|Apr. 22 3:06 PM PT4:06 PM MT5:06 PM CT6:06 PM ET22:06 GMT6:06 3:06 PM MST5:06 PM EST2:06 UAE (+1)00:0618:06 ET5:06 PM CT21:06 - Zeller will be rehabbing the next three months after undergoing successful surgery to repair a tendon in his right shoulder.
Analysis: He also had a bone spur and scar tissue removed from the shoulder on Wednesday. Zeller stepped into a starter role midway through the season and averaged career bests in points (7.6), rebounds (5.8) and assists (1.6) in 62 games. The 7-foot Zeller also participated in the BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge at All-Star Weekend. Zeller missed 19 of the final 20 games of the season with right shoulder injuries.
|Mar. 12 10:48 AM PT11:48 AM MT12:48 PM CT1:48 PM ET17:48 GMT1:48 10:48 AM MST12:48 PM EST21:48 UAE18:4813:48 ET11:48 AM CT16:48 - Zeller has a right shoulder sprain for Charlotte.
Analysis: The injury could cost him the rest of the season.
|Jan. 31 8:22 PM PT9:22 PM MT10:22 PM CT11:22 PM ET4:22 GMT12:22 9:22 PM MST11:22 PM EST8:22 UAE05:2223:22 ET10:22 PM CT2:22 - Zeller scored a career-high 21 points in Saturday's win at Denver.
Analysis: Zeller shot 10 of 11 from the floor in by far his best game since turning pro last season. He added eight rebounds, three steals and two blocks.
|Jan. 9 9:18 PM PT10:18 PM MT11:18 PM CT12:18 AM ET5:18 GMT13:18 10:18 PM MST12:18 AM EST9:18 UAE06:180:18 ET11:18 PM CT3:18 - Zeller returned to the Hornets' lineup Saturday.
Analysis: Zeller did not play Thursday due to a shoulder injury he suffered in Wednesday's game.
|Jan. 5 8:26 PM PT9:26 PM MT10:26 PM CT11:26 PM ET4:26 GMT12:26 9:26 PM MST11:26 PM EST8:26 UAE05:2623:26 ET10:26 PM CT2:26 - Zeller notched a career-high 20 points on Monday against Boston.
Analysis: The second-year forward is averaging 8.0 points this season.
|Dec. 13 9:56 PM PT10:56 PM MT11:56 PM CT12:56 AM ET5:56 GMT13:56 10:56 PM MST12:56 AM EST9:56 UAE06:560:56 ET11:56 PM CT3:56 - Zeller scored just six points Friday in Charlotte's loss to Memphis, but he recorded a career-best four blocks.
Analysis: Zeller played more than 30 minutes for the fifth time in his career. Still, he possesses very little fantasy value.
|July 8 2:54 PM PT3:54 PM MT4:54 PM CT5:54 PM ET21:54 GMT5:54 2:54 PM MST4:54 PM EST1:54 UAE (+1)23:5417:54 ET4:54 PM CT20:54 - It's expected second-year player Cody Zeller will take the departed McRoberts' spot in Charlotte's starting lineup.
Analysis: Zeller, the No. 4 pick in the 2013 draft, played in 82 games with three starts as a rookie and averaged six points and four rebounds per game last season. However, he showed dramatic improvement in the second half of the season - and said he's ready to take on a starting role. He will be guided by Hornets associate head coach Patrick Ewing.
Regular Season Stats