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Philadelphia 76ers select former LSU forward Ben Simmons in NBA draft

It looks like former LSU forward Ben Simmons is moving to Philadelphia.

As the first No. 1 pick in the NBA draft from LSU since 1992, Simmons was selected by the 76ers last night, The Associated Press reports.

“I’m happy that the Sixers chose me,” Simmons said at Barclays Center in New York, according to The Associated Press. “It’s a great city and I’m looking forward to getting to Philly.”



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