Nicknamed "Z-Bo," he won the NBA's Most Improved Player award with the Portland Trail Blazers in 2004 and was selected to his first NBA All-Star team as a member of the Memphis Grizzlies in 2010.
In 2011, he helped lead the 8-seeded Grizzlies to an improbable 6-game upset of the top-seeded San Antonio Spurs.
He and Marc Gasol combined to give the Grizzlies one of the most physical and imposing front courts in the NBA.
He was teammates with Charlie Bell and Jason Richardson at Michigan State.
He grew up in Marion, Indiana and in 2014, he married Faune Drake. He has two daughters, MaZiya and MacKenley.
- The meaning of the name Randolph: Shield Wolf