Ben Simmons Levels Opponent With An Old-Fashioned Hip And Shoulder

Touch of AFL in the NBA!

Ben Simmons Levels Opponent With An Old-Fashioned Hip And Shoulder Image: Twitter

Aussie NBA star Ben Simmons has brought a touch of the AFL onto the court today.

Playing for his Philadelphia 76ers against Boston in London, Simmons lined up Marcus Morris late in the 4th quarter - and got him a great one.

The bump led to a brief on-court scuffle that required intervention by the referees:

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Eagles ruckman and basketball fan Nic Naitanui claimed that it was a textbook hip and shoulder:

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Speaking of AFL stars and Simmons, a campaign has sparked some of the biggest names in the game to get behind the Australian basketball phenom and vote for him to become an NBA All-Star:

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