Attended the St. Patrick HS in Newark, New Jersey.
Played college ball at Kansas from 2008 to 2012.
Selected by the Sacramento Kings as 5th overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft. Signed with the team in July.
Traded to the Houston Rockets in February 2013.
Traded to the Portland Trail Blazers in July 2013.
Traded to the Denver Nuggets in February 2015. Waived later that month.
Signed with the Philadelphia 76ers in February 2015.
Named Big 12 Player of the Year in 2012.
Named to the All-Big 12 1st Team in 2012.