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Tyler Zeller

26-Year-Old    C    Boston Celtics

2016-17 NBA Stats

PTS

5.0

REB

3.6

AST

1.0

STL

0.2

BLK

0.7

2016-17 NBA ROS Projections

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2016-17 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Zeller suffered the consequences of playing on one of the league's deepest teams last season, as he finished with averages of 6.1 points and 3.0 rebounds in just 11.8 minutes per game, by far a career low. After beginning the year as the Celtics' starting center, Zeller quic...

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HT: 7' 0"   WT: 253 lbs   DOB: 1/17/1990  College: North Carolina   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #17 Overall in 2012   Show ContractHide Contract

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Re-signed with the Celtics on a two-year, $16 million contract in July of 2016. Contract includes a team option for the 2017-18 season.

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Zeller received a DNP-Coach's Decision during Monday's loss in Houston.

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Tyler Zeller NBA Stats – Per Game
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2012-13 22 CLE 77 26.4 7.9 5.7 1.2 0.5 0.9 0.0 43.8 76.4 1.2 2.1 3.6 0.1 0.0 3.2 7.3 1.6 2.0
2013-14 23 BOS 70 15.0 5.7 4.0 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.0 53.8 71.9 0.9 1.5 2.6 0.0 0.0 2.2 4.1 1.2 1.7
2013-14 23 CLE 70 15.0 5.7 4.0 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.0 53.8 71.9 0.9 1.5 2.6 0.0 0.0 2.2 4.1 1.2 1.7
2013-14 23 BOS/CLE 140 15.0 5.7 4.0 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.0 53.8 71.9 0.9 1.5 2.6 0.0 0.0 2.2 4.1 1.2 1.7
2014-15 24 BOS 82 21.1 10.2 5.7 1.4 0.2 0.6 0.0 54.9 82.3 0.9 1.8 3.9 0.0 0.0 4.1 7.5 1.9 2.3
2015-16 25 BOS 60 11.8 6.1 3.0 0.5 0.2 0.4 0.0 47.6 81.5 0.8 1.0 1.9 0.0 0.0 2.3 4.8 1.5 1.8
2016-17 26 BOS 20 13.8 5.0 3.6 1.0 0.2 0.7 0.0 49.4 59.1 0.5 1.4 2.3 0.0 0.0 2.2 4.4 0.7 1.1
Rest Of Season Projections 26 BOS 45 9.0 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season projections for Tyler Zeller
2016-17 Projections 26 BOS 56 10.9 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Tyler Zeller

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Tyler Zeller NBA Stats – Recent Stat Breakdown
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Time Period G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
Last 7 Days 3 4.3 0.3 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 50.0 0.3 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.3 0.7
Last 14 Days 6 8.0 2.2 2.2 0.3 0.0 0.5 0.0 50.0 75.0 0.3 1.0 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.8 1.7 0.5 0.7
Last 30 Days 14 10.6 3.6 2.9 0.5 0.1 0.4 0.0 45.5 66.7 0.5 1.3 1.6 0.0 0.0 1.4 3.1 0.7 1.1
Last 5 Games 5 8.0 2.2 1.8 0.4 0.0 0.2 0.0 50.0 75.0 0.4 1.0 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.8 1.6 0.6 0.8
Last 10 Games 10 9.2 2.6 2.8 0.5 0.0 0.3 0.0 42.3 66.7 0.4 1.2 1.6 0.0 0.0 1.1 2.6 0.4 0.6
Last 20 Games 20 13.8 5.0 3.6 1.0 0.2 0.7 0.0 49.4 59.1 0.5 1.4 2.3 0.0 0.0 2.2 4.4 0.7 1.1

 

2016-17 NBA Game Log   Tyler Zeller
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Date Opp MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Dec 5 @HOU Did Not Play
Dec 3 @PHI 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 2 SAC 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Nov 30 DET 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 2
Nov 28 @MIA 25 10 7 2 0 1 1 4 7 2 2 0 0 3 4 4
Nov 25 SAS 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 23 @BKN 8 2 4 0 0 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 1
Nov 21 @MIN 9 2 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
Nov 19 @DET 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Nov 18 GSW 23 5 7 2 0 0 2 2 6 1 2 0 0 3 4 1
Nov 16 DAL 8 4 4 0 0 0 0 2 6 0 0 0 0 2 2 0
Nov 14 @NOP 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 12 @IND 16 7 6 0 0 1 0 3 6 1 2 0 0 4 2 0
Nov 11 NYK 21 11 4 0 2 1 3 3 6 5 7 0 0 1 3 4
Nov 9 @WAS 14 6 2 1 0 1 0 3 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
Nov 6 DEN 26 6 5 2 1 1 1 3 7 0 0 0 0 0 5 5
Nov 3 @CLE 28 11 10 6 0 2 0 5 8 1 2 0 0 3 7 3
Nov 2 CHI 25 11 4 0 1 0 0 5 11 1 2 0 0 3 1 3
Oct 29 @CHA 12 2 4 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 3
Oct 27 @CHI 20 6 5 1 0 2 1 3 9 0 1 0 0 1 4 3
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Oct 26 BKN 16 13 4 3 0 2 1 6 7 1 2 0 0 2 2 2
Tyler Zeller Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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Date Opponent PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
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Tyler Zeller – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#3 Center
Also Listed As:  #6 Power Forward

