Popularly known across the US as “The Brow”, Anthony Davis is another genius when its comes to the sports of basketball. A key player of the Los Angeles Lakers who plays in the National Basketball Association. The NBA has the best of exceptional potentials of players who are unique in their various positions of play.
Anthony Davis has the skills and special qualities of a playmaker and he intends to niche a name for himself like Michael Jordan, Lebron, Shaquille and others. This player has the desire to win, a team worker and the never give up spirit.
Being born on 11 March 1993, Anthony Davis is 28 years old as of today. His height is 2.08 m tall, and his weight is 115 kg.
Anthony Marshon Davis, was born in Chicago specifically Illinois to his parents: Anthony Davis Senior and Eriabee Davies and he is an American, by birth who’s height is 6 feet 11 inches tall.
The sportsman has a twin sister by name Antoinette and another big sister known who is also in the same profession as him. He took after his father who is also 6 feet tall.
At a tender age, he started training with perspective Charter High School Basketball team which participated in the Blue Division (Chicago Public High School). A church nearby was the play ground for Davis to practice his basketball simply because his school didn’t have a place to do so.
Davis was unknown domestically and nationally but he managed to play three successive seasons in the Blue division and being rated number one by Scout.com and the ESPNU 100 in the year 2011. A top site: Rivals.com classified him as second to Austin Rivers.
His brilliant performance made Syracuse to give him a scholarship in the month of August 2010. The 2011 Mcdonald’s All American team included him. He also made it to the first team USA Today All USA high school basketball team selection.
The first player in 40 years to attain an average 30 points and 10 rebounds in his first playoff series is the man Davis and setting the record of the first player after Derrick Rose to earn a first team in his initial three seasons.
Davis was chosen as a replacement to Los Angeles Lakers, Kobe Bryant in the 2014 All star Game indicating his first selection. In his maiden entrance to the game in 2014-2015 season. Davis achievement on the court was one of the best in basketball history. Davies was nominated into NBA All Star Weekend Skills challenge lineup.
The prodigy joins Shaquille O’ Neal and Chris Webber’s legacy as the only players with 50 points and 20 rebounds in a game.
Estimated Net Worth
Anthony Davis is valued at $40 million USD. He signed a 5-year $127 million contract extension with the Pelicans in July 2015. He is currently with the Los Angeles Lakers.
Anthony Davis Career Highlights, Achievements & Awards
He became won NBA champion (2020)
NBA All-Star Game MVP (2017)
7-times NBA All-Star (2014–2020)
2-times NBA All-Defensive First Team (2018, 2020)
4-times All-NBA First Team (2015, 2017, 2018, 2020)
2-times NBA All-Defensive Second Team (2015, 2017)