As Simmons entered the NBA as the No. 1 overall pick in Philadelphia, Simmons had sky-high expectations coming from fans.
Unlike Graham, Simmons didn’t show signs of struggling right off the bat. While Simmons maintained a high level of play over the years, his lack of offensive development created much criticism towards him. While he’s not permitted to join the team just yet, the Sixers are hopeful Simmons is ready to play for them once again when he clears health and safety protocol.