1.  Al Horford

2.  Kelly Olynyk

3.  Tyler Zeller

4.  Amir Johnson

Boston Celtics

True Shooting Percentage

51.2%

True Shooting % in 2016-17

In 2016-17, Tyler Zeller has a true shooting percentage of 51.2%.

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Tyler Zeller NBA Stats – Per 36 Minutes
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2012-13 22 CLE 77 36.0 10.8 7.8 1.7 0.6 1.2 0.0 43.8 76.4 1.7 2.8 4.9 0.1 0.0 4.3 9.9 2.1 2.8
2013-14 23 BOS 70 36.0 13.7 9.7 1.2 0.6 1.3 0.0 53.8 71.9 2.1 3.5 6.1 0.0 0.0 5.4 10.0 3.0 4.2
2013-14 23 CLE 70 36.0 13.7 9.7 1.2 0.6 1.3 0.0 53.8 71.9 2.1 3.5 6.1 0.0 0.0 5.4 10.0 3.0 4.2
2013-14 23 BOS/CLE 140 36.0 13.7 9.7 1.2 0.6 1.3 0.0 53.8 71.9 2.1 3.5 6.1 0.0 0.0 5.4 10.0 3.0 4.2
2014-15 24 BOS 82 36.0 17.3 9.7 2.4 0.4 1.1 0.0 54.9 82.3 1.6 3.0 6.6 0.0 0.0 7.1 12.9 3.2 3.9
2015-16 25 BOS 60 36.0 18.5 9.0 1.5 0.5 1.1 0.0 47.6 81.5 2.3 3.1 5.9 0.0 0.0 7.0 14.7 4.5 5.5
2016-17 26 BOS 20 36.0 12.9 9.4 2.6 0.5 1.8 0.0 49.4 59.1 1.3 3.5 5.9 0.0 0.0 5.6 11.3 1.7 2.9
Rest Of Season Projections 26 BOS 45 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season projections for Tyler Zeller
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Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Tyler Zeller NBA Stats – Totals
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2012-13 22 CLE 77 2033 610 438 96 35 70 0 43.8 76.4 95 159 279 4 0.0 245 559 120 157
2013-14 23 BOS 70 1049 399 282 36 18 38 0 53.8 71.9 60 103 179 1 0.0 156 290 87 121
2013-14 23 CLE 70 1049 399 282 36 18 38 0 53.8 71.9 60 103 179 1 0.0 156 290 87 121
2013-14 23 BOS/CLE 140 2098 798 564 72 36 76 0 53.8 71.9 120 206 358 2 0.0 312 580 174 242
2014-15 24 BOS 82 1731 833 465 113 18 52 0 54.9 82.3 76 146 319 0 0.0 340 619 153 186
2015-16 25 BOS 60 710 364 178 29 10 22 0 47.6 81.5 46 62 116 0 0.0 138 290 88 108
2016-17 26 BOS 20 276 99 72 20 4 14 0 49.4 59.1 10 27 45 0 0.0 43 87 13 22
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2016-17 Projections 26 BOS 56 612 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Tyler Zeller

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Tyler Zeller NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2012-13 22 CLE 77 26.4 48.6 43.8 11.7 11.6 1.0 10.4
2013-14 23 BOS 70 15.0 58.1 53.8 8.2 13.7 0.6 7.8
2013-14 23 CLE 70 15.0 58.1 53.8 8.2 13.7 0.6 7.8
2013-14 23 BOS/CLE 140 15.0 58.1 53.8 8.2 13.7 0.6 7.8
2014-15 24 BOS 82 21.1 59.4 54.9 12.7 8.5 1.5 13.3
2015-16 25 BOS 60 11.8 53.9 47.6 7.0 11.2 0.6 6.4
2016-17 26 BOS 20 13.8 51.2 49.4 15.8 7.9 2.0 7.3
Rest Of Season Projections 26 BOS 45 9.0 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season projections for Tyler Zeller
2016-17 Projections 26 BOS 56 10.9 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Tyler Zeller

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Tyler Zeller: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Zeller will start at center for Monday's game against the Heat, Manny Navarro of the Miami Herald reports.

