Taj Gibson

Basketball Player Profile

Taj Gibson

Date of birth:Jun 24, 1985

Height: 2m05 / 6-9

Position: PF

Nationality: American

Draft: round 1, pick 26 (2009)

University: USC

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2020-2021 Regular Season

Taj Gibson averages in NBA

  • Pts

    5.2

  • Reb

    5.6

  • Ast

    0.8

  • Eff

    10.7

Taj Gibson is a basketball player born on June 24, 1985. His height is six foot nine (2m05 / 6-9). He is a power forward who most recently played for New York Knicks in NBA.

Regular season stats for Taj Gibson

Basketball Career Averages

Season League Team Reb Ast Pts
06-07 NCAA USC Trojans logoUSC Trojans 8.8 1.3 12.7
07-08 NCAA USC Trojans logoUSC Trojans 7.7 1.4 10.7
08-09 NCAA USC Trojans logoUSC Trojans 9.1 1.3 14.3
09-10 USA-1 Chicago Bulls logoChicago Bulls 7.5 0.9 9.0
10-11 USA-1 Chicago Bulls logoChicago Bulls 5.7 0.7 7.1
11-12 USA-1 Chicago Bulls logoChicago Bulls 5.3 0.7 7.7
12-13 USA-1 Chicago Bulls logoChicago Bulls 5.3 0.9 8.0
13-14 USA-1 Chicago Bulls logoChicago Bulls 6.8 1.1 13.0
14-15 USA-1 Chicago Bulls logoChicago Bulls 6.4 1.1 10.4
15-16 USA-1 Chicago Bulls logoChicago Bulls 6.9 1.5 8.6
16-17 USA-1 Chicago Bulls logoChicago Bulls 6.9 1.1 11.6
16-17 USA-1 Oklahoma City Thunder logoOklahoma City Thunder 4.5 0.6 9.0
17-18 USA-1 Minnesota Timberwolves logoMinnesota Timberwolves 7.1 1.2 12.2
18-19 USA-1 Minnesota Timberwolves logoMinnesota Timberwolves 6.6 1.2 10.8
19-20 USA-1 New York Knicks logoNew York Knicks 4.3 0.8 6.1
20-21 USA-1 New York Knicks logoNew York Knicks 5.6 0.8 5.2

Boxscore glossary

Basketball stats abbreviations

  • MIN: Minutes played
  • 2M-2A: Two-points field goal maid, attempted
  • 3M-3A: Three-points field goal maid, attempted
  • FG%: Field goal percentage
  • 1M-1A: Free throws made, attempted
  • 1%: Free throw percentage
  • Or: Offensive rebounds
  • Dr: Defensive rebounds
  • Reb: Total rebounds
  • Ast: Assists
  • Stl: Steals
  • Blk: Blocks
  • Fo: Personal fouls
  • Pts: Points scored
  • Eff: Efficiency

Basketball Career Averages

Playoffs and International Competitions

Basketball career

Taj Gibson's career

the New York Knicks

2020-2021 season with New York

Taj Gibson averaged 5.2 points, 5.6 rebounds and 0.8 assists per game, playing 28 games with the New York Knicks, during the 2020-2021 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 11 points in 20 minutes against the Detroit Pistons on April 04, 2021. He grabbed a season-high 11 rebounds in 24 minutes against the Golden State Warriors on February 24, 2021. He dished a season-high 4 assists in 34 minutes against the Milwaukee Bucks on March 28, 2021.

He scored in double figures 3 times in 28 games.

the New York Knicks

2019-2020 season with New York

Taj Gibson averaged 6.1 points, 4.3 rebounds and 0.8 assists per game, playing 62 games with the New York Knicks, during the 2019-2020 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 19 points in 29 minutes against the Orlando Magic on February 07, 2020. He grabbed a season-high 10 rebounds in 23 minutes against the Houston Rockets on March 03, 2020. He dished a season-high 4 assists in 21 minutes against the Detroit Pistons on November 07, 2019.

