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Renee Washington is a reporter with ESPN and Fox Sports covering DC sports. Subscribe, follow, and tune in daily to Locked On Wizards for the latest news, interviews, and discussions with guests from around the NBA and team. Part of the Locked on Podcast Network.

LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 11-10-17 -- Wizards buck Mil...
Ben Standig and Conor Dirks discuss the Real Deal Beal, defending Giannis and a Wizards win over the Bucks
32 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 11-20-17 -- Pieces are the p...
Ben Standig and Adam Rubin on playing without John Wall, if players are set up to fail and the Wizards loss at Toronto
43 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 11-18-17 -- Comeback denied
Ben Standig and Noah Goetzel talk John Wall's knee concern, a frenzied finish and the Wizards fall to the Heat
25 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 11-16-17 -- Heat check; NBC ...
Ben Standig and Adam Gracia (Chris Mannix show) explain why picking nits with this Wizards team is all kinds of good following victory over the Heat
29 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 11-15-17 -- Heat preview; Ke...
The Miami Heart swept the Wizards last season. Now the two teams meet for a home-and-home set. Ben Standig on what went wrong last season. Also Kelly Oubre Jr. talks his shot and short shorts.
16 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 11-13-17 -- Wall king of Kings
Ben Standig and Todd Dybas talk Wall's 3-point wizardry, Mike Scott's emergence and a Wizards win over the Kings
19 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 11-12-17 -- Scott Brooks exp...
Wizards head coach Scott Brooks on topics ranging from Ian Mahinmi's role to staggering minutes for John Wall and Bradley Beal
26 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 11-11-17 -- Wizards swarm, S...
Ben Standig and Todd Dybas talk defending Schroder, under the weather John Wall and a Wizards win over the Hawks
14 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 11-10-17 -- Wizards have a Ball
Ben Standig and Todd Dybas talk rotation changes, Lonzo Ball's shot, Markieff Morris injuries and Wizards win over the Lakers
26 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 11-7-17 -- Dallas Deja Vu
Ben Standig and Bobby Bancroft on another inexplicable Wizards home loss
25 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 11-7-17 -- Schedule wins; Ma...
34 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 11-6-17 -- Real Deal Beal du...
Even without John Wall the Wizards rise above north of the border as Bradley Beal scores 38 points against the Raptors. Ben Standig on the win and also goes 1-on-1 with ex-Wizard Jared Dudley on Otto Porter.
24 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 11-4-17 -- LeBron, LeBron, L...
LeBron James scored not one, not, not three, but 57 points in a winning effort against the Wizards. Ben Standig talks about the epic performance and what went wrong on the Wizards end with Yahoo's Michael Lee and the AP's Howard Fendrich.
36 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 11-3-17 -- The Love Connection
Previewing Friday's Cavs-Wizards game including the big picture matchup. Plus, thoughts from John Wall on defensive lapses and Eric Bledsoe
24 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 11-2-17 -- Eclipsed by the Suns
The Wizards go from running away to imploding against the visiting Suns.
26 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 11-1-17 -- Mo Morris; Less M...
Previewing Wednesday's Suns-Wizards matchup and pondering whether Markieff Morris should return to the starting lineup.
22 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 10-30-17 -- Six pack of Wiza...
The Wizards wrap up their road trip with a rout over the Kings, leaving Ben Standig to ponder what we've learned after six games.
24 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 10-28-17 -- Battling Warrior...
The Washington Wizards went nose-to-nose with the Golden State Warriors in more ways than one. Ben Standig and Adam Rubin on the Bradley Beal-Draymond Green scuffle, what went wrong late and -- what Otto Porter and Kelly Oubre did right.
29 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 10-27-17 -- Warriors, come o...
Ben Standig and David Devall revisit the Wizards' LA story, talk Otto Porter stats and preview Friday's game against the Warriors.
42 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 10-26-17: La La Loss
With a win Wednesday over the Lakers, the Washington Wizards would sit 4-0 for the first time since 1978. With a sluggish offense throughout and poor free throw shooting performance late, that didn't happen. Ben Standig on the overtime loss in Los Ange...
22 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 10-24-17: Mile High Club
Three games, three wins for the Washington Wizards including Monday's triumph in Denver. Todd Dybas fills in with the postgame analysis including the offense keeps humming even when the shots aren't falling.
16 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, October 23: Road Trip previe...
