Benjamin David Simmons was born on 20 July 1996 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
He is an Australian professional basketball player.
He plays for the National Basketball Association (NBA) side the Brooklyn Nets.
Simmons who played junior rugby league started playing basketball at the age of seven, representing the Newcastle Hunters.
He played junior basketball for the Knox Raiders in Melbourne at the age of ten.
Simmons moved to the United States to experience a more competitive environment. He enrolled at Montverde Academy in Montverde, Florida where he played high school basketball. He went on to play collegiate basketball for Louisiana State University for only one year.
Simmons represented Australia at the 2012 FIBA Under-17 World Championship at age 15, where he won silver with his team. However, Benjamin has never represented Australia at the national even though he has always expressed the desire to do so; he fails to make the cut.
Who Is Ben Simmons’ Brother Sean Tribe?
Sean Tribe is Ben Simmons’ older half-brother.
Sean Tribe Wikipedia
Sean Tribe is a business executive who doubles as Ben Simmons’ manager.
Sean Tribe Parents
Sean Tribe’s parents are Dave and Julie Simmons.
Sean Tribe Wife
It is not clear if Sean has a wife or not.
Sean Tribe Height
Sean’s height is undisclosed at the moment.
Sean Tribe Age
Sean is 35 years old.
Sean Tribe Twitter
Sean has an active Twitter account.
Sean Tribe Instagram
Sean has 6665 followers on Instagram.