Attended the St. Patrick HS in Somerdale, New Jersey.
Played college ball at Kentucky in 2011-12.
Selected by the Charlotte Bobcats as 2nd overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft. Signed with the team in July.
Won the gold medal at the Under 17 World Championship with the US Team in 2010.
Played at the Nike Hoop Summit in 2011.
Named to the SEC All-Freshman Team in 2012.
Named to the All-SEC 2nd Team in 2012.
Won the NCAA title with Kentucky in 2012.
Selected to the NBA Rookie All-Star Game in 2013.
Voted to the HoopsHype.com All-Rookie 1st Team in 2012-13.
Selected to the NBA All-Rookie 2nd Team in 2013.