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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 -- 12/1/16 --How has Luke Walt...
Over the last two years, the game the Lakers played last night was one they almost definitely would not have won. Actually, scratch that. They absolutely would not have won that kind of game over the last two years. Luke Walton deserves a ton of credit...
42 min
802
LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/29/16 -- Will Nick Young...
The Los Angeles Lakers suffered one of their worst losses of the season on the road against the New Orleans Pelicans. Nick Young went down with what was tentatively being called an Achilles strain just minutes into the night, leaving the Lakers without...
40 min
803
LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/28/16 --Luke Walton shou...
The Los Angeles Lakers’ winning ways have been the biggest surprise of the early NBA season, and it’s safe to say a HUGE part of their success has been the coaching of Luke Walton. NBA 2K community manager (and huge Lakers fan) Chris Manning joined hos...
58 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/27/16 -- Why the Lakers’...
The Los Angeles Lakers’ bench was amazing again in the team’s 109-94 win over the Atlanta Hawks. Luke Walton inserted Jose Calderon and Thomas Robinson into the starting lineup to keep his reserve group of Brandon Ingram, Larry Nance, Jr., Jordan Clark...
43 min
805
LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/25/16 -- Discussing how ...
Locked on Lakers returns from its Thanksgiving hiatus with a new Friday episode, featuring a discussion with Sean Highkin of the Athletic Chicago and Locked on Bulls. Sean joined Anthony to discuss Luol Deng's inauspicious start to the season, the ways...
61 min
806
LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/23/16 -- Discussing Nick...
Nick Young used the ice now coursing through his veins to hit a game-winning three-pointer in the Los Angeles Lakers’ last-second win over the Oklahoma City Thunder, capping an incredible start to the season for one of the NBA’s biggest surprises. Hos...
58 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/22/16 -- Comparing Russe...
With the Los Angeles Lakers set to host the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday night, host Anthony Irwin couldn’t think of anyone better to bring on the show than Norman Transcript Thunder beat writer Fred Katz. Before bringing in Fred, Harrison and Ant...
50 min
808
LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/21/16 -- Should the Lake...
The Los Angeles Lakers are on a two-game losing streak, but the team has still surprised this season with a 7-7 record. Their chemistry has been excellent, and two major contributors in both areas have been Lou Williams and Nick Young. The two have pl...
46 min
809
LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/18/16 --Darius Soriano o...
Harrison was slacking off again, so Anthony went and got an upgrade guest to fill in. This time, it was Darius Soriano of Forum Blue & Gold, and there was plenty to talk about. First, D’Angelo Russell continues to drive conversation with his play. ...
65 min
810
LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/17/16 Why we’re so impre...
D’Angelo Russell impressed with his scoring in the Los Angeles Lakers’ win over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night, but it was the way he went about his explosion that impressed hosts Harrison Faigen and Anthony Irwin most, and the two discussed why ...
56 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/16/16 -- Zach Harper on ...
Harrison couldn’t make the show, so Anthony somehow convinced Zach Harper (formerly of CBS Sports) to hop on the show to compare the Lakers’ future with that of the Minnesota Timberwolves. Basically, both teams’ fan bases have quite a bit to look forwa...
57 min
812
LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/15/16 --The Lakers shoul...
The Los Angeles Lakers had a day off on Monday, and you know what that means: more Phil Jackson returning to Los Angeles speculation! The New York Knicks president said in an interview that he wasn’t considering a return to the team he won five titles ...
31 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/14/16 --Is it time to wo...
Los Angeles Lakers sophomore point guard D’Angelo Russell has gotten off to a slower and more up-and-down start to the 2016 season than many expected. Russell has struggled with turnovers and his shot while head coach Luke Walton has often rolled with ...
39 min
814
LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/11/16 -- Julius Randle s...
The guys talk about what they found impressive from the Lakers win over the Sacramento Kings, including the team’s overall and continued lack of quit despite getting down double digits, Julius Randle being a potential sociopath, Timofey Mozgov taking y...
63 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/10/16 -- What are the La...
The Los Angeles Lakers are 4-4, a considerably better record than many pegged them to start the season with. It’s led many to wonder how good the team can be. Despite all the good vibes, however, this team still has some (fixable) flaws, such as the...
