EHe, who is already one of the soap operas of the summer, is still far from being solved. The relationship between Ben Simmons and the Sixers It seems irreconcilable, much more after the last news in which the player has already communicated to his team that he does not want to continue there.
At a meeting in Los Angeles last week, Simmons made it clear to the managing partner of the franchise, Josh Harris, to the president of operations Daryl Morey, to the general manager Elton Brand and to the coach Doc Rivers who does not want to remain a ‘sixer’.
According to the same sources that speak of that summit meeting in LA, the base He also threatened his bosses not to show up to the training campus of the team, at the end of September, forcing the franchise to a solution via transfer.
Simmons, the subject of numerous rumors this season, has clearly issued an ultimtum to his team, which will now have to undertake a complicated handover operation if it does not redirect the situation.
The landscape of possibilities for Simons is very wide because, despite the criticism he has received in recent seasons, his poster is very good in the League and there are many who will be delighted with his services.
However, there is a bunch of equipment that have emerged as favorites to be able to undertake the operation as the Portland Trail Blazers (change for CJ McCollum), Sacramento Kings (which they could offer to Buddy Hield, Marvin Bagley III), and the Golden State Warriors (featuring Andrew Wiggins, Moses Moody, Jonathan Kuminga). Also the Minnesota Timberwolves They want the Australian guard and Karl-Anthony Towns himself has already expressed his enthusiasm for playing with him.