Position: Guard Height: 6-3 Weight: 190 Years Pro: 5 Born: April 11, 1986 (Myrtle Beach, SC) College: Nevada
Signed with the Bobcats as a free agent on July 13, 2012… Has played in 323 career NBA games for the Bucks, Timberwolves, Cavaliers and Lakers, with averages of 11.1 points, 5.0 assists and 3.1 rebounds in 25.4 minutes… Initially selected by Milwaukee with the 56th overall pick in the 2007 NBA Draft… Signed with Minnesota on as a free agent on September 14, 2009… Traded by Minnesota to Cleveland along with Ryan Hollins and a 2013 second-round draft pick on July 26, 2010, in exchange for Sebastian Telfair and Delonte West… Traded by Cleveland to the L.A. Lakers along with Christian Eyenga on March 15, 2012, in exchange for Luke Walton, Jason Kapono and a protected 2012 first-round draft pick… Played in 12 career postseason games, all for the Lakers in 2012, with averages of 9.7 points, 3.6 assists and 3.0 rebounds in 31.7 minutes… Also played in 24 D-League games in 2007-08 after being assigned by the Bucks to the Tulsa 66ers, averaging 21.1 points, 7.6 assists and 6.5 rebounds.
2011-12: Appeared in 64 total games (23 starts) for the Cavaliers and Lakers, averaging 11.3 points, 5.5 assists and 3.3 rebounds in 26.7 minutes… Ranked 16th in the NBA in assists… Traded by Cleveland to the Lakers along with Christian Eyenga on March 15 in exchange for Luke Walton, Jason Kapono and a protected 2012 first-round draft pick…Saw action in 41 games (four starts) for the Cavaliers prior to the trade, averaging 10.5 points, 5.2 assists and 3.1 rebounds in 24.5 minutes… In 23 games (19 starts) with the Lakers after the trade, averaged 12.7 points, 6.2 assists and 3.8 rebounds in 30.5 minutes… For the season, scored in double figures 40 times, including four games of 20 points or more, and handed out double-figure assists six times… Tallied five double-doubles… Scored in double figures in 16 of 23 games with the Lakers… Scored a season-high 24 points and handed out 13 assists for the Cavaliers on Feb. 8 against the Clippers… Scored 12 points and handed out a season-high 16 assists on Feb. 10 against Milwaukee… Played in 12 playoff games for the Lakers, averaging 9.7 points, 3.6 assists and 3.0 rebounds in 31.7 minutes.
2010-11: Appeared in 81 games (38 starts) for the Cavaliers, averaging a career-high 13.3 points, 5.2 assists and 3.1 rebounds in 26.3 minutes… Scored a career-high 1,075 total points… Set career highs in field goal percentage (.466) and free-throw percentage (.823)… In 38 games as a starter, averaged 14.5 points and 5.9 assists in 31.0 minutes… In 43 games as a reserve, averaged 12.2 points and 4.5 assists, leading all NBA reserves (minimum 40 games) in assists and ranking eighth among reserves in scoring… Scored in double figures 42 times, including 15 games with 20 points or more and one game of 30 points or more… Handed out double-figure assists seven times, recording double-doubles in all seven games… Scored a season-high 32 points off the bench on Feb. 16 against the Lakers… Handed out a season-high 13 assists twice, on Jan. 28 against Denver and Feb. 7 at Dallas… Had a career-high five steals on Feb. 9 against Detroit… Recorded four games of 20 points or more and 10 assists or more, all of which came during the month of February… Led or tied for the team lead in points 15 times, assists 33 times and steals 15 times
2009-10: Appeared in all 82 games (one start) for the Timberwolves, averaging 8.2 points, 3.1 assists and 2.6 rebounds in 21.1 minutes… Scored in double figures 31 times, including two games with 20 points or more… Scored a season-high 23 points on Nov. 27 against Phoenix… Scored 13 points and handed out a season-high 10 assists on April 12 at San Antonio, recording the team’s only points/assists double-double on the season… Grabbed a season-high eight rebounds on two occasions, Nov. 2 at the Clippers and Dec. 26 against Washington… Led the team in assists 26 times.
2008-09: Appeared in 79 games (39 starts) for the Bucks, averaging 12.4 points, a team-high 5.7 assists and 3.4 rebounds in 27.5 minutes… Ranked 18th in the league in assists… Scored in double figures 53 times, including 12 games with 20 points or more and one game with 40 points or more… Handed out double-figure assists 10 times and grabbed double-figure rebounds once… Tallied nine double-doubles and one triple-double… Scored a career-high 44 points and handed out 12 assists on Feb. 7 against Detroit, setting career highs of 13 field goals, 18 free throws and 21 free-throw attempts… Scored 15 points and handed out a season-high 17 assists on Feb. 11 against Indiana… Recorded his lone career triple-double with 16 points, 16 assists and a career-high 10 rebounds on April 1 against the Lakers... Led the Bucks in scoring nine times, in assists 43 times and in steals 20 times.
2007-08: Appeared in 17 games (seven starts) for the Bucks as a rookie, averaging 8.1 points, 7.5 assists and 3.4 rebounds… Scored in double figures five times, including two games of 20 points or more, and handed out double-figure assists six times, tallying three double-doubles… Scored 20 points and handed out a career-high and Bucks franchise record 24 assists on April 14 against Chicago, becoming the first player in team history to record 20 points and 20 assists in the same game… 24 assists was the third-highest single-game total by a rookie in NBA history. Scored a season-high 25 points and handed out 14 assists on April 16 at Minnesota…. Handed out double-figure assists in five straight games to end the season… Named Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month for April… Assigned by the Bucks to the Tulsa 66ers of the NBA D-League on Nov. 8… In 24 games (17 starts) with Tulsa, averaged 21.1 points, 7.6 assists and 6.5 rebounds… Named D-League Performer of the Week twice, for the weeks ending Nov. 26 and Jan. 28… Recorded a triple-double with 26 points, 14 assists and 10 rebounds on Jan. 26 against Austin… Also recorded seven double-doubles… Scored a season-high 35 points on Jan. 24 against Dakota… Recalled by the Bucks on Feb. 1, but missed games from Feb. 2-23 due to a left hand fracture.
Played three seasons at Nevada, with career averages of 8.8 points, 4.9 assists and 4.2 rebounds… Ranks second in school history in assists (478) and ninth in steals (113)... As a junior in 2006-07, earned Second Team All-WAC honors after averaging 12.3 points, 4.7 assists and 4.7 rebounds… Ranked second in the WAC in assists… Scored 20 points or more five times, including a career-high-tying 23 points against New Mexico State… Was a finalist for the Bob Cousy Award… As a sophomore in 2005-06, averaged 4.7 points, 4.9 assists and 4.2 rebounds… Ranked second in the WAC in both assists and assist-to-turnover ratio (2.28)… As a freshman in 2004-05, averaged 9.0 points, 5.2 assists, 3.8 rebounds and 1.2 steals… Ranked third in the WAC in assists and sixth in steals… Set a school freshman record with 166 assists… Scored in double figures 14 times, including a career-high 23 points at Boise State… Named to the WAC All-Newcomer Team.