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Report: Sixers Appear To Have A Plan For Ben Simmons

A closeup of Ben Simmons.

PHILADELPHIA, PA - APRIL 14: Ben Simmons #25 of the Philadelphia 76ers looks on after Game One of the first round of the 2018 NBA Playoff against the Miami Heat at Wells Fargo Center on April 14, 2018 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The 76ers defeated the Heat 130-103. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Will the Philadelphia 76ers try to work things out with Ben Simmons? That's one of the most important questions heading into this NBA offseason.

Moments ago, ESPN insider Adrian Wojnarowski provided an update on the Sixers' plan for Simmons. The team reportedly remains committed to working through the former No. 1 pick's shooting issues this summer.

Sixers head coach Doc Rivers met with Simmons to discuss their plans moving forward. Fans in Philadelphia were unsure if their relationship was fractured after Rivers' postgame comments on Sunday.

"I believe, without going into detail with what we're doing, I believe we know what the right work is, and the right type of work, and the right way to do it," Rivers said when asked about Simmons' shooting woes. "You can do the work all the time, but if it's not done in the right way and the right type of work, you may not improve."

Wojnarowski also reported that Simmons' agent, Rich Paul, met with Sixers president of basketball operations Daryl Morey and general manager Elton Brand to discuss his client's future.

Paul reportedly asked the Sixers whether or not it would make more sense to trade Simmons rather than run it back.

A trade request has not been made at this time, which is a good sign for Simmons' future in the City of Brotherly Love.

Simmons still has four years and $147 million remaining on his contract with the Sixers.