The three-time All-Star will not report for the opening of training camp next week and intends to never play another game for the franchise, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski on Tuesday.
Should 76ers president of basketball operations Daryl Morey swing a deal now? What types of moves are available that will improve Philadelphia's roster after a disappointing second-round playoff upset?
Simmons goes to Sacramento
Morey has been looking for a king's ransom in exchange for Simmons, and he gets one here. Haliburton is another big point guard who is coming off a strong rookie campaign and would be a core player who could fit immediately into Simmons' starting role. Hield's outstanding long-range shooting would give the 76ers a different dimension as they try again to leap to the championship-level tier.