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PHILADELPHIA, PA - OCTOBER 23: Ben Simmons #25 of the Philadelphia 76ers drives on Jaylen Brown #7 of the Boston Celtics at Wells Fargo Center on October 23, 2019 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The 76ers won 107-93. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

We got a “Shams WOW” Monday morning as Charania that Simmons has provided the Sixers with the names of each mental health professional hes working with. The franchise has sought further details on the matter.

The news came with an article link, and there was a little nugget that was VERY juicy for Sixers fans. That the Boston Celtics were interested in trading for Ben Simmons but any deal for Simmons would HAVE to include Jaylen Brown.

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Its worth mentioning that Shams also states “No progress made” in a deal. Ok, now were talking. The 3rd overall pick from the 2016 draft has developed into a really nice player for the Celtics. This season hes averaging over 25 points per game on a Celtics team that is quickly taking on water. As of Monday the Celtics are just 4-6 on the season. Meanwhile the Sixers are atop the Eastern conference with a 8-2 record, and hold all the cards.

Things could be heating up….