Star of FC Barcelona and the Spanish national team spent one season in the NBA with the Memphis Grizzlies.
He started playing for FC Barcelona at 17 years of age and helped the team win the triple crown of the Spanish ACB League, King's Cup and Euroleague in 2003.
He helped Barcelona win seven Spanish League titles and two Euroleague Championships, and captained the Spanish national team to the silver medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics.
He was born in Sant Feliu de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain.
While on the Grizzlies he played alongside fellow Spaniard and national team member Pau Gasol.