Gordon Hayward picks Celtics over Jazz, Heat

Gordon Hayward announced Tuesday that he's going to play for the Celtics, choosing their maximum-contract offer over those from the Utah Jazz, his team since 2010, and the Miami Heat.

The 6-foot-8 small forward has agreed to a four-year, $128 million deal, according to sources.

The deal also includes a player option for the final year.

Hayward has improved his scoring average each season, topping out at 21.9 points per game last season.