Justise Jon Winslow was born on March 26, 1996 in Houston, Texas. He joined as a small forward for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played small forward in 2015 NCAA champion for the Duke Blue Devils, after which he was selected by the Miami Heat in the 2015 NBA Draft. He won the NBA All-Rookie Second Team (2016), NCAA champion (2015), McDonald’s All-American (2014), Parade All-American (2014), and Texas Mr. Basketball (2014). He won 2 gold medals representing the United States – the FIBA World U19 Championship: 2013 Czech Republic and the FIBA Americas U18 Championship: 2014 United States.