The Brooklyn Nets have been urged to consider trading Ben Simmons as the gun-shy Australian struggles to score – or even try and score.
Simmons was brought in to help superstar duo Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant bring a title back to Brooklyn. And while Irving and (currently injured) Durant were today named All-Star starters, Simmons has struggled to come close to his former All-Star level this season.
Most noticeable has been an apparent unwillingness to look to score – constantly passing the ball off when in strong scoring positions.
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That was the case on Friday when he failed to score in 20 minutes on the court against the…