Kelly Olynyk is a professional basketball player who plays in the position of power forward/ center for the NBA team Miami Heat.

Miami Heats’ elite player, Kelly is a rising star currently. His skills are beyond comparison. As a matter of fact, Olynyk joined Miami Heat in the year 2017.

Name Kelly Olynyk
Birthday April 19, 1991
Age 29
Gender Male
Height 6 feet 9 inches
Weight 109kg
Nationality Canadian
Profession Basketball Player
Parents Ken, Arlene
Salary $10.61 million
Married/Single Single
Education Gonzaga University
Instagram kellyolynyk
Twitter @nunnbetter_

Before joining the professional team, Olynyk used to be a college basketballer playing for Gonzaga Bulldogs.

During his college career, Olynyk was also able to win 2013’s NCAA All-American honors. The same year, he was an NBA draft.

Moreover, the Dallas Mavericks selected him in the 13th pick at that time. After that, Olynyk was traded with Boston Celtics from Dallas Mavericks.


10 Facts On Kelly Olynyk

  1. Kelly Olynyk is Miami Heat’s basketball star. He plays as a power forward/center of the team.
  2. His basketball career can be divided into 3 phases: high school career, college career, and professional career.
  3. Olynyk began playing basketball for fun while in high school. Certainly, he took part in basketball competitions and played a big role in making their team win.
  4. His college career was devoted to playing for Gonzaga Bulldogs.
  5. Olynyk got selected in the 13th pick in the NBA draft 2013 by Dallas Mavericks. Then, Boston Celtics bought him. After that, Olynyk joined Miami Heat in 2017.
  6. Wiki hints, his birthday is on April 19, 1991, which makes him 29 years of age as of 2020.
  7. We aren’t sure if he has a girlfriend or not. Also, Olynyk has never mentioned any girl’s name in interviews and media platforms.
  8. Olynyk looks tall with a towering height of 6 feet and 9 inches.
  9. Kelly Olynyk gets a handsome salary of 10.61 million USD from his current basketball team Miami Heat.
  10. He has 180k followers on his verified Instagram account.