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Rock On: Lighten up, Gordon Hayward

Published: Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:25 p.m. MDT

Utah Jazz guard Gordon Hayward speaks with the media as Jazz players clean out their lockers for the season in Salt Lake City Thursday, April 17, 2014. (Hugh Carey, Deseret News) Utah Jazz guard Gordon Hayward speaks with the media as Jazz players clean out their lockers for the season in Salt Lake City Thursday, April 17, 2014. (Hugh Carey, Deseret News)

SAD-BE-GONE

Jazz general manager Dennis Lindsey said last week he told Gordon Hayward he needed to lighten up.

“I was serious, I think he needs to have more fun,” Lindsey said.

So let’s see. Hayward made $3.5 million last year. He will triple that with his next contract. He gets a six-month vacation.

If that’s not having fun …

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