Ben Standig previews Monday's start to the four-game Western Conference road swing with Wizards point guard Tim Frazier. Plus the best parts from the 2-0 start and whether the Suns' meltdown could help Washington.
40 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 10-21-17: Running down a dream
Ben Standig and Todd Dybas recap the Wizards' 115-111 win over the Pistons. The defense wasn't hot, but Otto Porter, John Wall and Bradley Beal fueled the offense -- even if Reggie Jackson thinks the refs helped. Also, random Marcin Gortat stories for ...
25 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, 10-20-17: Pistons preview; I...
Ben Standig looks ahead to Friday's Pistons-Wizards matchup and why starting Kelly Oubre might not be so bad. Oubre might have to start with Jason Smith uncertain following Wednesday's shoulder injury. Plus some positive news on Markieff Morris.
12 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Oct. 19: Opening Night
Ben Standig and Todd Dybas talk Wizards over 76ers, winning without good shooting and a new injury. Plus Marcin Gortat on facing Joel Embiid and Philly rookie Ben Simmons after his NBA debut.
28 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Oct. 18: Game changer
Even before the Wizards tip off their season Wednesday against the 76ers, much has changed. Ben Standig on the brutal Gordon Hayward injury and the impact for Boston and Washington. Then John Wall helps set up the season with a perception vs. reality l...
24 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Oct. 17: Bradley Beal; 76ers...
Less than 48 hours before Wednesday's season opener against the 76ers, Ben Standig examines why the Wizards dropped two of three in the series and what's going on with Philly rookie Markelle Fultz. Plus Bradley Beal on his new weapon and Joel Embiid's ...
31 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Oct. 16: Wizards season preview
What's most exciting about the Wizards' upcoming season? Biggest fear? Who gets bumped from the rotation when Markieff Morris returns? Plus Over/under's, predictions, NBA MVP talk and general tomfoolery as Ben Standig (@benstandig) and Truth About It's...
68 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Oct. 13: East preview, Part ...
Stay for Part 2 of Ben Standig's Eastern Conference preview with Dan Feldman (NBC Sports, ProBasketballTalk), including expectations for the Wizards. Start with Ben's thoughts on the latest playoff loss for one of Washington' priamry pro sports teams.
47 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Oct. 12: Kelly Oubre speaks;...
Ben Standig goes 1-on-1 with Kelly Oubre, who talks about staying young in the grown-up world of the NBA, anger over usage in Celtics series and the Wizards' revamped second unit. Plus Ben offers some takeaways from Wednesday's preseason game at Miami.
27 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Oct. 11: East preview, part 1
Ben Standig and NBA Sports' Dan Feldman dribble around the East Conference for topics including the East's second-best player, breakout performer, team likely to surprise.
34 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Oct. 10: Marc Spears; Ochefu...
Busy day in Wizards land as injury news for Sheldon Mac is confirmed and Daniel Ochefu's time in Washington ends. Ben Standig ponders the timing of Ochefu's release and then talks #Wizards, NBA playoff seeding and more with ESPN NBA Insider Marc Spears...
33 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Oct. 9: Under the hood; Carr...
Ben Standig discusses the highs and low of the Wizards' last two preseason games including Sheldon Mac's possible season-ending injury. Also hear from Bradley Beal and a 1-on-1 with preseason sleeper Carrick Felix.
33 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Oct. 6: Markieff Morris retu...
He's baaaaack. Hear from Markieff Morris about his wild offseason, rehab status and what he plans on doing to Al Horford. Then Ben Standig recaps the latest from Wizards practice and previews Friday's preseason game against the New York Knicks.
25 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Oct. 5: Scott Brooks ; Elena...
On the latest Locked on Wizards podcast, hear from coach Scott Brooks on the power forward plan, early scouting prep and more. Plus Ben Standig goes 1-on-1 with Mystics star Elena Delle Donne and shares the latest from #Wizards land.
35 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Oct 4: Morris news; All-Star...
On the latest podcast, Ben Standig on Markieff Morris' acquittal, the NBA All-Star Game switching from traditional East v. West format and latest from practice. Plus, Ben goes 1-on-1 with #Wizards guard Sheldon Mac about his role and what it's like ha...
23 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Oct. 3: Wizards Potpourri
Ben Standig and Todd Dybas reconvene ahead of the Wizards preseason opener to discuss the backup point guard slot, Tomas Satoransky's role, the Morris Twins trial, Scott Brooks perhaps signaling game on with the final roster battles and more.
