Ben Simmons on target to become Australia's …

Three active Aussies who stepped out onto the NBA hardwood during the 2019/20 season have worked their way into the all-time top five scorers by total points scored from down under, and one of them is set to surpass them all. Ben Simmons is already Australia’s biggest star – he is the only ever All-Star and only ever Rookie of the Year winner to come from down under. The 6’10 point guard dominates opposition with incredible court vision and versatile defence, with the majority of his scoring coming in the form of fast breaks, mismatches and his ability to finish at the rim. He is already fifth on the all-time scoring list for Aussies (when you exclude Kyrie Irving), and barring any outrageous occurrence, he is set to become Australia’s most prolific scorer in the NBA, ever.

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