Davis during a Pelicans game in January 2018
|Born||March 11, 1993 |
|Listed height||6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)|
|Listed weight||253 lb (115 kg)|
|No. 3 — Los Angeles Lakers|
|Position||Power forward / Center|
|High school||Perspectives Charter |
|NBA Draft||2012 / Round: 1 / Pick: 1st|
|Selected by the New Orleans Hornets|
|Playing career||2012–13-present (8 years)|
|2012-2019||New Orleans Hornets / Pelicans|
|2019-present||Los Angeles Lakers|
|Career highlights and awards|
New Orleans Hornets / New Orleans Pelicans (2012–2019)
In 2017, Anthony Davis broke Chamberlain's record of 42 points in an All-Star game with 56 points.
Los Angeles Lakers (2019–present)
On June 15, 2019, the Pelicans reportedly agreed to trade Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers in exchange for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart, and three first-round draft picks, including the Lakers' No. 4 overall selection in the 2019 NBA draft.
The trade was completed on July 6, 2019.
Davis was introduced by the Lakers on July 13, 2019.
Davis debuted for the Lakers on October 22, 2019 in a game against the Los Angeles Clippers, putting up 25 points, 10 rebounds, and 5 assists in 37 minutes of play in a 112–102 loss. On October 29, he became the first Laker to put up a 40-point and 20-rebound performance since Shaquille O’Neal in 2003. Additionally, Davis did this in 30 minutes of play, which has never been done in the history of the NBA.