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Locked On NBA – Daily Podcast On The National Basketball Association

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Your daily NBA podcast breaking down all the games, basketball news, updates, rumors, and analysis in 30 minutes from the hosts of the Locked on Podcast Network. Highlighted by Jackson Gatlin (Locked On Rockets) on Mondays, Matt Moore (Locked On Nuggets) and David Ramil (Locked On Heat) on Tuesdays, John Karalis (Locked On Celtics) & Jake Madison (Locked On Pelicans) on Wednesdays, Nick Angstadt (Locked On Mavericks) & PatTheDesigner (Locked On Bulls) on Thursdays, Adam Mares (Locked On Nuggets) & Wes Goldberg (Locked On Heat) on Fridays. Part of the Locked On Podcast Network.

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Ime Udoka Fallout, Ben Simmons and Jazz-Pistons Trade

September 23, 2022 03:00 - 37 minutes

Ime Udoka is facing a suspension from the Boston Celtics because of a relationship with a co-worker. Wes Goldberg and Adam Mares break down the latest details and what this means for the Celtics and the Eastern Conference. Plus, Ben Simmons says the Philadelphia 76ers didn't offer him enough support and the Utah Jazz trade Bojan Bogdanovic to the Detroit Pistons. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and us...

NBA Top 50 Most Valuable Players #30-21 | Jaylen Brown, 2 Milwaukee Bucks, & Pascal Siakam is Where?!

September 22, 2022 19:00 - 16 minutes

Giannis Antetokounmpo's Milwaukee Bucks have two players in the 20s, the Boston Celtics' Jaylen Brown makes his appearance, and  @Locked On Raptors is not pleased with where Toronto Raptors' Pascal Siakam is ranked. As we prepare for the start of the NBA season, Locked On and BetOnline give you the Top 50 NBA players moving the lines this season. This is not your normal Top 50 -- this is a list of the top players moving the betting lines of NBA games this season, according to BetOnline. Kain...

Phoenix Suns Sale, Boston Celtics Coach Ime Udoka Suspension, Myles Turner NOT Being Traded & More

September 22, 2022 04:58 - 38 minutes

The Phoneix Suns are up for sale after Robert Sarver's suspension. Boston Celtics Coach Ime Udoka is being suspended. Indiana Pacers center Myles Turner is not going to be traded, what does that mean for the Los Angeles Lakers trade market? Nick Angstadt (@NickVanExit, Locked On Mavs) & PatTheDesigner (@PatTheDeisgner, Locked On Bulls) discuss Robert Sarver's decision to sell the Phoneix Suns and Phoenix Mercury, what finally made him decide to sell? What does it mean for Chris Paul, Devin B...

NBA Top 50 Most Valuable Players #40-31 | Rudy Gobert, Karl-Anthony Towns, Anthony Edwards all 3 Timberwolves

September 21, 2022 18:00 - 19 minutes

All three Minnesota Timberwolves stars Rudy Gobert, Karl-Anthony Towns, and Anthony Edwards find their way into our Betonline Top 50 Most Valuable NBA Players list, who else will be ranked? As we prepare for the start of the NBA season, Locked On and BetOnline give you the Top 50 NBA players moving the lines this season. This is not your normal Top 50 -- this is a list of the top players moving the betting lines of NBA games this season, according to BetOnline. Kainani Stevens and our Locked...

NBA Top 50 Most Valuable Players $40-31 | Rudy Gobert, Karl-Anthony Towns, Anthony Edwards all 3 Timberwolves

September 21, 2022 18:00 - 19 minutes

All three Minnesota Timberwolves stars Rudy Gobert, Karl-Anthony Towns, and Anthony Edwards find their way into our Betonline Top 50 Most Valuable NBA Players list, who else will be ranked? As we prepare for the start of the NBA season, Locked On and BetOnline give you the Top 50 NBA players moving the lines this season. This is not your normal Top 50 -- this is a list of the top players moving the betting lines of NBA games this season, according to BetOnline. Kainani Stevens and our Locked...