26 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Oct. 2: Tim Frazier; Fan exp...
Ben Standig (@benstandig) goes 1-on-1 with Tim Frazier. Topics include the longtime issues backing up John Wall, second unit upside and why Frazier doesn't have cable TV. Then Ben looks at the gameday experience at Capital One Arena with Wizards fan Ja...
39 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Sept. 29: Steve Buckhantz
Ben Standig talks new pieces, upcoming season and of course the change from Phil Chenier to Kara Lawson with longtime #Wizards play-by-play TV announcer Steve Buckhantz. Plus the latest news from training camp.
17 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Sept. 28: Brian Windhorst; J...
Ben Standig recaps Day 2 of Wizards Training Camp from Richmond with thoughts from All-Star point guard John Wall. Plus Ben goes 1-on-1 with ESPN NBA analyst Brian Windhorst on the Eastern Conference, why the #Wizards could reach the NBA Finals, Kyrie ...
40 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Sept. 27: Training Camp, Da...
Ben Standig updates the scene from Richmond as the Wizards open training camp plus a one-on-one with free agent addition Jodie Meeks.
20 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Sept. 26: Media Day recap; M...
On the latest LOW podcast, Ben Standig recaps the highlights from #Wizards media day including injury updates and a candid Bradley Beal on the recent feud between the sports world and President Trump. Plus Ben goes 1-on-1 with one of the newest Wizards...
25 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Sept. 25: Training Camp Prev...
As the #Wizards start training camp with Monday's media day, Ben Standig states his four topics of interest , including the growth of Kelly Oubre. Speaking of the athletic forward, Ben shares his 1-on-1 interview with noted basketball trainer Drew Han...
27 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Sept. 21: Markieff Morris Em...
The out of the blue news that Markieff Morris needs surgery meant a quick podcast about this blow less than a week before the start of training camp. Ben Standig and his eight-year-old nephew deftly handle the update and discuss potential options for t...
16 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Sept. 19: Marcin Gortat
Ben Standig hung out with Marcin Gortat earlier this month in Florida where #Wizards center spends part of his offseason. The guys talked John Wall, Prince William, who picks up the check when players go out for dinner and why Gortat is back with the W...
35 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, September 18: Here Comes Kara?
Locked on Wizards host Ben Standig and Bobby Bancroft bounce around with Wizards talk including the open rumor of local legend and ESPN announcer Kara Lawson replacing Phil Chenier on the TV broadcast, stubborn head coaches and what should be part of o...
26 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Sept 14: Raptors Crossover
With so much talk about the Cavs and Celtics, perhaps we're overlooking the other team that finished ahead of the Wizards last season. Ben Standig and Sean Woodley from Locked On Raptors talk Toronto's offseason, whether the #Wizards or #Raptors have m...
43 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, September 13: Hoyas' Schedul...
Ben Standig takes a brief detour from Wizards talk -- outside of some training camp 411 -- for a breakdown of Georgetown's highly criticized 2017-18 schedule. What's the #Hoyas' plan with such a light non-conference slate? Is there any silver lining? C...
59 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Sept. 11: Brooks' Big Dilemma
For all the talk about John Wall's next step or Otto Porter meeting his new set of expectations or Bradley Beal reaching All-Star level, there's another question lurking about the Wizards' 2017-18 season: How does Scott Brooks plan on dealing with an ...
24 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Sept. 4: Spurs and Wizards
Ben Standig and Jeff Garcia (Locked On Spurs) join forces for a crossover podcast. Is the #Spurs dynasty over? Does #Wizards All-Star John Wall have the goods for an All-Defense selection? Plus thoughts on Otto Porter, LaMarcus Aldridge and the Western...
87 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, September 3 : Let's Talk Hoyas
(Recorded August 8, 2017) For the holiday weekend here's a little college basketball bonus with a focus on the Georgetown #Hoyas. Ben Standig goes 1-on-1 with last year's top scorer Rodney Pryor about heading overseas for his pro career. Then Ben and B...
58 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, August 31: Wizards Mailbag
Does the offense run more through Otto Porter or Markieff Morris next season? Over or under the Vegas line of 47.5 wins for the Wizards? Plus questions on Jodie Meeks, Chris McCullough and more for Ben Standig and Rashad Mobley on the latest Locked on...
48 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 268: Weird NBA2K Wiz...
