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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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Ben Simmons injury reaction; Top 5 most surpris...
All that after a tour through another great night of NBA action.
41 min
2
Golliver and Locke on reaction to players movem...
28 min
3
Devin Booker hits game winner over Paul George ...
33 min
4
Race for 8 in the West, Raptors' Chances and th...
Wes Goldberg, David Ramil and Ben Golliver ask if the Grizzlies can hang on the No. 8 seed in the West and, if not, who they like to get the final playoff spot. Then they debate the Raptors' chances of coming out of the East before discussing who the second-best player in the conference behind Giannis Antetokounmpo is, and their favorite things about Disney World.
29 min
5
What's Up With Zion? | TJ Warren Drops 53 | Roc...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Jake Madison of Locked On Pelicans about the curious case of Zion Williamson, to Tony East of Locked On Pacers about TJ Warren's outburst and Victor Oladipo's status then to Jackson Gatlin of Locked On Rockets about Houston's big win over the Bucks.
26 min
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Golliver and Locke on the opening night of the ...
35 min
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NBA Season Re-Preview Part 3: Lakers, Celtics, ...
32 min
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NBA Season Re-Preview Part 2: Clippers, Sixers,...
29 min
9
NBA Season Re-Preview Part 1: Bucks, Rockets, M...
28 min
10
Knicks Get Thibs | NBA Bubble Scrimmage Games C...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Gavin Schall of Locked On Knicks about New York getting themselves a new coach, Tom Thibodeau. We discuss the pros and cons, and then Josh gives an update on the NBA bubble, players injured, and players returning to action to get you ready for the season restart.
23 min
11
How different has the NBA been from our expecta...
Honestly, not all that different!
33 min
12
Locke and Golliver - Going to a game in the bub...
40 min
13
Kevin Garnett wants to buy the Timberwolves; Ju...
35 min
14
Encouraging Signs From the Bubble, Abnormal 202...
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil open the show by talking about encouraging signs from the NBA bubble. Then they discuss LeBron James' comments about 2020, Victor Oladipo's availability and Jimmy Butler pushing to play without a name on the back of his jersey before recapping the debut of TNT's "The Arena" show.
32 min
15
Bledsoe's COVID Diagnosis | Butler's Blank Name...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Kane Pitman of Locked On Bucks about Eric Bledsoe's COVID-19 positive test, Jimmy Butler's name on jersey query, and give our awards now the NBA has clarified that the resumption of the season won't count in the award race.
25 min
16
Ben Golliver in the NBA Bubble, Ben Simmons as ...
Nick Angstadt talks to Ben Golliver in the NBA Bubble about Ben Simmons playing the 4 and Teams that are Rising/Falling so far
30 min
17
Controversy over Oladipo's pay & the snitch lin...
Victor Oladipo may or may not be playing, so he may or may not be getting paid, which is an interesting line being drawn in the sand. John Karalis & Jake Madison have that, the snitch line being used a bunch in its first few days, and the very choppy flow of information from inside the bubble
30 min
18
Bubble Burst, Lakers and Rockets Concerns and B...
Wes Goldberg, David Ramil and Renee Washington open the show by asking whether or not two players testing positive for COVID-19 in the bubble should be a concern for the NBA. Then they debate the impact of losing Rajon Rondo on the Lakers and the Rockets losing Russell Westbrook. Finally, they discuss Ben Simmons' new role as the 76ers power forward.
31 min
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Kemba Walker's Knee & Breakout Players In Orlan...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to John Karalis of Locked On Celtics about Kemba Walker's knee, Jayson Tatum's breakout, and other players they are keen to watch in the NBA's restart
27 min
20
Ben Golliver is heading into the bubble, what d...
36 min
21
Bradley Beal won't play in the NBA's restart; A...
41 min
22
Facilities Close, NBA's Jersey Plan and Bradley...
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil discuss whether or not they are more concerned as NBA teams close facilities ahead of the resumption of the season, how the league messed up its plan to allow for phrases on the back of jerseys and if Bradley Beal has played his last game with the Washington Wizards.
26 min
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Oladipo Out Of Orlando | Practice Facilities Cl...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Tony East about Victor Oladipo's decision not to travel to Orlando for the NBA restart, the closure of NBA practice facilities due to COVID-19, the NBA's approved list of names for back of the jersey and an uncensored broadcast feed.
