Wizards guard Beal says no to US Olympic offer

Washington (AFP) - Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal said Friday he has declined the chance to play on the US Olympic team of NBA stars that will seek a third consecutive gold medal in August at …

Philly's big role for Simmons

Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown says in his wildest dreams he sees Ben Simmons playing point guard for his team.


No.1 pick Simmons backed to lift 76ers

The 2016 NBA Draft proved a red-letter day for Australian basketball, with two picks in the top 10 - led by Philadelphia 76ers' No.1 selection Ben Simmons.


Simmons confirms he won't play Rio

Australia's No.1 draft pick Ben Simmons says that even if he had the blesssing of his new NBA coach Brett Brown he won't consider the Olympics.