Summer training suits Celtics’ Kelly Olynyk

Kelly Olynyk isn’t passing up the chance to work with Celtics coaches and trainers during the summer.

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The third-year forward is not required to be at the team’s summer practice in Salt Lake City, but he sees it as an opportunity.


// Market size, location matter less to top free agents

Players are leaving money on the table for fresh opportunities.

LaMarcus Aldridge averaged a double-double for Portland last season.

NBA notes: LaMarcus Aldridge agrees to deal with Spurs

Aldridge, who spent nine seasons in Portland, will make $80 million over four years in San Antonio.

The Celtics are interested in how James Young plays in the summer leagues after his rocky rookie season.

Celtics’ summer league stops a test for younger players

The team will play at least eight games between stops in Salt Lake City and Las Vegas.

// Celtics’ Phil Pressey to play in summer leagues

In a surprising move, the 24-year-old third-year guard was added to the roster.

Rajon Rondo will try to make a comeback with the Kings after a disastrous stint with the Mavericks.


NBA notes: Rajon Rondo, Kings strike a deal

The former Celtic guard agreed to a one-year, $10 million contract with Sacramento.

// Celtics agree to deals with Amir Johnson, Jonas Jerebko, Jae Crowder

Late Wednesday night, forward Crowder agreed to a five-year, $35 millon contract.

// Paul Pierce to reunite with Doc Rivers in L.A.

Pierce agreed to a three-year, $10 million deal, according to a source.

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