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Sean Woodley and an array of guests lead you through the season with a daily podcast on the 2019 NBA Champion Toronto Raptors. Game recaps, opponent check-ins, obscure Raptors history, laughs, feelings, and weekly appearances by Katie Heindl (Dime) and Vivek Jacob (Complex) — you'll find it all on the Locked On Raptors Podcast, part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Your team. Every day.

Sean Woodley and an array of guests lead you through the season with a daily podcast on the 2019 NBA Champion Toronto Raptors. Game recaps, opponent check-ins, obscure Raptors history, laughs, feelings, and weekly appearances by Katie Heindl (Dime) and Vivek Jacob (Complex) — you'll find it all on the Locked On Raptors Podcast, part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Your team. Every day.

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Sean Woodley and an array of guests lead you through the season with a daily podcast on the 2019 NBA Champion Toronto Raptors. Game recaps, opponent check-ins, obscure Raptors history, laughs, feelings, and weekly appearances by Katie Heindl (Dime) and Vivek Jacob (Complex) — you'll find it all on the Locked On Raptors Podcast, part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Your team. Every day.

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English


Episodes

Why Scottie Barnes is going to be a superstar w/ Samson Folk

1/20/2022
In Episode 1101, Sean Woodley is joined by Samson Folk (Raptors Republic) to talk about the Raptors' loss to the Mavs before doing a deep dive on Samson's piece on Scottie Barnes and his potential to become a superstar. Off the top they quickly chat about the dangerous game the Raptors are playing by rolling a seven-man rotation, and discuss whether its sustainable, and how the Raptors situation could change in the coming days and weeks as the trade deadline nears. Next, they dig into...

Duration:00:44:47

Raptors preseason over/unders: Halfway point check-in w/ Vivek Jacob & Sahal Abdi

1/19/2022
In Episode 1100, Sean Woodley is joined by Vivek Jacob and Sahal Abdi to check in on their preseason over/unders predictions and get a read on who has the inside track on winning this year's contest. Off the top they dig into their counting stat predictions for guys like OG Anunoby, Pascal Siakam and Fred VanVleet. They also examine their predictions for how many totaly Rookie of the Year voting points Scottie Barnes will receive, the minutes battles between Svi Mykhailiuk and Yuta Watanabe...

Duration:00:51:55

Raptors lose slugfest to Heat in Miami, and is Chris Boucher too good to trade right now?

1/18/2022
In Episode 1099, Sean Woodley goes solo to break down the Toronto Raptors' 104-99 loss to the Miami Heat in a grimy slugfest of a game on Monday night. Off the top, Sean talks about how the game was another bit of proof that the Raptors can certainly hang with the league's best as currently constructed, but are going to need either a deadline move or a resurgence from someone else on the bench if the Raptors are going to win more games against elite teams than they lose. Next, Sean runs...

Duration:00:33:22

Toronto Raptors pick up worst loss and best win of the season as Pascal Siakam levels up again w/ Vivek Jacob

1/17/2022
In Episode 1098, Sean Woodley and Vivek Jacob (Raptors.com) recap the Toronto Raptors' loss to the Detroit Pistons on Friday and their huge win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday. Off the top, they dig into their biggest takeaways from the weekend. Vivek says the Raptors defense is the key to unlocking the best version of this group, while Sean thinks this weekend (and the games leading into it) prove that this is a team worth adding to ahead of the deadline. Next, Sean and Vivek discuss...

Duration:00:42:27

Mailbag: Chris Boucher's future, assessing the Toronto Raptors experiment & more w/ Katie Heindl

1/14/2022
In Episode 1097, Sean Woodley is joined by Katie Heindl for a mailbag episode! In this edition, Sean and Kate tackle questions about the future of Chris Boucher and whether or not his recent run of play could make him someone the Raptors might look at re-signing in the summer, whether Fred VanVleet or Pascal Siakam has higher league-wide trade value, Gary Trent Jr.'s ponchos, and their thoughts on the Raptors experiment as a whole. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar...

Duration:00:32:26

Raptors road trip preview, the bench minutes battle & calling games during a pandemic w/ Amy Audibert

1/13/2022
In Episode 1096, Sean Woodley is joined by Raptors sideline reporter and colour analyst Amy Audibert! Sean and Amy chat about her whirlwind season and the challenge of switching back and forth between the sideline reporting and colour analyst roles. Next, they take a look at a tough road trip featuring games against the Detroit Pistons, Milwaukee Bucks, Miami Heat, Dallas Mavericks and Washington Wizards, and discuss whether the Raptors defense stands a chance of building upon a strong...