52 min
816
LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/9/16 -- Should we be wor...
The Los Angeles Lakers lost to the Dallas Mavericks on Tuesday night, thus unceremoniously ending their three-game win streak and giving them their first home loss of the year. Veteran small forward Luol Deng continued to struggle in the loss, goin...
19 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/8/16 -- Jordan Clarkson ...
The Los Angeles Lakers 4-3 start, and three-game winning streak, was made possible by multiple factors. One of them is the play of Jordan Clarkson, who is averaging 14.1 points per game as the team’s primary bench scorer. Clarkson sat down with Harr...
44 min
818
LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/7/16 -- The Lakers are o...
The Los Angeles Lakers are riding a three-game winning streak after extinguishing the Phoenix Suns on Sunday night, and their run of success begs the question: Is this level of play sustainable? Hosts Harrison Faigen and Anthony Irwin discussed why ...
42 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/4/16 -- When Should We ...
The Lakers are off to a better start than we might’ve predicted, so the question bears asking: At what point should we rethink where this team might end up? We bring in Pete Zayas (@LakerFilmRoom) to discuss why our optimism is warranted. Even whil...
35 min
820
LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/3/16 -- Breaking down D'...
The Los Angeles Lakers were back in action on Wednesday night against the Atlanta Hawks in the second night of their first back-to-back of the year. The team broke their three-game losing streak, and Ivica Zubac looked pretty good in first start in pla...
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/2/16 -- Why the Lakers’ ...
The Los Angeles Lakers lost their third consecutive game on Tuesday night when they played against the Indiana Pacers, bringing their record to 1-3 on the season. The team once again tried to overcome a relatively sluggish start by fighting hard down t...
20 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 11/1/16 -- Which Lakers ar...
The Los Angeles Lakers are gearing up for their first road back-to-back set of the season, but the comments that have everyone talking are decidedly more ghoulish. Veteran forward Metta World Peace spoke to the media about being touched innapropriately...
28 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/31/16 -- Jalen Rose on t...
Locked on Lakers brings you not one, but two guests for their Monday episode this week. First, host Harrison Faigen went up to Los Angeles to discuss the Lakers’ young core and Kobe Bryant’s 81-point game with Jalen Rose at a promotional event for his ...
50 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/28/16 -- Could D'Angelo ...
Over the last couple Lakers seasons, a great game was almost bittersweet. Sure, in the moment, fans could cheer about that particular experience but still have that annoying thought in the back of their minds that their excitement would probably be sho...
58 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/27/16 -- Breaking down t...
The long wait is over. The Los Angeles Lakers kicked off the regular season against the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night, meaning we finally got a real look at the team we’ve been waiting all summer for a glimpse of. How did D’Angelo Russell look ...
44 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/26/16 -- How many games ...
The Los Angeles Lakers will kick off their season against the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night. The wait is over, and basketball is finally back. How many games will the Lakers win? Do they have any chance to make more noise than people think in t...
34 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/25/16 -- Why did the La...
The Los Angeles Lakers made a surprising choice for their final roster cut of the preseason on Monday, opting to cut Anthony Brown instead of Metta World Peace or Thomas Robinson in order to trim their roster down to the league mandated maximum of 15 p...
42 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/24/16 -- Should the Lake...
As much as the battle for a team’s fifteenth roster spot can generate buzz, Yi Jianlian’s surprising decision to reportedly ask the Los Angeles Lakers to release him from their roster made waves late on Sunday night. To discuss what the move means ...
42 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/22/16 -- Breaking down t...
The Lakers lost to the Suns Friday night. Anthony reacts to the game with topics including: Brandon Ingram's ups and downs, Nick Young playing hard despite a poor shooting night and more. Then, as it's become such a hot topic, Anthony summarized th...
19 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/21/16 -- Discussing the ...
There are tons of positive vibes surrounding the Los Angeles Lakers right now, but the elephant in the room is Jim Buss' self-imposed deadline to return the team to contention. Steve Delsohn of Outside the Lines put together a report for ESPN's "Outsid...
