Ben Simmons RUMORS & NEWS

  • 5 Most Realistic Trades: Ben Simmons Finally Joins Kings, Russell Westbrook Brings Fire To Knicks

    Fadeaway World "The trade deadline is fast approaching with many teams looking to improve their rosters by making some big moves. We often see major trades done right before the deadline passes because franchises want to wait until the right offer presents itself. Of course, as in the case with any other..." January 21

  • Promise Was Reportedly Made To Trade Ben Simmons

    Awesemo "Promises, promises. Michele Roberts, executive-director of the National Basketball Players Association called out 76ers president Daryl Morey for his handling of the Ben Simmons situation. Roberts reiterated her disgust with what’s going down in Philadelphia in regards..." January 21

  • What A 76ers-Kings Trade Centered Around Ben Simmons Would Look Like

    NBA Analysis "We are now officially three weeks away from the NBA trade deadline and we are still looking for answers in Philadelphia pertaining to Ben Simmons. Joel Embiid has been carrying the 76ers lately, looking like a true MVP candidate in the process, but the Sixers have not fully looked like a..." January 21

  • 76ers Have Lowered Their Asking Price For Ben Simmons

    Total Pro Sports "There has been so much attention given to the Philadelphia 76ers when it comes to the Ben Simmons situation and many are just waiting for the two sides to finally part ways. At this point, the biggest question is no longer whether or not the Sixers will ship Simmons out — they..." January 21

  • Weighing Six Potential Ben Simmons Trade Destinations Before the Deadline

    Complex "Raise your hand if you’re surprised Ben Simmons is still a 76er. My hand’s up because I genuinely believed—like Shaquille O’Neal and many other NBA observers—that there was no way Philadelphia could enter the season with the maligned point guard..." January 20

  • Blockbuster Three-Team Trade Sees Kings, Lakers, 76ers Swap Superstars

    Fadeaway World "The trade deadline is just around the corner in the NBA world. There's no doubt a lot of teams will be looking to add players or shake up their roster. Multi-team trades are more commonplace in the modern NBA, and it is possible that we see some blockbuster trades ahead or at the..." January 20

  • Daryl Morey Breaks Silence on Ben Simmons Situation: Trade 'Less Likely' to go Down at Deadline

    Liberty Ballers "It’s been some time since Daryl Morey made an appearance on local radio to discuss the ongoing Ben Simmons saga. Simmons hasn’t played since the fateful Game 7 when the Atlanta Hawks knocked the Sixers out of the second round of the Eastern Conference Playoffs..." January 20

  • Did Doc Rivers just hint at Sixers’ possible trade target for Ben Simmons?

    Clutch Points "Only two things are constant in life: 1. Change and 2. Ben Simmons trade rumors. Reports have surfaced that the Philadelphia 76ers have rejected a few impressive offers from several teams in exchange for the disgruntled star. But things will only heat up as the NBA trade..." January 20

  • A James Harden for Ben Simmons Trade Makes a Lot of Sense

    The Big Lead "As the Ben Simmons saga continues to drag on for the Philadelphia 76ers with no end in sight, a rare ray of sunshine has popped up. Rumors have begun bubbling to the surface that suggest if the Brooklyn Nets don't win a championship this season, they would..." January 19

  • Insiders think a Ben Simmons deal gets done otherwise he'll sit out the entire season

    The Athletic "I have no idea if Freddie Mercury liked the NBA. But since the plan here was to talk all things #TradeSZN with the great David Aldridge and John Hollinger, and to analyze the teams that are facing varying degrees of PRESSURE to upgrade their rosters, let’s start with a live..." January 19

  • 76ers Reportedly Turned Down Pistons Massive Trade Offer For Ben Simmons

    Fadeaway World "With the trade deadline approaching, much speculation has arisen about the future of Ben Simmons. After a series of back and forth maneuvers between his camp and team President Daryl Morey, it's highly unlikely he will ever play for the franchise again. Under normal circumstances,..." January 19

  • What Would a Ben Simmons, Tobias Harris Trade To The Kings Look Like?

