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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 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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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LOCKED ON SUNS 10/30/2019: Suns continue incred...
Phoenix is above .500 even without Deandre Ayton after their 121-110 victory.
30 min
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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
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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
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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
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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
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LOCKED ON SUNS 10/23/2019: Suns blast Kings to ...
What a way to begin the season for the Phoenix Suns, winning 124-95 over the Kings.
23 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 10/22/2019: Suns would you rathe...
Max joins the show for four would you rather questions before we preview the Kings game.
32 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 10/21/2019: No new deal for Dari...
How do today’s extensions impact Dario Saric and the Suns?
32 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 10/18/2019: How the Hield and Sa...
The extension deadline is creating more NBA drama, plus answers to your questions on Blake Griffin, Frank Kaminsky, the backup guard situation and more.
29 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 10/17/2019: D’Angelo Russell wan...
The dream that won’t die has popped up once again, this time as the trio enters their second contracts.
35 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 10/16/2019: Reassessing the Suns...
Listen for how our assessment of the Suns’ rotation has changed after the preseason and breakouts from the rookies as well as Kelly Oubre claiming the starting job.
32 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 10/15/2019: Our top 6 preseason ...
What stood out most for the Suns from four preseason games? We have six notes you need to know.
27 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 10/14/2019: Suns show life as th...
We break down what went right for the Suns as they were more competitive against the Trail Blazers and Nuggets.
26 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 10/11/2019: News roundup on Marq...
We run through notes on Marquese Chriss in Golden State, Deandre Ayton, Mikal Bridges, Ryan McDonough’s original master plan, and preview the next preseason games.
36 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 10/10/2019: Shooting woes lead t...
The Suns again couldn’t keep up thanks to poor shooting and mistakes when it came to the basics, losing 105-88.
22 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 10/9/2019: The plan for Lecque, ...
Next-day takeaways from the Suns’ victory over the Timberwolves on Tuesday night at home.
21 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 10/8/19: Finally, some competiti...
Our takes live from Talking Stick Resort Arena going over the Suns’ preseason opening win over Minnesota.
28 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 10/7/19: What to make of the inj...
Catch up on a busy weekend of Suns practices before getting ready for the first preseason game.
30 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 10/4/19: Dissecting Deandre Ayto...
We run through Pina’s latest piece on Ayton before running through Pina’s expectations for this upcoming Suns season.
31 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 10/3/2019: More news from Suns c...
We run through all the latest Suns news, then explain why the 2018 draft class is going to turn out really well.
29 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 10/2/2019: The latest developmen...
After going through our initial takeaways, we dive into three underrated topics: Ricky Rubio’s leadership, rookies making good first impressions, and Monty vs. Igor.
33 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 10/1/2019: Thoughts from Day One...
One day of practice may not be much, but we finally have Suns basketball to talk about.
26 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 9/30/19: Live from Suns Media Da...
We give our thoughts on the sights and sounds of Media Day then give you an interview with Oubre.
28 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 9/28/19: Josh Jackson heads to t...
We break down the latest episode of Jackson’s fall from grace and preview next week’s full slate of Suns events.
33 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 9/25/19: Voting no on Ayton at t...
We analyze Jones’ and Ayton’s comments on the second-year big playing power forward then answer your questions.
43 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 9/23/19: Awards predictions for ...
Who will win MVP, DPOY, etc. this season? We also predicted all of these awards for the Suns.
37 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 9/20/19: Preseason playoff predi...
Which teams will make the playoffs this year, per the LOS crew? We run through the West and East while also outlining where the Suns land.
38 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 9/18/19: The best and worst-case...
It’s time to run through all of these scenarios across the roster. How will it go for Phoenix?
40 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 9/16/19: Looking back on the Sun...
Espo makes his first appearance on the show to break down James Jones’ first summer at the helm and what success looks like for the 2019-20 Suns.
43 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 9/13/19: The Suns’ big rotation ...
Between a steadfast veteran backup and floor-spacers around him, Ayton has the help to improve in Year 2.
42 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 9/11/19: Wing rotation comes dow...
We continue to go position-by-position on the Suns’ roster as we discuss the wing rotation.
38 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 9/10/19: Devin Booker-Ricky Rubi...
We continue previewing the 2019-20 season by starting our positional breakdowns with the Suns’ playmakers.
36 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 9/6/19: How the Suns’ newfound d...
With two above-average point guards, an entirely new frontcourt, and several new veterans, the Suns will have a real rotation of NBA talent this season.
31 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 9/4/19: Who won the Suns' offsea...
The floor for this team jumped way up over the summer, but who benefitted most from all the changes?
