2012 (Denver): Appeared in five games for the Denver Nuggets at Vegas Summer League, averaging 14.8 points, 2.4 rebounds, 1.4 assists and 1.20 steals in 31.2 minutes per game.
2011-12: Appeared in 30 games with Union Poitiers Basket 86, averaging 14.0 points, 3.2 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 1.50 steals in 26.0 minutes per game . . . The 19-year-old became the youngest player in French League history to score at least 20 points when he had 21 against SLUC Nancy on 2/5/11.
CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Drafted by the Denver Nuggets in the first round (26th overall) of the 2011 NBA Draft . . . Signed a multi-year contract with Denver on July 10, 2012.
INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE: Appeared in 59 games with Poitiers . . . Averaged career highs of 14.0 points and 3.2 rebounds in 26.0 minutes in 2011-2012 . . . Named the French League Most Improved Player twice (2011, 2012) . . . Given the French League Rising Star Award twice (2011, 2012) . . . Scored a career high 27 points against Le Mans . . . Participated in the Nike Hoop Summit in 2011 . . . Earned Bronze Medal with France in Europe U20 championships in Spain 2011.