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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

Darvin Ham Says Russell Westbrook Will Start, A...
In a wide-ranging interview with Marc Spears of ESPN, Darvin Ham goes deep
35 min
Lakers Sign Thomas Bryant. Plus, Lonnie Walker ...
The Lakers introduced five new players on Wednesday. What did we learn?
33 min
Have Kyrie Irving Trade Talks Already "Lost Tra...
The trade mill has slowed down a little. How long could this take? Plus... Summer League reaction!
35 min
Kyrie Irving-Lakers Trade Scenarios Could Inclu...
The outlines of a potential deal for Kyrie are taking shape, while Jeanie makes (cryptic) waves on social media
35 min
Lakers Sign Lonnie Walker, Damian Jones, Juan T...
The Lakers were busy on Day 1 of NBA free agency, and might just get busier.
36 min
Mo Bamba, Otto Porter Jr., Caleb Martin, Malik ...
The NBA's free agency period kicks off today. Where will the Lakers spend their money first?
32 min
Russell Westbrook Picks up $47 Million Option w...
Plus, is Malik Monk going to remain with the Lakers after free agency opens?
35 min
Kyrie Irving opts in with Nets. What Next For t...
It was a nutty eight hours where it just as fast as Kyrie-to-LA seemed to be gaining steam, it was over.
33 min
The Kyrie Irving Rumors Gain Some Steam, While ...
There's some smoke gathering around Kyrie and the Lakers. Any chance it turns to fire?
33 min
The Lakers Draft Michigan State's Max Christie ...
The Lakers bought into the second round... Is Russ buying into Darvin Ham's demands?
34 min
Would Kyrie Irving Give Up $30M to Join the Lak...
Meanwhile, the Draft is Thursday. Will the Lakers make a move?
31 min
The Lakers and the NBA Draft: Can They Buy Pick...
The Lakers reportedly want to find a way into Thursday's NBA Draft. Can they make it happen?
35 min
NBA Rumors: The Lakers are Reportedly Intereste...
The star guard is reportedly at an impasse with the Nets about a contract extension
32 min
Darvin Ham Adds Chris Jent to his Staff... Coul...
The rumor mill is percolating as the Lakers fill an important role on the coaching staff.
31 min
Ultimate NBA Mock Draft 2022: Picks 1-6 With Ra...
41 min
LeBron James Hypes up Anthony Davis. What's the...
Meanwhile, the Warriors did Lakers fans a favor and kept a bad season from getting worse
28 min
The Trade Market for the Lakers and Russell Wes...
Meanwhile, Austin Reaves gets even more likeable, and ID'ing L.A.'s big need in free agency
35 min
LeBron James Hasn't Signaled About a Contract E...
Was LeBron subtweeting his teammate to prod him to get some shots up?
31 min
What the NBA Finals and Steph Curry Says About ...
Angst around A.D. is about more than next season
29 min
Why an Eight Second Video of Anthony Davis Has ...
Optics are powerful, and Anthony Davis is on the wrong end of them, even if fans are undoubtedly overreacting.
31 min
Should the Lakers Trade Russell Westbrook (and ...
Its hypothetical trade season! This one would be a doozy. Would Gobert excite Lakers fans?
32 min
Jayson Tatum Gives Lakers Fans a Reason to Root...
What, exactly, are the rules of fandom?
33 min
Darvin Ham Begins Forming His Lakers Coaching S...
If there was one guy Lakers fans wanted to see retained, it was Handy. Mission accomplished.
32 min
The Lakers Introduce Darvin Ham as Head Coach: ...
The Kamenetzkys discuss Darvin Ham's introductory Press Conference.
31 min
Darvin Ham Will Be Introduced as Lakers Head Co...
The last introductory press conference the Lakers held was a (bleep) show. This one should be better.
31 min
Talking Lakers, LeBron James' Hollywood Career,...
Is LeBron James the last star if his kind the NBA will produce?
37 min
Remembering Kobe and the Lakers vs. Celtics Riv...
