Anthony Davis Wiki, Bio, Age, Girlfriend, Height, Net Worth, Family
Anthony Marshon Davis Jr. is an American professional basketballer player for the New Orleans Pelicans of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was picked in 2012 NBA draft and is a five-time NBA All-star.
Davis was born on March 11, 1993, in Chicago, Illinois. He was raised with two sisters, Antoinette and Lesha. He is currently 25 years old and is 6 ft. 10 in. tall. He began his career very early and started from his high school where he played basketball from 2011.
He attended the University of Kentucky and his team the Kentucky WildCats delivered an outstanding performance. They were even awarded by the ‘USBWA. He was also the part of the US national basketball team that was to participate in the 2012 ‘Olympics. Davis was part of this team who won the gold medal along with the other medal in 2014 at the FIBA Basketball World Cup. He set many records in 2011 and also won many titles and awards. Some of these victories include ‘Sporting News Men’s College Basketball Player of the Year.’, ‘National Player of the Year’ and so on.
In 2012, he declared himself fit for MBA draft. He was selected by The New Orleans Hornets in the first pick. He signed a three-year contract with them and played exceptionally well on the team. He debuted against the ‘San Antonio Spurs,’ in November 2012. In February 2013, he participated in the Rising Stars Challenge during the ‘NBA All-Star Game’ weekend.
Between 2013 and 2014 the team was renamed from The New Orleans Hornets to New Orleans Pelicans.Davis still crossed his mark and did well for the team. He is the youngest player who won 59 points against the ‘Detroit Pistons. He was selected as a starter for the NBA All-Star game.
Anthony Davis leaded a focused life on Basketball. He is estimated to be earning a $20 million salary annually. He is so devoted to his game that he is reported to be single as yet. He never indulged in any private affairs. This is the reason for his remarkable performance according to him.