The Best Thing That Happened This Week: Ben Simmons Sinks a Three
Ben Simmons isn’t like you and me. For starters, he’s not from around here. He dates supermodels. He makes movies. He makes Rookie of the Year. He makes the All-Star team. He’s making $170 million in the next five years.
But until Tuesday night’s preseason game against the Guangzhou Loong-Lions, Ben Simmons had never made a three-point shot in an NBA game.
He was 0-17 in his career.
And then. And then …
And then it happened, with just seconds left in the first half of Tuesday’s game. Swish!
🚨JUST IN🚨@BenSimmons25 made a 3
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Joel Embiid ran to hug him. The bench erupted.
And Ben Simmons was oh-for no more.