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NBA Rumors: The way for Ben Simmons to end up in Minnesota

Ben Simmons starred in the most mediatic transfer of this 2021/22 NBA season after being sent to Brooklyn Nets, from the Philadelphia 76


starred in the most mediatic transfer of this 2021/22 NBA season after being sent to , from the Philadelphia 76ers, in exchange for James Harden. However, the muscular problems in his back have not allowed him to make his debut with a team that needed him for the first round of the Playoffs against the Boston Celtics.

The internal crisis of the Nets after the 4-0 elimination against the Celtics, advanced by the , has led different media to consider the possibility of seeing a Simmons transfer again this summer, and that the Australian player does not arrive to debut with the New Yorkers jersey. The interested, (as it was before he left for Brooklyn).

From the NBA Analysis Network, different scenarios have been considered that could also help the T-Wolves redirect their construction towards a champion team. Here are the three possible ways for Ben Simmons to end up in Minnesota and the Nets to get that championship team they’ve been looking for for seasons:

D’Angelo Russell’s Homecoming

  • Minnesota Timberwolves receive: Ben Simmons.
  • Brooklyn Nets receive: D’Angelo Russell.

Three-way with the Kings

  • Minnesota Timberwolves receive: Ben Simmons.
  • Brooklyn Nets get: Harrison Barnes and Malik Beasley.
  • Sacramento Kings receive: D’Angel Russell

The most ambitious option for the New York franchise

  • Minnesota Timberwolves receive: Ben Simmons.
  • Brooklyn Nets receive: Bradley Beal.
  • Washington Wizards receive: D’Angelo Russell, 2023 First Round Draft out of Minnesota, 2023 First Round Draft out of Brooklyn, 2025 Top-10 Protected First Round Draft (Minnesota).