Anthony Davis
Anthony Davis
Davis during a Pelicans game in January 2018
No. 23 – New Orleans Pelicans
Position Power forward / Center
League NBA
Personal information
Born Anthony Marshon Davis Jr.
March 11, 1993 (1993-03-11) (age 25)
Chicago, Illinois
Nationality U.S. Flag American
Physical stats
Listed height 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Listed weight 220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High school Perspectives Charter
(Chicago, Illinois)
College Kentucky (2011–2012)
NBA Draft 2012 / Round: 1 / Pick: 1st
Selected by the New Orleans Hornets
Playing career 2012-present (6 years)
Career history
2012-present New Orleans Hornets / Pelicans
Career highlights and awards
  • NBA All-Rookie First Team (2013)
  • NBA Rising Star (2013)
  • NCAA champion (2012)
  • NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player (2012)
  • National Player of the Year (AP, Naismith, Robertson, Rupp, TSN, Wooden) (2012)
  • SEC Player of the Year (2012)
  • Consensus first team All-American (2012)
  • Defensive Player of the Year (Driesell & NABC) (2012)
  • Freshman of the Year (Macy and USBWA) (2012)
  • Pete Newell Big Man Award (2012)
  • Jordan Brand Classic Co-MVP (2011)
  • High School All-American (Dime, ESPN, Jordan, McDonald's, Parade, SLAM, USA Today) (2011) profile profile (active)
profile (retired)

Anthony Davis, Jr. (born March 11, 1993) is an American basketball player who plays Power Forward for the New Orleans Pelicans. He is currently on Team USA, and was picked 1st overall in the 2012 NBA Draft by the New Orleans Hornets/New Orleans Pelicans.

NBA career

New Orleans Hornets / New Orleans Pelicans (2012-present)

Hornets Era (until 2013)


Pelicans Era (since 2013)

In 2017 Anthony Davis broke Chamberlain's record of 42 points in an All-Star game with 56 points.