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Your daily NBA podcast giving you all the basketball news, updates, rumors and analysis in 30 minutes from the hosts of the Locked on Podcast Network. Highlighted by guest hosts like Ben Golliver of the Washington Post, Josh Lloyd of Locked on Fantasy Basketball, Wes Goldberg of Locked on Warriors, David Ramil of Locked on Heat, David Locke of Locked on Jazz, Anthony Irwin of Locked on Lakers, John Karalis of Locked on Celtics, Jake Madison of Locked on Pelicans and Adam Mares of Locked on Nuggets. Part of the Locked On Podcast Network.

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Sixers Miss Embiid, LeBron Goes Off and the Dan...
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil open the show by discussing why the 76ers missed Joel Embiid and Embiid's MVP chances. Then they debate if Bam Adebayo is a superstar, look at LeBron James' high-scoring night and why the Nuggets might be more dangerous this season.
29 min
2
Remembering Kobe | Wiseman's Struggles | Jazz B...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Adam Stanco of Rejecting The Screen about the anniversary of Kobe Bryant's death and their memorial podcasts out this week, to Wes Goldberg of Locked On Warriors about the struggles of James Wiseman and the starting lineup, and to David Locke of Locked On Jazz about Donovan Mitchell and the Jazz's recent form.
31 min
3
Power Ranking MVP candidates to this point of t...
This gets fiery.
41 min
4
Locke and Golliver - Sexton !!! Looking at the ...
44 min
5
Kyrie is back, the night in the NBA, & sour ran...
Kyrie Irving spoke to the media after we learned he would soon retake the floor for the Brooklyn Nets. John Karalis & Jake Madison discuss that, the two games in the NBA Tuesday night, and their sour rankings of things they don't like so far this season, including how it feels like the NBA is doing whatever it can to just get through it.
40 min
6
Harden's Nets, Heat Worries and Problems in Por...
Wes Goldberg, Warriors beat writer for the Bay Area News Group and host of Locked On Warriors, and David Ramil, host of Locked On Heat, debate whether or not the Nets are the favorites in the East and if they are worried about the Heat. Then they discuss the looming questions in Portland and if Bradley Beal should demand a trade from the Wizards.
27 min
7
James Harden's Brooklyn Debut | Caris LeVert's ...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Adam Armbrecht of Locked On Nets about James Harden's Brooklyn debut, to Tony East of Locked On Pacers about Caris LeVert's acquisition and his medical diagnosis, and to Brad Rowland of Locked On Hawks about Atlanta's recent struggles.
29 min
8
Do the Brooklyn Nets now employ three of the to...
Adam just might try to make that case.
48 min
9
Locke and Golliver - Harden traded to Brooklyn....
38 min
10
Harden: "This situation is crazy." | Where is K...
32 min
11
Life Outside the NBA Bubble, Hayward's Hornets ...
Wes Goldberg, Warriors beat writer for the Bay Area News Group and host of Locked On Warriors, and David Ramil, host of Locked On Heat, open show by discussing what the NBA should do in the wake of four postponed games in 20 days. Then they debate if the Hornets are for real and who they would rather trade for between Bradley Beal and James Harden.
31 min
12
Thomas Bryant's Season Over | Suns Hot Start | ...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Ben Mehic of Locked On Wizards about Thomas Bryant's season ending ACL injury and Russell Westbrook's play in Washington, to Brendon Kleen of Locked On Suns about Deandre Ayton's struggles for the West leading Phoenix Suns and to Tony East of Locked On Pacers about Malcolm Brogdon leading the Pacers to a 6-3 record and the COVID issues across the league as a whole.
31 min
13
Which teams should be most concerned with their...
Also, what's up with the Denver Nuggets?
41 min
14
Locke and Golliver - Whose Good? Pacers, Magic...
37 min
15
Denver's uninspiring win, Portland's uninspirin...
A five game night in the NBA is headlined by the Lakers fending off Memphis, Denver getting a great Jokic line out of a not-so-great Jokic night, and Damian Lillard going cold against Chicago. John Karalis and Jake Madison have that, a look at why Jazz-Knicks feels important, and whether Houston should continue to be patient in James Harden talks.
34 min
16
Mavericks Figuring it Out, Heat Starting Lineup...
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil break down Monday night's games and biggest stories, including the Mavericks' big win over the Rockets, Erik Spoelstra poo-pooing starting lineups and the 76ers and Pacers surging. Finally, they discuss what Kevin Durant missing at least four games due to coronavirus protocols means for the Nets.
