Why the Philadelphia 76ers MIGHT FAIL With Ben Simmons


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  • Yung Mustard
    Yung Mustard   5 months back

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    • clehooda northside
      clehooda northside  5 months back

      Yung Mustard dude he don’t need a shooter to be great period

    • ShooterRex
      ShooterRex  5 months back

      Yung Mustard ur intro ass please change it

  • Brandon
    Brandon  2 months back

    Nice video . NBA Defenses guard Ben Simmons different because of his lack of a jump shot .

    • John Doe
      John Doe  3 months back

      Ben simmons without a jump shot is dirt, a piece of subhuman shit.

      • John Doe
        John Doe  3 months back

        100% agree simmons should be traded for a better player such as Bradley beal cj McCollum DLO or any other perimeter scoring stars then this team would be a championship beast. Ben simmons value will fall off the face of a cliff when the basketball world realizes that hes not interested in getting any better as proof by the fact that hes the same exact player he was 6 years ago in high school. Ben Simmons is no longer young by nba standards. Hes simply a fast break specialist that's a decent defender but cant do anything else above average and is a black hole on offense which forces the entire team to play 4 v 5 and ruins the spacing for literally everyone.

        • Jawns Poon
          Jawns Poon  4 months back

          I liked the points that u made, but there’s two problems I see with this argument ur making for both butler and Harris. In which ur saying there talents would better be utilized if they became more ball dominant something that would desperately hurt Ben Simmons. In a perfect game I can see a jimmy butler being the main show or a Tobias running a team but as u said jimmy as well needs other stars to be most effective. Secondly there’s just not enough teams in the league for all players of the mid-good range players to become so ball dominate. For my other point playing off ball is an offensive skill like shooting, dribbling, passing etc. it is something players most learn and work on. Now it’s a tough skill to learn for more elite players as going through early basketball like AAU and high-school were players especially today are coached to be the main option and create for themselves because typically that’s always the best option or in a even worse to become more heavily scouted to progress into college and the NBA. We seen this with Ben Simmons on LSU were the ball was always in his hands every possession and now in phili they are finally asking him to learn this with the addition to the new players. And we’re watching the learning curve takes its toll and teams know this. (Love the channel though and and I wanna hear what ur thoughts are on the Knicks and what they can do this offseason)

          • Josh Wu
            Josh Wu  4 months back

            So Tobias Harris should be awarded a $10M / yr contract from 76ers?
            You must be kidding....no way man

            • Draco
              Draco  4 months back

              Alfred Lu 😂😂😂😂

          • LeedleSquad
            LeedleSquad  4 months back

            I mean the trading part sounds good and all but I would be skeptical to build around embiid. Obviously he’s an amazing player when healthy, but that’s the thing. He’s so injury prone that it’s a risk building only around him when he can’t stay healthy a full season. I get Simmons can’t shoot but trading for someone to help embiid might backfire if embiid can’t stay healthy.

            • H R
              H R  4 months back


              • H R
                H R  4 months back

                The Sixers are sending mixed signals signing free agents to go for it now but making Ben Simmons a major part of their game plan. That’s a contradiction. If you’re going for it now, trade Simmons. If you’re not, keep Simmons and stop with trying to give out Max contracts.

                • Manuel Alvarez
                  Manuel Alvarez  5 months back

                  they need to trade ben for bench

                  • Sexy Boys
                    Sexy Boys  5 months back

                    Fuck off

                    • God Usopp
                      God Usopp  5 months back

                      jimmy butler is the second best player on the team no doubt and in crunch time i want the ball in his hands

                      • Hussien Alrekabi
                        Hussien Alrekabi  4 months back

                        He’s know as a clutch player so who wouldn’t

                    • bob busby
                      bob busby  5 months back

                      I feel everyone is forgetting about how young Simmons is. A lot of players have come into the league without a jump shot it can be developed it just takes time. I have seen so many videos of how Simmons doesn't have a shot or how selfish he is the man is 22 years old not even in is his prime yet. And we are all putting him under a microscope that he shouldn't be under for how young he is. Everyone acts like he doesn't know what the issue is. He is working on his shot without a doubt he isn't an idiot. There is a lot more that goes into developing a player and I feel people tend to forget that. He isn't selfish look at his assists and how many points he scores when Embiid is playing. Sorry to go off like this on your vid mustard I am just getting tired of all of these videos on Simmons and how he can't shoot everyone knew he couldn't shoot coming into the league. Great video as always!

