The last of the big-name free agents this offseason, Gordon Hayward, has signed a 4-year, $128 million max contract with the Boston Celtics.
Free agent Gordon Hayward has agreed to a four-year, $128M deal with the Boston Celtics, league source tells The Vertical.
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It almost looked like Danny Ainge wasn’t going to land any big free agent this summer, but the Celtics have finally added a much-needed scorer on the wing.
Coming off his first All-Star season, Hayward will join Isiah Thomas, Al Horford, and Avery Bradley. Joining Boston also means a much easier playoff run than in the loaded West.