With the C's in the Finals, it brings back memories of more meaningful moments in Lakers history.
33 min
How Hard Will It Be for the Lakers to Trade Rus...
He wants to go, the Lakers would like him gone... but how hard will it be to actually trade the guy?
30 min
Report: The Lakers Will Empower Darvin Ham as t...
The Kamenetzkys discuss Darvin Ham reportedly getting more control than previous Lakers coaches.
33 min
The Lakers Hire Darvin Ham as Their Next Head C...
The longtime NBA assistant gets a four year deal to succeed Frank Vogel
16 min
Why Darvin Ham Should Coach the Lakers, and Is ...
The Lakers have a coaching decision to make. What about a decision on an eccentric superstar?
34 min
LeBron James Makes All-NBA Third Team: Why It R...
LBJ's season points to the possibilities and perils of a James-centric squad
29 min
Scouting Report: Is Darvin Ham the Right Coach ...
He's seen as the favorite to win the gig in Los Angeles, but is Darvin Ham the right guy for the Lakers?
35 min
Kenny Atkinson Scouting Report: Is He a Good Ch...
The Kamenetzkys talk with Locked On Nets' Adam Armbrecht about Kenny Atkinson, plus Lakers-Nets comparisons
41 min
Ham, Atkinson and Stotts: The Lakers Have Three...
It's down to three. Which candidate is best for the job?
31 min
Outside the Box Russell Westbrook Trade Ideas (...
The oddsmakers don't see it as an option, but does a trade to Miami make sense for both sides?
31 min
The Phil Jackson/Russell Westbrook Connection, ...
People are queasy about Phil Jackson's reported support for Russell Westbrook. Should they be?
32 min
Listeners React to Anthony Davis Trade Hypothet...
It's been an angsty sort of week, highlighted by reports the Lakers could be planning for another year of Russ...
32 min
Should the Lakers Trade Anthony Davis? What Cou...
Is the best path to a title caliber team around LeBron James trading Anthony Davis?
34 min
How Big Is the Gap Between the Lakers and Weste...
The top two seeds in the West are out. No dominant teams, or just tons of excellent ones?
31 min
Talking HBO's "Winning Time" and Lakers Culture...
He wrote the book that inspired HBO's "Winning Time," plus "Three Ring Circus." Jeff Pearlman knows the Lakers
40 min
Scouting Terry Stotts: Would He Be a Good Fit a...
He's quietly rocketed to the top of the odds list. Is Terry Stotts the cure for what ails the Lakers?
35 min
Lakers Owner Jeanie Buss Speaks! Impatience, Lu...
Jeanie Buss gave a rare interview that published Tuesday. There was a lot in it to discuss.
32 min
Quin Snyder Seems Set in Utah. How Does That Im...
The Lakers likely won't have a "star" coach to pick, which brings opportunity and risk
31 min
Kings hire Mike Brown. Are the Lakers Now More ...
The Kings will hire Mike Brown, taking a name off the board but also cutting the competition for candidates
29 min
Russell Westbrook Could Be A Laker Again Next S...
Meanwhile, some are reportedly upset Phil Jackson is in on the coaching search. Who? Why?
29 min
Is Trading LeBron James an Option? Plus Adrian ...
Stephen A. Smith suggests the Lakers trade James, while James attacks the dweebs!
31 min
The Lakers are Reportedly Consulting Phil Jacks...
Can the Zen Master help them land a big fish? Is it weird they keep going back to the same people over and over?
28 min
Is Darvin Ham a Good Candidate for the Lakers C...
With news the Lakers will interview Ham, attention goes to L.A.'s process: Who gets on the list, who doesn't, and why?
32 min
Can the Lakers Build a Culture That"s More Than...
The "superteam" model (as constructed by the Lakers, Nets and Clippers) is suffering. Should the Lakers adjust?
33 min
Can the Lakers Get Value in a Russell Westbrook...
