Attended the Centennial HS in Compton, California.
Played college ball at UCLA from 2004 to 2007.
Selected by the Detroit Pistons as 27th overall pick in the 2007 NBA Draft. Signed with the team in July.
Traded to the Denver Nuggets in July 2009.
Traded to the Orlando Magic in August 2012.
Traded to the Denver Nuggets in June 2014.
Played the McDonald's All-America Game in 2004.
Named to the Pac-10 All-Freshman Team in 2005.
Named to the All-Pac-10 1st Team in 2006 and 2007.
Named Pac-10 Player of the Year in 2007.
Named to the All-America 1st Team in 2007.
Won the Shooting Stars contest with Bill Laimbeer and Katie Smith at the 2009 NBA All-Star Weekend.