    NBA Analysis "As the Ben Simmons saga drags on, the Philadelphia 76ers have continued to hold their ground. Daryl Morey is looking for an NBA All-Star-caliber player in return for Simmons, and thus far, is refusing to drop his price in the slightest. The latest buzz from that story is that the..." January 19

  • Klutch Official: 'No Chance Ben Simmons Plays For 76ers After Trade Deadline

    Pro Basketball Talk "The 76ers might not trade Ben Simmons before the Feb. 10 trade deadline. Then what? The Sixers are still hoping that, after the trade deadline comes and goes, maybe Ben will come back and play. But someone I talked to with Klutch yesterday said not a..." January 18

  • The Blockbuster Trade Sixers Fans Would Love To See: Damian Lillard For Ben Simmons, Tyrese Maxey, Matisse Thybulle

    Fadeaway World "The Philadelphia 76ers have been a playoff team this year, but they are far from the 1st seeded team that they were last year. That is due to Ben Simmons' continued absence from the team as he awaits a trade. There is no doubt that the Philadelphia 76ers would prefer a player that..." January 18

  • Charles Barkley fires stern message at Sixers on Ben Simmons fiasco

    Clutch Points "The Philadelphia 76ers have still failed to trade Ben Simmons as the saga continues. While there have been reports that a deal could come to fruition by the deadline next month, it’s also expected the Aussie will sit out the rest of the season if he’s not moved..." January 18

  • Ben Simmons willing to sit out entire NBA season

    CBS Sports "The NBA's trade deadline is less than a month away, which means that the Philadelphia 76ers have less than a month to trade Ben Simmons for reinforcements this season. Otherwise, the Sixers will have to wait until over the offseason to make a move with Simmons, who..." January 17

  • Ben Simmons to be moved before NBA Trade Deadline

    Forbes.com "The Philadelphia 76ers are currently among the hottest teams in the NBA. The Sixers have won nine of their past 10 games, which has them only 2.5 games behind the Eastern Conference-leading Chicago Bulls heading into Monday. Six of their next seven opponents currently sport losing..." January 17

  • Sixers’ Daryl Morey’s preferred Ben Simmons trade scenario involves James Harden

    Clutch Points "The Philadelphia 76ers‘ desire to trade Ben Simmons has not wavered, however, the team has no indication that is willing to offload the former No. 1 pick for anything less than a premium. While dealing Simmons at the trade deadline would seemingly be the ideal option for the Sixers,..." January 17

  • Joel Embiid not pressuring 76ers to make Ben Simmons trade

    CBS Sports "While fans of the Philadelphia 76ers are eager for the club to trade Ben Simmons, the organization clearly isn't in a rush, and apparently neither is the team's best player. Speaking after Philadelphia's 111-99 victory over the Boston Celtics on Friday..." January 16

  • This Sixers-Wizards Trade Is Centered Around Ben Simmons

    NBA Analysis "Ben Simmons still has yet to appear in an NBA game this season. Regardless of one’s opinions on Simmons himself, it stinks to see a talent like him sit out. While it’s impossible to place blame in a situation like this, seeing the Philadelphia 76ers trade him would be..." January 15

  • The 76ers Need to Lower Expectations in Ben Simmons Trade Talks

    The Big Lead "The Philadelphia 76ers are still trying to find a trade partner for a Ben Simmons deal, and are struggling. Rumors this week suggest the Sixers are in talks with the Sacramento Kings about a potential move, but Philly has no interest in taking back De'Aaron Fox in a..." January 15

  • The reason Kings are ‘favorites’ in Sixers’ Ben Simmons NBA trade sweepstakes

    Clutch Points "With just under a month to go until the NBA trade deadline, the rumor mill is starting to heat up. Surprising to few, Philadelphia 76ers point guard Ben Simmons remains to be one of the main names popping up in reports. The former no. 1 pick has yet to suit up for the Sixers..." January 15

  • Sixers, Kings have discussed a possible Ben Simmons-De'Aaron Fox blockbuster

    Yahoo! Sports "Sacramento Kings guard De’Aaron Fox’s name is circulating throughout the league as a big-time player who can potentially be moved by the Feb. 10 NBA trade deadline. The Philadelphia 76ers canvassed the prospect of a Fox-Ben Simmons trade package as recently as a..." January 14

  • Latest NBA Trade Intel: How Will Damian Lillard Surgery Impact Ben Simmons Market?

    Bleacher Report "With less than a month before the NBA's trade deadline, teams have shifted focus to trade discussions after the distractions caused by the COVID-19 omicron variant. Like many of the league's trade windows and offseason transaction cycles, the leading teams and players to..." January 14

  • Is A Ben Simmons Trade To The Hawks In The Works?

