After working through the deal, it’s a good one for the Celtics. Only “risk" is less playing time for Zeller/Olynyk.
So, the Celtics will have McGee, Olynyk, Zeller and Sullinger under contract for next season. Lot of mediocrity there.
Stevens said "the way the game was going," Jerebko seemed like better option than "tentative" Olynyk.
Now Bass in there. Olynyk still on the bench.
With Sullinger down, only four active Celtics were actually drafted by the Celtics: Olynyk, Young, Smart and Bradley all out there right now
Kelly Olynyk is 7 feet tall and looks like a shooting guard standing next to Gobert.
Kelly Olynyk checks in with 1:30 to go in the first, coming back from injury.
Jerebko coming off the bench before Olynyk. Also, Jae Crowder at the 4 was working. Now he shifts to 3.
The last time Kelly Olynyk played, the city of Boston was covered in piles of snow. Oh wait ...
With Olynyk back. Shavlik Randolph listed as inactive along with Sullinger.
Olynyk asked how he might avoid future ankle injuries. Deadpans, "Best thing to do is to try to avoid coming down on other people’s feet."
Stevens hinted Jae Crowder will move to the second-unit 3 with Olynyk back. Speculating, but could limit/remove James Young minutes.
Kelly Olynyk: "I actually really like the sleeves (on jerseys)." Doh.
For first time since spraining right ankle January 22 at Portland, Kelly Olynyk available for Celtics tonight.
Kelly Olynyk will return to the court tonight after an 18-game absence.
After 18-game absence, Celtics big man Kelly Olynyk returns tonight vs. Utah.
Olynyk will be available to play tonight for the Celtics.
Stevens doesn't think Olynyk will have a minutes restriction, but, "I don't plan on playing him 35."
Stevens says Olynyk is back: "He's gonna dress and be available. Watching him play 3-on-3 yesterday, he looked good to me."
Kelly Olynyk will dress and be available tonight for the Celtics.
Kelly Olynyk will return for the Celtics tonight and come off the bench. He hasn’t played since January 22nd in Portland.
Kelly Olynyk (ankle) will miss his 18th straight game tonight in Cleveland as the Celtics begin a 7 game stretch of 5 games in 5 cities.
Kelly Olynyk will not be available tonight in Cleveland.
Olynyk out again tonight.
Olynyk a little glum about ongoing ankle recovery. Stevens is looking elsewhere for answers: "I can only worry about who is on the floor."
Kelly Olynyk says he does not yet know if he will play tonight. He's waiting to see how his ankle feels after shootaround to make a decision
No Rondo. No Green. No Olynyk. No Sullinger. No problem.