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Starting opportunity will continue
Milton is set to remain the starting point guard for at least the next three weeks with Ben Simmons (back) projected to remain out through that time frame, at minimum.
Could return before end of season
Spot start on horizon?
Horford could be in line for a spot start at center Thursday against the Knicks in the wake of the shoulder injury suffered by Joel Embiid in Wednesday's game against the Cavaliers.
MRI coming Thursday
Will be reevaluated in two weeks
Will undergo MRI
Could be stuck on bench
Could get run in starting lineup
Coach won't rule out bench role
Chance for Tuesday return
Could return next week
Out against Celtics
Could miss time due to finger
Knee bothering him
Critics motivated monster night
Following Embiid's dominant performance against the Celtics on Thursday, he noted that it was fueled by recent criticisms from Shaquille O'Neal and Charles Barkley on TNT's Inside the NBA, Tim Bontems of ESPN reports. "For them to say that I have the potential to be the best player in the world, and I haven't shown that, and I should let it be shown, that says a lot," Embiid said.