According to Keith Pompey (read the article in the Philadelphia Inquirer here), six teams are currently interested in trading to Ben Simmons of the Philadelphia 76ers.
The teams that Pompey names can be seen in his Tweet with the article embedded above.
He mentions the Indiana Pacers, Minnesota Timberwolves, Cleveland Cavaliers, Detroit Pistons, San Antonio Spurs and Toronto Raptors.
Simmons is still resisting the team, and according to The Athletic’s Shams Charania (see Tweet below), the 76ers were due to pay Simmons $ 8.25 million on Friday and failed to do so.
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