Cody Zeller agrees to one-year deal with Portland Trailblazers

  • 08/03/2021 8:38 am in

Former Indiana center Cody Zeller has a new home in the NBA.

The 28-year old, who was drafted No. 4 overall by Charlotte in 2013, has agreed to a one-year deal with Portland according to Adrian Wojnarowski of

Zeller has spent his entire NBA career in Charlotte, where he averaged 8.7 points and six rebounds over eight seasons. The Washington, Indiana native has earned more than $72 million since declaring for the NBA draft following his sophomore season in Bloomington.

According to Aaron J. Fentress, who covers Portland for The Oregonian, Zeller’s deal is for the veteran minimum.

Zeller’s most productive NBA season came back in 2019-20, when he averaged 11.1 points and 7.1 rebounds per game for the Hornets over 58 games.

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