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Tony East covers the Pacers for Forbes and Adam Friedman covers the Pacers for Indy Cornrows. Together, they bring you the Locked On Pacers podcast, a daily Indiana Pacers podcast that is a part of the Locked On Podcast Network.

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Locked on Pacers - 1/9/17 - Pacers pack five ga...
The Pacers head to London riding a five game winning streak after beating the Knicks on Saturday. As the team continues to grow, the trip offers an opportunity for the Pacers to bond both on the court and off.
19 min
602
Locked on Pacers - 1/6/17 - Fo! Fo! Fo! Pacers ...
Myles Turner joined Paul George and Jeff Teague in delivering big production as the Pacers beat the Nets for their fourth consecutive win. Turner even looked like Moses Malone on one play to bolster his 15-rebound night. Also, Nate McMillan discusses r...
21 min
603
Locked on Pacers - 1/5/17 - Monta 'evens Pacers...
The Pacers have played well of late with Monta Ellis helping off the bench, which C.J. Miles explains nicely. Also, Paul George makes almost all of his free throws, so arguing for more was worth the fine. Plus, where is Myles Turner's season stacking ...
12 min
604
Locked on Pacers - 1/4/17 - Pacers bring home t...
Winning at the Palace at Auburn Hills is always sweet and the Pacers pulled off their second road win against the Pistons in the past couple of weeks, but it was only their fifth road win of the season. Paul George played his superstar role on point a...
16 min
605
Locked on Pacers - 1/3/17 - Teague questionable...
The Pacers head to Detroit hoping for better results on the road after winning their last two at home. It would help if Jeff Teague is available. Once again, the Pacers improved in the standings by not playing on Monday, plus we ponder whether the team...
14 min
606
Locked on Pacers - 1/2/17 - Pacers beat Magic t...
Frank Vogel enjoyed his visit to Indy, but surely not his Magic team's 117-104 loss to the Pacers. Indiana won their second consecutive in impressive fashion and will now try to take that positive home cooking on the road.
20 min
607
Locked on Pacers - 12/28/16 - Pacers panic afte...
After a rough night in Chicago and their third loss in a row, the Pacers were crying foul, while fans and media took exception to the team's performance. To make matters worse, Rodney Stuckey is out again as the Pacers visit the Wizards on Wednesday ...
21 min
608
Locked on Pacers - 12/23/16 - Paul George remai...
The Pacers started strong but fizzled quickly in the second quarter en route to a 109-102 loss to the Celtics at the Fieldhouse. The C's physical play had PG crying foul quite a bit, but in the end Isaiah Thomas put away the Pacers down the stretch.
22 min
609
Locked on Pacers - 12/22/16 - Pacers up, down a...
The Pacers have been in a different spot in the Eastern Conference standings after the past four nights, moving up to 6th on their night off in the oddly inconsistent East. They will try to extend their home winning streak to six games when they host t...
18 min
610
Locked on Pacers - 12/21/16 - Oops, they did it...
The Pacers ran out of gas, losing yet another fourth quarter lead on the road after a barrage of three-pointers from Carmelo Anthony and Kristaps Porzingis. Playing on a back-to-back, the Pacers had no answer at winning time.
18 min
611
Locked on Pacers - 12/20/16 - NBA Twitter tried...
The Pacers held on to beat the Wizards 107-105 thanks to a game-winner by Thad Young. Paul George made big shots down the stretch, but just as NBA Twitter rushed in to heap praise on PG for his crunch time success, he came up empty on a few possessions...
20 min
612
Locked on Pacers - 12/19/16 - Defense highlight...
The Pacers finished their three-game road trip on a winning note with a strong effort against the Pistons. Now they begin the week with back-to-back games against the Wizards and Knicks.
17 min
613
Locked on Pacers - 12/16/16 - Pacers repeat fou...
The Pacers lost to the Pelicans in similar fashion to their loss in Miami the night before. Fourth quarter offense betrayed the Pacers after being in position to win. Also, the new CBA could make Paul George a LOT of money, but he may need to play bett...
20 min
614
Locked on Pacers - 12/15/16 - Pacers take step ...
The Pacers had enough defensive stops to beat the Heat but couldn't execute well enough on the offensive end, which led to a 95-89 loss in Miami. At least the NBA and NBPA agreed on a CBA to deliver labor peace for several more years.
20 min
615
Locked on Pacers - 12/14/16 - Pacers trying to ...
The Pacers have been frustrated with bad road losses, but after a couple of home wins hope to take that winning formula on the road against Miami. With Rodney Stuckey questionable, how will Nate McMillan adjust his reserve rotation?
