Born February 19, 1996 D.J. Wilson played in the NBA mainly as a Forward during their playing career, season(s): 2018-2021. DeVante Jaylen Wilson is an American professional basketball player for the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association. He played college basketball for the Michigan Wolverines and completed his junior season for the 2016–17 team. He was drafted 17th overall in the 2017 NBA draft by the Bucks.