Tony East, an Indiana Pacers reporter for Sports Illustrated/FanNation and Forbes, brings you the Locked On Pacers podcast, a daily Indiana Pacers podcast that is a part of the Locked On Podcast Network.
Oladipo, Brogdon, Turner, Sabonis and more talk before training camp opens
Former Pacers forward Alex Poythress joins the ...
Host Tony East is joined by former Pacers forward Alex Poythress to discuss his time with the Pacers, playing in Russia, his connection to LeBron James, and more
Mailbag part 2! Predicting the best Pacer lineu...
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman answer listener questions from Twitter, including thoughts on the best Pacer lineup, thoughts on pinstripe jerseys, and more!
Mailbag part 1! Oladipo-Bjorkgren relationship,...
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman answer listener questions from Twitter, including thoughts on the Oladipo-Bjorkgren relationship, Pacers breakout candidates, and more!
Kevin Pritchard presser, plus what we expect fr...
Victor Oladipo's commitment, Warren at 4, Goga?
Pacers sign Kelan Martin, Kevin Pritchard discu...
Host Tony East breaks down the Pacers signing of Kelan Martin and where it leaves the roster. He then looks at Kevin Pritchard's comments about the pursuit of Gordon Hayward
Pacers lineups we are excited to see and what t...
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman discuss what the Pacers rotation could look like next season and examine some lineups that they are excited to see play
The Pacers made little changes but that doesn't...
New coach, internal growth, young players
Gordon Hayward bolts for Charlotte, Pacers trad...
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman break down a hectic weekend of NBA free agency for the Pacers, including the latest on Gordon Hayward, Bogdan Bogdanovic, JaKarr Sampson, TJ Leaf, and more
Emergency pod: Justin Holiday re-signs with the...
The deal is for $18.8M over three years
Free agency night 1 - Hayward reportedly wants ...
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman break down the news that Gordon Hayward reportedly wants to sign with the Pacers and look at a quite few hours around the NBA
Gordon Hayward and JaMychal Green opt out, Aliz...
Host Tony East breaks down Alize Johnson not getting the qualifying offer, Gordon Hayward and Jamychal Green not picking up their player options, and free agent fits with the Pacers
Who is Cassius Stanley, plus other draft though...
Pacers 54th pick, no major moves, free agency starts Sunday
Draft day! Gordon Hayward trade rumors heat up ...
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman discuss the latest on a potential Gordon Hayward Pacers trade and look at other trades around the league. Plus, a final look at the draft from a Pacers standpoint on draft day.
First round mock draft, Jrue Holiday traded to ...
Host Tony East completes a first round mock draft and muses how each player might fit with the Pacers. Plus, thoughts on the Pacers assistant coaches and the Jrue Holiday trade.
Draft and free agency preview: Will the Pacers ...
We discuss all these questions and more
2019-20 Pacers player reviews: Edmond Sumner is...
Host Tony East breaks down Edmond Sumner's third season with the Pacers and what comes next for the young guard
Victor Oladipo drama breakdown and discussion
Host Tony East breaks down the Victor Oladipo story in the Indianapolis star and the ensuing drama on twitter.
How the updated salary cap numbers impact the P...
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman discuss the NBA's official dates for the 2020-21 season + how the updated salary cap figures impact the Pacers.
Breaking down dozens of draft prospects for the...
Host Tony East is joined by former Suns draft consultant Spencer Pearlman to break down various prospects the Pacers could look at with the 54th pick
2019-2020 Pacers Player Reviews: Is Malcolm Bro...
I know technically it was a sign and trade, but c'mon
Victor Oladipo trade thoughts and season recap ...
New assistant coaches, McConnell returns and Oladipo rumors
2019-20 Pacers Player Reviews: Jakarr Sampson d...
From 12th man to the playoff rotation
2019-2020 Pacers Player Reviews: T.J. Leaf's NB...
Host Tony East discusses T.J. Leaf's third NBA season and what comes next for the young forward.
What would a Pacers trade for Gordon Hayward lo...
Host Tony East is joined by Locked On Celtics host John Karalis to discuss what a Gordon Hayward to the Pacers trade would look like
2019-2020 Pacers Player Reviews: Is Domantas Sa...
All-star game to career year
Myles Turner trade thoughts and season recap + ...
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman discuss all the latest Indiana Pacers news before reviewing the season of Myles Turner and discussing his trade value.
2019-20 Pacers player reviews: Alize Johnson ca...
Host Tony East breaks down Alize Johnson's second season with the Indiana Pacers and looks at what comes next for him.