Draymond Green wants the owners to vote | Celtics Robert Williams to miss start of season

September 21, 2022 04:14 - 38 minutes

Draymond Green wants NBA owners to at least vote on terminating Robert Sarver as owner of the Phoenix Suns. Does this put more pressure on the league or will it lead to nothing? Hosts Jake Madison ( @Locked On Pelicans ) and John Karalis ( @Locked On Celtics ) break down the situation. Plus, the Suns want to trade Jae Crowder but is there a realistic deal? And Robert Williams will miss the start of the season for the Boston Celtics. Does this mean they are in trouble? Follow the Locked On NB...

Do NBA Players Deserve Ownership Equity? | Draft Age Set To Return To 18

September 20, 2022 04:00 - 44 minutes

On today's Locked on NBA, Matt Moore and David Ramil break down the latest report on the CBA negotiations, including discussions of moving back the draft age to 18 and allowing high schoolers to go pro, the idea of a mental health injury designation, the conversation about whether players deserve "equity" in franchises, and the state of relationships between players and fans. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to built...

NBA Top 50 Most Valuable Players | Draymond Green and Klay Thompson Make the Top 50 Cut: No. 50 - 41

September 20, 2022 00:00 - 16 minutes

As we prepare for the start of the NBA season, Locked On and BetOnline give you the Top 50 NBA players moving the lines this season. This is not your normal Top 50 -- this is a list of the top players moving the betting lines of NBA games this season, according to BetOnline. Kainani Stevens and our Locked On NBA hosts tell you all you need to know from the first 10 names on our list, from No. 50 all the way up to No. 41. The Golden State Warriors land three players in the first ten on our To...

Suns Robert Sarver Suspended & Fined | Lakers Bring Back Dennis Schroder | Spurs Signal Full-on Rebuild

September 19, 2022 10:00 - 47 minutes

Jackson Gatlin (@JTGatlin) is joined by Brendon Kleen (@Locked On Suns) to discuss Robert Sarver's 1-year suspension and $10 million fine after an almost year-long investigation into the Phoenix Suns organization was started by the NBA last November. Was the suspension and fine enough, or should Adam Silver and the NBA have strived to do more? Could this be the beginnings of Sarver being forced to sell the Suns and Mercury? How will this situation impact the Suns on-court success? Then, Bria...

Biggest Questions for the NBA's Top Contenders

September 16, 2022 05:18 - 35 minutes

What do the Golden State Warriors have to do to repeat as NBA champions? Can the Boston Celtics get over the hump and can LA Clippers stay healthy enough to win it all? Wes Goldberg and Adam Mares ask and answer the biggest questions for the NBA's top championship contenders. Follow the Locked On NBA Podcast 🎧 Apple https://buff.ly/38s4xnm 🎧 Spotify https://buff.ly/38tvHKs 🎧 Audacy https://bit.ly/3zmoMil 🎧 Stitcher https://bit.ly/3ketOcG 🎧 Google https://bit.ly/2XCpI5o Find a Daily Locked O...

Why Adam Silver's Press Conference on Robert Sarver Went So Badly + COUNT IT UP

September 15, 2022 05:00 - 38 minutes

Adam Silver spoke to the media regarding Phoenix Suns Owner Robert Sarver's investigation and punishment and he was met with negative responses from Lebron James, Chris Paul, Skylar Diggins, and more. Nick Angstadt (@NickVanExit, Locked On Mavs) and Haize  @Locked On Bulls discuss the reason why Adam Silver's press conference on Robert Sarver went so badly. What could change going forward? Why wasn't Sarver's punishment greater? What's one thing that would change everything? Then they play ...

Was the punishment enough? Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver suspended for 1 year | NBA Podcast

September 14, 2022 05:01 - 37 minutes

Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver was suspended for 1 year by the NBA and fined $10 million dollars. But was the punishment enough? Hosts Jake Madison ( @Locked On Pelicans ) and John Karalis ( @Locked On Celtics ) recap the news, answer if this is the last we will see of Sarver, if the NBA can force him to sell the team, and what is next for Chris Paul, Devin Booker and the Suns. Follow the Locked On NBA Podcast 🎧 Apple https://buff.ly/38s4xnm 🎧 Spotify https://buff.ly/38tvHKs 🎧 Audacy https...

