Attended the North College Hill HS and the Huntington HS.
Played college ball at USC in 2007-08.
Selected by the Minnesota Timberwolves as 3rd overall pick in the 2008 NBA Draft. Draft rights traded to the Memphis Grizzlies. Signed with the team in July.
Signed with the Dallas Mavericks in July 2012.
Signed with the Milwaukee Bucks in July 2013.
Led North College Hill HS to Division III Ohio state titles in 2005 and 2006.
Named Ohio Player of the Year in 2005 and 2006..
Led Huntington HS to the Class AAA West Virginia state championship in 2007.
Named West Virginia Player of the Year in 2007.
Played at the Roundball Classic in 2007. Named MVP.
Played the McDonald's All-America Game in 2007.
Played at the Nike Hoop Summit in 2007.
Named to the USA Today All-USA 1st Team in 2007.
Selected to the All-Pac-10 Freshman Team.
Selected to the All-Pac-10 1st Team in 2008.
Named to the All-Pac-10 Tournament Team in 2008.
Selected to the NBA Rookie All-Star Game in 2009 and 2010.
Voted to the HoopsHype.com All-Rookie 1st Team in 2008-09.
Named to the NBA All-Rookie 1st Team in 2008-09.