Anthony Davis Biography and Net Worth
|Net Worth $130 million|
|Full Name Anthony Marshon Davis Jr.|
|Birth Date March 11, 1993|
|Age 29 years|
|Birthplace Chicago, Illinois,|
|Profession Basketball Player|
|Wife Marlen P|
American professional basketball player Anthony Marshon Davis Jr. or Anthony Davis plays for the Los Angeles Lakers in the National Basketball Association. As being named to 4x NBA First Teams and 4x NBA All-Defensive Teams, brilliant Davis is an 8x NBA All-Star. He won an NBA title in 2020, his first year playing for the Lakers and selected on the NBA 75th Anniversary Team in 2021.
Anthony Davis Early Life
Anthony Davis Sr, famous basketball player and Erainer welcomed their twins Davis and Antoinette on March 11, 1993 in Chicago, Illinois. Davis attended Perspectives Charter School as a teen and participated in high school basketball there. When he started using Tai Streets’ Mean streets transportation method in his junior year, he quickly gained attention. He participated in the Nike Hoops Summit as well, helping the USA basketball team defeat the global squad 92-80.
Anthony Davis College Career
Davis chose the University of Kentucky Wildcats as his collegiate team. Davis helped the Wildcats win the NCAA championship by averaging 15.2 points and 11.2 rebounds per game in their six games throughout the tournament. He was selected to the All-Tournament squad and awarded the title of NCAA Basketball Tournament’s Most Outstanding Player as a result.
Anthony Davis Professional Career
Davis declared for the 2012 NBA draft, and the New Orleans Hornets used the first overall pick to select him. He recorded a new career best of 19 rebounds in January of 2014, and another one of 40 points and 21 rebounds in March. Davis and the Pelicans agreed to a five-year contract deal in the summer of 2015. Davis also made history by becoming the first Pelicans player to score 2,000 points in a single campaign. In the summer of 2019, Davis was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers. He had 25 points, 10 rebounds, and five assists in his NBA debut against the Los Angeles Clippers in October.
Later, in January 2020, Davis declined the Lakers’ offer of a four-year contract extension in favor of signing as a free agency. Davis re-signed with the Lakers on a five-year deal in late 2020. However, due to problems with his right calf and heel, he was primarily sidelined throughout the season. Davis missed the 2021 and 2022 seasons due to additional injuries.
Anthony Davis Wife
Marlen P, who is of Dominican ancestry, and Davis were wed on September 18, 2021 and together, they have a daughter.
Anthony Davis Net Worth
The estimated net worth of Anthony Davis is $130 million as of 2022. Anthony Davis made $35 million in salary and endorsements between June 2017 and June 2018. Davis had made almost 100 million dollars in basketball salaries alone as of year 2020. Anthony and his club Lakers agreed to a full five-year, 190 million dollars big contract in December 2020. His annual compensation increased to $38 million thanks to the extension in the first year of the contract.
Anthony Davis Height and Weight
|Weight 115 kg|
|Eye color Brown|
|Hair color Black|