Anthony Davis played basketball for Los Angeles Lakers
Anthony Davis is a famous American professional basketball player of the National Basketball Association, who played for the Los Angeles Lakers team. Anthony Davis is popular as an 8-time NBA All-Star and has also been named to four All-NBA First Teams. In 2020, Anthony won the NBA championship in his 1st season with the Los Angeles Lakers. Check all the details below about Anthony Davis’s Wiki, Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Parents, Career, Injury, Net Worth, Salary, Biography & More.
Anthony Davis Wiki/Biography
Anthony Davis was born on 11th March 1993 (Age: 29 years; As of 2022) in Chicago, Illinois, United States. His full name is Anthony Marshon Davis Jr. and his nickname is Anthony. His played position is a power forward and center. His nationality is American and his zodiac sign is Pisces. His ethnicity is mixed and follows Christianity (religion). His occupation is a professional basketball player.
Anthony Davis in his teenage
Anthony Davis Educational Qualification
He completed his schooling at the Perspectives Charter School in Chicago. After completing schooling, he attended Kentucky University to complete his further studies. After completing college, he played basketball as a professional player in NBA.
Anthony Davis Physical Stats
Anthony Davis’s Physical Appearance
Height: 6′ 10″ inches
Weight: 115 kg
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Anthony Davis Family & Parents
Anthony was born into a middle-class family to American parents. His father’s name is Anthony Davis Sr. and his mother’s name is Erainer Davis.
Anthony Davis with his mother
He has also two elder siblings, twin sisters Antoinette and Lesha. His cousins’ names are Jarvis, Marshaun, and Keith Chamberlain (who played professional basketball in Germany).
Anthony Davis’s Girlfriend, Wife & Children
Anthony is a famous professional basketball player and dated his ex-girlfriend Brittney Griner in 2013. He met Brittney Griner at a charity event show but later he broke up the relationship with Brittney Griner.
After his relationship with Brittney, she dated her girlfriend Marlen P for some years.
Anthony Davis with his longtime girlfriend
In May 2018, they had a daughter named Nala.
Anthony Davis with his daughter
On 18th September 2021, David married his longtime girlfriend Marlen P (wife).
Anthony Davis with his wife
Anthony Davis Career & Profession
He started his basketball career in high school and played for many years and received many awards and achievements. After completing his high school education, he joined Kentucky University and played for the Kentucky Wildcats during his college years. He received many awards and achievements during his college basketball career.
Anthony Davis played for New Orleans
He was also named the Men’s College Basketball Player of the Year and also the National Player of the Year. He received numerous awards in high school and college.
Anthony Davis played for the Lakers
He won gold medals in the 2012 Olympic team and the 2014 World Cup team of the United States. After completing studies in college, he is first picked by the New Orleans Hornets of the NBA and signed a 3-year $16 million dollar contract.
Anthony Davis played basketball for Los Angeles Lakers
During 2013-2014, he was selected as the First All-Star player in the NBA season. Also, Anthony becomes the youngest player to score at least 59 points in an NBA game. In 2017, Anthony also received the NBA All-Star Game Most Valuable Award and a scoring record of 52 points. In 2019, Davis was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers for five years.
Anthony Davis Injury
Anthony’s injury during the match
On 1st December 2014, he suffered a non-displaced fracture in his left hand playing against New York Knicks. After the injury, he missed 7 games.
On 7th February 2015, he injured his shoulder after falling off the rim, when Davis received an alley-oop. After an injury, he withdrew from the 2015 NBA All-Star Game.
On 20th March 2015, he was injured with a left knee and a torn labrum in his left shoulder and ruled out for the rest of the NBA season.
On 19th January 2019, Davis was injured with a left index finger sprain and out for 1-2 weeks of NBA.
Anthony Davis Awards and Achievements
Anthony Davis with his Most Valuable Player award
NBA champion in 2020.
8× NBA All-Star from 2014–2021.
NBA All-Star Game MVP in 2017.
4× All-NBA First Team in 2015, 2017, 2018, 2020.
2× NBA All-Defensive First Team in 2018, 2020.
2× NBA All-Defensive Second Team in 2015, 2017.
3× NBA blocks leader in 2014, 2015, 2018.
NBA All-Rookie First Team in 2013.
NBA 75th Anniversary Team.
NCAA champion in 2012.
NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player in 2012.
National college player of the year in 2012.
Consensus first-team All-American in 2012.
NABC Defensive Player of the Year in 2012.
USBWA National Freshman of the Year in 2012.
SEC Player of the Year in 2012.
NCAA blocks leader in 2012.
SEC Defensive Player of the Year in 2012.
SEC Rookie of the Year in 2012.
First-team Parade All-American in 2011.
McDonald’s All-American in 2011.
Gold Medal in the 2012 London Olympic Games.
Gold Medal in the 2014 Spain World Cup.
Anthony Davis Net Worth & Income
Anthony Davis’s net worth is estimated at about $100 million dollars (As of 2022). He is a famous professional basketball player and earns all of his net worth from his profession. Anthony’s contract with the Los Angeles Lakers of $190 million dollars for five years on 3rd December 2020. Anthony earns a salary of $32.74 million dollars (As of 2022). Also, he earns millions of money from brand endorsements like Nike, Saks Inc., ExxonMobil, Foot Locker, and Red Bull. He is living joyfully with his family, partner, and children.