Nerlens Noel (ankle) starting for Knicks Wednesday; Taj Gibson back to bench

New York Knicks forward/center Nerlens Noel is in the lineup Wednesday in the team's game against the Denver Nuggets.

What It Means:

Noel was listed as questionable to play due to an ankle injury after missing the last game, but he's been cleared to return. He'll also return to the starting lineup, sending Taj Gibson back to a bench role.

Our models project Noel for 5.9 points, 6.9 rebounds, 1.2 assists and 24.1 FanDuel points across 26.4 minutes of action.