Duration:00:37:13

Raptors fall just short vs. league-leading Suns, but their big three is for real w/ Joseph Casciaro

1/12/2022
In Episode 1095, Sean Woodley and Joseph Casciaro (The Score, Pound the Rock) about the Toronto Raptors' 99-95 loss to the league-best Phoenix Suns. Off the top they chat about whether the feel-good loss in which the Raptors showed a ton of fight is an indicator that their recent six-game winning streak was not fool's gold, and examine the trio of OG Anunoby, Pascal Siakam and Fred VanVleet, all of whom were excellent against Phoenix, and try to determine where they rank among leading trios...

Duration:00:43:10

Raptors Trade Season Primer: Buy or sell, Boucher, Dragic, Terrence Ross, Eric Gordon & more!

1/11/2022
In Episode 1094, Sean Woodley goes solo to offer a primer for NBA trade season from the Toronto Raptors perspective. Are the Raptors buyers, sellers, or something in between? What kind of deals might the team be in the market to make? What can they get for Goran Dragic after having him sit out the majority of the season? Is Chris Boucher playing too well to be moved, or is it a perfect time to sell high while he's at the peak of his powers? Plus, Sean dives into the positions of most need...

Duration:00:37:52

Fred VanVleet and Pascal Siakam power Toronto Raptors to wins over Jazz and Pelicans w/ Vivek Jacob

1/10/2022
In Episode 1093, Sean Woodley and Vivek Jacob (Raptors.com) react to the Toronto Raptors' weekend wins over the Utah Jazz and New Orleans Pelicans. They first chat about Fred VanVleet's scintillating 37-10-10 triple-double on Friday night, which included 20 points in a span of just over four minutes in the third quarter, and try to place it among the all-time individual quarters in Raptors history. Next they chat about how VanVleet and Pascal Siakam helped power the Raptors past the Pelicans...

Duration:00:41:13

What can we actually take away from the Toronto Raptors' win streak against depleted opponents? w/ Katie Heindl

1/7/2022
In Episode 1092, Sean Woodley chats with Katie Heindl (DIME, Yahoo! Sports Canada) about the Toronto Raptors winning streak and what parts of it can be sustainable as the schedule inevitably gets more difficult. Off the top they chat about tonight's game with the Jazz, who will be playing with a skeleton roster with Rudy Gobert, Donovan Mitchell, Bogdan Bogdanovic, Mike Conley, Royce O'Neale, Joe Ingles, Jordan Clarkson, Rudy Gay and Hassan Whiteside all unavailable. Next, they take a look...

Duration:00:36:40

Pascal Siakam is better than ever; Toronto Raptors win 4th-straight 117-111 over Milwaukee Bucks

1/6/2022
In Episode 1091, Sean Woodley goes solo to break down the Toronto Raptors' 117-111 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday night. Off the top, Sean digs into Pascal Siakam's incredible 33-5-6 night on 13/23 shooting and points out how he's managed to combine the very best elements of his last two seasons into one complete and terrifying package this season. Then, Sean chats about Scottie Barnes, who turned in probably his worst game as a rookie so far, and is at an interesting crossroads...

Duration:00:34:00

Fred VanVleet continues All-Star worthy play, Raptors blow out Spurs 129-104 w/ Ashley Docking

1/4/2022
In Episode 1090, Sean Woodley is joined by Ashley Docking to chat about the Toronto Raptors' 129-104 win over the San Antonio Spurs on Tuesday night. Off the top, Sean and Ashley talk about Fred VanVleet, who put up 33 points in just three quarters, continuing his strong run of play, and examine whether or not an even better version of VanVleet could be possible now that the Raptors are mostly healthy and freeing him on the on-ball burden he's carried all season. Then, they chat about some...

Duration:00:43:16

Raptors return to full health, Siakam & VanVleet shine in wins over Clippers & Knicks w/ Vivek Jacob

1/3/2022
In Episode 1089, Sean Woodley and Vivek Jacob (Raptors.com) discuss the Toronto Raptors' 2-0 weekend against the Los Angeles Clippers and New York Knicks. Off the top, they talk about the incredible recent play of Pascal Siakam and Fred VanVleet, whether it's sustainable, and how it changes the Raptors' outlook if it is. Then, as the the team finally achieved full healthy on Sunday, Sean and Vivek chat about some of the new rotation patterns to keep and eye on, and discuss how Scottie...

