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Kelly Olynyk riding out ups, downs

Celtics rookie still trying to settle in after roller-coaster start to his NBA career

Updated: December 31, 2013, 1:23 AM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

WALTHAM, Mass. -- Back in August, the Boston Celtics took top draft pick Kelly Olynyk up to Canobie Lake Park, a New Hampshire amusement park, and put him on some rides during a community event. He didn't get a chance to try out Yankee Cannonball or the Canobie Corkscrew, but he has been riding his own roller coaster for the better part of the past six months.

From being selected 13th in June's draft, to starring at the Orlando Summer League, to struggling early in his rookie campaign to ...

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