Simmons: ‘I was in a bad spot’ without help from Sixers

Simmons I was in a bad spot without help from

Ben Simmons he said in an interview published Thursday that he just wanted “help” during his time with the Philadelphia 76ers, and that many within the organization were not supportive of him as he struggled with his mental health. “I was in such a bad place that I was like, f—, I’m trying to get … Read more

Mental aspect, priority for the return of Simmons

Mental aspect priority for the return of Simmons

In a meeting Monday between Nets leaders, Ben Simmons and Klutch Sports CEO Rich Paul discussed the physical and mental hurdles that remain in the quest for the All-Star to play again, a discussion that made it clear to participants the need to continue to address the mental side. of that process, sources told ESPN. … Read more

Simmons, cleared to have contact

Simmons cleared to have contact

BOSTON – The shooting guard for the Brooklyn Nets, Ben Simmonswas cleared for contact as he continues to recover from a back injury that has prevented him from playing since he was acquired from the Philadelphia 76ers just before the February trade deadline. Nets head coach Steve Nash ruled Simmons out for Game 2 on … Read more

Durant, Nets prepare for Celtics without Simmons

Durant Nets prepare for Celtics without Simmons

NEW YORK — While speculation about the possible debut of Ben Simmons with the Brooklyn Nets continues to be a topic of conversation within the NBA, the Nets star, Kevin Durantadmitted Thursday that he’s preparing as if Simmons won’t return as the Nets target their Eastern Conference quarterfinal matchup with the Boston Celtics. “I don’t … Read more

Sources: Simmons Files Tort Seeking $20M

Sources Simmons Files Tort Seeking 20M

Brooklyn Nets point guard Ben Simmonsfiled a grievance to contest the nearly $20 million salary the Philadelphia 76ers withheld from him this season, creating a potentially significant matchup, sources told ESPN on Saturday. The complaint, which will now go to arbitration, could have broader implications for the league amid future mental health issues and NBA … Read more

Nets expect Simmons in mid-April

1647693906 Nets expect Simmons in mid April

The star of the Brooklyn Nets, Ben Simmonshas been sidelined with an irritation to the L-4 disc in his lower spine, but there is hope he can return for a “couple” of regular games before the Eastern Conference playoffs, sources told The Associated Press. ESPN on Wednesday. There was an original goal for a Friday … Read more

Nash expects Simmons to play in the regular season

1647390139 Nash expects Simmons to play in the regular season

ORLANDO, Fla. — The Brooklyn Nets still have no idea exactly when Ben Simmons he’ll make his season debut as he continues to deal with a back injury, but coach Steve Nash said after Tuesday’s shootaround that he has “extremely high hopes that we’ll see him in the regular season.” “He’s just getting rehabbed, getting … Read more

Nets: Simmons benched for game in Philadelphia

Nets Simmons benched for game in Philadelphia

CHARLOTTE, NC — While it remains to be seen when the Brooklyn Nets’ newest player will make his season debut as he continues to deal with a back injury, Nets coach Steve Nash said that Ben Simmons he will join his new team in Philadelphia on Wednesday and sit on the bench with them during … Read more

Mills: Simmios minimal contribution, improves Nets

Mills Simmios minimal contribution improves Nets

NEW YORK — As the Brooklyn Nets wait for Ben Simmons to recover from a back problem he’s dealing with as he prepares to play in an NBA game again for the first time in nine months, veteran shooting guard Patty Mills remains convinced that Simmons will be able to help the team as soon … Read more

Silver: NY vaccine mandate for Kyrie makes no sense

1645109709 Silver NY vaccine mandate for Kyrie makes no sense

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said on ESPN’s Get Up that New York City’s vaccination mandate that prevents the Nets point guard, Kyrie Irvingplay in local games “doesn’t make much sense to me”. As a player not vaccinated against COVID-19, Irving is not allowed to play at Barclays Center by mandate. However, a player from a … Read more