35 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 9/2/19: Grading Devin Booker on ...
Matt joins the show to discuss his breakdown of Devin Booker this month as well as where he sees the Suns going from here.
39 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 8/30/19: How Devin Booker and De...
As the NBA turns more positionless and puts an emphasis on shooting and playmaking from every player, how do the Suns stack up among other West duos?
31 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 8/28/19: What the 2018-19 Kings ...
Three-point shooting, pushing the pace, and winning the turnover battle. Sounds easy, right?
33 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 8/26/19: How Suns players stack ...
Looking for an edge this upcoming fantasy basketball season? Josh has you covered.
31 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 8/23/19: How can Mikal Bridges i...
From aggressiveness as a playmaker to bulking up and adding functional strength, we break down what we hope to see from Bridges this season.
28 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 8/21/19: The latest Devin Booker...
We laugh along with the open gym double team debate centered around Devin Booker before diving into a breakdown of Kelly Oubre’s game.
39 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 8/19/19: How can Deandre Ayton i...
This week will be all about individual player development, and we start off by forecasting Deandre Ayton’s 2019-20.
33 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 8/16/19: Cole Zwicker of The Ste...
Cole hops on for his evaluation of the Suns’ summer and who could be available to them in the 2020 draft.
36 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 8/15/19: The Kyler/Book hype mac...
It's time to analyze the two biggest young stars in Arizona sports: Cardinals QB Kyler Murray and Suns star Devin Booker.
31 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 8/12/19: Takeaways from the 2019...
The NBA released the 2019-20 regular season schedule on Monday, so we give you the highlights and predict the Suns’ record.
33 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 8/9/19: Early expectations for t...
What can we expect from Cam Johnson, Ty Jerome and Jalen Lecque in their first season with the Suns?
33 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 8/7/19: Where do the Suns fall w...
We break down the West after a summer that saw the conference bolster its star power.
35 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 8/5/19: Statistical over/unders ...
We rifle through the top six players on the Suns’ roster to see where they might land in various statistical categories.
39 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 8/2/19: Vegas over/unders plus B...
We react to Caesar’s Palace putting the Suns at 27 wins, plus discuss the endless debate surrounding Devin Booker and other young players around the NBA.
38 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 7/31/19: Jon Krawczynski of The ...
Jon is as plugged in as any Timberwolves reporter and gives his insights regarding the connections between these two franchises this summer.
28 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 7/30/19: Cody Toppert joins to t...
The former Suns assistant stops by to discuss Phoenix, trends moving forward in the NBA, player development, Penny Hardaway, and much more.
43 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 7/26/19: A listener mailbag to r...
We dive back into the Twitter inbox to recap the offseason in Phoenix through your questions.
37 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 7/24/19: Jon Bloom of Arizona Sp...
Bloom joins to discuss the Suns' offseason in-depth, plus his expectations for Phoenix on both levels.
47 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 7/22/19: Gina Mizell of The Athl...
Gina joins the show fresh off her first year on the Suns beat to talk about her memories from year one and what comes next for the Suns.
40 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 7/19/19: Vince Marotta of Arizon...
The co-host of The Bickley & Marotta Show joins to give his impressions of the Suns’ offseason, differences between James Jones and Ryan McDonough and reasons for optimism heading into 2019-20.
37 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 7/17/19: The Ringer’s Jonathan T...
Our annual summertime chat with Tjarks to regroup and evaluate the Suns’ offseason.
28 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 7/15/19: Do the Suns have to wor...
Booker is probably far away from demanding a trade or becoming frustrated, but with his second contract starting this season, the clock is ticking. How can the Suns avoid this later on?
41 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 7/12/19: Celebrating our 500th e...
We are joined for Part I of the crossover by Max and David of the 7SOL pod to recap the Suns’ offseason.
41 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 7/11/19: Kelly Oubre Jr. re-sign...
The CEO of Valley Boyz is back on a two-year, $30 million deal. What does this mean in the meantime for both sides?
29 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 7/10/19: Thoughts from Ricky Rub...
We bring you into the Rubio press conference in Las Vegas and break down how movement elsewhere in the league impacts the Suns.
39 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 7/8/19: Recapping the rookie pre...
Media met with Cam Johnson, Ty Jerome and Jalen Lecque on Sunday evening, and got to hear from James Jones as well. What did we learn?
37 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 7/3/19: Goodbye Josh Jackson
We analyze the trade between Phoenix and Memphis, which sent away Josh Jackson and De'Anthony Melton. The Suns' roster overhaul continues.
35 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 7/2/19: Resetting Kelly Oubre’s ...
For once, Suns rookies won’t be asked to play a massive role, thanks to the Oubre and Rubio additions.