Stpeh Curry Still Open To KD Reunion | Ainge Blasts Utah Jazz Belief | Eurobasket Updates

September 13, 2022 04:55 - 33 minutes

Matt Moore and Tony East talk about all the latest happenings in the NBA offseason, including Steph Curry being open to a KD reunion and the possibility of Kevin Durant re-requesting a trade. Danny Ainge had some illuminative and harsh comments about the Utah Jazz team that they just dismantled and why, and Eurobasket presents a quandary for NBA fans while young stars are shining bright overseas just weeks before the start of NBA preseason. All this and more on Locked on NBA. Support Us By Su...

Tyrese Haliburton's Potential, Why Chicago Bulls Fans Should be Confident, & Ja Morant's New Expectations

September 12, 2022 15:56 - 44 minutes

Jackson Gatlin (@JTGatlin) talks to Locked On Pacers host Tony East about Tyrese Haliburton's future with the Indiana Pacers and what their rebuild timeline is now. Then he brings on Locked On Bulls' host PatTheDesigner to explain why Chicago Bulls fans should be confident in DeMar DeRozan, Zach LaVine, and the team going into next season despite their quiet offseason. Finally, he's joined by new Locked On Grizzlies host Joe Mullinax to discuss Ja Morant's newly defined expectations after the...

A Futures Draft, Plus Best Performers in EuroBasket

September 09, 2022 06:01 - 35 minutes

Wes Goldberg and Adam Mares do an NBA Futures draft, where they look at every team and make picks based on their young players, draft picks and confidence in their front offices to get it right over the next 5-7 years. Then they rank the best performers in EuroBasket so far. Follow the Locked On NBA Podcast 🎧 Apple https://buff.ly/38s4xnm 🎧 Spotify https://buff.ly/38tvHKs 🎧 Audacy https://bit.ly/3zmoMil 🎧 Stitcher https://bit.ly/3ketOcG 🎧 Google https://bit.ly/2XCpI5o Find a Daily Locked O...

Which NBA Teams & Players Are Most Affected by the Donovan Mitchell Trade?

September 08, 2022 04:37 - 39 minutes

Donovan Mitchell was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers but there are a ton of ripple effects throughout the NBA, which players and teams are most affected? Nick Angstadt (@NickVanExit, Locked On Mavs) & PatTheDesigner (@PatTheDeisgner, Locked On Bulls) discuss the NBA teams and players most affected by the Donovan Mitchell trade. Then they play COUNT IT UP, counting up the most interesting and funny things in the NBA including: Chelsea Gray, NBA Draft Picks, Eurobasket, Luka Doncic going OFF...

Montrezl Harrell to the 76ers | Surprising playoff odds | Russell Westbrook faking it?

September 07, 2022 05:01 - 41 minutes

Deep into the offseason the Philadelphia 76ers are still making moves by signing Montrezl Harrell. Hosts Jake Madison ( @Locked On Pelicans ) and John Karalis ( @Locked On Celtics ) break down if this is the move that puts James Harden, Joel Embiid, and the 76ers over the top. Plus, they look at surprising playoff odds for teams like the Los Angeles Lakers, New York Knicks, and Portland Trailblazers. And, was Russell Westbrook hugging Patrick Beverley staged? Follow the Locked On NBA Podcast...

Did The Knicks Play Themselves? | Melo to the Celtics? | Are the Jazz too good?!

September 06, 2022 05:14 - 34 minutes

The Knicks were surprised they didn't get another crack at Donovan Mitchell. What does it say about the nature of trade discussions that New York pressed too hard and lost their chance at the Jazz superstar? Plus, Carmelo Anthony could join the Celtics. Does he have enough left in the tank to help Boston win Banner 18? And the Jazz are clearly trying to tank... but do they have too many decent players to be bad enough for a top pick? All this and more on Locked on NBA. Support Us By Supporti...

