With Gordon Hayward out the door, the Utah Jazz are moving quickly to Plan B. The Utah Jazz are meeting with Washington Wizards’ Otto Porter. Otto Porter is a restricted free agent and the Washington Wizards have the right to match any offer that is thrown at him. But with their luxury tax situation getting worse and now with Gordon Hayward in the East, they might be grappling with whether Porter allows them to get past the Boston Celtics and the Cleveland Cavaliers to make the NBA Finals.
Confirming reports that Otto Porter is a prime target for the Utah Jazz, now that Gordon Hayward is off to Boston— Tony Jones (@tribjazz) July 5, 2017
Sources: The Jazz plan to make Wizards restricted free agent Otto Porter a priority after losing Gordon Hayward.— Tim MacMahon (@espn_macmahon) July 5, 2017