The hype surrounding former LSU star Ben Simmons has followed him to the NBA.
Taken No. 1 overall in Thursday night’s NBA draft, Simmons is expected to become a superstar with the Philadelphia 76ers. If the MSRP of a basketball bearing his signature is any indication, Simmons is already in some elite company.
— Patrick Ryan (@PRyanTexas) June 24, 2016
Being mentioned in the same sentence as Lebron James is never a bad thing. Now, it’s Simmons’ turn to take the league by storm.