Episodes
David Ramil (@dramil13) and Wes Goldberg (@wcgoldberg) recap Miami's big win over the Blazers, missing key players and with Jimmy Butler inexplicably ejected in the first half, the Heat found a way to win with big performances from Gabe Vincent, Caleb Martin and especially Bam Adebayo, who took over late in the game to seal the victory. We recap the action, give out player grades and celebrate Star Wars Night from FTX Arena...Miami Heat style! Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built...
Published 01/20/22
What are the Miami Heat going to do with Duncan Robinson? David Ramil and Wes Goldberg look at Robinson's struggles, and how the Heat might continue to use him moving forward. Will he keep starting or is a bench role better for him? And if the team decides a trade is best, who are some of the potential targets that could be acquired in any deal? 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 promo code...
Published 01/19/22
After missing 22 games, Bam Adebayo makes his Miami Heat return and helps lead a 104-99 win over the Toronto Raptors. David Ramil and Wes Goldberg break down the game, Adebayo's impact, Jimmy Butler's triple-double, Tyler Herro's dunk, Gabe Vincent's helpful minutes and more. Follow & Subscribe to the Locked On Heat podcast on these platforms…  🎧 Apple https://apple.co/3nBjVGq 🎧 Spotify https://spoti.fi/3pTVeHM 🎧 Audacy https://bit.ly/3mjz2ou 🎧 Stitcher https://bit.ly/2XT3Nam 🎧 Google...
Published 01/18/22
It's a special Locked On Heat Debate edition! Wes Goldberg (@wcgoldberg) and David Ramil (@dramil13) look at how Kevin Durant's injury (reportedly out 4-6 weeks) can impact Miami's chances of climbing up the Eastern Conference standings. Does the Heat need home-court advantage to return to the Finals? And will it change the approach teams around the NBA approach the upcoming Trade Deadline? Let us know in our comments what you think happens with the Heat! Support Us By Supporting Our...
Published 01/17/22
David Ramil (@dramil13) and Wes Goldberg (@wcgoldberg) give their takeaways from this weekend's games, including Miami's best closing lineup, Omer Yurtseven pushing for an increased role and Jimmy Butler's struggles vs. Atlanta. Plus, Nostradumbwes makes his predictions for the week, including Duncan Robinson's potential change in the rotation, and Kyle Guy's future with the Heat. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go...
Published 01/17/22
It's the midpoint of the season for the Miami Heat, who have managed to navigate countless injuries to remain in strong playoff position. What are the biggest questions for the Heat going forward? David Ramil and Wes Goldberg are joined by Sports Illustrated's Rohan Nadkarni to discuss how Jimmy Butler and Bam Adebayo can return to the mix, if the Heat need to make a trade and potential playoff rotations and matchups. Follow & Subscribe to the Locked On Heat podcast on these...
Published 01/14/22
David Ramil (@dramil13) and Wes Goldberg (@wcgoldberg) recap Miami's blowout win over the Atlanta Hawks. As Miami closes out a tough road trip, Tyler Herro goes off for a near triple-double to lead the Heat with his scoring and playmaking. We break down how he impacted the game and continues to show his growth throughout the season. Plus, how Duncan Robinson is likely to continue coming off the bench - and thriving - plus takeaways from the road trip and the return of Jimmy Butler and Bam...
Published 01/13/22
Wes Goldberg talks with Mario Chalmers about his brief return to the Miami Heat, wanting to get into coaching, Tyler Herro's confidence and his time as part of the Big 3. 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 promo code “LOCKED15” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account...
Published 01/12/22
Wes Goldberg talks with Kyle Guy about his time with the Miami Heat, his favorite movies and why he thinks Jack Harlow looks like him -- not the other way around. 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 promo code “LOCKED15” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account...
Published 01/11/22
David Ramil (@dramil13) and Wes Goldberg (@wcgoldberg) recap Miami's blowout win over the Phoenix Suns, one of the best teams in the NBA. Does the victory prove Miami is an elite title contender? Plus, what to make of Max Strus starting ahead of Duncan Robinson? Will the trend continue? 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 promo code “LOCKED15” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline...
Published 01/10/22
David Ramil (@dramil13) and Wes Goldberg (@wcgoldberg) open up the mailbag for a second time this week! What trade can the Miami Heat make to be considered championship favorites? Are Damian Lillard or Bradley Beal worthwhile targets this summer? Also, should the Heat keep Kyle Guy over Marcus Garrett, and will Caleb Martin contribute in the playoffs? 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 promo code...
Published 01/07/22
David Ramil (@dramil13) and Wes Goldberg (@wcgoldberg) recap a crazy night in Portland where Tyler Herro and Kyle Lowry were ejected but Max Strus returns to help carry the Heat to a much-needed win. We recap all of the wild antics and give our player grades on Strus, Omer Yurtseven and P.J. Tucker, who might have had his best game in a Heat uniform. Plus, what's next for Mario Chalmers if he winds up not playing during his 10-day contract? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built...
Published 01/06/22
David Ramil (@dramil13) and Wes Goldberg (@wcgoldberg) open up the mailbag for the first of a two-part episode answering your questions about the Miami Heat? When will the Heat finally have a healthy roster? What does Miami's playoff rotation look like? Is Omer Yurtseven a building block for the future? And who is the better player, DeMar DeRozan or Jimmy Butler? 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...
