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Thoughts and commentary of Pelicans expert and insider Jake Madison. A daily deep dive into the New Orleans Pelicans, the NBA and all the happening around Zion Williamson and the team. #pelicans #nba

LOCKED ON PELICANS--July 19, 2017--The Pelicans...
With the Pelicans signing Darius Miller to a 2.1 million dollar deal, they are at risk of becoming hardcapped. Jake Madison looks at how they ended up in the situation and where they go from here.
16 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--July 18, 2017--Scott Kushne...
Scott Kushner of the New Orleans Advocate joins the show to talk about how the Rajon Rondo deal came together, how the Pelicans envision the point guard fitting into the team, and where they go from here.
31 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--July 17, 2017--Pelicans sig...
The Pelicans made their first real move of the offseason by signing Rajon Rondo to a one year deal. There are a lot of questions about the amount, fit, role, on court issues, and more. Jake Madison answers all of them for you in today's Locked on Pelic...
26 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--July 13, 2017--Pelicans par...
The Melo to the Rockets trade seems to be stuck. Could the Pelicans become on of the facilitators to make it happen? Cheick Diallo and Quinn Cook stood out in Summer League yesterday. What did they do well? Who else surprised?
15 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--July 12, 2017--Reggie Jacks...
Could Reggie Jackson be the big trade target New Orleans fans have been hoping for? Would he fit on the Pelicans? Jake breaks it all down.
22 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--July 10, 2017--Free Agency ...
The Pelicans have been quiet in free agency so far but have added some names to their roster. New Orleans might be 0-2 in Summer League so far but two players have been playing very well. Find out all you need to know in today's episode!
24 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--July 6, 2017--Pelicans are ...
Jake breaks down the Pelicans' cap situation, says why they dont need to stretch Asik yet, why the Pelicans are quiet in free agency. He then breaks down potential trade targets
22 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--July 3, 2017--Jrue Holiday ...
Jrue Holiday signed a massive 126 million dollar deal and Locked on Pelicans breaks down everything you need to know about it! Jake also looks at the remaining free agent targets for the Pelicans, where the team stacks up in the West, and the Pelicans ...
29 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--June 30, 2017--Breakdown do...
Free Agency starts tomorrow! Jake runs down everything you need to know about who the Pelicans might be targeting.
28 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--June 29, 2017--Chris Paul t...
Chris Pal was traded to the Rockets in a surprising move. How does the trade impact the Pelicans? Chris Trew joins the show to tell us what emojis he will be using during free agency
32 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Does Ricky Rubio fit with t...
Ricky Rubio is on the trading block, but does it make sense for the Pelicans to go after him?
21 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--June 27, 2017--Peter Jok's ...
If you need someone to root for on the Pelicans' summer league team listen in on the journey Peter Jok has had to the NBA. Anthony Davis makes the All-Defense 2nd team. Bulls fans are wasting money.
21 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--June 23, 2017--Pelicans dra...
The Pelicans traded up to select Frank Jackson from Duke 31st overall. Next the signed Peter Jok as an undrafted free agent to their summer league roster. Jake Madison breaks down both players for you in today's Locked on Pelicans
14 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Tim Frazier Trade Reaction
Jake Madison breaks down everything involving the Tim Frazier to the Wizards trade
8 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--June 22, 2017--Two-way cont...
Jake Madison dives into two-way contracts and why the Pelicans wont trade for another draft pick. He looks at his big board for the 40th pick.
14 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--June 21, 2017--David Griffi...
The NBA is in an odd state of flux right now and Jake Madison breaks it all down for you. Could former Cavs GM David Griffin be a good candidate as President of Basketball Operations? Does what is happening in New York make you feel better about Benson...
15 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--June 20, 2017--Draft trades...
With the Sixers/Celtics trade is the market for Jrue Holiday drying up? Should the Pelicans go after Paul George?
22 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--June 15, 2017--2nd round pi...
