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Ben Simmons (back) exits game against Magic, won't return

Philadelphia Sixers point forward Ben Simmons left Saturday’s game against the Orlando Magic with back tightness.

The Sixers, who are playing their third game of the short season, announced he is out for the game. Simmons played seven minutes and finished with four points and four assists.

The reigning Kia Rookie of The Year is coming off a triple-double performance during Thursday’s win over the Chicago Bulls.