Attended the Hamilton HS in Memphis, Tennesee and the Laurinburg Institute in Laurinburg, North Carolina.
Played college ball at Memphis in 2005-06.
Selected by the Indiana Pacers as 17th overall pick in the 2006 NBA Draft. Signed with the Pacers in July.
Traded to the Dallas Mavericks in October 2008.
Traded to the New Jersey Nets in January 2010. Waived later that month.
Signed with the New York Knicks in September 2010.
Signed with the New Jersey Nets in December 2011.
Traded to the Portland Trail Blazers in March 2012. Waived in July.
Signed with the Los Angeles Lakers in September 2013.
Led the Laurinburg Institute to the Prep School National Championship in 2005.
Named to the All-Conference USA 3rd Team in 2006.
Named Conference USA Freshman of the Year in 2006.
Named Conference USA Tournament MVP. Named to the All-Tournament Team.
Honorable Mention at the Orlando Pro Summer League in 2007.