16 min
616
Locked on Pacers - 12/13/16 - Monta Romo? Glenn...
An injury to Monta Ellis opens up an opportunity for Glenn Robinson III to start for the Pacers and he filled in well at shooting guard to support the team's stars as they slowed down the Hornets on Monday night.
24 min
617
Locked on Pacers - 12/12/16 - It was time for P...
The Pacers fell flat in Dallas to end their road trip but finished strong in their first game home against Portland the next night. Paul George scored 15 points in last half of the fourth quarter to keep the Pacers living that .500 lifestyle. Next up, ...
20 min
618
Locked on Pacers - 12/9/16 - Pacers wrap up the...
The Pacers will try to return home with a 3-2 record on their road trip with a win over the Mavs on Friday. The Blazers will be waiting for the Pacers to return to Indy for a matchup on Saturday at the Fieldhouse.
18 min
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Locked on Pacers - 12/8/16 - Pacers bounce back...
The Pacers finished strong in Phoenix to beat the Suns 109-94 as they moved to 2-2 on their current road trip with their sights set on winning in Dallas to return home with a 3-2 road record.
15 min
620
Locked on Pacers - 12/7/16 - Pacers move on to ...
As bad as the loss in Golden State looked, it was still just one loss for the Pacers and now they begin a stretch of the schedule for the remainder of December that will really tell us where the Pacers stand in the East.
15 min
621
Locked on Pacers - 12/6/16 - Pacers suffer 60 f...
The Pacers wrapped up their season series with the Warriors by getting drubbed 142-106. Klay Thompson efficiently lit up the Pacers for 60 points on just 33 shots in 29 minutes. At least the Pacers don't have to play the Dubs again...unless they meet i...
16 min
622
Locked on Pacers - 12/5/16 - Pacers earn road w...
The Pacers came up big on the road Sunday night, beating the Clippers to sweep the season series against the Clips and level their record at .500. No time to celebrate for the Pacers as they head to the Bay Area to face the Warriors on Monday night.
17 min
623
Locked on Pacers - 12/2/16 - Pacers look to ste...
Nate McMillan didn't enjoy seeing his team take another step back in Portland. Hopefully a shot of good health will push the Pacers back in a positive direction. Plus, talking about three stats explained in an article by John Schuhman on NBA.com.
14 min
624
Locked on Pacers - 12/1/16 - Blazers run past s...
The Pacers struggled to stop the Blazers in their 131-109 loss to begin a five-game road trip. The only positive news from a gloomy Portland visit was the injury update on C.J. Miles who may join Paul George in returning to the court before the trip is...
11 min
625
Locked on Pacers - 11/30/16 - Pacers begin road...
The Pacers tip off a five-game road trip in Portland without Paul George in the starting lineup. When PG returns, will Glenn Robinson III return to the bench or should he remain a starter. Monta Ellis always seems to be the odd man out in these discuss...
26 min
626
Locked on Pacers - 11/28/16 - Working through P...
The Pacers looked to be in a world of hurt after losing to the Hawks with Paul George sidelined for another week. But weekend wins over the Nets and Clippers sent the Blue and Gold on the road in good shape.
20 min
627
Locked on Pacers - 11/23/16 - Pacers will be th...
The Pacers face the Hawks before taking Thanksgiving Day off. Paul George and Myles Tuner would certainly help if their respective ankles are up to the task. Also, what are you thankful for about the Pacers so far this season?
16 min
628
Locked on Pacers - 11/22/16 - Shorthanded and w...
The Warriors took it easy on the shorthanded Pacers and still ended up drubbing the Blue and Gold at the Fieldhouse, 120-83. Injuries kept Paul George, Myles Turner and C.J. Miles out and they were missed, if for nothing else than to make the game more...
17 min
629
Locked on Pacers - 11/21/16 - No Paul George? N...
The short-handed Pacers earned their first road win of the season with an OT win over the Thunder in OKC. Playing without Paul George, C.J. Miles and Kevin Seraphin, the Pacers enjoyed big games from Jeff Teague, Glenn Robinson III, Thad Young and othe...
23 min
630
Locked on Pacers - 11/18/16 - Hickory Pacers pr...
The Pacers will don their Hickory uniforms when they play the Suns on Friday in what could be a wild game. Also, Ben Bentil quickly played his way into a contract overseas, opening room for Rakeem Christmas at Fort Wayne.
14 min
631
Locked on Pacers - 11/17/16 - Pacers beat Cavs ...
The Cavaliers rested LeBron James at the Fieldhouse on Wednesday night so the Pacers took advantage to win their second consecutive game. Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love had big games but weren't enough to handle a solid team effort by the Pacers who are n...
