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Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons admit they were too ‘relaxed’ in loss to Wizards

Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons admit they were too ‘relaxed’ in loss to Wizards

The Philadelphia 76ers found themselves playing catch-up early against the Washington Wizards on Thursday night, something that cost them the game as they took a 119-113 loss, their seventh loss on the road. The star duo of Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons admitted the Sixers “relaxed” too much against a beatable opponent, which ultimately spelled […] The post Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons admit they were too ‘relaxed’ in loss to Wizards appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Dec 5, 2019
Wizards coach Scott Brooks sees similarities between Sixers’ Ben Simmons and Lakers’ LeBron James

Wizards coach Scott Brooks sees similarities between Sixers’ Ben Simmons and Lakers’ LeBron James

Ben Simmons of the Sixers and LeBron James of the Lakers are both represented by Klutch Sports agent Rich Paul. They both have tremendous size for players that handle the ball so much, and they are two of the more unique players in the NBA because of their skill sets and athleticism. Washington Wizards head […] The post Wizards coach Scott Brooks sees similarities between Sixers’ Ben Simmons and Lakers’ LeBron James appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Dec 5, 2019
Philadelphia 76ers: 3 biggest early-season weaknesses that must be fixed

Philadelphia 76ers: 3 biggest early-season weaknesses that must be fixed

The Philadelphia 76ers entered the 2019-20 NBA season as one of the favorites in the Eastern Conference. Having just re-signed Tobias Harris this summer while also locking up Ben Simmons to an extension, the Sixers were primed to improve on a year when they came within a game of the Conference Finals. The Sixers are […] The post Philadelphia 76ers: 3 biggest early-season weaknesses that must be fixed appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Nov 30, 2019
Video: Ben Simmons’ 3-straight clutch steals keep Sixers undefeated at home

Video: Ben Simmons’ 3-straight clutch steals keep Sixers undefeated at home

The Philadelphia 76ers remain undefeated at home after winning over the Indiana Pacers, 119-116. The Sixers have plenty to thank Ben Simmons for as the 2016 top overall pick stole the ball away from Indiana on its final three possessions. Ben & Tobias! (via @NBA)pic.twitter.com/XWWnLeiuC7 — Dime (@DimeUPROXX) December 1, 2019 Benjamin. Simmons. Big time […] The post Video: Ben Simmons’ 3-straight clutch steals keep Sixers undefeated at home appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Nov 29, 2019
VIDEO: Knicks’ Taj Gibson embarrasses Ben Simmons with one-handed poster

VIDEO: Knicks’ Taj Gibson embarrasses Ben Simmons with one-handed poster

New York Knicks power forward Taj Gibson took his frustrations out on the rim early in first quarter of Friday’s game against the Philadelphia 76ers, posterizing Sixers star Ben Simmons in the process. The poster came after Knicks rookie RJ Barrett found Gibson wide open in the post — a situation the 34-year-old veteran took […] The post VIDEO: Knicks’ Taj Gibson embarrasses Ben Simmons with one-handed poster appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Nov 28, 2019
Sixers’ Ben Simmons speaks out on Joel Embiid’s big performance vs. Kings

Sixers’ Ben Simmons speaks out on Joel Embiid’s big performance vs. Kings

Philadelphia 76ers superstar big man Joel Embiid bounced back in a big way on Wednesday, as he led his side to a 97-91 victory against the Sacramento Kings. Following the victory, Sixers guard/forward Ben Simmons shared his thoughts on his teammate’s huge performance, saying that he absolutely loved how dominant Embiid was throughout the evening. […] The post Sixers’ Ben Simmons speaks out on Joel Embiid’s big performance vs. Kings appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Nov 27, 2019
Sixers’ Brett Brown admits he would like Ben Simmons to shoot more jumpers

Sixers’ Brett Brown admits he would like Ben Simmons to shoot more jumpers

Philadelphia 76ers star Ben Simmons has been an NBA star ever since he entered the league. At 6-foot-9 with elite inside scoring and top tier passing skills, the 76er is one of the most versatile players in the NBA. With that being said, Simmons’ biggest weakness has always been his jump shot. When he moves […] The post Sixers’ Brett Brown admits he would like Ben Simmons to shoot more jumpers appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Nov 26, 2019
Sixers’ Brett Brown ‘hopeful’ Ben Simmons is available for 2020 Olympics

