Opinion: How Heat star Jimmy Butler took over against Celtics in Game 2 without scoring

Jeff Zillgitt, USA TODAY Published 1:14 a.m. ET Sept. 18, 2020 | Updated 2:13 a.m. ET Sept. 18, 2020CLOSEAutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Jimmy Butler can score 40 points and the Miami Heat can win.Or he can score 14 and the Heat can win.The Heat don’t always need scoring from Butler.…

Section 1: A third-party belief on how to construct your broker tech stack thumbnail

Section 1: A third-party belief on how to construct your broker tech stack

HousingStack is a real estate technology landscape that provides a dynamic visual that reflects the rapid changes in the sector. The HousingStack is exclusively for HW+ members. To join the HW+ community, go here. I’ve been asked to put together some recommendations on what a “brokerage technology stack” should look like as well as what teams and agents should…

Thought: On this zany baseball season, why now not take MVP, Cy Younger from every build?

CLOSEAutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideThis is a year no one will ever forget, as much as we all would love to try.We are witnessing the most unique baseball season in history, and when it’s over, we’ll be conflicted about how we view it.We have watched the Toronto Blue Jays never play a home game in…

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Opinion: The outrage of the Trump tapes

S.E. Cupp is a CNN political commentator and the host of “SE Cupp Unfiltered.” The views expressed in this commentary are solely hers. View more opinion articles on CNN. (CNN)Just two days ago, the Trump campaign blasted an Atlantic story detailing the denigrating language the President allegedly used about fallen American troops for its author’s…

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Opinion: Trump gets an extreme makeover

(CNN)CNN contributors weigh in with short takes on the third night of the Republican National Convention’s biggest moments and speeches. The views expressed in these commentaries are those of the authors.Frida Ghitis: With America in unprecedented crisis, Republicans stay in the bubble of deception As America’s 2020 dystopia barreled ahead, the Republican National Convention offered…

Opinion: Will NFL teams boycott? Lions' response to Jacob Blake shooting could mark new era in protests thumbnail

Opinion: Will NFL teams boycott? Lions’ response to Jacob Blake shooting could mark new era in protests

Jarrett Bell, USA TODAY Published 7:37 p.m. ET Aug. 26, 2020 CLOSE USA TODAY Sports spoke with Seton Hall’s Director of Sports Management Charles Grantham about Roger Goodell’s video apology to the players. USA TODAYMaybe the huge, dry-erase board the Detroit Lions wheeled out after canceling practice on Tuesday wasn’t the only pertinent sign resonating from…

Opinion: Lucas Giolito wrote baseball's 2020 Hollywood script with the season's first no-hitter thumbnail

Opinion: Lucas Giolito wrote baseball’s 2020 Hollywood script with the season’s first no-hitter

CLOSE USA TODAY Sports’ Steve Gardner breaks down the top storylines in MLB. USA TODAYThis night, it was perfectly fine to violate all of baseball’s health and safety protocols, but instead of going out for beers on the town Tuesday evening, the Chicago White threw a party that reverberated throughout the baseball world.White Sox starter…

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Opinion: It’s a mistake for Democrats to brush impeachment under the rug

Julian Zelizer, a CNN political analyst, is a professor of history and public affairs at Princeton University and author of the book, “Burning Down the House: Newt Gingrich, the Fall of a Speaker, and the Rise of the New Republican Party.” Follow him on Twitter @julianzelizer. The views expressed in this commentary are his own.…