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NBA, NHL: Finally, Some Finals

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NBA, NHL: Finally, Some Finals

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NBA, NHL: Finally, Some Finals

NBA, NHL: Finally, Some Finals

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Did anyone ever doubt that Kobe Bryant would lead the Los Angeles Lakers to the NBA finals? Well, maybe. A couple of strong performances by the Denver Nuggets had sports gurus wondering Coach Phil Jackson's team had enough Zen magic to make the finals.

Host Scott Simon checks in with Weekend Edition sports guy Howard Bryant to talk about the NBA playoffs and the upcoming NHL Stanley Cup finals.

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