6-0, 175, Born May 6, 1985
College: Wake Forest
6th NBA season ... 4th NBA All-Star Game
Exciting playmaker who is once again among the league leaders in steals, assists, and free throw percentage … A member of the gold medal-winning team at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, averaging 8.0 points, 3.6 rebounds and a team-high 4.1 assists per game... Finished seconds to Kobe Bryant in 2008 NBA MVP voting, the highest finish ever for a Hornets player … 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.