27 min
17
Knicks Looking Strong | Celtics' Struggles | La...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Gavin Schall of Locked On Knicks about the start to the season for the Knicks under Tom Thibodeau, to John Karalis of Locked On Celtics about the struggles Boston has gone through start out this campaign, and to Walker Mehl of Locked On Hornets about the start of LaMelo Ball's NBA career.
28 min
18
Locke and Golliver - Hammon makes history, more...
36 min
19
Bucks set an NBA record in blowout of the Heat ...
35 min
20
Nets Lose Dinwiddie, Ja Morant's Injury and Bla...
Wes Goldberg, Warriors beat writer for the Bay Area News Group and host of Locked On Warriors, and David Ramil, host of Locked On Heat, recap Lakers-Blazers and Rockets-Nuggets, discuss what Spencer Dinwiddie's injury means for the Nets and what Ja Morant's injury does to the Grizzlies' playoff chances before looking ahead to tonight's matchup between the Bucks and Heat.
30 min
21
Rockets Battle With COVID Absences | Clippers E...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Jackson Gatlin of Locked On Rockets about the Houston Rockets COVID-impacted team, to Charles Mockler of Locked On Clippers about the Clippers loss to the Mavericks on Sunday, the worst in franchise history, and to Adam Mares of Locked On Nuggets about the 0-2 beginning of the season in Denver.
26 min
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Locke and Golliver - Recapping the full night o...
34 min
23
Clippers beat Lakers, Nets destroy Warriors, an...
The NBA is BACK! And we were treated to a fun battle for Los Angeles that went to the Clippers thanks to Paul George. John Karalis & Jake Madison recap that, the Nets destruction of the Warriors, and then look at which two NBA cities should be locks for expansion.
30 min
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Bold Predictions for Every NBA Team
45 min
25
Northwest Division Previews - Nuggets, Blazers,...
46 min
26
Southeast Division Previews - Heat, Hawks, Horn...
41 min
27
Central Division Previews - Bucks, Pistons, Bul...
45 min
28
Southwest Division Previews: Rockets, Mavs, Pel...
46 min
29
Atlantic Division Previews - Nets, Celtics, Kni...
46 min
30
Pacific Division Previews - Lakers, Clippers, W...
45 min
31
Paul George extends his Clippers stay; James Ha...
Plus, the return of "Whoa or whoa."
40 min
32
Locke and Golliver - Who does Harden push over ...
39 min
33
Who's the real loser in the Harden v. Rockets f...
36 min
34
What's Next For Harden and the Rockets, Coronav...
Wes Goldberg, Warriors beat writer for the Bay Area News Group and host of Locked On Warriors, and David Ramil, host of Locked On Heat, discuss what's next for James Harden and Houston's "toxic" culture and how the coronavirus is already impacting training camps across the league. Then they rank the contending teams in the NBA before debating if nuts belong in brownies.
42 min
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NBA's COVID-19 Protocol Impact | James Harden A...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to David Locke of Locked On Jazz about the impact of the NBA's COVID-19 Protocols, to Jackson Gatlin of Locked On Rockets about James Harden's absence from the beginning of Rockets' camp and about John Wall's arrival, and to Anthony Irwin of Locked On Lakers about LeBron James and Anthony Davis' recent contract commitmernts.
32 min
36
Russell Westbrook Traded for John Wall, is Hard...
Nick Angstadt and Ben Golliver discuss LeBron James signing an extension with the Lakers, react to the NBA's first four games, and breakdown the Russell Westbrook & John Wall trade
31 min
37
The Christmas schedule, another Milwaukee Bucks...
The Christmas Day slate of games was leaked, and it's not cliché! John Karalis & Jake Madison talk about that, how the Milwaukee Bucks really messed up the Bogdan Bogdanovic deal & maybe made themselves tough for Giannis Antetokounmpo to trust, the league's approach to COVID-19, and why Victor Oladipo should just go ahead and make his heel turn already.
34 min
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What We're Watching at the Start of Training Camp
Wes Goldberg, Warriors beat writer for the Mercury News and host of Locked On Warriors, and David Ramil, host of Locked On Heat, break down the most interesting teams as training camp begins, the players who will make the biggest impact on their new teams and make some bold predictions.