On the newest podcast, Ben Standig ponders the new trade complication between the Cavaliers and Celtics and why NBA2K overlooked Gilbert Arenas and other classic Wizards/Bullets. Plus a 1-on-1 with DC native, NBA player and Markieff Morris pal Thomas R...
27 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 267: Irving-Thomas T...
No fancy headline required when the Cavaliers ship Kyrie Irving to the Celtics for a package headlined by Isaiah Thomas and Jae Crowder. Ben Standig and Todd Dybas share their first reactions, ponder why Boston GM Danny Ainge chose this moment for a bi...
64 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 266: Wizards Potpourri
Ben Standig (@benstandig) and Adam Rubin (@ledellsplace) bounce around with their latest Wizards discussion, though the primary topic involves the 2017-18 matchups they want to see for each individual starter. Plus schedule talk, Donald Sloan or Brand...
60 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 265: NBA maneuvering...
On the latest Locked on Wizards podcast, Ben Standig and Todd Dybas discuss curious NBA offseason moves, the James Harden-Chris Paul pairing, Boogie Cousins and more. But first, the Wizards reportedly added point guard Donald Sloan and Ben breaks down ...
28 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 264: Let's Schedule
The NBA released the entire 2017-18 schedule Monday which gave Ben Standig and Todd Dybas another reason to talk Wizards. Most intriguing road trip? Must see players not named LeBron and KD? Litmus test game? Which East teams only make one appearance ...
51 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 263: Keef-o-rama
Ben Standig caught up with Wizards power forward Markieff Morris this weekend. Hear from Morris on topics including how he learned brother Marcus landed with the Celtics, that Boston series and how he's getting ready for the new campaign -- and a majo...
22 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 262: Xmas Presents
Ben Standig talks Wizards schedule now that we know who and where Washington plays on opening night -- and on Christmas. Then more with Todd Dybas on the timing of the Jodie Meeks contract, if the Wizards went max overload, the sneaky key player and mo...
42 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 261: Wall-apalooza
Ben Standig (@benstandig) and Todd Dybas (@todd_dybas) talked all things John Wall following Friday's press conference. Topics include the importance of the point guard's contract extension, why he signed so quickly, Roger Waters and The Roots, and wh...
43 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 260: Patrick Hruby R...
Ben Standig and journalist Patrick Hruby (@patrick_hruby) reunite for another megapod and the latest "Podcast at Parkway." John Wall, Otto Porter, 2016 offseason the new guys and how Strawberry Shortcake relates to the Wizards are among the various top...
67 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 259: Boogie and Bias
Ben Standig explains why there's actually a legitimate rationale for wondering if DeMarcus Cousins and John Wall might pair up next year. Plus NBA broadcasting legend/ voice of Pelicans Joel Meyers talks Tim Frazier joining the Wizards and the Cousins/...
50 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 258: Rose Joins LeBr...
Derrick Rose agreeing to sign with the Cavaliers means...? Ben Standig examines the latest NBA headline -- and gets the scoop on Elena Delle Donne and the Washington Mystics from coach/GM Mike Thibault.
19 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 257: Grunfeld speak...
Hear from #Wizards president Ernie Grunfeld on the direction of the team and offseason moves. Then Ben Standig and Adam Rubin ponder whether what led John Wall to staying in Washington is what has Kyrie Irving wanting out of Cleveland. #Cavaliers
45 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 256: Emergency podc...
Wizards owner Ted Leonsis predicted his point guard would stay long-term. He was right as John Wall agreed to sign his "supermax" extension that keeps him in Washington potentially through the 2022-23 season. Ben Standig shares some quick thoughts on t...
42 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 255: Max Money
The Wizards celebrated the re-signing of Otto Porter on Wednesday at Verizon Center and Ben Standig was there for the scene. Ben discusses the main headlines plus hear directly from Porter (What did you think of those Paul George comments?) and Wizard...
37 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 254: Just How Good A...
Ben Standig and Locked on Celtics host John Karalis banter about the status of these Eastern Conference rivals? How much will Boston miss Avery Bradley? Did the Wizards catch up some or at all with the Celtics bench?
41 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 253: 4-Point Play, S...
As the 2017 NBA Summer League concludes, Ben Standig wraps up his thoughts on the Wizards roster, Lonzo Ball and the G-League's future. Plus, Ben contrasts and compares the contract situations with Otto Porter and Redskins QB Kirk Cousins. #Wizards #...
32 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 252: USA Today's Je...
