PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Sixers have put a tentative return date for star center Joel Embiid.

The team tweeted they are targeting Embiid’s return date for March 3 against the New York Knicks. That means Embiid will miss the next four games.

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“Embiid went through full practice. Medical staff encouraged by progress towards becoming game ready. Target for return 3/3 v NYK,” the Sixers said.

Embiid has been suffering from a bone bruise and a small meniscus tear in his left knee.

He hasn’t played since Jan. 27.

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Embiid has been averaging 20 points and nearly eight rebounds a game this season.