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Houston Rockets | #00 | Forward

D.J.

Wilson

PPG

4.3

RPG

3.1

APG

0.7

6'10" | 231lb | 25 years

Player Bio

PROFESSIONAL CAREER

Played in 70 games over his first 2 seasons with the Bucks and holds career averages of 4.3 points and 3.3 rebounds in 13.6 minutes per game … appeared in 8 playoff games Selected by the Bucks with 17th overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft

BEFORE NBA

2018-19: In his second season in the NBA, averaged career-highs in points (5.8), rebounds (4.6) and assists (1.1) per game … shot 41.4% from the field, 36.2% from 3 and 55.3% from the free-throw line … scored a career-high 18 points and hauled in a career-high 17 rebounds vs. OKC on 4/10 … had 11 points and 6 rebounds at PHI on 4/4 … made his first career start on 3/31 at ATL and scored 12 points with 7 rebounds and 5 assists … had 11 points (3-4 FG, 2-2 3FG) vs. MIA on 3/22 … tallied 13 points (5-8 FG, 3-6 3FG) vs. PHI on 3/17 … scored 16 points (6-10 FG, 3-6 3FG) at TOR on 1/13 … had 10 rebounds and 8 points at ORL on 1/19 … scored a then-career-high 13 points (5-9 FG) on 1/16 at MEM ... had his first career double-double with 10 points and 14 rebounds vs. NYK on 12/27 … scored in double figures 9 times … hauled in 10+ rebounds 4 times … tallied 2 double-doubles … had 8 DNP-CDs … missed 17 games (10/22-11/24) due to a right hamstring strain … missed 2 games (1/7-1/9) with a left hip pointer … inactive for 10 games, 5 of which (11/26–12/4, 12/12-12/14) while on assignment with the Wisconsin Herd … averaged 13.7 points, 5.0 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game with the Herd. 2017-18: Appeared in 22 games in his rookie season … averaged 1.0 point in 3.2 minutes per game … shot 56.3% from the field and 40.0% from beyond the arc … scored 5 points (2-2 FG) at MIN on 2/1 … tallied 4 points with 2 rebounds and an assist at SAC on 11/28 in a season-high 13 minutes … scored the first points of his NBA career on 10/31 vs. OKC, finishing with 4 points … made his NBA debut on 10/20 vs. CLE … had 44 DNP-CDs … inactive for 13 games … played in 11 games (all starts) with the Wisconsin Herd, averaging 15.9 points, 5.5 rebounds and 2.4 assists per game. 2019 NBA Summer League: Appeared in 3 games during Las Vegas Summer League and averaged 6.0 points, 3.7 rebounds and 1.0 assist in 23.7 minutes per game. 2018 NBA Summer League: Played in all 5 of the Bucks’ Las Vegas Summer League games and averaged 13.4 points, 6.2 rebounds and 2.2 assists in 26.1 minutes per game. 2017 NBA Summer League: Played in all 5 of Milwaukee’s Las Vegas Summer League games … averaged 11.8 points on 38.3 percent shooting … also averaged 5.4 rebounds, 1.4 assists and 1.4 blocks in 25.2 minutes per game. --- PLAYOFF HISTORY (8 games, 0 starts) 2019: Played in 8 games during the Bucks run to the Eastern Conference Finals … averaged 2.4 points and 1.3 rebounds while shooting 50.0% from the field … scored a playoff-career-high 7 points (3-3 FG) in Game 4 at DET … made his first career playoff appearance in Game 1 vs. DET, scoring 6 points with 3 rebounds and 2 assists.

PERSONAL LIFE

2016-17: Played in 38 games (36 starts) and averaged 11.0 points, a team-high 5.3 rebounds and 1.5 blocks per game … shot 53.8 percent from the field … scored in double figures 22 times … led Michigan with 57 blocks … averaged 15.3 points and 5.5 rebounds while shooting 60.5 percent from the field in 4 Big Ten Tournament games … averaged 16.0 points per game in 3 NCAA Tournament games … named Michigan’s Most Improved Player 2015-16: Played in 26 games a sophomore and averaged 2.7 points in 6.1 minutes per game 2014-15: Appeared in 5 games as a freshman in 2014-15 before injuring his left knee, which sidelined him for the remainder of the season.