Olynyk eyes future with Stevens

Celtics rookie was burned at Gonzaga by new coach's Butler squad in January

Updated: July 6, 2013, 9:34 PM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

WINTER PARK, Fla. -- Forgive Boston Celtics rookie Kelly Olynyk if the name Brad Stevens makes him shudder.

Olynyk thinks the world of Boston's new head coach and believes he has an amazing basketball mind. It's just that Stevens represents one of the more forgettable moments in Olynyk's college career.

Back in January, Olynyk's eighth-ranked Gonzaga visited Stevens' 13th-ranked Butler. Up one with 3.5 seconds to play, all the Zags needed to do was inbound the ball and ice the game ...

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