Gordon Hayward's pinpoint shooting got the Utah Jazz off to their best start of the season and Marvin Williams made the plays at the end for their most impressive victory of the season.
Williams scored five points in the final two minutes, Hayward broke out of a shooting slump to score 29 points and the Jazz earned their first back-to-back wins of the season with a 109-103 victory...
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2 days ago
There were only about 30 seconds left to go before the worst shooting night of his career would be over, and Utah Jazz swingman Gordon Hayward wanted to be the guy to inbound the ball, to try to find a teammate for a basket.
Richard Jefferson stopped him and called a play.
"I made him go to the paint and tried to get him another shot," Jefferson said.
Utah Jazz: The Jazz Should Have Extended Gordon Hayward Earlier
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At a league worst 1-12, there has not been much to be excited about so far this young season for Jazz fans. There is plenty of young talent to build around and get that record turned around as the season progresses, but without their first round draft pick Trey Burke healthy...
For the first time this season, basketball was fun for Gordon Hayward and the Utah Jazz.
''Once you see that ball go in, the hoop gets wider and guys are feeding off the energy. It started to become really fun,'' Hayward said.
Hayward had 27 points and 10 assists and Richard Jefferson added 22 points to help the Utah Jazz claim their first victory of the season...
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21 days ago
Gordon Hayward had 27 points and 10 assists and Richard Jefferson added 22 points to help the Utah Jazz claim their first victory of the season, a 111-105 win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday night.
Hayward scored 22 points in the second half and the Jazz erased a 16-point deficit to put an end to their worst start in 39 years.
Derrick Favors made a key layup with 24...
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21 days ago
With the Jazz visiting the C's this evening, one of the major story lines is Butler alum Gordon Hayward playing against his former coach, Brad Stevens. Hayward will be a restricted free agent at season's end, and the rumors about him potentially coming to Boston have been abuzz pretty much since the day the Celtics hired Stevens.
Yesterday in his "Eight Fearless...
Hayward is in the last year of his rookie contract and is now set to be a restricted free agent at the end of the season. The Jazz and Hayward had the opportunity to agree on a contract extension and avoid Hayward becoming a restricted free agent. The deadline to agree on extensions was Oct ...The post Gordon Hayward, Utah Jazz Don’t Sign Extension appeared first on The League News.
Gordon Hayward will become a restricted free agent at the end of the season, after the fourth-year forward and the Utah Jazz failed to agree to a contract extension before the league deadline Thursday night.
The Jazz and Hayward’s camp had until midnight Eastern to reach a deal. Yahoo! Sports reported the two sides ended talks with about 30 to go before the deadline. Without an...
Salt Lake City, UT - The Utah Jazz and Gordon Hayward have been engaged in contract extension talks for the last month, and it sounds as if the two sides are getting close to reaching an agreement. According to Marc Stein of ESPN, the Jazz and Hayward are expected to agree on a contract extension […]
Gordon Hayward comes upon his 4th year on the Jazz, how will being the longest tenured player change him? (Photo credit: USA Today)
Gordon Hayward has more in common with Larry Bird than you might think. They’re both fairly pale, are small-town products from Indiana and served as the face of their team. Although growing up an hour away from where Hoosiers is historically based...