Donovan Mitchell Traded From Utah To Cleveland | Fit With Darius Garland, Cavaliers Expectations | Jazz Rebuilding Timeline, Confidence In Danny Ainge

September 05, 2022 10:00 - 37 minutes

Jackson Gatlin (@JTGatlin) is joined by Evan Dammarell (@Locked On Cavs) to discuss the Cleveland Cavaliers trading for Utah Jazz star guard Donovan Mitchell, fit with Darius Garland, new expectations for Cleveland and more. Fair trade price for Mitchell? How do Mitchell and Garland fit together? Who will be Cleveland's fifth starter? At their best, how good can this Cavs team be? What are the new expectations/timeline? Then, David Locke (@Locked On Jazz) joins to discuss the aftermath of th...

Donovan Mitchell Traded to Cleveland Cavaliers, Utah Jazz Rebuild, a Better Knicks Deal? + Eurobasket

September 02, 2022 05:06 - 35 minutes

The Cleveland Cavaliers pulled off a shocking trade for Donovan Mitchell from the Utah Jazz, should the Jazz have traded with the New York Knicks? Then Luka Doncic, Rudy Gobert, Domantas Sabonis, Franz Wagner, and more participate in the start of Eurobasket! Adam Mares  @Locked On Nuggets  and Nick Angstadt (@NickVanExit, Locked On Mavs) breakdown the Cavs, Jazz, and Knicks sides to the Donovan Mitchell trade. What will Darius Garland, Evan Mobley, Jarrett Allen, and Donovan Mitchell look li...

Which NBA Players Could Make a Ja Morant Leap? + Gilbert Arenas on Giannis Antetokounmpo

September 01, 2022 05:00 - 42 minutes

Ja Morant took a big leap from 2021 to 2022, which NBA players could rise like he did? Anthony Edwards? Evan Mobley? Brandon Ingram? Nick Angstadt (@NickVanExit, Locked On Mavs) & PatTheDesigner (@PatTheDeisgner, Locked On Bulls) discuss the players in the NBA that could make a 'Ja Morant type leap' next season. Which players can make a big leap in production, have team success, and rise in status? Then they discuss Gilbert Arena's comments on Giannis Antetokounmpo in COUNT IT UP. Plus, the ...

Donovan Mitchell staying in Utah? | Are the Warriors being disrespected? | MVP for Luka Doncic?

August 31, 2022 05:01 - 40 minutes

With RJ Barrett getting a big extension is Donovan Mitchell staying with the Utah Jazz? Hosts Jake Madison ( @Locked On Pelicans ) and John Karalis ( @Locked On Celtics ) take a look how a deal could still get done. Plus they take a look at ESPNs GM survey. Is Giannis Antetokounmpo still the best player? Will Luka Doncic win MVP? And are the Golden State Warriors being disrespected? Follow the Locked On NBA Podcast 🎧 Apple https://buff.ly/38s4xnm 🎧 Spotify https://buff.ly/38tvHKs 🎧 Audacy ht...

Brooklyn Nets Look to Add Depth | Is European Basketball Overlooked? | On CP3 and NBA Veteran Mentorship

August 30, 2022 04:00 - 37 minutes

Matt Moore (@HPBasketball) and David Ramil (@dramil13) bring you the latest news around the NBA. Brooklyn is keeping Kevin Durant so do they need to add to their roster? What can Markieff Morris bring to the Nets' pursuit of a title? Plus, a discussion on the NBA failing to market European basketball as key players compete in World Cup qualifying games, and the essential roles that veterans like Udonis Haslem add around the NBA. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a ...

Patrick Beverley & Russell Westbrook... Teammates? | Chet Holmgren OUT For Season | Kevin Durant, Nets Moving Forward Together

August 29, 2022 04:17 - 41 minutes

Jackson Gatlin (@JTGatlin) is joined by Andy Kamenetzky (@Locked On Lakers) to discuss the LA Lakers trading Talen Horton-Tucker and Stanley Johnson to the Utah Jazz for veteran point guard Patrick Beverley. How does Beverley move the needle for this Lakers team? Does this trade signal a possible Russell Westbrook deal around the corner? If no Russ deal happens, can Westbrook and Beverley coexist given their contentious past? Then, Rylan Stiles (@Locked on Thunder) comes through to discuss t...

