Born August 24, 1979 Michael Redd played in the NBA mainly as a Guard during their playing career, season(s): 2001-2012. Michael Wesley Redd is an American former professional basketball player. He was drafted 43rd overall by the Milwaukee Bucks in the 2000 NBA draft. He was born in Columbus, Ohio, where he attended West High School. He was also a member of the U.S. national basketball team.