NBA guard/forward who was drafted 4th overall by the Minnesota Timberwolves in 2010. He played for the Phoenix Suns during the 2012-13 season and joined the Los Angeles Lakers in 2013.
He played 2 years of college basketball at Iowa State before transferring to Syracuse.
He only spent two years with the Timberwolves and is considered one of the team's worst draft picks of the early 21st century; some of the talented players drafted after him were DeMarcus Cousins, Greg Monroe, and Paul George.
He was born to Robert and Mary Johnson and has two siblings, Craig Carroll and Rhonda Smith. He became a father to twin boys Wesley Jr. and Santana in 2012.
From 2010 to 2012 he played on the Minnesota Timberwolves with power forward Kevin Love.