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Brendon Kleen takes you inside the Phoenix Suns and the NBA every weekday with the Locked On Suns podcast, part of the Locked On Podcast Network #suns #nba #phoenix

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LOCKED ON SUNS 3/17/2020: Ranking the Suns’ 10 ...
We start off with 10-7 on our lists of the best moments from the 2019-20 Phoenix Suns season.
24 min
102
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/16/2020: Mailbag on Aaron Gord...
Locked On Suns is sticking with Suns fans during this time without sports. First up, mailbag time!
26 min
103
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/13/2020: The Athletic’s Gina M...
The Coronavirus has officially changed the NBA. What happens next for the Suns?
28 min
104
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/12/2020: How the Coronavirus c...
We talk through the Coronavirus, Bridges and Baynes on today’s episode.
31 min
105
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/11/2020: Carmelo Anthony close...
The Suns’ lack of depth was finally challenged by an opponent, as Portland thoroughly outplayed Phoenix.
22 min
106
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/10/2020: How do the Suns keep ...
Phoenix has already doubled their double-digit wins compared to last season. Plus, what’s up with the road/home splits?
29 min
107
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/9/2020: Suns put together best...
Winning in a 140-131 shootout over Milwaukee gave the Suns their second straight, solidifying their reputation as a rollercoaster team.
21 min
108
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/6/2020: Revisiting the Suns’ y...
Did the Suns really need to get rid of every single former lottery pick to get where they were going?
31 min
109
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/5/2020: What happens next foll...
We examine where the Suns go from here after Ayton’s latest injury, plus preview the next two games.
26 min
110
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/4/2020: Slide continues despit...
Not only did the Suns blow a 17-point lead, but Deandre Ayton is hurt again.
19 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 3/3/2020: How Kelly Oubre Jr.’s ...
What happens to Booker, Ayton, Bridges and Johnson without Oubre?
29 min
112
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/2/2020: Dissecting the Suns’ r...
Losing to arguably two of the worst teams in the league at home says a lot.
29 min
113
LOCKED ON SUNS 10/28/2020: Kellan Olson of Ariz...
We discuss Rubio’s 2019-20 season so far and what it means in the context of how the Suns might approach the summer of 2020 to continue building a playoff contender.
43 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 2/27/2020: Suns taken down by Cl...
The momentum has quieted down following tonight’s loss and the Kelly Oubre Jr. injury.
21 min
115
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/26/2020: Latest wins keep Suns...
We check back in on the playoff race. Can the Suns make noise?
30 min
116
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/25/2020: Ricky Rubio serves up...
Led by Ricky Rubio’s huge outing, Phoenix has now won consecutive games leading into a defining six-game homestand that begins Wednesday.
26 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 2/24/2020: Suns split a road bac...
We recap a loss in Toronto and then a comeback win over the Bulls.
29 min
118
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/21/2020: Which 2020 NBA draft ...
The 2020 NBA draft class is weak, but some prospects actually fit what the Suns’ new brain trust seems to value.
37 min
119
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/20/20: Evan's 3 things to watc...
From Deandre Ayton’s defense to the Oubre/Bridges pairing, what should Suns fans watch for?
25 min
120
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/19/2020: Brendon’s 3 things to...
Thoughts on what is in store for the Booker-Rubio pairing, Ty Jerome’s role, and Jalen Lecque’s next steps.
19 min
121
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/18/2020: Reassessing the Suns ...
Lots of ground covered with Michael on the Suns’ long-term potential plus Devin Booker and Deandre Ayton.
37 min
122
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/17/2020: Second Trimester Repo...
We break down the second portion of the season for Deandre Ayton, Ricky Rubio and head coach Monty Williams.
35 min
123
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/14/2020: Second Trimester Repo...
We hand out grades for Devin Booker, Mikal Bridges and Kelly Oubre Jr. over this three-month stretch.
31 min
124
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/13/2020: Suns enter break with...
Phoenix controlled this game throughout cruising to their 22nd win of the season.
23 min
125
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/12/2020: Midseason awards show
Who from the Suns brings home the MVP, DPOY and MIP through the first half of 2019-20?
