Ben Simmons

Ben Simmons says he would welcome a trade back to the 76ers

[ad_1] The Philadelphia 76ers may have been at the front seat in two of the most unceremonious team exits by a star in recent years, but it seems like one of those ugly iterations morphing into an unprecedented homecoming is within the realm of possibility. One party thinks so, at least. Ben Simmons, who infamously forced his way out of …

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How the NBA’s new player participation policy affects Knicks, Nets

[ad_1] Julius Randle and Ben Simmons are “star” players under the criteria set by the NBA’s new Player Participation Policy. Jalen Brunson and Mikal Bridges are not — though that could change the instance either earn their first All-Star or All-NBA nod. This is how the league is tackling its widespread load management issue, with new rules that penalize teams …

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Does Ben Simmons Really Want a Sixers Return?

[ad_1] We are yet again at the point of the offseason where photos and videos are circulating of Ben Simmons, ready for a breakout campaign.All the hype says Simmons is supposedly injury-free and ready to return to his 3x all-star self.  In an exclusive interview by Marc Spears with Simmons, the former Sixer mentions that if he were to be …

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Bulls Trade For Nets’ Ben Simmons In Blockbuster Proposal

[ad_1] NBA Analysis Network At times, an NBA player’s career can get derailed. Nobody likes to see it, but it happens. All sorts of factors can cause an NBA player’s career to start heading south.  Take Ben Simmons of the Brooklyn Nets. At one time, this was an All-NBA caliber player. Simmons was arguably the best defensive player in the …

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Shaquille O’Neal sheds some light into Ben Simmons’ $39,000,000 fortune, Days after Stephen A. Smith’s heavy bashing

[ad_1] Ben Simmons entered the league as one of the most skilled wings. With exceptional footwork and confidence in his driving abilities, he was one of few players who moved like a guard at his size. However, after initial years, fans have stepped off the surrounding hype. His constant absence from the hardwood and his long-term antics are a few …

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Nets’ Ben Simmons’ ‘swag’ is different now

[ad_1] Brooklyn Nets guard Ben Simmons has been through plenty of trials and tribulations to get to where he is now, which is being the healthiest that he’s been since his days as a Philadelphia 76er. From all of the reports that have come out over the course of this summer, it seems that Simmons can finally put his injuries …

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Nets’ Ben Simmons has ‘All-Star’ expectations for 2023-24

[ad_1] Ben Simmons is on a mission to get his swagger back. After sitting out the entire 2021-22 season and half of 2022-23 due to a lingering back issue, the three-time All-Star is reportedly beginning to feel like his old self. “He’s talking about being an All-Star again. He said in some workouts in Miami he put the ball through …

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Shaquille O’Neal highlights Ben Simmons’ ridiculous $39,000,000 salary including how much he makes per second

[ad_1] It is clear that Shaquille O’Neal is not a fan of Ben Simmons and usually criticizes him for his on and off-court issues. The NBA Hall of Famer has been critical of Ben Simmons’ injuries and struggles especially since the latter joined the Brooklyn Nets in February of 2022. Simmons didn’t play a single game for Brooklyn in the …

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“$477,000 per Game!”: Shaquille O’Neal ‘Curiously’ Shares Breakdown of Remainder of Ben Simmons’ $177,243,360 Contract

[ad_1] In 2019, Ben Simmons signed a mega deal with the Philadelphia 76ers. Worth $177,243,360, the contract still has two years left until completion. Currently, Simmons is plying his craft with the Brooklyn Nets, who are stuck with his expensive deal. Unfortunately, his productivity hasn’t matched the big bucks he is being paid, raising much concern around him, the Nets, …

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FIBA World Cup Brian Goorjian on Ben Simmons Australia Boomers

[ad_1] Brian Goorjian wanted to make one thing crystal clear when it came to the Australian Boomers’ approach to re-incorporate Ben Simmons into the program. “This is very important,” the Boomers’ head coach told ESPN. Editor’s Picks “In my dealings with Ben, it’s always been: I’m not recruiting you. It’s important for the country [to know], we’re not going, ‘please, …

