This afternoon, superstar Ben Simmons got his money. The Philadelphia 76ers star agreed to a five-year maximum contract with the 76ers. Simmons contract is for $170 million. Simmons went from being the 2016 number one draft pick, to receiving a maximum contract. This is such a great achievement for the young player. Simmons has been in the NBA for only two years. His career average is 16.4 points, 8.5 rebounds, and 7.9 assists.