He scored in double figures 16 times in 62 games.

the Minnesota Timberwolves

2018-2019 season with Minnesota

Taj Gibson averaged 10.8 points, 6.6 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game, playing 70 games with the Minnesota Timberwolves, during the 2018-2019 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 25 points in 30 minutes against the New York Knicks on March 11, 2019. He grabbed a season-high 15 rebounds in 29 minutes against the Dallas Mavericks on January 12, 2019. He dished a season-high 5 assists in 17 minutes against the Utah Jazz on March 15, 2019.

He scored in double figures 42 times in 70 games. He had 20 points or more 2 times. He recorded 14 double-doubles.

the Minnesota Timberwolves

2017-2018 season with Minnesota

Taj Gibson averaged 12.2 points, 7.1 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game, playing 82 games with the Minnesota Timberwolves, during the 2017-2018 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 28 points in 39 minutes against the Los Angeles Lakers on February 15, 2018. He grabbed a season-high 14 rebounds in 36 minutes against the Denver Nuggets on April 05, 2018. He dished a season-high 4 assists in 37 minutes against the Houston Rockets on January 18, 2018.

He scored in double figures 55 times in 82 games. He had 20 points or more 5 times. He recorded 18 double-doubles.

the Oklahoma City Thunder

2016-2017 season with OKC

Taj Gibson averaged 9.0 points, 4.5 rebounds and 0.6 assists per game, playing 23 games with the Oklahoma City Thunder, during the 2016-2017 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 17 points in 24 minutes against the Brooklyn Nets on March 14, 2017. He grabbed a season-high 8 rebounds in 24 minutes against the Brooklyn Nets on March 14, 2017. He dished a season-high 2 assists in 26 minutes against the Utah Jazz on February 28, 2017.

He scored in double figures 11 times in 23 games.

the Chicago Bulls

2016-2017 season with Chicago

Taj Gibson averaged 11.6 points, 6.9 rebounds and 1.1 assists per game, playing 55 games with the Chicago Bulls, during the 2016-2017 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 23 points in 40 minutes against the Cleveland Cavaliers on December 02, 2016. He grabbed a season-high 16 rebounds in 32 minutes against the New Orleans Pelicans on January 14, 2017. He dished a season-high 5 assists in 40 minutes against the Cleveland Cavaliers on December 02, 2016.

He scored in double figures 38 times in 55 games. He had 20 points or more 2 times. He recorded 11 double-doubles.

the Chicago Bulls

2015-2016 season with Chicago

Taj Gibson averaged 8.6 points, 6.9 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game, playing 73 games with the Chicago Bulls, during the 2015-2016 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 18 points in 33 minutes against the Sacramento Kings on March 21, 2016. He grabbed a season-high 14 rebounds in 37 minutes against the Indiana Pacers on December 30, 2015. He dished a season-high 7 assists in 30 minutes against the Washington Wizards on February 24, 2016.

He scored in double figures 27 times in 73 games. He recorded 7 double-doubles.

the Chicago Bulls

2014-2015 season with Chicago

Taj Gibson averaged 10.4 points, 6.4 rebounds and 1.1 assists per game, playing 62 games with the Chicago Bulls, during the 2014-2015 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 23 points in 44 minutes against the Milwaukee Bucks on November 05, 2014. He grabbed a season-high 17 rebounds in 37 minutes against the Atlanta Hawks on December 15, 2014. He dished a season-high 6 assists in 41 minutes against the LA Clippers on November 17, 2014.

He scored in double figures 37 times in 62 games. He had 20 points or more 3 times. He recorded 8 double-doubles.

the Chicago Bulls

2013-2014 season with Chicago

Taj Gibson averaged 13.0 points, 6.8 rebounds and 1.1 assists per game, playing 82 games with the Chicago Bulls, during the 2013-2014 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 26 points in 44 minutes against the New Orleans Pelicans on December 02, 2013. He grabbed a season-high 15 rebounds in 31 minutes against the Dallas Mavericks on February 28, 2014. He dished a season-high 5 assists in 46 minutes against the Atlanta Hawks on February 11, 2014.