More from Ben Standig's adventures during NBA Summer League. USA Today NBA Insider Jeff Zillgitt makes his second appearance on the podcast and shares his thoughts on the offseason, John Wall's scenario, dining options in Las Vegas and where the Wizar...
27 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 251: Jodie Meeks Sp...
Former Kentucky guards for the win! Free agent addition Jodie Meeks spoke Thursday with the local media for the first time since officially joining the Wizards. Hear him explain why he picked Washington, status of his health and his relationship with ...
25 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 250: Summer League T...
Will three Summer Leaguers make the Wizards' regular season roster? Will Washington pick up Chris McCullough's option? Are folks sleeping on the Wizards? Ben Standig and Adam Rubin continue their Las Vegas oddessy with more summer hoops talk.
54 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 249: John Wall Speak...
Hear directly from Wizards All-Star John Wall as Ben Standig (@benstandig) asks the point guard about the status of his contract extension, Otto Porter and the offseason moves. Then ESPN NBA analyst Amin ElHassan (@aminespn) on the key for the Wizards ...
21 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 248: Summer League P...
Former Wizards center Brendan Haywood joins the podcast to talk about Otto Porter's contract and Marcin Gortat's game. But mostly it's Ben Standig and Adam Rubin taking a spin around all things Summer League/Wizards including best celeb sightining, Mik...
42 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 247: Otto stays, Oub...
Ben Standig is in Las Vegas for the NBA Summer League, which is where he reacted to the news that the Wizards matched Otto Porter's offer sheet. Ben also chatted with Kelly Oubre. Jr about his game, knee. Then there's reaction from the first game with...
29 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 246: Wizards, You're...
Otto Porter officially signs a four-year, $168 million offer sheet with the Brooklyn Nets, meaning the Washington Wizards have 48 hours to match -- or not. Ben Standig and former Wizards beat writer turned Washington Post Nats InsiderJorge Castillo dis...
42 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 245: Summer League P...
Las Vegas Summer League stalwarts Ben Standig and Adam Rubin dive into the Wizards just announced roster, share their hopes and dreams for Sheldon Mac and Chris McCullough plus some names to watch. Also, Bojan Bogdanovic talk.
44 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 244: Game. Set. Match?
The second July 4 emergency podcast follows news that Otto Porter signed a $106 million offer sheet with the Brooklyn Nets. Ben Standig and Armon Lee discuss the Wizards' options and the impact of Boston adding Gordon Hayward.
35 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 243: Mike Scott Emer...
Happy July 4 -- or not depending on how you view the news that the Wizards are set to sign former Hawks forward Mike Scott. Ben Standig on the fit and Hawks.com writer K.L. Chouinard helps explain the player.
24 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 242: NBA Free Agenc...
Ben Standig and Armon Lee are back for more with Wizards thoughts and a broader look at the NBA. Will Celtics GM Danny Ainge ever make a trade? What's the connection with Otto Porter's contract and Joel Embiid's situation? Why is everyone going West?
37 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 241: King Otto; Mr....
Ben Standig and Armon Lee discuss the latest Wizards and NBA free agency news. In Part 1, we have storytime with Ben about his reporting on Otto Porter meeting with the Kings in D.C. plus the guys talk pros and cons of the Wizards signing Jodie Meeks. ...
49 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 240: Flipping the Fr...
For our third podcast primer ahead of the start of free agency, Ben Standig enlists friends of the podcast to state what they see as the most interesting aspects for the Wizards. ICYMI, check out the epic 2-part chat with Truth About It's Kyle Weidie o...
30 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 239: Free Agents Tar...
Part 2 of the conversation with Kyle Weidie includes specific free agent options for the Wizards, Ben Standig's *plan* once July 1 hits and why fit shouldn't always be overshadowed by talent.
36 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 238: It's The Final ...
We get in our final discussion before the July 1 NBA free agency period tips off. In Part 1, Ben Standig and Kyle Weidie talk Wizards' handling of Otto Porter's situation, John Wall's future, the truth about Paul George to DC -- and more!!
42 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 237: CP3 Blasts Off;...
Hear from Tim Frazier as the newest Wizards met with the local media Wednesday. Also Ben Standig examines a wild day in the NBA as Chris Paul lands with the Rockets and Phil Jackson gets shoved out.
21 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 236: Wall Wants Geor...
