I bring on guests covering the Pelicans, Jazz, Thunder, Wolves, and Clippers to discuss the playoff race
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 4.2 - A New Hope
Notes on one of the most miraculous comeback victories you'll ever see
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 3.29 - Live Mailbag ...
I take listener questions from Instagram and Twitter
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 3.28 - The Blueprint
Notes on Denver's loss to the Raptos and a comment on how Toronto might be a blueprint for Denver
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 3.27 - The end of a ...
Notes on Denver's collapse against the 76ers
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 3.26 - Fighting through
Notes on Denver's win over the Wizards
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 3.23 - Weekend Summi...
Malone, the Nuggets, new media, old media, and Denver sports fanhood
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 3.22 - Homecoming
Notes on Denver's beatdown fo the Chicago Bulls
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 3.21 - 10 in 10
Deep dive on the Denver Nuggets over the last 10 games
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 3.20 - A pot of gold...
Notes on Denver's double OT loss to the Heat
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 3.14 - It's not dark...
Notes on Denver's tough loss to the Lakers
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 3.13 - Nuggets-Lakes...
Previewing one of the most anticipated games of the year for the Nuggets & Lakers
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 3.12 - Our Guy
Notes on Denver's wins ove the Lakers and Kings and some big picture stuff
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 3.8 - A Joker and a ...
Notes on Denver's loss to LeBron and the Cavs
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 3.7 - Benched
Notes on Denver's loss to the Mavericks
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 2.5 - Aggressive
Notes on Denver's two road wins over the Cavs and Grizz
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 3.1 - Denver Nuggets...
Altitude TV's Ally Sturm on the Nuggets, road life in the NBA, and more
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 2.28 - Everything th...
Notes on Denver's awful loss to the Clippers
Locked On Denver Nugges - 2.27 - Nuggets Vs Cli...
The Clippers are a high powered and balanced offense but an inconsistent defense. Sound familiar?
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 2.25 - Owned
Notes on Denver's 3rd straight loss to the Rockets
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 2.24 - The Beautiful...
As the Nuggets hot streak continues, I reflect on a beautiul moment in this team's arc
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 2.22 - The Plumlee p...
How Mason Plumlee can shore up the Nuggets defense without slowing the offense
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 2.20 - Special Guest...
On Denver's young core, Jokic's upside, and the fit of Murray and Harris
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 2.19 - 10 in 10. Ana...
The 10 key players for the Denver Nuggets over the last 10 games
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 2.15 - Victory lap
Notes on Jokic's historic night and the Nuggets win over the Bucks
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 2.14 - 4 quarter off...
Notes on Denver's win over the Spurs
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 2.13 - Twitter and I...
Answering listener questions on Twitter and Instagram
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 2.12 - Veteran Presence
Notes on Denver's ugly win over the Suns
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 2.9 - The last new day
Trade deadline recap plus Kirk Henderson of Mavs Moneyball and salary cap expert, Jeff Siegel
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 2.7 - Nuggets trade ...
Previewing the NBA trade deadline from the Nuggets' perspective
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 2.6 - THIS is Denver...
Notes on Denver's wins over the Warriors and Hornets
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 2.2 - An unforgettab...
Notes on Denver's incredible win against hte Thunder in what was one of the best NBA games of the year
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 2.1 - State of the N...
An hour of Nuggets talk with Matt Moore
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 1.31 - Back to back
Notes on Denver's loss to the Spurs
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 1.30 - Why are all o...
Notes on Denver's loss to the Celtics
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 1.28 - Chad Andrus o...
A quick post game recap with Chad Andrus
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 1.26 - Throwback Thu...
Notes on Denver's offensive assault on the New York Knicks
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 1.25 - 5 things Denv...
As Malone vows to call fewer plays, the Nuggets free-flowing offense looks to make a return
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 1.24 - Guest JZ Mazl...
Jz Mazlish on evaluating Nikola Jokic
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 1.23 - The Blue Arrow
Notes on Denver's win ove the Blazers and Jamal Murray's ascent
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 1.22 - The Nuggets w...
Notes from an uplifting Sunday practice
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 1.20 - Weekend Summi...
Nuggets struggling, petty szn, and best fighters in the NBA
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 1.18 - Identity Crisis
Notes on Denver's loss to the Clippers
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 1.17 - Jokic in the ...
Notes on the win over the Mavericks as Jokic returns to the C spot
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 1.16 - 10 in 10. Loo...
The Nuggets have fallen into a slump at the worst possible time
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 1.12 - Weekend Summi...
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 1.11 - Adversity, ho...
Notes on Denver's worst loss of the year
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 1.10 - Life, psychol...
An hour-long chat about basketball and life with former NBA scout, consultant, and writer, Dr. Tavis Heath
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 1.9 - Joker's bounce...
Notes on Denver's loss to the Warriors
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 1.8 - Turnovers and ...
Notes on the ugly loss to the Kings
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 1.6 - Weekend Summit...
Notes on the win over Utah, power ranking Murray's rivalries, and hot take takedown
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 1.5 - 10 things we h...
10 things we hope to learn about the Nuggets in January
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 1.4 - Gary's Army
Notes on Denver's win over the Suns
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 1.3 - Trust Fall
The Nuggets look to expand their rotation
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 12.29 - Weekend Summ...
My 200th episode as host of the show
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 12.28 - True Grit
Notes on Denver's OT loss to Jimmy Butler and the Timberwolves
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 12.27 - The Nuggets ...
Notes on Denver's win over the Jazz
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 12.22 - Christmas Su...
A roundtable discussion on a bundle of Denver Nuggets topics
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 12.19 - Nuggets stru...
Notes on the home loss to the Timberwolves
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 12.18 - 10 in 10 - T...
The 10 key players for the Denver Nuggets over the last 10 games
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 12.17 - Late game bl...
