Is Ben Simmons back?
The Aussie broke out of his early season slump with his best game yet for Brooklyn Nets in their win over the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday (all times AEDT).
Starting at centre in place of Nic Claxton (personal reasons), Simmons racked up a season-high 22 points to go with eight rebounds and five assists in a game high +19 in 34 minutes.
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It marked the most points Simmons has scored in a regular season game since March 23rd, 2021.
He’s now tied two strong performances together after bouncing back against Portland on Friday with 15 points, 13 rebounds and seven assists while importantly making 3-of-4 free throws down the stretch.
And his recent resurgence is getting pundits in the United…