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Your Morning Dump… Where the ‘Olynyk Klynyk’ is underway in Kamloops

Your Morning Dump… Where the ‘Olynyk Klynyk’ is underway in Kamloops

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump.  Celtics rookie Kelly Olynyk is spending time in his home town of Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada. It’s nearly 3,000 miles away from Boston. KO is running his ‘Olynyk [...]

August 14, 2013 Chuck - Red's Army Kelly Olynyk, The Morning Dump 1

“The Klynyk” in Celtic green

“The Klynyk” in Celtic green

Here are a couple of nice pics of Kelly Olynyk aka “Klynyk” from today’s NBA rookie photo shoot. As one Celtics fan mentioned on Twitter, Kelly’s “pasty white complexion” really gets that Celtic green to pop. Photos via Sina. [...]

August 6, 2013 KWAPT Kelly Olynyk, Red's Army Multimedia 4

Get your Olynyk shirts while they’re hot

Get your Olynyk shirts while they’re hot

My pal A.P. just tweeted out this cool Kelly Olynyk t-shirt that popped-up on Reddit. Pretty simple shirt, but very cool idea. It’s an outline of Sunshine’s head, with his long locks in..well, kelly green. Grab one right now for $15 over at Teespring. The designer of the Olynyk shirt also has a few other cool [...]

July 30, 2013 KWAPT Kelly Olynyk, Red's Army 2

Report: Kelly Olynyk has plantar fasciitis

Report: Kelly Olynyk has plantar fasciitis

Celtics rookie big man and Summer League phenom Kelly Olynyk will not play for Team Canada in the upcoming FIBA Americas Championships because of plantar fasciitis, reports Toronto Raptors radio analyst Eric Smith. Plantar fasciitis – inflammation of the thick tissue on the bottom of the foot – can be a bitch of an injury [...]

July 29, 2013 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, Kelly Olynyk 12

More of “Kelly in College”

More of “Kelly in College”

Our friend RD6 is back with another “Kelly in College” video. This time, it’s highlights from Klynyk’s 31 point game against St. Mary’s on 1/10/13. This was Olynyk’s second 30+ game in 5 days. Kelly dropped a career-high 33 vs Santa Clara on 1/5. Gonzaga beat the Gaels 83-78, and Kelly grabbed 8 boards to [...]

July 28, 2013 KWAPT Kelly Olynyk, Red's Army Multimedia, Videos 2

Throwback Thursday: Olynyk drops 33 on Santa Clara

Throwback Thursday: Olynyk drops 33 on Santa Clara

Our friend RD6 is back with a nice “throwback” video of Klynyk. Here’s highlights of Kelly’s 33 point explosion on Santa Clara last year. Olynyk was a smoking 12 of 15 from the field, 1 of 1 from three-point range and 8 of 9 from the line. He also grabbed 10 boards & had 2 [...]

July 25, 2013 KWAPT Kelly Olynyk, Red's Army Multimedia, Videos 5

NBA scout: Olynyk has the tools to be widely known in the NBA

NBA scout: Olynyk has the tools to be widely known in the NBA

A week ago today, Kelly Olynyk participated in his first organized basketball game as a member of the Boston Celtics.  The gym was full of media, coaches, GM’s, and scouts all trying to get a read on what Olynyk and the rest of the new rookies had to offer. Olynyk didn’t disappoint. I liked what [...]

July 14, 2013 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Celtics News, Kelly Olynyk, Summer League 23

Fighting fatigue becomes latest teachable moment for young Celtics

Fighting fatigue becomes latest teachable moment for young Celtics

Kelly Olynyk paused when he was asked if he recalled the last time he played four games in four days.  He gazed towards the ceiling as he flipped through his memories.  And then he shrugged and said “I don’t know.” In their latest “Welcome to the NBA” moment, this contingent of wanna-be Celtics struggled through [...]

July 10, 2013 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Kelly Olynyk, Summer League 1

Photo Gallery: Olynyk leads C’s to win over Pacers

Photo Gallery: Olynyk leads C’s to win over Pacers

Behind 21 points & 9 rebounds from Kelly Olynyk, the Celtics Summer League squad beat the Pacers, 76-74. The Celtics are back in action tomorrow against the Houston Rockets. Tip-off in Orlando is at 3pm EST. Check out some pics & GIFs via HoopChina. The highlight of which are a nice chase down block by [...]

July 9, 2013 KWAPT Kelly Olynyk, Post Game Galleries, Red's Army Multimedia 3

The college-to-NBA adjustment isn’t just an on-court thing

The college-to-NBA adjustment isn’t just an on-court thing

You’ve heard the story by now.  Six months ago, Kelly Olynyk, Colton Iverson, and Phil Pressey were walking college campuses and playing against a lot of guys whose basketball careers ended before final exams.  Now, they’re wearing “Boston” on their chests, and starting to play against bigger, faster, stronger competition. It’s an adjustment.  One that [...]

July 9, 2013 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Colton Iverson, Kelly Olynyk, Summer League 5