1. The Az Diamondbacks return to action tonight after a day off yesterday. The Dbacks will host the Milwaukee Brewers in a weekend series.
2. The Az Cardinals are loaded at running back this year and 2nd year player David Johnson is emerging as the key back. Johnson, in his rookie season scored 13 touchdowns, a franchise record for a rookie, including an electrifying 108 yard TD on a kickoff return. The Cards will open their preseason schedule a week from today on October 12th against the Raiders.
3. The opening ceremonies of the Olympic Games in Rio are this evening.
4. The Oklahoma City Thunder and guard Russell Westbrook agreed on a new 3 year contract extension.
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