Wing player who produced his professional debut in ’09 2009 for Aget Imola within the Italian Container Group Two. He performed for just two years in the College or university of Indiana, before pursuing trainer Mike Davis towards the College or university of Alabama at Birmingham for his last 2 yrs. He was chosen 54th general in this year’s 2009 NBA draft, but didn’t sign having a team; another year he produced his American pro debut for the D-League’s Tulsa 66ers. His dad passed away during his freshman yr at university, which produced him extremely close with Mike Davis, who got on the father-figure part. He was area of the same NBA draft course that noticed Blake Griffin chosen 1st overall.