42 min
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Hawks Spend Up | Clippers Offseason | Bucks Fai...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Brad Rowland of Locked On Hawks about Atlanta's spending spree and what it may mean for the young talent on their roster, to Charles Mockler of Locked On Clippers about the Clippers offseason, and to Kane Pitman of Locked On Bucks about Milwaukee's successes and failures in the offseason.
26 min
40
Power Ranking the West and East | Does the Sala...
52 min
41
Winners and Losers of Free Agency
Wes Goldberg, Warriors beat reporter for the Bay Area News Group and host of Locked On Warriors, and David Ramil, the host of Locked On Heat, break down the winners and losers of free agency.
38 min
42
Blazers Sure Up Frontcourt | Ball & Hayward To ...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Mike Richman of Locked On Blazers about Portland's moves in free agency, to Walker Mehl of Locked On Hornets about the signing of Gordon Hayward and drafting of LaMelo Ball, and to Matt Schoch of Locked On Pistons on the wild start to the Troy Weaver era in Detroit.
32 min
43
Most interesting picks, free agency primer, pow...
What are draft experts really saying?
47 min
44
NBA Draft Reactions from Chad Ford, David Locke...
191 min
45
Rockets rumors galore, Bucks doing what they go...
The Houston Rockets are in the middle of SO many rumors right now. John Karalis & Jake Madison break them down, including an interesting reason Houston would want John Wall. Plus, why it's OK the Bucks overpaid for Jrue Holiday and how the NBA's schedule structure is obviously planning for COVID cases
37 min
46
4th Annual Mock Draft: Picks 25-30 with Chad Fo...
47 min
47
4th Annual Mock Draft: Picks 19-24 with Chad Fo...
48 min
48
4th Annual Mock Draft: Picks 13-18 with Chad Fo...
52 min
49
4th Annual Mock Draft: Picks 7-12 with Chad For...
55 min
50
4th Annual Mock Draft: Picks 1-6 with Chad Ford...
54 min
51
One Thing to Fix Every NBA Team
Wes Goldberg, Warriors beat writer for the Mercury News and host of Locked On Warriors, and David Ramil, host of Locked On Heat, come up with one thing to improve all 30 teams in the NBA.
39 min
52
Warriors Draft Smokescreens | Jrue Holiday Trad...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Wes Goldberg of Locked On Warriors about the draft smokescreens coming out of San Francisco, to Jake Madison of Locked On Pelicans about Jrue Holiday trades, and to Matt Schoch of Locked On Pistons about talk of LaMelo Ball perhaps landing in Detroit.
25 min
53
NBA to resume December 22; Power ranking tweaks...
Welp, here we go again.
33 min
54
NBA Presidential Election - Locke v. Golliver -...
38 min
55
James Harden to Philly?; In-arena sports bettin...
32 min
56
Rebuilding the 76ers, the Nets as Contenders an...
Wes Goldberg, Warriors beat reporter for the Mercury News and host of Locked On Warriors, and David Ramil, host of Locked On Heat, discuss how Daryl Morey should approach rebuilding the 76ers and why the Nets should be taken seriously as contenders in the East next season. Then, they talk about what they would first if they were president of the NBA.
37 min
57
Mike D'Antoni Reunites With Steve Nash | Wolves...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Adam Armbrecht of Locked On Nets about Brooklyn hiring Mike D'Antoni to join Steve Nash's coaching staff, to Ben Beecken of Locked On Wolves about whispers around the number one pick and Malik Beasley's legal issues, and to Jackson Gatlin of Locked On Rockets about Houston's new head coach, Stephen Silas.
28 min
58
Negotiations go public on NBA return date; Hall...
Which is the most efficient candy kids will be bringing home this weekend?
37 min
59
Golliver and Locke - Morey in Philly who does h...
32 min
60
Mavs want to make trades (but can they?), a rou...
The Dallas Mavericks are willing to trade anyone but Luka Doncic & Kristaps Porzingis but are there any "win now" deals out there? John Karalis (@RedsArmy_John on Twitter) & Jake Madison (@NOLA Jake) discuss that, why this could be a really rough year for rookies, and what a December 22 start means for veterans who may not be in a rush to get back to the court.
36 min
61
Ripple Effects of NBA Starting in December, Mos...
Wes Goldberg, Warriors beat reporter for the Mercury News and host of Locked On Warriors, and David Ramil, host of Locked On Heat, open the show by looking at how starting in December will impact the NBA. Then they debate the most interesting storylines of the offseason before asking if Pat Riley was out of line with his comment about the NBA Finals having an asterisk. Plus, what's the most overrated Halloween candy?
