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Jeff Jacobs: Olynyk Is Kelly Green In Game 7 For Celtics

Jeff Jacobs: Olynyk Is Kelly Green In Game 7 For Celtics

This was the moment that captured the essence of the night.

With 3:26 left in what would end as a 115-105 Game 7 victory over the Washington Wizards, Isaiah Thomas found Kelly Olynyk open outside the three-point arc. Olynyk straightened for his shot. Swish. Suddenly facing a 10-point deficit, Wizards coach Scott Brooks rushed to call a timeout.

The 7-footer with the man bun, the guy who Draymond Green insists is a dirty player, certainly had done the Wizards dirty in the decisive game of this intense series. TD Garden reverberated with chants of "Kelly! Kelly!" And, yes, here was that moment.

Olynyk walked into the arms of Thomas, all 5-9 of him, for a huge...

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