Attended the Christ School in Arden, North Carolina.
Played college ball at Duke from 2008 to 2012.
Selected by the Indiana Pacers as 26th overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft. Signed with the team in July. Sent to the Fort Wayne Mad Ants of the NBADL during the 2012-13 season.
Traded to the Phoenix Suns in July 2013.
Traded to the Milwaukee Bucks in February 2015.
Won the NCAA title with Duke in 2010.
Named to the All-Orlando Pro Summer League 2nd Team in 2013.
Brother of Nets forward Mason Plumlee.