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Sports Night: Klay fits in with Warriors

Voisin: Why Thompson’s ‘unusual personality’ fits perfectly with Warriors’ loaded lineup

The Golden State Warriors could sweep the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals on Friday. Klay Thompson is one reason why.

Chris Webber now a father after ‘many years of trying’

Former Kings star Chris Webber and his wife post photos of their newborn twins on social media. They had been trying for at least seven years.

Today’s video: Grant High’s Oliver feels at home after Kings workout

Giants: After blown save, S.F. gets 4 in 10th in win over Brewers

Hunter Pence’s RBI single opens the scoring in a four-run 10th inning, and the visiting Giants overcome a rough ninth inning by closer Mark Melancon for a 9-5 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday.

Crawford has to dodge streaker during game against Brewers

Giants Gold Glove shortstop Brandon Crawford is charged in the second inning by a man wearing no pants while the Brewers are batting Thursday in Milwaukee.

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High schools: Elk Grove hires Burbank’s Heffernan to lead high-powered football program

Elk Grove High School, which dismissed Chris Nixon following the 2016 season, has hired Burbank’s John Heffernan to coach its football team. Heffernan leaves Burbank after guiding the Titans to 12 consecutive playoff appearances.

49ers: Running backs coach Turner brings new look to corps

Draft status isn’t important to Bobby Turner, the 49ers’ 68-year-old running backs coach. However, foot speed and cutting ability are paramount.

‘Hall of Fame jockey? Yeah, right’: Espinoza back at Belmont with welcomed pressure

After winning the Triple Crown aboard American Pharoah and a near-miss on California Chrome, Victor Espinoza will ride Gormley in the Belmont Stakes.

Soccer: Pulisic scores twice as U.S. beats Trinidad 2-0 in qualifying

Christian Pulisic rescues the United States with two second-half goals, and the Americans beat Trinidad and Tobago 2-0 to move into third place at the halfway point in the final round of World Cup qualifying.

Stanley Cup Final: Penguins crush Predators to take 3-2 lead

The defending champion Pittsbrugh Penguins rout the visiting Nashville Predators 6-0 on Thursday in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final to take a 3-2 lead. Game 6 is on Sunday in Nashville.

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