Olynyk provided 17 points (4-7 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 8-9 FT), five rebounds, five assists and one block in a 131-101 loss to Milwaukee on Friday. Olynyk got a huge boost in production after Marvin Bagley was ruled out due to a hip injury. The veteran forward doubled his point average over the last 10 games and should produce again Sunday if Bagley misses Detroit's regular-season finale.
Olynyk is not on the injury report for Friday's game against Milwaukee. The big man has been rested a few times down the stretch, and that was the case for the Pistons' last game Wednesday against Dallas. While he'll be available Friday, it's no guarantee he'll see meaningful minutes, as Detroit looks to give some more run to younger players.
Olynyk (rest) is out Wednesday against the Mavericks. Detroit continues to give the veterans some rest down the stretch. More minutes should be in store for Isaiah Livers and Braxton Key.
Olynyk is resting Friday against the Thunder. Olynyk gets the night off on the second half of a back-to-back set. With Marvin Bagley (hip) also out, more minutes should be in store for Isaiah Livers and Braxton Key.
Olynyk registered 16 points (6-9 FG, 1-3 3Pt, 3-3 FT), four rebounds, one assist and two blocks in 18 minutes during Wednesday's 122-101 victory over the Hawks. Olynyk (ankle) returned from a one-game absence to supply his best performance in nearly a month. Despite appearing in 25 games since returning from a Grade 2 MCL sprain in January, Olynyk has reached double-digit scoring just five times. Nonetheless, he led the Detroit bench in scoring Wednesday and flashes quality production at times.
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