Is addition by subtraction enough in a Westbrook trade? Plus, where are the Lakers looking for their next coach?
30 min
Are LeBron James and Anthony Davis Still a Cham...
Part I of a conversation with The Athletic's Jovan Buha, on what the Lakers have now, and what they can get going forward
33 min
Russell Westbrook Removes the Lakers From His I...
It's a rite of passage these days - an embattled athlete removes a team from his social media!
32 min
What the Failures of the Lakers and Nets Have i...
The Kamenetzkys discuss the similarities between the Lakers and Nets this season, plus where Anthony Davis should
31 min
LeBron James Pledges Never to Miss the Playoffs...
Plus, exploring what a real teardown would look like vis-a-vis LA's 3 stars, plus Westbrook trade parameters.
31 min
Does it Matter *Why* LeBron James Stays with th...
The Lakers are in a real pickle vis-a-vis traditional expectations heading into next year. Can they message their way out?
34 min
How Will the Lakers Approach Hiring the Next He...
The Lakers need a new coach. They also need to figure out what they think they can be next year.
33 min
Why Westbrook Went Wrong. Plus, Are the Lakers ...
Lakers beat writer Dan Woike joins the show, discussing the psychology of Russ, Pelinka, and the roots of a coaching search
31 min
How Close is Malik Monk to Other Elite Young NB...
Is this really the year Lakers fans should take shots at the Clips for missing the postseason?
33 min
How a Lack of Young Talent Clouds the Present a...
The Kamenetzkys discuss an ESPN List about the NBA's best young players, the Lakers' lack of direction, the playoffs and more.
34 min
Rob Pelinka (Mostly) Takes Responsibility for t...
The Kamenetzkys talk with The Athletic's Bill Oram about accountability for the Lakers' disastrous season
38 min
Is It Possible LeBron James Wouldn't Sign an Ex...
It's easy to debate the risks of giving LeBron an extension beyond next year... but would he automatically take it if the Lakers offered?
33 min
LeBron Reportedly Likes Mark Jackson as a New C...
The Lakers must do a much better job of matching their coach to their roster going forward
33 min
Frank Vogel Fired. Russell Westbrook And Rob Pe...
The Lakers wrapped the 2021-22 season with exit interviews, and an uncertain offseason awaits
33 min
Frank Vogel Reportedly Out as the Lakers Finish...
News broke literally as the buzzer sounded - The Lakers will fire Frank Vogel after a horrendous season
37 min
Talen Horton-Tucker Drops 40, and Laker Fans Ar...
Does THT's big game add any clarity to where he fits in going forward?
33 min
Should LeBron James Go for a Scoring Title? Plu...
Finger pointing season is here, Lakers fans!
33 min
The Lakers are Officially Eliminated From Playo...
The final fork was stuck in the Lakers Tuesday in Phoenix. There will be no postseason... which still seems weird.
32 min
Magic Johnson Tees Off (Again) on the Lakers Fr...
It's been months since Magic weighed in on the happenings in El Segundo. Too long, we say!
30 min
LeBron Sits as the Lakers Lose to Denver, and o...
The math, and hard realities of health, performance and more, will send the Lakers home before the playoffs even start
32 min
LeBron and Davis Return vs. Pelicans... But the...
BONUS PODCAST! Friday's 114-111 loss might have been the most on-brand loss for the Lakers this year
18 min
LeBron James and Anthony Davis Hope to Return F...
Would the stars returning be enough to get LA into the play in? Will the Lakers pony up for a premier coach next year?
33 min
How the Lakers Got So Bad So Quickly: Examining...
Talking with Bleacher Report's Eric Pincus about a series of front office mistakes, big and small...
43 min
The Lakers Lose to Dallas, Fall Out of the Play...
34 min
LeBron James is Hurting. Anthony Davis is Heali...
The Lakers are hanging on by a thread. Is it worth their stars risking more injury to save... whatever this season is?
33 min
LeBron James Hurts His Ankle as the Lakers Blow...