    NBA Analysis "After starting the NBA season 17-23, the Atlanta Hawks have made one of the season’s first significant trades, likely gearing them up for another move in the near future. On Thursday, Atlanta reached an agreement with the New York Knicks to trade Cam Reddish, Solomon Hill and a..." January 14

  • 3 best Tobias Harris trades for Sixers, with or without Ben Simmons

    Clutch Points "Joel Embiid is playing arguably the best basketball of his life right now, and it would be a shame if Daryl Morey and the Philadelphia 76ers allow this season to go to waste. Morey needs to find “The Process” some help, and this likely comes in the form of a Ben Simmons..." January 14

  • Ben Simmons Reportedly Wants To Play For Golden State Warriors Or Dallas Mavericks

    Fadeaway World "Despite his best efforts, Ben Simmons remains a member of the Philadelphia 76ers. Over the past few months, he has tried his best to get the team to trade him, going so far as to alienate his teammates and skip out on games and practices. All-in-all, Simmons' antics have cost him..." January 13

  • Austin Rivers Says Ben Simmons' Sixers Career Is Over

    TMZ "Ben Simmons' time in Philadelphia is up ... at least that's what Austin Rivers truly believes, telling TMZ Sports he doesn't see the 3-time All-Star suiting up for the 76ers ever again. Of course, the Denver Nuggets guard's dad, Doc, has been..." January 13

  • Sixers, Ben Simmons trade saga trending in wrong direction to get deal done

    Clutch Points "The Philadelphia 76ers are trending in the right direction of late. They’ve won seven of their last eight games and have crept up in the Eastern Conference standings. Their pursuit of a Ben Simmons trade, however, is going the opposite direction. From..." January 13

  • 3 Logical Suitors for Tobias Harris in Ben Simmons Trade

    NBA Analysis "The Philadelphia 76ers continue to have ongoing conversations with teams across the NBA about potential Ben Simmons trades, but now Tobias Harris’ name is being brought up as a possible trade asset as well.  On Tuesday, ESPN’s Brian Windhorst and Marc..." January 13

  • Rich Paul Heckled While Sitting Courtside at Sixers-Hornets

    Heavy "Rich Paul — agent for Ben Simmons and CEO of Klutch Sports — traveled to Philadelphia where he had lunch with Philadelphia 76ers’ brass. The two sides hashed out possible trade scenarios, but their efforts were to no avail. The Simmons’ stalemate rages on,..." January 13

  • 76ers Have No Interest In Trading Ben Simmons For Russell Westbrook

    Fadeaway World "With Russell Westbrook struggling to adjust to life in Los Angeles, it's only natural for his name to become the subject of countless trade rumors around the association. With many fans and executives calling the Russ experiment a failure, the Purple and Gold are experiencing..." January 12

  • Rich Paul’s message to Daryl Morey, Sixers on Ben Simmons trade

    Clutch Points "Ben Simmons’ trade saga with the Philadelphian 76ers continues, and if recent rumors are to be believed, his agent Rich Paul remains firm in wanting him out of Philly. Paul recently met with Sixers president Daryl Morey and GM Elton Brand to discuss the future of..." January 12

  • Shocking Update On Sixers' Timetable For Ben Simmons Trade

    Clutch Points "Ben Simmons remains a member of the Philadelphia 76ers, although he wishes he wasn’t. Simmons has reportedly no interest in going back to the Sixers, prompting the team to entertain scenarios in which they trade away their All-Star. Although it looks like..." January 12

  • Joel Embiid Makes Feelings Known on Ben Simmons Trade Saga

    Clutch Points "The Philadelphia 76ers have been held hostage all season at the whim of Ben Simmons. Simmons made it clear prior to the start of the season that he was going to hold out until the team traded him. Sixers President of Basketball Operations, Daryl Morey, has insisted he will only trade..." January 12

  • Which teams should make a trade for Ben Simmons?

    The Athletic "The idea of Ben Simmons is one thing. At his best, the 25-year-old Philadelphia 76ers star is one of the most impactful defenders in today’s game and the kind of up-tempo playmaker who can inject life into any team’s sluggish offense. Even with his..." January 12

  • Timberwolves Not Interested in Involving Karl-Anthony Towns or Anthony Edwards in Ben Simmons Trade Talks

    Sports Keeda "The NBA trade deadline is only a month away and teams are expected to be active, especially playoff contenders trying to solidify their roster. One of those teams is the Minnesota Timberwolves, currently sitting eighth in the Western Conference Standings. The..." January 11

  • 76ers Should trade Ben Simmons and Matisse Thybulle to Celtics For These Two Players

