Power forward in the Philippine Basketball Association who was named to his first All-Defensive team in 2005.
He was a two-time UAAP MVP before being drafted 1st overall by the Shell Turbo Chargers in 2004.
He was the PBA Rookie of the Year his first season with the Shell Turbo Chargers.
He was born in Yokosuka, Kanagawa Prefecture.
He married R&B artist Kyla on November 28, 2011.