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Jazz match offer for Gordon Hayward; Grizzlies sign Vince Carter
Jazz match offer for Gordon Hayward; Grizzlies sign Vince Carter

Forward Gordon Hayward, a restricted free agent, will return to the Utah Jazz after the club matched the four-year, $63-million offer sheet from the Charlotte Hornets while the Memphis Grizzlies agreed to terms with veteran swingman Vince Carter. The agent for the 6-foot-8 Hayward, who averaged career highs of 16.2 points, 5.2 assists, 5.1 rebounds and 1.4 steals last season, confirmed the deal on Saturday after it was first reported by Yahoo Sports. Utah has not confirmed that it matched the Hornets' offer. The 37-year-old Carter, an eight-time All-Star who was a key reserve for the Dallas Mavericks last season, received a multi-year deal, according to the Grizzlies'...

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