Ben Simmons officially signs $170 million max contract

The Sixers are showing faith in Simmons to enter next season with an improved jump shot and to show confidence using it in games. It's a risk worth taking.

Zhaire Smith will play a significant role this season

Zhaire Smith has looked impressive during Summer League. He will play a critical role off the bench this season for Brett Brown.

76ers will miss JJ Redick

Redick was a great fit next to Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons due to his ability to shoot and stretch the floor. The Sixers will miss his production.

The Sixers are all in on Ben Simmons

The 76ers offered Simmons a five-year max contract worth $170 million. The team is showing faith in him to enter next season with an improved jump shot.

Did Butler get a five-year max contract offer from Sixers?

Did Jimmy Butler turn down a long-term deal or did the Sixers decide he didn't fit into their future alongside Ben Simmons, Tobias Harris and Joel Embiid?

Don’t forget about the role players this offseason

Re-signing Butler and Harris shouldn't be the only priority for the 76ers. They will need players like Mike Scott and James Ennis as well.

Rockets are in on Jimmy Butler

The 76ers have a challenger this free agency for Butler's services. They can offer the most money and are a better fit for his game than the Rockets.

The Sixers have specific needs entering the draft

The draft is a great way to fill out the roster and to plug holes since it's likely they want to resign Jimmy Butler, Tobias Harris and JJ Redick.

The Anthony Davis trade is good for the 76ers

The 76ers offseason is off to a good start, due to the likelihood that both Kyrie Irving and Al Horford will leave the Boston Celtics this offseason.

Does Tobias Harris want to return to Philly?

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