Former Pacers guard Joe Young joins the show to...
Host Tony East is joined by former Pacers guard Joe Young to discuss his time with the Pacers, playing in China, what he taught Jimmy Butler, and more
2019-20 Pacers player reviews: T.J. McConnell's...
Steady regular season but rough playoffs
Pacers free agency position previews: centers
From Alex Len to Thon Maker and more
How the new Christmas NBA start date impacts th...
Host Tony East breaks down how the reported NBA start date being moved up impacts then Pacers. He then reviews the seasons of Naz Mitrou-Long and Brian Bowen II.
More info on new Pacers Head Coach Nate Bjorkgr...
Host Tony East is joined by Locked On Raptors Host Sean Woodley to discuss new Pacers' Head Coach Nate Bjorkgren and his time in Toronto
Breaking down new Pacers Head Coach Nate Bjorkg...
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman break down Pacers Head Coach Nate Bjorkgren's introductory press conference
EMERGENCY PODCAST - The Pacers hire Nate Bjorkg...
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman discuss the Pacers hiring of new head coach Nate Bjorkgren
Pacers free agency position previews: power for...
from Paul Millsap to Marcus Morris
Chauncey Billups and Dave Joerger get other job...
Host Tony East discusses two Pacers head coaching candidates - Dave Joerger and Chauncey Billups - getting other jobs and senior VP of Basketball Operations Peter Dinwiddie leaving the organization.
Who is Chris Finch and will he really become th...
From England to the G League to Pelicans offense guru
2019-20 Pacers player reviews: T.J. Warren had ...
From 53 points to 40% from three
2019-20 Pacers player reviews: Jeremy Lamb can ...
Host Tony East breaks down Jeremy Lamb's inaugural season with the Indiana Pacers and what he needs to do to improve after a big injury.
Pacers free agency position previews: small for...
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman preview free agency for the Pacers at the small forward position
Why the Pacers getting swept by the Heat impact...
Host Tony East breaks down a few reasons why the Heat sweeping the Pacers alters Indiana's future and looks at the Heat-Lakers finals.
2019-20 Pacers player reviews: Justin Holiday h...
The Pacers backup guard/forward finally showed who he could really be, but can he do it again?
2019-20 Pacers player reviews: Doug McDermott w...
Host Tony East discusses Pacers forward Doug McDermott's 2019-20 season and what comes next for him.
The coaching carousel, Oladipo news update, and...
Pacers news and SG targets
How Doc Rivers hiring effects the Pacers
How Doc Rivers hiring effects the Pacers
2019-20 Pacers player reviews: Goga Bitadze was...
Host Tony East recaps the rookie season of Pacers center Goga Bitadze
2019-20 Pacers player reviews: Aaron Holiday le...
Holiday improved his game shooting nearly 40% from three
Report: Victor Oladipo looking to move on this ...
Host Tony East discusses the The Athletic's report that Victor Oladipo is looking to move on from Indiana this offseason and looks at how Doc Rivers firing impact the Pacers
Pacers free agency position previews: point guards
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman discuss which point guards the Pacers might pursue in free agency
What can the final four playoff teams tell us a...
Nontraditional bigs and good coaching
Pacers news of the week: Brodgon, Warren, McDer...
Pritchard rumors, new coaches, Mike Brown
Ranking the Pacers young players in tiers and d...
Host Tony East discusses the Pacers young players and the general concept of a "youth pipeline" and what the team needs in the next young player.
Which Pacer is the most likely to be traded thi...
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman rank each Pacer from least likely to most likely to be traded this offseason.
What if the Pacers blow it all up?
Should the Pacers tank?
What will happen with the Pacers potential free...
Justin Holiday, T.J. McConnell option, Jakarr Sampson and Alize Johnson
Best strategies for the Pacers in the 2020 NBA ...
Host Tony East looks ahead at the NBA Draft and breaks down what the Pacers could do with the 54th selection. Plus, he looks at the team potentially trading up for a higher pick.
Mike D'Antoni won't return to Houston and Chaun...
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman break down the latest Pacers coaching search news - including Mike D'Antoni leaving the Rockets and the newest info on Chauncey Billups.
That sure is a lot of coaching candidates + Pac...
Host Tony East comments on the Pacers coaching search and breaks down the Pacers salary cap situation heading into the offseason.
Pacers head coaching search expands
Billups, Hammon, Joerger and more
Gregg Doyle of the Indianapolis Star joins to t...