Published 01/05/22
David Ramil (@dramil13) and Wes Goldberg (@wcgoldberg) recap a gritty loss to the Golden State Warriors. Miami was able to limit Steph Curry to a season-low in scoring but struggled to get any consistent long-range shooting all night, a situation made worse when Jimmy Butler rolled his ankle late in the game. What happens next if Jimmy is forced to miss time? We debate that, give out player grades for Kyle Lowry and Tyler Herro and much more. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built...
Published 01/04/22
David Ramil (@dramil13) and Wes Goldberg (@wcgoldberg) recap Miami's tough loss in Sacramento. After a sluggish start, the Heat almost tied the game on a Jimmy Butler layup as time ran out. We break down what went wrong, Omer Yurtseven's strong performance and if he's ready for a bigger role in Miami. Plus, we look at the players on the roster and award our inaugural 10-Day-Contract Belt! Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar....
Published 01/03/22
Tuesday night's game between the Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs has been postponed by the NBA because the Heat don't have the required amount of players. Wes Goldberg and David Ramil break down how we got here and what comes next for the Heat. Follow & Subscribe to the Locked On Heat podcast on these platforms…  🎧 Apple https://apple.co/3nBjVGq 🎧 Spotify https://spoti.fi/3pTVeHM 🎧 Audacy https://bit.ly/3mjz2ou 🎧 Stitcher https://bit.ly/2XT3Nam 🎧 Google...
Published 12/29/21
David Ramil (@dramil13) and Wes Goldberg (@wcgoldberg) recap Miami's win over the Washington Wizards before the team embarks on a 7-game road trip that could define the season. As the NBA's Health & Safety Protocols continue to impact the team's roster, Jimmy Butler kept the team steady with his playmaking, while Duncan Robinson and Tyler Herro combined for 58 points to help lead the Heat. And who will Miami add to their roster in order to comply with league rules? Listen and find...
Published 12/29/21
David Ramil (@dramil13) and Wes Goldberg (@wcgoldberg) open the up the mailbag to answer your questions about the Miami Heat! With Miami's depth improving, which players should surround Jimmy Butler in the starting lineup? And does Duncan Robinson play better with other "shooters" out on the floor? Plus, Nostradumbwes returns to give his predictions for the week and how many games the Heat will win the season. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that...
Published 12/28/21
David Ramil (@dramil13) recaps Miami's win over the Orlando Magic, highlighted by the return of Jimmy Butler. After an 8-game absence, Butler ran the show for Miami, setting the pace of the game and making plays for his teammates. Plus, Omer Yurtseven thriving as a starter, Gabe Vincent's improving as a lead guard and the question worth asking, is the Heat the deepest team in the NBA? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go...
Published 12/27/21
It wasn't pretty, but the Miami Heat got the win over the Detroit Pistons Thursday night. Wes Goldberg breaks it down, including how Tyler Herro and Kyle Lowry led the offense and Max Strus and Udonis Haslem chipped in with important contributions. Plus, the latest on Dewayne Dedmon's injury and what the Heat can do if he misses extended time. 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 promo code...
Published 12/24/21
David Ramil (@dramil13) and Wes Goldberg (@wcgoldberg) embrace the spirit of the holiday season and look at what the players on the Miami Heat roster have on their Christmas List? Better jump shot? An All-Star selection? Jimmy Butler, Bam Adebayo and every Heat player go on the Nice list to improve their chances at an NBA championship. 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 promo code “LOCKED15” and...
Published 12/23/21
Can the Miami Heat keep winning games with their 3-point shooting when Jimmy Butler and Bam Adebayo return to the lineup? Wes Goldberg and David Ramil debate. Follow & Subscribe to the Locked On Heat podcast on these platforms… 🎧 Apple https://apple.co/3nBjVGq 🎧 Spotify https://spoti.fi/3pTVeHM 🎧 Audacy https://bit.ly/3mjz2ou 🎧 Stitcher https://bit.ly/2XT3Nam 🎧 Google https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9mZWVkcy5tZWdhcGhvbmUuZm0vbG9ja2Vkb25oZWF0 🎧 Overcast...
Published 12/23/21
David Ramil (@dramil13) and Wes Goldberg (@wcgoldberg) recap Miami's huge win over the Pacers. The Heat shot a franchise record 49 3-point attempts and we break down the strategy and how it defined the matchups vs. Indiana. Plus, Tyler Herro returned to action after a three-game absence to make a strong case for Sixth Man of the Year, Most Improved Player and possibly even All-Star consideration. Miami keeps finding ways to win despite a depleted roster, thanks to Erik Spoelstra's latest...
Published 12/22/21
Dealing with a long list of injuries and one player in the NBA’s health and safety protocols, the Miami Heat are using the NBA’s new hardship rule amid the evolving COVID-19 pandemic to add forward Zylan Cheatham to a 10-day contract as a replacement for Caleb Martin. Who is he, and what can he provide the Heat? Wes Goldberg breaks it all down. Link to SI profile: https://www.si.com/nba/2019/06/19/nba-draft-sleeper-zylan-cheatham-arizona-state-hidden-gem Link to NBA Draft scouting report:...
Published 12/21/21