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’ Sister Olivia Simmons?
Olivia Simmons is Ben Simmons’ older sister born to his parents.
Olivia Simmons Wikipedia
Olivia Simmons was born on 17 December 1991, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
She played college-level basketball.
Olivia is a mental health worker.
Olivia Simmons Age
Olivia is 31 years old.
Olivia Simmons Husband
Olivia does not have a husband.
Olivia Simmons Daughter
Olivia has a daughter but the child’s identity has been kept away from the public.
Olivia Simmons Height
Olivia is 6 feet 1 inch tall.
Olivia Simmons Instagram
Olivia has an active Instagram account.
Olivia Simmons TikTok
Olivia is a presence on TikTok.