Found December 24, 2011 on Pro Basketball Talk:
PLAYERS: Chuck Hayes
TEAMS: Sacramento Kings
When the Sacramento Kings dropped the news that they were voiding the contract of recently-signed free agent center Chuck Hayes, it was depressing for multiple reasons, not the least of which was legitimate concern for the health of Hayes himself. But after seeking a second opinion and getting clearance to play, the story, for now,…

Free-agent F/C Hayes doesn't have heart issue, after all

Free-agent center Chuck Hayes can resume basketball activities after doctors ruled that he doesn't have a heart problem, contrary to what doctors from the Sacramento Kings concluded.Hayes had signed a four-year, $21-million deal with the Kings earlier in the preseason, but the team voided the deal after Hayes was apparently found to have a heart abnormality during an echo stress...

Chuck Hayes re-signs with Kings

Three days ago, the Sacramento Kings voided the four-year contract with former Kentucky great Chuck Hayes because of a failed physical exam. Tonight the NBA club announced that Hayes had reached a "multi-year" agreement in principle with the Kings after receiving medical clearance earlier from the Cleveland Clinic.

Hayes' reps: Clinic exams show no heart issues

Chuck Hayes, whose contract was voided by the Sacramento Kings after he failed a physical, was cleared by doctors from the Cleveland Clinic after a series of heart tests, according to a statement from Hayes' public-relations representatives.

Hayes happy to be a King again

Chuck Hayes was talking about practice and couldn't have been happier. Randall Benton Hayes, left, and rookie Jimmer Fredette participate in the Kings' practice Saturday. Hayes was named the team's captain. Randall Benton Chuck Hayes, right, and Kings basketball president Geoff Petrie share a light moment during Saturday...

Kings and Chuck Hayes agree to new deal

The Sacramento Kings have agreed to a contract with forward Chuck Hayes just days after voiding a deal because of a failed physical. Kings president of basketball operations Geoff Petrie announced the multiyear agreement Thursday night. Terms were not immediately available. The Kings voided a $21.3 million, four-year contract with Hayes on Monday, saying he failed a [...]

Chuck Hayes?

Think Adelman might be trying to get Hayes? His price probably just dropped. Tough for him that a possibly mistaken doctor's eval cost him millions. He's a FA, right? We'd have to dump Randolph for sure, and who else? I'm not advocating necessarily that we add to our big man glut, just that Adelman must surely like him. Chuck Hayes Cleared To Play, Goes Back...

Kings, Hayes agree days after first voided deal

The Sacramento Kings have agreed to a contract with forward Chuck Hayes just days after voiding a deal because of a failed physical.

Cleared to play, Hayes returns to Kings

The Kings' search for a frontcourt defender ended where it started. Veteran forward- center Chuck Hayes was pronounced fit to resume his NBA career by doctors at the renowned Cleveland Clinic after initial tests detected a heart abnormality.

Marcos Breton: Hayes' return to Kings is heartwarming

It's hard to know what kind of team the Kings are going to be on the court this season. But off the court, in matters far more important than basketball, the Kings have played with honor and compassion. Marcos Breton Kings basketball president Geoff Petrie, left, smiles as Chuck Hayes talks to reporters.

Kings expect Hayes back after specialist declares his heart healthy

The Sacramento Kings appear ready to add Chuck Hayes to their roster after he was told by specialists at the Cleveland Clinic this morning that he has no heart problems and can resume his professional basketball career. Chuck Hayes is undergoing tests on his heart.

Friday Bullets

The Cleveland Clinic spent a day with Chuck Hayes and declared his heart perfectly sound. Meanwhile, the Kings doctors had nearly a week with the guy and thought his heart was such a big worry his contract would have be voided, which it was. Now that he is back in a Kings uniform, with an extra million or so dollars in his pocket for his troubles, one big question is: will he ever...
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