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Kendrick Perkins Reveals His Trade Suggestion For Ben Simmons

A closeup of Ben Simmons.

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - JANUARY 17: Ben Simmons #25 of the Philadelphia 76ers watches the action against the Indiana Pacers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on January 17, 2019 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

The Ben Simmons trade rumors are spreading like wildfire. ESPN's Kendrick Perkins is the latest to propose a trade suggestion for the Sixers forward.

Perkins believes the Minnesota Timberwolves is the ideal landing spot for Simmons. Minnesota, meanwhile, would have to give up D'Angelo Russell and Malik Beasely in return.

"You know what's the right place for Ben Simmons? I'm going to trade him for D'Angelo Russell and Malik Beasley, and I'm gonna send him to Minnesota," Perkins said during

"You know what's the right place for Ben Simmons? I'm going to trade him for D'Angelo Russell and Malik Beasley, and I'm gonna send him to Minnesota."@KendrickPerkins thinks Simmons should play a "dual four position, like a Sabonis." pic.twitter.com/onECTadvg2

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">Tuesday's edition of ESPN's Get Up!. Why Minnesota? Perkins thinks the Timberwolves could allow Simmons to be a Damantas Sabonis type of player in the Minnesota offense. Right now in Philly, the Sixers expect him to shoot the ball, which we all know isn't one of his strengths.

It really doesn't matter where Ben Simmons potentially lands this off-season. The reality is he needs a fresh start and the Sixers need to move on.

Joel Embiid is Philly's true superstar. And with an offense centering around a big, Simmons doesn't fit well.

Minnesota presents a similar dilemna. Karl-Anthony Towns is the Timberwolves' foundation, so it probably wouldn't be wise to add Simmons to such a center-heavy offense.

Simmons would be best used in a shooter-heavy offense, like the Warriors, because of his ability to distribute the basketball. In fact, FS1's Colin Cowherd thinks Golden State is the ideal landing spot for Simmons.

Where do you think Simmons will end up this off-season? A trade seems inevitable at this point.