In other NBA news, the Philadelphia 76ers told Ben Simmons he will be their #1 pick in Thursday’s NBA draft. Simmons is from LSU and if he is indeed picked #1, he and Shaquille O’Neal will be the only LSU players to date selected No. 1.
Now that the Finals are over, there is considerable chatter about free agency moves. According to League rules, teams aren’t officially allowed to pursue players until July 1st but there’s a lot of talk concerning the Golden State Warriors and San Antonio Spurs showing interest in OKC’s Kevin Durant.