23 min
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Notes on all Orlando bubble teams
Plus, some fun with the delete eight teams.
39 min
25
Locke and Golliver on Maya More the hero, Weste...
33 min
26
More COVID cases, where's the line to shut it d...
Denver & New Orleans announce new positive coronavirus cases. John Karalis & Jake Madison discuss that, Adam Silver's comments about what might cause the league to shut it down, and whether the social justice steps the NBA is taking are enough
36 min
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JR Smith to the Lakers, Fred Van Vleet's Moral ...
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil wonder if JR Smith will be able to make an impact for the Lakers before discussing Fred Van Vleet's eye-opening statements regarding the NBA's moral obligation and revisit The Decision documentary that aired over the weekend.
29 min
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NBA Releases Bubble Schedule | Impact On Teams ...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Charles Mockler about the NBA's schedule for the resumption of play and who it benefits and hurts, while also touching on players opting out and players replacing names on the back of their jerseys for social justice causes
28 min
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Vince Carter retires; let's talk about dunkers
Really going to miss Carter.
29 min
30
Locke and Golliver - Life in the bubble, where ...
34 min
31
Will Nikola Jokic testing positive for COVID-19...
41 min
32
Davis Bertans Sits Out Bubble, Knicks Interview...
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil discuss what other players could follow Davis Bertans' lead and sit out the NBA's resumed season, that the Knicks are doing with their head coach search and what they are looking forward to in next week's 'The Decision' documentary.
31 min
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COVID Spike Around Orlando | NBA Draft & Free A...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Philip Rossman-Reich of Locked On Magic about the COVID-19 case spike in Florida in the Orange County area around Walt Disney World, the NBA's new roster rules and dates for free agency and the NBA Draft, and whether this bubble should factor into award ballots.
28 min
34
Predictions for the NBA bubble playoffs
Plus, the latest on conversations surrounding the NBA's return.
28 min
35
Locke and Golliver break down the importance of...
35 min
36
An inside look at the phases of the NBA's return
NBA players got a memo from the league detailing the different phases of the NBA's return. John Karalis & Jake Madision break it all down, plus Adam Silver's comments about the NBA's obligation to return
35 min
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Would the NBA's Return Distract From or Energiz...
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil debate whether or not the NBA resuming play in July would help or hurt the national conversation over systemic racism. Then they discuss how the playoffs could impact Giannis Antetokounmpo's free agency and LeBron James' legacy.
38 min
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Kyrie Irving Portrayed As A Villain | Young Pla...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Josh Bass of Locked On Nets about the Kyrie Irving led phone call with around 100 NBA players, the troubling reporting around it, and Kyrie's reputation, the young players looking for contract insurance, and which team the bubble helps the most.
26 min
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SPECIAL - Locked On's Black Lives Matter Roundt...
85 min
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The New York Knicks finally put out a statement...
36 min
41
Ranking the Bubble Teams, LaMarcus Aldridge's I...
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil rank the 22 teams invited to Orlando for the resumed NBA season and discuss Gregg Popovich's comments about race in America and how LaMarcus Aldridge's injury impacts their chances of making the playoffs.
45 min
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NBA Weekend News Recap, KD Won't Return, Bulls ...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Nick Angstadt of Locked On Mavericks about the news across the NBA in the last couple of days, including how the NBA's draft lottery will be handled, KD's announcement that he won't return this season, and which team benefits the most from the four and a half month layoff.
24 min
43
NBA passes vote to resume season -- it's happening
Was this the right time to drop the news?
32 min
44
Golliver and Locke get heated about NBA return ...
43 min
45
Remembering Wes Unseld, social change, silent K...
We remember Wes Unseld as an underrated legend, discuss the social change efforts in the NBA, including the Knicks refusal to put out a statement, and a potential end date for the NBA season. John Karalis and Jake Madison discuss it all.
40 min
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NBA's Reaction to Protests and Problems with Re...
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil open the show by talking about how the NBA has reacted to the protests around the country resulting from the death of George Floyd. Then the discuss why the league would be foolish to resume the season with 30 teams.
32 min
47
Most Likely NBA Playoffs Scenario, Play-In Tour...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Mark King of Locked On Grizzlies about the likely form the NBA's return to play will take, the fairness of a play-in tournament and a local perspective on how it sits with the Grizzlies, the team currently occupying the eighth seed in the West
25 min
48
Breaking down each potential format should the ...
