Attended the Oak Ridge HS in El Dorado Hills, California.
Played college ball at California from 2006 to 2008.
Selected by the New Jersey Nets as 21st overall pick in the 2008 NBA Draft. Signed with the team in July.
Traded to the Orlando Magic in June 2009.
Moved to the New Orleans Hornets in July 2012. Team changed its name to New Orleans Pelicans in April 2013.
Led the Oak Ridge HS to the Division II California state title in 2005.
Named to the Pac 10 All-Freshman Team in 2007.
Named to the Pac 10 All-Tournament Team in 2007 and 2008.
Honorable Mention All-Pac 10 in 2007.
Named to the All-Pac 10 1st Team in 2008.
Named to the Orlando Pro Summer League 1st Team in 2009.
Voted NBA Most Improved Player in 2012.