While the team should explore their options, Simmons should be keeping tabs on teams he would like to be on as well.
Must Read: Howard should return as a third string center 5 teams Simmons should want to be traded to: Houston Rockets
The Houston Rockets are in the middle rebuild and if Simmons wants to be on a team that has no pressure to win then the Rockets are an ideal team. Below is a potential trade to help Simmons land on the Rockets.
76ers Get PG, Kemba Walker SG, Kevin Porter Jr. 23 pick, via Portland 2021 24 pick, via Milwaukee Rockets Get PG, Ben Simmons Thunder Get PG, John Wall 2023 first round pick, via Milwaukee
The Rockets alone wouldn’t have enough to get a plausible deal done, so bring in the Thunder allows Houston to offload Wall’s contract.