The 76ers center Joel Embiid is likely to play against the Houston Rockets on Monday at the Toyota Center.

Embiid will fly with the team to Atlanta and Houston for the two-game road trip following Friday night's matchup against the Indiana Pacers at Wells Fargo Center. He is scheduled to sit out Saturday's game against the Atlanta Hawks at the Philips Arena. The team is off Sunday before facing the Rockets Monday.

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