Ben Simmons

Sixers vs. Wizards
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Dave Uram
August 11, 2020 - 11:44 am
The Sixers first five “seeding games” at Disney have been anything but smooth. And, they are anything but a healthy team as they head into the postseason. Monday’s official injury report includes five crucial players. Read more here.
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Trail Blazers vs. Sixers
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Dave Uram
August 10, 2020 - 10:52 am
Headlining the Sixers’ 124-121 loss to the Trail Blazers Sunday, Joel Embiid exited in the first quarter with a left ankle injury. Now, the Sixers will have to make several tough decisions if they want to move forward successfully. Read more here.
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Philadelphia 76ers at Washington Wizards
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Dave Uram
August 06, 2020 - 9:49 am
The 76ers beat the Wizards 107-98 Wednesday night — but Ben Simmons didn’t finish the game because of an injury to his left knee. Read the latest here.
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Ben Simmons of the Philadelphia 76ers speaks during NBA All-Star practice and media day at Wintrust Arena in Chicago, on Feb. 15, 2020.
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Dave Uram
July 17, 2020 - 11:01 am
The sky is truly the limit if jumpers become a regular part of Sixers All-Star Ben Simmons' already-versatile skill set. Read more here.
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Brett Brown
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Dave Uram
July 02, 2020 - 9:22 am
Head coach Brett Brown delivered positive reports about Sixers starters Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons on Wednesday in an hour-long Zoom chat with the media. He said most of the time on group calls with players has been dedicated to ongoing conversations about racial injustice. Read more here.
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Protesters at Dilworth Park
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Dave Uram
June 01, 2020 - 2:17 pm
Professional athletes and the teams they play for say they are disgusted by continued racism in America. Whether making public comments, participing in peaceful protests or posting messages of unity of social media, many from the sports world are calling for change. Read more here.
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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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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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