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Rondae Hollis-Jefferson’s favorite Star Wars character? E.T.

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LAS VEGAS - MAY 27: Michael Jackson’s sculptural prototype from the movie “E.T.” is on display at The Joint music venue inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino May 27, 2007 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Guernsey’s auction house will auction about 1,100 items of Jackson family memorabilia on May 30 and 31 at the Hard Rock. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

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Either Nets forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson is on the Nik Stauskas level of Star Wars knowledge – or Hollis-Jefferson far surpasses nearly everyone’s.

Devin Kharpertian of The Brooklyn Game:

Haha, good try, Rondae. Star Wars isn’t a generic term for science fiction like Kleenex for tissues. You can’t just name someone from an entirely different move.


Adam Reisinger of ESPN:

A little digging proves Reisinger correct. E.T.'s race was represented in the Galactic Senate in Episode I:


Who knew Hollis-Jefferson was such a Star Wars buff?