- Name: Anthony Davis
- Age: 24 years old
- Height: 6ft 11in (211 cm)
- Occupation: Basketball Player
- Net Worth: US $25 Million
- Status: Alive
Anthony Davis is an American professional basketball player currently signed to the New Orleans Pelicans. He stands 6ft 11in tall and plays the power forward and center positions. He’s a 3x NBA All-Star and Olympic gold medalist. Anthony Marshon Davis Jr. was born on March 11, 1993 in Chicago, Illinois. His parents are Anthony, Sr. and Erainer. He has two sisters, Antoinette and Iesha. Davis attended Perspectives Charter High School in Chicago. He studied for one year at the University of Kentucky.
Davis began his basketball career at Perspectives Charter School. He grew from 6ft his freshman year to over 6ft 9in his senior year. Davis averaged 32 points, 22 rebounds and 7 blocks as a senior. His high school honors include 3x All-Conference and Parade first team All-American. Davis chose to attend Kentucky over Ohio State, Syracuse and Depaul. He played one season with the Kentucky Wildcats from 2011 to 2012. Davis started 40 of 40 games, averaged 14.2 points, 10.4 rebounds and 4.7 blocks. He was named SEC Player of the Year and Consensus national player of the year in 2012. He led the Wildcats to the 2012 NCAA championship with a 67-59 victory over the Kansas Jayhawks.
Davis was selected by the New Orleans Pelicans with the first overall pick in the 2012 NBA draft. He signed a 3-year contract in July 2012 and played his debut game on November 1, 2012. Davis was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team in 2013. He led the NBA in blocks in 2014 and 2015 with 189 and 200 respectively. Davis was named to his first NBA All-Star game in 2014. He was named to the All-NBA First Team and the All-Defensive Second Team in 2015. Davis re-signed with the Pelicans in 2015. He had a monster 2016-17 season opener with 50 points, 16 rebounds, 7 steals, 5 assists and 4 blocks against the Denver Nuggets.
Anthony Davis has a net worth of $25 million. His 2012 rookie contract was $23.2 million for three years. He signed a 5-year $145 million contract extension with the Pelicans in July 2015. Davis is known for his unibrow. He trademarked the sayings “Fear The Brow” and “Raise The Brow” back in 2012.
Anthony Davis Age, Birthday, Wiki
- Birth Name: Anthony Marshon Davis Jr.
- Birthday: March 11, 1993
- How Old : Age: 24 years old
- Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Pisces
- How Tall : Height: 6ft 11in (211 cm)
- Occupation: Professional Basketball Player
- Years Active: 2012-present
- Net Worth 2017: US $25 Million
- Death-O-Meter: Alive