Kelly Olynyk receives an annual average salary of $12,398,374. In 2022-23, Kelly Olynyk will earn a base salary of $12,804,878, while carrying a cap hit of $12,804,878 and a dead cap value of $12,804,878.
Kelly Olynyk played college basketball for the Gonzaga Bulldogs, where he earned NCAA All-American honours in 2013. Kelly Olynyk led his South Kamloops Titans to a 36–2 record while at South Kamloops Secondary School.
In his freshman and sophomore years, Kelly Olynyk was mostly a bench player for the Bulldogs in his freshman and sophomore years.
Kelly Olynyk was selected as a Consensus First-Team All-American, as well as to the 2012–13 Academic All-America first team during the 2012–13 season. In a draft-night swap, Kelly Olynyk was selected by the Dallas Mavericks with the 13th overall pick in the 2013 NBA draft.
During his 2016 season debut for the Boston Celtics, Kelly Olynyk played for 25 minutes and scored two points in a 118–93 loss to the Washington Wizards.