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"Sooo, when is Tyler Zeller going to look impressive?"
At this point, your guess is as good as mine.
During mid-February, I thought Zeller was starting to turn a corner. He played extremely well against the San Antonio Spurs, dropping 16 points to go along with nine rebounds and four assists. He followed this up with 10 points in a win against the New Orleans Hornets and then a 16-point, seven-rebound effort in a win over the Orlando Magic.
Sadly, it would be 10 games and nearly a month later before Zeller would hit double digits in scoring again. Fatigue had begun to set in, understandable for a rookie thrust into a starting job.
The fact of the matter is, Zeller just wasn't impressive this season. He's highly skilled, intelligent and hard working, all of which should bode well for his future, however.
If the Cavs expected their starting center position to be filled for the next 10 years with Zeller, they'll be gravely disappointed.
If they want a solid big who can play either post position effectively off the bench, then Zeller should be able to meet expectations for years to come.