Notes: 2006: Selected by Minnesota in 1st round (6th overall) of the NBA Draft; signed 4-year, $12.6 million deal; traded to Portland as part of a 3-team deal with Boston...2007: NBA Rookie of the Year...2008: Named to All-Star Team...2009: Named to All-Star Team;
Re-signed with Portland to a four-year deal worth $80 million, Aug. 5th...2011: Waived by Porland; Dec. 15th...2012: Signed with Minnesota to a two-year deal worth $10.4 million, July 5th...2013: Waived by Minnesota, May 10th.
DRAFT ANALYSIS - 2006 First Team AP All-American...2006 Pac-10 Player of the Year...2006 Wooden Award Finalist...Had a brilliant senior season in which he ranked second in the Pac-10 in scoring (20.2 ppg) and third in field-goal percentage (.508)...Very intelligent...Makes good decisions in key situations...Has a ton of experience...Fearless when driving down the lane...Can create opportunities for himself as well as his teammates...One of the more impressive ball-handlers in this draft...Developed his mid-range shot during final season at Washington...Above-average shooter from the foul line...Talented enough to take over almost any contest...Does not have the foot speed to be a shut-down defender...Leaping ability is nothing special...Overall, a very good player who should develop into a solid pro.
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