Tyler Zeller Out With Concussion
Cavaliers center Tyler Zeller sustained a left cheek contusion with 5:39 remaining in the fourth quarter of Monday night’s game against the Los Angeles Clippers.
He did not return to play and X-rays taken at the Staples Center were negative. He traveled with the team to San Francisco following the game and was re-examined at Stanford Hospital and Clinics, where a CT scan revealed a non-displaced fracture of his left orbital bone in his cheek
Zeller also suffered a concussion as a result of the injury and has been placed in the NBA’s concussion protocol process. He will continue to be monitored and evaluated.