Keith Smith: Per a source: There is mutual interest between the Boston Celtics and Nigel Hayes. It may come down to Boston having a guaranteed roster spot to offer Hayes. Celtics are tight on roster spots and Hayes has good offers overseas if he doesn’t have a guaranteed spot in the NBA.
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Emiliano Carchia: EuroLeague players Nigel Hayes and Zach Auguste will have a workout with the Boston Celtics this week, sources tell @Emiliano Carchia
Orazio Cauchi: Guard Aaron Harrison and forward Nigel Hayes are expected to sign with Galatasaray, a source told @Sportando . Harrison played 9 games with the Dallas Mavericks last season, while Hayes had three different experiences with Lakers, Raptors and Kings.
James Ham: Confirmed that Nigel Hayes was waived by the Kings in order to make room for the LaVine offer. Non-guaranteed contract. He is still with Sacramento at Las Vegas Summer League.
Bobby Marks: Waiver of Nigel Hayes in Sacramento was done to clear out cap space to sign Zach LaVine to the $78M offer sheet. Sacramento can sign Hayes once he clears waivers and the $19.5M in room is restored after Chicago officially matches.
Sean Cunningham: Kings coach Dave Joerger on Nigel Hayes signing said he hasn’t seen him play a lot. Said he was between a small and power forward.
Adrian Wojnarowski: Forward Nigel Hayes is signing for the rest of the season and 2018-19 with the Sacramento Kings, league source tells ESPN.
RaptorsMR: .@Raptors have recalled Nigel Hayes from @Raptors905. #WeTheNorth. Josh Lewenberg: Hayes’ 2nd 10-day expires after today. Raptors will have to make a call on him tomorrow. twitter.com/raptorsmr/stat…
The Toronto Raptors announced Tuesday they have signed forward Nigel Hayes to a 10-day contract. Per team policy, financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Hayes, 6-foot-8, 254 pounds, is averaging 16.1 points, 6.6 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 35.6 minutes in 38 games this season with the NBA G League’s Westchester Knicks. He is shooting .450 (227-for-505) from the field, .441 (94-for-213) from three-point range and .744 (64-for-86) at the free throw line. Hayes has scored 20-or-more points 10 times, including a season-high 37 points Nov. 7 at Delaware.
Adam Zagoria: Nigel Hayes is back with the @wcknicks after signing a 10-day with the Lakers.
The Lakers elected not to sign forward Nigel Hayes to another 10-day contract after his previous deal expired following the loss to the Raptors.
Shams Charania: The Los Angeles Lakers are signing forward Nigel Hayes of G League’s Westchester to a 10-day contract, league sources tell Yahoo.
Ian Begley: Knicks say they’ve signed Jamel Artis, Nigel Hayes & Xavier Rathan-Mayes. All 3 likely have partial guarantees and are signed for 1 year.
Adrian Wojnarowski: Wisconsin’s Nigel Hayes has agreed to a partially guaranteed deal with the Knicks, league source tells ESPN.
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Kristian Winfield: Kevin Durant says he’s not concerned about Kyrie Irving’s vaccination status. “We trust in Kyrie and I expect us to have our whole team at some point.”
Ben Rohrbach: Kevin Durant on Kyrie Irving’s availability: “I expect it not to be [an issue]. That’s on Kyrie and that’s his personal decision. … We trust in Kyrie. I expect us to have our whole team at some point.”
Ian Begley: Kyrie Irving will not be at Media Day in Brooklyn today, sources confirm. NYC mandate states that all Knicks/Nets need to be vaccinated for COVID-19 to practice/play home games in NYC. Nets training camp is in San Diego. Irving may talk to media via Zoom. ESPN first reported.
Brian Lewis: According to NY rules, Kyrie Irving can’t play or practice at home until he gets a vaccination shot. Kevin Durant: “We trust in Kyrie and I expect us to have our whole team at some point.” #Nets #NBA
Brian Lewis: KD on whether inking long-term will help convince Kyrie Irving and James Harden to do the same: “We all three talked about playing here for a long time but their situations will happen on their time and we all respect that.” #Nets #NBA
Alex Schiffer: Kevin Durant said he trusted LaMarcus Aldridge’s judgement when he found out LA wanted to come back. Didn’t try and talk him out of it like Marks did. Said he knew LA was 49 points from 20K and was bummed he wouldn’t be able to get it. Now is pumped to be able to see him hit it.