Latvian power forward who began his professional career with Efes Pilsen in 2001 and went on to play for over ten professional teams in the next 13 years.
He went to high school in Wisconsin and played college basketball at UNLV.
He was a professional boxer for a short while.
He married Jessica Kambala in 2007.
He was teammates with Shawn Marion at UNLV during the 1998-99 season.