Wing who also made his professional debut in 2011 for BK Liepajas Lauvas in the Latvian Golf ball League. He performed for Latvia’s U18 group that received a bronze medal in the 2010 FIBA European countries U18 Championships. He was chosen using the 60th choose from the 2013 NBA draft from the Memphis Grizzlies. He was created and elevated in Kraslava, Latvia. In 2013 he was the ultimate draft pick and choose when Anthony Bennett was the 1st draft pick.