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No. 1 pick Simmons says no timetable on 76ers return

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – No. 1 overall draft pick Ben Simmons says there is no timetable for his return from a broken bone in his right foot. Simmons attended the Philadelphia 76ers’ season opener on Wednesday in street clothes and says he’s taking his time in the rehabilitation process. Simmons was set to watch the game against Oklahoma City from the…

76ers’ Ben Simmons breaks bone in right foot

GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) – No. 1 overall pick Ben Simmons broke a bone in his right foot Friday during the Philadelphia 76ers’ final training camp scrimmage at Stockton University. The team said Simmons fractured the fifth metatarsal bone. It was unclear who long he will be sidelined. The Australian forward played at LSU last season. He missed time early…

Philly Takes Ben Simmons First Overall in the NBA Draft

NEW YORK (AP) – The Latest from the NBA draft at Barclays Center in New York.(all times local): 1 a.m. There were a lot of trades, a lot of bow ties, and a whole lot of international players. And there was even a shoutout to JCPenney, which isn’t exactly an annual occurrence. With that, the NBA draft is complete for…