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Deciding how to utilize Ben Simmons should be atop the Sixers’ to-do list

Simmons might be best fit for the point guard position, but the Sixers will need players alongside him.

Report: Sixers could lose Jimmy Butler in sign-and-trade with Rockets

Butler is expected to opt out of his contract to become an unrestricted free agent.

Former Goldman Sachs exec David Heller out of Sixers ownership group

Heller bought into the Sixers back in 2011 as a limited partner to Josh Harris and David Blitzer, the co-managing partners.

Furkan Korkmaz to return home to Turkey, agrees to deal with Fenerbahce Basketball

The Sixers declined the third-year team option of Korkmaz's contract back in October. He will become a free agent at 6 p.m. on June 30, with a deal already in place.

Sixers waive Haywood Highsmith from two-way deal

Highsmith was a standout for the Delaware Blue Coats and appeared in five games for the Sixers last season.

‘Tough decisions to make’ as Sixers, free agents approach July

With free agency opening on Sunday, the Sixers will be able to address their gaps -- while trying to keep the core that led them to the second round of the NBA playoffs.

Rockets believe they have a chance at landing Sixers’ Jimmy Butler, per report

The Rockets would need to create cap space in order to sign Butler to a lucrative contract. However, he could go to the Rockets via a sign-and-trade. The Sixers would sign him to a contract and then trade him to Houston.

Sixers will open summer league with games against Bucks, Celtics, Thunder, and Pistons in preliminary round

Zhaire Smith, Shake Milton and Thursday’s first-round draft pick Matisse Thybulle are expected to be the headliners of the Sixers summer league team.

Tobias Harris’ youngest brother to play on Sixers’ summer team

Terry Harris, who projects as a wing in pro ball, was an undersized power forward last season as a fifth-year senior at North Carolina A&T.

Kawhi Leonard might meet with Sixers in free agency

ESPN reported Thursday night that the Raptors star might meet with the Sixers and four other teams after free agency begins at 6 p.m. June 30.