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Anthony Irwin brings you a daily look into the Los Angeles Lakers and the NBA. He digs deep into all the latest around LA's premiere franchise on "Locked On Lakers" podcast, a part of the "Locked On Podcast Network". #nba #lakers

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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 9/13/16 -- Which Laker will...
The various members of the Los Angeles Lakers won’t win their NBA team a whole bunch of games this season, but that doesn’t mean they can’t help out your fantasy basketball team (at least in theory). But which players will help the most? Is D’Angelo...
64 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 9/12/16 -- Does it matter i...
It’s officially September, which means we’re even closer to Los Angeles Lakers training camp and (more importantly) actual basketball to discuss. Unfortunately, training camp not being here yet means the NBA is in peak silly season. That couldn’t h...
36 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 9/9/16 -- Remembering Shaqu...
Shaq is getting inducted into the Hall of Fame, so Anthony and Harrison devote the entire show to remembering his time not only on the #Lakers, but his lasting legacy throughout the #NBA. It's bigger than you think. Oh, and of course, we spoke about h...
41 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 9/6/16 -- Phil Jackson Near...
Phil Jackson was up to his usual mischief again, this time mentioning how long he thought about trading Kobe Bryant for Grant Hill. Because it's basically still August (it's actually September), Anthony and Harrison react to the Phil's thought process....
43 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 9/2/16 -- How much trade va...
The Los Angeles Lakers are fairly guard heavy as the regular season inches closer by the day. The team currently has D’Angelo Russell, Jordan Clarkson, Lou Williams, Jose Calderon, and Marcelo Huertas in the backcourt, which is a lot of guys to split m...
26 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 8/31/16 -Will Brandon Ingra...
Most of the buzz around the NBA during recent weeks in August has centered on NBA 2K’s various ratings for players, and several more leaked on Tuesday. Fans of the Los Angeles Lakers already knew how D’Angelo Russell, Julius Randle, Jordan Clarkson, an...
39 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 8/29/16 -- Jason Terry's Hi...
The Los Angeles Lakers (reportedly) have 16 players on a roster they’ll have to trim down to at most 15 before the start of the season, meaning the team is highly unlikely to make any further veteran additions in free agency. Jason Terry also agreed to...
44 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 8/26/16 -- Daniel Buerge Ta...
Harrison was out today, but Anthony catches up with Time Warner Cable Sports' Daniel Buerge to talk about the Lakers' bright future. Why does D'Angelo Russell seem to resonate with the fanbase and might it be connected to the criticism he seems to attr...
46 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 8/24/16 -- Andre Ingram tal...
The Los Angeles Lakers recently hired several former Los Angeles D-Fenders staffers to join the parent team. Hosts Harrison Faigen and Anthony Irwin wanted to talk about the additions, and were fortunate enough to be joined by D-Fenders guard Andre Ing...
41 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 8/22/16 -- The Lakers Are C...
Anthony is excited not just about the #Lakers' coaching staff, but what it says about the direction the entire organization might be going in based on the crew they put together. He and Harrison discuss that and make an exciting announcement about the ...
40 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 8/19/16 -- What impact will...
We may have no idea how much his contract is going to be worth, but the Los Angeles Lakers’ signing Yi Jianlian appears to be all but an inevitability at this point. The former sixth overall pick was the third-leading scorer at the Olympics, but it rem...
39 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 8/17/16 -- Should the Laker...
The Los Angeles Lakers made some puzzling news on Tuesday night when Marc Stein reported the team was attempting to bring Yi Jianlian to the NBA, presumably to play for their team. This news unfortunately broke right after hosts Harrison Faigen and...
39 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 8/15/16 -- Is Zubac ready ...
Ivica Zubac was awesome for the #Lakers during Las Vegas Summer League. The 19-year old center ranked second in blocked shots at 2.6 per game and looked much less raw than most expected. Zubac’s high-level of production has many Lakers fans just as ...
38 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 8/12/16 -- Lakers Schedule ...
