HoopsHype Gordon Hayward Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: September 17, 2014 | 08:11 PM

Adrian Wojnarowski

Charlotte has agreed to a 4-year, $63M maximum offer sheet with Utah RFA Gordon Hayward, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.

Jody Genessy

Sources have told me all along that the Jazz both anticipated that Gordon Hayward would get a hefty offer and that Utah would match.

Aaron Falk

Hayward can't officially sign anything until the 10th. Then the Jazz would have 72 hours to match--and all indications so far are they will.

Rick Bonnell

Gordon Hayward has agreed to an offer sheet with the Charlotte Hornets, the Observer has learned.

Rick Bonnell

Gordon Hayward will sign a major offer sheet with the Hornets.

David Aldridge

Hornets pleased with meeting with Gordon Hayward today, but Jazz maintain stance that they plan to match any offer sheet for him.

Rick Bonnell

Every video board in TWC Arena reads, "Welcome Gordon Hayward & Family"

Chris Littman

No photoshopped jerseys, but the big Gordon Hayward pitch is here! http://t.co/7daPbAVCNW (via @JdotJohnson24)

Marc Stein

Hornets are also meeting today with Jazz RFA Gordon Hayward in Charlotte amid all this fun. Michael Jordan's Charlotte HORNETS

Raul Barrigon

Rumors: Mavs still have Gordon Hayward on their wish list + Mike Miller to visit Nuggets. bit.ly/1hKUSdo

Jorge Sierra

Rumors: Mavs have Gordon Hayward on their wish list + Mike Miller to visit Nuggets. bit.ly/1hKUSdo

Dwain Price

According to a reliable source, the #Mavs still have #Jazz RFA Gordon Hayward on their wish-list.

Jody Genessy

Hayward's agent: "We're in the middle of the process and we've just got to work our way through it. Obviously people are interested in him."

Jorge Sierra

Rumors page updated. bit.ly/1hKUSdo Gordon Hayward, Pau Gasol and more.

Jorge Sierra

Gordon Hayward or Lance Stephenson?

Tony Jones

League source says Jazz are confident Hayward can take a leap, therefore not concerned at all about paying him top dollar

Tony Jones

League source said, Jazz have had multiple free agent conversations, but are focused on Gordon Hayward.

Jared Zwerling

Hearing Wiz are optimistic they'll re-sign Ariza, but likely him, Deng & Hayward waiting on Melo, the real domino in FA. Bron expected back.

Adrian Wojnarowski

Cleveland's belief that Utah will match any Hayward offer sheet is strongly discouraging Cavs from extending one, league sources tell Yahoo.

Ken Berger

If Cavs make max offer to Gordon Hayward, it would be a four-year, $63m deal starting at $14.8m. He made $3.5m last season.

Raul Barrigon

Rumors: Cavs preparing max offer for Gordon Hayward + Ben Gordon to Orlando. bit.ly/1hKUSdo

Jorge Sierra

Rumors: Cavs preparing max offer for Gordon Hayward + Ben Gordon to Orlando. bit.ly/1hKUSdo

Paul Flannery

1. A max offer for Gordon Hayward is not the same as a max offer for LeBron James. 2. He's restricted and teams need to overpay to get him.

Steve Luhm

Keep hearing Jazz fans/employees think Hayward-to-Utah is a done deal. Just match best offer. But he's a midwest guy. So is his new wife.

Brian Windhorst

Cavs believed to be preparing a max offer sheet for restricted free agent Gordon Hayward, sources said. Yahoo reported he is visiting today

Adrian Wojnarowski

Utah RFA Gordon Hayward is meeting with Cavaliers officials in Cleveland today, sources tell Yahoo. Offer sheet could be forthcoming.

Marc Stein

Jazz vowing to match any offer to RFA Gordon Hayward but fresh rumbles tonight that Cavs weighing wisdom of big offer sheet to Hayward

Baxter Holmes

Naturally, there is mutual interest. Stevens would of course love to coach Hayward again, and I’m told Hayward wouldn’t mind that either.

Mark Murphy

Celtics contacted approximately 30 players last night, according to source. Gordon Hayward and Chandler Parsons are on the list.

Tony Jones

Jazz and RFA Gordon Hayward have talked tonight, league source tells The Salt Lake Tribune. Both sides are expected to continue talks on Tue

Jody Genessy

Can confirm that the Utah Jazz plan to make a contract offer to restricted free agent Gordon Hayward in the next couple of days.

Adrian Wojnarowski

Two teams planning to make offers to their own restricted free agents within next day or two: Jazz (Gordon Hayward) and Suns (Eric Bledsoe).

Jorge Sierra

Gordon Hayward or Chandler Parsons?

Jody Genessy

Jazz are prepared to match any offers to restricted free agent Gordon Hayward, per sources. Phoenix, Boston and Charlotte all interested.

Jody Genessy

The Phoenix Suns are expected to make Gordon Hayward a significant offer, possibly a max deal, but Utah Jazz will match, per sources.

Jody Genessy

The Jazz hope to re-sign RFA Gordon Hayward and UFA Marvin Williams but aren't expected to be overly active in free agency, per sources.

Tony Jones

Recently spoke with Mark Bartlestein, the agent of Jazz restricted FA forward Gordon Hayward. He said "intentions are good on both sides."

Chris Mannix

As expected, Jazz announce they have extended a qualifying offer to Gordon Hayward, making the 24-year old Hayward a restricted free agent.

Jody Genessy

Jazz have extended a qualifying offer to Gordon Hayward, ensuring that he'll be a restricted free agent.