    Fadeaway World "The Ben Simmons trade saga was expected by many to end before the start of the season. However, Daryl Morey has been steadfast in not accepting subpar offers for the 3-time All-Star, and it's clear that he wants an impact player to pair with Joel Embiid and bolster their contention..." January 11

  • Sixers trying to include Tobias Harris in any Ben Simmons deal

    Yahoo! Sports "Trade season in the NBA is officially upon us with the Feb. 10 trade deadline right around the corner and the Philadelphia 76ers will definitely be in the middle of it all. They have a certain All-Star guard that is desperate to have a change of scenery. When it comes to..." January 11

  • NBA Rumors Binge: A Desperate Ben Simmons Suitor + How Lakers Can Keep Malik Monk

    Bleacher Report "The Atlanta Hawks were one of the great stories of the 2020-21 season, bursting into the playoffs for the first time since 2017. The young squad advanced to Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals where they lost to the eventual NBA champion Milwaukee Bucks. But this season..." January 11

  • Kyle Kuzma Roasts Report of Sixers Trade Package Featuring Ben Simmons and Tobias Harris

    Clutch Points "The Washington Wizards star small forward Kyle Kuzma took to Twitter, reacting to the report of a potential trade involving the Sixers’ Ben Simmons and Tobias Harris. According to Senior NBA writer for The Undefeated, Marc Spears, Philadelphia is taking..." January 11

  • Sixers must target Cam Reddish in potential Ben Simmons trade

    Clutch Points "We are now officially one month away from the 2022 NBA trade deadline. While some teams are still battling health and safety protocols, the rumor mill is likely to begin heating up quickly. As of now, the biggest name on the trade market remains to be Philadelphia 76ers All-Star Ben..." January 10

  • John Collins Is Reportedly ‘Frustrated’ With His Role In Atlanta As Ben Simmons Trade Rumors Swirl

    Uproxx "The Atlanta Hawks entered this season thinking they had the roster necessary to replicate last year’s stunning run to the Eastern Conference Finals and expected to once again be lurking in the top-4 in the East come playoff time. However, midway through the season, the Hawks are 12th in..." January 10

  • Ben Simmons Potential trade target the San Antonio Spurs nails ‘tryout’ against Sixers

    Clutch Points "Friday night, the Philadelphia 76ers took their home floor against a depleted San Antonio Spurs squad. While the Sixers came away with a win in blowout fashion, there was an underlying storyline in this matchup. That being the play of Spurs’ point guard Dejounte..." January 08

  • Proposed Trade Sends Lakers Disgruntled Ben Simmons

    Heavy "After the worst slump of the season that saw the Los Angeles Lakers lose five straight games, the team is starting to get back into rhythm. They’re currently on a season-long four-game win streak and had one of their most impressive performances of the season on Friday against..." January 08

  • Two reasons Sixers should not trade Ben Simmons ahead of trade deadline

    Clutch Points "The February 10th trade deadline is rapidly approaching, and all eyes remain on the Philadelphia 76ers. After a months-long saga that has resulted in the former No. 1 pick suiting up in zero games this season, Daryl Morey is reaching his crossroads. Philadelphia can either trade Simmons..." January 08

  • 3 best trade offers Hawks must make for disgruntled Ben Simmons

    Clutch Points "Ben Simmons has not been all over the news anymore for the past few weeks, but he has still not suited up for a single second for the Philadelphia 76ers this season. It is still an empty roster spot for the 76ers who could use any sort of help to still continually develop..." January 08

  • Sixers’ Main Goal in Ben Simmons Trade Will Shock You

    Clutch Points "With the trade deadline just a month away, Ben Simmons’ future with the Philadelphia 76ers has been put into the spotlight once again. There hasn’t been much progress in terms of trading him, but the Sixers might be the one to blame for that. According to..." January 07

  • Hawks Emerging as Dark-Horse Ben Simmons Trade Suitor

    Clutch Points "In last season’s playoffs, Ben Simmons all but sunk his trade value and his future with the Philadelphia 76ers in a series loss to the Atlanta Hawks. Simmons’ absence has adversely affected the Sixers this season but they are still well above the Hawks in..." January 07

  • Potential suitors frustrated 76ers won't lower asking price for Ben Simmons?

    It's Game 7 "The Philadelphia 76ers have been trying to trade disgruntled star Ben Simmons since the end of last season. Unfortunately, despite all parties involved desperately seeking a change, a trade has yet to materialize. The Sixers have made their asking price for..." January 07