PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ben Simmons was signing 76ers jerseys and eating cheesesteaks before he was even drafted.

He'll wear a team uniform for real soon enough.

With the great hope he can lift one of the worst franchises in professional sports, the Philadelphia 76ers took Simmons with the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft on Thursday night.

Simmons, the 6-foot-10, 242-pound forward out of LSU...

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