Pacers officially sign forward Kevin Seraphin, guard Nick Zeisloft


INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Pacers have signed veteran free agent forward/center Kevin Seraphin to a guaranteed contract and rookie guard Nick Zeisloft to a partially-guaranteed one giving him a chance to make the team.

The 6-10 Seraphin was the 17th overall pick by the Chicago Bulls in the 2010 draft. Born in French Guiana, Seraphin was traded to Washington in July 2010, and played with the Wizards for five seasons before playing with the New York Knicks last season. He has career averages of 6.1 points and 3.5 rebounds per game.

The 6-4 Zeisloft played last season at Indiana University where he averaged 6.5 points and 1.6 rebounds per game

Terms were not disclosed by the team in Thursday’s announcement.