Ben Simmons’ Agent Claims 76ers Are Making His Mental Health Worse

Ben Simmons has yet to suit up for a 76ers game this season because — after a trade request and a holdout to start training camp — he is not mentally ready to play, he has told the team. After that, the 76ers gave Simmons space for a while but recently pressed him again to see a team-recommended mental health professional, resumed fining him, and asked him to give them some idea when he might return to the court.”

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