Lakers Trade for Patrick Beverley, Chet Holmgren's Season-Ending Injury and Most Clutch Players in the NBA

August 26, 2022 04:00 - 32 minutes

How much does trading for Patrick Beverley really help the Los Angeles Lakers, and does this mean Russell Westbrook's departure is imminent? Wes Goldberg and Mike Richman break down what it means for LeBron and Co. before discussing the latest regarding Donovan Mitchell and Chet Holmgren's season-ending injury. Then, they draft their most clutch players in the NBA. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and ...

Phoenix Suns, Boston Celtics, Winners & Losers of Kevin Durant Returning to the Brooklyn Nets

August 25, 2022 05:14 - 38 minutes

Kevin Durant has decided to return to the Brooklyn Nets, who are the winners and losers affected by his decision? Nick Angstadt (@NickVanExit, Locked On Mavs) & PatTheDesigner (@PatTheDeisgner, Locked On Bulls) discuss the winners and losers around KD's decision. Then they play COUNT IT UP with the most interesting fun thing in the NBA. Dwyane Wades Water Usage, Lebron Playing Forever, KD Giving Us Content, the Sacramento Kings Making People Resentful. **This was recorded before the Patrick...

Kevin Durant goes back to the Brooklyn Nets

August 24, 2022 04:00 - 39 minutes

Kevin Durant has rescinded his trade request and is sticking around with the Brooklyn Nets. What does this mean for the Nets and the East? What made Durant change his mind? Should the top of the East be afraid or relieved that Durant made this decision? John Karalis and Tony East discuss every angle of this move and why it might make Ben Simmons the most important player on the Nets. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go t...

Memphis joins Kevin Durant chase | Will the Nets keep Kyrie? | Is Damian Lillard a superstar?

August 23, 2022 04:00 - 33 minutes

Matt Moore and David Ramil break down the latest news that the Memphis Grizzlies have called the Nets about a potential Kevin Durant deal. Matt and David dive into where the leak came from, what it says, and how to read it, including Matt's belief that there's a line being set that the 2nd best player won't be included in most deals. Then, the two talk the report that the Nets plan to keep Kyrie Irving and why it doesn't make any sense for Brooklyn, and tackle the question of what exactly a ...

LeBron James Signs Lakers Extension | What To Expect From The Thunder | Warriors Offseason Additions & Roles Moving Forward

August 22, 2022 10:00 - 43 minutes

Jackson Gatlin (@JTGatlin) is joined by Brian Kamenetzky (@Locked On Lakers) to discuss LeBron James inking his extension this past week and what that means for the LA Lakers moving forward. What does this say about LeBron's confidence in the organization moving forward? Does this mean a possible Russell Westbrook deal is on the way? With so many star players demanding trades, should an extension still give organizations and fans comfort? Then, Rylan Stiles (@Locked On Thunder) swings by to ...

Who Are The Ten Most Fun Teams To Watch In The NBA?

August 19, 2022 09:00 - 42 minutes

Are Steph Curry and the Warriors still the most fun team to watch in the NBA? Where do young teams like the New Orleans Pelicans, Oklahoma City Thunder, and Cleveland Cavaliers rank? How about the New York Knicks and Los Angeles Lakers? In a concept borrowed from Bill Simmons and Zach Lowe, Gavin Schall the co-host of Locked On Knicks and Andy Kamenetzky the co-host of Locked On Lakers team up to deliver their version of League Pass Rankings and debate the ten most fun teams to watch in the...

Should Lebron James Have Signed An Extension With the Los Angeles Lakers & NBA Schedule Release 2023

August 18, 2022 05:00 - 36 minutes

Lebron James signed a 2-year extension with the Los Angeles Lakers to make him the highest-paid player in NBA History, but should he have committed to the Lakers for the next 3 seasons? Then the 2022-23 NBA Schedule was released with a full list of National TV games, Rivals Week, and more. Nick Angstadt (@NickVanExit, Locked On Mavs) & PatTheDesigner (@PatTheDeisgner, Locked On Bulls) discuss Lebron James signing an extension with the Lakers. Then they dive into the NBA Schedule with a round...