Jake Madison welcomes Brendon Kleen of BourbonStreetShots.com and the Step Back to the show to talk NBA Draft and much more
37 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--June 14, 2017--David West w...
Jake Madison talks about David West chasing a ring . He then breaks down how two way contracts will work and why it matters for the Pelicans
14 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--June 13, 2017--Recapping ga...
The Warriors are the champions of the NBA. Should the title be discounted due to Kevin Durant? Should the Pelicans pick Frank Mason out of Kansas with the 40th overall pick?
15 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--June 8, 2017--Recapping gam...
Jake Madison recaps game 3 of the NBA Finals. He then looks at Jawun Evans and Damyean Dotson as potential 40th overall picks
16 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--June 7, 2017--Why the Pelic...
The Warriors might be the dominant team right now, but eventually that will end. Jake Madison tells you why and lets you know why the Pelicans need to be patient. Will the Pelicans pick someone from Oregon at 40?
13 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--June 6, 2017--Takeaways fro...
Jake Madison recaps the first two games of the NBA Finals and has a few takeaways for Pelicans fans. He then previews potential 40th pick Nigel Williams-Gross
15 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--June 2, 2017--Pelicans fans...
A recent paper ranks Pelicans fans as the 2nd most loyal in the league. But that might not be the case. Dell Demps was spotted at a draft prospect's workout. Find out who it was.
15 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--June 1, 2017--NBA Finals pr...
The NBA Finals are finally upon us! Jake Madison previews the matchup between the Warriors and Cavs. He then takes a look at two intriguing second round prospects for the Pelicans
21 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--May 30, 2017--Pelicans add ...
The Pelicans continue to shake up the coaching staff with the news they may add Sam Mitchell to the bench. Host Jake Madison dives deep on what this means for the team
12 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--May 25, 2017--Alvin Gentry ...
Alvin Gentry gave a Q & A to Pelicans.com and host Jake Madison breaks down what he said. He then talks about Quincy Pondexter's place in team.
12 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--May 24, 2017--Cunningham to...
Dante Cunningham is being linked to the Knicks but should the Pelicans resign him? Could the team still play in transition? Talking about the Spurs and Celtics
13 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--May 23, 2017--What the Chri...
With Chris Finch being hired from the Denver Nuggets, next season's Pelicans' offense becomes pretty obvious. What does it mean for Davis, Cousins, and Holiday?
16 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--May 22, 2017--Pelicans hire...
The Pelicans shook up their assistant coaches with the addition of Chris Finch. Adam Mares of Locked on Nuggets joins the show to talk about what Finch brings to the table.
22 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--May 18, 2017--Holiday vs th...
Jake Madison takes a look at Jrue Holiday's averages vs the top and bottom ranked defenses. Is there any amount you would trade Anthony Davis for?
14 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--May 17, 2017--Pelicans lose...
The Pelicans didn't get lucky in the NBA draft lottery, but are still scouting prospects to take in the 2nd round. Find out who they have been linked with!
17 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--May 16, 2017--Gentry and De...
Gentry and Demps seem to have their jobs confirmed for next season. What are the Pelicans' lottery odds, and if they keep the pick should they trade it for another All-Star?
15 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--May 15, 2017--Alvin Gentry ...
Alvin Gentry talked about his job security and offseason plans with Adrian Wojnarowski's The Verticle podcast. Should the Pelicans give a vote of confidence?
24 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--May 10, 2017--Pelicans link...
The first draft prospect linked to the Pelicans has emerged. Do the Warriors hurt the NBA overall?
14 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--May 9, 2017--Kyle Lowry hea...
After getting swept it seems Kyle Lowry may want out of Toronto and to head to a western conference contender. Do the Pelicans have room for him? Two reasonable targets the Pelicans could add on the wing. Draft Lottery Rituals.
18 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS-- May 8, 2017--Joe Dumars ru...
Joe Dumars is being linked to the Hawks, what does that mean for the Pelicans? What can spacing in the playoffs teach the Pelicans?