43 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 7/1/19: At long last, Phoenix ge...
We break down Rubio’s fit in Phoenix, whether his contract is fair value based on the rest of the market, and what comes next for the Suns.
42 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 6/28/19: Final 2019 NBA free age...
Will the Suns be winners or losers of free agency? We dive into all of our predictions before the chaos ensues.
42 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 6/27/19: Breaking down the Suns’...
We go over the latest D'Angelo Russell rumor, plus the Suns finalizing their coaching staff, before going in-depth on four point guard targets.
45 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 6/26/19: Why Cam Johnson could w...
Zach joins the show to break down Johnson’s game and talk about how he fits within the larger context of the Suns’ roster. We also hit on Ty Jerome in-depth, too.
33 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 6/25/19: Jeff Siegel of Early Bi...
How should the Suns address the point guard spot, Kelly Oubre and more avenues via free agency?
41 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 6/24/19: Liberty Ballers’ Jackso...
How should the Suns' draft be viewed? Plus, who are the most ideal point guard targets and much more.
36 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 6/21/19: Rethinking the Suns' pl...
What do the three Suns trades and picks of Cam Johnson and Ty Jerome tell us about the organization’s plan?
44 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 6/20/19: Sorting through a bizar...
The Suns swapped out T.J. Warren and draft picks for the rights to Cam Johnson, Ty Jerome and Aron Baynes.
28 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 6/19/19: Lottery mock draft plus...
We run through picks 1-14 with trades included, then close on final Suns-related draft predictions.
41 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 6/18/19: Is the sixth pick avail...
We hit all the latest rumors regarding the Suns and the NBA Draft overall, including Josh Jackson and T.J. Warren trade talks
38 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 6/17/19: Surveying the post-AD t...
It's finally draft week, so we break down how the AD trade impacts the Suns, D'Angelo Russell, Coby White, and final predictions
53 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 6/14/19: Debating Jarrett Culver...
In Part III, we do deep dives into the games of Culver and Reddish. Both would indicate change if selected at No. 6.
45 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 6/12/19: Debating De'Andre Hunte...
Part II of our prospect debate series rolls on analyzing two very realistic options for the Suns at No. 6.
41 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 6/11/19: Jeremy Woo of Sports Il...
Hitting on prospects like Culver, White, Garland, Clarke plus all the latest intel Woo is hearing right now around the Association.
29 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 6/10/19: Debating Darius Garland...
The prospect debate series is back! In Part I we go over the most realistic point guard options with Garland and White.
42 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 6/7/19: Answering the draft's bi...
From Jarrett Culver and Cam Reddish to possible trades, all angles are covered relating to the two most interesting teams picking in the top six.
46 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 6/5/19: 2019 NBA Draft mailbag
We answer all of your draft-related questions as June 20 inches closer and closer.
46 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 6/3/19: News roundup on Julius R...
Breaking down on all the latest rumors revolving around the Suns in the draft and free agency.
38 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 5/31/19: The challenges of falli...
We dive deep back into 2019 draft talk with Chris Stone covering a multitude of topics.
43 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 5/29/19: Cole Zwicker of The Ste...
From best fits at No. 6 to the best traits to look for in prospects, we go deep on the draft from all angles.
43 min
392
LOCKED ON SUNS 5/27/19: Stock watch for six Sun...
A look at six playoff players who the Suns could target in free agency.
45 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 5/24/19: Gauging likelihood of t...
Three names stand out from the rest, as far as most realistic, for Suns trade targets: Kyle Lowry, Aaron Gordon, Kevin Love
36 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 5/22/19: AD sweepstakes, Monty W...
More on the larger changes happening beneath the surface in Phoenix and what they mean going forward.
37 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 5/21/19: BONUS! Monty Williams i...
Williams spoke with the media for the first time since taking the Suns head coaching position.
19 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 5/20/19: Six options for the Sun...
If the Suns keep their pick, it's time to analyze all the realistic options on the table
40 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 5/17/19: Recapping the NBA Draft...
The Suns have interest in Brandon Clarke, Jarrett Culver, Darius Garland, Coby White ... and maybe Kyrie Irving?
32 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 5/15/19: Zion would have looked ...
The Suns fell to No. 6 in the NBA Draft. We talk through all the scenarios now that put them in a predicament.
35 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 5/13/19: Monty Williams analysis...
We talk through all the Suns-Pelicans parallels, including David Griffin, Monty Williams and Aaron Nelson.
26 min
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LOCKED ON SUNS 5/10/19: How to build a winning ...
James Jones wants to bring his own version of Heat Culture to Phoenix. How will that process go?
32 min