Ben Simmons is a good basketball player who has faced a lot of criticism after the Philadelphia 76ers lost to the Atlanta Hawks in the playoffs. Some of the flaws in Ben Simmons' game were exposed in that series, such as his lack of a diverse scoring arsenal and his free throw woes. While most people can agree that winning or losing is a team affair, there's no question that Ben Simmons underperforming in the second round was a part of the 76ers demise.

Someone who has experienced criticism frequently during his career is Shaquille O'Neal. While a lot of athletes face unwarranted criticism at times, it seems as though Shaquille O'Neal believes that Ben Simmons deserves the scrutiny that he's received.