                      • J.J.Alvarez 2005
                        J.J.Alvarez 2005  5 months back

                        Half of the video is about Jimmy butler

                        • dylansavaya19_
                          dylansavaya19_  5 months back

                          everybody like this comment if his 2nd channel should be called yung ketchup

                          • WizManBallin
                            WizManBallin  5 months back

                            good vid. They have players around Ben Simmons to hide his weakness. That's Lebron ball all over again. It's going to implode...and soon if Ben doesn't get a jumpshot. Joel gunna have to talk to management because he probably sees Ben as a problem, not the solution.

                            • Boss Lax316
                              Boss Lax316  5 months back

                              Ben Simmons is good. He doesn't need a jumper, and even then he could still learn.

                              • Steven Brousseau
                                Steven Brousseau  5 months back

                                well he jsu had 31 and 9 nd helped them win 3 games in a row so clearly u dont actually watch 6ers games and u dont know what youre talking about lol just doing it for views

                                • Tomáš Vyhnálik
                                  Tomáš Vyhnálik  5 months back

                                  embiid top 10 player in the league 😂😂😂😂😂 pffffffff

                                  • Zack Rydher
                                    Zack Rydher  5 months back

                                    Tomáš Vyhnálik youre retarded if u dont think this he has a very legit argument for top 5 player in the nba lol

                                • Farheen Ahmed
                                  Farheen Ahmed  5 months back

                                  If Simmons doesn’t get ever get a jump shot and stays the same player for the rest of his career, you guys think he’s gonna go down as a bust?

                                  • Romeo Smith
                                    Romeo Smith  5 months back

                                    Their GM wanted to even trade Ben but was told not to. It’s clear the GM know this isn’t going to work and if Ben can’t shoot next year he is gone by the end of the season.

                                    • Tony Rame
                                      Tony Rame  5 months back

                                      The problem is the coach, get a better coach that makes quick in game adjustments, and also plays pick and roll offense instead of this dribble hand off non sense that even the warriors abandon in games when they have the personal to run it the best and you will see why the players dont look like they fit, tobias harris and jimmy butler were great pick and roll players on their previous teams, but Brett Brown refuses to run them with guys like Embiid and Simmons who have great big bodies to set solid screens.

                                      • Jimmy Flocco
                                        Jimmy Flocco  5 months back

                                        So if Ben Simmons develops a jump shot, the 76ers become an all-time greatest starting 5? Sounds promising.

                                        • Rap-A-Lot Zack
                                          Rap-A-Lot Zack  5 months back

                                          I would let ben shoot off the screen

                                          • Zamppa86
                                            Zamppa86  5 months back

                                            Simmons is a piss poor man's Giannis. Nothing more.

                                            • H R
                                              H R  5 months back

                                              WRONG!!! Ben has shown over the last two games that he actually doesn’t need a jump shot anytime soon. As long as he follows the archetype of Giannis and drop the Lebron imitation, Ben is scary!!!

                                              • danielf0124
                                                danielf0124  5 months back

                                                A lot of people don’t really know much about basketball. They just copy what the media says and complains about his 3pt shot and how he’s effecting his team mates games. This genius baller in is his second season, chill out, he has so much more to progress other then a jump shot, it will happen in time. TRUST THE PROCESS, don’t rush the process.

                                                • JaMarcusfromphilly
                                                  JaMarcusfromphilly  5 months back

                                                  This is honestly just an over simplification of the sixers problems...

                                                  Simmons does need to learn how to shoot but to say that he’s the reason that jimmy embiid and Tobias are all not playing up to their full potential is silly.

                                                  Tobias and jimmys offensive struggles come more from the fact that on their previous teams they were the number one options that had a lot of offense run thru them. Now they’re each like a 3/4 option on offense (except late game when jimmy closes)

                                                  Good points and yes Ben DOES neeed to learn to shoot to maximize the sixers potential. But to just blame him for everyone else’s struggles seems like you’re disregarding a lot of other factors.

