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20 hours ago
Rotoworld
Gordon Hayward says he will play some power forward this season.
Salt Lake Tribune 19 hours ago

Utah Jazz: Hayward returns with a mission to lead

Gordon Hayward is considerably wealthier after signing a new max contract with the Jazz in July, his arms are more muscular, owing to all the time he has spent in the weight room during the offseason. And, he’s now a married man. Big summer. Big changes. However, in return, he’s being asked to lead the 2014-15 edition of the Utah Jazz. And yes, he says he’s up to the task. “It all tells me that the trust the organization has had in me is huge,” Hayward said. “It makes me feel more like a lea...
Salt Lake Tribune 19 hours ago

Kragthorpe: Jazz want to make themselves worth watching again

So the Jazz have gathered for coach Quin Snyder’s first training camp, and everyone recognizes that this new arrangement is going to require some unselfishness. That’s not even counting Gordon Hayward’s negotiations regarding how much time he’s allowed to spend playing video games. Hayward’s a dedicated gamer, but he’s married now. He knows that. The Jazz are not a very good NBA team at the moment. We all understand that. Where the buzzwords from Media Day come into play is in holding this team...
Rotoworld 20 hours ago

Gordon Hayward will play some power forward - Gordon Hayward (G/F) Utah Jazz

Gordon Hayward says he will play some power forward this season.

Jazz Hoops - Burks, Kanter face interesting few weeks

A year ago, Dennis Lindsey began negotiating with Derrick Favors and Gordon Hayward on contract extensions. Favors came away with an extension before the season started. Hayward went into restricted free agency, where he garnered a max contract. Now, Lindsey is faced with the same decisions on Alec Burks and Enes Kanter. The Jazz General Manager is expected to open negotiating windows with both parties in the next week, or so. The Jazz have until the end of the preseason to either strike a d...
SLC Dunk Sep 5, 2014

The Under-23 Edition - The Downbeat - #1445

Young whippersnapper KOC, Burks on a boat, pizza vs. 10K So, "Where will the leadership come from on this team" continues to be a topic of discussion every time a member of the Jazz front office is interviewed on 1280, with every interviewee doggedly continuing to express hopes that Gordon Hayward will be that guy. In this week's offering, Randy Rigby cites "the marrying of Gordon Hayward"* as one of the reasons he is hopeful that Hayward can become a leader on this team. *File this under #onlyinUtah, yes or no? Number one, I’m really hopeful that with what, the marrying of Gordon...

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