6-foot-3, 190 pounds
DOB: October 4, 1988
2nd NBA season, 1st NBA All-Star Game
Has blossomed into one of the league's finest point guards in just his second season ... Is among the league leaders in points, assists, field goals and field-goal attempts ... Was named Eastern Conference Player of the Week for Dec. 28 ... Took home Rookie of the Year honors in 2008-09 ... Was named to the All-Rookie First Team in 2008-09 ... In his only season at Memphis, averaged 14.9 points, 4.5 rebounds and 4.7 assists ... Drafted by the Chicago Bulls in the 1st round (1st pick, 1st overall) of the 2008 NBA draft.