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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

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
Rich Paul Lowers the Temperature Around LeBron ...
As the Lakers kick off the post-All Star section of the year, how high can they rise?
32 min
Interview: Kobe Bryant's Origin Story, and How ...
The Kamenetzkys talk with author Mike Sielski about the ways Kobe Bryant's upbringing influenced his career to come.
39 min
Locked On Western Conference Roundtable: Lakers...
The hosts from Locked On Lakers, Clippers, Timberwolves, Nuggets and Mavs break down their section of the Western Conference standings.
43 min
Are LeBron James (and Klutch) Feuding with Rob ...
The Kamenetzkys discuss a simmering discontent between LeBron/Rich Paul and the Lakers/Rob Pelinka
33 min
Anthony Davis Injury update, and should the Lak...
After a season of injuries and inconsistent play, do the Lakers need to re-think their plan for building around him?
30 min
LeBron Leads the Lakers to a Huge Win Over Utah...
The Kamenetzkys discuss the Lakers' win over the Jazz, Anthony Davis' ankle injury, LeBron showing out for Aaron Donald
33 min
Did The Lakers Make No Trades At the Deadline B...
The Lakers are heading into a much needed All-Star break. Meanwhile, focus comes back to their payroll...
30 min
Is Rob Pelinka a Good General Manager? Plus, Ho...
The Lakers have found momentary calm, but is everyone on the same page going forward?
33 min
The Lakers Look Like Competent Team vs. Golden ...
The Lakers let the trade deadline come and go without making any moves. Saturday, it looked like that might have helped.
32 min
NBA Trade Deadline Day: Why the Lakers Did Noth...
The Lakers were quiet on deadline day. Not even a tiny move around the margins. So what happens now?
33 min
With the NBA Trade Deadline Looming, Did the La...
Wednesday's loss to Portland was a brutal, brutal blow for the Lakers. Can they fix things at the deadline?
31 min
How Does the Lakers' loss to the Bucks Affect T...
The Lakers were thoroughly outclassed by the Milwaukee Bucks Tuesday night. Russell Westbrook is frustrated. Dark times, these.
33 min
NBA Trade Deadline Week: How Active Should the ...
LeBron feels healthy (he thinks), and the team is trying - still - to make Russell Westbrook feel comfortable.
29 min
Lakers Beat Knicks: LeBron, Anthony Davis are R...
The Lakers beat the Knicks on Saturday, and Russell Westbrook watched the OT after failing over and over defensively
34 min
Lakers-Clippers Crossover: Big Night from Antho...
The Kamenetzkys talk with Charles Mockler and William Updyke about all things Lakers-Clippers.
41 min
Anthony Davis, Carmelo Anthony Dominate as the ...
It wasn't pretty - actually, it was pretty hideous - but the Lakers got the win they needed Wednesday at the Crypt...
33 min
LeBron James Likely To Miss More Games, and Jer...
A knee injury for LeBron James is an issue today, and in the long term, too.
31 min
What is Talen Horton-Tucker's Trade Value? Is t...
The NBA's trade deadline is approaching. Are the Lakers in position to improve?
34 min
Lakers Fall Apart Against the Hawks, and LeBron...
The Kamenetzkys Discuss the Lakers' loss to the Hawks, Anthony Davis, LeBron James and more.
31 min
Bonus Episode! Westbrook Shines without LeBron ...
A valiant effort, sure, but the shorthanded Lakers couldn't quite pull the upset against the Hornets
17 min
Anthony Davis Dominates, but LeBron James Sits ...
Another night where the Big Three aren't on the floor together, and another dip below .500...
31 min
The Lakers Sign Stanley Johnson, Plus, New West...
As the Lakers enter a critical stage of the season, they lock up a newly important member of the rotation
30 min
Anthony Davis Returns and LeBron James Dominate...
The Kamenetzkys discuss the impact of Anthony Davis' return against the Nets
31 min
Anthony Davis Probable vs. Nets: How it Impacts...
The Lakers get nine games to see what the team looks like before the deadline, and they'll need every one of them
35 min
The Lakers Lose to Miami... but Anthony Davis i...
34 min
Bonus Episode! The Lakers Beat Orlando, Russell...
The Lakers played a strong second half Friday to beat the Magic, and (for now) seem to have resolved "Benchgate"
14 min
Can Frank Vogel and Russell Westbrook Still Co-...
With drama swirling around Frank Vogel, Russell Westbrook and the team's future, the Lakers head out on the road
37 min
Lakers Lose to Indiana: Russell Westbrook Bench...
Things are coming to a boil in LA. Following a strong win vs. Utah, the Lakers fall apart against a sub-.500 Pacers team
31 min
Are the Lakers Ready to Fire Frank Vogel?
Frank Vogel may have rescued his job with Monday's win over Utah... at least for a game or two.
34 min
Lakers Score Big Win Over Jazz. Russell Westbro...
There are no turning points, they were clear to note, but the Lakers got a big win over a great team on Monday
32 min
Bonus Episode! The Lakers Routed in Denver. Rus...
This one got away in a hurry, and after coaches and players alike agree the Lakers need to play harder...
21 min
Lakers Trade Rumors: Talen Horton-Tucker and Ke...
The Lakers are in a real bind. Improving the team will be very hard. Unwinding the Westbrook deal is even harder.
32 min
LeBron Looks Exhausted, Westbrook Looks Terribl...
Worst loss of the season? Even with all the available options? Maybe, and the Lakers have a tougher road ahead...
32 min
Frank Vogel Discusses Russell Westbrook's Role....
The Lakers head into their final 41 games with huge question marks. We predict what's coming...
34 min
Will Anthony Davis' Return Make The Lakers Cont...
LeBron James spoke Sunday about the eventual return of Anthony Davis. Can he dominate the way LA needs?
28 min
LeBron James Gets No Help as Lakers Lose to Mem...
All about a lopsided loss to the Grizzlies, LeBron doing it all, and an increasingly moody Westbrook
33 min
Bonus Episode! LeBron James and Malik Monk Lead...
Is it safe to feel good about the Lakers, following Friday's win over Atlanta? Maybe, just maybe!
16 min
LeBron Leads Early All-Star Voting, Talks About...
The first round of All-Star voting is out! Plus, LeBron weighs in on Kevin Porter Jr. and media accountability
33 min
The Lakers Have Looked to Trade Russell Westbro...
A turnover-free game Tuesday for Westbrook launched a new line of postgame questions. Plus... Kendrick Nunn coming soon?
30 min
LeBron James, Malik Monk, THT Lead Lakers Past ...
The Lakers weren't perfect Tuesday, they weren't even that good. But they took care of the ball, and that was enough.
33 min
Malik Monk Thrives as a Starter, Stanley Johnso...
The Kamenetzkys discuss the futures of Malik Monk, Stanley Johnson and Avery Bradley with the Lakers
31 min
The Lakers Beat Minnesota, Experience the Good ...
It was a productive weekend for the Lakers, who won twice and got back to .500. Plus, they're makin' trades!
33 min
Looking Back at a Disappointing 2021 for the La...
This was... not a good year for the purple and gold. Finding reasons for optimism in 2022
34 min