Ben Simmons

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Ben

Simmons

HEIGHT

6 ft10 in

/ 2.08m

WEIGHT

230 lbs

/ 104.3kg

LATEST VIDEOS

SIXERS TEAM PREVIEW simmons and fultz shot improvement

As Markelle Fultz and Ben Simmons have been working on their outside shooting over the summer, Isiah and Kevin discuss if their jump shots will improve for next season.

2018 19 76ers FTR SIXERS BEST OF MEDIA DAY SOUND

Hear the best soundbites from the Philadelphia Sixers Media Day as they prepare for the 2018-19 NBA season.

2018 19 76ers media day ben simmons interview

Philadelphia 76ers small forward Ben Simmons sits down to talk with Jared Greenberg about his expectations for the coming season.

2018 19 FORECAST more three pt fg - ben or markelle?

Isiah and Steve make their case for who will make more three-point field goals this season between Markelle Fultz and Ben Simmons.

Ben simmons ranks at #8 on the #Fantasy100

GreggSussman from @FNTSYSportsNet talks about the 2017-18 NBA Rookie of the Year, and how effective he was for the @sixers, posting 3413.3 #NBAFantasy points.

20180919 Ben Simmons Best Moments from Rookie Season

Relive some of the best moments from 2017-18 Rookie of the Year Ben Simmons!

20180918 gametime sophomore player outlook

The GameTime crew share their thoughts on which of last year's rookies will make a big leap in their sophomore season.

Ben Simmons Official 2017-18 NBA Season Mixtape

Check out Ben Simmons' Official 2017-18 NBA Season Mixtape!

Ben Simmons Top 10 Plays 2017-18 Season

Relive the best moments from Ben Simmons 2017-18 rookie season!

Ben Simmons Best Assists 2017-18 Season

Check out the best dimes and deliveries from Sixers rookie Ben Simmons' 2017-18 campaign.

20180803 PHILADELPHIA 76ERS SEASON TOP 10

Be sure to check out the top 10 plays of the season!

1521800057 PHI PHX SL SIMMONS INTV

2018 NBA Rookie of the Year and Philadelphia 76er, Ben Simmons discuss his rookie season in Philadelphia and the upcoming season.

2018 Kia Rookie of the Year Ben Simmons

See why the Sixers' Ben Simmons won the 2018 Kia Rookie of the Year.

2018 NBA Awards Show Kia Rookie of the Year

Sixers' Ben Simmons wins the award for Kia NBA Rookie of the Year.

20180522 Gametime Analyzing The All-Rookie Team

David Griffin and Isiah Thomas take a look at the impressive five rookies that have made the All-Rookie team for the 2017-18 NBA Season.

20180522 NBA ALL-ROOKIE FIRST TEAM

Donovan Mitchell, Ben Simmons, Kyle Kuzma, Lauri Markkanen and Jayson Tatum were selected to the 2017-18 NBA All-Rookie First Team.

2018 Kia Rookie of the Year Nominee's

Check out the three finalists for the 2018 Kia Rookie of the Year.

Joel Embiid & Ben Simmons Best Plays | 2018 NBA Playoffs

Check out Joel Embiid & Ben Simmons best plays from the 2018 NBA Playoffs.

20180509 phi bos game 5 turning point

The Boston Celtics are moving on to the Eastern Conference Finals to face the Cleveland Cavaliers.

20180509 top 5 nba

Get ready for Wednesday's top five plays.


PLAYER BIO

Professional History

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:
Selected by the Philadelphia 76ers in the first round (1st overall pick) in the 2016 NBA Draft.

PERSONAL:
Son of Dave and Julie...Born in Melbourne, Australia...Moved to the United States in 2013 to attend Montverde Academy in Florida...Sister Emily is a former member of the Washington State rowing team.

College History

COLLEGE:
2015-16 Season: Simmons appeared in 33 games as a first-year member of the LSU Tigers...Shot .560 from the field...Collected 388 total rebounds...Best game of the season came when he scored 43 points against North Florida (12/2)...Scored at least 20 points 18 different times...Led the SEC in defensive rebounds (285), as well as total rebounds...led SEC in 2-point fgs...First-team consensus All-American...USBWA Freshman of the Year.


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