Anthony Marshon Davis is a famous professional basketball player who plays for New Orleans. He plays on center and power forward position. In the get year 2012, he was selected by NBA draft by New Orleans, and he became the five-time NBA All-star. He had also won a gold medal when he used to play Team USA in the year 2012 Olympics. He played one season of college basketball for the Kentucky Basketball. If you want to know more about life and net worth of Anthony Davis in 2019, then you can read this article ahead.
Early Life & Biography
He was born on 11th March in the year 1993 in South Chicago. He used to go to Perspectives Charter School and played basketball. There was a minimum athletic success in his school, and there was no gym in his school. He used the nearby practice church and ended his freshman year with a height of six feet. Earlier, he was known as a little guy.
David is the son of Anthony Davis Sr. and he also has a twin sister named Antoinette and Lesha. Her sister Lesha also used to play basketball during the college time. His cousin Keith Chamberlain also played football. On 15th June in the year 2012, he signed a contract with Arn Tellem along with the Wasserman Media Group.
Career, Awards & Nominations
He started playing football during his high school time and then he signed a contract with Kentucky Wildcats. AT that time, his coach was John Calipari. Before his career started, he was named by the NBA draft overall selection. He also received the Associated Press All-America team. On 20th October in the year 2011, he was named as the Kentucky Wildcats. On 19th March, he became the finalist for Naismith Award and then he was named for the Wooden Award also.
He has been able to win a number of awards in his career like he won Robertson Trophy by USBWA. He also won Adolph Rupp Trophy on 22nd March. On 31st March, he also won another award, John R. Wooden Award. He has also won Naismith college player of the year. He has also won the NCAA awards and outstanding player award.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Anthony Davis is around $35 million which he has earned by working as a basketball player. He was drafted into NBA draft by New Orleans Hornets. He started playing at an early age, and he has also won a number of awards in his career. He has also been named as the Men’s college basketball player of the year.
He joined New Orleans Hornets in the year 2012 and had signed three years of $16 million of contract with it. On 1st November in the year 2012, he made his debut against the team San Antonio Spurs. He has also appeared in the Rising star challenge in on 15th February in the year 2013. He was a successful player who has been able to do a lot in his profession in basketball life.