Lots of interesting notes on Denver's loss in OKC
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 12.16 - Two-way Torr...
Torey Craig, Trey Lyles, Mason Plumlee usher in the best Nuggets win of the year
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 12.15 - Weekend Summ...
Remember, Remember, the 15th of December
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 12.14 - Jamal & G
Jamal Murray and Gary Harris keep raising the bar
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 12.13 - A beautiful ...
Jamal Murray keeps showing flashes
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 12.12 In defense of ...
Evaluating Michael Malone at this point of the season and his tenure in Denver
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 12.11 - Trey knocked...
Anatomy of a collapse
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 12.9 - Weekend Summi...
A Denver Nuggets and NBA smorgasbord with guests from around the NBA
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 12.8 - Twitter & Ins...
Answering listener questions live on the air
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 12.7 - "We are a bad...
Notes on another road loss, this time to Cousins, Holiday, and the Pelicans.
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 12.5 - Road Nuggets ...
The Nuggets are starting to look like their old selves, and not in a good way!
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 12.4 - Jamal Murray ...
Notes on Denver's shorthanded win over the Lakers
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 12.2 - Weekend Summi...
The weekly round table discussion on a potpourri of Denver Nuggets related topics
Locked On Denver Nuggets - 12.1 - A very Thrill...
Notes on the win ove the Bulls
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 11.29 - Utah's gamep...
Utah did what I think most teams should do against the Nuggets
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 11.28 - Denver Nugge...
Looking at the last 10 games for 10 key Nuggets players
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 11.27 - Is Kenneth F...
I'm not ready to say Jokic is a leader just yet, but he appear to be headed in the right direction
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 11.23 - Thanksgiving...
The weekly round table discussion about the Nuggets and more
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 11.22 - The implicat...
How Millsap's absence affects the players on the roster
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 11.21 - Nikola Jokic...
Notes on the win over the Kangz
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 11.20 - A tale of tw...
The road Nuggets are nothing like the home Nuggets
Locked on Denver Nuggets - 11.17 - Friday Summi...
A buffet of Denver Nuggets and NBA talk
Locked On Nuggets - 11.15 - Twitter and Instagr...
Answering listener questions as I record live on Instagram and Twitter
Locked on Nuggets - 11.14 - Blazers smoke Nuggets
How Portland exposed Denver's biggest weakness
Locked On Nuggets - 11.13 - A win over the Orla...
Notes on the win over the Magic and previewing the Balkan showdown, with Dan Marang
Locked On Nuggets - 11.10 - Friday Summit with ...
Recap of the win over OKC and life on the NBA beat
Locked On Nuggets - 11.8 - Jokic goes for a new...
Jokic impersonates Dirk, scores 41 in his honor
Locked On Nuggets - 11.9 - Australia loves the ...
An Aussie's perspective on the Denver Nuggets
Locked on Nuggets - 11.7 - Steve Jones, former ...
Early insights on the Nuggets and life as an NBA coach
Locked On Nuggets - 11.6 - Evaluating every pla...
Quick deep dive on the key Denver Nuggets through 10 games
Locked On Nuggets - 11.3 - The Summit, with Mar...
Which Nuggets player is probably the best rapper and actor?
Locked On Nuggets - 11.2 - A glimpse of potential
Notes on an impresive win over the Raptors
Locked On Nuggets - 10.31 - Halloween Mailbag
Answering listener questions on Twitter and Instagram
Locked On Nuggets - 10.30 - The Unicorn's revenge
Notes on the Nuggets loss at Madison Square Garden
Locked On Nuggets - 10.30 - Mudiay and Murray t...
Recapping the wins over the Brooklyn Nets and the Atlanta Hawks
Locked On Nuggets - 10.26 - Lost identity
In this episode, I recap the abysmal loss to the injured and shorthanded Hornets in Charlotte. Time to panic? Not yet. But all is not well in Nuggets-land.
Locked On Nuggets - 10.23 - Jokic and the Nugge...
In this episode, I recap the loss to the Wizards and why it was equal parts frustrating and encouraging.
Locked On Nuggets - 10.22 - A strange win over ...
In this game a recap the major story lines from last night's win over the Kings. Jokic's refusal to shoot, Faried's impact and fit with Millsap and Jokic, and other notes.
Locked On Nuggets - 10.19 - Nuggets lose to Jaz...
In this episode, I recap the opening night loss to the Jazz and share my 3 biggest takeaways including Wilson's struggle to draw fouls, Barton's hot streak, and Jokic losing the big vs little battle to Joe Johnson.
Locked On Nuggets - 10.17 - Mega preview show w...
In this special round table edition of the show, I am joined by TJ McBride of BSN Denver, Dev Johnson of Mile High Sports, and Brendan Vogt of Dig In Denver. Our lively discussion touches on all Nuggets topics and we witness Gordon Hayward's horrific i...
Locked On Nuggets - 10.16 - Barton injured, Jef...
In this very busy episode, I talk about the Will Barton injury news out of practice. Then I break down the signing of Richard Jefferson and the waiving of Jameer Nelson. Lastly, I am joined by Ben Dowsett of Basketball Insiders to discuss how to beat t...
Locked On Nuggets - 10.2 - Michael Malone on fr...
In this episode, I share my interview with Michael Malone in which he explains that the chemistry between Jokic and Millsap is that of a "2nd or 3rd date." Then I talk to Mason Plumlee who shares very thoughtful answers on spacing, roles, and learning ...
Locked On Nuggets - 10.10 - OKC testing the mettle
In this episode I recap the loss to OKC in Denver's final preseason game. I begin by talking about Wilson Chandler's defensive impact, then discuss Jameer Nelson over Mudiay, small ball lineups, and lastly Denver's toughness and why Jamal Murray embodi...
Locked On Nuggets - 10.9 - Things to look for i...
In this episode I talk about the things I am looking for in the final preseason game of the year for the Denver Nuggets.
Locked On Nuggets - 10.8 - Garris gets extended...
In this episode, I begin by recapping he loss to the Spurs in preseason and share my 3 biggest takeaways. I finish by talking about the 4 year, $84 million extension for Gary Harris.
Locked On Nuggets - 10.6 - Malone on Jokic, Mil...
In this episode I talk about head coach Michael Malone's interesting comments on Jokic's somewhat diminished role as a facilitator on the offensive end. I play the comments in their entirety and then talk about what I take away from those comments and ...
Locked on Nuggets - 10.5 - Plumlee has arrived!
In this episode I recap the Nuggets preseason win over the Lakers (the second time) and talk spotlight Mason Plumlee - who has been awesome all preseason long - Jamal Murray, and Malik Beasley.
Locked On Nuggets - 10.4 - Gary Harris catches ...
In this belated episode, I share my notes from Denver's win over the Lakers in their 2nd preseason game.
Locked On Nuggets - 10.1 - The Millsap and Mudi...
In this episode, I talk about the play of Millsap, Jokic, and Mudiay in the team's first preseason game of the year. I also share some quick notes on what stood out about this team so far.
Locked On Nuggets - 9.28 - Mudiay, Lyles, and C...
In this episode, I talk about the rave reviews Mudiay is earning in camp thus far, how Lyles has slimmed down and plays well alongside Plumlee, and continue to drive the Torrey Craig bandwagon.
Locked On Nuggets - 9.27 - Chris Axmann of the ...
In this episode I am joined by Chris Axmann of the Almighty Baller radio network to discuss which Nuggets players are likely to break out, Tyler Lydon's pre-draft profile, Trey Lyles' star potential, Denver's defensive woes, and much much more.
Locked On Nuggets - 9.25 - Media day takeaways,...
In this episode I am joined by Chad Andrus and Zach Mikash to discuss a nine-man rotation, Faried's discontent, and Jokic's Serbian hate mail. And of course, lots of other tidbits from media day.
Locked On Nuggets - 9.20 - Player profile: Emma...
In this episode, I talk about Emmanuel Mudiay as he enters year three with the Nuggets. He fell out of the rotation last season, will he climb back in this season?
Locked On Nuggets - 9.19 - Player Profile: Gary...
In this episode, I talk about Gary Harris and why I doubt he'll improve too much, but I've doubted him before and been proven wrong.
Locked On Nuggets - 9.18 - The Mason Plumlee si...
In this episode, I share my thoughts on the Mason Plumlee signing and talk about how he fits on the roster.
Locked On Nuggets - 9.2. - Player Profile: Jama...
In this episode, I share my take on Jamal Murray and try to project his upcoming season.
Locked On Nuggets - 9.10 - Player profile: Wils...
In this episode, I talk about the important role Wilson Chandler will have on the Nuggets this season.
Locked On Nuggets - 9.6 - Why Juancho can be th...
In this episode, I begin a series that will lead all the way up to training camp in which I highlight the skills, strengths, and weaknesses of the key players on the Nuggets roster.
Locked On Nuggets - (8.31) - NBA over/unders w...
In part two, David and I talk about the Nuggets expected record as well as the rest of the NBA's western conference.
Locked On Nuggets - (8.30) - Guessing the NBA o...
In this episode, I am joined by my best friend, David Roshan, to talk about NBA lines. The podcast ran well over an hour so I split it into two parts. In part one, we go over the Eastern conference. David guesses the line and then we talk about each te...
Locked On Nuggets - (8.24) - Nikola Jokic and T...
In this episode, I am joined by James Holas, better known as Snottie Drippen on twitter. James and I chat for an hour so I'll provide some timestamps.
2:00 - Blocking and being blocked on Twitter
6:00 - Title or bust mentality and the joy of teams like...
Locked On Nuggets - (8.22) - Basketball and STE...
In this episode, I am joined by John Drazan and John Scott of 4th Family and the Gifted Athlete Basketball. Drazan and Scott worked along side Emmanuel Mudiay in Albany New York last week in a really cool project that aims to merge science and math edu...
8.18 Locked On Nuggets: SI.com's Rob Mahoney on...
In this episode, I am joined by Rob Mahoney of SI.com and author of an excellent article this week about Paul Millsap and Denver's offensive juggernaut. We talk about the Nuggets as an offensive juggernaut, Millsap's fit, and plenty more.
8.14 Locked On Nuggets: The 10 games I have cir...
In this episode, I break down the highs and lows of the schedule and then give the 10 games I have circled on my calendar
8.6 Locked On Nuggets: Breaking down the new Nu...
In this episode, I am joined by Eric Wedum, graphic design expert at Dline Co. Eric has an incredible eye for design and that shows in our 30 minute conversation about the jerseys. He points out so many things that I didn't even notice or think about. ...
8.6 Locked On Nuggets: Mudiay and Malone in Africa
In this episode of the Locked On Nuggets podcast, I share some insight and analysis of Mudiay's performance in the NBA Africa exhibition game as well as talk about his press conference with the Denver media about that trip.
8.3 Locked On Nuggets: Similarities between Nik...
In this hour-long episode, I am joined by Pete from Laker Film Room to discuss the many similarities between Lonzo Ball and Nikola Jokic. Pete is great at talking NBA X's and O's so it was fun to get into the weeds about what makes those two players so...
7.23 The caution and allure of Kyrie Irving
In this episode, I discuss why Kyrie Irving is such a perfect fit on the Nuggets roster in theory, but in practice presents a unique amount of uncertainty. Then I discuss a few trade ideas that would bring him to Denver. Denver has a lot of prospects a...
7/19 Locked On Nuggets: 5 concerns about the ro...
