Coach David Fizdale said Gibson (foot) will start at center Saturday against the Hornets, Ian Begley of SportsNet New York reports.
Gibson was deemed probable due to left foot soreness, but there doesn't appear to be much question about his availability for Saturday. The veteran big man will make his fifth straight start at center while Mitchell Robinson comes off the bench. Nov 15 3:15 pm (EST)
- Gibson didn't practice Friday due to a sore left plantar fascia but is considered probable for Saturday's game against Charlotte.
- Gibson generated 17 points (8-10 FG, 1-1 FT), five rebounds, two assists and two steals in 26 minutes during Tuesday's 120-102 loss to the Bulls.
- Gibson will start Friday against the Mavericks, Ian Begley of SportsNet New York reports. All Taj Gibson News
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