Simmons Says No To 76ers
-PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A person with direct knowledge of Ben Simmons’ plans tells The Associated Press the All-Star guard won’t report to training camp next week. The 25-year-old guard from Australia was the No. 1 pick of the 2016 draft. He is a three-time All-Star and had been paired with Joel Embiid as the franchise cornerstones. But Simmons took the brunt of the blame for the top-seeded Sixers’ second-round exit in last season’s playoffs.
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