Ben Simmons who joined the Philadelphia 76ers in the 2016 NBA draft has had a big career leap at the Wells Fargo Center till recently. Now, speculations around the player’s trade to the Toronto Raptors is the talk of the town. With the news still in the air, the trade is said to demand huge from the Raptors including Kyle Lowry, Fred VanVleet, OG Anunoby, and the fourth overall pick in the upcoming draft for the 25-year-old point guard.
With the priority of Joel Embiid in place, Ben Simmons who was once the choice of the Sixers over Giannis Antetokounmpo may leave the team for good. Being 3x All-Star, 2x All-Defensive player, and one of the best young players in basketball, the trade for Ben is not going to be cheap. The Toronto Raptors clinging on to just Pascal Siakam may need Simmons but the talks are not easy with the 76ers.