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Ben Simmons on Instagram: “Trust the Process.” If you needed more proof he’s Philly bound

SEC Basketball Tournament - Quarterfinals

NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 11: Ben Simmons #25 of the LSU Tigers waits to rebound the ball during the game against the Tennessee Volunteers during the quarterfinals of the SEC Basketball Tournament at Bridgestone Arena on March 11, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

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Since the night of the draft lottery, it has been the worst-kept secret in the NBA that the Philadelphia 76ers would take Ben Simmons with the No. 1 overall pick. Tuesday Simmons did his one and only predraft workout for the Sixers, where he reportedly was told he would be taken with the first pick.

But if you needed even more confirmation, here is what Simmons posted on Instagram after the workout.


“Trust the process.”

It’s a little late to be quoting Sam Hinkie, but we get the idea.

This draft is obvious with the top two — the Lakers will take Brandon Ingram second — then gets really interesting with the third pick.