He scored in double figures 57 times in 82 games. He had 20 points or more 12 times. He recorded 15 double-doubles.

the Chicago Bulls

2012-2013 season with Chicago

Taj Gibson averaged 8.0 points, 5.3 rebounds and 0.9 assists per game, playing 65 games with the Chicago Bulls, during the 2012-2013 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 21 points in 45 minutes against the Orlando Magic on January 02, 2013. He grabbed a season-high 19 rebounds in 45 minutes against the Atlanta Hawks on February 02, 2013. He dished a season-high 5 assists in 18 minutes against the Milwaukee Bucks on November 26, 2012.

He scored in double figures 22 times in 65 games. He had 20 points or more 1 time. He recorded 5 double-doubles.

the Chicago Bulls

2011-2012 season with Chicago

Taj Gibson averaged 7.7 points, 5.3 rebounds and 0.7 assists per game, playing 63 games with the Chicago Bulls, during the 2011-2012 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 19 points in 24 minutes against the Atlanta Hawks on March 28, 2012. He grabbed a season-high 13 rebounds in 26 minutes against the New York Knicks on March 12, 2012. He dished a season-high 4 assists in 22 minutes against the Philadelphia 76ers on March 17, 2012.

He scored in double figures 19 times in 63 games. He recorded 4 double-doubles.

the Chicago Bulls

2010-2011 season with Chicago

Taj Gibson averaged 7.1 points, 5.7 rebounds and 0.7 assists per game, playing 80 games with the Chicago Bulls, during the 2010-2011 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 18 points in 34 minutes against the New York Knicks on November 04, 2010. He grabbed a season-high 18 rebounds in 29 minutes against the Dallas Mavericks on November 19, 2010. He dished a season-high 3 assists in 40 minutes against the Los Angeles Lakers on November 23, 2010.

He scored in double figures 18 times in 80 games. He recorded 6 double-doubles.

the Chicago Bulls

2009-2010 season with Chicago

Taj Gibson averaged 9.0 points, 7.5 rebounds and 0.9 assists per game, playing 82 games with the Chicago Bulls, during the 2009-2010 NBA regular-season. He set his season-high with 22 points in 26 minutes against the Brooklyn Nets on March 27, 2010. He grabbed a season-high 16 rebounds in 30 minutes against the New York Knicks on February 17, 2010. He dished a season-high 4 assists in 33 minutes against the Houston Rockets on March 22, 2010.

He scored in double figures 35 times in 82 games. He had 20 points or more 4 times. He recorded 18 double-doubles.

 USC Trojans

2008-2009 season with USC Trojans

Taj Gibson averaged 14.3 points, 9.1 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game, playing 34 games with USC Trojans, during the 2008-2009 NCAA regular-season. He set his season-high with 25 points in 32 minutes against Pepperdine Waves on December 15, 2008. He grabbed a season-high 18 rebounds in 31 minutes against North Dakota State Bison on December 20, 2008. He dished a season-high 5 assists in 36 minutes against Boston College Eagles on March 20, 2009.

He scored in double figures 29 times in 34 games. He had 20 points or more 6 times. He recorded 15 double-doubles.

 USC Trojans

2007-2008 season with USC Trojans

Taj Gibson averaged 10.7 points, 7.7 rebounds and 1.4 assists per game, playing 29 games with USC Trojans, during the 2007-2008 NCAA regular-season. He set his season-high with 21 points in 41 minutes against California Golden Bears on March 06, 2008. He grabbed a season-high 14 rebounds in 28 minutes against Oregon State Beavers on January 24, 2008. He dished a season-high 5 assists in 36 minutes against UCLA Bruins on January 19, 2008.

He scored in double figures 16 times in 29 games. He had 20 points or more 3 times. He recorded 4 double-doubles.

 USC Trojans

2006-2007 season with USC Trojans

Taj Gibson averaged 12.7 points, 8.8 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game, playing 34 games with USC Trojans, during the 2006-2007 NCAA regular-season. He set his season-high with 22 points in 41 minutes against Washington Huskies on December 28, 2006. He grabbed a season-high 18 rebounds in 35 minutes against Long Beach State 49ers on November 24, 2006. He dished a season-high 5 assists in 31 minutes against California Golden Bears on February 24, 2007.

He scored in double figures 26 times in 34 games. He had 20 points or more 2 times. He recorded 10 double-doubles.