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Locked On NBA – Daily Podcast On The National Basketball Association

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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Locked on NBA - 8.30 - Who has the most pressure heading into the FIBA World Cup?

In this episode, Adam Mares is joined by TJ McBride of Mile High Sports to discuss which players (and coaches) have the most pressure heading into the FIBA World Cup.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

38mins

30 Aug 2019

Rank #1

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LOCKED ON NBA - ESPN's Kevin Pelton on his real plus minus predictions for 18-19 season

David Locke sits down with ESPN Mastermind Kevin Pelton to discuss his real plus minus season predictions.  Will the Lakers really miss the playoffs?  Aren't the Bucks better than the numbers say?  Is Toronto really favored over Boston?  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

37mins

30 Aug 2018

Rank #2

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LOCKED ON NBA - Sam Amick joins Locke on Warriors, Lakers, Rockets, re-sedding East and West

Sam Amick of the Athletic joins David Locke to talk about the offensive explosion in the NBA and what is really taking place.   Then they delve into the vibe around the Warriors, the comments by Carmelo on the Rockets defense, LeBron in the West and then re-seed the East and West top 4.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

47mins

1 Nov 2018

Rank #3

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LOCKED ON NBA - 9/17/18 - Biggest Stories, Local Experts - Turmoil In Minnesota And Russell Westbrook's Knee

Host Josh Lloyd chats with Colton Molesky of Locked On Timberwolves about the Jimmy Butler and Tom Thibodeau situation and to Erik Gee of Locked On Thunder regarding Russell Westbrook's knee surgery. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

33mins

17 Sep 2018

Rank #4

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LOCKED ON NBA- Dec 12: Rockets finally win, Gobert's angry, & Kawhi's Christmas

John Karalis & Jake Madison run down the night in the NBA including a Rockets win that's still problematic, discuss Rudy Gobert's continued comments about officiating, and guess what Kawhi Leonard's favorite Christmas memories are. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

37mins

12 Dec 2018

Rank #5

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LOCKED ON NBA - Points Gained predictions for the 18-19 NBA Season

David Locke introduces you to a new statistic, points gained.  How teams and players compare to the performance of an average player,  Locke shows how the stat has worked over seasons past. Then he analyzes the offense and defenses in the NBA to which play the smartest basketball.In segment 2 he looks at the Western Conference predictions and a surprise team in the top 4 of the Western Conference and a don't bury the Spurs quite yet.In the Eastern Conference one team is superior to all others and then two teams are on the verge of moving inside the top 3 of the Eastern Conference.   The numbers say Cleveland won't be awful in  fact, they make the playoffs.   But the numbers may not understand LeBron.   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

40mins

20 Sep 2018

Rank #6

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LOCKED ON NBA- Sep 26: Kyrie commits, Lowry might not, & Dwight being Dwight

Kyrie Irving has spent camp committing to the Celtics long-term. Kyle Lowry is ducking calls and texts from his front office, and Dwight Howard is doing Dwight things. John Karalis (@RedsArmy_John) & Jake Madison (@NOLAJake) have reaction Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

35mins

26 Sep 2018

Rank #7

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LOCKED ON NBA #58 - The Coach Part 1 - Schemes, Switching, Coaches and more

David Locke sits down with an NBA Coach to talk about the opening portion of the NBA season with a focus on schemes, reaching players, switching defenses and more Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

39mins

6 Dec 2016

Rank #8

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LOCKED ON NBA -- 9/14/18 -- How does Russell Westbrook's surgery impact the Western Conference?

