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Bright Side of the Sun's Evan Sidery and Brendon Kleen take you inside the Suns and the NBA every day with the Locked On Suns podcast part of the Locked On Podcast Network, your team every day. #suns #nba #phoenix
LOCKED ON SUNS 6/5/2020: Monty and Baynes comme...
A jam-packed episode with all the latest news coming from and around the Suns.
LOCKED ON SUNS 6/3/2020: Six 2020 NBA Draft pro...
We unveil our pseudo 2020 NBA draft big board, six names Suns fans should get familiar with.
LOCKED ON SUNS 6/1/2020: Dissecting the latest ...
ESPN is reporting a 22-game format the NBA bubble in Orlando is gaining steam.
LOCKED ON SUNS 5/29/2020: What if the Kyrie Irv...
The current era of Suns basketball would look way different with Kyrie and Devin Booker in the backcourt.
LOCKED ON SUNS 5/27/2020: What if LaMarcus Aldr...
This move would’ve changed everything for the Suns under Ryan McDonough.
LOCKED ON SUNS 5/25/2020: Will the Suns be play...
How could the Suns get involved in the NBA’s latest plans to begin its season Orlando?
LOCKED ON SUNS 5/22/2020: What if the Suns won ...
Phoenix would’ve changed forever if its franchise started with Kareem onboard.
LOCKED ON SUNS 5/20/2020: What if the Isaiah Th...
The infamous “Hydra” lineup failed miserably and led to the first major pivot of many made by Ryan McDonough during his stint in Phoenix.
LOCKED ON SUNS 5/18/2020: What if Amar’e Stoude...
We look back on two of the defining mishaps of the Seven Seconds or Less Phoenix Suns.
LOCKED ON SUNS 5/15/2020: What if the Suns draf...
We dive deep into this scenario where Booker and Doncic share a backcourt in the Valley.
LOCKED ON SUNS 5/13/2020: What if Jayson Tatum ...
Jayson Tatum wanted to be in Phoenix, but apparently the interest wasn’t mutual.
LOCKED ON SUNS 5/11/2020: Handling Bulls’ dynas...
With the Bulls rising, the Suns traded for Charles Barkley. When Golden State came up, they folded. We look at why they made each decision and whether they were right.
LOCKED ON SUNS 5/8/2020: An interview with Nort...
Feld joins the show to discuss his first year on the job, his integration with the Phoenix Suns’ front office, and what he saw from Jalen Lecque.
LOCKED ON SUNS 5/6/2020: It’s mailbag time!
We open up the mailbag to our Twitter and Reddit followers. All sorts of Suns topics discussed in this one.
LOCKED ON SUNS 5/4/2020: How soon until the NBA...
We recap the latest updates from ESPN on when the regular season could resume for the NBA.
LOCKED ON SUNS 5/1/2020: The best moments (so f...
From draft night to All-Star, Booker’s career in Phoenix has already been magical.
LOCKED ON SUNS 4/29/2020: Talking Suns, team ch...
We dive deep on the Suns, team chemistry in the NBA, and how the NBA will look if and when it comes back in the summer of 2020.
LOCKED ON SUNS 4/27/2020: Tom Chambers changes ...
We begin our look back at the biggest moments in Suns history.
LOCKED ON SUNS 4/24/2020: The ramifications of ...
Salary cap expert Jeff Siegel joins the show to discuss how the hiatus affects the NBA and the different paths forward.
LOCKED ON SUNS 4/22/2020: The Devin Booker vs. ...
Arizona is in great hands with Booker and Murray as its sports stars.
LOCKED ON SUNS 4/20/20: News roundup on Suns sc...
We bring you the latest updates from James Jones and Monty Williams on everything going on in Suns world.
LOCKED ON SUNS 4/17/2020: 2005-06 Phoenix Suns ...
We dive deep into the 2005-06 Suns playoff run that ended in heartbreak.
LOCKED ON SUNS 4/16/2020: “:07 Seconds or Less”...
The great Jack McCallum joined the show to revisit the season he spent with the Phoenix Suns.
LOCKED ON SUNS 4/13/2020: Reminiscing on the 20...
We talk through all the key points of the Phoenix Suns’ 05-06 season.
LOCKED ON SUNS 4/10/2020: Reminiscing on the Su...
We relive the Suns’ three biggest games from the 1993 playoffs.
LOCKED ON SUNS 4/8/2020: Reminiscing on the Sun...
Espo joins for an even deeper dive on the 1992-93 Phoenix Suns.