18 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--May 4, 2017--Rajon Rondo, l...
Would Rondo be an attractive trade target for the Pelicans? What can the Pelicans learn from the NBA playoffs?
13 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--May 3, 2017--Would Jeff Van...
Jeff Van Gundy interviewed with the Pelicans two years ago, would he make a good head coach for the team now?
17 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--May, 2, 2017--Demps and Gen...
Scott Kushner of the New Orleans Advocate joins the show to talk about the future of Dell Demps and Alvin Gentry
27 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--May, 1, 2017--Jimmy Butler ...
Rumors about the Pelicans going after Jimmy Butler and Chris Paul are flying, Dante Cunningham to become a free agent, Omer Asik season in review.
16 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Apr. 27, 2017--Solomon Hill...
Jake Madison reviews Solomon Hill's season with the New Orleans Pelicans, he also gives an update on the newly announced D-League franchise.
17 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Apr. 26, 2017--Offseason pr...
What are the Pelicans top free agency priorities? What can the Pelicans learn from the GSW/Portland series? Should the team shy away from character concerns?
19 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Apr. 25, 2017--Chris Trew t...
Video creator extraordinaire Chris Trew joins the show to talks about welcoming back Chris Paul, firing Gentry and Demps, Jrue Holiday, and a whole lot more!
21 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Apr. 24, 2017--Free throw s...
How can Andre Roberson influence the Pelicans free agency plans? What if the team makes the playoffs next season?
15 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Apr. 20, 2017--Fletcher Mac...
WDSU sports anchor Fletcher Mackel joins the show to talk about the state of the franchise. Are they second fiddle to the Saints?
32 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Apr. 19, 2017--T-Bob Hebert...
LSU's own T-Bob Hebert joins the show to talk accountability when it comes to Dell Demps and Alvin Gentry. How should the head of the Pelicans be evaluated?
41 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Apr. 18, 2017--Has Jrue Hol...
Last Thursday Dell Demps and Alvin Gentry talked a lot about Jrue Holiday. Have they already given away his decision?
19 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Apr. 17, 2017--Gentry and D...
Alvin Gentry and Dell Demps both had exit interviews last week. Will they be back next season?
16 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Apr. 13, 2017--Pelicans bea...
The Pelicans end their season on a high note with a 103-100 victory. Some of the young guys played well. How should we evaluate the season?
17 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Apr 12. 2017--Young guys sh...
Cheick Diallo, Quinn Coo, and Axel Toupane all got significant minutes last night. Jake Madison recaps how they played. He then previews tonight's game against the Blazers
16 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Apr. 11, 2017--Larry Coon g...
Salary cap expert, and GM of the Sports Business Classroom, Larry Coon talks about what a Jrue Holiday max contract would look like
21 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Apr. 10, 2017--D-League wri...
Chris Reichert of the Step Back joins the show to talk about how Cheick Diallo has played and what to expect from him next season
25 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Apr. 7, 2017--Talking Pelic...
Pelicans studio host Daniel Sallerson joins the show to talk about the D-League and what the Pelicans should focus on the rest of the season
22 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Apr. 6, 2017--Revisiting th...
Jake Madison breaks down the game tying 3-pointer by DeMarcus Cousins. He then looks ahead to the offseason.
16 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Apr. 5, 2017--Unfortunately...
Two Jrue Holiday turnovers last night shut the door on the Pelicans' playoff chances as they lost to the Nuggets
14 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Apr. 4, 2017--Joe Dumars ru...
New rumors linking Joe Dumars and the Pelicans have surfaced. Jake Madison breaks them down and previews the Nuggets game!
14 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--APR. 3, 2017--Pelicans anno...
The Pelicans announced they will launch a Gulf Coast D-League team, beat the Kings, lose to the Bulls. Jake Madison recaps it all.
14 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 31, 2017--How does Hol...
Jake Madison looks at Holiday's stats with DeMarcus Cousins on and off the court. He then previews the Kings game
16 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 30, 2017--Pelicans bea...
