Gordon Hayward will become a free agent after declining his $34.2 million player option with the Celtics for the 2020-21 season, Hayward’s agent Mark Bartelstein told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski.
Gordon Hayward has opted out of his $34 million deal for the 2020-21 season with the Boston Celtics and will become an unrestricted free agent.
Where will he land next? 👀 https://t.co/G8I6ca9w6A
— Sports Illustrated (@SInow) November 19, 2020
BIG Thursday for #Celtics.
By 5 pm, Gordon Hayward ($34.2M) and Enes Kanter ($5M) must decide whether to exercise their player options, and Boston must decide on its option for Semi Ojeleye ($1.8M).
All this on the heels of drafting three players, two who should play next year.
— Adam Kaufman (@AdamMKaufman) November 19, 2020