35 min
62
New Head Coaches In Indiana & New Orleans | Wha...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Tony East of Locked On Pacers and Jake Madison of Locked On Pelicans about the hiring of Nate Bjorkgren to coach the Pacers and Stan Van Gundy to coach the Pelicans and what it could mean for the the way the teams play and future roster moves.
22 min
63
NBA tiers talk, plus ranking the top 10 NBA coa...
Adam really wanted some pizza for this show.
32 min
64
Golliver and Locke: Who would trade for Westbr...
36 min
65
Pacers hire Nate Bjorkgren; Bubble revenue soar...
36 min
66
James Harden's Future, Most Powerful Players Th...
Wes Goldberg, Warriors beat reporter for the Mercury News and host of Locked On Warriors, and David Ramil, the host of Locked On Heat. discuss why James Harden should demand a trade from the Rockets. Then they debate the ESPN story about the players with the most power this offseason before asking if Ty Lue can turn things around with the Clippers.
41 min
67
LA Clippers Hire Ty Lue & Have Some Internal Dr...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Charles Mockler of Locked On Clippers about Ty Lue becoming the franchises new head coach, plus they discuss reports about disharmony in the locker room, and also to Jackson Gatlin of Locked On Rockets about the Rockets plan after Daryl Morey's resignation.
29 min
68
Either/Or: LeBron or AD, Nets or Warriors, Lonz...
Plus, power ranking the biggest winners of the bubble
53 min
69
Heat vs Nets & Adam Silver's on your left | 11 ...
Ben Golliver and Nick Angstadt discuss life Post-NBA Bubble and ask 11 questions for the 2021 Season.
33 min
70
Can L.A. repeat, changing perceptions after the...
The Lakers are champions, but can they do it again? John Karalis & Jake Madison discuss that, what perceptions of players have changed because of the Finals, and whether things working out perfectly for Anthony Davis will inspire a more aggressive era of player movement.
41 min
71
LeBron vs. MJ, How the Heat Bounce Back and Wha...
Wes Goldberg (Warriors beat reporter for the Mercury News, host of Locked On Warriors) and David Ramil (host of Locked On Heat) discuss how LeBron James winning his fourth championship changes the GOAT debate. Then they ask if the Heat can return to the Finals next season, and what's next for the NBA as they try to play next season.
36 min
72
The Los Angeles Lakers Are The NBA Champions
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Anthony Irwin of Locked On Lakers and David Ramil of Locked On Heat about Los Angeles winning their 17th NBA Championship and about the gallant Heat in their Game 6 defeat.
29 min
73
Was the NBA's bubble a success? Let's make fun ...
Which awards would we like to add?
39 min
74
Locke and Golliver - Final days in the bubble,...
30 min
75
Anthony Davis comes up big in the 4th as Lakers...
34 min
76
Heat-Lakers Game 4, Finals MVP Favorites and Do...
Wes Goldberg (Locked On Warriors, beat reporter for the Mercury News) and David Ramil (Locked On Heat) discuss how Bam Adebayo could help the Heat even the series against the Lakers, if Anthony Davis blew his chance to win Finals MVP and why Doc Rivers' tenure as head coach of the 76ers is already off to a bad start.
33 min
77
NBA Finals Game 3 Recap From The Miami Heat & L...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Anthony Irwin of Locked On Lakers and David Ramil of Locked On Heat to recap Game 3 of the NBA Finals and a big Miami Heat win.
29 min
78
Where do Anthony Davis and LeBron James rank in...
According to Adam, pretty high!
45 min
79
Anthony Davis & Lebron James dominate in Game 1...
Ben Golliver & Nick Angstadt breakdown Game 1 of the NBA Finals, Anthony Davis' dominant performance, and if there is any hope for the hobbled Miami Heat.
31 min
80
NBA Finals Preview & Doc Rivers was getting fir...
The NBA Finals begin tonight! John Karalis & Jake Madison break down what each team might do, whether we believe LeBron James playing down bad blood with Miami, and why there's no asterisk on this title. Also: Doc Rivers was getting fired for anything short of a title. Was that fair?
41 min
81
Biggest Questions of Lakers vs. Heat and What's...
Wes Goldberg, Warriors beat reporter for the Mercury News and host of Locked On Warriors, and David Ramil, host of Locked On Heat, debate the biggest questions ahead of the NBA Finals between the Lakers and Heat. Then they discuss what's next for Doc Rivers, who is no longer the coach of the Clippers.