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Zeller provided zero points (0-2 FG) and handed out one assist over five minutes in Monday's 106-105 loss to the Pelicans.

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Zeller will come off the bench in Friday's tilt against the Knicks.

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Zeller started at center again Wednesday, producing six points (3-4 FG), two rebounds and one assist across 14 minutes in a 118-93 loss to the Wizards.

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Zeller posted 11 points (5-8 FG, 1-2 FT), 10 rebounds, six assists and two blocks across 28 minutes in Thursday's 128-122 loss to the Cavaliers.

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Zeller started at center and produced 11 points (5-11 FG, 1-2 FT), four rebounds and one steal across 25 minutes in Wednesday's 107-100 win over the Bulls.

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Zeller will start at center during Wednesday's game against the Bulls, Celtics television play-by-play announcer Sean Grande reports.

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Zeller started at center and produced 14 points (5-7 FG, 4-4 FT), three rebounds, three assists and a blocked shot across 24 minutes in Saturday's 104-86 preseason win over the Hornets.

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Zeller re-signed Saturday with the Celtics on a two-year, $16 million contract, Steve Bulpett of the Boston Herald reports.

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Zeller received a qualifying offer from the Celtics on Wednesday, making him a restricted free agent, Steve Bulpett of the Boston Herald reports.

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Zeller scored eight points (4-6 FG) and added five rebounds across 12 minutes in Thursday's 104-92 Game 6 loss to the Hawks.

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Zeller matched his career high by recording a team-high 26 points (9-15 FG, 8-9 FT) to go with four blocks, three rebounds, and two assists across 25 minutes during the Celtics' 124-109 win over the Bucks on Friday.

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2015-16

In moving from Cleveland to Boston last summer, Zeller had his best season in his short three-year career. The former Tar Heel played in all 82 games and increased his scoring (5.7 to 10.2 points per game), free throw shooting (72 to 82 percent) and rebounding (4.0 to 5.7 per game). He also started 59 games due to the Celtics' desperate need for even moderate rim protection. Zeller's modest 0.6 blocks per game ranked second on the team. The concern is that Zeller's 2014-15 season may be his ceiling. This season, Zeller will face stiffer competition for minutes due to the Celtics' offseason acquisitions of David Lee and Amir Johnson. Expect coach Brad Stevens to continuously mix and match frontcourt lineups that will include a healthy dose of Zeller, Lee, Johnson, Jared Sullinger, and Kelly Olynyk. Stevens does a great job of changing lineups to frustrate opponents, but the approach also frustrates fantasy players. Expect Zeller to rotate in and out of the starting lineup and see his 21 minutes per game drop. Likewise, the Celtic rotation will probably again change drastically at the February trade deadline, whn GM Danny Ainge could leverages his bevy of assets to upgrade the roster. Where that will leave Zeller for the second half of the season is yet to be determined.

2014-15

After the Celtics flirted with trading for Kevin Love in the offseason, Zeller's acquisition is what could be called an underwhelming consolation prize. But the former Cavalier gives Boston much-needed size at center and is positioned to be their non-draft acquisition with the most impact. The Celtics were starving for a center last season, often using Jared Sullinger or Kelly Olynyk out of position. In Zeller, the 17th overall pick in the 2012 draft, they get a big who can run the floor, shoot, and defend the rim. The Cavs weren't looking to get rid of him until it became clear they needed the space to sign LeBron James. In 70 games for Cleveland last season, Zeller averaged 5.7 points, 4.0 rebounds, and 0.5 blocks in 15 minutes per game. He's a serviceable young player that wouldn't start for every team but will have the opportunity to compete for the top spot in Boston. Though he's a bit raw, the Celtics can afford to give him the space needed to develop, even as a backup to Sullinger.

2012-13

Zeller had a solid career at North Carolina before being chosen with the 17th pick in the 2012 NBA Draft by Dallas before being sent to Cleveland. Zeller has size but despite that fact, he only averaged 9.6 rebounds and 1.5 blocks per game his senior season. His upside is limited, but most folks think he can become a respectable starting center in this league. He will get enough playing time to pull down a handful of rebounds per game while swatting the occasional shot, but his points totals should not be all that special.