It’s official, well sort of! Yesterday afternoon, the Philadelphia Sixers informed LSU freshman Ben Simmons that he will be the first overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft. After four years of misery for Philadelphia basketball fans, Simmons could be the key to turning the Sixers franchise around if he is actually selected.
Inside today’s workout with @BenSimmons25
— Philadelphia 76ers (@Sixers) June 21, 2016
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Although the Sixers have made this announcement, I’m hearing that the Sixers could trade the pick or Simmons on draft night so we will just have to wait and see! The 2016 NBA Draft takes place tomorrow night at 7pm. Stay tuned to HHS1987 for your night draft updates. Follow @eldorado2452 on Twitter and Instagram for all your sports news.
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