In this episode, I share 5 concerns I have about the roster as it is presently constructed. These are more minor concerns as I feel the roster is pretty solid overall, but if the season is going to be derailed, I think these concerns will likely be at ...
7/18 Locked On Nuggets: Ben Dowsett joins me to...
In this episode I am joined by Ben Dowsett of Basketball Insiders to talk about Trey Lyles and whether or not he is a good reclamation project. We also talk about the present and future of the Nuggets and Jazz, and pick 8 teams to make the playoffs out...
7/14 Locked On Nuggets: Summer League wrapup an...
In this episode, I break down all of the main players on the Nuggets roster and give my evaluation of their skill sets and upside. Players include Malik Beasley, Juancho Hernangomez, Tyler Lydon, Monte Morris, and Torrey Craig
7/11 Locked On Nuggets: A Northwest division ro...
In this episode, I am joined by Dane Moore of Canis Hoopus, Brian Freeman, David MacKay, and Steve Dewald of Blazers edge. We discuss the Northwest division, which teams we secretly root for, and who has the most promising future.
7/8 Locked On Nuggets: Beasley is the go-to guy...
In this episode, Evan Fiala and I recap game one of summer league and wonder if Petr Cornelie will ever play in the NBA.
7/6 Locked On Nuggets: Jae Crowder hopes and th...
In this episode, I discuss my hope that the Nuggets can make a move for Jae Crowder and then turn my focus toward previewing the Nuggets summer league.
7/4 Locked On Nuggets: Danilo Gallinari leaves ...
In this episode I discuss the possibility that Denver is more or less done making moves in free agency and analyze where they stack up in the retooled and reloaded western conference. I then talk about Gallo's departure, his legacy in Denver, and the o...
7/3 Locked On Nuggets: The Nuggets got their gu...
In this episode, I discuss why Paul Millsap is the perfect fit alongside Nikola Jokic and the rest of the Denver Nuggets. I also discuss where the Nuggets go from here and some news and notes from around the league.
6/23 Locked On Nuggets: A draft day disaster in...
In this episode, I share my thoughts on why I thought tonight's draft went very poorly for the Denver Nuggets and why free agency just got a lot more difficult.
6-21 Locked On Nuggets: NBA Draft expert, JZ Ma...
In this episode, I am joined by NBA Draft expert JZ Mazlish to discuss the way to look at NBA draft prospects in terms of what role they are likely to excel at in the NBA. It's a fascinating conversation that uses Lonzo Ball (and Jonathan Isaac) as the...
6-19 Locked On Nuggets: Front office news and t...
In this episode I talk about the promotion of Arturas Karnisovas to general manager and why that should be a very hopeful and encouraging story for the Denver Nuggets. I also talk about the Paul George rumors and what, if anything, Denver should offer.
6-16 Locked On Nuggets: NBA Drat late 1st round...
In this episode, I am joined by Cole Zwicker to talk about some of the late 1st round prospects including Justin Patton, Justin Jackson, TJ Leaf, DJ Wilson, John Collins, Semi Ojeleye, and more. Cole is an NBA draft expert writing for The Stepback and ...
Locked On Nuggets: Chris Paul's fit, the Nugget...
In this episode, I discuss the latest rumors about Chris Paul and what it could mean that he is taking a meeting with the Denver Nuggets. I also discuss the possibility of the Nuggets pivoting and abandoning a slow rebuild in favor of a super-team.
Locked On Nuggets: The future of the NBA and be...
In this episode, I am joined by Dave DuFour to discuss the future of the league as teams try to scheme, assemble, and beat the monster that is Golden State Warriors. It's a long one so here are some timestamps:
3:00 How LeBron changed the league and ho...
6/12 Locked On Nuggets: Ryan Blackburn joins to...
In this episode, I am joined by Ryan Blackburn to discuss the NBA Draft. Ryan is one of Denver Stiffs' best NBA draft guys and he shares his perspective on the guys projected to go to Denver at #13 as well as some potential targets that might be availa...
6-9 Locked On Nuggets: Weekend Summit with Jeff...
In this weekend summit edition of the podcast, I am joined by 3 of Denver's best Nuggets bloggers and podcast hosts for a meeting of the mind. Topics include this week's pre-draft workouts, the next evolution of superteam configuration, and predictions...
6-8 Locked On Nuggets: Terrence Ferguson, Nikol...
In this newly remixed and remastered edition of the podcast, I discuss Jokic as the anti-hero the league needs, Terrence Ferguson's workout, and tomorrow's exciting pre-draft pairings.
6-5 Locked On Nuggets: Power Forwards in free a...
In this episode, I go over the available power forwards in free agency and place them in to tiers.
6-1 Locked On Nuggets: A Jokic lovefest and som...
In this episode, I am joined by Dave DuFour who hosts the ON THE NBA podcast with Coach Dave and a frequent contributor on coach Nick's BBallBreakdown podcast. Dave might be higher on Jokic than even I am and that is saying something. He's also very hi...
5-29 Locked On Nuggets: Small Forwards in free ...
In this episode, I examine the small forwards available in free agency and place them in tiers.
Locked On Nuggets: Finch is leaving, workouts a...
In this episode, I discuss the news that Chris Finch is leaving the Nuggets coaching staff, Jokic got some all-NBA votes, and the workouts are starting!
Locked On Nuggets: The bad news and "good" news...
In this episode, I recap the lottery results and share what it means for the Denver Nuggets.
Locked On Nuggets: The lottery and the basketba...
In this episode, I am joined by Matt Moore to discuss the NBA lottery and which teams deserve to win, which teams would be the most interesting with a top 3 pick, and which outcome would be the most hilarious.
Locked On Nuggets: MindRight pro's Jake Rauchbach
In this episode, I am joined by the founder and CEO of MindRight Pro and the high performance coach of Temple University's men's basketball team. We talk about the young players on the Nuggets roster and his program which combines eastern medicine and ...
