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Boston Celtics small forward Gordon Hayward is receiving “strong interest” from Nike, New Balance and Chinese brand Anta, according to ESPN’s Nick DePaula.
Anta is set to pitch Hayward on a multi-year shoe deal on Monday night in San Diego. Rajon Rondo, Klay Thompson and Chandler Parsons currently have deals with the brand.
Gordon Hayward is receiving strong interest from 4 sneaker brands. In addition to interest from Nike and New Balance, Chinese brand Anta is pitching the Celtics All-Star with a multi-year shoe deal offer this evening in San Diego. pic.twitter.com/yZOq9iEJhW
— Nick DePaula (@NickDePaula) August 20, 2018
Hayward’s deal with Nike expires at the end of August. The 28-year-old is on track to participate in training camp in September after suffering a fractured left ankle in the Celtics’ season-opening loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Oct. 17.