The Indiana Pacers have interest in trading for Gordon Hayward of the Boston Celtics, sources tell Ian Begley of

Hayward is expected to exercise his player option for the 20-21 season worth $34.2 million and become a free agent again in 2021.

Hayward is from Indiana and played collegiately at Butler. 

The Pacers have an expensive core of Victor Oladipo, Domantas Sabonis, Malcolm Brogdon and Myles Turner, which some have speculated they may break up via trade.