40 min
82
NBA Finals Previews | Los Angeles Lakers vs Mia...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Anthony Irwin of Locked On Lakers and David Ramil of Locked On Heat to preview the 2020 NBA Finals, looking at the matchup with a look back on how the teams made it there as well.
34 min
83
Lakers hand Nuggets their latest 3-1 deficit
Can Denver survive the weekend?
39 min
84
Locke and Golliver - NBA moving past the Bubbl...
37 min
85
Behind Jamal Murray the Nuggets beat the Lakers...
43 min
86
Heat's Slow Starts, Nuggets' Comeback Chances v...
Wes Goldberg, host of Locked On Warriors and beat reporter for the Mercury News, and David Ramil, host of Locked On Heat, break down how the Heat can get off to better starts against the Celtics and who has the edge in the Eastern Conference finals. Then they discuss if the Nuggets can muster another comeback against the Lakers and the most interesting potential rebuilds in the NBA.
35 min
87
Anthony Davis Wins Game 2 At Buzzer | Celtics B...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to John Karalis of Locked On Celtics about Boston's Game 3, to Anthony Irwin of Locked On Lakers on Anthony Davis' game-winning three to send the Lakers up 2-0, and to Matt Moore of Locked On Nuggets, about the pain of losing Game 2, and where to from here for Denver.
30 min
88
Heat beat Celtics again, Nuggets-Lakers preview...
Zone defense giving a professional team real problems? In 2020?
45 min
89
Locke and Golliver - Nuggets brilliance, Clippe...
33 min
90
Nuggets Advance, Clippers Choke, Heat go BAM on...
Nick Angstadt and Renee Washington discuss Clippers vs Nuggets Game 7 and Celtics vs Heat Game 1 in the NBA Playoffs.
34 min
91
Clippers-Nuggets Game 7, X-Factor in Heat-Celti...
Wes Goldberg (Locked On Warriors) and David Ramil (Locked On Heat) break down how the Nuggets forced a Game 7 and the problems with the Clippers. Then they discuss why Bam Adebayo is the X-Factor in the Eastern Conference finals between the Heat and Celtics before playing match-makers with the current head coach openings in the NBA.
32 min
92
Lakers In Conference Finals | Boston v Miami Pr...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Anthony Irwin of Locked On Lakers about the Lakers pushing to the Western Conference Finals, and then to John Karalis of Locked On Celtics and David Ramil of Locked On Heat about Boston and Miami in the Eastern Conference Finals.
28 min
93
Lakers match Clippers' 3-1 series lead; NBA pre...
Double power rankings week? Double power rankings week!
40 min
94
Kyle Lowry, Raptors Force Game 7, Clippers Enfo...
Ben Golliver is live from The Bubble with Nick Angstadt to discuss Raptors vs Celtics Game 6 and Clippers vs Nuggets Game 4
31 min
95
Lakers win Gm 3, Giannis Antetokounmpo's future...
The Lakers ran away from the Rockets in the fourth quarter of Game 3. John Karalis & Jake Madison discuss that, the future for Giannis Antetokounmpo now that Milwaukee is out, and why Billy Donovan's departure works for everyone.
37 min
96
Celtics Take Control, Clippers Edge Nuggets and...
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil ask if the Raptors can come back to beat the Celtics in the East and if the Clippers have shown enough to earn their confidence against the Nuggets. Then they discuss whether or not Giannis Antetokounmpo should play in Game 5 of Bucks-Heat and what the Rockets can do to get Russell Westbrook on track against the Lakers.
34 min
97
Steve Nash In Brooklyn | Raptors Tie Series | G...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Josh Bass of Locked On Nets about the Steve Nash hiring, to Sean Woodley of Locked On Raptors on how Toronto has evened their series with Boston, and to Kane Pitman of Locked On Bucks about Milwaukee winning Game 4.
27 min
98
Raptors stun Celtics; Clippers romp Nuggets; Wh...
The Bucks sure have to hope for a turnaround this weekend.
46 min
99
Jamal Murray and the Nuggets beat the Jazz in G...
29 min
100
Jimmy Butler Leads Heat Past Bucks, Thunder For...
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil break down the Miami Heat's Game 1 win over the Milwaukee Bucks and how Giannis can bounce back. Then they discuss if the Oklahoma City Thunder can close out the Houston Rockets in a Game 7 before previewing tonight's Game 7 between the Denver Nuggets and Utah Jazz.
29 min