5 Year-Old Boy With Leukemia Defies The Odds To Play In The NBA For Utah Jazz

    The Utah Jazz play their basketball games out of Salt Lake City in the Northwest Division in the Western Conference of the National Basketball Association. The NBA outfit have a full roster of talented stars and a legion of dedicated fans. But a new face amongst them is setting tongues wagging in the stands of late. JP Gibson. Who is this new player? Where did he come from? And isn’t he a little short to be a basketball player?!

    JP is a five year-old who was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia back in 2012 and has been bravely fighting the disease ever since. He’s a huge fan of the Jazz and wanted nothing more than to play for them. And he saw his dream come true! Have a look: