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September 28, 2023

76ers Make Ben Simmons No. 1 Pick

By Zach Harper/ The Philadelphia 76ers selected Australian born Ben Simmons with the No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft Thursday night. The point forward wunderkind out of LSU is the latest high prospect in this long rebuilding effort over two different management movements to give the Sixers what they’ve been looking for since Sam Hinkie decided to tear this thing to the ground and aggressively rebuild through extreme measures. They’ve been looking for a franchise guy who can be their leader into the next decade in hopes of becoming a staple in the conversation for title contenders. Bryan Colangelo…