Gordon Hayward is one of the prominent names in the world of sports. Hayward is an American professional basketball player who is famous as the shooting guard for Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
This professional basketball player’s fame grew after his finish in the Horizon League’s top five for being able to both score and rebound. Therefore for his contribution to the game and his role, Hayward in the year 2009, was named the Horizon League Player of the Year. Gordon is still a big name in the game and currently is married to the beautiful Robyn Hayward. Let us now get to know more about this NBA star.
Gordon Hayward: Early Life and Education
Gordon Hayward was born on the 23rd of March 23 in 1990. The Indianapolis, Indiana born kid is the son of Gordon Scott Hayward and Jody Hayward. Hayward is ethnically white and his nationality is American. Gordon also has a sibling whom he grew up with- his sister, Heather Hayward.
For his education, Gordon went to the Brownsburg High School in Brownsburg, Indiana. Hayward was a tall kid and was an amazing basketball player even in his early years. In his senior year (2007-08) he managed to earn himself the name on the first All-State team. There he led Brownsburg to the Indiana Class 4A state championship.
Many colleges were constantly keeping their eyes on this young talent. Hayward next enrolled at Butler University. During his time in the University, Hayward skipped AAU basketball during the following summer because he wanted to be contending for the state high school title in the senior year. Later in the year 2010, Gordon was able to clinch the title of the ‘Horizon League Player’.
Gordon Hayward: Career
After the completion of his education, Hayward made appearances in over 70 games in the Rookie season. On 13 April 2011, while playing against Denver Nuggets, Gordon set a career-high scoring 34 points. Then in the year 2012, Gordon was selected to play in the Rising Stars Challenge where he averaged 5.4 points per game.
2 years later, on 10 July 2014, Charlotte Hornets offered Gordon a four-year contract worth $63 million. However, the Jazz were able to match the massive offer sheet were able to keep him within the team.
Same year, on the 14th of November 2014, Hayward recorded a season-high 33 points after winning against New York Knicks. He again was able to accomplish another milestone on the 7th of April 2017; Hayward set a new career record of 39 points in a match against Minnesota Timberwolves. Hayward has had quite an illustrious career and his success has its perks.
Gordon Hayward: Personal Life
Gordon Hayward currently is married to the beautiful Robyn Hayward. The couple decided to get married five months of Gordon’s graduation. As of today, Robyn and Gordon are the proud and happy parents of two kids. They have two adorable little girls, Bernie and Charlotte “Charlie.”
When Gordon and Robyn first got married, Robyn was in a beauty school in her first years. It is not quite certain if she has been able to complete her studies but she has certainly been a busy mom.
The two look like they are enjoying their romantic relationship and try to distance themselves from other affairs or controversies. Hayward is a loving husband who gives time to Robyn and his kids. These two seem really amazing together and we wish them a lifetime of happiness.
Gordon Hayward: Net Worth and Social Media
As per estimations, Hayward’s net worth is in the range of $62 million. Like many other famous basketball players, Gordon makes an amazing $30 million from a regular, injury-free season.
Gordon Hayward also has an amazing passion for cars. He has his own collection of some of the most luxurious cars which justifies his personality. As per our sources Hayward owns a P85 model S Tesla which he purchased in 2014. This luxury car cost him $80,0000. Gordon also has a Lamborghini Aventador and a Range Rover.
The Celtics player is also active on social media and has a huge presence on Instagram. Gordon goes by the handle gordonhayward on the platform and has over 1.4 million followers.