Ben Simmons

Ben Simmons

Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 10"/230 lbs
Date of birth: Melbourne, Australia
University: LSU
Draft: 2016 1st round (1st pick) by the
  • Associated Press

    Rivals Magic, Bird highlight AP's 1980s all-decade NBA team

    “Larry Legend” played his entire 13-year career with the Boston Celtics, and his rivalry with Los Angeles Lakers guard Earvin “Magic” Johnson catapulted the league to new heights. Bird's sharp shooting, pinpoint passing and rugged rebounding helped the Celtics win NBA titles in 1981, 1984 and 1986. The high-flying “Dr. J” was the ABA’s brightest star before the merger, and he dominated the NBA, too.

  • INSIDER

    The NBA trade deadline is less than a month away — here are the biggest names that could be on the move

    The NBA trade deadline is on February 10, and with weeks to go, trade rumors are heating up around Ben Simmons, De'Aaron Fox, and more.

  • Associated Press

    Embiid scores 32, leads 76ers to 109-98 win in Miami

    Joel Embiid scored 25 of his 32 points in the second half and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Miami Heat 109-98 on Saturday night. Listed as questionable to play because of right elbow soreness, Embiid helped the 76ers outscore Miami 66-48 in the final two periods. “There’s no way I could have played worse than I did in the first half,” Embiid said of his 3-for-11 shooting.