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HEIGHT
6-4

WEIGHT
210

DOB
8/21/87

COLLEGE
Kentucky

NBA YEARS
3
Personal Info
  • Selected in the second round (41st overall pick) by the Milwaukee Bucks in the 2009 NBA Draft
  • Traded by Milwaukee to Philadelphia along with Francisco Elson in exchange for Primoz Brezec, Royal Ivey and a 2010 second round pick 2/18/10
  • Has posted 11 20+ point games and scored 30+ points once
  • Owns 78 multiple three-point field goal games including 21 four-plus 3FGM games.
  • HOW ACQUIRED: Signed by the Lakers as a free agent August 13, 2012.
Career Info
  • Son of Orestes and Margaret Meeks
  • Chose Kentucky over Alabama, Florida, Illinois, Notre Dame and Oklahoma State
  • Led Norcross High School to Class AAAAA state championship, the first in school history, scoring 32 points and pulling down six rebounds in final game
  • 2006 AJC Player of the Year
  • Gwinnett Daily Post Player of the Year
  • Atlanta Tipoff Club Metro Player of the Year and Player of the Month (February)
  • Named to the GHSA All-Star Team and led the North Team to its first victory in over three years
  • Averaged 23.7 ppg, 6.0 rpg, 4.2 apg his senior season.