This morning, official reports are saying Ben Simmons refuses to report to the Philadelphia 76ers for training camp. Now, it looks like Simmons is trying to force a trade. The fans are blaming his agent, Rich Paul, for this.
To see what’s happened, between Ben Simmons, and the Sixers, is shocking, from where it began. Initially, Simmons was viewed as the savior of the franchise. He was the reason for “The Process,” leading the Sixers into the 2018 playoffs.
Ben Simmons, however, has played below expectations, as Joel Embiid has stepped up as franchise player. Over the summer, there were rumors of Simmons quitting on the Philadelphia 76ers, which were confirmed today. With his refusal to report for training camp, fans are blaming Rich Paul.