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Kelly Olynyk’s wrist injury is far from ‘career-ending’

Posted By Ben Rohrbach On August 13, 2014 @ 1:23 pm In General | Comments Disabled

Celtics [1] forward Kelly Olynyk did tweak his right wrist, after all, according to ESPN.com [2].

“It’ll be all right,” Olynyk told ESPN.com, admitting he fell awkwardly on the wrist while competing for Team Canada. “It’s not career-ending.” The wrist issue would have gone unnoticed were it not for a fan’s tweet to CelticsBlog [3].

The 23-year-old made a scheduled visit to Canobie Lake Park on Tuesday, missing Canada’s final game in Europe, and he did not alert the Celtics to any serious injury [4]. Photos from the event show Olynyk wore no brace and had kids from the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children tugging on him all afternoon.


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[1] Celtics: http://media.weei.com/basketball/boston-celtics.htm

[2] according to ESPN.com: http://espn.go.com/blog/boston/celtics/post/_/id/4714342/basketball-doesnt-stop-for-olynyk

[3] a fan’s tweet to CelticsBlog: http://www.celticsblog.com/2014/8/10/5988303/fan-report-kelly-olynyk-wrist-injury

[4] he did not alert the Celtics to any serious injury: http://greenstreet.weei.com/sports/boston/basketball/celtics/2014/08/12/celtics-kelly-olynyk-mentioned-nothing-about-any-injuries/

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