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Chicago Bulls set to hire Fred Hoiberg

Chicago Bulls set to hire Fred Hoiberg

The Chicago Bulls plan to introduce Fred Hoiberg as their new coach Tuesday, a person familiar with the situation said. The person spoke to the Associated Press on Monday night on condition of anonymity because the contract had not been finalized. Hoiberg had long been rumored as the successor to Tom Thibodeau, who was fired last week after five seasons in Chicago. The Bulls announced in a release that they would make a major announcement Tuesday. Hoiberg went 115-56 with the Cyclones, including four straight NCAA tournament appearances and consecutive Big 12 tournament titles. Thompson practices Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson is one step away from being cleared to...