Locked On NBA – Daily Podcast On The ...

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 Josh Lloyd of Locked on Fantasy Basketball on Mondays, Wes Goldberg of Locked on Warriors & David Ramil of Locked on Heat on Tuesdays, John Karalis of Locked on Celtics & Jake Madison of Locked on Pelicans on Wednesdays, Matt Moore of Locked On Nuggets & Jackson Gatlin of Locked On Rockets on Thursdays, Adam Mares of Locked on Nuggets & Nick Angstadt of Locked On Mavericks on Fridays. Part of the Locked On Podcast Network.

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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
302
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
303
Ben Golliver is heading into the bubble, what d...
36 min
304
Bradley Beal won't play in the NBA's restart; A...
41 min
305
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
306
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
307
Notes on all Orlando bubble teams
Plus, some fun with the delete eight teams.
39 min
308
Locke and Golliver on Maya More the hero, Weste...
33 min
309
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
310
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
311
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
312
Vince Carter retires; let's talk about dunkers
Really going to miss Carter.
29 min
313
Locke and Golliver - Life in the bubble, where ...
34 min
314
Will Nikola Jokic testing positive for COVID-19...
41 min
315
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
316
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
317
Predictions for the NBA bubble playoffs
Plus, the latest on conversations surrounding the NBA's return.
28 min
318
Locke and Golliver break down the importance of...
35 min
319
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
320
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
321
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
322
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
324
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
325
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
326
NBA passes vote to resume season -- it's happening
Was this the right time to drop the news?
32 min
327
Golliver and Locke get heated about NBA return ...
43 min
328
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
329
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
330
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
331
Breaking down each potential format should the ...
How much should fairness weigh in on this situation?
31 min
332
Locke and Golliver debate 16 teams v. 20 teams,...
32 min
333
Damian Lillard takes a stand; Mark Cuban has a ...
34 min
334
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
335
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
336
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
337
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
338
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
339
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
340
The Last of The Last Dance: Michael Jordan, the...
54 min
341
What-ifs: This season, all-time, Lakers/Nuggets...
The NBA could look very different if a couple things fall just slightly differently.
30 min
342
Golliver and Locke on likelihood of play and ES...
37 min
343
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
344
He's Back: Jordan's Return to Greatness on The ...
66 min
345
NBA teams prepare to get back in gyms, Mark Cub...
Plus, how best to build around the NBA's elite players.
36 min
346
Where do Michael Jordan's contemporaries rank a...
39 min
347
NBA partners with the Mayo Clinic; Thibs may be...
27 min
348
Michael Jordan as an Apolitical Figure, Kobe's ...
33 min
349
Michael Jordan's complicated legacy as competit...
62 min
350
Some around the NBA are reportedly advocating f...
Plus, introducing.... The Club.
31 min
351
David Locke and Ben Golliver on Last Dance, Dra...
35 min
352
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
353
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
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LOCKED ON NBA -- 4/24 -- What the Brooklyn Nets...
This is pretty clearly a move to appease a couple stars.
31 min
356
Chad Ford and David Locke on NBA Draft, why mis...
41 min
357
Draymond Green on Kevin Durant last season; Ben...
36 min
358
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
359
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
360
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
361
LOCKED ON NBA - Ben Golliver and David Locke on...
37 min
362
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
363
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
364
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
365
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
366
LOCKED ON NBA - Shawn Marion with Noah Coslov a...
81 min
367
Kevin Garnett calls the T-Wolves owner a "snake...
37 min
368
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
369
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
370
LOCKED ON NBA -- 4/3 -- All-Time Division Team ...
Holy crap the Pacific team is stacked.
26 min
371
LOCKED ON NBA - Locke and Golliver on April Foo...
36 min
372
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
373
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
374
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
375
LOCKED ON NBA -- 3/27 -- NBA Love Is Blind? NBA...
Also the 10 worst NBA team names.
24 min
376
LOCKED ON NBA - Ben Golliver with David Locke o...
