The Cleveland Cavaliers are hosting restricted free agent Gordon Hayward for a visit Wednesday, reports Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski.
Utah RFA Gordon Hayward is meeting with Cavaliers officials in Cleveland today, sources tell Yahoo. Offer sheet could be forthcoming.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 2, 2014
According to ESPN’s Brian Windhorst, the Cavaliers are prepared to offer the forward the maximum contract number of about $15 million per season.
Cavs believed to be preparing a max offer sheet for restricted free agent Gordon Hayward, sources said. Yahoo reported he is visiting today — Brian Windhorst (@WindhorstESPN) July 2, 2014
Cleveland, which got a commitment from Kyrie Irving to sign a five-year, $90 million extension, see Andrew Wiggins as a shooting and Hayward as small forward.
Hayward averaged 16.2 points, 5.1 rebounds and 5.2 assists for the Jazz last season.
No offer sheet can be signed until July 10.