|Apr. 13 5:33 PM PT6:33 PM MT7:33 PM CT8:33 PM ET0:33 GMT8:33 5:33 PM MST7:33 PM EST4:33 UAE (+1)02:3320:33 ET7:33 PM CT23:33 - Utah Jazz coach Quin Snyder says Hayward may miss the final game of the season due to an Achilles tendon injury.
Analysis: Snyder announced Hayward will not play Monday against the Dallas Mavericks due to inflammation of the tendon. He did not play Saturday against the Portland Trail Blazers.
|Apr. 11 9:12 PM PT10:12 PM MT11:12 PM CT12:12 AM ET4:12 GMT12:12 9:12 PM MST11:12 PM EST8:12 UAE06:120:12 ET11:12 PM CT3:12 - After receiving limited minutes in his previous two games, Hayward scored 27 with seven boards in 38 minutes Friday.
Analysis: He hadn't exceeded 20 minutes while totaling nine points in either of his previous two contests.
|Mar. 28 9:17 PM PT10:17 PM MT11:17 PM CT12:17 AM ET4:17 GMT12:17 9:17 PM MST11:17 PM EST8:17 UAE05:170:17 ET10:17 PM CT3:17 - Hayward returned to Utah's lineup on Friday with 24 points.
Analysis: Averaging 19.6 points this season, Hayward had missed the last two games with a sprained right shoulder.
|Mar. 24 7:31 PM PT8:31 PM MT9:31 PM CT10:31 PM ET2:31 GMT10:31 7:31 PM MST9:31 PM EST6:31 UAE (+1)03:3122:31 ET8:31 PM CT1:31 - Hayward missed Monday's loss to Minnesota due to a sprained right shoulder.
Analysis: Hayward, the team's leading scorer, is also doubtful to play Wednesday versus Portland.
|Mar. 13 9:44 PM PT10:44 PM MT11:44 PM CT12:44 AM ET4:44 GMT12:44 9:44 PM MST11:44 PM EST8:44 UAE05:440:44 ET10:44 PM CT3:44 - Hayward scored 29 points with seven assists in Thursday's 109-91 win over Houston.
Analysis: Hayward's performance came a day after he sat out Tuesday's 87-82 win over New York with a lower back strain. He continues to be a force for the Jazz.
|Mar. 10 8:46 PM PT9:46 PM MT10:46 PM CT11:46 PM ET3:46 GMT11:46 8:46 PM MST10:46 PM EST7:46 UAE (+1)04:4623:46 ET9:46 PM CT2:46 - Hayward returned Thursday and scored 29 points in a win over Houston.
Analysis: He only missed one game and has averaged 26.0 points on 50.0 percent shooting in his last three.
|Mar. 7 9:33 PM PT10:33 PM MT11:33 PM CT12:33 AM ET5:33 GMT13:33 10:33 PM MST12:33 AM EST9:33 UAE06:330:33 ET11:33 PM CT4:33 - Hayward's 25 points led Utah to victory Friday in Philadelphia.
Analysis: His previous six games had been a bit of a struggle, managing 16.8 points on 36.6 percent. His 3-point shooting had been particularly poor at 4 of 25 (16.0 percent) before connecting on 2 of 3 against the 76ers.
|Feb. 27 7:47 PM PT8:47 PM MT9:47 PM CT10:47 PM ET3:47 GMT11:47 8:47 PM MST10:47 PM EST7:47 UAE (+1)04:4722:47 ET9:47 PM CT2:47 - Hayward netted 15 points Friday.
Analysis: Hayward is averaging 18.3 points in his last four after he had 30 and 32 in impressive efforts earlier this month. His 13 turnovers over the last two games should make you concerned.
|Feb. 21 9:58 PM PT10:58 PM MT11:58 PM CT12:58 AM ET5:58 GMT13:58 10:58 PM MST12:58 AM EST9:58 UAE06:580:58 ET11:58 PM CT3:58 - Hayward scored 20 points on 7-of-13 shooting in Friday's win over Portland.