Host Tony East is joined by Gregg Doyle of the Indianapolis Star to discuss the future of Myles Turner, Victor Oladipo, and Domantas Sabonis as well as the Pacers coaching search and other topics.
What have we learned from the playoffs so far t...
Switching, adjusting, winning the turnover battle and more
Analyzing the Popovich coaching tree, breaking ...
Host Tony East breaks down the Nets hire of Steve Nash and how it impacts the Pacers. He then looks at a candidate the Pacers are reportedly interviewing and analyzes the Popovich coaching tree.
Mailbag part 2: Turner/Sabonis pairing, free ag...
We take your questions again
Mailbag part 1: Trade targets, coaching candida...
We take your questions
Breaking down President Kevin Prtichard's press...
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman break down Pacers President Kevin Pritchard's end of season press conference.
Key dates to watch for in the Indiana Pacers of...
Host Tony East outlines the key dates to monitor for the Indiana Pacers offseason
Best Head Coaching candidates for the Indiana P...
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman break down a list of possible coaching candidates for the Indiana Pacers
How and why the Heat were able to carve up the ...
Host Tony East is joined by Nekias Duncan of BasketballNews.com and Miami Heat Beat to discuss the Heat-Pacers series and how the Heat were able to dominate
EMERGENCY POD - The Pacers are moving on from N...
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman discuss the Pacers moving on from Head Coach Nate McMillan
The Pacers are humbled by the Heat and get swep...
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman discuss the Pacers Game 4 loss to the Heat and look back on the series as a whole. Plus, they discuss what comes next for the Pacers.
Locked On Crossover - What is going wrong for t...
Locked On Pacers host Tony East and Locked On Heat host David Ramil team up to discuss the Pacers-Heat series - what has gone wrong for the Pacers through 3 games?
Pacers make a comeback but fall short in Game 3
Pacers lose to Heat 124-115
Pacers are down 0-2 in the series and simply ha...
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman discuss the Pacers Game 2 loss to the Miami Heat and what the team can do going forward to be better.
Pacers lose Game 1 but it wasn't all bad
Pacers/heat, Oladipo injury, adjustments for Game 2
Matchup by matchup Pacers-Heat preview and how ...
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman discuss the Pacers-Heat series by going matchup by matchup and deciphering how the Pacers can win the series.
Pacers-Heat playoff preview crossover with Lock...
Host Tony East is joined by Locked On Heat host David Ramil to preview the Pacers-Heat playoff series
Pacers extend Nate McMillan and battle for the ...
Hosts Tony East and Adam Friedman discuss Nate McMillan's contract extension and preview the Pacers final regular season game where they battle the Miami Heat for 4th in the Eastern Conference
Pacers clinch 4-5 matchup and Victor Oladipo's ...
Pacers beat Rocket 108-104
Bubble MVP award and Pacers-Rockets preview wit...
Host Tony East is joined by Locked On Rockets Host Jackson Gatlin to preview Pacers-Rockets and discuss the All-Bubble team awards
Pacers lose to Heat, but wasn't all bad. Plus s...
Pacers lose to heat. Is it better to be the 5 or 6 seed.
TJ Warren vs Jimmy Butler incoming... Pacers-He...
Host Tony East is joined by David Ramil of Locked On Heat to preview Pacers-Heat, two teams that could be facing off many times in the near future. They also discuss TJ Warren vs Jimmy Butler
Why the Pacers had an off night against the Suns
Why the Pacers had an off night against the Suns
Pacers-Suns preview crossover podcast with Lock...
Tony East is joined by Even Sidery of Locked On Suns to preview Pacers-Suns, a battle of 2 undefeated teams in the bubble.
T.J. Warren does it again as the Pacers beat th...
T.J. Warren drops 32, Turner 21 and all five starters are in double figures
Tony East shares comments from Nate McMillan and Jeremy Lamb to discuss Domantas Sabonis' injury, Victor Oladipo's status, and Jeremy Lamb's rehab progression
Why the bubble is a good opportunity for Aaron ...
Tony East breaks down what to watch for each Pacers guard in the NBA restart. Today's episode is brought to you by RockAuto.com. Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need.
How will TJ Warren look in his first postseason...
Tony East breaks down what to watch for from each forward on the Pacers roster in the NBA restart.
Why these games could make or break the Sabonis...
Why these games could make or break the Sabonis-Turner pairing
NBA Bubble mailbag part 2 - The future of Turbo...
Tony East and Adam Friendman discuss your questions from Twitter - including the future of the big man pairing, Aaron Holiday's role, and All-Star weekend 2021 in Indy.