28 min
126
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/11/2020: Suns trounced by Lake...
A 25-point loss in Los Angeles further hurts the Suns’ fading playoff dreams before the All-Star break
28 min
127
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/10/2020: Weekend back-to-back ...
A win over Houston and loss against Denver leaves the Suns in a tough spot for a playoff push.
32 min
128
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/7/2020: Recapping a surprising...
After a week filled with rumors, the Suns stood pat at the NBA trade deadline.
33 min
129
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/6/2020: Another loss for Phoen...
After the Suns’ loss in Detroit, we have trade deadline updates revolving around Luke Kennard and Kelly Oubre Jr.
35 min
130
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/5/2020: Breaking down the Kenn...
The Suns desperately need bench help, and Luke Kennard fits the billing in many ways.
33 min
131
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/4/2020: Suns blown out by Nets...
Another loss has Phoenix on the edge of staying in contention for the No. 8 seed.
28 min
132
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/3/2020: Booker’s All-Star snub...
An eventful weekend for the Suns where everything didn’t go their way.
33 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 1/31/2020: Pre-NBA trade deadlin...
Will the Suns end up being active at this year’s trade deadline?
37 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 1/30/2020: Reliving Kobe Bryant ...
A very special episode featuring former Suns beat writer Paul Coro on Kobe vs. Phoenix.
34 min
135
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/29/2020: Devin Booker and Dean...
We recap one of the Suns’ most impressive wins of the seasons.
27 min
136
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/28/2020: Mega trade deadline p...
With the trade deadline quickly approaching, it’s time to go in-depth on all of the options for the Phoenix Suns.
41 min
137
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/27/2020: Kobe thoughts plus we...
As the basketball world mourns Kobe Bryant, we give our quick thoughts before discussing the Suns’ weekend road trip.
31 min
138
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/24/2020: News roundup on Suns ...
Larry Fitzgerald, the NAZ Suns, and Aron Baynes’ trade value headline today’s episode.
36 min
139
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/23/2020: Suns suffer ugly home...
Indiana’s blowout of the Suns was one of the worst games thus far for Phoenix.
23 min
140
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/22/2020: Where the Suns stand ...
Are the Suns contenders or pretenders for the playoffs? They’re right in the thick of it for the race to No. 8.
30 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 1/21/2020: Suns nearly pull off ...
Following two big wins on the road, Phoenix dropped one at home to San Antonio in rollercoaster fashion.
22 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 1/20/2020: Suns close out road t...
Devin Booker, Deandre Ayton, and Mikal Bridges all went off in this one.
23 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 1/17/2020: Deandre Ayton’s first...
The Suns’ first 20-plus point win since November was much-needed after a tumultuous stretch.
27 min
144
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/16/2020: A deep dive on the Su...
We cover everything from team expectations, individual benchmarks, plus the relationship between James Jones and Monty Williams.
36 min
145
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/15/2020: Suns now have to play...
Another inexcusable loss for the Suns, this time against the Hawks.
29 min
146
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/14/2020: Another Ayton check-i...
From Ayton and Oubre’s long-term outcomes to playoff conversation, a lot of ground cover on today’s episode.
33 min
147
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/13/2020: Suns regain momentum ...
Wins over Orlando and Charlotte have the Suns back in on the race for No. 8 in the NBA’s Western Conference.
26 min
148
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/10/2020: Parsing James Jones’ ...
Suns GM James Jones spoke to Bright Side Of The Sun earlier this week in an exclusive interview. We break it all down.
34 min
149
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/9/2020: Jackson Frank of The A...
It’s time to at least take a peak at the 2020 class, led by play-makers such as Cole Anthony and Nico Mannion.
41 min
150
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/8/2020: Suns suffer epic colla...
Another inexcusable loss we’re going to look back on in the spring if the Suns’ playoff chances continue to fade.
23 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 1/7/2019: Analyzing the Suns’ bi...
Starting two centers has led to some big changes. What does it mean for someone like Dario Saric?
38 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 1/6/2019: Suns unable to capture...
The Suns started a five-game homestand with more hot and cold play.
