Charlotte has agreed to a 4-year, $63M maximum offer sheet with Utah RFA Gordon Hayward, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.
Sources have told me all along that the Jazz both anticipated that Gordon Hayward would get a hefty offer and that Utah would match.
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.
Gordon Hayward has agreed to an offer sheet with the Charlotte Hornets, the Observer has learned.
Gordon Hayward will sign a major offer sheet with the Hornets.
Hornets pleased with meeting with Gordon Hayward today, but Jazz maintain stance that they plan to match any offer sheet for him.
Every video board in TWC Arena reads, "Welcome Gordon Hayward & Family"
Hornets are also meeting today with Jazz RFA Gordon Hayward in Charlotte amid all this fun. Michael Jordan's Charlotte HORNETS
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."
Gordon Hayward or Lance Stephenson?
League source says Jazz are confident Hayward can take a leap, therefore not concerned at all about paying him top dollar
League source said, Jazz have had multiple free agent conversations, but are focused on Gordon Hayward.
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.
Cleveland's belief that Utah will match any Hayward offer sheet is strongly discouraging Cavs from extending one, league sources tell Yahoo.
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.
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.
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.
Cavs believed to be preparing a max offer sheet for restricted free agent Gordon Hayward, sources said. Yahoo reported he is visiting today
Utah RFA Gordon Hayward is meeting with Cavaliers officials in Cleveland today, sources tell Yahoo. Offer sheet could be forthcoming.
Jazz vowing to match any offer to RFA Gordon Hayward but fresh rumbles tonight that Cavs weighing wisdom of big offer sheet to Hayward
Naturally, there is mutual interest. Stevens would of course love to coach Hayward again, and I’m told Hayward wouldn’t mind that either.
Celtics contacted approximately 30 players last night, according to source. Gordon Hayward and Chandler Parsons are on the list.
Jazz and RFA Gordon Hayward have talked tonight, league source tells The Salt Lake Tribune. Both sides are expected to continue talks on Tue
Can confirm that the Utah Jazz plan to make a contract offer to restricted free agent Gordon Hayward in the next couple of days.
Two teams planning to make offers to their own restricted free agents within next day or two: Jazz (Gordon Hayward) and Suns (Eric Bledsoe).
Jazz are prepared to match any offers to restricted free agent Gordon Hayward, per sources. Phoenix, Boston and Charlotte all interested.
The Phoenix Suns are expected to make Gordon Hayward a significant offer, possibly a max deal, but Utah Jazz will match, per sources.
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.
Recently spoke with Mark Bartlestein, the agent of Jazz restricted FA forward Gordon Hayward. He said "intentions are good on both sides."
As expected, Jazz announce they have extended a qualifying offer to Gordon Hayward, making the 24-year old Hayward a restricted free agent.
Jazz have extended a qualifying offer to Gordon Hayward, ensuring that he'll be a restricted free agent.