This will be Zeller’s third NBA team.
The Brooklyn Nets are signing former UNC big man Tyler Zeller to a two-year contract, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski.
The 27-year-old Zeller spent the last three seasons with the Boston Celtics after playing his first two seasons with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
He was originally a first-round pick of the Dallas Mavericks in 2012.
Free agent center Tyler Zeller is finalizing a two-year deal with the Brooklyn Nets, league sources tell ESPN.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) September 11, 2017
Zeller averaged 3.5 points and 2.4 rebounds per game for the Celtics last season.
His best year as a pro came in 2014-15, when he averaged 10.2 points and 5.7 rebounds while appearing in all 82 games and making 59 starts for Boston.