Jake Madison recaps the Pelicans close win against the Dallas Mavericks, he then talks more about the decision the Pelicans will need to make regarding Jrue Holiday
18 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 29, 2017--Is Jrue Holi...
Jake Madison dives deep on what has been going on with Jrue Holiday's play recently. Is he worth a max deal? He then previews the Mavs game.
19 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 28, 2017--Pelicans los...
Jake Madison recaps the Pelicans' loss to the Jazz Monday night. He then talks about Jrue Holiday, and calls the Pelicans playoff chances dead.
14 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 27, 2017--Pelicans win...
Jake Madison recaps the Pelicans' big win against the Denver Nuggets. How did they pull off a 25 point upset? And what do their playoff chances look like?
18 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 24, 2017--Coach Nick o...
Coach Nick of bballbreakdown.com joins the show to talk about How DeMarcus Cousins is being used on offense, and where the Pelicans go from here!
23 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 23, 2017--Talking hoop...
The radio voice of the Pelicans, Sean Kelley, joins the show to take a look at how the Pelicans have improved over their 5-1 stretch
19 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 22, 2017--Cousins scor...
Jake Madison recaps DeMarcus Cousins' big night as he scores 41 in the Pelicans win. Now 3.5 games back of the 8th seed do the Pelicans have a chance?
17 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 21, 2017--Are the Pel...
Jake Madison takes a deep dive into the on/off court numbers with DeMarcus Cousins. He then previews the Memphis game
21 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 20, 2017--Pelicans blo...
Jake Madison recaps how the New Orleans Pelicans were able to beat both the Rockets and Timberwolves to get back to 4.5 games out of the 8th seed
17 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 17, 2017--Should the P...
Jake Madison looks the Pelicans lottery odds and if they should tank the rest of the season. He then previews this weekend's games
19 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 16, 2017--Pelicans los...
Jake Madison recaps the latest Pelicans loss. He then talks about the reports that Alvin Gentry is on the hot seat in New Orleans
19 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 15, 2017--Pelicans cru...
Jake Madison recaps the Pelicans big win over the Portland Trail Blazers, previews the Miami match-up, and gives an update on AD's ankle
16 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 14, 2017--Talking Peli...
Jake Madison welcomes ESPN's Justine Verrier to the show to talk Pelicans. Justin takes a long look at the many questions surrounding New Orleans
33 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 13, 2017--Pelicans bea...
Jake Madison recaps the Pelicans' OT win over the Hornets without DeMarcus Cousins playing in the 4th quarter. Is it telling that the 3 Pelicans wins have come with Cousins in a smaller role?
18 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 10, 2017--DeMarcus on ...
The Pelicans are having problems with DeMarcus Cousins standing at the 3-point line, Jrue Holiday is struggling, defensive rebounding is a problem, Jake Madison dives in deep on everything. He then previews the Charlottle game
23 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 9, 2017--Pelicans fall...
Jake Madison recaps the Pelicans loss to the Raptors and gives an update on the Anthony Davis wrist injury
19 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 8, 2017--Pelicans poor...
Jake Madison takes a look at how the Pelicans poor shot selection hurts their offense. He then previews tonight's game against the Raptors
18 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 7, 2017--Pelicans fall...
Jake Madison recaps the Pelicans' loss to the Jazz, and then Michael McNamara joins the show to talk about the Pelicans' options this offseason
46 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 6, 2017--Pelicans notc...
Jake Madison recaps the Pelicans 1-1 weekend. He then dives into the usage rates of Anthony Davis, DeMarcus Cousins, and Jrue Holiday
21 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 3, 2017--Talking DeMar...
Tas Melas joins the show to breakdown how the Pelicans have played since acquiring DeMarcus Cousins. Jake then previews the Spurs matchup
33 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 2, 2017--Pelicans beat...
Jake Madison recaps the Pelicans' win over the Pistons, what changed with Jrue Holiday? And he then gives a look at the playoff standings.