47 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/20/16 -- Breaking Down B...
The Los Angeles Lakers traveled to San Diego to face the Golden State Warriors in their second-to-last preseason game. Los Angeles’ young core isn’t quite ready to measure up to the consensus championship favorite just yet, but hosts Harrison Faigen an...
30 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/19/16--Discussing the La...
With Harrison (dangerously inflated ego) out today, Anthony welcomed a couple of his absolute favorites: Andy and Brian Kamenetzky of ESPN Los Angeles and ESPN 710 radio. Good times ensued. The show starts with a lengthy conversation about D’Angelo...
46 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/18/16-- Why the Lakers s...
With the Los Angeles Lakers not playing another game until Wednesday, there isn’t much to discuss other than which two players the team might be forced to move on from before the regular season begins. Yi Jianlian, Thomas Robinson, and Metta World P...
63 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/17/16--Will the Lakers c...
One of the last things the Los Angeles Lakers have to sort out before preseason comes to a close is the minor detail of who will make the team’s final roster. The team currently has 17 players left under contract, and has to make at least two more cuts...
45 min
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BONUS LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/16/16-- Is this th...
Locked on Lakers is normally only a Monday through Friday show, but there was enough to talk about after the Los Angeles Lakers’ loss to the Golden State Warriors that host Harrison Faigen decided to jump on Facebook Live quickly following the game for...
10 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/14/16--Discussing D’Ange...
The Lakers are in completely uncharted territory. D’Angelo Russell, Brandon Ingram, Julius Randle and Jordan Clarkson all need the kind of nurturing it takes to be successful in the NBA. The question remains: Are the Lakers ready to provide the type of...
80 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/13/16-- Why Lakers fans...
Since the moment the Los Angeles Lakers selected Brandon Ingram with the second overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft, fans have been told to be patient with the wire hanger thin forward. This message has continued through four preseason games in the wake...
71 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/12/16-- Is D’Angelo Russ...
The Los Angeles Lakers fell to the Portland Trail Blazers in overtime, and host Harrison Faigen jumped on Facebook Live following the game to discuss his thoughts on several of the players’ performances, as well as why he doesn’t think Yi Jianlian has ...
41 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/11/16-- Can Nick Young a...
The Los Angeles Lakers, and their fans, are riding high after a 2-1 start to the preseason in which the team has looked better than they ever did during their prior 17-win campaign. The strong start has raised all kinds of questions. Can D’Angelo Ru...
48 min
840
LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/10/16--Comparing D’Angel...
For the first half of the show, Anthony responds to what he saw in the Lakers’ victory over the Denver Nuggets. D’Angelo Russell was as impressive as we’ve seen him this preseason, making fellow lottery-pick guard Emmanuel Mudiay look completely outcla...
82 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/8/16-- Quick takeaways f...
The Los Angeles Lakers may have ultimately lost to the Denver Nuggets 101-97 on Friday night, but the team was arguably better in the defeat than their were in their preseason opening win over the Sacramento Kings. D’Angelo Russell exploded for 21 poin...
16 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/7/16--Is Jordan Clarkson...
Jordan Clarkson came off of the bench in the Los Angeles Lakers first game of the 2016-17 preseason, and despite the initial shock the move caused among fans, the athletic guard was solid in the new role. Clarkson attacked without hesitation while play...
26 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/6/16-- Is Larry Nance, J...
Larry Nance, Jr. once again popped off the screen in the Los Angeles Lakers’ opening win of the preseason. The former 27th overall pick in the draft has done basically nothing but impress during his time with the team, serving in stark contrast to Juli...
42 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/5/16-- Tarik Black impre...
The Lakers finally resumed live action tonight. We’ve somehow made it through the months leading up to this momentous occasion and the light at the end of the tunnel, apparently, was Tarik Black. Anthony jumped on Facebook Live to give his immediat...
48 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/4/16--What to watch for ...
It’s been a loooong wait, but Los Angeles Lakers basketball is finally over. The NBA Draft, free agency, and a head coaching search are all in the rear view as the purple and gold head south to Anaheim to take on the Sacramento Kings in their preseason...
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 10/3/16--Why should anyone ...
