the Lakers, plus Free A...
The Lakers have three games announced, and work out free agents
32 min
76
Are the Lakers Better Equipped for LeBron-less ...
Are the Lakers now equipped to stay afloat during minutes LeBron sits?
32 min
77
It's Only August, But LeBron James Is Coming Fo...
Are there that many? Doesn't matter! Plus, is Steve Ballmer really making cost-cutting moves?
33 min
78
How Malik Monk Fits with This Year's Lakers Ros...
A look at Malik Monk on both sides of the ball, plus his fit with the Lakers
38 min
79
Who Will Be In the Starting Lineup for the Lake...
The Kamenetzkys take mailbag questions on starting and closing lineups, continuity, and the meaning of superteams...
36 min
80
Welcome, New Lakers! What Westbrook and Melo Ad...
The newest Lakers were introduced to the city, and Dennis Schröder finally has a new one to call home
39 min
81
How Will Russell Westbrook Fit With the Lakers?...
Talking all things Russell Westbrook
30 min
82
Vogel Gets an Extension and New Lakers are Intr...
Frank Vogel gets a vote of confidence, new players are met, and Kyle Kuzma has parting words.
36 min
83
Will the Lakers extend Frank Vogel's contract? ...
What should be made of Frank Vogel not having a contract extension?
36 min
84
Are the Lakers Too Old? LeBron James is Fueled ...
LeBron responds to the people saying his new team is too old. How much does their age matter?
37 min
85
The Lakers Make More Big Moves (Carmelo, Nunn, ...
How they fit together, we don't know, but the Lakers have assembled some really interesting parts in free agency
37 min
86
Free Agency, Day 1: The Lakers Make Four Good S...
The Lakers picked up four veterans who can help, but it's tempered by the loss of Caruso
30 min
87
Free Agency Begins: How Will The Lakers Fill O...
It's time for the really, really hard work to begin. Can the Lakers find the pieces they need? Plus... will egos be an issue with LA's Big Three?
40 min
88
The Lakers Acquire Russell Westbrook: What's Go...
Holy ****, what a day in LA basketball. The Lakers bring in Russell Westbrook, and things are gonna get really, really interesting...
39 min
89
Who Will the Lakers Select with the 22nd Pick? ...
Lakers draft guru Mike Garcia (@CanyonDriver) joins the show to preview the 2021 NBA Draft. Who should the Lakers target?
37 min
90
Another Kuzma trade rumor! Lakers moving up in ...
The Kamenetzkys discuss trade rumors, the Lakers' draft plans and a coaching staff change
30 min
91
Big Questions for the Lakers as the Draft and F...
Things are about to get crazy across the NBA, as the Draft and free agency approach.
44 min
92
The Trade Rumors Keep Flying: How About Buddy H...
The Lakers have been attached to almost every available player around the NBA. How much disruption should they welcome?
31 min
93
Are the Lakers Interested in Russell Westbrook?...
Westbrook to LA is a fun way to start the NBA's crazy season. Evaluating THT's upside. LeBron is VERY rich.
34 min
94
The Lakers, Free Agency and Trade Season: Who's...
The Kamenetzkys talk with NBA cap expert Danny Leroux about the Lakers, free agency and their own players.
41 min
95
What Milwaukee's Title Says About the Lakers Th...
There are lessons to take for the Lakers next season - including some Magic-fueled semi-tampering with CP3? Plus, scouting Baylor's Jared Butler.
38 min
96
Kuzma, Harrell and Schröder: Who's Most Likely ...
Mailbag questions about Kuzma, Harrell, Schröder and AD. Plus, a look at Oregon G Chris Duarte.
32 min
97
Reviewing LeBron James and Space Jam: A New Leg...
Breaking down the new Space Jam, LeBron's movie star potential, and Tennessee guard Jaden Springer ahead of the 2021 NBA Draft
37 min
98
Will the Lakers do any Sign-and-Trades? Plus, L...
Can the Lakers pull off some sign-and-trades this offseason? Plus, Cam Thomas, Space Jam and more.
37 min
99
How Kawhi Leonard's ACL Injury Impacts the Lake...
Kawhi Leonard could miss all of next season. What does that mean for the Lakers? Plus, scouting potential picks for LA at #22
31 min
100
Mirin Fader discusses Giannis Antetokounmpo's I...
Family, sacrifice, racism, perseverance, discipline and more. Why Giannis is one of the great athlete stories of our time.
45 min