Here’s What Paul Pierce Tweeted About Ben Simmons
Boston Celtics legend Paul Pierce sent a tweet about Brooklyn Nets star Ben Simmons. The All-Star was traded from the Philadelphia 76ers to the Nets at the trading deadline.
On Wednesday, the Brooklyn Nets announced a massive update on All-Star Ben Simmons.
The Nets have announced that All-Star Ben Simmons will be having back surgery on Thursday. Paul Pierce,
Basketball Hall of Famer, sent out a tweet about Simmons.
Pierce’s tweet said: “I’m trying to figure out did I miss that game Ben Simmons hurt his back when did this all happen”
Simmons did not play in a game at all this season for the 76ers or the Nets.
He was an All-Star in the previous three seasons.
He was acquired by the Nets to be their third star, joining Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant.
They could have used him in the postseason, but they were swept by the Celtics in the first round.
The Celtics have Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown, and Irving and Durant were swept in round one.
As for Pierce, he is one of the greatest players ever and won a championship with the Celtics in 2008.
He has also played for the Brooklyn Nets (Washington Wizards) and Los Angeles Clippers (Clippers).
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