20 min
632
Locked on Pacers - 11/16/16 - Will Cavs rest Le...
The Pacers host the Cavs on Wednesday after the champs earned a tough W against Toronto on Tuesday. LeBron James played over 38 minutes against the Raptors so will he play against the Pacers? The Cavs are playing three games in four days with the Pisto...
16 min
633
Locked on Pacers - 11/15/16 - Pacers show Vogel...
The Pacers took care of business against a road-weary Magic team in Frank Vogel's return to the Fieldhouse. Kevin Seraphin provided a spark off the bench along with CJ Miles who returned to his valuable reserve role as Rodney Stuckey nears a return to ...
18 min
634
Locked on Pacers - 11/14/16 - Blue collar, no s...
The Pacers continue looking for answers after two bad losses over the weekend, remaining winless on the road in a loss to the Sixers and then losing at home against the Celtics. This team needs some juice to spark better play but it is hard to see wher...
21 min
635
Locked on Pacers - 11/11/16 - Time to panic abo...
While the Pacers prepare to play the Sixers again and try to secure their first road win, a rough start to the season raises the question among some NBA observers that the Pacers may be in trouble and need to do something to change their fortunes this ...
21 min
636
Locked on Pacers - 11/10/16 - Pacers slip past...
The Pacers found a way to force OT against the Sixers and then played quite well to earn another home win. Before the game, Nate McMillan discussed the team's defensive approach, as well as applying discipline and accountability with the players. We al...
17 min
637
Locked on Pacers - 11/9/16 - Biscuits! Pacers m...
Paul George described the Pacers as "lifeless" after losing big in Charlotte. Now they have the Sixers at home in an effort to get better. For fans, the new 'Miss it for biscuits' promo will entertain even if the Pacers don't.
14 min
638
Locked on Pacers - 11/8/16 - Pacers punished on...
The Hornets staggered the Pacers early and the response from the blue and gold was dispiriting. Too many turnovers, too many fouls without enough effort or intensity. After talking about accountability, will Coach Nate hold his players to a higher sta...
20 min
639
Locked on Pacers - 11/7/16 - Hear what Paul Geo...
The Pacers put together their best game of the season to beat the Bulls. Hear what Paul George liked about the defense. Also, the Pacers are in Charlotte on Monday so Doug Branson of Locked on Hornets previews the competition.
22 min
640
Locked on Pacers - 11/4/16 - Fatal fade in thir...
The Pacers struggled again on the road letting the Bucks pull away after halftime and not being able to sustain a rally to ever have a chance to win the game late.
23 min
641
Locked on Pacers - 11/3/16 - McMillan adjusting...
Pacers coach Nate McMillan is adjusting his playing rotation again with Rodney Stuckey out for several games, turning to the veterans on his roster. Also, look ahead to the next game against the Bucks on Thursday.
14 min
642
Locked on Pacers - 11/2/16 - Paul George frustr...
Paul George scored the final 12 points to lead the Pacers past the Lakers, 115-108. But as we heard from PG after the game, the Pacers still have plenty of work to do at both ends to meet their expectations.
24 min
643
Locked on Pacers - 11/1/16 - Pacers need sense ...
On the latest episode, we hit on Jeff Teague dealing with a tough start to the season and Nate McMillan repeatedly calling for his team to crank up the intensity and play with a sense of urgency while prepping to play the Lakers
21 min
644
Locked on Pacers - 10/31/16 - Pacers dish up di...
The Pacers ran into trouble on the road over the weekend losing in both Brooklyn and Chicago. They return home to deal with issues due to a banged up reserve unit and defensive lapses which are keeping the pace of play slower than the Pacers would prefer.
23 min
645
Locked on Pacers - 10/28/16 - Takeaways from Pa...
The Pacers hit the road to play the Brooklyn Nets on Friday. What did we learn from the Pacers opening night win that will help against the Nets?
22 min
646
Locked on Pacers - 10/27/16 - Pacers beat Mavs ...
The Pacers weren't perfect but Myles Turner and Paul George came through big in overtime to help the blue and gold beat the Mavericks, 130-121 in the season opener at the Fieldhouse.
23 min
647
Locked on Pacers - 10/26/16 - Pacers opening ni...
The Pacers open the season at home against the Dallas Mavericks. Health doesn't appear to be an issue against the experience Mavs' lineup. How will Myles Turner handle a veteran matchup with Andrew Bogut?
22 min
648
Locked on Pacers - 10/25/16 - Pacers rate as mu...