31 min
153
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/3/2020: Revisiting 2019 free a...
We take a look at recent reports connecting the Clippers to Baynes and how the Suns might approach the trade deadline.
36 min
154
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/2/2020: Late rally not enough ...
The Suns cut a 36-point lead to single digits but could not close out the Lakers on the road.
20 min
155
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/1/2020: KAT trade talk, an up-...
We run through all the latest Suns news, including a possible reunification of good friends Karl-Anthony Towns and Devin Booker.
35 min
156
LOCKED ON SUNS 12/31/2019: Suns send a statemen...
What a win for Phoenix in Portland, thanks to hot shooting and the Trail Blazers force-feeding Carmelo Anthony.
29 min
157
LOCKED ON SUNS 12/30/2019: Recapping a rollerco...
We saw both ends of the spectrum for Phoenix this past weekend.
30 min
158
LOCKED ON SUNS 12/27/2019: Twitter mailbag on b...
We run through all of your questions from Twitter.
35 min
159
LOCKED ON SUNS 12/23/2019: Defensive woes, Mika...
Phoenix is at a crossroads. What happens next?
32 min
160
LOCKED ON SUNS 12/20/2019: Analyzing trade seas...
Should the Suns be in the market for someone like Kevin Love? What are other options possibly out there?
33 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 12/19/2019: Checking in on where...
The Suns are now on the outside looking in, but this is going to be a tight battle throughout the season.
36 min
162
LOCKED ON SUNS 12/18/2019: Clippers clamp down ...
Phoenix lost 120-99, falling to 11-16 on the season as Ayton debuted.
30 min
163
LOCKED ON SUNS 12/17/2019: Melo and Dame bring ...
The Suns lost another heart-breaker at home.
22 min
164
LOCKED ON SUNS 12/16/2019: First Trimester Repo...
We break down the first 25 games from Cam Johnson, Mikal Bridges and Aron Baynes.
41 min
165
LOCKED ON SUNS 12/12/2019: First Trimester Repo...
We hand out grades for Devin Booker, Ricky Rubio, and Kelly Oubre Jr. in the first portion our report cards.
42 min
166
LOCKED ON SUNS 12/11/2019: Jaren Jackson Jr. an...
The Suns got outplayed by the Grizzlies in a game they should have won.
24 min
167
LOCKED ON SUNS 12/11/2019: Zach Milner of The S...
Johnson and Jerome were labeled as NBA-ready prospects. So far, that’s proven to be the case.
25 min
168
LOCKED ON SUNS 12/10/2019: The offense fires on...
Phoenix put together one of their best all-around offensive games of the season thus far.
21 min
169
LOCKED ON SUNS 12/9/2019: Aron Baynes injury up...
We break down another close loss for the Suns and give an injury update on their season’s biggest surprise player.
27 min
170
LOCKED ON SUNS 12/6/2019: Another crazy one goe...
The Suns gave up a 10-point lead in the fourth quarter before pulling away in overtime.
26 min
171
LOCKED ON SUNS 12/4/2019: Suns put together for...
Another ugly loss for the Suns, this time against a Magic team that couldn’t miss.
25 min
172
LOCKED ON SUNS 12/3/2019: Opening the Pandora’s...
Tyler Johnson’s $19.25 million expiring contract could be used for a Suns playoff push, if they so desire.
37 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 12/3/2019: Kelly Oubre Jr. saves...
Will this win over Charlotte be the one that sparks a run from the Suns?
24 min
174
LOCKED ON SUNS 12/2/2019: Revisiting the Cam Jo...
Cam Johnson is proving the Suns right on their interesting draft night decision.
30 min
175
LOCKED ON SUNS 11/30/2019: Struggles continue f...
The Suns have now lost seven of their last eight games after dropping two more versus Washington and Dallas at home.
28 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 11/26/2019: Why the next 11 game...
We take a look at the next stretch of games for the Suns before diving into the Western Conference standings.
31 min
177
LOCKED ON SUNS 11/25/2019: Kevin Zimmerman of A...
Kevin joins the show to catch up on everything going on in Suns land.
