2006: Selected by LA Lakers in 1st round (26th overall) of the NBA Draft...2010: Signed with New Jersey to a three-year deal worth $12 million, July 14th...2012: Traded to Atlanta in a six-player deal, July 11th; Waived by Atlanta, July 16th...2013: Signed with LA Alakers to a one-year deal worth $1.1 million, July 17th.
All-Pac 10 as a sophomore and Honorable Mention as a freshman...2005 Pac-10
Freshman of the Year...Decided to skip his final two years of eligibility and
enter this draft...A true point guard who can step right in and run an NBA
team...A tremendous leader who wants the ball in his hands in crunch time...A
clutch performer who makes all of his teammates better...Has improved as an
outside shooter...Gets to the rim with regularity and can dish effectively on
the move...A gifted passer with outstanding court vision...Has room to improve
as a defender...One of the few sure things in this draft.