The #NBA schedule was released Thursday afternoon and while Anthony isn't particularly thrilled to dive all too deeply into the breakdowns, Harrison entices him with some pretty great categories of games we should look forward to. Which game are the #L...
43 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 8/10/16-- Was Russell Westb...
When Russell Westbrook agreed to renegotiate and extend his contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder, many painted it as yet another loss for the Los Angeles Lakers in a year full of them. Supposedly, the Lakers had missed out on another major target. ...
22 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 8/8/16-- Will the Lakers re...
ESPN made some headlines (as is usually the goal with arbitrary rankings) by projecting the Los Angeles Lakers to finish with the third-worst record in the NBA, and worst overall in the Western Conference. Many fans disagreed, and so did a few Lakers, ...
30 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 8/5/16--Discussing Kobe Bry...
Anthony and Harrison decided to take a walk down memory lane in the latest episode of Locked on Lakers, discussing their enduring memories of Kobe Bryant’s time at the Olympics, the impact he had on the roster, and how much of the team’s recent success...
37 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 8/3/16 -- Which Member of T...
D’Angelo Russell, Julius Randle, and Brandon Ingram may have practiced against Team USA as part of the select team, but there are no members of the Los Angeles Lakers on the team that will represent the United States in Rio. But could any #FutureLakers...
35 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 8/1/16 -- Discussing Kobe B...
Locked on Lakers' hosts Anthony Irwin and Harrison Faigen were joined by Jeff Garcia of Locked on Spurs, and the three discussed their memories of both players on and off the court, as well as comparing the organizations they were a part of for their u...
50 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 7/29/16 -- How Can The Kids...
The conversation about how guys like D'Angelo Russell, Julius Randle and Ivica Zubac can impress potential free agent targets was so much fun yesterday, we decided to run it back, but with the remaining young guys the #Lakers have to offer. So, wha...
33 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 7/28/16 -- Paul George Prai...
Paul George joined the growing list of players and coaches who have heaped praise on the #Lakers' young core. So, Anthony and Harrison thought it would be an interesting topic to figure out what kind of leap those kids need to take in order to make the...
33 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 7/27/16-- Mailbag! Which Yo...
Last week's mailbag was so successful and so much fun, we decided to bring it back as a weekly show, at least/especially for the offseason. Questions include: - Which player of the #Lakers young core is most likely to make an all star team? - What...
44 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 7/26/16 -- Luke Walton Talk...
A conversation started with Luke Walton appearing on Shaquille O'Neal's podcast and the discussion about those comments led to an impromptu debate on whether Julius Randle should have played in Las Vegas Summer League. Initially, Walton talks about D'A...
36 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 7/25/16-- Starting Five Dis...
The top story over the weekend was Luke Walton's music choice on the volleyball court, so Harrison and Anthony discuss what the #Lakers might look like to start basketball games on their own basketball court. By our count, there are six guys with legit...
41 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 7/22/16-- Trade Speculation...
Will the #Lakers make any more #offseason moves? Why hasn’t Brandon Ingram signed his contract? How much playing time will Ivica Zubac get this year? Anthony answered all of this and more in the latest episode of Locked on Lakers.
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 7/21/16-- Julius Randle Imp...
The summers of D’Angelo Russell and Brandon Ingram have been the main topics of discussion around the Los Angeles Lakers in recent weeks, but now it’s Julius Randle’s time to shine. The 2014 lottery pick revealed details about his offseason workout rou...
37 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 7/20/16-- Kevin Durant or B...
Kevin Durant has been particularly positive about the #Lakers and Brandon Ingram in particular. Anthony has some thoughts on what that might mean, given his stance in the offseason and actually catches Harrison by surprise! Aside from that, the guys ta...
31 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 7/19/16-- USA Basketball Se...
The #Lakers' summer did not end after Las Vegas Summer League. More than any other team in the NBA, they represented at the USA Basketball Select Team camp. D'Angelo Russell, Julius Randle and Brandon Ingram will spend the next couple weeks playing alo...
