|Oct. 17 4:41 PM PT5:41 PM MT6:41 PM CT7:41 PM ET23:41 GMT7:41 4:41 PM MST6:41 PM EST3:41 UAE (+1)01:4119:41 ET6:41 PM CTNaN:� - Celtics coach Brad Stevens says Gordon Hayward (tibia, ankle) is expected to make a full recovery from the gruesome injury he sustained in the team's opener. They just don't know how long it will take yet, but according to ESPN it appears unlikely he will play again this season.
Analysis: Hayward underwent surgery Wednesday, and though the team has not made an official statement regarding an exact timetable, reports have surfaced that his season is over.
|July 3 7:37 PM PT8:37 PM MT9:37 PM CT10:37 PM ET2:37 GMT10:37 7:37 PM MST9:37 PM EST6:37 UAE (+1)04:3722:37 ET9:37 PM CTNaN:� - Hayward has chosen to sign with the Boston Celtics and reunite with coach Brad Stevens.
Analysis: Hayward told Utah officials that he is moving on after seven seasons with the Jazz and that he picked Boston, making the announcement Tuesday evening on The Players' Tribune site. He played college ball under Stevens at Butler. He leaves a loaded Western Conference to join a Boston team that was the No. 1 seed in last season's Eastern Conference playoffs. The Miami Heat also were in the chase to land Hayward.