Shaquille O’Neal may continually call Ben Simmons his ‘LSU brother’ but the feeling is not mutual if you ask the Australian.
Simmons had been the subject of constant criticism from O’Neal during his ongoing trade saga in Philadelphia, at one pointed branded a “crybaby” by the fifteen-time NBA All-Star.
O’Neal later revealed that Simmons was “mad” and had been in his DMs on social media after those comments but did not want to go into details on what was said between the two.
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“All I said is, ‘You’re leaving your man out there, you need to play.’ That’s all I said,” said O’Neal, referring to Simmons’ Sixers teammate Joel Embiid.
“He said some things, but I’m not going to elaborate on what he said because that’s not cool. “He was mad. Yeah he was probably mad because…