Locked On Nuggets: Jonathan Isaac and OG Anunob...
In this episode, I am joined by Jonathan Tjarks of TheRinger.com to talk about his recent column about two draft prospects that fit the Denver Nuggets needs to a T.
Locked On Nuggets: The pros and cons of pursuin...
In this episode, I talk about the possibility of adding Kyle Lowry in free agency and what that would mean for Jamal Murray and Emmanuel Mudiay. I also share a few other free agents that pique my interest.
Locked On Nuggets: A few predictions for the Nu...
In this episode, I make a few predictions about the upcoming Nuggets offseason including the future of Gallo and Chandler in Denver, whether or not the Nuggets will trade their pick, and a big name or two that may be on the teams radar.
Locked On Nuggets: 7 biggest failures of the Nu...
In this episode, I highlight the biggest failures of the Nuggets season.
Locked On Nuggets: The seven best successes of ...
In this episode, I share the seven biggest successes of the season.
Locked On Nuggets: A cathartic win to close out...
In this episode, I share my notes on the final game of the season, a win over the Thunder.
Locked On Nuggets: Malik Beasley's time to shin...
In this episode, I share some notes on the loss to the OKC Thunder as well as the win over the Dallas Cowboys/Mavericks. Notes on Gary Harris at point, Jokic's reputation as a whiner, and Malik Beasley's time to shine.
Locked On Nuggets: The 100th episode of the show!
In this 100th episode of the Locked On Nuggets podcast, I share my notes on the win over the Pelicans, Jamal Murray's career night, Mason Plumlee alongside the starters, Kenneth Faried's defense, and how Michael Malone has a balancing act with Emmanuel...
Locked On Nuggets: Nuggets lose an ugly, boring...
In this episode, I break down the Nuggets loss to the Rockets.
Locked On Nuggets: Gary Harris is a star
In this episode, I share my notes on the win over the Pelicans and the continued improvement of Gary Harris.
Locked On Nuggets: Mudiay!!!!! (4-3)
In this episode, I talk about Mudiay's big night and the Nuggets win over the Heat on the road.
Locked On Nuggets: State of the Nuggets, with s...
In this episode of the Locked On Nuggets podcast, I am joined by Nate Duncan, host of the Dunc'd on Basketball Podcast. He shares his notes on the game against Portland, Nikola Jokic's weaknesses, the Nurkic-Plumlee deal, Plumlee's value in restricted ...
Locked On Nuggets: Nurkic strikes back
In this episode, I am joined by Harrison Wind of BSN Nuggets and Dev Johnson of Mile High Sports. We talk about the crushing loss and a very interesting post-game locker room.
Locked On Nuggets: Previewing the biggest game ...
In this episode, I preview the biggest game of the year as the Nuggets head to Portland to take on Jusuf Nurkic and the Trail Blazers. I go over many of the marquee matchups and some of the key factors of the game. Get hyped, Nuggets fans. This is the ...
Locked On Nuggets: Analyzing a brutal loss to t...
In this episode, I recap the brutal loss to the Pelicans at home in front of a loud and rowdy crowd.
Locked On Nuggets: The train keeps on rolling (...
In this episode, I share my notes on the win over the Pacers. The ball movement and passing on this team continues to look impressive night in and night out. Jokic seems to take his matchups with other young centers very personally. He also looks like ...
Locked On Nuggets: One of the best night's of t...
In this episode, I recap an amazing night at Pepsi Center as the Denver Nuggets dismantled the reigning champion, Cleveland Cavaliers. Everything about this game was perfect. The crowd was incredible, Jokic posted up on Lebron, Wilson outplayed the Kin...
Locked On Nuggets: Cavs-Nuggets crossover pod w...
In this episode, I am joined by Chris Manning of the Locked On Cavaliers podcast and we discuss the upcoming game between the Cavs and the Nuggets. We discuss what is going on in the world of both teams.
Locked On Nuggets: coast to coast (3-21)
In this episode, I talk about the soul crushing loss to the Rockets, the Plumlee-Jokic starting lineup, the youngins lineups, and Nelson's last shot.
Locked On Nuggets: It's not dark yet, but it's ...
In this episode, I share my notes on the loss against the Rockets and discuss why the Blazers now have the upper hand in the race for the 8th seed.
Locked On Nuggets: Barton's career-high and the...
In this episode, I recap the win over the Clippers. Will Barton had a career-high and was a huge boost to the Nuggets. Also, Jokic, Plumlee, and Faried are looking like a dynamic frontcourt trio.
Locked On Nuggets: NCAA tourney primer with Sam...
In today's episode, I am joined by Sam Vecenie to discuss the NCAA tournament and players for Nuggets fans to keep an eye on. Sam and I agree that the Nuggets are most likely to target a forward in the draft and being that the Nuggets will likely be se...
Locked On Nuggets: King me (3-12)
In this episode of the Locked On Nuggets podcast, I recap the win over the Kings and talk about the growing chemistry between Gallo and Jokic. I also talk about Murray's growth since moving up in the depth chart.
Locked On Nuggets: Weekend Summit with Matt Moo...
In this weekend summit edition of the podcast, I am joined once again by Matt Moore along with TJ McBride and Daniel Lewis. We discuss the win over the Celtics, the playoff race, and more. I end the podcast by getting the Jokic Flu.
Locked On Nuggets: The upside and downside of m...
In this special edition of the Locked On Nuggets podcast, I am joined by two of the biggest names in Nuggets coverage, Matt Moore from CBS Sports and Christopher Dempsey of Altitude TV and Radio. We recap the loss to the Wizards, some big picture issue...
Locked On Nuggets: Ill Will 3-7-17
In this episode I go over my notes on the win over the Kings and Wilson Chandler's career night.
Locked On Nuggets: Charlotte's interesting adju...
