#26 Small Forward

Justise Winslow

Height / Weight
6' 6" / 222 lbs
Born
Mar 26, 1996 (26)
College
Duke
NBA Draft
1st Round, 10th Overall, 2015
Nationality
American
SEASON STATS
2022-2023
PTS
6.8
+1.1
Rebounds
5.0
+0.8
Assists
3.4
+1.6
PER
11.35
-4.05
PLAYER INFO
Full Name: Justise Winslow
Place of Birth: Houston, Texas
Shoe Size: 14
Education: Duke
Parents: Robin and Rickie Winslow
Spouse: Abby Avery

Justise Winslow Biography Details, Age, Net Worth, and Basketball Career

The former Duke Blue Devil standout, Justice Jon Winslow, was born on March 26, 1996. He was born in Houston, Texas to Robin and Rickie Winslow. His father was a former Division I and NBA player. Winslow also has three older brothers, Cedrick, Brandon, and Josh, as well as an older sister, Bianca. Athleticism runs strongly through the Winslow household. 

Justise Winslow played for St. John’s High School in Houston, Texas. After a McDonald’s All-American worthy high school career, Winslow went on to play for the Duke Blue Devils in 2014. He played one season for Duke University before forgoing his final three years and entering the 2015 NBA Draft. He was drafted by the Miami Heat with the 10th overall pick. Winslow played four seasons with the Heat before being traded to the Memphis Grizzlies in 2020. He is currently a member of the Memphis Grizzlies.

Justise Winslow Basketball Career

High School Career (St.John’s)

Justise Winslow attended St.John’s High School in Houston Texas. He started for the program for all four years. He won league championships in both his freshman and senior seasons. In 2013 as a senior, he averaged 27.5 points, 13.6 rebounds, 3.5 assists, 2.1 blocks, and 1.3 steals per game. This fantastic season was enough to name him the 2013 Gatorade Texas Player of the Year and to earn a spot as a McDonald’s All-American.

Going into college, he was ranked 15th overall in the recruitment class as a 5-star recruit.

College Career (Duke Blue Devils)

In his one year as a Duke Blue Devil, Justise Winslow made the best of it. Winslow

averaged 12.6 points, 6.5 rebounds, 2.1 assists, and 1.3 steals per game in his freshman season. He later earned ALL-ACC honors. In the 2015 NCAA Tournament, Winslow averaged 14.3 points and 9.3 rebounds per game. Not only did he have an excellent tournament individually, but he also helped Duke win the 2015 NCAA Tournament Championship.

After the successful year, Winslow decided to take his ring and move on to the NBA. In April of 2015, Winslow declared for the 2015 NBA Draft.

NBA Career

Justise Winslow was selected with the 10th overall pick by the Miami Heat in 2015. He officially inked his name with the Heat on July 3, 2015. In his NBA debut against the Charlotte Hornets on October 28, Winslow tallied five points and seven rebounds off the bench. His high scoring game of his rookie year was 20 points in a win over the Denver Nuggets on March 14. Winslow immediately showed his defensive abilities in the NBA, often being called on to guard players like LeBron James and James Harden.

In the 2016-2017 Winslow quickly earned a starting role for the Heat. His best game of the season came on December 22, 2016, against the Los Angeles Lakers where he poured in 23 points and added 13 rebounds. Unfortunately, less than a month later, Winslow tore his labrum in his right shoulder. This injury required surgery and caused Winslow to miss the remainder of the season. Winslow came back healthy to start the next season, playing in the first 27 games of the season. After a 15 point outing against the Brooklyn Nets on December 9, Winslow once again was forced to miss extended time shortly after. However, Winslow did return after missing a few weeks. Justise had a solid playoff performance in Game 3 of the first round against the Philadelphia 76ers with 19 points.

In 2018-19, Winslow was back to coming off the bench. In his first start of the season on November 3, 2018, Winslow tallied 15 points, 10 rebounds, and eight assists versus the Atlanta Hawks. On December 10, Justise scored a career-high 28 points against the Los Angeles Lakers. Justise Winslow was then traded to the Memphis Grizzlies on February 6, 2020, in a three-team trade involving the Minnesota Timberwolves.