The Lakers are in a very precarious spot following Sunday's costly loss to the Pelicans
39 min
Why Sunday's Game Against The Pelicans Is a Mus...
It's the stretch run, and the Lakers don't have a lot of wiggle room. Sunday's game is a biggie...
33 min
LeBron James Misses Wednesday's Loss to Philly,...
Their cushion in the standings is shrinking, but the Lakers feel like they've found a good formula
35 min
Will the Lakers Make the Play-In Tournament? Ho...
LA's schedule is brutal down the stretch... but Anthony Davis will come back for some of that, right?
33 min
LeBron James Dominates as the Lakers Beat the C...
Hope can be a dangerous thing, but the Lakers are kinda, sorta, maybe looking a little better?
34 min
Why Laker Fans and L.A. Don't Seem to be Reacti...
LeBron is tearing down records, but the response ranges from respectful to ambivalent, but why?
30 min
LeBron James, Russell Westbrook and Wenyen Gabr...
16 min
Is This the Least Fun Laker Season Ever? Plus, ...
Andy Kamenetzky talks with Greg Bergman (710 ESPN) about this season's misery, and the HBO series "Winning Time"
34 min
The Lakers Find New Lows On Offense, Losing The...
The Lakers can't score, and it's really hurting their confidence. Plus, KAT vs. AD...
35 min
Can The Timberwolves Teach the Lakers About a R...
The Wolves are finally good, and the Lakers are at a crossroads. Plus, it's Twitter Mailbag time!
31 min
Lakers Lose to Raptors, fall 10 Games Under .50...
The Lakers offense reached catastrophic lows on Monday, as LA's deficiencies in scoring punch and athleticism were obvious
31 min
The Suns, Fueled By Anthony Davis Comments, Sco...
The Lakers were destroyed Sunday in Phoenix, and Frank Vogel seems very much over it.
32 min
LeBron James Drops 50 Again as the Lakers Beat ...
LeBron fuels the Lakers to desperately needed win over Washington
17 min
Should LeBron James Shut It Down for the Season...
His knee still hurts and the season isn't going anywhere. Is LeBron better off sitting out? Are the Lakers?
32 min
The Lakers Lose in Houston. Despite LeBron's Re...
Trying to find rock bottom for these Lakers is a fool's errand at this point.
34 min
Is It a Given The Lakers Should Offer LeBron Ja...
The Lakers have many, many hard choices coming this summer, and LeBron's recurring knee problems don't help
31 min
LeBron Sits Out as the Lakers Lose in San Anton...
The parade of unfortunate events continues for the Lakers, as LeBron sits out one game after dropping 56 points...
30 min
More Reports of Tension Between Russell Westbro...
The Kamenetzkys discuss new reports about Westbrook's issues in film sessions, a push to play him off the bench, and more.
33 min
Bonus Episode! LeBron James Scores 56 points as...
LeBron is still excellent, and for one night at least, Lakers fans can go to sleep with a smile...
16 min
The Lakers Lose Their 7th Straight Game. Could ...
The Kamenetzkys talk about the loss to the Clippers, the Lakers' supporting cast, and the possibility of Russ getting moved to bench
33 min
Frank Vogel Still Has Faith in the Lakers. Do H...
Meanwhile, speculation around the offseason is heating up early. Who's jobs are safe?
33 min
Lakers Lose Third Straight. Russell Westbrook: ...
Dallas 109, Lakers 104... The purple and gold have lost 10 of 13, and are flirting with missing the playoffs.
33 min
LeBron James is Facing Backlash, and the Lakers...
The Lakers seem to have a leadership problem. Is there one voice that ultimately steers the ship?
28 min
LeBron Struggles as the Lakers Lose to New Orle...
The Lakers played arguably their worst game of the season - among many... could they play out of the play in?
33 min
The Lakers Suffer a Bad Loss Friday vs. the Cli...
The Kamenetzkys discuss a tough loss to the Clippers, and LeBron's postgame comments about the Lakers
20 min