3 Crazy Ben Simmons Trades That May Actually Make Sense

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The Philadelphia 76ers continue to discuss trade offers revolving around NBA All-Star Ben Simmons every day. Still, with training camp right around the corner, the 76ers are running out of time to decide on Simmons’ future.

There seem to be a handful of teams interested in Simmons right now, and according to ESPN’s Brian Windhorst, there are “four to five” teams all making offers for him every single day, including one unnamed team having “a lot of interest” in Simmons. 

This should not be a total surprise like the Minnesota Timberwolves, Portland Trail Blazers, Sacramento Kings, Spurs, Cleveland Cavaliers, and Toronto Raptors have all been mentioned as possible landing spots for Ben Simmons over the last few weeks. Still, it is a little surprising to see that the 76ers have not progressed on trade talks at all. 

Getting an All-Star in return for Simmons has always been the mentality of the 76ers’ front-office, but at this point, they probably are not going to receive this kind of value.

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Hardly any All-Star-like talent is on the trade block right now, and both Bradley Beal and Damian Lillard, two guys the Sixers love the idea of adding, are not available via trade, so what will Philadelphia do?

They could look to mend their relationship with Ben Simmons to begin the season, in hopes of trading him around the trade deadline with his value possibly increasing. Still, at the same time, Simmons does not appear to want to remain in Philadelphia and has wanted out for several weeks now. 

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Everything that has happened for the 76ers this offseason has been a complete mess, but who knows, maybe they will get the offer they want for the two-way star within the coming hours!

We really do not know what to expect from a Ben Simmons trade anymore, so let’s mix things up and take a look at three insane trades that may actually make some sense. 

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