the Washington Wizards will likely sign Taj Gibson.

 The veteran forward was waived by the New York Knicks on Friday.

The New York Knicks waived Taj Gibson on Friday, and according to Charania he will likely join the Wizards.     

According to Charania Tweet : "Taj Gibson plans to sign with the Washington Wizards once he clears waivers on Sunday

Gibson was released today by New York and would give Washington an accomplished veteran big man."

Gibson averaged 4.4 points and 4.4 rebounds per game for the Knicks last season

He has also played for the Minnesota Timberwolves, Oklahoma City Thunder and Chicago Bulls.