“He’s got to go through his treatment,” Rivers said Friday. “As far as when we were doing shooting and stuff like that, he looked great. It’s too early (to rule him out). I don’t want to say one way or the other. We’ll just find that out.”
Embiid missed the Sixers’ first-round Eastern Conference playoff clincher against Washington after he was hurt Monday.
The 27-year-old Embiid averaged 28.5 points and 10.6 rebounds this season and was named an NBA MVP finalist.
The Sixers are the top seed in the Eastern Conference and will also host Game 2 on Tuesday.
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