By Andrew Porter

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Ben Simmons will have another bone scan on his right foot on Tuesday, according to 94WIP’s Howard Eskin.

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Hopefully, it’s the final one.

Listen: Howard Eskin on the 94WIP Morning Show


The Sixers could announce Simmons’ foot is fully healed and he’s ready to begin playing basketball.

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“If they say anything,” Eskin joked.

Simmons, who turns 21 in July, was the Sixers’ first overall pick last season. He missed the entire 2016-17 campaign after suffering a fracture of the fifth metatarsal bone of his right foot on September 30th, just before the start of the preseason.

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