Knicks back in for Donovan Mitchell | Impact on Kevin Durant's legacy? | NBA Schedule notes

August 17, 2022 04:45 - 41 minutes

The New York Knicks and Utah Jazz are having discussion again about Donovan Mitchell. Hosts Jake Madison (@Locked On Pelicans) and John Karalis (@Locked On Celtics) think this trade just needs to happen already. Plus, Real or Fake: has Kevin Durant hurt his legacy with his trade demand from the Brooklyn Nets. And notes from the NBA Schedule release including no games on Election Day. Follow the Locked On NBA Podcast 🎧 Apple https://buff.ly/38s4xnm 🎧 Spotify https://buff.ly/38tvHKs 🎧 Audacy ht...

Kevin Durant Denies Retirement Rumors | More Opening Week Schedule Leaks | Giannis Talks Joining Bulls?

August 16, 2022 06:13 - 31 minutes

Marc Stein reported Monday that an executive thought it was more likely Kevin Durant retires than plays for the Nets again. KD sets the record straight, but the message behind the report matters just as much. The other opening night games are leaked, as well as the first game between the Mavericks and Suns. Are the Bucks being overlooked? Speaking of the Bucks, Giannis Antetokounmpo talked about (eventually) joining the Bulls and whether the ideal appealed to him. Fire? Or just smoke? All thi...

Kevin Durant Issuing Nets Ultimatums | Make Or Break Season For Kawhi, PG13 & Clippers? | Paolo Banchero Vs. Dejounte Murray BEEF

August 15, 2022 05:09 - 39 minutes

Jackson Gatlin (@JTGatlin) is joined by Doug Norrie (@Locked On Nets) to discuss the latest in the Brooklyn Nets Kevin Durant trade request saga, with KD now issuing ultimatums to Nets owner Joe Tsai about not wanting to play under Sean Marks or Steve Nash any longer. What does Tsai's message say about how Brooklyn is likely to navigate this situation moving forward? How much leverage have the Nets lost in trade talks because of the way Durant has handled this situation? How does the uncertai...

Kevin Durant's Exit Plan, Bill Russell's No. 6 Retired and Teams Most Likely to Make a Leap

August 12, 2022 11:38 - 37 minutes

According to the most recent reports, Kevin Durant hopes to make things as awkward as possible in Brooklyn in order to force the Nets to trade him. Will it work? Wes Goldberg and Adam Mares discuss that and the NBA's decision to retire Bill Russell's No. 6 for all 30 teams. Plus, which teams are most likely to make a Memphis Grizzlies-like leap next season? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use prom...

What If Kevin Durant Was Traded to Boston Celtics, Toronto Raptors, Phoenix Suns, etc | NBA Podcast

August 11, 2022 05:38 - 39 minutes

The Kevin Durant trade saga continues as he now wants to be traded to the Boston Celtics. What if that happens or he gets dealt to the Toronto Raptors, Phoenix Suns, or stays with the Brooklyn Nets? Nick Angstadt (@NickVanExit, Locked On Mavs) & PatTheDesigner (@PatTheDeisgner, Locked On Bulls) discuss the KD trade situation and what destination makes the most sense. Then they look back and ask 'what if KD never left GSW or OKC' and this all never happened. Then they play COUNT IT UP with th...

Would you rather... feat. Brooklyn Nets, Kevin Durant, LeBron James, Bronny James, Steph Curry, Damian Lillard & more

August 10, 2022 04:00 - 41 minutes

With the Brooklyn Nets facing a real-life 'would you rather" situation after Kevin Durant's ultimatum, John Karalis and Jake Madison decide to make the whole podcast a 'would you rather' game. This one features the Durant/Sean Marks standoff (and why Steve Nash should just excuse himself), drafting Bronny to get LeBron, Curry vs. Dame for the last shot, and a few of the more frivolous variety. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy...

