July 13, 2019, 5:36 pmBen SimmonsPG, Philadelphia Sixers
According to Adrian Wojnarowski, Ben Simmons in unlikely to play for Australia in the FIBA World Cup.
The news came from his agent Rich Paul, who said Simmons will instead focus on preparing for the upcoming season with the Sixers. It's no secret that Simmons needs to work on his jump shot, but he is also is expected to be the primary ball handler with Jimmy Butler now playing in Miami.
Source: Adrian Wojnarowski on Twitter.