While Simmons is clearly a talented player and an All-Star, his flaws continued to get exposed in the postseason. “They’re all in on the organization, the relationship Doc has with the players is extremely strong, and his staff as well. I believe and we would expect for the players to be willing to do whatever is necessary.”
If he does not improve, the question arises whether Simmons can be a point guard with his offensive shortcomings.
“Frankly, a lot of Doc wanting to play Maxey I think was really more Maxey related that we were seeing in practice what he was able to do,” Morey continued.
However, Morey believes they have that type of player on the roster;
“I guess I’m challenging the notion that we don’t have that,” he finished.