Celtics take Nogueira amid trade reports
June 27, 2013
By The Associated Press
BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Celtics selected Brazilian Lucas Nogueira with the No. 16 pick in the NBA draft amid reports that they were sending him to the Dallas Mavericks along with a pair of second-rounders to move up three spots.
With the No. 13 pick, the Mavericks selected 7-footer Kelly Olynyk (OH'-lin-ick) from Gonzaga. He was fifth in voting for the Wooden Award.
Olynyk averaged 17.8 points and 7.3 rebounds while shooting 63 percent from the field while leading Gonzaga to a 32-3 season.
Olynyk would join a team with no coach that is attempting to trade its two biggest stars, Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce, to the Brooklyn Nets in a deal that would signal a major rebuilding for the squad that won the 2008 NBA title.
Copyright 2018 by STATS LLC and Associated Press.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written
consent of STATS LLC and Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
2-0 LN, 17-3 Streak, 7-2 G-Plays
4-0 L4 G-Plays, +2,264 Picks TY
3-0 LN, 21-9 Run, 7-2 L9 G-Plays
4-2 L6, 22-9 Run, +3,701 Overall
3-0 L2 Days, 12-4 L16 Picks
12-5 Totals, +3,345 This Year
12-4 L16 Guaranteed Plays
7-3 L10, 11-4 L15, 21-10 Run
11-5 L16 Picks, 3-1 L4 G-Plays
18-6 L24 Totals, 27-13 L40 Picks
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 20%
off Daily Pick packages, SAVE 10%
off a Live Odds Pro subscription, and receive access to up to 1,000
Member Plays each month!