Anthony Davis Biography

Published On Apr 09, 2018
Facts of Anthony Davis
Date of Birth: 1993 , March-11
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
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Davis is 6 foot 1 inch tall. He was raised by his parents along with his siblings, Antoinette and Iesha. His sister plays basketball at Daley College. He joined the University of Kentucky, where he played in one season of college basketball. While playing for this college, he became first-team All-American and the Consensus National Player of the Year. 

Davis is also the winner of USBWA National Freshman of the Year, NABC Defensive Player of the Year and the Pete Newell Big Man Award. He also leads Kentucky to a National Championship and was named Most Outstanding Player of the NCAA tournament.

Later, Davis was selected by New Orleans, where De'Aaron Fox and Chris Paul are also the players. Later, he was named as Orleans Hornets. During the summer season, he was chosen to play for the Team USA in the 2012 Olympics. Following his rookie season, he was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team. In another season, he became an All-Star for the first time and led the NBA in blocked shots per game. Later, he became the youngest player to score 59 or more points in an NBA game. 

Davis is an American by nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. As far as his love life is concerned, there are no reports that indicate her being in a relationship. Further, he has also not been seen with a girl that can be claimed to be his girlfriend. Well, at present, it is safe to say that he is single. But there is always a hope that he might get married someday and have children. 

Davis is also active on social media sites including Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. He has more than 2.9 million followers on his Instagram account and over 1.46 million followers on his Twitter account. He regularly updates his social media profiles with a positive message for young talents. 

Talking about his financial aspects, most of Davis' income comes from his professional career. He plays for New Orleans from which he earns a decent amount of salary. On July 9, 2015, he signed a five-year contract extension with Pelicans for $145 million. He is also a brand ambassador of Nike, from which he earns a huge amount of money. As per some online sources, his current net worth is estimated to be $3 million. 

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Born in United States

1993

Davis was born in Chicago, Illinois, the United States as the son of Anthony Davis, Sr. and Erainer Davis. As of 2018, he is 25 years old and his birth sign is Pisces. 

Selected by New Orleans

2012

Davis was selected by New Orleans and became five-time NBA All-Star, and has been named to two All-NBA First Teams. He also earned a gold medal playing with Team USA at the 2012 Summer Olympics.

 

Net worth of $3 million

2018

Most of Davis's income comes from his professional playing career. He plays for New Orleans from which he also earns a decent amount of salary. He also signed a five-year contract extension with Pelicans for $145 million. As per some online sources, his current net worth is estimated to be $3 million.