The Los Angeles Lakers first week of training camp is in the books. The team is done in Santa Barbara, and will return to Los Angeles to begin preseason play on Tuesday night against the Sacramento Kings in Anaheim. However, despite all of the posi...
38 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 9/30/16--ESPN's John Irelan...
The Los Angeles Lakers are in the midst of a full-scale rebuild, but there finally seems to be hope on the horizon. The positivity is positively flowing out of the first week of the team’s camp in Santa Barbara, and hosts Harrison Faigen and Anthony Ir...
51 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 9/29/16-- How much better c...
The Los Angeles Lakers were the worst defensive team in basketball last year. The team gave up 109.3 points per 100 possessions, and it’s fair to say that any improvements they hope to make this season will have to at least partially center on that end...
50 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 9/28/16-- Should Jim Buss h...
The Los Angeles Lakers promise to be more exciting than they’ve been in years, but there is still an elephant in the (locker) room. No, the team didn’t sign a pachyderm to play backup point guard. We are of course referring to Jim Buss’ infamous deadli...
60 min
850
LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 9/27/16-- Could Brandon Ing...
It seemed like a given that Luol Deng would be the Los Angeles Lakers’ starter at small forward when Luke Walton essentially said as much a few weeks ago. At media day, however, the coach allowed that a strong camp showing could put Ingram in the conve...
46 min
851
LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 9/26/16-- Are the Lakers go...
The NBA season is finally upon us. The Los Angeles Lakers kick off training camp today with their annual media day. While this event is always good for some fun soundbites, it won’t truly answer the most pressing questions about the team. Those answ...
44 min
852
LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 9/23/16-- How much will Tim...
The Los Angeles Lakers (literal) biggest offseason addition was free agent big man Timofey Mozgov, but he’s far from the only player the team has vying for center minutes. How many minutes will the Lakers play Mozgov? Is Tarik Black or Yi “the Big Y” J...
47 min
853
LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 9/22/16 -- Can Thomas Robin...
The Los Angeles Lakers did their final bit of offseason bookkeeping in preparation for the start of training camp next week. The front office announced they had added Metta World Peace and Thomas Robinson to their training camp roster, thus bringing th...
57 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 9/21/16 -- How long will Lu...
After boasting one of the worst small forward rotation’s in recent memory a season ago, the Los Angeles Lakers have a legitimate rotations dilemma on their hands this year. The team signed Luol Deng to a deal reportedly worth $72 million over four year...
35 min
855
LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 9/20/16 -- How will the Lak...
Kobe Bryant’s retirement leaves the Los Angeles Lakers with a gigantic hole at shooting guard, even with his (mostly) poor play last season. The gap left in the organization as their centerpiece exits won’t be an easy one to fill, but the team is movin...
45 min
856
LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 9/19/16 -- What should fans...
One of the central questions as the Los Angeles Lakers prepare for their season is how much the team will get from sophomore guard D’Angelo Russell. Is last year’s second overall pick ready to be the team’s number one option? Or does he still need ...
29 min
857
LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 9/15/16 -- Harrison Messes ...
What was supposed to be a great interview with Coby Karl (it actually was really good) turned into a discussion about the optimism surrounding the team because a certain someone forgot to hit the record button. Anywho, might the hype train be gaining t...
22 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 9/15/16 -- What should D'An...
Los Angeles Lakers guard D’Angelo Russell addressed critics of his work ethic in a feature on the offseason workouts of the team’s young core on Wednesday. Russell told Mark Medina of the L.A. Daily News that people questioning his work ethic “don’t re...
32 min
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LOCKED ON LAKERS -- 9/14/16 --Is the Lakers' ne...
The Los Angeles Lakers have had their worst three seasons in franchise history back-to-back-to-back in the worst sort of threepeat, but the run of futility has had its benefits. The Lakers’ frequent trips to the lottery have allowed the team to ama...
26 min
860
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
862
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
863
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
864
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
866
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
868
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
869
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
870
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
871
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
872
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
873
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
874
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
880
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
881
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
882
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
883
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.
30 min
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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
887
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
888
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
889
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
890
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
892
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
893
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
894
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
895
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
896
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
897
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