Olynyk has modest debut as Raptors top Celtics

Olynyk has modest debut as Raptors top Celtics

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TORONTO, CANADA - OCTOBER 30: Kelly Olynyk #41 of the Boston Celtics drives to the basket against the Toronto Raptors during the game on October 23, 2013 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Ron Turenne/NBAE via Getty Images)

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by AP / KREM 2 Sports

KREM.com

Posted on October 31, 2013 at 12:00 AM

TORONTO (AP) -- Kelly Olynyk finished with four points off the bench, as the Celtics fell in their season opener 93-87 in Toronto.

The Former Zag and WCC Player of the Year played 16 minutes, shooting 2-for-5 and finished without any rebounds.

Rudy Gay had 19 points and eight rebounds, Amir Johnson and DeMar DeRozan each scored 13 points for Toronto.

 

Jeff Green had 25 points, Brandon Bass had 17 and Vitor Faverani 13 for the Celtics, who were beaten in new coach Brad Stevens' NBA debut.

 

Jonas Valanciunas had eight points and 11 rebounds and Tyler Hansbrough had 12 rebounds for the Raptors, who won for just the sixth time in 26 meetings with Boston.

 

Kyle Lowry had 11 points and eight assists as Toronto improved to 10-9 in season-opening games.

 

Kris Humphries had eight points and nine rebounds for the Celtics.

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