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FILE - 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)

“When Tom was hired in 2010, he was right for our team and system at that time, and over the last five years we have had some success with Tom as our head coach,” general manager Gar Forman said. “But as we looked ahead and evaluated how we as a team and an organization could continue to grow and improve, we believed a change in approach was needed.”

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry holds the conference trophy after Game 5 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals against the Houston Rockets in Oakland, Calif., Wednesday, May 27, 2015. The Warriors won 104-90 to advance to the NBA Finals. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

“He’s been here plenty of times before, five straight finals appearances, I think, so we’ve got to bring our A game if we’re going to beat a great team and a great player like that four times,” Curry said. “We’re excited about the challenge. He had to win his first one at some point, and nobody on our team has experienced that, so we’re going to be fighting like crazy every night.”

FILE - In this April 28, 2015, file photo, Denver Broncos defensive ends Derek Wolfe, left, and Antonio Smith chat as they leave the field after the NFL football team's voluntary veterans minicamp in Englewood, Colo. Smith is under investigation in Texas over criminal allegations the local sheriff described as "sexual in nature." Smith has not been arrested and no charges have been filed. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

Smith, 33, has not been arrested and no charges have been filed in the case. Sheriff Troy Nehls of Fort Bend County near Houston said a complaint was made against Smith in November and it was “sexual in nature.” His department’s findings were forwarded to prosecutors in February.

Colorado Rockies' Kyle Kendrick pitches against the Cincinnati Reds in the first inning of a baseball game in Cincinnati, Wednesday May 27, 2015.  (AP Photo/Tom Uhlman)

The Rockies won for the fourth time in five games, taking two of three in the series. The Reds have lost 10 of 11, a streak that started when one of the home run smokestacks at Great American Ball Park caught fire during a loss to the Giants on May 15.

Colorado Rockies' Nolan Arenado, right, is congratulated by third base coach Stu Cole, after hitting a three- run home run against the Cincinnati Reds in the first inning of a baseball game in Cincinnati, Wednesday May 27, 2015.  (AP Photo/Tom Uhlman)

CINCINNATI | Nolan Arenado hit a three-run homer on Wednesday, extending his hitting tear, and Kyle Kendrick pitched into the eighth inning for his first win since opening day, leading the Colorado Rockies to a 6-4 victory over the Cincinnati Reds. The Rockies won for the fourth time in five games, taking two of three in […]

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