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Thompson’s father says son ‘on track’ to return for finals

Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson lies on the court after being injured during the second half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals against the Houston Rockets in Oakland, Calif., Wednesday, May 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson is feeling better and on track to return for the NBA Finals next week after taking a knee to his head from Trevor Ariza that caused “concussion-like symptoms.”

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Chicago Bulls fire coach Tom Thibodeau

In this May 10, 2015, file photo, Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau yells to his team during the first half of Game 4 in a second-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Chicago.  The Bulls fired Thibodeau on Thursday, May 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

CHICAGO (AP) — In five seasons under Tom Thibodeau, the Chicago Bulls soared to heights they had not reached since Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen were collecting championships.

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Sharks officially announce Peter DeBoer hired as new coach

In this Dec. 21, 2013, file photo, then-New Jersey Devils head coach Peter DeBoer directs his team in the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals in Washington. The San Jose Sharks will hire Peter DeBoer as their new head coach.  A person familiar with the search said Wednesday, May 27, 2015,  that DeBoer will be formally introduced later this week. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the team had not announced the hire yet. ESPN first reported the move.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The San Jose Sharks have officially hired former New Jersey and Florida coach Peter DeBoer to replace the departed Todd McLellan.

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The Latest: 23 seeds in action on Day 5 of French Open

Jack Sock of the U.S. returns the ball to Spain's Pablo Carreno Busta during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Thursday May 28, 2015 in Paris. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open:

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5th seed Wozniacki out of French Open; Nishikori advances

Russia's Svetlana Kuznetsova returns the ball to Italy's Francesca Schiavone during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Thursday, May 28, 2015 in Paris. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

PARIS (AP) — Novak Djokovic came through an injury scare Thursday and made his way into the third round at the French Open by beating Gilles Muller 6-1, 6-4, 6-4.

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