Ben Simmons hasn’t shown face around the Sixers’ practice facility since the team dropped Game 7 against the Atlanta Hawks in the second round of the playoffs. As the Sixers tipped off against Brooklyn on Monday, the three-time All-Star showed up to the Wells Fargo Center by surprise and was ready to undergo a COVID-19 test.
After going through his first test, Simmons participated in the next steps to joining the team by showing up to the practice facility on Tuesday to take a physical. “
For the time being, Simmons isn’t permitted to join the Sixers.