6-3, 187, Born November 12, 1988
3rd NBA season ... 1st NBA All-Star Game
Dynamic floor general who paces the talented Thunder ... Selected by the Oklahoma City Thunder in the first round (4th pick overall) of the 2008 NBA Draft out of UCLA ... Named to NBA's all-rookie first team ... Ranked among rookie league-leaders in a number of statistical categories including scoring, assists, steals, minutes played, rebounds, and field-goal percentage ... Participated in the T-Mobile Rookie-Sophomore Challenge and Youth Jam at All-Star Weekend in Dallas and led all scorers with 40 points ... Helped lead the USA Men's National Team to a gold medal during the 2010 FIBA World Championships in Turkey ... Recorded fifth triple-double of young career on January 28, 2011 with 35 points, 13 rebounds and 13 assists, becoming just the third player in the last 25 years to hit all three of those statistical marks ... On December 1, 2010, became the sixth player and just the second guard in the last 20 years to record 35+ points, 15+ rebounds and 9+ assists in a single game.