He was 3,700 km away from Chester and it broke his heart again. I went along with it and kept playing. [17] He returned to action in late March. It’s tough for somebody to go through that and then not be able to do something. (Seeing) the Caron Butlers of the world, the Dame Lillards of the world...seeing those guys make it, that kind of gives you hope. So she decided to make her own. “It was going to start with just a program about agriculture and around that time (in planning) LeBron launched his I Promise School,” Hollis-Jefferson says. [23] On March 19, 2019, he made a layup with eight-tenths of a second remaining to lift the Nets to a 123–121 win over the Sacramento Kings. But the reality of their environment was always there, snuffing lives out in cruel, random fashion. On July 18, 2019, Hollis-Jefferson signed with the Toronto Raptors. He earned third-team All-American honors as a junior, when he was also named the conference player of the year in the Pac-12. He works at the Boys & Girls Club and I volunteer. "It was hard not see your mom all the time, coming home to sleep and then waking up and still not seeing her," Rondae said. [13] He made his debut for the Nets in their season opener on October 28, 2015, recording eight points and five rebounds off the bench in a 115–100 loss to the Chicago Bulls. [27], "Arizona's Hollis-Jefferson knows all about sacrifice", "Rondae Hollis-Jefferson's game is no act", "Daily Times Player of the Year: Despite setback, Chester's Rondae Jefferson should be proud", "Rondae Hollis-Jefferson Brings Arizona In The Sweet 16 With Talent And Leadership", "Aaron Gordon is 2013 McDonald's All-American MVP, Rondae Jefferson makes unconfirmed history", "Chester's Rondae Jefferson named to Jordan Brand Classic", "2014-15 Pac-12 Conference Men's Basketball Honors", "Hollis-Jefferson leaving Arizona, declares for NBA Draft", ARIZONA WILDCATS 2014 EA SPORTS MAUI INVITATIONAL CHAMPIONS, "NETS ACQUIRE RONDAE HOLLIS-JEFFERSON AND STEVE BLAKE", "Rondae Hollis-Jefferson 2015-16 Game Log", "Batum scores 23 points, Hornets beat Nets 105-100", "Nets finish strong, beat Suns 122-104 for first road win", "Knicks hold on to beat Nets after Porzingis leaves", "Crabbe scores 21, Nets top Bulls 104-87 to snap 8-game skid", "Russell, Harris lead Nets past winless Cavaliers 102-86", "Mitchell returns, carries Jazz to 101-91 victory over Nets", "Nets, down 25 in 4th, storm back to shock Kings", "RONDAE HOLLIS-JEFFERSON DELIVERS GAME-WINNER TO LIFT BROOKLYN NETS", "Rondae becoming a fixture at power forward", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Rondae_Hollis-Jefferson&oldid=978381280, American expatriate basketball people in Canada, Arizona Wildcats men's basketball players, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, NCAA Tournament West Region All-Tournament Team (2015), Maui Invitational All-Tournament Team (2014), Career statistics and player information from, This page was last edited on 14 September 2020, at 15:44.