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Olynyk is enjoying the ride so far

Expectations are high for Celtics rookie, but he takes VIP treatment in stride

Updated: August 27, 2013, 12:52 AM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

SALEM, N.H. -- Only about 50 days had passed since Kelly Olynyk was last in Boston, but, boy, had expectations grown.

Dubbed a complementary role player by Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge on draft night, all it took was a stellar five-game performance at his pro debut at the Orlando Pro Summer League for some Boston fans to ready Olynyk for the Hall of Fame.

On a pristine late-August morning, the 22-year-old Olynyk stood in the lot of a New Hampshire Park and ...

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