Actually, you know which non All-Star would have a great chance in the cumulative All-Star Sat. night? Gordon Hayward.
C's play-by-play guy cant pronounce "Hayward"...even though I'm pretty sure thats what he's intending to say!
I like Hayward effort at end of games, this year.
Hayward has gotten good at creating space when he goes to the basket
Hayward checks back in with 6:02 left to try to spark a rally. Jazz down 85-73.
Gordon Hayward is back in the game. At this point, the Jazz are not.
Hayward coming back with 7 min remaining.....that's earlier than normal
The Jazz tonight have not been able to score with Gordon Hayward on the bench
Hayward 13 in the 3rd quarter. Kanter with 10 in the quarter. Jazz outscore Celtics 35-16. Still trail by 5
Gordon Hayward scored 14 of his 19 points in the third quarter, including a three at the end of the period to pull his team within 5
End of 3: Celtics 71, Jazz 66. A 13-point quarter for Hayward and a 10-point quarter for Kanter.
Gordon Hayward is having a ridiculous third quarter.
If Hayward could be offensively aggressive for an entire game, he could regularly put up big numbers
Gordon Hayward has 10 of his 16 points in the third quarter. He still has 7:12 to score 27 and match Klay Thompson.
Hayward is on fire right now
Gordon Hayward has eight points in the third quarter....13 for the game..has been aggressive
End of 1: Jazz 17, Celtics 17. Gordon Hayward has 5 pts. Rudy Gobert with 4 pts & 4 reb. Utah 42 FG%. Jazz w/ 9 pts on 5 BOS turnovers.
Rudy Gobert with a nifty bounce pass to Hayward on a give-and-go. Like this guy more and more every day.
Defense creating offense and finally some energy for the Jazz. Favors blocks on one end & scores on the other. Hayward w/ a steal & a dunk.
Hayward scores the first bucket on a burst into the paint
Hayward said Butler teammate/Celtics coach Ronald Nored had a request. "He came into town and said he needed me to do some laundry for him."
Hayward on being underrated: "I see myself as one of the elite players in the league. Whether you’re popular or not, to me, doesn’t matter."
Brad Stevens on Gordon Hayward: “I think right now, he’s in a different rhythm than I’ve ever seen him playing-wise.”
Jazz starters: Exum, Ingles, Hayward, Kanter, Favors.
Last 2 games w Gordon Hayward on the bench Jazz offensive rtg is 103.5. For the season Jazz off rtg without GH is 94.0. Burke w. 2nd unit
Gordon Hayward said Butler teammate Ronald Nored, who works for Celtics, said he has laundry he needs G to do while Boston is in town.
Jeremy Evans with the exclamation point block as the Jazz beat the Nets 108-73. Hayward 24 pts, 4 reb. Burke 19 pts (4/8 3FG). Ingles 16 pt.
Hayward leaving for the night with 24 points, 4 rebounds and 3 assists
Hayward didn't bother touching the rim on one breakaway, but he pops in traffic next time down. Jazz up 97-67 after the dunk & free throw.
Trey with a great pass to Hayward for the dunk and the foul
Hayward with a quiet 21 points, 4 rebounds and 3 assists....Quiet because this is the norm
End of 3: Jazz 81, Nets 59. Gordon Hayward leads all scorers with 19 points to go along with four rebounds and three assists.
Halftime: Jazz 58, Nets 37. Hayward and Burke lead the Jazz with 15 points apiece. Ingles 11[p. Exum 7p. Utah is 9 for 13 from distance.
Amazing how the floor has opened for Hayward in the last two games....spacing has been so so much better
Jazz lead the Nets 25-21 after the first quarter. Exum and Hayward lead Utah with 7, Jarrett Jack leads everyone with 9
End of 1: Jazz 25, Nets 21. Hayward and Exum have 7 points apiece. Jarrett Jack leads the way for Brooklyn with 9 points & 2 assists.
Aggressive Gordon Hayward is a fun player to watch
Thanks to Gordon Hayward, Mirza's coiffed hair is here in spirit.
Hayward in a rhythm early....3-3 from the field