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Olynyk during a Houston Rockets
|No. 41 - Houston Rockets|
|Born||April 19, 1991 |
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
|Listed height||7 ft 0 in (2.13 m)|
|Listed weight||238 lbs (108 kg)|
|High school||South Kamloops |
|NBA Draft||2013 / Round: 1 / Pick: 13|
|Selected by the Dallas Mavericks|
|Playing career||2013-present (8 years)|
|Career highlights and awards|
Kelly Olynyk is a Canadian professional basketball player who plays for the Houston Rockets of the NBA. Olynyk was drafted 13th overall in the 2013 NBA Draft by the Dallas Mavericks out of Gonzaga University, he was traded the same day to the Boston Celtics.
High school career
Boston Celtics (2013–2017)
Olynyk was selected by the Dallas Mavericks with the 13th overall pick in the 2013 NBA draft and then traded immediately to the Boston Celtics for the rights to Lucas Nogueira and two future second round picks.
Miami Heat (2017–2021)
On July 7, 2017, Olynyk signed a four-year, $50 million contract with the Miami Heat. He won the Eastern Conference Finals with the Heat in 2020.