30 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 7/18/16-- Las Vegas Summer ...
The #Lakers are back from Las Vegas, so Anthony and Harrison discuss their time out there. Who impressed; who disappointed and who surprised? You won't want to miss that final category. (Hint: We find out about someone's successful gambling career). ...
29 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 7/15/16-- The Latest on Rus...
On the Raining Js Podcast (also of the Locked on Podcast Network), Sean Deveney (Sporting News) predicted Blake Griffin would start next season on the #Celtics. Griffin is not Russell Westbrook, so is this a leverage ploy by the Celtics to lower the as...
31 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 7/14/16-- Should the Lakers...
The talk around the #Lakers is about #RussellWestbrook. Should they trade for him now, or wait for free agency? Then, Jeanie Buss spoke about the state of the team, and what she said should make Lakers fans feel good about the organization's direction....
38 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 7/11/16-- Is Larry Nance, J...
The Los Angeles Lakers have certainly kicked off Las Vegas Summer League with a bang. The team is off to a 2-0 start to the tournament, with one easy victory over the New Orleans Pelicans followed by a nail-biter over the Philadelphia 76ers due to a ga...
15 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 7/10/16-- D'Angelo Russell'...
Anthony and Harrison got together to discuss their views of D'Angelo Russell's game-winning shot and more views on the young Lakers' team's time in Las Vegas Summer League.
21 min
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Ingram, Zubac, Russell and Nance, Jr. impress i...
Anthony and Harrison give their thoughts on the #Lakers' first summer league in an impromptu podcast from Las Vegas. The game was dominated by an unforeseen force.
19 min
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Locked on Lakers: Lakers Trade for Calderon and...
The #Lakers made the biggest deal of the #NBA offseason: They acquired Jose Calderon from the #Bulls via trade. Anthony and Harrison react to that, along with the rest of free agency to this point.
29 min
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Locked on Lakers: Episode 1
#Lakers Summer League is upon us, so Anthony and Harrison bring in Ben Rosales (@brosales12) to preview what the team might look like in Vegas. It's our debut show on the Locked On network. Make sure you subscribe!
53 min
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Lakers Lounge: Chandler Parsons Analysis with K...
Kirk Henderson (@KirkSeriousFace) stops by the Lounge to talk about what Chandler Parsons might bring to the Lakers. There has been some reported mutual interest between the two parties, so the conversation is certainly timely. On top of that, he talks...
48 min
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Lakers Late Night: Free Agency Reaction, Day 1
After years of planning, hoping, missing out on free agents and watching awful basketball to maintain the flexibility needed to field a competitive roster at some point down the line, the Lakers wound up with… Drum roll, please. I’m waiting. Still wait...
21 min
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Lakers Lounge: Free Agency Preview
Anthony Irwin and Harrison Faigen are joined by Tom Fehr (also of Silver Screen & Roll) to talk about the days leading up to free agency. The Lakers have been spurned not just by Kevin Durant and Hassan Whiteside, but somehow couldn’t get a meeting wit...
47 min
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Lakers Lounge: Sibling Rivalry
So, apparently Jim and Jeanie Buss still aren’t getting along, which isn’t necessarily all that newsworthy. Nothing new to see there. The timing of which these reports came out struck Anthony and Harrison as odd, so they took a deep dive into one of th...
49 min
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Lakers Lounge: The Lakers’ fresh future, with C...
The Los Angeles Lakers’ last several years have been dour, mostly joyless affairs, as fans closely following the team are certainly aware. There has been a pretty consistent cycle in Los Angeles since 2014: draft a promising player, strike out in free ...
62 min
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Lakers Lounge: Draft Night Immediate Recap
The draft played out just about exactly as was expected, so Anthony and Harrison figure out ways say a bunch of stuff they already said. They also look ahead to the opening moments of free agency. More specifically: Who the Lakers should call at midnig...