Duration:00:39:02

Year-End Mailbag: Will 2022 be better for Raptors fans than 2021? Plus more! w/ Katie Heindl

12/30/2021
In Episode 1088, Sean Woodley and Katie Heindl team up for a mailbag episode to round out 2021. Off the top they dig into the which Raptor would be the MC of a team-run Dick Clark-style New Year's Eve show, as well as which members of the team might perform. Plus, they get into which Raptor is in line for the biggest developmental leap in the next calendar year, how often the team's best players will suit up together in 2022, and some New Year's resolutions for a trio of NBA figures. Lastly,...

Duration:00:35:38

Siakam and Boucher go off as still-depleted Raptors fall short vs. Sixers w/ Chelsea Leite

12/29/2021
In Episode 1087, Sean Woodley chats with Chelsea Leite (Raptors HQ) about the Toronto Raptors' 114-109 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night. Off the top they dig into the incredible return to play for Pascal Siakam, whose 28-6-8 night on 11-21 shooting should go down as one of his very best games in his three seasons as a top option for the team. They also chat about the ways in which the Raptors defended Joel Embiid, and why even though he scored 36 points, the Raptors' game plan...

Duration:00:41:23

Making Fred VanVleet's Eastern Conference All-Star case w/ Mark Schindler

12/28/2021
In Episode 1086, Sean Woodley chats with Mark Schindler (Premium Hoops, Fear the Sword, Indy Cornows) about Fred VanVleet and his candidacy for this year's Eastern Conference All-Star team. Off the top, they chat about the state of the Eastern Conference's team and run through their respective locks to make the team before laying out the reasons why VanVleet should be near the top of the list of non-locks to make the team. Then they chat about his competitors in the race to make the team,...

Duration:00:38:27

Yuta Watanabe goes off, hardship signings debut, Toronto Raptors fall to Cleveland Cavaliers 144-99 w/ Vivek Jacob

12/27/2021
In Episode 1085, Sean Woodley and Vivek Jacob (Raptors.com) discuss the Toronto Raptors' 144-99 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday night, Off the top they dig into the impossibility of the situation in which the Raptors found themselves, holding the first walk through for their hardship signings just an hour and 20 minutes before tip-off, before discussing Yuta Watanabe's impressive 26-point, 13-rebound effort and what it should mean for his role within the team going forward. Next,...

Duration:00:33:39

A Secret Santa gift idea for every member of the Toronto Raptors w/ Katie Heindl

12/23/2021
In Episode 1084, Sean Woodley and Katie Heindl celebrate the season by coming up with a Secret Santa gift idea for every member of the Toronto Raptors. What gift can best help Fred VanVleet get the rest and support he so desperately needs? Does OG Anunoby need a gift to keep his body safe from bad-luck maladies? Could Pascal Siakam use something to erase the memories of playoffs past? And what do you get for a man of style such as Gary Trent Jr.? Plus, Sean and Katie think up gift ideas for...

Duration:00:41:08

Would You Rather: Raptors Edition, Part 2 w/ Jamar Hinds

12/22/2021
In Episode 1083, Sean Woodley and Jamar Hinds (Raptors Republic, TSN) continue running through a handful of Raptors-inspired Would You Rather scenarios. In today's Part 2, they dive into trade-related Would You Rather scenarios -- from which position their ideal superstar trade target would play, to which member of the Raptors they'd most be willing to part with to land staid superstar. Plus, a chance to remove the memory of the Tampa seasons entirely -- but at an incredible price. And to...

Duration:00:35:20

Raptors dealing with COVID outbreak & Would You Rather: Raptors Edition, Pt. 1 w/ Jamar Hinds

12/21/2021
In Episode 1082, Sean Woodley is joined by Jamar Hinds (TSN, Raptors Republic) to react to the latest regarding the Raptors' COVID outbreak before diving into some light and fun Would You Rather scenarios with a Raptors lean. Off the top, they address the news that Scottie Barnes, Fred VanVleet, Malachi Flynn and Precious Achiuwa have been added to the healthy and safety protocols, moments before the team took off to Chicago for Wednesday's game. Then after stewing in that for a bit, they...

Duration:00:28:31