How much should fairness weigh in on this situation?
31 min
49
Locke and Golliver debate 16 teams v. 20 teams,...
32 min
50
Damian Lillard takes a stand; Mark Cuban has a ...
34 min
51
New NBA Playoffs, Best Potential Matchups and D...
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil discuss a 16-seeded NBA playoffs, the advantages and disadvantages of holding them at Walt Disney World and ideas for a new 10-part documentary.
33 min
52
NBA's Return To Play GM Survey & RIP Coach Jerr...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to David Locke of Locked On Jazz about the passing of legendary Jazz coach Jerry Sloan and about the report from Shams Charania about the NBA's Gm Survey on a return to play protocol.
25 min
53
Potential schedule for NBA return leaks
Plus, thoughts and details from opposite ends of the spectrum from Jared Dudley and Joe Ingles -- and documentary ideas.
37 min
54
The NBA’s Return Plan & What If Michael Jordan ...
Nick Angstadt & Ben Golliver discuss the NBA's plan to return in Mid-July and then imagine NBA History without Michael Jordan.
32 min
55
Horace Grant blasts Jordan, Amesty provisions, ...
Horace Grant slams Jordan & calls him a snitch, what an amnesty clause would look like, and since MJ spit on a pizza, John Karalis & Jake Madison discuss food they'd spit on to keep all to themselves
39 min
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What If Michael Jordan Didn't Retire?
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil debate if Michael Jordan should have retired in 1998 and discuss how that impacted his legacy. Then they discuss Bojan Bogdanovic undergoing season-ending wrist surgery and who was the best Finals team Jordan's Bulls ever faced.
33 min
57
The Last of The Last Dance: Michael Jordan, the...
54 min
58
What-ifs: This season, all-time, Lakers/Nuggets...
The NBA could look very different if a couple things fall just slightly differently.
30 min
59
Golliver and Locke on likelihood of play and ES...
37 min
60
Is "The Last Dance" Being Fair to Scottie Pippe...
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil discuss if Michael Jordan has done a good job defending his leadership style, if "The Last Dance" has been fair to Scottie Pippen and if the NBA should scrap the rest of this season.
32 min
61
He's Back: Jordan's Return to Greatness on The ...
66 min
62
NBA teams prepare to get back in gyms, Mark Cub...
Plus, how best to build around the NBA's elite players.
36 min
63
Where do Michael Jordan's contemporaries rank a...
39 min
64
NBA partners with the Mayo Clinic; Thibs may be...
27 min
65
Michael Jordan as an Apolitical Figure, Kobe's ...
33 min
66
Michael Jordan's complicated legacy as competit...
62 min
67
Some around the NBA are reportedly advocating f...
Plus, introducing.... The Club.
31 min
68
David Locke and Ben Golliver on Last Dance, Dra...
35 min
69
NBA timeline, Lakers loan, & the G-League vs. t...
John Karalis & Jake Madison discuss the NBA's increasing willingness to delay next season in order to accommodate the playoffs, the Lakers getting & returning an emergency small business loan, and another 2021 prospect choosing the G-League over the NCAA
30 min
70
Is Dennis Rodman Interesting and Michael Jordan...
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil open up the show by discussing how good Michael Jordan has been as an interview during "The Last Dance" and if Dennis Rodman is, indeed, interesting.
38 min
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Instant Reactions to The Last Dance Episodes 3 ...
58 min
72
LOCKED ON NBA -- 4/24 -- What the Brooklyn Nets...
This is pretty clearly a move to appease a couple stars.
31 min
73
Chad Ford and David Locke on NBA Draft, why mis...
41 min
74
Draymond Green on Kevin Durant last season; Ben...
36 min
75
Michael Jordan Opening Up On 'The Last Dance'
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil open the show talking about what stood out to them from the first two episodes of "The Last Dance" before talking about what else they hope to see from the documentary series.
38 min
76
Why Do You Love Your Team - Wolves, Heat, Bucks
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Ben Beecken of Locked On Wolves, David Ramil of Locked On Heat, and Kane Pitman of Locked On Bucks about why they fell in love with their teams, some great memories and favourite players as well.