Russell Westbrook's knee will reportedly require surgery and this might have legitimate ramifications across the entire conference. Adam and Anthony discuss that, then get into which teams have the best NBA Jam combos. The answer on that one might really surprise you. We wrap with 10 things we love about the NBA. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

30mins

14 Sep 2018

Rank #9

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LOCKED ON NBA #61 - Scout #2 - Harden, Westbrook, Memphis, Hot Coaches, who executes and more

David Locke sits down with an NBA Scout and talks all things going on in the NBA, get this inside scoop on Locked on NBA Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

47mins

14 Dec 2016

Rank #10

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LOCKED ON NBA - Feb 12 - ESPN Kevin Pelton on trade deadline, East and West races, best coaches, GM or coaches,

ESPN Insider Kevin Pelton and David Locke get together for their Portland visit.   The conversation starts with the rebuilt Cleveland Cavaliers and their dismantling of Boston.  Then they run through the Eastern Conference teams and the wild Western Conference playofff race.   Locke makes Pelton commit as the GM of the New Orleans Pelicans what his next move would be while going back to his crazy Warriors trade idea.  Then the conversation moves to coaches and GMs and how are the good coaches in the NBA Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

45mins

12 Feb 2018

Rank #11

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LOCKED ON NBA -- 1/24 -- All-Star starter reactions, Clippers discord analysis, next 60-point scorer

Adam and Anthony recap the night's games, then discuss the All-Star starters. From there, they jump to the reported discord within the Clippers and finish with the 10 players Adam considers most likely to score 60 points. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

40mins

24 Jan 2020

Rank #12

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LOCKED ON NBA -- 9/28/18 -- NBA Preseason Preview; Basketball Is Back!

The NBA offseason is finally officially behind us. Adam and Anthony have NBA games to preview! They do that, and also make a friendly wager.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

30mins

28 Sep 2018

Rank #13

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LOCKED ON NBA #54 - Roland Lazenby on Kobe, Michael Jordan and Phil Jackson

David Locke is joined by the author of Showboat, the Kobe Bryant story, Roland Lazenby. Lazenby also has written about Michael Jordan, Phil Jackson as well as John Stockton, Jerry Sloan and Karl Malone Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 1min

10 Nov 2016

Rank #14

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LOCKED ON NBA-July 4: What really happened with Boogie & problems in Minnesota

Now that we've had time to digest the DeMarcus Cousins move to Golden State, John Karalis (@RedsArmy_John) & Jake Madison (@NOLAJake) break down what really drove him out of New Orleans. Also: Another sign of problems in Minnesota & a rundown of a busy day of free agent signings. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

39mins

4 Jul 2018

Rank #15

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LOCKED ON NBA - #66 - Coach David Thorpe of ESPN, on hot players, coaching styles, development, Warriors and more

Locked on NBA guest is ESPN's David Thorpe talking player development, coaching styles, Minnesota young guns, Portland's guards, Warriors, concern on Cavaliers, etc Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 2mins

31 Jan 2017

Rank #16

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LOCKED ON NBA - #43 - Utah Jazz Head Coach Quin Snyder

David Locke sits down with Utah Jazz Quin Snyder about a coaches off-season, finding plays, where the game is going and the Jazz this upcoming season Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

30mins

14 Sep 2016

Rank #17

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LOCKED ON NBA - 8/6/18 - ESPN Projects Lakers To Miss The Playoffs, Gallinari Shines In Africa, Portland's Outlook

Host Josh Lloyd chats with William Updyke of Locked On Clippers about Danilo Gallinari's performance in South Africa and how important he can be in a tough conference, with Anthony Irwin of Locked On Lakers (10:40) about ESPN's win projections and the Lakers sitting outside the playoffs, and to Erik Gundersen of Locked On Blazers (19:29) about their ESPN forecast and whether they went backwards this offseason. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

34mins

6 Aug 2018

Rank #18

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Locked On NBA - 7.13 - Summer League Winners & Losers

In this episode, Adam Mares shares his insight into the Isaiah Thomas acquisition for the Denver Nuggets and how he fits into their roster. Then he looks at the early winners and losers of NBA Summer League.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

33mins

13 Jul 2018

Rank #19

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LOCKED ON NBA #62 - Get to know Quin Snyder

David Locke sits down with the Head Coach of the Utah Jazz Quin Snyder to find out who he is, what makes him tick, what drives him and how has he evolved Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

53mins

20 Dec 2016

Rank #20