Ben Simmons can be NBA great after stellar year with Philadelphia 76ers, if he can learn to shoot

Ben Simmons can be NBA great after stellar year with Philadelphia 76ers, if he can learn to shoot

By Mark Douglass Posted May 10, 2018 12:54:59 Photo: Australian Ben Simmons has enjoyed a remarkably rookie season in the NBA with Philadelphia 76ers. (Reuters/USA TODAY: Bill Streicher) Related Story: Ben Simmons is finally looking like a rookie as his team prepares to exit the NBA playoffs Related Story: Bogut …

Ben Simmons finally looks like a rookie as Philadelphia 76ers prepare to exit the NBA playoffs

Ben Simmons finally looks like a rookie as Philadelphia 76ers prepare to exit the NBA playoffs

Updated May 06, 2018 13:51:44 Photo: Al Horford (left) started game three defending Ben Simmons, but the Celtics threw a bunch of players at him. (AP: Matt Slocum) Ben Simmons’ rookie-of-the-year campaign has been hit with claims he is not a true rookie after being drafted in 2016 and sitting …

Ben Simmons posts landmark triple-double as Philadelphia 76ers edge Miami Heat in NBA playoffs

Ben Simmons posts landmark triple-double as Philadelphia 76ers edge Miami Heat in NBA playoffs

Posted April 22, 2018 11:15:22 Photo: Ben Simmons (R) almost had a quadruple-double, but settled for a landmark triple-double against the Heat. (AP: Joe Skipper) Ben Simmons has netted a triple-double consisting of 17 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists to carry the Philadelphia 76ers past the Miami Heat 106-102 …

Ben Simmons, Philadelphia 76ers v Miami Heat, NBA finals, Chris Anstey

Ben Simmons, Philadelphia 76ers v Miami Heat, NBA finals, Chris Anstey

AUSSIE basketball legend Chris Anstey says Ben Simmons’ Philadelphia 76ers are good enough to win a “fairytale” NBA title. The former Dallas Maverick and Chicago Bull says the Sixers, who go into Game 2 of today’s Eastern Conference first-round match up with the Miami Heat with a 1-0 series lead, …

LeBron James calls Aussie Ben Simmons the heir to his throne in glowing post

LeBron James calls Aussie Ben Simmons the heir to his throne in glowing post

Updated March 03, 2018 13:07:27 Photo: James reaffirmed his belief that Simmons is destined for greatness. (Facebook: LeBron James) Related Story: The push to make Ben Simmons an All Star has now reached Parliament Related Story: Ben Simmons on the NBA limelight, Donald Trump and Olympic gold NBA superstar LeBron …