Forward who was selected 14th overall by the Houston Rockets in 2011. He played two years each with the Rockets and Phoenix Suns before a 2015 trade sent him to the Detroit Pistons. He was named the 2010–11 Big 12 Player of the Year while starring for the University of Kansas Jayhawks.
He was rated as a four-star recruit by Rivals.com out of APEX Academy in Pennsauken, New Jersey.
He started a March 10, 2013 game for the Phoenix Suns, playing on the same team as his twin brother
He was named the opening day starter for the 2012-13 season by Houston Rockets coach and Hall of Famer Kevin McHale.