17 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Mar. 1, 2017--DeMarcus Cous...
Jake Madison recaps the Mardi Gras day that DeMarcus Cousins enjoyed, previews tonight's game against Detroit, and looks at the starting lineup's advanced stats
13 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Feb. 27, 2017--Pelicans fal...
Jake Madison recaps the Pelicans' two losses over the weekend and breaks down what is going wrong with the offense.
23 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Feb. 24, 2017--Pelicans blo...
Jake Madison recaps the Pelicans 129-99 loss to the Rockets. Was it as bad as the score indicated in DeMarcus Cousins' debut?
23 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Feb. 23, 2017--Takeaways fr...
Jake Madison gives you the biggest takeaways from DeMarcus Cousins' introductory press conference, he then previews his debut tonight.
21 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Feb. 22, 2017--How does DeM...
Jake Madison dives deep into how DeMarcus Cousins fits into the Pelicans' offense.
27 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Feb. 21, 2017--What are the...
Jake Madison welcomes Leo Beas of CowbellKingdom.com to the show to talk about the potential pitfalls of the DeMarcus Cousins trade for the Pelicans. Jake then dives deep on why he isn't too worried.
36 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Feb. 20th, 2017--Breaking d...
Jake Madison welcomes Sam Vecenie to break down the blockbuster trade which brought DeMarcus Cousins to New Orleans
29 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--DeMarcus Cousins traded to ...
Jake Madison records an emergency edition of Locked on Pelicans as New Orleans makes a blockbuster trade to bring in DeMarcus Cousins
18 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Feb. 17, 2017--Jrue Holiday...
Jake Madison talks about the improvements Jrue Holiday has recently made to his game. He then previews All-Star Weekend for Pelicans fans
21 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Feb. 16, 2017--Pelicans ups...
Jake Madison recaps the Pelicans' win over Memphis, Brook Lopez posts a monster stat line, Jahlil Okafor smoke screen?
16 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Feb. 15, 2017--Previewing t...
Jake Madison previews tonight's game against Memphis, gives updates on trade rumors, starts eliminating players from the roster
13 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Feb. 14, 2017--Brook Lopez ...
Jake Madison recaps the Pelicans' win over the Suns, and breaks down why Brook Lopez would be a great addition to the Pelicans.
23 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Feb. 13, 2017--More Jahlil ...
Jake Madison recaps the Pelicans weekend with a win over the Timberwolves and a loss to the Kings. He also talks about the trade deadline and more Jahlil Okafor rumors
16 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Feb. 10, 2017--Ownership up...
Jake Madison gives an update on the ownership situation with Tom Benson, compares the Pelicans to other dysfunctional NBA teams, and previews tonight's game!
21 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Feb. 9, 2017--Pelicans blow...
Jake Madison recaps the Pelicans' blow out loss to the Jazz. He then compares how the two franchises have been built
19 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Feb. 8, 2017--Reggie Jackso...
Jake Madison talks about the rumor of the Pelicans trading for Reggie Jackson, breaks down how Jahlil Okafor would fit in New Orleans, and previews the Jazz game
16 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Feb. 7, 2017--Pelicans trad...
Jake Madison looks at the recent rumors regarding the Pelicans on the trade front. Are the Pels interested in Jahlil Okafor, Brook Lopez, or Nikola Vucevic?
23 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Feb. 3, 2017--Skills compet...
Jake Madison talks about Anthony Davis in the skills competition, gives a trade deadline update, and previews the Wizards' game this Saturday
14 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Feb. 2, 2017--Terrible 4th ...
Jake Madison recaps the Pelicans' loss to the Pistons, what happened in the 4th quarter. He then gives updates about his efforts to have the Pelicans offload Omer Asik at the trade deadline
18 min
LOCKED ON PELICANS--Feb. 1, 2017--Pelicans lose...
Jake Madison recaps the Pelicans' loss to the Raptors, he then gives updates on potential trade deadline deals for the Pelicans
19 min