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Why is it so difficult for Ben Simmons to return to the Philadelphia 76ers?

The divorce of Ben Simmons and the Philadelphia 76ers has been one of the most intriguing tales in the NBA this season. Despite this, the squad has managed to post a decent 22-16 record, good for fifth place in the Eastern Conference.

Simmons’ connection with management is damaged, he refuses to play under coach Doc Rivers, and he has issues with his teammates, particularly the team’s star, Joel Embiid, at this point in the calendar, it is safe to conclude that he will never be uniform with the team.

A transfer of Simmons was studied by the organization’s president, Daryl Morey, but the goal was tough due to his $ 33 million salary, according to Spotrac.

According to a report by journalist Marc Stein, teams interested in the Australian point guard, who was just signed by the Atlanta Hawks, have generated stories throughout the calendar year. The trade, however, necessitates the participation of club point guard Trae Young, who serves as the franchise’s face. Also, no third party has expressed an interest in joining the operation so far.

Simmons believes that wearing the Sixers’ uniform is not an option because Rivers and Embiid publically blamed him for his performance in the previous playoffs. As a result, Simmons will not be able to rejoin the 76ers in the future.

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