The Pacers continued prepping for the regular season on Monday while also signing and waiving Ben Bentil to assign the power forward to Fort Wayne. We also learned about strong TV rating for the preseason broadcasts on FSI and take note of a few famili...
20 min
649
Locked on Pacers - 10/24/16 - Pacers cut roster...
The Pacers trimmed their roster to the mandated 15-man limit on Sunday as they prepare for the regular season to begin on Wednesday against the Dallas Mavericks. While Glenn Robinson III was the highlight of camp, rookie Georges Niang impressed the peo...
17 min
650
Locked on Pacers - 10/21/16 - Paul George sound...
The latest preseason loss by the Pacers didn't sit well with Nate McMillan and Paul George, which had PG using post-game comments to challenge his team to be better. Also, the Pacers picked up a contract option on Myles Turner as the young fella contin...
20 min
651
Locked on Pacers - 10/19/16 - Pacers spread off...
We discuss the latest info from the Fieldhouse and comments from Nate McMillan, Paul George and Monta Ellis as they prepare to wrap up preseason play in Milwaukee. We also look at the annual NBA GM survey and wonder what kind of market there may be for...
23 min
652
Locked on Pacers - 10/18/16 - Pacers waive two,...
We check in on the Pacers with the latest roster and injury news, relaying comments from players and coach Nate McMillan while also wondering why anyone would worry about Paul George's contract until this season plays out.
23 min
653
Locked on Pacers - 10/17/16 - Paul George winks...
We wrap up the Pacers' weekend and look ahead to the final full week of the preseason. A Friday night loss to Frank Vogel's Orlando Magic had the Pacers back at the Fieldhouse on Saturday with plenty to work on during practice.
22 min
654
Locked on Pacers - 10/14/16 - Pacers on to Orla...
The Pacers continue preseason play in Orlando on Friday. After practicing in Evansville on Thursday, Glenn Robinson talked about his preseason play and Nate McMillan discussed Lavoy Allen altering his thoughts about using a 9 or 10-man rotations. Also,...
22 min
655
Locked on Pacers - 10/13/16 - Pacers run past B...
The Pacers jumped out to a huge first half lead in route to cruising past the Bucks in preseason play. There were several highlight performances as Nate McMillan played a regular-season rotation for much of the game, even without Paul George.
19 min
656
Locked on Pacers - 10/12/16 - Paul George is st...
Paul George is still sick, Myles Turner likes his team's depth and Jeff Teague is adjusting nicely to his new teammates as they learn to run with him. Also, Nate McMillan complained about his defense and while some of those concerns are due to preseaso...
16 min
657
Locked on Pacers - 10/11/16 - What does spread ...
On episode 8 of Locked on Pacers we discuss Paul George missing practice and plans for the Pacers to play the full top of the rotation against the Bucks in Evansville. Also, do you consider Thad Young a spread four? Nate McMillan does.
19 min
658
LOCKED ON PACERS - 10/10/16 - Who is making the...
On episode 7, we take a look back at the Pacers loss to the Bulls on Saturday, assess the current injury situation and look ahead to week three of preseason.
15 min
659
LOCKED ON PACERS - 10/7/16 - Pacers beat Bulls,...
The Pacers beat the Bulls 115-108 where buckets were plenty and defense remained a work in progress. With all of the free flowing offense and fast pace, Coach Nate McMillan insists there is some structure to the madness.
19 min
660
LOCKED ON PACERS - 10/6/16 - Pacers enjoying mo...
Coach Nate McMillan is demanding more discipline and accountability from his players but is also allowing more freedom to push the ball and make plays on the court. The result is starting to build trust between the players and coach. Will it last?
20 min
661
LOCKED ON PACERS - 10/5/16 - Pacers pound Pelic...
After watching the Pacers open preseason play with a 113-96 win over the Pelicans there was plenty to like, so we took a tour through the box score and shared other observation from the game.
17 min
662
LOCKED ON PACERS - 10/4/16 - Pacers preseason f...
The Pelicans have plenty of Indiana ties with Solomon Hill, Lance Stephenson and E'Twaun Moore on the roster. We checked in with Jake Madison from Locked on Pelicans to discuss the Pels and how their new players are fitting in.
24 min
663
LOCKED ON PACERS - 10/3/16 - Watching Monta's m...
Monta Ellis is amazing for his ability to show up every night, but his numbers from last year don't lie, so he and the Pacers may be better off if he rested occasionally in back-to-back situations. Also, after a week of camp, the Pacers begin preseaso...
19 min
664
LOCKED ON PACERS - Sept 30 - 10 years later a n...
Tom Lewis of Indy Cornrows makes his debut with Locked on Pacers 10 years after starting Indy Cornrow
23 min