Ben Simmons joined Slams Instagram Live on Wednesday Evening to talk about his shoes that are part of a Nike and Jordan Brand Pregame Pack that also includes sneakers from Luka Doncic, De’Aaron Fox and Britney Griner.
“When I grew up, I used to wear a lot of chuck [Taylors]. It looks so dirty. ” Simmons said via NBC Sports. “I try to represent my country and my people at the highest level. I am very proud to be Australian. “I’m trying very hard to do the right things and set the right examples for my country,” said Simmons.
He also referred to his quarantine work, which was trying to be ready in a possible resumption of the NBA season.
“I worked and of course stayed locked up. … I never know what’s going to happen, but I remain ready, ”he added.