Hornets starting Cody Zeller on Saturday, Bismack Biyombo to bench

Charlotte Hornets center Cody Zeller is starting in Saturday's lineup against the New York Knicks.

What It Means:

Zeller will make his 21st start this season after Bismack Biyombo was sent to the bench against the Knicks. In a challenging matchup against a New York defense ranked first in points allowed per game this season, our models project Zeller to score 22.7 FanDuel points at the salary of $5,200.

Zeller's projection includes 9.5 points, 7.0 rebounds, and 1.7 assists.

Source: Rod Boone