In this episode, I explain the Hornets' interesting adjustment to take away the flow of the Nuggets' offense. Then I deconstruct the controversy that arose in the locker room after the game and the difficult balance between on the record and off the re...
Locked On Nuggets: The ball was popping! (3-2)
In this episode of the Locked On Nuggets podcast, I share my notes on one of the most impressive road wins of the season. The Nuggets offense looked incredible and their defense looked pretty good too. Oh, and Nikola Jokic put up his 2nd straight tripl...
Locked On Nuggets: Joker is back, great team wi...
In this episode, I share my notes on the great Nuggets win over the Bulls in which the team scored 125 behind the third triple double of the month for Nikola Jokic. I also talk about the great play of Gary Harris and Wilson Chandler d'ing up Jimmy Butl...
Locked On Nuggets: A slump, fatigue, and a miss...
In this episode, I share my notes on the Nuggets loss to the Grizzlies, my thoughts on Jokic's slump, and a missed opportunity to put some distance on the 8th seed.
Locked On Nuggets: Weekend Summit with Jeff Mor...
In this Weekend Summit episode of the Locked On Nuggets podcast, I am joined by the always terrific Harrison Wind of BSN Nuggets, The King of Thornton, Jeff Morton of Denver Stiffs and Colorado Sports Guys podcat, and the very funny (and soft spoken) C...
Locked On Nuggets: Anticlimactic (2-24)
In this episode, I discuss the horrible loss to the new look Kings.
Locked On Nuggets: Trade deadline post-mortem (...
In this episode, I share my thoughts on the trade deadline and the moves the Nuggets made and did NOT make.
Locked On Nuggets Podcast: The 11th hour
In this episode, I share the latest breaking news, rumors, and reports on the trade deadline and talk about Mudiay's new role off of the bench.
Locked On Nuggets: Around the team in 30 minute...
In this episode, I take a close look at the stats and performance of the Nuggets over the last month of the season.
Locked On Nuggets: What Boogie in New Orleans m...
In this episode, I discuss Jamal Murray's MVP game in New Orleans, the Pelicans acquiring Boogie and what that means for the 8th seed, and the latest trade buzz around the Nuggets.
Locked On Nuggets: Plumlee's debut and Bogdan's...
In this episode, I am joined for the last time by Bogdan Popa as we recap the disappointing loss to the Timberwolves and Mason Plumlee's Nuggets debut. We also let Bogdan reflect on his experience here in Denver and the warm welcome he received from Ti...
Locked on Nuggets: Plumlee arrives, who else de...
In this episode, I am joined again by Bogdan Popa to talk about Mason Plumlee's arrival in Denver. We also discuss how willing we would be to depart with certain members of the roster.
Locked On Nuggets: Another night to remember 2-...
In this episode, I am joined by my friend Bogdan Popa, one of the biggest Nuggets fans in the world. Bogdan traveled from Romania to see the Denver Nuggets live in person and joins me to share his insight and analysis on one of the most amazing Nuggets...
Locked On Nuggets: The Nuggets got a Plumlee fo...
In this episode, I share my thoughts on the trade that sent Jusuf Nurkic and Memphis's 1st round draft pick to Portland for Mason Plumlee and a 2nd round pick.
Around the 23 minute mark I am joined by Erik Gundersen who shares a scouting report on Plu...
Locked On Nuggets: 2-9-17 Nikola Jokic is bette...
In this episode, I explain why I think Nikola Jokic is better than Kristaps Porzingis and why I think there's a really good chance that he will always be better than Porzingis.
Locked On Nuggets: 2-8-17 Bad Jameer and Barton...
In this episode, I share my thoughts on the loss to the Atlanta Hawks and talk about how Jameer Nelson and Will Barton tend to freeze out Nikola Jokic and stagnate the offense despite putting up solid individual numbers.
Locked On Nuggets: 2-7-17 Mudiay's defensive st...
In this episode, I make the case for bringing Mudiay off of the bench even after he returns from injury and significant;y reducing his role to focus on his defensive struggles.
Locked On Nuggets: 2-6-17 Nuggets defense shows up
In this episode I share my notes on the win over the Dallas Mavericks including an impressive defensive effort, a Will Barton scoring barrage, and the return of Jokic the fouler.
Locked On Nuggets: Weekend Summit with Sean Wal...
In this weekend summit edition of the podcast, I am joined by Sean Walsh of Mile High Sports radio, Aniello Piro of Mile High Sports magazine, and Daniel Lewis of Denver Stiffs. We recap the win over the Bucks, Jokic's triple double, the locker room a...
Locked On Nuggets: 2-2-17 Trade rumors everywhere!
In this groundhog day edition of the podcast, I discuss the loss to the Grizzlies, the defensive focus, and the two HUGE trade rumors that are floating around regarding Wilson Chandler and Emmanuel Mudiay.
Locked On Nuggets: 2-1-17 Nuggets defense is la...
In this episode, I share my notes on the game against the Lakers and talk about just how bad this defense is from top to bottom.
Locked On Nuggets: On relevancy, hope, and bein...
This episode is a big departure from the typical analysis that I do on this show. Instead, I wanted to address the idea that many people in Denver's local radio media have advertised, that the Denver Nuggets are irrelevant. I talk about what it means t...
Locked On Nuggets: 1-29-17 No Joker, no problem
In this episode, I recap the great win over the Suns on the road and share my notes on the game. Jamal Murray stepped up despite some rookie moments and Gallo went full Rooster!
Locked On Nuggets: 1-26-17 Inside the locker ro...
In this episode, I share my notes from the exciting win over the Suns at home and take you inside the locker room after the injury to share with you what I saw and heard.
Locked On Nuggets: Jameer wants an apology
In this episode, I recap the win over the Jazz and apologize to Jameer Nelson for any slander he may have received from Nuggets Nation. I also talk about Darrell Arthur's big game and the importance of the upcoming 3-game series of games.
