No Place Like Duke As many of you have now heard, I am honored to be coming back to Duke as Special Assistant this Fall! Many thanks to everyone for your support and encouragement. Here’s a quick note from me, with help from the awesome Dave Bradley at Duke BluePlanet! Jon Continue »
406769_4961668360581_67595176_n A Letter for Gran Canaria A Letter for Gran Canaria To Granca Fans, It has been an honor and a privilege to play for this team. I want to thank the entire organization, especially Joaquin Costa, Berdi Perez and Pedro Martinez for the opportunity to play for Gran Canaria. After playing for almost an entire season here, I know how unique of a place and… Continue »
2013-03-10 11.16.27 From the Archives, Vol. 3 From the Archives, Vol. 3 In honor of the big game tonight, we thought it’d be fun to do a “From the Archives” throwback to 2010… when Duke won the National Championship! Check out the opening video to the game, P. Diddy and all. Who are you rooting for tonight? And don’t forget – this is your last chance to… Continue »
247637_4514379938650_796265697_n Your Questions, Answered! Hey everyone! First, thank you so so much for the messages that some of you send me, even on a daily basis.  Sometimes, I feel far away from all of my friends and supporters, but the messages I get are very uplifting and want you to know how much it means.  I answered some questions that were asked, and wanted… Continue »
_61K5162 Hello from Gran Canaria Hi everyone, If I have learned anything in these past couple years, it’s that life is unpredictable.  I have taken many detours on my journey, and all of them have made me a better person.  I have realized in a short period that you learn the most about yourself when you are by yourself. It is also amazing what you… Continue »
ChicagoDusk Summertime Chi How’s it going everyone? I wanted to check in and say thanks to all the supporters who have been emailing, tweeting at me, and just there to support me. When I tell you it makes a big difference, it really does. It is such motivation to know that I have lots of people out there who are rooting for me…. Continue »
Snapshot 2012-01-10 11-37-14 Eyes on the Ball On July 13, 2010, Jon suffered a widely publicized, career threatening eye injury while playing with the Miami Heat. From that day forward, Duke opthamologist Dr. Terry Kim has been an incredible influence in Jon’s life and now the two are embarking together on a new venture  that will have the ability to drastically change the face of eye injury… Continue »
45974324 21 Points in 75 Seconds Jon’s famed 21 points in 75 seconds was recently named the top moment in the 50 year history of Chicago’s Proviso West Holiday Tournament. Rounding out the top five moments included of the tournaments top moments include a 1978 showdown between Glenn Rivers and Isaiah Thomas, an all-time attendance record courtesy of Ronnie Fields and Kevin Garnett, and a record-breaking… Continue »
glenbrook1 From the Archives Vol. 2 In the second installment of our “From the Archives” series, we feature highlights of Jon, the only player since Quinn Buckner to win both a Division 1 NCAA Championship and an Illinois State Championship, in his junior year at Glenbrook North High School. In this 2004-2005 season, Jon was a 1st Team All-State Selection, Illinois Hoops Player of the Year,… Continue »
Duke Championship painting-2 Duke Championship Lithograph for Sale Shortly after the National Championship run, sports artist Jason Robichau contacted the Jon Scheyer Foundation and offered to use his limited edition lithographs to help raise money for our cause. Now Duke fans can commemorate the big win with Jason’s incredible artwork AND support Jon’s effort to impact the lives of young people in Durham and Chicago in a positive… Continue »
Fans From the Archives Vol. 1 “From the Archives” is an ongoing JonScheyer.com segment chronicling Jon’s journey from Little Tykes basketball hoops and AAU games, to state and national championships and beyond! Here is your first peek at where Jon’s basketball story began… Continue »
Posted 06 May 2013

No Place Like Duke

As many of you have now heard, I am honored to be coming back to Duke as Special Assistant this Fall! Many thanks to everyone for your support and encouragement. Here’s a quick note from me, with help from the awesome Dave Bradley at Duke BluePlanet! Jon Continue »
Posted 28 Apr 2013

A Letter for Gran Canaria

A Letter for Gran Canaria To Granca Fans, It has been an honor and a privilege to play for this team. I want to thank the entire organization, especially Joaquin Costa, Berdi Perez and Pedro Martinez for the opportunity to play for Gran Canaria. After playing for almost an entire season here, I know how unique of a place and… Continue »
Posted 08 Apr 2013

From the Archives, Vol. 3

From the Archives, Vol. 3 In honor of the big game tonight, we thought it’d be fun to do a “From the Archives” throwback to 2010… when Duke won the National Championship! Check out the opening video to the game, P. Diddy and all. Who are you rooting for tonight? And don’t forget – this is your last chance to… Continue »
Posted 17 Mar 2013

Join Jon’s March Madness...

Join my March Madness Challenge at Bragstr.com and win $500, an Autographed Jersey, a Signed Sports Illustrated cover, and compete against me! Click www.bragstr.com/jschy to sign up for free. Want to know more about the competition? Check out Bragstr’s FAQ for details.  Don’t miss out! Continue »
Posted 05 Nov 2012

Your Questions, Answered!

Hey everyone! First, thank you so so much for the messages that some of you send me, even on a daily basis.  Sometimes, I feel far away from all of my friends and supporters, but the messages I get are very uplifting and want you to know how much it means.  I answered some questions that were asked, and wanted… Continue »
Posted 08 Sep 2012

Hello from Gran Canaria

Hi everyone, If I have learned anything in these past couple years, it’s that life is unpredictable.  I have taken many detours on my journey, and all of them have made me a better person.  I have realized in a short period that you learn the most about yourself when you are by yourself. It is also amazing what you… Continue »
Posted 25 Jun 2012

Summertime Chi

How’s it going everyone? I wanted to check in and say thanks to all the supporters who have been emailing, tweeting at me, and just there to support me. When I tell you it makes a big difference, it really does. It is such motivation to know that I have lots of people out there who are rooting for me…. Continue »
Posted 10 Jan 2012

Eyes on the Ball

On July 13, 2010, Jon suffered a widely publicized, career threatening eye injury while playing with the Miami Heat. From that day forward, Duke opthamologist Dr. Terry Kim has been an incredible influence in Jon’s life and now the two are embarking together on a new venture  that will have the ability to drastically change the face of eye injury… Continue »
Posted 05 Dec 2011

Congratulations, Coach K!

Coach K was recently named Sports Illustrated’s Sportsman of the Year, alongside legendary coach Pat Summitt of the Tennessee Lady Vols. In the article, Coach says of Jon, “His smile, his personality- every day with Jon Scheyer was a good day.” Please join us in congratulating Coach K on this incredible and much deserved honor! To view the complete article,… Continue »
Posted 19 Jun 2011

Jon Signs with Maccabi Tel Aviv

On Sunday, June 19th, it was announced that Jon officially signed with Maccabi Tel Aviv, the most successful Israeli team and one of the top five European teams. “It’s great basketball over there,” Jon told the Chicago Tribune. “Playing at a high level like that is intriguing to me. I feel I can play at any level in the world…. Continue »
Posted 03 Mar 2011

Jon Broadcasts High School Game

On March 2nd, Jon joined broadcaster Jonah Goldberg and Vipers Assistant Coach Jai Steadman to do the play-by-play for the Harlingen vs. Weslasco high school playoff game. Jonah Goldberg caught a quick interview with Jon before he stepped behind the mic: Miss Jon’s broadcasting debut? You can still check it out here: http://bit.ly/scheyerbroadcast. And don’t miss Jon’s upcoming games against… Continue »