Analysis: Hayward continues to play very efficiently, averaging 22.9 points on 51.3 percent shooting over his last seven contests.
|Feb. 10 12:00 AM PT1:00 AM MT2:00 AM CT3:00 AM ET8:00 GMT16:00 1:00 AM MST3:00 AM EST12:00 UAE09:003:00 ET2:00 AM CT6:00 - Hayward scored 25 of his 32 points in the second half, and the Utah Jazz overcame a 14-point, third-quarter deficit to beat the New Orleans Pelicans, 100-96 on Monday night.
Analysis: Hayward, scoring a career-high 19.8 points per game, is averaging 28.7 in his last three contests.
|Feb. 8 10:07 PM PT11:07 PM MT12:07 AM CT1:07 AM ET6:07 GMT14:07 11:07 PM MST1:07 AM EST10:07 UAE07:071:07 ET12:07 AM CT4:07 - Hayward scored 30 points as the Utah Jazz cruised to a 102-90 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Saturday night.
Analysis: Hayward is averaging 24.4 points on 53.5 percent shooting in his last five games and has gone 11 for 22 from 3-point range. He matched a career high Saturday by making 13 shots.
|Feb. 4 9:11 PM PT10:11 PM MT11:11 PM CT12:11 AM ET5:11 GMT13:11 10:11 PM MST12:11 AM EST9:11 UAE06:110:11 ET11:11 PM CT3:11 - Hayward stayed hot with 27 points in Tuesday's 103-102 loss at Portland.
Analysis: Hayward, who shot 10 of 16, is averaging 23.0 points on 49.5 percent from the floor over the last six games.
|Jan. 31 11:41 PM PT12:41 AM MT1:41 AM CT2:41 AM ET7:41 GMT15:41 12:41 AM MST2:41 AM EST11:41 UAE08:412:41 ET1:41 AM CT5:41 - Hayward scored 26 points and grabbed 15 rebounds as the Utah Jazz upset the league's highest-scoring team, the Golden State Warriors, 110-100 on Friday night.
Analysis: Hayward is averaging 22.2 points and 7.0 rebounds in his last five games.
|Jan. 29 2:25 PM PT3:25 PM MT4:25 PM CT5:25 PM ET22:25 GMT6:25 3:25 PM MST5:25 PM EST2:25 UAE (+1)23:2517:25 ET4:25 PM CT20:25 - Hayward did not participate in practice because of sinus congestion, but is still scheduled to play Friday against the Golden State Warriors.
Analysis: Jazz coach Quin Snyder said Thursday that the team's leading scorer was also bothered by the issue Wednesday night. Hayward was held to 11 points on 4 for 13 shooting during the 94-89 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers - eight points under his season average. He scored 24-plus points in the previous three games.
|Jan. 26 8:45 PM PT9:45 PM MT10:45 PM CT11:45 PM ET4:45 GMT12:45 9:45 PM MST11:45 PM EST8:45 UAE05:4523:45 ET10:45 PM CT2:45 - Hayward continued his hot shooting ways, going 4 of 5 from deep with 26 points in Monday's loss to Boston.
Analysis: Hayward is 14 of 25 from beyond the arc over his last six games, scoring 24-plus four times in that span.
|Jan. 24 8:03 PM PT9:03 PM MT10:03 PM CT11:03 PM ET4:03 GMT12:03 9:03 PM MST11:03 PM EST8:03 UAE05:0323:03 ET10:03 PM CT2:03 - Hayward had 24 points on 10-of-14 shooting Saturday against Brooklyn.
Analysis: Hayward is averaging 21.4 points on 50.0 percent shooting over his last nine home games.
|Jan. 22 8:23 PM PT9:23 PM MT10:23 PM CT11:23 PM ET4:23 GMT12:23 9:23 PM MST11:23 PM EST8:23 UAE05:2323:23 ET10:23 PM CT2:23 - Hayward had 24 points, six rebounds, six assists and six turnovers in Thursday's 101-99 win at Milwaukee.
