1. The Dodgers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-2 Thursday to salvage a split of the four-game series. They are in fourth place in the NL West, seven games behind Arizona.
2. The Cleveland Cavaliers routed the Toronto Raptors 128-110 to take a 2-0 lead in their second round Eastern Conference playoff series.
3. Dodger pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu will be out until after the All-Star break with a groin injury.
4. The Boston Celtics erase a 22 point first half deficit to beat the Philadelphia 76ers 108-103 to take a 2-0 lead in their second round Eastern Conference playoff series.
5. David Fizdale has agreed to a four-year deal to become the next head coach of the New York Knicks.
6. Quarterback Matt Ryan has signed a five-year contract extension with the Atlanta Falcons at $30 million per year with $100 million guaranteed.
7. The New York Jets waive quarterback Bryce Petty leaving four QBs on the roster including Sam Darnold, the third overall pick in the NFL draft.
8. “If Robles goes to Nogales then Ziola to Workman makes sense. Ziola is in the district. Ziola could actually revitalize Workman.” – MVS Commenter “SGV Coach”. Nothing has been confirmed as of yet.
9. The Washington Redskins cheerleaders allegations.
10. Golfer Rory Mcllroy turns 29 today.