Attended the Southwest Christian HS in Atlanta, Georgia.
Played with the Atlanta Celtics AAU program in the summer of 2003.
Selected by the Orlando Magic as 1st overall pick in the 2004 NBA Draft. Signed with the Magic in July.
Traded to the Los Angeles Lakers in August 2012.
Signed with the Houston Rockets in July 2013.
Attended the ABCD Camp in 2002 and 2003.
Named MVP of the Big Time Tournament in 2003.
Earned top honors at the Players' Association Top 100 Camp in 2003.
Named MVP of the Slam Dunk to the Beach Tournament in 2003. Won the tournament title.
Named to the All-Tournament team at the adidas Kingdom of the Sun National Tourney in Florida in 2003.
Played in the 2004 Primetime Shootout.
Played the McDonald's All-America Game in 2004. Named MVP.
Played the Jordan Capital Classic in 2004. Named MVP.
Named to the 2004 USA Basketball Junior National Select team.
Named Naismith Male Prep Player of the Year in 2004.
Named McDonald's national high school player of the year in 2004.
Named Gatorade National High School Boys Basketball Player of the Year in 2004.
Named Georgia Mr. Basketball in 2004.
Named to the Parade magazine All-American team in 2004.
Won the Morgan Wootten Award in 2004.
Led Southwest Christian HS to the Class A Georgia state championship in 2004.
Selected to the NBA Rookie All-Star Game in 2005 and 2006.
Selected to the NBA All-Rookie 1st Team in 2004-05.
Voted to the HoopsHype.com NBA All-Rookie 1st Team in 2004-05.
Named to the All-Vegas Summer League 1st Team in 2005.
Won the bronze medal at the World Championship with the US Team in 2006.
Selected to the NBA All-Star Game in 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014.
Named to the All-NBA 3rd Team in 2006-07 and 2012-13.
Named to the All-NBA 1st Team in 2007-08, 2008-09, 2009-10, 2010-11 and 2011-12.
Won the gold medal at the Tournament of Americas with the US Team in 2007.
Won the NBA Slam Dunk contest in 2008.
Led the NBA in rebounds in 2007-08, 2008-09, 2009-10, 2011-12 and 2012-13.
Led the NBA in blocked shots in 2008-09 and 2009-10.
Led the NBA in field-goal shooting percentage in 2009-10.
Voted to the HoopsHype.com All-NBA 2nd Defensive Team in 2007-08.
Voted to the HoopsHype.com All-NBA 1st Defensive Team in 2008-09, 2009-10 and 2010-11 and 2011-12.
Voted to the HoopsHype.com All-NBA 1st Team in 2008-09, 2009-10, 2010-11 and 2011-12.
Voted to the HoopsHype.com All-NBA 2nd Team in 2007-08 and 2013-14.
Selected to the NBA All-Defensive 1st Team 2008-09, 2009-10, 2010-11 and 2011-12.
Selected to the NBA All-Defensive 2nd Team 2007-08.
Won the gold medal at the 2008 Olympic Games with the US Team.
Voted HoopsHype.com Defensive Player of the Year in 2008-09, 2009-10, 2010-11 and 2011-12.
Named NBA Defensive Player of the Year in 2009, 2010 and 2011.
Orlando Magic's all-time leading scorer.
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