Analysis: It was a big night for Hayward, who had scored a combined 24 in the previous two games. He's averaging 19.0 points on the season.
|Jan. 17 10:31 PM PT11:31 PM MT12:31 AM CT1:31 AM ET6:31 GMT14:31 11:31 PM MST1:31 AM EST10:31 UAE07:311:31 ET12:31 AM CT4:31 - Hayward finished with 31 points, seven assists and four 3-pointers in Friday's 94-85 win over the Lakers.
Analysis: Hayward is averaging 23.2 points while hitting 10 of 23 from 3-point range in his last five home games.
|Jan. 9 8:54 PM PT9:54 PM MT10:54 PM CT11:54 PM ET4:54 GMT12:54 9:54 PM MST11:54 PM EST8:54 UAE05:5423:54 ET10:54 PM CT2:54 - Hayward had a big game with 27 points, four rebounds and four assists in a loss to Oklahoma City on Friday.
Analysis: Hayward is averaging 23.0 points despite going 1 for 14 from 3-point range over his last three games.
|Dec. 31 9:09 PM PT10:09 PM MT11:09 PM CT12:09 AM ET5:09 GMT13:09 10:09 PM MST12:09 AM EST9:09 UAE06:090:09 ET11:09 PM CT3:09 - Hayward had 26 points and hit 3 of 4 from 3-point range in Tuesday's win over the lowly Timberwolves.
Analysis: Hayward is averaging 21.0 points while sinking 18 of 30 from beyond the arc over his last seven games.
|Dec. 2 9:37 PM PT10:37 PM MT11:37 PM CT12:37 AM ET5:37 GMT13:37 10:37 PM MST12:37 AM EST9:37 UAE06:370:37 ET11:37 PM CT3:37 - Hayward scored 25 on 7-of-18 shooting, though he hit all eight of his free-throw attempts in Monday's loss to Denver.
Analysis: Hayward really appears to be coming into his own, scoring 24 or more four times in his last five games.
|Nov. 27 9:36 PM PT10:36 PM MT11:36 PM CT12:36 AM ET5:36 GMT13:36 10:36 PM MST12:36 AM EST9:36 UAE06:360:36 ET11:36 PM CT3:36 - Hayward had 24 points in Wednesday's loss at Oklahoma City.
Analysis: Hayward also committed a career worst-tying eight turnovers, giving him 21 in the last five games. Fantasy owners will surely take the good with the bad.
|Nov. 23 10:56 PM PT11:56 PM MT12:56 AM CT1:56 AM ET6:56 GMT14:56 11:56 PM MST1:56 AM EST10:56 UAE07:561:56 ET12:56 AM CT4:56 - Hayward scored 31 on 9-of-16 shooting in Saturday's loss to the Pelicans.
Analysis: Hayward, who was 11 of 14 form the free-throw line, has scored 30-plus points three times in his last seven games - but he also totaled only 48 points in the other four contests in that stretch.
|Nov. 22 10:17 PM PT11:17 PM MT12:17 AM CT1:17 AM ET6:17 GMT14:17 11:17 PM MST1:17 AM EST10:17 UAE07:171:17 ET12:17 AM CT4:17 - Hayward was awful Friday night.
Analysis: Hayward scored 12 points in a lame effort for fantasy owners. You should hope that he plays well Saturday in the second half of a back-to-back. Hayward has played well in such contests, averaging 19.3 points on 52.9 percent shooting.
|Nov. 15 9:40 PM PT10:40 PM MT11:40 PM CT12:40 AM ET5:40 GMT13:40 10:40 PM MST12:40 AM EST9:40 UAE06:400:40 ET11:40 PM CT3:40 - Gordon Hayward scored a season-high 33 points on 11-of-18 shooting and was 9 of 10 from the foul line in Friday's win over the Knicks.
