There’s been no scarcity of Ben Simmons rumors for the reason that begin of the offseason, however a brand new group has appeared as a possible suitor for the Philadelphia 76ers’ star ahead.
In response to SNY’s Ian Begley, the Indiana Pacers and 76ers have reportedly mentioned a commerce involving Caris LeVert—a participant many in and across the league consider to have All-Star potential—and Simmons.
Nevertheless, the Pacers aren’t the only team who have reported interest in Simmons, with the Portland Path Blazers, Minnesota Timberwolves, Los Angles Clippers, and extra rumored to be engaged with Philadelphia as effectively.
LeVert is a current addition for Indiana, getting despatched that manner from the Brooklyn Nets following the multi-team commerce that despatched James Harden to the Brooklyn Nets and Victor Oladipo to the Houston Rockets.
Final season, LeVert missed time after a medical with the group found that he had a cancerous mass on his kidney that wanted surgical procedure. Following the surgical procedure, LeVert managed to play in 35 video games for Indiana with averages of 20.7 factors, 4.9 rebounds and 4.6 assists per sport.
Simmons himself had a powerful common season in Philadelphia, being named to his third All-Star sport whereas averaging 14.3 factors, 6.9 assists and seven.2 rebounds per sport.
Till he’s traded, Simmons is refusing to play for the 76ers and was not current for the group’s opening preseason sport on Monday evening.