Locked on Nuggets: A tale of two point guards, ...
In this episode, I recap the loss to the Timberwolves. Jamal Murray shined as a point guard and Jameer Nelson...did not.
Locked On Nuggets: 1-21-17 Weekend Summit Episode
In this weekend Summit edition, I am joined by Jake Marsing of 5280 Sports, TJ McBride of BSN Nuggets, and Jeff Morton of Denver Stiffs and Colorado Sports Guys. We recapped the big win over the Clippers, the surprisingly great crowd, and the race for ...
Locked On Nuggets: Joker just keeps raising the...
In this episode, I recap the entertaining loss to the Spurs. Jokic set a new career high with 35 points and continues to keep setting the bar higher and higher. Mudiay lost the PG battle to a rookie. Juancho showed flashes of his game and potential. Mu...
Locked On Nuggets: Special guest Coach Nick fro...
In this episode, I am joined by coach Nick of BballBreakdown. Nick recently published an excellent video on Nikola Jokic in which he claims Jokic to be the best passing center in the game. He had a lot of great insights into what makes Jokic so special...
Locked On Nuggets: 1-18-17 Will the Thrill Barton!
In this episode, I recap the win over the Lakers, talk about Barton's big night, Jokic's aggressiveness, and Faried's gravity.
Locked On Nuggets: 1-16-17 Mudiay's best game a...
In this episode, I share my notes on the Nuggets win against the Magic. Mudiay had what I thought was his best game as a pro and dropped a career-high 13 assists. Faried was spectacular and even flashed some nice passing. And then Jokic. What more can ...
Locked On Nuggets: Around the team in 30 minutes
In this episode, I go through the entire roster and breakdown how they've played over the last month. Similar to what Nate Duncan and Danny Leroux do on the fantastic Dunc'd On podcast when they do 15 (teams) in 60 minutes. It was a fun podcast with so...
Locked On Nuggets: #MagicJokic in London
In this episode, I recap the exciting game over the Pacers in London in which the Nuggets put up 140 points. I talk about the continued progress of Nikola Jokic and then comment on Faried, who called out the city of Denver in his post game report.
Locked On Nuggets: Basketball analytics with au...
In this episode, I am joined by Andy Glockner, founder of The Cauldron and author of Chasing Perfection. We talk about the state of basketball analytics and how teams use analytics departments. We then focus on the Denver Nuggets and talk about how to ...
Locked On Nuggets: No one person is going to sa...
In this episode, I recap the game against the Spurs. The Nuggets offense was as good as ever but unfortunately, their defense was as bad as ever. I discuss the continued systemic issues on that end of the floor as well as Nurkic's effort, Darrell's imp...
Locked On Nuggets: The Nuggets and Spurs have s...
In this episode, I am joined by Jeff Garcia, host of the Locked On Spurs podcast. The two of us co-host this episode as both the Locked on Nuggets and Locked on Spurs podcast. We preview the game against the Spurs and Nuggets and share our 3 keys to th...
Locked On Nuggets: Free Falling
In this episode, I discuss the Nuggets awful loss to the Kings with a focus on Mudiay's defense, Nurkic's hot streak, and Malone's post game comments.
Locked On Nuggets: Valuable lessons for a young...
In this episode I talk about the game against the Warriors, Nurkic's impact, Barton's continued brilliance, and Malone's rotation. I also talk about the valuable lesson Murray is learning right now.
Locked on Nuggets: Paul Millsap and the Denver ...
In this episode I talk about Paul Millsap and how he would fit in with the Nuggets, what it'd cost to get him in a trade, and whether or not he'd re-sign. I also look ahead to the Warriors game.
Locked on Nuggets: Two steps forward, one step ...
In this episode I am joined by Chad Andrus to discuss the disappointing loss to the 76ers. Chad also shares his thoughts on Malone, Jokic, Mudiay, and Murray.
Locked on Nuggets: The centers of the future, w...
In this episode I am joined by David Naylor of Canis Hoopus to discuss the exciting game, the two young centers, and the future of these two teams.
Locked on Nuggets: Ranking the teams fighting f...
In this episode, I share some notes from today's practice including Malone's thoughts on the current 9-man rotation, Mudiay's defense, and Wilson leaving the bench before the game ended. Then I rank the teams vying for the 8th seed, from least likely t...
Locked On Nuggets: Crisis averted in Los Angeles
In this episode, I share my notes on the team's win over the Clippers including Gallo's foul drawing antics, Mudiay's defense, Jokic's fouls, and Barton's great play.
Locked on Nuggets: Christmas Summit with Dev Jo...
In this podcast, I recap the heartbreaking Nuggets loss to the Hawks with Jeff Morton, Ryan Blackburn, and Dev Johnson
Locked on Nuggets: Reacting to George Karl's qu...
In this episode, I share my thoughts and reactions to George Karl's comments about Carmelo Anthony and Kenyon Martin. I also talk about Will Barton's comments about his desire to stay in Denver.
Locked on Nuggets: Regressing back to the mean
In this episode, I talk about the somewhat predictable blowout loss to the Clippers and what it might have revealed about Mudiay, Harris, and Jokic. I also talk about the Nuggets defensive scheme and Barton getting back to full strength.
Locked on Nuggets: Gary, Emmanuel, and Nikola
In this episode, I talk about Jokic's near triple double performance, Gary Harris's shooting, and Emmanuel Mudiay looking like a dominant guard.
Locked On Nuggets: A glimpse of potential
In this episode, I share my notes from the Nuggets impressive win over the Knicks. I talk about Jokic's passing and fouling, Faried's perfect game, and Wilson's under rated effort.
Locked on Nuggets: They say the darkest hour is...
