1. Luka Doncic hit a three pointer at the buzzer in overtime to lift the Dallas Mavericks to a 135-133 win over the Clippers to even their Western Conference Playoff series at two games apiece. Doncic finished with a game high 43 points.
2. The Dodgers hit 7 seven home runs to rout the Colorado Rockies 11-3 Sunday to complete a three game sweep of the series. The Dodgers have won 11 of 12 and are now 22-8 which is the best record in baseball.
3. The LA Galaxy beat LAFC 2-0 Saturday for their first win of the year.
4. The Lakers lead the Portland Trail Blazers 2-1 in their Western Conference Playoff series with Game 4 set for Monday night.
5. The Baltimore Ravens released safety Earl Thomas after an on field altercation with a teammate.
6. Kobe Bryant would have turned 42 Sunday August 23.
7. The Boston Celtics beat the Philadelphia 76ers 110-106 Sunday to complete a four game sweep of their Eastern Conference Playoff series.
8. The NFL is looking into a New Jersey laboratory after multiple teams have received false positive results for COVID-19 on several players. The New York Jets had 10 tests come back as false positives.
9. On this day in 2006 receiver Jerry Rice signed a one-day contract with the San Francisco 49ers and then officially retired from the NFL.
10. Former Baltimore Orioles/ Hall of Fame shortstop Cal Ripken Jr. turns 60 today.