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Another 20-plus game for a late second-round pick? Not bad.
Ryan Kelly has been another one of those bright spots for the Los Angeles Lakers in what’s otherwise been an extremely dismal season.
In fact, the rookie had his first 20 and 10 game last night against the Denver Nuggets.
Kelly registered 24 points and 11 rebounds in 33 minutes of action. He also...
Ryan Kelly is far from big time.
The Lakers rookie forward received a painful reminder of that when the team bus didn’t wait for him following L.A.’s 107-104 victory Friday over the Boston Celtics at TD Garden. Even after posting a career-high 20 points on 6-of-12 shooting in 34 minutes, Kelly needed to hail a cab to go back to the team hotel.
The Lakers are noticing his progress...
The Lakers have recalled Ryan Kelly and Elias Harris from the D-Fenders. They’ll both be available tomorrow against Golden State. Harris has yet to play this season. As for Kelly he is averaging 3.0 points.
One of my followers mentioned the following
@AbramianStefan I think both can help. Kelly is a great stretch 4 and Harris definitely fits D’Antonis system at 3 or 4. Talented...
It didn’t take long for Ryan Kelly to spark a favorable impression.
Moments after making his Lakers debut in last week’s preseason loss to Golden State in Beijing Kelly made a three-point shot. It brought reminders why the Lakers drafted the former Duke standout 48th overall in this year’s draft.
It also prompted a prominent Lakers’ star to provide some positive feedback...
When the Lakers drafted Ryan Kelly with the 48th pick in the 2013 NBA draft they knew the 6-foot-11 forward was still recovering from a foot injury.
Despite undergoing surgery in April Kelly still isn't quite read to participate in the team's training camp which kicked off on Saturday.
"I've been medically cleared by the doctors" Kelly said. "Now we&...
Things are starting to look up for Ryan Kelly.
After being sidelined for months and spending the opening weeks of his NBA career as an unsigned rookie, the Los Angeles Lakers signed their second round pick on Friday, and now, according to The Herlad-Sun, Kelly has been cleared to resume basketball activities and will be able to fully participate during training camp:
“I am ready...
The Los Angeles Lakers announced today that they have signed their 2013 second round draft pick Ryan Kelly. However, according to Mike Bresnahan of the Los Angeles Times, the rookie’s contract is non-guaranteed:
Ryan Kelly's deal is one year, non-guaranteed. Kelly's had foot problems in recent years, won't be ready for start of Lakers' camp.— Mike Bresnahan (...
The reason Duke’s Ryan Kelly fell so far down the board in the 2013 NBA Draft was due to the questions surrounding his problematic right foot. Despite Kelly claiming after the draft that his doctors expected him to make a full recovery, he still isn’t fully healed, and seeing as the the 22-year-old has yet to sign a contract with the team, it’s beginning to look like he may...
The Los Angeles Lakers have been discouraged by Ryan Kelly's progress this offseason and doubt that he will be ready for the start of the season, according to sources.
Kelly was drafted by the Lakers in the second round of the NBA draft.
Kelly has been bothered by multiple foot procedures.
Kelly is known to provide outside shooting.
September 04, 2013
Who is Ryan Kelly? When I first heard his name I thought he was a Senator from one of the Midwest states, but that wasn’t true. For starters, he was the 48th overall pick by the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2013 NBA Draft.
This was an odd selection for the Lakers, because their general manager is a North Carolina fan and Ryan Kelly is from Duke. For those who watch college basketball...