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Who is more important: Kelly Olynyk or Jared Sullinger? CelticsLife roundtable

Sparked by a few recent publications that seemed to suggest that Kelly Olynyk was the most valuable young big man on the Boston Celtics, the CelticsLife staff decided to get together to weigh in on this very subject:'Good Son' like scenario, you've got pick one, who you got; Jared Sullinger or Kelly Olynyk. Here's what our staff had to sayBurak TekinSullinger. Yes...
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August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Olynyk says wrist injury is not career-ending

Kelly Olynyk is back in the area (Canobie Lake Park in New Hampshire) after an exhibition tour with the Canadian national team. He commented on his mysterious wrist injury, first reported by a fan on Twitter: “You’re always going, going, going, and it’s hard to get a little break,” said Olynyk. “But hopefully after [the camps] I’ll be able to relax for a week or so, then...
Via Red's Army
August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Kelly Olynyk Confirms He Tweaked His Wrist Playing For Team Canada

Kelly Olynyk has had quite the overseas tour. Playing for Team Canada as part of a trip across Europe, the Boston Celtics forward landed on the blooper reel a week ago when he got his foot stuck in a billboard while chasing down a loose ball. A few days later, Olynyk sat out an exhibition game against Turkey, sparking a few rumors that he might be injured. The 23-year-old confirmed...
August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Kelly Olynyk suffers wrist injury

It seems Paul George is not the only one to suffer an injury preparing for international games. While of course menial in severity compared to George's horrific misfortune, Olynyk reportedly suffered a wrist injury.The report comes from a fan watching Team Canada:Hi @CelticsLife from Seville. Kelly Olynyk is out today from Canada Team. Jay Triano confirm wrist damage. He'...
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August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Tidbits from Kelly Olynyk's European tour with Team Canada

As we've mentioned before, Kelly Olynyk is currently playing for the Canadian National Team in a series of exhibition games in Europe (Canada did not qualify for this summer's FIBA World Cup).  Besides getting his foot stuck in a billboard, here's what else has been going on:#SMNT player @KellyOlynyk in #CorunaSpain signing autographs— Jason...
Via Celtics Life
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Kelly Olynyk Gets Foot Caught In Baseline Billboard

Note: Apologies for the weird music and crappy video quality, but it’s all we have to work with at the moment. The Canadian men’s basketball team isn’t participating in the upcoming FIBA World Cup, so it’s currently on an 11-game exhibition tour of Europe in order to help strengthen and build up the program. The latest tour stop came Monday against Serbia, where the Canadians...
Via Next Impulse Sports
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Kelly Olynyk Gains Experience In 78-73 Loss To Serbia

The Boston Celtics Kelly Olynyk had a big game for Team Canada in Trieste Italy as Serbia showed the Canadians how it's done winning 78-73. The 23-year-old 7' Olynyk had 11 points, a game high 9 rebounds and 4 assists in 22.5 minutes off the bench, but he also had a game high 6 turnovers.
Via Pro Bball Report
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Kelly Olynyk’s foot got stuck in courtside billboard during international friendly

Since the Paul George injury during the Team USA scrimmage, many people are starting to pay more attention to the sidelines of basketball games. Recently, Boston Celtics Kelly Olynyk was playing in an international tournament for Team Canada in Italy and got one of his feet caught in a sideline billboard. Check out the below video which shows Kelly’s foot getting lodged in a billboard...
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August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Kelly Olynyk teams up with “Jr. NBA” in Vietnam

Kelly Olynyk just wrapped up a trip to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam where he teamed up with local youth for the “Junior NBA” training camp. From ESPN Boston: Kelly Olynyk of the Boston Celtics will be in Ho Chi Minh City to participate in the Jr. NBA Vietnam 2014 presented by Dutch Lady National Training Camp to help coach participants from all over the country vying to become Jr...
Via Red's Army
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

A Look at Kelly Olynyk at Rookie Photo Shoot

Today was the NBA Rookie Photo shoot and pictures have been surfacing on Twitter and Instagram of all the rookies having fun and posing for their first official photos as pro basketball players. The first to surface was a fun photo of all the rookies sitting down to lunch in their team jerseys. KO is sitting at the head of the table. I wonder if that's an omen? Kelly...
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