Tyler Zeller




SEASON 18.5 56.3 0 33.3 9.5 4.5 4 4
CAREER STATS 19.1 50.1 0 78.1 7.6 4.7 1 0.6


7 ft0 in

/ 2.13m


253 lbs

/ 114.8kg



Jabari Parker goes baseline and gets blocked by Tyler Zeller.


Tyler Zeller denies Miles Plumlee of the jam.


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Marcus Smart dumps it off to Tyler Zeller for the easy deuce.

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Marcus Smart brings the ball up the court and feeds the cutting Tyler Zeller for the bucket.

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Avery Bradley cleans up the miss off the glass and makes the nice put back bucket.


Jae Crowder scores 22 points with 4 assists as the Celtics beat the Jazz 100-95 on Monday night.


Evan Turner dishes the sweet pass behind his back to Tyler Zeller who makes the layup.


Greg Monroe scores 29 points and grabs 12 rebounds to spark the Bucks to end a five-game losing streak with a 112-111 victory over the Celtics.

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Isaiah Thomas scores 22 points adds nine assists to help the Celtics defeat the Kings for their fourth straight win.

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Jeremy Lin dishes the sweet pass to Tyler Zeller for the dunk.

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Amir Johnson finds Tyler Zeller who flushes down the two-handed jam.


On the break after the Avery Bradley block, Marcus Smart finds Tyler Zeller with the wrap-around pass for the layup.


On the break after the Avery Bradley block, Marcus Smart finds Tyler Zeller with the wrap-around pass for the layup.


Isaiah Thomas has 20 points and eight assists, and the Celtics beat the Knicks in a 97-89 victory on Tuesday night.


Avery Bradley makes the block and Marcus Smart delivers the beautiful dish to Tyler Zeller for the bucket.


DeMar DeRozan scores 23 points, grabs seven rebounds and hands out six assists to lead the Raptors past the Celtics, 113-103.


Isaiah Thomas scores 27 points with seven assists to top Jahlil Okafor's rookie debut with 26 points as the Celtics win it 112-95.


Hollis Thompson is blocked by Tyler Zeller when trapped by Avery Bradley on a contested jumper.

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Marcus Smart scores 10 points, Amir Johnson adds 8 and 13 rebounds as the Celtics rout the Sixers 81-65.


Professional History

2013-14 SEASON:
Notched his 3rd double-double of the season with 22 points on 9-11 (.818) shooting, 11 rebounds and two blocks in 26 minutes against Brooklyn on Apr. 16… Scored in double figures for the 3rd straight game after finishing with 12 points and seven rebounds in 26 minutes off the bench against Boston on Apr. 12… Had 11 points and six rebounds in 19 minutes off the bench at Milwaukee on Apr. 11… Collected 18 points on 9-11 (.818) shooting, six rebounds and two blocks in 24 minutes off the bench against Detroit on Apr. 9.

2012-13 SEASON:
Played in 77 game (55 starts)…averaged 7.9 points on .438 shooting, 5.7 rebounds and 0.9 blocks in 26.3 minutes per game…as a starter, averaged 8.3 points on .434 shooting, 6.0 rebounds and 1.0 block in 28.0 minutes per game…also shot .764 from the free throw line, the second highest among all rookie centers…among rookies with a minimum of 70 games played, ranked 1st in offensive rebounds per game, 2nd in defensive rebounds per game, 2nd in total rebounds per game, 2nd in blocks per game and 7th in points per game…also recorded seven double-doubles, which was tied for 4th among all NBA rookies…scored 15 points and grabbed seven rebounds in his fourth NBA game on Nov. 5 at L.A. Clippers…came off the bench to score 14 points, pull down 10 rebounds (four offensive) and block two shots in 31 minutes against Portland on Dec. 1…in his first career start, scored a career-high 20 points on 9-15 (.600) shooting while adding three rebounds at Boston on Dec. 19…set a career-high in blocks with four and tallied 13 points and six rebounds at Sacramento on Jan. 14…grabbed a season-best 14 rebounds and added 13 points on 6-12 (.500) shooting and three blocks in 38 minutes at Utah on Jan. 19…averaged 9.1 rebounds during a nine-game stretch from Jan. 9-26…tallied 16 points on 7-10 (.700) shooting, nine rebounds, four assists and one block versus San Antonio on Feb. 13…pulled down a season-high six offensive rebounds (seven total) and scored 16 points against Orlando on Feb. 23…scored four points in the BBVA Rising Stars Challenge for Team Shaq at All-Star Weekend…scored 10-19 points 26 times and 20 or more points once…led the team in rebounds 11 times, assists once, steals three times and blocks 33 times…missed games from Nov. 7-13 with a non-displaced fracture of left orbital bone/ concussion…missed game on March 4 due to illness…was NWT once on the season…was placed on the Inactive List four times for the season.

