6-foot-0, 175 pounds
DOB: May 6, 1985
College: Wake Forest
5th NBA season ... 3rd NBA All-Star Game
Exciting playmaker who is once again among the league leaders in steals and assists, he was a member of the gold medal-winning team in the Beijing Olympics ... Is leading the league in assists per game and assist-to-turnover ratio ... Is among the league leaders in scoring, steals per game, three-point FG percentage, free-throw percentage and minutes per game ... was a gold medalist for the team USA in Beijing, averaged 8.0 points, 3.6 rebounds and a team-high 4.1 assists per game... All-NBA First Team in 2007-08 ... All-NBA Second Team in 2008-09 ... All Defensive Second Team in 2007-08 ... All-Defensive First Team in 2008-09 ... Rookie of the Year in 2005-06 ... Drafted by the New Orleans Hornets in the 1st round (4th pick, 4th overall) of the 2005 NBA draft.