About Anthony Davis
It has been estimated that the overall amount of Anthony Davis net worth is as high as 5.6 million dollars. Anthony Davis has become well known because of his career in professional basketball. Currently, he is playing in the National Basketball Association, where he is a player for the New Orleans Pelicans team. The team is also considered as one of the main current sources of increasing the overall estimate of Anthony Davis net worth. Anthony Davis usually appears in the power forward and center positions.
In 2012, Anthony Davis participated in the NBA Draft, where he was chosen as the first overall pick by the New Orleans team. The basketball player has been titled as NBA All-Star three times. In addition to that, he is an internationally known basketball player. He was a member of the Team USA with which he became a winner of a gold medal at the Summer Olympics in 2012.
Before he became a professional basketball player, Anthony Davis was playing college basketball when he was studying at the University of Kentucky. There, he earned his first bigger honors, such as the Consensus National Player of the Year and first team All-American.
In addition to these honors, Anthony Davis became a recipient of many other titles, such as the NABC Defensive Player of the Year, the USBWA National Freshman of the Year and the Pete Newell Big Man Award. Thus, his career not only added up big sums of money to the overall size of Anthony Davis net worth, but also earned him many awards and recognition. Anthony Davis has also set some records during his career, including Southeastern Conference and NCAA Division I freshman single-season blocked shots records. He was the leader of the NCAA in blocks. Anthony Davis led his college team to a National Championship. Moreover, he got the title of the Most Outstanding Player of the NCAA tournament.
After one season in playing college basketball, Anthony Davis participated in the NBA Draft, where he was chosen by the New Orleans team, which added up first bigger sums of money to the overall sum of Anthony Davis net worth. At that time, the name of the team was the New Orleans Hornets. In the summer of the same year, Anthony Davis was chosen to play as a member of the Team USA in the 2012 Summer Olympics.
After his first season, Anthony Davis was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team. In his second season, Anthony Davis was titled as an All-Star player for the first time. He was also the leader in the NBA for blocked shots per game. Since that time, the basketball player has been titled as All-Star three times and the youngest player in the NBA to score 59 or more points in a single game. Thus, he has become one of the most successful young basketball players in the NBA and this career has made his name well known in the whole world. Basketball also became the main source of increasing his wealth.