FantasySP / NBA / Ben Simmons https://www.fantasysp.com/nba_player_news/Ben_Simmons/ FantasySP / NBA / Ben Simmons Copyright 2017 4790538 <![CDATA[Sielski: Sixers should sit Simmons for rest of season]]> Ben Simmons and make sure he stays tied to the bench with his feet atop those pillows. Stuff him in an 8-foot-tall cardboard box, line it with bubble wrap, and pour Styrofoam peanuts into it to make sure his surroundings are cushioning his right foot - and the rest of his body, for that matter - and keeping him safe.]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4790538/sielski-sixers-should-sit-simmons-for-rest-of-season 4790538 Thu, 16 Feb 2017 20:24:01 EDT philly.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4790538/sielski-sixers-should-sit-simmons-for-rest-of-season <![CDATA[Report: Ben Simmons' foot might not be fully healed, exam next week]]> Ben Simmons' fractured foot might not yet be fully healed, and his next CT scan is scheduled for Feb. 23.According to Keith Pompey]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4790525/report-ben-simmons-foot-might-not-be-fully-healed-exam-next-week 4790525 Thu, 16 Feb 2017 20:06:02 EDT CSN Philly https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4790525/report-ben-simmons-foot-might-not-be-fully-healed-exam-next-week <![CDATA[Ben Simmons (foot) is scheduled to have another CT scan on Feb.]]> Ben Simmons (foot) is scheduled to have another CT scan on Feb. 23. According to the 76ers, they will continue to monitor his recovery and are "employing a conservative and thoughtful approach" on his rehab. [...]]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4790435/ben-simmons-foot-is-scheduled-to-have-another-ct-scan-on-feb 4790435 Thu, 16 Feb 2017 18:42:16 EDT rotoworld.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4790435/ben-simmons-foot-is-scheduled-to-have-another-ct-scan-on-feb <![CDATA[A foot scan for Ben Simmons (foot) on Jan. 23 showed that his]]> Ben Simmons (foot) on Jan. 23 showed that his foot was not fully healed, according to Keith Pompey of the Philadelphia Inquirer. "The first overall pick in last summer’s draft is scheduled to visit the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York as early as Monday to determine if his right foot is fully healed," according to the report. [...]]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4790374/a-foot-scan-for-ben-simmons-foot-on-jan-23-showed-that-his 4790374 Thu, 16 Feb 2017 17:30:09 EDT rotoworld.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4790374/a-foot-scan-for-ben-simmons-foot-on-jan-23-showed-that-his <![CDATA[Why hasn't Ben Simmons played for Sixers? His foot may not be fully healed]]> Ben Simmons hasn't played yet for the 76ers.The first overall pick in last summer's draft is scheduled to visit the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York as early as Monday to determine if his right foot is fully healed, according to multiple sources.]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4790289/why-hasnt-ben-simmons-played-for-sixers-his-foot-may-not-be-fully-healed 4790289 Thu, 16 Feb 2017 16:12:02 EDT philly.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4790289/why-hasnt-ben-simmons-played-for-sixers-his-foot-may-not-be-fully-healed <![CDATA[76ers' Ben Simmons: Still expected back after All-Star break]]> [...]]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4790272/76ers-ben-simmons-still-expected-back-after-all-star-break 4790272 Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:54:12 EDT CBSSports.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4790272/76ers-ben-simmons-still-expected-back-after-all-star-break <![CDATA[76ers coach Brett Brown said on Wednesday that he expects Ben]]> Ben Simmons (foot) to play at some point this season. "We do expect him to play this year," Brown said. [...]]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4789873/76ers-coach-brett-brown-said-on-wednesday-that-he-expects-ben 4789873 Thu, 16 Feb 2017 10:06:11 EDT rotoworld.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4789873/76ers-coach-brett-brown-said-on-wednesday-that-he-expects-ben <![CDATA[Brett Brown on Ben Simmons: 'We do expect him to play this year']]> Ben Simmons to make his debut in]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4789680/brett-brown-on-ben-simmons-we-do-expect-him-to-play-this-year 4789680 Thu, 16 Feb 2017 1:12:02 EDT CSN Philly https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4789680/brett-brown-on-ben-simmons-we-do-expect-him-to-play-this-year <![CDATA[76ers' Ben Simmons: Chances of debuting this season diminishing]]> [...]]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4788775/76ers-ben-simmons-chances-of-debuting-this-season-diminishing 4788775 Wed, 15 Feb 2017 11:54:10 EDT CBSSports.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4788775/76ers-ben-simmons-chances-of-debuting-this-season-diminishing <![CDATA[The chances of Ben Simmons (foot) taking the court this season]]> Ben Simmons (foot) taking the court this season are dwindling, according to plugged-in 76ers' beat reporter Tom Moore. Brett Brown said that Simmons will need to go through "at least" five 5-on-5 full scrimmages before he's cleared to play, and given that this won't be happening during the break, there's just not much time left in the season for Simmons to put in that kind of work. [...]]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4788668/the-chances-of-ben-simmons-foot-taking-the-court-this-season 4788668 Wed, 15 Feb 2017 9:48:08 EDT rotoworld.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4788668/the-chances-of-ben-simmons-foot-taking-the-court-this-season <![CDATA[Ben Simmons 'moving forward,' but 5-on-5 during All-Star break unlikely]]> Ben Simmons has yet to play five-on-five in his rehab from foot surgery. The Sixers do not plan for him]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4787271/ben-simmons-moving-forward-but-5-on-5-during-all-star-break-unlikely 4787271 Mon, 13 Feb 2017 23:06:01 EDT CSN Philly https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4787271/ben-simmons-moving-forward-but-5-on-5-during-all-star-break-unlikely <![CDATA[Simmons' debut appears unlikely this season]]> Ben Simmons in a 76ers uniform this season are getting slimmer and slimmer.]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4787127/simmons-debut-appears-unlikely-this-season 4787127 Mon, 13 Feb 2017 20:18:01 EDT philly.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4787127/simmons-debut-appears-unlikely-this-season <![CDATA[Ben Simmons debut this season seems less likely]]> Ben Simmons will not play any five-on-five during the All-Star break, which leaves little time for him to be ready to play this season.]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4787058/ben-simmons-debut-this-season-seems-less-likely 4787058 Mon, 13 Feb 2017 18:54:01 EDT philly.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4787058/ben-simmons-debut-this-season-seems-less-likely <![CDATA[76ers coach Brett Brown doesn't think Ben Simmons will play]]> Ben Simmons will play 5-on-5 over the All-Star break. Brown said Simmons is "progressing," but the 76ers are going to keep bringing him along incredibly slowly. [...]]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4787009/76ers-coach-brett-brown-doesnt-think-ben-simmons-will-play 4787009 Mon, 13 Feb 2017 18:06:11 EDT rotoworld.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4787009/76ers-coach-brett-brown-doesnt-think-ben-simmons-will-play <![CDATA[Sixers mired in talks of trades, injuries]]> Joel Embiid, and a potential one in Ben Simmons, the 76ers have a bright future. However the biggest storylines associated with the team has to do with injuries, showcasing players for perspective trades and acquiring lottery picks.]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4784636/sixers-mired-in-talks-of-trades-injuries 4784636 Fri, 10 Feb 2017 20:54:01 EDT philly.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nba/Ben_Simmons/4784636/sixers-mired-in-talks-of-trades-injuries