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NBA Finals Are On And No-Hitters Are Hot

Host Scott Simon talks sports with ESPN's Howard Bryant about whether this is LeBron James' make-or-break moment and no-hitters in baseball.

Why Are Baseball's No-Hitters No Longer Rare?

And the no-hitters keep on coming. Matt Cain pitched a perfect game for the San Francisco Giants Wednesday night. It was the fifth no-hitter in Major League Baseball this season and it's only June. Audie Cornish talks to sportswriter Stefan Fatsis about where Cain's performance ranks in the record books and why no-hitters, which used to be rare, are now seemingly routine.

Thunder's Rally Falls Short As Miami Takes Game 2

The Miami Heat held off a late rally by the Oklahoma City Thunder to win 100-96, tying the series.

In Sports: Tiger Tied For Second, Miami Ties Up NBA Finals

Woods was in good position after Day 1 of the Open. Meanwhile, LeBron James and the Heat held off Kevin Durant and the Thunder.

NBA's Oklahoma City Thunder Has Youth On Its Side

Oklahoma City is on top in the NBA Finals. The Thunder is playing great team basketball, despite their youth and relative inexperience.