Analysis: Hayward is off to a tremendous start, averaging 19.9 points on 49.6 percent shooting through 10 games.
|Nov. 9 7:11 PM PT8:11 PM MT9:11 PM CT10:11 PM ET3:11 GMT11:11 8:11 PM MST10:11 PM EST7:11 UAE (+1)04:1122:11 ET9:11 PM CT1:11 - Hayward scored 11 of his 17 points in the final five minutes, including a game-tying 3-pointer with 4:01 to play and a go-ahead 3 two minutes later Sunday.
Analysis: Hayward returns to his home state with some momentum as he faces Indiana on Monday. He is averaging 10.5 points in four career road games against the Pacers, scoring 21 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse last season to match his total from his first three NBA games there.
|Nov. 8 9:03 PM PT10:03 PM MT11:03 PM CT12:03 AM ET5:03 GMT13:03 10:03 PM MST12:03 AM EST9:03 UAE06:030:03 ET11:03 PM CT3:03 - Hayward was awful Friday night.
Analysis: Hayward scored 12 points in a lame effort for fantasy owners.
|July 12 8:10 AM PT9:10 AM MT10:10 AM CT11:10 AM ET15:10 GMT23:10 8:10 AM MST10:10 AM EST19:10 UAE17:1011:10 ET10:10 AM CT14:10 - The Utah Jazz have matched Charlotte's four-year, $63 million offer for Hayward.
Analysis: Hayward's agent, Mark Bartelstein, confirmed Utah's move on Saturday. It was first reported by Yahoo! Sports. The Jazz had until late Sunday to match the Hornets' offer from Thursday for the 6-foot-8 small forward. The team did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Hayward averaged career highs of 16.2 points, 5.2 assists, 5.1 rebounds and 1.4 steals last season while leading the Jazz in scoring and minutes.
|July 10 10:15 AM PT11:15 AM MT12:15 PM CT1:15 PM ET17:15 GMT1:15 10:15 AM MST12:15 PM EST21:15 UAE19:1513:15 ET12:15 PM CT16:15 - Hornets general manager Rich Cho said the team has extended an offer sheet to Hayward.
Analysis: The deal signed Thursday would pay the small forward $63 million over the next four years. The Jazz have until 11:59 p.m. Sunday to match the offer and retain Hayward. With the offer sheet in place, the sign and trade possibility with the Jazz is no longer an option. The 6-foot-8 Hayward averaged career highs of 16.2 points, 5.2 assists, 5.1 rebounds and 1.4 steals last season while leading his team in scoring and minutes played.
|July 9 7:26 AM PT8:26 AM MT9:26 AM CT10:26 AM ET14:26 GMT22:26 7:26 AM MST9:26 AM EST18:26 UAE16:2610:26 ET9:26 AM CT13:26 - The Hornets have agreed on a maximum offer sheet with Hayward that would pay the small forward $63 million over the next four years, a person close to with the situation told The Associated Press on Wednesday. The Utah Jazz would have three days to match the deal once Hayward officially signs.
Analysis: Hayward, who visited with the Hornets this week, averaged 16.2 points, 5.1 rebounds, 5.2 assists and 1.4 steals last season for Utah. Hayward has spent all four seasons in the NBA with the Jazz. He shot 41.3 percent from the field and 30 percent from 3-point range in 77 starts.
|July 2 12:08 PM PT1:08 PM MT2:08 PM CT3:08 PM ET19:08 GMT3:08 12:08 PM MST2:08 PM EST23:08 UAE21:0815:08 ET2:08 PM CT18:08 - A person familiar with the visit says the Cavaliers have scheduled a meeting with Utah restricted free agent Gordon Hayward.
Analysis: The small forward agreed Wednesday to meet with team officials, said the person who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the Cavs are not commenting during the NBA's free agency moratorium. Hayward averaged 16.2 points, 5.2 assists and 5.1 rebounds last season, his fourth with the Jazz. The 6-foot-8 Hayward was the No. 9 overall pick in the 2010 draft.