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Kelly Olynyk

Kelly Olynyk


Height: 6' 11"Weight: 240 lbsAge: 30College: GonzagaDrafted: #13 (1st Rd.)

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Fri, 5/14 9:00pm
Rank F #100
Projection (?) 32.1 pts

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Kelly Olynyk goes for 24/6/8 in loss to Lakers on Wednesday

Kelly Olynyk scored 24 points (6-11 FG, 4-6 3PT, 8-10 FT) with six rebounds, eight assists, two steals, and five turnovers across 25 minutes during Wednesday's 124-122 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers.

Fantasy Impact

Olynyk has been red-hot for Houston since landing there after being dealt at the league trade deadline. The seven-footer is a great DFS play and should continue his elite production at home against the Los Angeles Clippers on Friday.

Matthew MacKayMay 13, 2021
Kelly Olynyk scores 21 points, dishes six assists in loss to Portland

Kelly Olynyk scored 21 points (5-12 FG, 1-2 3PT, 10-10 FT) with eight rebounds, six assists, two steals, and three turnovers across 29 minutes during Monday's 140-129 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers.

Fantasy Impact

Olynyk was a perfect 10-of-10 from the free-throw line, collecting eight rebounds and dishing six assists to finish with 21 points and two steals, returning great value in lineups. The seven-footer has been one of the most dominant players in Houston and gets his next opportunity against the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday.

Matthew MacKay3 days ago
Kelly Olynyk notches 23 point double-double in loss to Bucks on Friday

Kelly Olynyk scored 23 points (7-15 FG, 1-4 3PT, 8-11 FT) with 12 rebounds, seven assists, two steals, a block, and four turnovers across 31 minutes during Friday's 141-133 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks.

Fantasy Impact

Olynyk has thrived in his new role on the Rockets since being dealt from the Heat at the league's trade deadline. The seven-footer is averaging 18.8 points, 10.5 rebounds, and 6.3 assists across 33.3 minutes in his last four starts. Olynyk is a must-start player in all formats and contests moving forward, especially in a top-heavy center position.

Matthew MacKay6 days ago
Kelly Olynyk (ankle) available to play Friday

Kelly Olynyk is expected to play Friday against the Bucks.

Fantasy Impact

Olynyk was initially listed as questionable with a sprained right ankle ahead of this game. He should continue to see heavy playing time, especially with the Rockets being so short-handed.

Ari Koslow1 week ago
Kelly Olynyk goes for 27/11/8 in loss to 76ers on Wednesday

Kelly Olynyk scored 27 points (9-16 FG, 3-6 3PT, 6-8 FT) with 11 rebounds, eight assists, a steal, three blocks, and a turnover across 39 minutes during Wednesday's 135-115 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers.

Fantasy Impact

Olynyk led the Rockets in scoring, rebounding, assists, and blocks during their blowout loss to the 76ers. The seven-footer has dominated the Houston front-court as of late, averaging 19 points, 10.8 rebounds, 5.5 assists, and 2.3 steals per game in his last four starts. Fantasy managers should plug Olynyk into lineups with confidence in all formats ahead of Friday's game against the Milwaukee Bucks.

Matthew MacKay1 week ago
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