                                                  They’ll figure it out. #TTP

                                                  • Zachary Cobb
                                                    Zachary Cobb  5 months back

                                                    I Myself thank Joe Embiid Well played a hell of a lot better with a shooting.... Pg That can scratch the floor... The problem is Ben Is going to be so good and a few yrs And joe with health Is questionable So by that being said what do you do?

                                                    • BROAD STREET BULLY TV
                                                      BROAD STREET BULLY TV  5 months back

                                                      You Must Not Watch The 76ers Lately smdh

                                                      • Chris Long
                                                        Chris Long  5 months back

                                                        Even when this man give us 30 n 9 yall still on his back. How many power fowards cant shoot plenty how many can give u 17 9 9. Prob 33% of the nba he in his 2 year full. Buck Greek freak didn start shooting till his 4 give him time. Even if he goes 24 10 n 7 today n win yall still mske it a prob

                                                        • Muv.Nation II
                                                          Muv.Nation II  5 months back

                                                          Hes a forward with the passing and dribbling of a guard or vise versa

                                                          • Bernardo Filipe
                                                            Bernardo Filipe  5 months back

                                                            Nah Tobias Harris is fine he's playing well

                                                            • mate davies
                                                              mate davies  5 months back

                                                              You can't just learn how to shoot over night. He trains with his shot all the time. Shooting and missing threes is worse then scoring in the paint. If he tries and keeps missing threes, then he'll only hurt his team more. Let him shoot when he has the confidence, don't force it.

                                                              • Jon Chalkley
                                                                Jon Chalkley  5 months back

                                                                Dude if you are going to run an nba channel, you need to watch basketball games before you make poor quality videos like this. If you can't watch games, at least look at some stats....

                                                                "Ben Simmons can't play without the ball in his hands."....

                                                                BRO, WHAT ARE YOU TALKING ABOUT??!? Ben Simmons has a LOWER usage rate than JJ Redick, Joel Embiid and Jimmy Butler. He plays with the ball out of his hands ALL THE TIME. Understand that Philly has had no roster stability at any point this season. They look disjointed at times, because they are not all on the same page. Maybe the most important reason for this is Joel Embiid is not healthy/unfit - he doesnt run the floor and dive into the post as often as he should. That said, in its short time playing together Philly's starting 5 has been one of the most potent in the nba.

                                                                Jimmy Butler has not been rendered into a 'spot up 3 point shooter'.... His 3 point attempts are the lowest theyve been since 2012/13. Why make shit up? His shot attempts and usage rate have barely changed. His assists, rebounds and points per game have barely changed... The same applies to Tobias... Harris' basic stats remain almost totally unchanged. Only his shooting efficiency has dipped... that's probably because he has only played ~30 games and is still getting comfortable with the team.. It's a small sample size.

                                                                Everybody knows that spacing is a problem for Philly; everybody knows that Simmons lack of shooting is largely to blame for that. But your analysis beyond that was completely wrong. Simmons manages to keep EVERYBODY involved. He's the prototypical PURE point guard/forward, no? All 5 starters average at least 17 points per game... no team comes close to matching that level of production/balance. Golden State is the closest with 3 players - of course those 3 players happen to be the some of the most lethal in nba history.

                                                                This video is deeply flawed. Every team 'might' [will] fail because of some sort of player/team deficiency. Philly's biggest weakness is not Ben Simmons. It is inexperience.

                                                                • Chris Long
                                                                  Chris Long  5 months back

                                                                  Ian glad someobe understand basketball this guy making this video his rubbish

                                                                • Jon Chalkley
                                                                  Jon Chalkley  5 months back

                                                                  And Joel Embiid is a TERRIBLE passer... stop this nonsense! Every. Single. Elite. Big. Man. In. History has been double/triple/quadruple teamed throughout their career. Of course Simmons clogs the paint and makes the situation worse. But that is only part of Embiid's problem... He is a POOR passer and makes bad decisions... That is at least 50% of the problem.

