Simmons, 25, is 6-foot-5 and has been playing for the Greensboro Swarm, the Hornets’ affiliate in the G League. He has also spent time with the G League’s Canton Charge and signed a 10-day contract with the Cavaliers in 2019.
In all, he has appeared in 33 NBA games, the first 32 with the Grizzlies in 2017-18.
Simmons has appeared in 32 games this season with the Swarm, averaging 18.2 points, 4.0 assists and 3.8 rebounds, shooting 49 percent from the field.
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