Ben Standig opens the pod potpourri style with thoughts on John Wall recruiting Paul George, Tim Frazier's arrival, NBA awards and the Summer League roster. Then he's joined by Andrew Geiger with Casual Hoya to discuss the overdue announcement of Patri...
45 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 235: ESPN's Kevin Pe...
Ben Standig goes 1-on-1 with ESPN NBA analyst and numbers guru Kevin Pelton as we near the start of free agency. Topics include Otto Porter's value, the potential trade market for Marcin Gortat, free agent targets and the big picture potential with Jo...
51 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 234: OK, is DC reall...
The latest "Podcast at Parkway" features Ben Standig and 106.7's Brian McNally. The two grew up in the area and discuss where basketball at all levels fits into the D.C. sports scene. Plus John Wall vs. Alex Ovechkin and expectations for Wizards vs. ...
56 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 233: NBA Draft
Fine, the Wizards didn't have a selection, but there's still plenty worth discussing. Ben Standig, Todd Dybas and Adam Rubin did just that from the Verizon Center with thoughts on Tim Frazier, Scott Brooks's comments and more. Plus Ben updates the init...
29 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 232: Here Comes Fra...
Dan Feldman on Tim Frazier; Ernie Grunfeld talks; Todd Dybas on Wizards and Paul George...Ben Standig and NBC Sports's Dan Feldman react to the breaking news of the Wizards acquiring point guard Tim Frazier for the 52nd pick, per source. Then hear from...
50 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 231: NBA Draft Previ...
Ben Standig and NBC Sports College Basketball Insider Rob Dauster discuss potential options for the Wizards at 52 (20:39). Frank Mason or Monte Morris? Cam Oliver or Devin Robinson? Melo Trimble? Also, Todd Dybas stops by to state whether the Wizards a...
48 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 230: Jerry Brewer Me...
Ben Standig and the Washington Post's Jerry Brewer recap a wild few days in the NBA and preview what's to come. Topics include LeBron James and the Cavs Front Office changes (2:00), Paul George scenarios (11:45), Wizards after PG13 (16:30), John Wall’s...
60 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 229: Free Agent bigs...
On the latest edition of the Locked on Wizards podcast, Ben Standig compares the NBA's hierarchal status with the current state of the PGA Tour while tying in the Paul George trade market. Plus Ben and Jake Whitacre examine the power forward and center...
43 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 228: Could All-Time ...
What if you the time-traveling gods allowed for the formation of the best players from Bullets/Wizards history to join forces and play the 2017 NBA Champion Golden State Warriors. Is there enough firepower for a win? Silly topic and one Ben Standig (@...
52 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 227: Josh Norman; El...
The Friday Funday edition of the podcast includes Redskins cornerback talking NBA super teams and his own basketball skills with Ben Standig. Plus Elene Delle Donne grades the Mystics after 10 games and SBNation's Jake Whitacre on the Wizards' pre-dra...
21 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 226: Title Contender...
We've got a role reversal! Jamie Mottram from the Mr. Irrelevant blog/podcast (@mrirrelevantdc)stops by to ask Ben Standig questions about the Wizards' near future. and what it would take for a next level rise.
24 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 225: Adios, 2016-17 ...
Ben Standig (@benstandig) and Armon Lee (@armon_lee) put a bow on the season the day after Golden State finished off its incredible playoff run with an NBA title. Are the guys cool with Kevin Durant's decision now? Is LeBron James crazy saying he's ne...
65 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 224: 4-Point Play
Ben Standig takes a spin around Wizardsville including latest on pre-draft workouts, 2017-18 championship odds, update on the practice/D-League facility (picture via Events DC) and a 1-on-1 interview with Chris McCullough.
22 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 223: Exit Interview ...
What does Markieff Morris mean to you? Does the Wizards forward have another level? Would he win a WWE-style smack talk battle? Ben Standig and Abe Schwadron (NumberFire, Slam Magazine; @abe_squad) answer those questions and more.
38 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 222: Free Agent Poin...
Everyone knows the Wizards need a viable backup behind John Wall, but is finding one an easy task this offseason? Ben Standig and Adam Rubin discuss various vets (Ty Lawson) and kids potentially availble in free agency.
26 min
LOCKED ON WIZARDS, Episode 221: Backup Plan
Ben Standig and Adam Rubin ponder if Tomas Satoransky is the next backup point guard, what role Shelden Mac has with the Wizards next season and if there's any chance Trey Burke or Brandon Jennings return.
32 min