They may be without the services of Lou Williams, who has been out since April 2 with a strained hamstring. He was first expected to miss the regular season and the playoffs.
Now it looks like he might return for their first-round matchup.
The Sixers have surely missed Lou Williams' scoring off the bench. If he is not 100 percent for the playoffs, the Sixers' chance at an upset are slim to none.
Here is what Lou Williams brings to the Sixers and what they will miss in the playoffs if he cannot go.