26 min
77
LOCKED ON NBA -- 4/17 -- NBA takes major step t...
Also, our divisional bracket continues, this time featuring the Central and Atlantic Divisions.
33 min
78
LOCKED ON NBA - Ben Golliver and David Locke on...
37 min
79
Apr 15- China's basketball delay & the NBA, HOR...
John Karalis & Jake Madison discuss how another delay of basketball's return in China might impact the NBA, why HORSE ratings were so bad, and the idea that plexiglass could separate fans from players in the future
29 min
80
Gobert vs. Mitchell, Bulls Say Goodbye to GarPa...
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil open the show discussing Paul Pierce's embarrassing HORSE performance and throw together some Rudy Gobert trade scenarios. Then they talk about the Bulls' sweeping front office changes and how the NBA plans to restart before playing "One's Gotta Go."
35 min
81
Why Do You Love Your Team - Grizzlies, Clippers...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Mark King of Locked On Grizzlies, Charles Mockler of Locked On Clippers, and Anthony Irwin of Locked On Lakers about why they fell in love with their teams, some great memories and favourite players as well.
24 min
82
LOCKED ON NBA -- 4/10 -- Reading tea leaves one...
How to understand the latest news and reports and what they might say about when or if we might get to finish this NBA season.
34 min
83
LOCKED ON NBA - Shawn Marion with Noah Coslov a...
81 min
84
Kevin Garnett calls the T-Wolves owner a "snake...
37 min
85
Fixing the Basketball Void
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil discuss why the NBA 2K tournament didn't work, why HORSE won't work, and what ESPN should do instead.
30 min
86
Why Do You Love Your Team - Pacers, Warriors, R...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Tony East of Locked On Pacers, Charles Hamilton of Locked On Warriors, and Jackson Gatlin of Locked On Rockets about why they fell in love with their teams, some great memories and favourite players as well.
24 min
87
LOCKED ON NBA -- 4/3 -- All-Time Division Team ...
Holy crap the Pacific team is stacked.
26 min
88
LOCKED ON NBA - Locke and Golliver on April Foo...
36 min
89
Apr 1- Changes to draft day? Resuming the seaso...
John Karalis & Jake Madison discuss possible changes to the draft process & how it could impact teams & players. Also, why a plan to resume the season in Las Vegas makes sense, and ideas for NBA programming to fill the hiatus.
31 min
90
Brooklyn's Third Star, 2017 Re-Draft and the NB...
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil discuss who the Nets should seek to team with Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving before re-drafting the top 10 of the 2017 NBA Draft.
32 min
91
Why Do You Love Your Team - Bulls, Nuggets, Pis...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Jordan Maly of Locked On Bulls, Matt Schoch of Locked On Pistons, and Adam Mares of Locked On Nuggets about why they fell in love with their teams, some great memories and favourite players as well.
25 min
92
LOCKED ON NBA -- 3/27 -- NBA Love Is Blind? NBA...
Also the 10 worst NBA team names.
24 min
93
LOCKED ON NBA - Ben Golliver with David Locke o...
34 min
94
76ers reverse course on reducing employee pay; ...
30 min
95
LOCKED ON NBA -- The Olympics' Problem and Trun...
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil ask if the Olympics should postpone the events until next year before breaking down their end-of-season NBA Awards (in case the season doesn't resume).
43 min
96
Why Do You Love Your Team - Cavaliers, Hornets,...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Doug Branson of Locked On Hornets, Chris Manning of Locked On Cavs, and Nick Angstadt of Locked On Mavericks about why they fell in love with their teams, some great memories and favourite players as well.
28 min
97
LOCKED ON NBA -- 3/20 -- Coronavirus continues ...
Plus, which teams are best equipped to resume play after a long hiatus?
37 min
98
LOCKED ON NBA - David Locke and Ben Golliver ha...
33 min
99
March 18- KD among 4 new COVID-19 cases, teams ...
John Karalis & Jake Madison discuss Kevin Durant and the new COVID-19 cases in the NBA, the teams hurt by the hiatus, and what their non-sports podcasts would be
32 min
100
LOCKED ON NBA - NBA's Handling of COVID-19 and ...
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil discuss the NBA's handling of the COVID-19 crisis, what the playoffs would look like if they are played, and which teams could benefit the most from an extended hiatus.
30 min