Attended the East Side HS in Newark, New Jersey.
Played college ball at Villanova till 2006.
Selected by the Boston Celtics as 7th overall pick in the 2006 NBA Draft. Draft rights traded to the Portland Trail Blazers and then to the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Signed with the Minnesota Timberwolves in July 2006.
Traded to the Washington Wizards in June 2009.
Signed with the Los Angeles Clippers in July 2010.
Signed with the Utah Jazz in July 2012.
Traded to the Denver Nuggets in July 2013.
Named New Jersey Player of the Year in 2002.
Named to the All-BEC 3rd Team in 2005.
Selected to the BEC All-Tournament Team.
Won the gold medal at the World University Games with the US Team in 2005.
Named to the All-BEC 1st Team in 2006.
Named to the All-America 1st Team by AP in 2006.
Named MVP of the Vegas Summer League in 2006.
Selected to the NBA Rookie All-Star Game in 2007.
Voted to the HoopsHype.com NBA All-Rookie 1st Team in 2006-07.
Selected to the NBA All-Rookie 1st Team in 2006-07.
Selected to the Vegas Summer League All-Star Team in 2007.