Gobert Flies Cancer Survivor From France To USA For Jazz Games
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Utah center Rudy Gobert flew a cancer-surviving fan of his all the way from France to the United States to watch a couple of Jazz games in person.
Enzo Danieau is a cancer survivor from France and a huge fan of Jazzman Rudy Gobert. After a five-year battle with leukemia, Danieau’s cancer is in remission.
Gobert connected with his fellow Frenchman and brought him to the USA to celebrate his recovery by watching the Jazz play.
— NBA Cares (@nbacares) November 1, 2019
Gobert first sent Danieau an autograph along with a special video inviting him and his mother to visit the States and see the Jazz play.
— Rudy Gobert (@rudygobert27) October 30, 2019
Danieau arrived in Utah and watched Gobert post 13 points, 7 rebounds, and 2 blocks in a 110-96 win over the Los Angeles Clippers on October 30.
.@rudygobert27 spending time with his special guest, Enzo Danieau, after tonight’s game.
— Utah Jazz Doing Good (@JazzDoingGood) October 31, 2019
According to KSLSports.com’s Ben Anderson, Danieau will join Gobert for Utah’s game in Sacramento on Friday, November 1.
The Jazz (4-1) and Kings (0-5) are scheduled to tip-off at 8 p.m. (MDT). The game will be broadcast on AT&T SportsNet and 97.5 FM.
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