LOCKED ON SUNS 4/6/2020: Reminiscing on the Sun...
In the first of a three-part series this week, we look back on the Suns’ 1992-93 campaign.
LOCKED ON SUNS 4/3/2020: Deandre Ayton player p...
It’s time to talk about the big fella in our final Suns Player Profile.
LOCKED ON SUNS 4/2/2020: Ricky Rubio player pro...
Kellan joins the show once more to break down Ricky Rubio’s first season with the Suns.
LOCKED ON SUNS 4/1/2020: Dario Saric player pro...
Our series continues on as Kellan Olson joins to talk through Saric’s up-and-down season.
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/31/2020: Aron Baynes player pr...
We continue our player profiles with Gina Mizell as we break down the Suns’ surprise standout, Aron Baynes.
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/30/2020: Devin Booker player p...
Gina Mizell joins to discuss the Suns’ superstar. What did he shows us in Year 5?
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/27/2020: Mikal Bridges player ...
We continue our player profile series with Mikal Bridges, as Kevin Zimmerman joins to help break down the second-year wing.
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/26/2020: Kelly Oubre Jr. playe...
We kick off our player profile series with Kelly Oubre Jr. as Kevin Zimmerman joins to help breakdown the soul of the Suns.
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/25/2020: Latest NBA salary cap...
We run through how a loss in revenue could impact the business of the NBA and what it might change for the Suns.
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/24/2020: Olympics postponed, p...
Bright Side’s Dave King joins for the beginning of a two-part conversation, touching on the latest NBA and Suns news.
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/23/2020: Talking possible Suns...
Another mailbag with overflow questions from the last time around, including our thoughts on Christian Wood as a free-agent fit and all the sports movies Brendon has never seen.
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/20/2020: Quarantine hobbies, D...
What happens next for Aron Baynes and Dario Saric in Phoenix?
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/19/2020: Ranking the Suns’ 10 ...
We reach the top three of our three-part series diving into our favorite Suns moments from this season.
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/18/2020: Ranking the Suns’ 10 ...
We were closely aligned in the middle of our list, with many awesome moments centered around the Suns’ Big 3 of Booker, Ayton, and Oubre.
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.
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!
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/13/2020: The Athletic’s Gina M...
The Coronavirus has officially changed the NBA. What happens next for the Suns?
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/12/2020: How the Coronavirus c...
We talk through the Coronavirus, Bridges and Baynes on today’s episode.
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.
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?
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.
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?
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.
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.
LOCKED ON SUNS 3/3/2020: How Kelly Oubre Jr.’s ...
What happens to Booker, Ayton, Bridges and Johnson without Oubre?
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.
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.
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.
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/26/2020: Latest wins keep Suns...
We check back in on the playoff race. Can the Suns make noise?
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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/13/2020: Suns enter break with...
Phoenix controlled this game throughout cruising to their 22nd win of the season.
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?
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
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.
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/7/2020: Recapping a surprising...
After a week filled with rumors, the Suns stood pat at the NBA trade deadline.
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.
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.
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.
LOCKED ON SUNS 2/3/2020: Booker’s All-Star snub...
An eventful weekend for the Suns where everything didn’t go their way.
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/31/2020: Pre-NBA trade deadlin...
Will the Suns end up being active at this year’s trade deadline?
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/30/2020: Reliving Kobe Bryant ...
A very special episode featuring former Suns beat writer Paul Coro on Kobe vs. Phoenix.
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/29/2020: Devin Booker and Dean...
We recap one of the Suns’ most impressive wins of the seasons.
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.
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.
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/24/2020: News roundup on Suns ...
Larry Fitzgerald, the NAZ Suns, and Aron Baynes’ trade value headline today’s episode.
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.
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.
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.
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/20/2020: Suns close out road t...
Devin Booker, Deandre Ayton, and Mikal Bridges all went off in this one.
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.
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.
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/15/2020: Suns now have to play...
Another inexcusable loss for the Suns, this time against the Hawks.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
LOCKED ON SUNS 1/6/2019: Suns unable to capture...
The Suns started a five-game homestand with more hot and cold play.
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.
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.
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.
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.
LOCKED ON SUNS 12/30/2019: Recapping a rollerco...
We saw both ends of the spectrum for Phoenix this past weekend.
LOCKED ON SUNS 12/27/2019: Twitter mailbag on b...
We run through all of your questions from Twitter.
LOCKED ON SUNS 12/23/2019: Defensive woes, Mika...
Phoenix is at a crossroads. What happens next?
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?