                                                              • Chris Dreamer
                                                                Chris Dreamer  5 months back

                                                                You smokin dick .. keep sleeping on Ben

                                                                • John Mark
                                                                  John Mark  5 months back

                                                                  LeTs FoCuS ON ThE 1 ThiNG hE caNT Do?!?!?🤪

                                                                  • Brady80
                                                                    Brady80  5 months back

                                                                    its been two seasons you moran... chill out

                                                                    • Brian Fantana
                                                                      Brian Fantana  4 months back

                                                                      @Brady80 Empty triple-double, just like Westbrick.

                                                                    • Brady80
                                                                      Brady80  5 months back

                                                                      @iceman200 *Averages nearly a triple double in his second season*

                                                                      5 year olds: BuT WhY CaNt He ShOoT 3HreEs YeT?

                                                                    • Brady80
                                                                      Brady80  5 months back

                                                                      @Jon Chalkley got excited lol he said some dumbass shit

                                                                    • Romeo Smith
                                                                      Romeo Smith  5 months back

                                                                      Mc_Claw Larsen he actually has.

                                                                    • iceman200
                                                                      iceman200  5 months back

                                                                      two seasons and hasn't attempted a real three other then buzzer beaters or halfcourt shots... lol

                                                                  • HypedForD0rit0z _Ultimate

                                                                    song pls?

                                                                    • Bowtie Bann
                                                                      Bowtie Bann  5 months back

                                                                      The same narrative. He'll be fine and sixers will be fine

                                                                      • Leon Brumett
                                                                        Leon Brumett  5 months back

                                                                        Ben Simmons for CP3 and a First

                                                                        Paul is exactly what the 76ers need, a pass-first PG who can shoot

                                                                        The spacing wouldn’t be as big of a problem on the Rockets as, in my opinion, D’Antoni’s 7 second offense could have Capela and Simons operate together

                                                                        A win-win scenario

                                                                        • Elvin Gomes
                                                                          Elvin Gomes  5 months back

                                                                          Leon Brumett that is a horrible trade for Houston their offence relies on spacing the floor and Ben Simmons would lead to less offence if they sag off Simmons Capella wouldn't be able to get his buckets in the paint

                                                                      • Nat Buskirk
                                                                        Nat Buskirk  5 months back

                                                                        agree great video that said 100% facts. but... this is what happens when he has a good game? I get he can't shoot but I feel like nobody ever appreciates what he can do

                                                                        edit: Im glad you did that in the beginning

                                                                        • Crack Demon
                                                                          Crack Demon  5 months back

                                                                          He’s a 6’10 Lonzo Ball he needs to attempt threes and be more aggressive.

                                                                          • Chronic Ninja
                                                                            Chronic Ninja  5 months back

                                                                            Crack Demon lonzo doesn’t get the ball because he can’t make shots

                                                                          • Crack Demon
                                                                            Crack Demon  5 months back

                                                                            Chris Dreamer he’s older,taller,and has superstar teammates. All Lonzo has to work with is a washed up Lebron who likes to act like the point guard stealing touches from him.

                                                                          • Chris Dreamer
                                                                            Chris Dreamer  5 months back

                                                                            Crack Demon way different and better then ball lol

                                                                        • Dean James
                                                                          Dean James  5 months back

                                                                          Your reaching way to much

                                                                          • JT
                                                                            JT  5 months back

                                                                            The sixers shouldn't move him solely because of the risk that comes from Joel Embiid's injury problems, I hope Simmons works on his shot during the summer.

                                                                            • AK KD
                                                                              AK KD  5 months back

                                                                              I think the Sixers should consider a Ben Simmons for Trae Young trade. Young would be a perfect fit with Embiid and Butler

                                                                              • John Doe
                                                                                John Doe  3 months back

                                                                                But young isn't good at basketball?

                                                                              • iceman200
                                                                                iceman200  5 months back

                                                                                why trae young they need a win now point guard not one to develop considerin the questions around embiids health

                                                                            • AbrahamD7
                                                                              AbrahamD7  5 months back

                                                                              I agree fully. Great video

                                                                              • It’s me. Not to be found

                                                                                @3:24 I swear jb was wearing slides