Kevin Durant Delivers Ultimatum to Nets. What's Next for Brooklyn's Sean Marks, Steve Nash and Ben Simmons?

August 09, 2022 04:00 - 44 minutes

Matt Moore (@HPBasketball) and David Ramil (@dramil13) examine the latest reports from The Athletic on Kevin Durant meeting with Brooklyn Nets ownership to reiterate his trade request or to have head coach Steve Nash and GM Sean Marks fired. Can the Nets afford to give Durant what he wants or risk long-term disaster? Plus, the latest on Ben Simmons' status with the team and if that relationship can be repaired. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that ...

Suns Still In Play For Kevin Durant? | Next Steps For Bradley Beal, Wizards | LeBron James Return To Cleveland?

August 08, 2022 02:43 - 41 minutes

Jackson Gatlin (@JTGatlin) is joined by Brendon Kleen (@Locked On Suns) to discuss where the Phoenix Suns stand amidst the Kevin Durant trade request saga and if they are still in play for the Brooklyn Nets star. What would a Durant to Phoenix trade look like now that Deandre Ayton cannot be a part of the deal? Do the Suns have the best offer currently on the table for KD? How worried should fans be about the relationship between Ayton and the Suns front office moving forward and will Ayton h...

LeBron James and Bronny on the Lakers? Draymond Green on Comparing Eras, Plus First-Time All-Stars

August 05, 2022 13:54 - 37 minutes

Should LeBron James sign an extension with the Los Angeles Lakers, and how does playing with his son, Bronny, factor into his decision? Wes Goldberg and Adam Mares discuss. Plus, Draymond Green has thoughts on comparing eras, and we rank the players most likely to make their first All-Star game appearance next season. Follow the Locked On NBA Podcast 🎧 Apple https://buff.ly/38s4xnm 🎧 Spotify https://buff.ly/38tvHKs 🎧 Audacy https://bit.ly/3zmoMil 🎧 Stitcher https://bit.ly/3ketOcG 🎧 Google ht...

Clippers, Blazers, Jazz, Pelicans, Which NBA Teams Will Rise & Fall the Most?

August 04, 2022 05:01 - 39 minutes

Which teams in the NBA will rise and fall the most? Will the Los Angeles Clippers regain a top seed in the West? How high could Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers rise after tanking last year? Nick Angstadt (@NickVanExit, Locked On Mavs) & PatTheDesigner (@PatTheDeisgner, Locked On Bulls) discuss the biggest risers and fallers in the league. Will Donovan Mitchell get dealt and how far could the Utah Jazz fall? When Zion Williamson returns how high could the New Orleans Pelicans ri...

Steph Curry Warrior for life? Trust anonymous GMs? Jeanie Buss Twitter hack sells PS5

August 03, 2022 04:39 - 43 minutes

No the Boston Celtics aren't trading Jayson Tatum for Kevin Durant but why would an anonymous GM leak that they should. Plus, hosts Jake Madison and John Karalis look at if Steph Curry will finish his career with the Warriors and what might prevent other players from spending their whole career with a single team. And make sure you have two-factor authentication on otherwise you might be trying to scam people with PS5's like Lakers owner Jeanie Buss. Follow the Locked On NBA Podcast 🎧 Apple ...

Should Celtics Trade Jayson Tatum? Is a lockout on the horizon? Can tampering be enforced?

August 02, 2022 04:00 - 40 minutes

Matt Moore (@HPBasketball) and David Ramil (@dramil13) break down the latest news and rumors around the NBA. After the Knicks added Jalen Brunson, can the NBA prove tampering took place, and is it something they should even look to prove? Kevin Durant's trade request has NBA owners looking at the possibility of a lockout in the future and could the Boston Celtics send Jayson Tatum to acquire KD? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a ca...

NBA and Boston Celtics legend Bill Russell passes away at 88

August 01, 2022 06:51 - 38 minutes

NBA and Boston Celtics legend Bill Russell passed away on Sunday. Host Tony East is joined by Locked On Celtics host John Karalis to discuss Russell's life and legacy as one of the most important players in NBA history. Then, Locked On Cavs host Chris Manning discusses the latest on Colin Sexton in free agency and Locked On Hornets host Doug Branson talks about the possibility of Donovan Mitchell to Charlotte. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that ta...

