Grew up with Ulker (Turkey).
Sent on loan to Yesilyurt (Turkey) in 2003-04.
Returned to Ulker (Turkey) in 2004-05.
Selected by the Milwaukee Bucks as 36th overall pick in the 2005 NBA Draft. Signed with the Bucks in August. Sent to the Tulsa 66ers of the NBADL during the 2005-06 and 2006-07 seasons.
Signed with FC Barcelona (Spain) in July 2007.
Returned to the Milwaukee Bucks in July 2009.
Signed with Anadolu Efes (Turkey) in August 2011.
Won the silver medal at the European Cadets Championship with the Turkish National Team in 2003.
Named MVP of the U-20 European Championship in 2006. Won the silver medal with the Turkish National Team.
Won the Spanish League with FC Barcelona in 2009.
Won the silver medal at the World Championship with the Turkish National Team in 2010.
Native of Uzbekistan.