Aussie NBA star Ben Simmons has brought a touch of the AFL onto the court today.
Playing for his Philadelphia 76ers against Boston in London, Simmons lined up Marcus Morris late in the 4th quarter - and got him a great one.
The bump led to a brief on-court scuffle that required intervention by the referees:
Eagles ruckman and basketball fan Nic Naitanui claimed that it was a textbook hip and shoulder:
Speaking of AFL stars and Simmons, a campaign has sparked some of the biggest names in the game to get behind the Australian basketball phenom and vote for him to become an NBA All-Star: