Celtics release recently acquired guard-forward Zoran Dragic

BOSTON -- The Boston Celtics have waived Zoran Dragic, the team announced on Monday.

The 6-foot-5 guard-forward was acquired this summer in a trade with the Miami Heat for a second-round draft pick and cash.

Dragic appeared in 16 games for Miami and the Phoenix Suns last season. He averaged 1.8 points in 4.7 minutes.