clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Jazz Gordon Hayward is hilarious in double role in ad for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Gordon Hayward is a star who wants to give back.

Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports

All Utah Jazz fans are in love with Gordon Hayward's evolution over his career, from a confident rookie to a legit NBA star. More than that, his off the court contributions continue to grow in pace with his on court production. The Jazz leader recently went out to help promote St Jude Children's Research Hospital. Check out this amazing video!

Katelyn Lewis, of the ALSAC/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital PR department adds:

Gordon Hayward (Utah Jazz), along with other NBA stars, became a St. Jude Fan for Life during Hoops for St. JudeTM Week. Watch Gordon Hayward's Fan for Life transformation in support of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

Sign up to become a St. Jude Fan for Life and be automatically entered to win an autographed jersey from your favorite NBA team. We're giving away one jersey from all 30 teams, each signed by an NBA player — courtesy of the National Basketball Athletic Equipment Managers Association — to fans of the lifesaving work of St. Jude.

Join ambassadors Marc Gasol (Memphis Grizzlies), Kevin Love (Cleveland Cavaliers), David Lee (Golden State Warriors) and other NBA stars for high level playing for a good cause during Hoops for St. Jude WeekTM.

Hoops for St. Jude WeekTM highlights the work and successes of St. Jude through online, social media and in-game promotions, such as hosting and highlighting local patients in-arena. The support of NBA stars, coaches, broadcasters and fans helps St. Jude continue leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases.

"The support of the entire NBA family means the world to everyone at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital - whether players and coaches are visiting with patients or the team and NBA leadership are working to raise awareness of our work; this is a truly amazing partnership," said Richard Shadyac Jr., CEO of ALSAC/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

For more information, visit, follow @StJude on Twitter or show your support by becoming a St. Jude Fan for Life.

This is totally awesome, and a very worthy cause. Be a Fan For Life, sign up please!