Attended the Capitol HS in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Played college ball at Louisiana State from 2003 to 2005.
Selected by the New Orleans Hornets as 33rd overall pick in the 2005 NBA Draft. Signed with the team in September.
Signed with the Dallas Mavericks in July 2007.
Signed with the Orlando Magic in July 2009.
Traded to the Boston Celtics in December 2011.
Played the McDonald's All-America Game in 2003.
Named SEC Freshman of the Year in 2004. Named to the All-Freshman Team.
Named SEC Player of the Year in 2005. Named to the All-SEC 1st Team.
Named to the SEC All-Tournament Team in 2005.
Honorable Mention All-America by AP in 2005.
Named to the Louisiana State All-Century team in 2009.