Ben Simmons

Apr 15, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons (25) reacts to the crowd after a score against the Brooklyn Nets during the first quarter in game two of the first round of the 2019 NBA Playoffs at Wells Fargo Center.
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Dave Uram
March 30, 2020 - 9:36 am
On Friday, 76ers All-Star Ben Simmons started The Philly Pledge, a website that makes it very simple to find nonprofits that are aiding the Philadelphia region during the coronavirus crisis. Read more here.
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Philadelphia 76ers forward Tobias Harris, left, shoots over Sacramento Kings forward Harry Giles III during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Thursday, March 5, 2020.
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AP News
March 06, 2020 - 10:21 am
Philadelphia ended its nine-game road losing streak while continuing to play without Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons. The Sixers, who were also without Josh Richardson, never trailed and took a 16-point lead into the fourth quarter before hanging on for their first road win since Jan. 20 at Brooklyn...
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Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid
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Dave Uram
March 03, 2020 - 10:58 am
A synchronized offense has definitely been an issue with the 76ers’ uniquely constructed roster, while Embiid and Simmons remain out of the game. Amid criticism, Brett Brown still believes the two can lead his team to victory. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Flyers right wing Nicolas Aube-Kubel (62) celebrates a goal with teammates against the San Jose Sharks at Wells Fargo Center.
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Dave Uram
March 02, 2020 - 9:21 am
If you had asked Philadelphia sports fans in October which winter team had the best chance for a parade in 2020, I’d be shocked if many would have said the Flyers. The 76ers were expected to be one of the top two teams in the East, and the Flyers were stuck in mediocrity. Fast-forward to present...
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Los Angeles Clippers forward Kawhi Leonard, left, shoots as Philadelphia 76ers forward Al Horford defends during the second half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, March 1, 2020, in Los Angeles. The Clippers won 136-130.
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AP News
March 02, 2020 - 6:31 am
Doc Rivers was thankful to have his full roster against the Philadelphia 76ers. Otherwise, he didn't think his Los Angeles Clippers would be able to prevail in a game that turned out to be a track meet. The Clippers had four players score at least 24 points for only the second time in franchise...
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Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid (21) and guard Ben Simmons (25) during a free throw against the Atlanta Hawks in the second quarter at State Farm Arena.
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Dave Uram
February 28, 2020 - 9:45 am
The good news from the Sixers going into the weekend is it sounds like Joel Embiid could be out for just a short time, and that’s very important as the postseason is just over a month and a half away. Read more here.
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Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid (21) stares back at the court after diving out of bounds into the 76ers bench during the first half against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse.
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Dave Uram
February 27, 2020 - 11:11 am
The Sixers' 108-94 loss at the Cleveland Cavaliers was a punch in the gut for a team fighting for better playoff positioning — and for its fans, who loyally follow an often frustrating product. But this was so much more than simply another defeat. Read more here.
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Philadelphia 76ers' Al Horford, left, and Cleveland Cavaliers' Kevin Porter Jr. battle for a loose ball in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020, in Cleveland.
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AP News
February 27, 2020 - 8:20 am
The Philadelphia 76ers suddenly have a lot more to worry about than their poor road record or playoff seeding. Their star players are getting hurt. Read more here.
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Los Angeles Clippers' Kawhi Leonard, left, drives past Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, in Philadelphia.
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AP News
February 12, 2020 - 8:50 am
Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid kept the Philadelphia 76ers close until Josh Richardson took over. Richardson scored 17 of his 21 points in the fourth quarter, helping the Sixers beat the Los Angeles Clippers 110-103 on Tuesday night. Read more here.
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Miami Heat forward Jimmy Butler (22) drives to the basket as Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons (25) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Feb. 3, 2020, in Miami.
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AP News
February 04, 2020 - 9:56 am
Jimmy Butler shook off the notion that a game against his former team should carry extra significance. The win was all that mattered. Butler scored a season-high 38 points before getting the fourth quarter off, and the Miami Heat scored a franchise-record 81 points in the second half to beat the...
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