32 min
178
LOCKED ON SUNS 11/24/2019: A 1-1 back to back s...
Great showings from Devin Booker and Kelly Oubre Jr. were offset by poor play from several different role players.
27 min
179
LOCKED ON SUNS 11/22/2019: Make it three straig...
Monty Williams has talked all year about getting punched in the mouth. This would certainly qualify. What gives?
22 min
180
LOCKED ON SUNS 11/20/2019: Gina Mizell of The A...
Gina breaks down her profile of standout Sun Aron Baynes as well and helps us break down the first dozen games of the 2019-20 season.
35 min
181
LOCKED ON SUNS 11/19/2019: Too little, too late...
After falling down by 26, the Suns fought back in Sacramento shorthanded.
27 min
182
LOCKED ON SUNS 11/18/2019: Suns throttled by Ce...
Ricky Rubio’s late scratch before tipoff due to back spasms led to a blowout defeat for Phoenix against Boston.
21 min
183
LOCKED ON SUNS 11/17/2019: Where the Suns sit i...
Will the Suns stay in the playoff race? Boston is the next big test in a long season.
31 min
184
LOCKED ON SUNS 11/15/2019: Suns again blow out ...
The Suns are proving they are for real by taking care of business against worse teams like the Hawks.
24 min
185
LOCKED ON SUNS 11/13/2019: 10-game awards for t...
Which Suns players bring home the hardware from the Locked On Suns crew 10 games in?
34 min
186
LOCKED ON SUNS 11/13/2019: Suns prove legitimac...
Even though Phoenix lost 123-115 to LA, this team once more proved how improved they truly are.
23 min
187
LOCKED ON SUNS 11/12/2019: How the Suns’ rotati...
We talk about the benching of Jevon Carter in addition to the looming returns of Ty Jerome and Deandre Ayton.
33 min
188
LOCKED ON SUNS 11/11/2019: It’s been a long tim...
We recap the Suns’ 138-112 win over the Brooklyn Nets.
27 min
189
LOCKED ON SUNS 11/8/2019: Why it’s OK that the ...
Of course it would be fun to see this team continue to win, but the Suns can regroup and learn from a 124-106 loss to the Heat.
26 min
190
LOCKED ON SUNS 11/7/2019: Comparing these Suns ...
Are these Suns for real? We ask Bloom, as we go back in time a little bit.
33 min
191
LOCKED ON SUNS 11/5/2019: Sixers-Suns thoughts ...
Jackson joins the show to break down a big win for the Suns and imagine a reality in which the Sixers never traded Mikal Bridges to Phoenix.
31 min
192
LOCKED ON SUNS 11/4/2019: Devin Booker plays hi...
Booker had a night for the ages as the Suns put together one of their most impressive performances of the season.
23 min
193
LOCKED ON SUNS 11/4/2019: Recapping another dom...
The Suns’ 4-2 start is their best in six seasons. Will it continue on this upcoming homestand?
29 min
194
LOCKED ON SUNS 11/01/2019: A jumbo listener mai...
Fans ask the important questions to us after five games of the 2019-20 Suns season.
35 min
195
LOCKED ON SUNS 10/31/2019: How the Suns can kee...
The Suns are 3-2 with two losses by one point, but what areas are the most sustainable to their early success?
33 min
196
LOCKED ON SUNS 10/30/2019: Suns continue incred...
Phoenix is above .500 even without Deandre Ayton after their 121-110 victory.
30 min
197
LOCKED ON SUNS 10/29/2019: Analyzing the resurg...
The Phoenix Suns are drawing more national attention with their hot start behind basic fundamentals.
31 min
198
LOCKED ON SUNS 10/28/2019: Phoenix finally has ...
The win over LA coupled with the narrow defeat Monday against Utah shows significant progress.
28 min
199
LOCKED ON SUNS 10/25/2019: What happens next wi...
We give you the latest on Ayton, including how the team will look in his absence, then recap the Nuggets game.
34 min
200
LOCKED ON SUNS 10/24/2019: Deandre Ayton suspen...
Ayton's suspension will be a crushing blow to the Suns’ season, if it holds up.
35 min