Ranking the Top Defenses in the NBA Next Season

July 29, 2022 15:28 - 35 minutes

Looking ahead to next season, Wes Goldberg and Adam Mares predict the top 10 defenses in the NBA next season by defensive rating. Will the Boston Celtics remain at No. 1? What offseason moves will have the biggest impact and which teams to we expect to drop? Follow the Locked On NBA Podcast 🎧 Apple https://buff.ly/38s4xnm 🎧 Spotify https://buff.ly/38tvHKs 🎧 Audacy https://bit.ly/3zmoMil 🎧 Stitcher https://bit.ly/3ketOcG 🎧 Google https://bit.ly/2XCpI5o Find a Daily Locked On NBA Podcast cove...

Should Draymond Green get a maximum contract extension with the Golden State Warriors?

July 28, 2022 05:43 - 38 minutes

The Golden State Warriors roster is about to be expensive. Should they give Draymond Green a max contract extension? What about an extension for Jordan Poole, Klay Thompson, or Andrew Wiggins? Hosts Tony East and Pat The Designer discuss the Warriors and their finances + the merits of a contract extension for all 4. They also debate which playoff teams from this past season could fall out of the playoff picture. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that ...

The Boston Celtics don't actually want Kevin Durant? | What should Collin Sexton do?

July 27, 2022 05:22 - 38 minutes

The NBA trade machine is fired up trying to figure out how to send Kevin Durant to the Boston Celtics but hold on one moment says the Celtics insider. Hosts Jake Madison ( @Locked On Pelicans ) and John Karalis ( @Locked On Celtics ) give you the scoop of why this rumor got started. Plus, what should Collin Sexton do regarding his NBA contract, and are the Detroit Pistons teal jerseys cool? Follow the Locked On NBA Podcast 🎧 Apple https://buff.ly/38s4xnm 🎧 Spotify https://buff.ly/38tvHKs 🎧 A...

Kevin Durant to the Celtics | Should Boston trade Jaylen Brown?| Russell Westbrook Rumors

July 26, 2022 04:00 - 39 minutes

The Boston Celtics are linked in trade talks for Kevin Durant. Why are Celtics fans resistant to include Jaylen Brown if they're getting Kevin Durant back?! Plus, how the market is being shaped by these leaks and what they mean, why these offers are often outdated, and what the impact of the leak could be on talks with the Heat for Bam Adebayo, the Raptors for Scottie Barnes, and the Pelicans for Brandon Ingram. Plus, Kemba Walker might be headed back to Charlotte, why the Hornets are looking...

Harden Sacrifices Money, Sixers Get Reinforcements | Can Lakers Salvage Westbrook Situation? | Should Nets Just Run It Back With Durant & Kyrie?

July 25, 2022 00:45 - 41 minutes

Jackson Gatlin (@JTGatlin) is joined by Keith Pompey (@Locked On Sixers) to discuss James Harden's reportedly sacrificing A LOT of money for the Philadelphia 76ers to be able to add some much needed depth to the roster, acquiring PJ Tucker, De'Anthony Melton, and Danuel House. What does this say about Harden's desire to win? How important is the "version" of James Harden the Sixers get next year? Who will be the most impactful player added to the Sixers rotation? What is Tobias Harris' future...

Ranking the Top Offense in the NBA Next Season

July 22, 2022 04:32 - 36 minutes

Looking ahead to next season, Wes Goldberg and Adam Mares predict which teams will have the best 10 offenses by offensive rating. Where will the defending champion Golden State Warriors rank? Will the Denver Nuggets climb to the top? How does the Rudy Gobert trade impact the top of the list? Follow the Locked On NBA Podcast 🎧 Apple https://buff.ly/38s4xnm 🎧 Spotify https://buff.ly/38tvHKs 🎧 Audacy https://bit.ly/3zmoMil 🎧 Stitcher https://bit.ly/3ketOcG 🎧 Google https://bit.ly/2XCpI5o Find ...

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