32 min
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Lakers Lounge Live: Luke Walton Introduced
Anthony Irwin and Harrison Faigen again get together to recap everything you might’ve missed with the Lakers, starting with the introduction of Luke Walton as head coach. They give a short preview of Summer League, which is right around the corner. The...
33 min
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Lakers Lounge: Dave Schilling Returns
It’s been way too long, so Anthony Irwin catches up with Dave Schilling on what’s been a really good Lakers offseason, then about these NBA Finals. Also, they talk a little bit about one of the more ridiculous rumors we’ve heard in a little while: LeBr...
51 min
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Lakers Lounge: Discussing the Lakers’ options w...
It’s safe say there has been plenty of news about the Los Angeles Lakers over the last few since the team fired head coach Byron Scott. The team has plucked 
31 min
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Lakers Lounge: Luke Hired, Pick Kept, Future Br...
Anthony and Harrison hadn’t spoken in a while, so there was quite a bit to talk about. The Lakers have since hired a coach, kept their second-overall pick and have the pieces to put together at least a competitive team next season. 
44 min
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Lakers Late Night: Byron Scott FIRED
Los Angeles Lakers head coach Byron Scott was fired on Sunday night, so your hosts Anthony [...]
21 min
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Lakers Lounge: Lakers’ coaching situation and ...
The season is over but there’s still plenty to talk about, especially as the coaching carousel begins to spin. Are the Los Angeles Lakers missing out on opportunities while they hold on to Byron Scott? Darius Soriano of Forum Blue and Gold joins the sh...
64 min
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Lakers Podcast: The cost of giving Kobe Bryant ...
We continue wrapping up the Los Angeles Lakers’ season and Michael Pina of Bleacher Report and various outlets joined the show talk some purple and gold. Pina goes into detail on his article that looks at the “cost” of givingKobe Bryant a farewell seas...
52 min
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Lakers Podcast: LD2K joins to discuss Kobe Brya...
The Lakers Lounge opens up for a very special episode with Chris Manning of 2K Sports — known by most Lakers and basketball fans as the great LD2K — joins the show! He attended Kobe Bryant’s final game and couldn’t wait to stop by and talk about what w...
55 min
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Lakers Late Night: Kobe Bryant gives us the per...
The grand finale of Kobe Bryant’s career is Wednesday night, making for one of the biggest moments in franchise history. 20 years with Kobe have come and gone, and we’ll be live after the game to talk about what promises to be an emotional farewell to ...
31 min
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Lakers Late Night: Kobe Bryant’s final road gam...
We’ll be discussed Kobe Bryant’s final game away from Los Angeles, and second-to-last time No. 24 graces the floor for the NBA. The end will be 48 minutes of regulation away once this final buzzer sounds in Oklahoma City. Subscribe on iTunes | on Stit...
27 min
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Lakers Lounge: Preparing for Kobe Bryant’s fina...
The Lakers Lounge opens the doors as we all prepare for the final game of Kobe Bryant’s career. It’s been an incredible 20-year journey, and it’s still hard to comprehend that it all comes to an end on Wednesday.  The crew from Lakers Outsiders joins ...
45 min
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Lakers Late Night: Kobe goes off on Rockets but...
Kobe Bryant played in his third-to-last game ever for the Los Angeles Lakerson Sunday. The purple and gold were blown out by the injury-ridden 
30 min
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Lakers Late Night: Pelicans beat up Lakers; pre...
The Los Angeles Lakers begin Kobe Bryant’s final road trip with a stop in New Orleans. The Pelicans are so banged up they might just draw sympathy from the Lakers, who’ve dealt with their fair share of injury woes over the last few seasons. We’re down ...
49 min
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Lakers Lounge: Mark Medina talks covering Kobe ...
Kobe Bryant is entering the last stretch of his farewell season, with just four games left in his 20th and final campaign. So who better to stop by on the latest episode of the Lakers Lounge than Mark Medina of the L.A. Daily News? With their new book...
49 min