Sixers’ Brett Brown ‘hopeful’ Ben Simmons is available for 2020 Olympics

The Australian men’s national team named Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown their own coach with the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, on the horizon. The move coincides with Brown’s “hope” that star point-forward Ben Simmons, an Australian native, will be available for next summer’s Olympics across the Pacific. Per Niall Seewang in ESPN: […] The post Sixers’ Brett Brown ‘hopeful’ Ben Simmons is available for 2020 Olympics appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Nov 25, 2019
Aussie commentators roast Sixers’ Ben Simmons for getting Boomers coach sacked

Aussie commentators roast Sixers’ Ben Simmons for getting Boomers coach sacked

Did Philadelphia 76ers star Ben Simmons really had a hand in the firing of Australian Boomers head coach Andrej Lemanis? A panel of Australian commentators certainly thinks so, after news broke that Sixers head coach Brett Brown will be taking over the coaching reigns Down Under in the  2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. Panelists from OffSiders […] The post Aussie commentators roast Sixers’ Ben Simmons for getting Boomers coach sacked appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Hoops Habit Nov 24, 2019

Philadelphia 76ers: Why isn’t Ben Simmons appreciated enough?

The Philadelphia 76ers have a budding superstar on their hands, but he’s unfairly maligned for one very specific reason. Ben Simmons is a ridiculous talent. At 6’10”, 240 pounds with elite athleticism, his physical gifts alone could get him an NBA job. Add in the basketball skills, and you have a star on your hands. […] Philadelphia 76ers: Why isn’t Ben Simmons appreciated enough? - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
ClutchPoints Nov 22, 2019
Sixers’ Al Horford reacts to Ben Simmons making his first 3-pointer

Sixers’ Al Horford reacts to Ben Simmons making his first 3-pointer

Ben Simmons made his first career 3-pointer on Wednesday against the New York Knicks, garnering an NBA-wide ovation after going 0-for-17 in his previous attempts in the last two seasons. Teammate Al Horford, hype aside, looked at the potential of having another capable shooter on the floor could open up for his Philadelphia 76ers: “I […] The post Sixers’ Al Horford reacts to Ben Simmons making his first 3-pointer appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Nov 21, 2019
Sixers’ Ben Simmons’ 2K rating for 3-pointers went up to 47 after hitting his first career triple

Sixers’ Ben Simmons’ 2K rating for 3-pointers went up to 47 after hitting his first career triple

The NBA 2K video games aims to get as realistic as it gets, coming up with timely updates based on players’ improving or declining performance. Don’t be surprised if your 2K opponents can now hit threes using Ben Simmons of the Philadelphia 76ers. The Sixers point forward recently got a boost on his numbers, after […] The post Sixers’ Ben Simmons’ 2K rating for 3-pointers went up to 47 after hitting his first career triple appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Nov 21, 2019
Ben Simmons claims Philadelphia’s chemistry is better than last season

Ben Simmons claims Philadelphia’s chemistry is better than last season

The Sixers were a solid team last season, posting a 51-31 record but losing to the Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference Semifinals. The team’s chemistry was good, but Ben Simmons believes it’s even better in this campaign. “Definitely,” Simmons told ESPN. “The chemistry is much better. Guys are giving up their time to bond.” […] The post Ben Simmons claims Philadelphia’s chemistry is better than last season appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Nov 21, 2019
Sixers’ Brett Brown, Joel Embiid react to Ben Simmons’ making his first career 3-pointer

Sixers’ Brett Brown, Joel Embiid react to Ben Simmons’ making his first career 3-pointer

The heavens opened up on Wednesday night for Philadelphia 76ers star Ben Simmons, as the All-Star guard made his first ever 3-pointer in his NBA career. The 23-year-old’s acumen from distance — or lack thereof — has long been identified as his Achilles heel, so Simmons’ historic make from downtown is certainly a cause for […] The post Sixers’ Brett Brown, Joel Embiid react to Ben Simmons’ making his first career 3-pointer appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Nov 20, 2019
Sixers star Ben Simmons looking forward to play for Brett Brown in the Olympics

Sixers star Ben Simmons looking forward to play for Brett Brown in the Olympics

Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown is set to coach the Australian national team in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Sixers star Ben Simmons, who claims that he has known Brown all his life, is looking forward to playing for him again. “I’m excited. I’m looking forward to it. He’s coaching me now, so we have […] The post Sixers star Ben Simmons looking forward to play for Brett Brown in the Olympics appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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    Ben Simmons

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    Tobias Harris

    Joel Embiid, Tobias Harris, Brett Brown clueless as to why Sixers struggle on the road

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    Josh Richardson

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  • Furkan Korkmaz

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  • Raul Neto

    Raul Neto as backup point guard the only choice for Philadelphia 76ers

  • Matisse Thybulle

    Brett Brown, Matisse Thybulle credits the Sixers crowd for undefeated home record

  • Shake Milton

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