The Sacramento Kings are going through yet another transition after firing coach Luke Walton on Sunday.
Philadelphia has remained patient on the Simmons trade front. The Kings were rumored to be involved for Simmons over the summer, but they were hesitant to give up young guards De’Aaron Fox and Tyrese Haliburton. Jake Fischer of Bleacher Report states:
And despite strong preseason chatter that a slow start in Sacramento could lead to a potential Ben Simmons trade with Philadelphia, there remains no significant current discussion between the Sixers and Kings.