Stock futures rise slightly in runup to key inflation data – CNBC

Stock futures rose Thursday as investors await a crucial inflation report to assess the prospects of the Federal Reserve’s rate hike campaign. Futures tracking the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 87 points, or 0.3%. S&P 500 futures were up 0.3% and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.2%. Focus on December CPI and Consensus Forecasts Call […]

Ben Simmons is the key to the Nets success while Kevin Durant is out

Ben Simmons’ lasting image this year is that he Philadelphia 76ers Game 7 loss to Atlanta Hawks in the 2021 playoffs. It was so memorable (in a bad way) that it became a viral meme. Doc Rivers said he wasn’t sure Simmons would be a championship-level point guard. I sat there until I was traded. […]