TAG: Gordon Hayward

2014 Free Agency, Latest News / Jul 12, 2014 / 12:15 pm

Report: Jazz Match Hornets Offer For Gordon Hayward

Gordon Hayward

The Utah Jazz matched Charlotte’s maximum-level offer sheet for restricted free agent Gordon Hayward, league sources tell Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports. Utah had said all along they would match any offer for Hayward and he’s likely to sign a four-year, $63 million deal some time today. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, Latest News / Jul 9, 2014 / 10:30 am

Report: Gordon Hayward To Sign Max 4-Year, $63 Million Hornets Offer Sheet

Gordon Hayward, Gerald Henderson

Last month, Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan said his team was in a position to make a “big difference” in upgrading their roster for the upcoming season. And now, he appears to be trying to deliver. Sources informed Yahoo! Sports, restricted free agent Gordon Hayward has signed a maximum four-year, $63 million offer sheet from the Hornets. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, Latest News / Jul 4, 2014 / 10:30 pm

Report: Hayward Visiting Hornets Next Week

Gordon Hayward

Michael Jordan made his high free agency ambitions for the Charlotte Hornets known early last month. And though Jordan has yet to make good on that big talk, Charlotte has eyes for arguably the best young wing on the market. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, Latest News / Jul 2, 2014 / 1:45 pm

Report: Cavs Preparing Max Offer For Hayward

Gordon Hayward, Matthew Dellavedova

Despite drafting Andrew Wiggins last week, the Cleveland Cavaliers aren’t done shoring up their wing rotation. According to ESPN’s Brian Windhorst, the Cavs are preparing a maximum contract offer to restricted free agent Gordon Hayward. Read More »

2014 Free Agency / Jul 1, 2014 / 8:00 pm

Reports: Cavs Could Give Hayward “Big Offer Sheet”; Celtics Interested, Too

Gordon Hayward

The Utah Jazz have made it clear they plan on matching any contract offers for restricted free agent Gordon Hayward. From a competitor’s perspective, though, it’s certainly better to make the Jazz back up that big talk than to take them at their word. The Cleveland Cavaliers are just such a team. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, Latest News / Jun 30, 2014 / 1:30 pm

Report: Jazz Plan On Matching Any Offers For Gordon Hayward

Paul Pierce, Gordon Hayward

Gordon Hayward is a restricted free agent who will garner a lot of interest in the open market. However, the Utah Jazz are reportedly planning on matching any offers he might receive. Read More »

NBA / Mar 15, 2014 / 1:44 am

Gordon Hayward Skies For Chase-Down Rejection

Gordon Hayward, Darren Colllison

The Jazz got beat by the Clippers, 96-87, Friday night, but they started off strong, opening up an 11-point lead after the first session. The Clippers eventually asserted their dominance over their less talented counterparts during the second half at Energy Solutions Arena. Despite succumbing in a disastrous final three quarters, Gordon Hayward got a filthy chase-down block on Darren Collison. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear, Video Games / Feb 4, 2014 / 1:45 pm

10 Average NBA Players That Are Actually Unstoppable In NBA 2K14

NBA 2K14

In recent years, the NBA 2K series has become the mecca of sports competition gaming–damaging friendships one Kevin Durant game-winner at a time. For me, it’s the ultimate source of competition in my college apartment. Much like there is a “zone” in real life basketball that players get into, there’s a certain “zone” one can enter during a game of 2K, when all of those pull-up transition threes are dropping and every bounce seems to go your way. Read More »

NBA / Jan 21, 2014 / 1:00 pm

Most Improved Player? Don’t Forget About Gordon Hayward

Gordon Hayward

When NBA players in Utah put up big numbers, do they make a sound?

Utah is in rebuilding mode but has a multi-talented wingman in Gordon Hayward, improving at a rate most casual NBA fans are unaware of. Since arriving on the scene from Butler three seasons ago, he has quietly raised his game in each campaign, becoming more integral to Utah’s plans each season. Read More »

NBA, Video / Jan 8, 2014 / 11:30 am

Worst Beats Best In The West; Gordon Hayward Outshines Kevin Durant

Derek Fisher, Gordon Hayward

Derek Fisher, Gordon Hayward (Russ Isabella/USA TODAY Sports)

The best in the West faced off against one of the worst teams in the Western Conference, but with Russell Westbrook still out for Oklahoma City on Tuesday night, Kevin Durant had to do the majority of the heavy lifting himself, scoring a season-high with 48 points on the night. But it wasn’t enough to handle a Jazz team with the second worst record in the Western Conference. Utah’s inexperienced first option, Gordon Hayward, has finally started to handle his own heavy lifting in Utah. Read More »