34 min
377
76ers reverse course on reducing employee pay; ...
30 min
378
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
379
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
380
LOCKED ON NBA -- 3/20 -- Coronavirus continues ...
Plus, which teams are best equipped to resume play after a long hiatus?
37 min
381
LOCKED ON NBA - David Locke and Ben Golliver ha...
33 min
382
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
383
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
384
Why Do You Love Your Team
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Brad Rowland of Locked On Hawks, John Karalis of Locked On Celtics, and Josh Bass of Locked On Nets about why they fell in love with their tams, some great memories and favourite players as well.
32 min
385
LOCKED ON NBA -- 3/13 -- NBA wisely announces 3...
It's smarter to play these kinds of things safe.
34 min
386
Ben Golliver on the NBA suspending the season
Ben Golliver is joined by Nick Angstadt to discuss the Coronavirus Pandemic and the NBA suspending the season for the foreseeable future.
27 min
387
Are any award races still undecided?; How good ...
Jake Madison (@NolaJake) and Nick Angstadt (@NickVanExit) dive into the NBA awards that have yet to be decided.
33 min
388
Are the Lakers the favorites? Who can beat the ...
David Ramil is joined by Nick Angstadt to answer 5 Big Questions on the NBA Playoffs and how the Coronavirus might change NBA Media access.
36 min
389
Kenny Atkinson 'Mutually Parted Ways With', Nug...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Josh Bass of Locked On Nets about the surprise decision to 'mutually part ways' with Kenny Atkinson, to Matt Moore of Locked On Nuggets about Denver's recent slide, and to William Updyke of Locked On Clippers about Sunday's loss to the Lakers, and how Marcus Morris has fit in with his new team
27 min
390
LOCKED ON NBA -- 3/6 -- Steph Curry returns; Cl...
Who are the most fun players to watch when they have it going?
39 min
391
LOCKED ON NBA - Locke and Golliver on Pels/Mavs...
31 min
392
LOCKED ON NBA - Spike Lee's Beef With the Knick...
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil ask why Spike Lee is beefing with the New York Knicks, if the Lakers should sign Dion Waiters or J.R. Smith and if Giannis has already run away with the MVP award.
27 min
393
Bucks and Rockets upset; Could you be talked in...
31 min
394
Pelicans Playoff Push, Blazers Faltering, Rapto...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Jake Madison of Locked On Pelicans about New Orleans surging toward the playoffs, to Mike Richman of Locked On Blazers about how Portland is slipping with Damian Lillard injured, and to Sean Woodley of Locked On Raptors about the big man injuries and OG Anunoby's emergence
24 min
395
LOCKED ON NBA -- 2/28 -- NBA Stock Exchange: Wh...
The Lakers took care of business, the Blazers are holding on for dear life, and Joel Embiid got hurt.
43 min
396
LOCKED ON NBA - Locke and Golliver on Rockets d...
28 min
397
Can the Bucks be stopped, should Bradley Beal t...
Nick Angstadt is joined by Kane Pitman and Troy Haliburton to discuss the Milwaukee Bucks, Giannis, and Bradley Beal's Back-to-Back 50 point nights.
25 min
398
LOCKED ON NBA -- Kobe's Memorial, Ben Simmons' ...
Wes Goldberg and David Ramil reflect on Kobe Bryant's touching memorial at Staples Center before asking how Ben Simmons' injury will impact the future of the 76ers, and if the Brooklyn Nets would have been off without Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving.
29 min
399
Victor Oladipo Is Back, But How Is He Looking, ...
Host Josh Lloyd speaks to Tony East of Locked On Pacers about how Victor Oladipo has looked since his return from injury, to Jackson Gatlin of Locked On Rockets about the Rockets' super small ball lineups, and to John Karalis of Locked On Celtics about a disappointing loss Sunday to the Lakers and Kemba Walker's knee injury.
26 min
400
LOCKED ON NBA -- 2/21 -- Power Rankings: This s...
Surely this won't make anyone angry.
41 min