In this episode I break down the most exciting and promising win of the season, the return of Gary Harris, and the return of Nikola Jokic to the starting lineup. I also talk about Jusuf Nurkic's diminished role and Emmanuel Mudiay's minutes reduction.
Locked on Nuggets: If I ruled the world
In this episode, I talk about where Jokic and Murray rank among the best U23 prospects in the NBA and then share a brief look at what I would do if I owned the team and coached the team.
Locked On Nuggets: A turning point in the season
In this episode, Daniel Lewis joins me to discuss the dumpster fire that is the Denver Nuggets right now. We look big picture and ask if this season is salvageable and whether or not the team should change their focus.
Locked on Nuggets: The Jokic-Faried pairing and...
In this episode I share my notes on the win against the Orlando Magic and explain why Jokic and Faried are able to lead the Nuggets to a 117 ORTG. I might even gush about Jokic a bit more than usual.
Locked on Nuggets: Turning it over to Jameer
In this episode, I discuss the new starting lineup, Faried getting a DNP-CD, and recap the game against the Wizards.
Locked on Nuggets: The problem is becoming more...
In this episode of the podcast, I recap the collapse and comeback against the Nets. I also speculate that it is finally time to pull back the reigns on Emmanuel Mudiay.
Locked on Nuggets: Process and results
The Nuggets got a win in the city of brotherly love behind Jamal Murray's shooting and the vet lineup that closed it out. Also, which team approached rebuilding the right way?
Locked on Nuggets: Has Malone lost the team? Ha...
Reviewing the last 2 games and asking whether the team has given up on Malone & Mudiay. Also, looking ahead to an important road trip.
Locked on Nuggets: 1 on 1 with Nuggets rookie, ...
Nuggets rookie shooting guard Malik Beasley sat down with me to talk about his family, college, the draft, and life in the NBA as a rookie.
Locked On Nuggets: The worst of the worst
Notes on the Nuggets' awful outing against the Miami Heat which may have been the worst loss of the young season.
Locked on Nuggets: The band is (slowly) getting...
The Nuggets are slowly getting back to full strength with the (possible) return of Danilo Gallinari, Will Barton, and Juancho Hernangomez. Also, what can the Nuggets learn from the Hornets?
Locked on Nuggets: Nuggets trade prospects with...
Danny Leroux of Real GM, Sporting News, and Locked on Warriors joins me to talk about the Nuggets season, their crowded rotation, and potential trade pieces going forward.
Locked on Nuggets: Big win in the valley of the...
Reviewing the Nuggets win over the Suns
Locked On Nuggets: Friday Summit episode with T...
This roundtable episode is on the Nuggets gut punching loss to the Thunder.
Locked On Nuggets: Jamal Murray is for real!
Jamal Murray erupted for 24 points in highlight fashion, helping the Nuggets down the Bulls to finish off their 4-game homestand.
Locked on Nuggets: Quick interview with Nikola ...
I got to sit down with Nikola Jokic to talk about being aggressive versus being passive, got an update on Darrell Arthur, Will Barton, and more. And lastly, I ranked the Nuggets in terms of how irreplaceable they are to the team if everyone else was he...
Locked on Nuggets: A glimpse of potential
The Nuggets looked very good against the Utah Jazz in their 105-91 on Sunday night. Mudiay continues to round back into form.
Locked on Nuggets: Nuggets and NBA with Matt Moore
Talking about the Nuggets season so far and looking around the league.
Locked On Nuggets: One in a row!
The Nuggets' vets are leading the way over the last few weeks.
Locked on Nuggets: Gary Harris injury and Mudia...
The impact of Gary Harris missing another 4 weeks and analyzing the how and why of Mudiay's struggles this season.
Locked On Nuggets: New lineup, same result
The Nuggets changed the starting lineup but have yet to find a winning formula.
Locked on Nuggets: Quick recap of the Warriors ...
In this episode, I recap the ugly Warriors game, talk about the vibes of the team, and talk about how the Nuggets went from a team of depth to a team in desperate need of health.
Locked on Nuggets: Heartbreak Blues in Memphis
In this episode, I share my notes on the Nuggets heartbreaking game against the Grizzlies including insight on turnovers, transition play with two bigs, and more.
Locked On Nuggets: Mudiay on fire!
Reviewing the Nuggets big win in Boston including the breakout performance by Emmanuel Mudiay, the return of Gary Harris, and the Nuggets best lineup getting BUCKETS.
Locked On Nuggets: We have ourselves a rivalry!
Reviewing the Nuggets 102-99 win over the Timberwolves, Jusuf Nurkic's continued improvements, Gallo and Chandler looking like the dynamic duo, and the potential for a nice rivalry brewing between these two teams.
Locked On Nuggets: On Mudiay, fit, and the absu...
In this episode of the podcast, I quickly recap the game against Toronto. I talk about the most encouraging part of Nurkic's new and improved game so far. Then i give a rant about people's NBA analysis and the idea that NBA players are or are not good.
Mutombo, Toronto, and a meltdown against Portland
In this episode, I talk about the atmosphere at Pepsi Center for Dikembe Mutombo's jersey retirement ceremony. I then discuss some of the big takeaways from the game against the Portland Trailblazers. Finally, I turn my attention to the upcoming game a...
Nuggets at Pelicans recap and takeaways
I recap the Nuggets opening night win over the New Orleans Pelicans and breakdown the performances of Jusuf Nurkic, Kenneth Faried, Emmanuel Mudiay, and more. I also share some concerns about the rotation and how coach Malone might not be using the mos...
Locked On Nuggets, 8/2: Diving into Faried trad...
Locked On Nuggets, 7/27: Is pursuing a Russell ...
Locked On Nuggets, 7.25.16, Harris & Mudiay's S...
Locked On Nuggets, 7/18, Summer league wrap, h...
Locked On Nuggets -- Diving into top Nuggets su...