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The Locked on 76ers podcast is your daily podcast about the Philadelphia 76ers hosted by Keith Pompey, Sixers insider and beat writer for the Philadelphia Inquirer. Nobody knows more about Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, Tobias Harris and the Sixers than Keith who has been serving up basketball analysis in Philly for two decades. For daily news, stats and analysis on the NBA and the 76ers listen to Locked on 76ers part of the Locked on Podcast Network.

Is everything really ok with Embiid? (LOCKED ON...
The Sixers only create more skepticism with their lack of transparency in the Joel Embiid situation.
15 min
Joel Embiid experiences his first growing pains...
Keith Pompey and special guest Tom Moore of the Bucks County Courier Times talk about Joel Embiid's struggles in Monday's setback to the Utah Jazz. They also question why Richaun Holmes is barely playing after being hyped up in the preseason and first ...
14 min
A look back and a look ahead (LOCKED ON SIXERS)...
Keith Pompey and special guest Devon Givens of 97.5 FM talk about the Sixers' blunders and highlights in Saturday's loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers before turning their attention to Monday night's tough matchup against the Utah Jazz.
27 min
What do you make of Robert Covington's start? ...
Keith Pompey talks about how 76ers shooting guard Robert Covington is shooting just 19.2 percent from the field, but is fifth in the league in steals at 2.5 per game.
12 min
Ersan Ilyasova debuts in what amounted to anoth...
Host Keith Pompey dissects Ersan Ilyasova's performance, the Sixers' 109-93 setback to the Charlotte Hornets and their inability to win games at the start of the season.
15 min
Late-game miscues lead to another November loss...
Host Keith Pompey talks about how the Sixers blew a perfect opportunity to win their first game in the month of October or November since Nov. 22, 2013.
17 min
Sixers find themselves in piecemeal situation -...
Host Keith Pompey talks about the Sixers' "piecemeal situation" created by Joel Embiid and Jahlil Okafor not being able to play on back-to-back nights.
20 min
Without improved shooting, Sixers will become h...
Host Keith Pompey talks about the Sixers struggles while Joel Embiid is on the bench, Nik Stauskas' game and the team's overall shooting woes.
18 min
Lack of transparency hurts Sixers - Oct.
The Sixers are taking a public-perception hit due to not giving their account of what happened in the Sevyn Streeter National Anthem situation from the start.
15 min
Embiid's impressive debut (LOCKED ON SIXERS) - ...
Host Keith Pompey and special guest Bob Cooney talk about the performances of Joel Embiid, Dario Saric, Nik Stauskas and the Sixers point guards in Wednesday night's loss to Oklahoma City.
9 min
Breaking down Sixers and OKC Thunder (LOCKED ON...
Keith Pompey and special guest and Locked on Thunder host, Fred Katz, dissect the Sixers and Thunder to advance Wednesday's season opener at Wells Fargo Center.
33 min
Unsettled backcourt cause for concern (LOCKED O...
Guard play, due in part to injuries and poor shooting, has let the Sixers down in the preseason.
10 min
It's best for Noel to have surgery (LOCKED ON S...
Host Keith Pompey says Nerlens Noel made the right decision by deciding to have surgery. His decision could also benefit Jahlil Okafor once he gets healthier.
17 min
Is it fair to judge Brett Brown (LOCKED ON SIXE...
Host Keith Pompey says that it would be unfair for this to be a make-or-break season for Sixers coach Brett Brown. He also salutes Elton Brand before delivering a message to his podcast listeners.
26 min
Simmons' injury provides playing time for 3 cen...
Host Keith Pompey says Ben Simmons' injury makes it easier to the Sixers to provide more playing time for Joel Embiid, Nerlens Noel and Jahlil Okafor this season. However, he points out the it's still a disastrous situation to have.
14 min
Sixers hold all cards in Noel's situation (LOCK...
Host Keith Pompey talks about why the Sixers are in no rush to make a move on Nerlens Noel's contract situation. He also breaks down why Dario Saric is struggling in the preseason.
14 min
Will Sixers' latest twin towers version work? (...
Host Keith Pompey and special guest Tom Moore dissect the Sixers' new version of the twin towers featuring Jahlil Okafor and Joel Embiid. The lineup could have a lot of issues on the defensive end.
8 min
Shooting, turnovers dooming Sixers (LOCKED ON S...
Host Keith Pompey says the Sixers will have a tough time winning games along as they continue to shoot poorly and turn the ball over.
21 min
Sixers have plenty of work to do. (LOCKED ON SI...
Host Keith Pompey and special guest J Michael of CSN Mid Atlantic dissect the Sixers' performance in a blowout loss to the Wizards at the Verizon Center. They also discuss why they believe Joel Embiid will be a rookie of the year front-runner and chat ...
19 min
Why McConnell is the likely opening-day startin...
Host Keith Pompey breaks down the point-guard battle between the gritty T.J. McConnell and the electric Sergio Rodriguez. Even though Rodriguez is becoming a fan favorite, Pompey explains why McConnell will most likely be the opening-day starter.
18 min
Sixers team preview (LOCKED ON SIXERS)
6 min
Embiid living up to hype (LOCKED ON SIXERS) -- ...
Host Keith Pompey dissects Joel Embiid's performance against Memphis' Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph. He also talks about Gerald Henderson getting back into a groove and Nik Stauskas' decision to employ a sports psychologist.
19 min
Flying under radar is good for Okafor (LOCKED O...
In a twisted way, Jahlil Okafor being sidelined might have raised his trade value and image. Host Keith Pompey explains why.
13 min
How good or bad are the Sixers? (LOCKED ON SIXE...
Host Keith Pompey says it's hard to gauge the 76ers since Ben Simmons and Jerryd Bayless aren't playing. However, he points that they resemble the struggling squads of the past three seasons when Joel Embiid and Dario Saric are not on the floor. Pompey...
18 min
Embiid's next step (LOCKED ON SIXER) -- Oct. 6
Host Keith Pompey and special guest Marc Narducci talk about what to expect from Sixers center Joel Embiid in Thursday's preseason opener against the Washington Wizards.
12 min
Joel Embiid's debut (LOCKED ON SIXERS) -- Oct. 5
(Why Embiid's 6-point performance signals a lot of hope for the struggling Sixers franchise.)
16 min
The excitement surrounding the Sixers has taken a huge hit due to injuries. Can they get it back by the start of the regular season?
15 min
Where do the Sixers go from here now that Ben Simmons has a broken foot? The team is trying to find the silver lining in the familiar territory of another injury.
14 min
Host Keith Pompey and special guest Tom Moore dissect the games of Ben Simmons, Dario Saric and Joel Embiid.
11 min
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Can Dario Saric guard a three?
12 min
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Centers of attention
13 min
Locked on Sixers - Sept 26th - Nerlens Noel ha...
Nerlens Noel thinks the Sixers having three starting centers is silly.
11 min