Justise Winslow Net Worth, Salary, Endorsements & Career Earnings

Justise Winslow’s current net worth is unknown. In his six-year career, Winslow has earned $24,229,126. He is currently on a 2-year, $26,000,000 contract with the Memphis Grizzlies that they acquired in trade via the Miami Heat. This equates to an average annual salary of $13,000,000. Upon being drafted by the Miami Heat, Winslow signed a multi-year endorsement deal with Adidas. The monetary details of this contract are undisclosed.

Justise Winslow signed a 4-year, $11.2 million deal with the Miami Heat in 2015.

Justise Winslow signed a 2-year, $26 million deal with the Miami Heat in 2019.

Justise Winslow Personal Life

Justise Winslow was born in Houston, Texas to Robin and Rickie Winslow. His father was a former Division I and NBA player. Rickie Winslow played for the University of Houston and teamed up with Hakeem Olajuwon and Clyde Drexler. Rickie was also drafted 28th overall by the Chicago Bulls in the 1987 NBA Draft. Winslow also has three older brothers, Cedrick, Brandon, and Josh, as well as an older sister, Bianca. His brother, Josh, plays football at Dartmouth.

His sister, Bianca, plays basketball at Houston.

Winslow is currently dating his high school girlfriend, Abby Avery.

He currently does not have any children. 

Awards & Achievements

Awards and Honors by Type:
1 x NBA All-Rookie Second Team
2016
Awards and Honors by Year:
2016
NBA All-Rookie Second Team

Justise Winslow Fun Facts

  • Winslow’s favorite players growing up were Tracy McGrady, James Harden, and James Worthy.
  • His favorite movie is Friday Night Lights.
  • If he were not a basketball player, Justise would pursue a career in film.
  • His favorite type of food is Soul Food.
  • Justise’s favorite subject in school was math.
  • The first thing Winslow bought with his first NBA check was a pack of all white polo tees.
Career stats
2022-2023
POR
2021-2022
POR
2020-2021
MEM
2019-2020
MEM
2018-2019
MIA
2017-2018
MIA
2016-2017
MIA
2015-2016
MIA
Season Team G MIN FG% 3P% FT% REB AST BLK STL PTS
2022-2023
29 26.7 40.9 31.1 71.4 5.0 3.4 0.4 1.0 6.8
2021-2022
48 16.1 42.8 22.7 59.1 4.2 1.8 0.5 0.7 5.7
2020-2021
26 19.5 35.2 18.5 57.1 4.5 1.9 0.5 0.6 6.8
2019-2020
11 32.0 38.8 22.2 66.7 6.6 4.0 0.5 0.6 11.3
2018-2019
66 29.7 43.3 37.5 62.8 5.4 4.3 0.3 1.1 12.6
2017-2018
68 24.7 42.4 37.7 63.5 5.4 2.2 0.5 0.8 7.8
2016-2017
18 34.7 35.4 20.0 61.7 5.2 3.7 0.3 1.4 10.9
2015-2016
78 28.6 42.3 27.6 68.4 5.2 1.5 0.3 0.9 6.5
Recent Games
Wed 12/21
Mon 12/19
Sat 12/17
Fri 12/16
Wed 12/14
Mon 12/12
Sat 12/10
Thu 12/8
Sun 12/4
Sat 12/3
Date Opp RESULT MIN PTS OR DR REB AST STL BLK TO
Wed 12/21
L 98-101
15 3 1 1 2 2 0 1 0
Mon 12/19
L 121-123
22 8 4 2 6 2 1 0 2
Sat 12/17
W 107-95
27 2 1 2 3 2 4 0 1
Fri 12/16
L 110-130
17 5 1 2 3 0 0 1 2
Wed 12/14
W 128-112
15 2 0 3 3 0 0 0 1
Mon 12/12
W 112-133
30 9 2 4 6 10 1 0 2
Sat 12/10
W 118-124
13 2 1 1 2 0 0 0 1
Thu 12/8
L 121-120
22 4 4 1 5 4 0 0 0
Sun 12/4
W 100-116
23 4 3 3 6 3 2 0 3
Sat 12/3
W 116-111
39 2 2 5 7 5 3 1 2