Anthony Davis

Anthony Davis

Anthony Davis
Quick Facts About Anthony Davis Jr.
Celebrated Name Anthony Davis
Age 31 years old
Nick Name Davis
Birth Name Anthony Marshon Davis Jr.
Birth Date 1993-03-11
Gender Male
Profession Basketball Player
Birth Nation USA
Place of Birth Chicago, Illinois
Nationality American
Father Anthony Davis, Sr.
Mother Erainer Davis
Sister Antoinette and Lesha (Twin Sister)
Horoscope Pisces
Religion Christian
Education Perspectives Charter School; University of Kentucky
Net Worth $35 Million
Marital Status Unmarried
Height 6 feet and 10 inches
Weight 115 Kg
Ethnicity Mixed
Position Forward

Who is Anthony Davis?

Anthony Marshon Davis Jr. famed as Anthony Davis s an American professional basketball player for the New Orleans Pelicans of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is the gold medal winner at the 2012 Summer Olympics. He was selected as a first overall pick in the 2012 NBA draft by New Orleans. He is a five-time NBA All-Star and has been named thrice to All-NBA First Team. In 2017, he was named the recipient of the NBA All-Star Game MVP Award after setting an All-Star Game scoring record of 52 points en route. Overall, Anthony is a very talented basketball player. 

What is the playing position of Anthony Davis?

His playing position is Power Forward/Center. 

What is the real name of Anthony Davis?

Anthony Marshon Davis Jr. is the real name of Anthony.

When and Where was Anthony Davis born?

Anthony Davis was born on 11th March 1993, in Chicago, Illinois, the United States. 

Who are the parents of Anthony Davis?

Anthony Davis, Sr. and Erainer Davis are his parents. He has twin sisters, Antoinette and Lesha. His sister also plays college basketball.

What is the birth sign and nationality of Anthony Davis?

His birth sign is Pisces and is an American by nationality.

What is the religion and ethnicity of Anthony Davis?

His religion is Christian and his ethnicity is Mixed.

What is the educational qualification of Anthony Davis?

Anthony Davis was very active at his school; he loved to play basketball there. He went to Perspectives Charter School in Chicago, Illinois. However, in school, there was a lower level of competition. He played for the University of Kentucky for one season of college basketball where he was first-team All-American and the Consensus National Player of the Year. He won the USBWA National Freshman of the Year, NABC Defensive Player of the Year and the Pete Newell Big Man Award.

What is the net worth and salary of Anthony Davis?

Anthony Davis has a net worth of $35 million as of 2019. At present, he receives an annual salary of $5.6 million from his present club. He is currently under a 5 year / $127,171,313 contract with Pelicans and will be earning $25,434,263 as a base salary. The contract signed in 2016 will earn him $27,093,019 as yearly salary in 2019. Overall, he is satisfied with his earnings. 

Where is Anthony Davis residing?

Anthony resides in Metairie, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, in the United States. He bought this 4,800 sqft home in 2013, and the estimated value of this property is around $3 million.

How tall is Anthony Davis?

Anthony Davis is a very young and handsome person with a charming smile on his lips attracting a lot of people towards him. He has a perfect height of 6 feet and 10 inches. He weighs 115 kg.

Who is Anthony Davis currently Dating?

Anthony Davis is not married yet and he is still to get married. He was reported to be dating his girlfriend Brittney Griner in the year 2013. He met her at a charity event. The couple later called off their relationship. Brittney is a basketball player currently playing for the Phoenix Mercury in the Women's National Basketball Association and in Russia for UMMC Ekaterinburg. During an interview with Sports Illustrated on 17th April 2013, Brittney revealed that she was a lesbian. Davis is currently having an affair with his girlfriend Marlen. The couple recently had a daughter named Nala in May 2018. As of today, the couple is living a happy life without any disturbances. They are enjoying their life a lot and they are planning to get married soon. 

What makes Anthony Davis famous?

  • Anthony began his basketball career by playing for Kentucky team during college days. 
  • He was mentioned as the NBA draft first overall selection in the 2012 NBA draft prior to his college career. 
  • Later on, he moved to New Orleans Hornets/Pelicans. 
  • He played splendidly in every season for his team. 
  • He also became the fifth Chicago-area first overall selection following Derrick Rose. 
  • On 9th July 2015, he signed a five-year, $145 million contract extension with the Pelicans.
  • In his rookie season, he earned an NBA Player of the Week nomination but lost to Kevin Love.
  • As of today, he is one of the most demanding players on his team. 
  • He was also honored by several awards for his outstanding contribution in the game. 
  • He faced a groin injury in February 2018 after he tangled with Julius Randle.
  • He informed the Pelicans that he would not sign a contract extension in the coming off-season, and requested a trade on 28th January 2019. 
  • He is eligible to become a free agent in the summer of 2020.
  • On 8th February 2019, he played for the first time since his trade request.
  • He had 32 points, nine rebounds, and three blocks in 25 minutes before being benched for the entire fourth quarter in a 122-117 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves.