NBA CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Was selected by New Orleans/Oklahoma City in the first round of the 2006 NBA Draft (12th overall) ... Entered season with career averages fo 3.1 points and 2.6 rebounds in 11.8 minutes over 277 games (39 starts) with the Hornets (2006-09), Kings (2010), Rockets (2010), Wizards (2010-11) and Hawks (2011) ... Signed with Golden State as a D-League Call-Up from Santa Cruz on 12/11/13... Waived on 12/29/13 ... Signed a 10-day contract with the Warriors on 2/22/14... Signed to a second 10-day contract on 3/30/14... Signed for the remainder of the season on 4/8/14.
2012-13 HIGHLIGHTS WITH GOLDEN STATE: In 15 games (one start) averaged 1.7 points and 3.1 rebounds in 6.5 minutes ... Made his first start since 12/6/10 with Washington in the season finale on 4/16 at Denver, tallying a season-high 10 points and 10 rebounds for his second career doubledouble ... Also recorded season highs of two assists, two blocks and a career-high-tying 32 minutes before fouling out of the game ... Had seven points and nine points in 16 minutes on 4/2 at San Antonio ... Scored his first bucket since the 2011 Playoffs on 12/13 vs. Houston ... Made his Warriors debut on 12/11 vs. Dallas, totaling three rebounds and one block in seven minutes ... Is the first player in NBA history to wear No. 57 in a game ... Was a DNP-CD eight times ... With the Santa Cruz Warriors of the NBA D-League, averaged 12.0 points, 7.4 rebounds,1.9 assists and 1.75 blocks in 30.3 minutes in 32 games (23 starts).
PERSONAL: Has two kids with his wife, Elan... Attended the same high school as Elton Brand... Majored in political science... Won a National Championship at UConn in 2004... Is on Twitter: @H__Strong. Player Profile >