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Ben Simmons and ‘Frozen’ duo snag combo homes in the Olympia

[ad_1] The Olympia — a 33-story luxury tower in Brooklyn’s Dumbo neighborhood — is having a moment, drawing creatives in the entertainment, fashion and sports worlds. And now, news of new high-profile figures buying homes there is trickling out. Australian-born Brooklyn Nets player Ben Simmons, a three-time NBA All-Star, has closed on a two-apartment combo deal on the 21st floor, …

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Australia HC Told Ben Simmons He’s ‘Not Recruiting’ Nets Star to Play for Team | News, Scores, Highlights, Stats, and Rumors

[ad_1] Elsa/Getty Images If Ben Simmons wants to someday play for Australia, the decision will be his. The national team isn’t going to pull out all of the stops to recruit him. “This is very important. In my dealings with Ben, it’s always been: ‘I’m not recruiting you,'” head coach Brian Goorjian told ESPN’s Olgun Uluc. “It’s important for the …

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Ben Simmons opens up, vows to ‘dominate’ for Nets this season

[ad_1] After plenty of talk about Ben Simmons all summer, the enigmatic Net finally opened up about his rehab, his status and relationship with head coach Jacque Vaughn. In a lengthy, far-ranging interview with ESPN-run site Andscape, Simmons touched on his health (both physical and mental), his expectation he will be ready for this season, and fixing a relationship with …

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Ben Simmons expects to be at 100 percent by the time the season starts

[ad_1] Zach Lowe @ZachLowe_NBA New Lowe Post podcast: Catching up on Harden/Sixers, Dame, Giannis comments/Bucks future, Nets/Ben Simmons, potential summer ’24 supermax guys (Fox, Bam, Murray, Ingram, more), Team USA/FIBA, more w/ @BobbyMarks42: Spotify: spoti.fi/3RbPebm Apple: apple.co/3sys9VN – 5:58 PM [ad_2] Source link : https://hoopshype.com/2023/09/07/ben-simmons-expects-to-be-at-100-percent-by-the-time-the-season-starts/ Author : HoopsHype Publish date : 2023-09-08 00:05:11 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the …

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Ben Simmons’ health progression will absolutely delight Brooklyn fans

[ad_1] Stop us if you have heard this one before, Brooklyn Nets fans: Ben Simmons is getting healthier. Simmons’ time with the franchise has been a frustrating experience so far, to say the least. But it is undeniable that Simmons is a talented player. His issues mainly revolve around his availability. Now, the Aussie is hoping to start the 2023 …

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Mock trade has Nets trading Ben Simmons to Spurs

[ad_1] Getting Graham, McDermott, and Bullock would provide the Nets with three players who are ready to contribute in an NBA game, but are not spectacular by any means. What Brooklyn gets out of this trade would be three players who can more than replace the three-point shooting that the Nets have lost this summer. On the other hand, Brooklyn …

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Jazz Trade For Nets’ Ben Simmons In Blockbuster Proposal

[ad_1] NBA Analysis Network Every NBA player doesn’t follow the same path. Some players peak early, while others peak late. Even then, some players’ trajectory is all over the map: they’ll regress, only to improve again.  Ben Simmons of the Brooklyn Nets is hoping to have that exact trajectory. It’s hard to believe now, but at one time, Simmons was …

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Tyler Herro, Ben Simmons, Tyus Jones Named Spurs’ Top Trade Targets

[ad_1] NBA Analysis Network One NBA writer has named Tyler Herro, Ben Simmons and Tyus Jones as the San Antonio Spurs’ top trade targets. Zach Buckley of Bleacher Report believes the Spurs should try to trade for Herro, Simmons or Jones. “Teams can’t decide if Herro is a budding star or a spark-plug sixth man with too many defensive deficiencies to cut …

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