Selected in the first round (17th overall pick) of the 2012 NBA Draft by the Dallas Mavericks ... Traded by the Dallas Mavericks with Kelenna Azubuike to the Cleveland Cavaliers in exchange for the 24th, 33rd and 34th overall picks of the 2012 NBA Draft on July 28th 2012 ... Traded by the Cleveland Cavaliers to the Boston Celtics in a three-team trade involving the Brooklyn Nets on July 10, 2014.

Played in 117 game (75 starts) for North Carolina with averages of 12.8 points on .542 shooting, 6.7 rebounds and 1.1 blocks in 23.1 minutes per game…during his senior year, averaged 16.3 points, 9.6 rebounds and 1.5 blocks in 28.2 minutes per game…selected as ACC Player of the Year…finalist for the John R. Wooden Award…first-team All-America (Wooden) and second-team by the AP, NABC, Sporting News, USBWA and Basketball Times…top 10 finalist for the Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award…named USBWA’s District Player of the Year and an NABC All-District selection…won the Skip Prosser Award as the ACC’s top scholar-athlete in men’s basketball in ACC play…led the league in field goal percentage (.569) and offensive boards (4.0), and was second in rebounds (9.7), third in scoring (18.5) and sixth in free throw percentage (.833)…averaged 19.8 points and 10.7 rebounds and shot 63.7 percent against ACC teams that made the NCAA Tournament…scored 31 points versus Appalachian State and 30 (20-23 FTs) versus Maryland…had 20 points and career-high 22 boards versus Ohio in the NCAA Tournament…shot 9-of-11 in road win at Duke…totaled 18 points and 18 rebounds at Wake Forest and 21 points and 17 rebounds versus NC State…became the third ACC player to win Academic All-America of the Year honors…as a junior, averaged 15.7 points on .547 shooting, 7.2 rebounds and 1.2 blocks in 28.1 minutes per game…tied for the team lead in scoring and second in rebounding…led the ACC in field goal percentage in all games (.547) and ACC games (.580)…posted a career-high 32 points versus Long Island University in the 2011 NCAA Tournament…earned First Team All-ACC Tournament honors…as a sophomore, averaged 9.3 points and 4.6 rebounds in 17.4 minutes per game…missed 10 ACC games with a stress fracture in his right foot. UNC went 2-8 in that span…recorded 17 points and 10 boards versus Georgia Tech…as a freshman, averaged 3.1points on .472 shooting and 2.0 rebounds in 7.8 minutes per game…was a member of the 2009 National Champions…started the first two games he played…led Carolina with 18 points in his collegiate debut against Penn…missed more than three months with a broken wrist.

Uncle, Al Eberhard, played for Pistons…brother, Cody, was the 2012 Big Ten Freshman of the Year at Indiana University…older brother, Luke, played for the Austin Toros of the NBA D-League this past season.

Career Snapshot

Advanced Player Stats

Traditional Season Stats

Season2016 2GP 36MIN 9FGM 16FGA 56.3FG% 03PM 03PA 03P% 1FTM 3FTA 33.3FT% 3OREB 6DREB 9REB 4AST 2TOV 0STL 4BLK 5PF 0DD2 0TD3 19PTS -7+/-

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