Tyler Zeller





7 ft0 in

/ 2.13m


253 lbs

/ 114.8kg


All Dunks of the Day, 04/09/2019

0021801210 MEM DET RECAP

Andre Drummond puts up 20 points and 17 boards as Detroit beats Memphis.

0021801210 - Tyler Zeller - Detroit Pistons - Memphis Grizzlies - Dunk - 3Q

0021801201 - Tyler Zeller - Dallas Mavericks - Memphis Grizzlies - 2-pointer - 2Q

All Dunks of the Day, 04/05/2019

0021801187_Memphis Grizzlies with a 13-0 Run vs. Dallas Mavericks

0011800056 - Tyler Zeller - Milwaukee Bucks - Oklahoma City Thunder - Assist - 2Q

0041700115 MIL BOS GAME 5 RECAP

Al Horford notches a double-double with 22 points and 14 rebounds to lift the Celtics over the Bucks in a 92-87 Game 5 win.

0041700114 BOS MIL RECAP

Giannis Antetokounmpo drops 27 points and grabs seven rebounds as the Bucks defeat the Celtics 104-102 to even out the series at 2-2.

0021701223 - Tyler Zeller - Milwaukee Bucks - Philadelphia 76ers - Block - 3Q

0021701152 MIL DEN RECAP

Paul Millsap, Nikola Jokic, and Jamal Murray combine for 88 points as the Nuggets get the win in overtime over the Bucks, 128-125.

0021701152 MIL DEN Zeller And1 Q3

Good passing by the Bucks leads to the Tyler Zeller and-one layup.

0021701136 MIL LAL RECAP

Eric Bledsoe goes off for 39 points and dishes out six assists as the Bucks defeat the Lakers in a 124-122 overtime thriller.


Brandon Jennings gets a screen from Tyler Zeller and rewards the big man with a pass for the and-one jumper.

0021700947 PHI MIL Zeller dunk and injury q4 wsc

Tyler Zeller heads to the locker room after going up for the dunk and coming down hard with an injury.

0021700865 DEN MIL RECAP

Nikola Jokic notches a triple-double with 30 points 15 rebounds, and 17 assists as the Nuggets get the win, 134-123.


Giannis Antetokounmpo throws Tyler Zeller an alley-oop and Zeller finishes the lob with a layup.


Khris Middleton finds Tyler Zeller cutting to the basket for a layup.

0021700729 bkn min RECAP

Andrew Wiggins scores 21 points and Karl-Anthony Towns puts up a double-double with 16 points and 19 rebounds as the Timberwolves defeat the Nets, 111-97.

0021700729 bkn min zeller layup q2

Tyler Zeller gets the tough layup to fall and draws the foul.


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.

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