Anthony Davis

#23F-CAll Star

Anthony

Davis

2016 - 17 MPGFG%3P%FT%PPGRPGAPGBPG
SEASON 36.4 50.4 30.6 80.1 27.7 11.9 2.2 2.5
CAREER STATS 34.3 51.4 29.1 78.5 21.9 10.1 1.8 2.4

HEIGHT

6 ft11 in

/ 2.11m

WEIGHT

253 lbs

/ 114.8kg

LATEST VIDEOS

20170219 top 10

Take a look at the top 10 plays form the NBA All-Star Game.

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Anthony Davis scores 52 points to set an All-Star Game record and come away with the MVP award.

2017 All-Star Game Recap

Anthony Davis scored a record 52 points to lead the West over the East 192-182 in the 66th NBA All-Star Game.

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The New Orleans Pelicans' center, Anthony Davis, wins the 2017 NBA All-Star MVP as he scores a record breaking 52 points.

2017 All-Star Curry to Davis

Stephen Curry throws the ball of the glass to Anthony Davis who slams it home.

20170219 all star scene west allstars locker room all access nba

Get an all-access pass to the Western Conference All-Stars locker room as they prepare for the 66th NBA All-Star Game in New Orleans.

2017 All-Star play26

Russell Westbrook finds Anthony Davis all alone for the slam. With that score, Anthony Davis breaks Wilt Chamberlain's record for points in an All-Star game.

2017 All-Star Game Anthony Davis

Anthony Davis finishes with an easy basket.

20170218 ALL-STAR SKILLS CHALLENGE recap go90

Kristaps Porzingis defeats Gordon Hayward in the final round to win the 2017 All-Star Skills Challenge.

All Star Scene East West Practice

Take a behind-the-scenes look at the East and West practices.

20170218 West Practice Anthony Davis

Pelicans star Anthony Davis talks about hosting All-Star Weekend in his home city.

20170217_GT_NBA_CARES

Players from around the league show their support by helping out around the local communities of New Orleans.

20170216 Anthony Davis Media Day Interview

Pelicans big man Anthony Davis talks with Sekou and Lang about hosting the All-Star Weekend in New Orleans.

AllStar Scene Media Circuit Anthony Davis

Hometown host Anthony Davis takes in the media circuit at All-Star Weekend.

20170215 NOP MEM recap go90

Solomon Hill scores 23 points for the Pelicans as they defeat Marc Gasol and the Grizzlies, 95-91 on the road.

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Solomon Hill scores 23 points, Jrue Holiday adds 19 with Anthony Davis chipping in 18, as New Orleans wins it 95-91.

0021600840 nop mem play2

Anthony Davis sets his feet, turns and knocks down the jumper to beat the shot clock.

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Tony Allen drives and Anthony Davis rises for the rejection.

20170213 top 10

Check out all the best from Monday's NBA action on the Top 10.

20170213 NOP PHO recap go90

Anthony Davis scores 24 points and snags 10 rebounds to help the Pelicans get the win over the Suns, 110-108.


PLAYER BIO

Professional History

TRANSACTIONS:
Selected by New Orleans with the 1st overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft.

2015-16 Season:
Averaged 24.3 points, 10.3 rebounds, 2.0 blocks, 1.3 steals and 1.9 assists in 61 contests (all starts) while shooting .493 from the field en route to being named to the NBA All-Star Game for the third time in his career...Was the only player in the NBA to be ranked in the top 10 of PPG (7th), RPG (9th) and BPG (4th)…Was one of just two players to average 20 points and 10 rebounds per game, and the only player in the NBA to average 20 and 10 with two blocks per game…Recorded 30 performances of 20-plus points/10-plus rebounds, 20-plus points 42 times, and 30-plus points in 14 contests…Recorded double-digit rebounds on 37 occasions and five-plus blocks three times…Ruled out for the season on March 20th due to a torn labrum and a left knee injury…Became the franchise’s all-time leader in career point/rebound double-doubles, recording 29 points and 11 rebounds for his 128th career point/rebound double-double, surpassing David West 3/5 vs. UTA…Tied his season high by grabbing 20 rebounds, including a career-high 17 defensive boards, for the second consecutive game 2/23 at WAS…Scored a career-high and franchise record 59 points on 24-of-34 shooting to go along with a season-high 20 rebounds in a win 2/21 at DET, becoming the youngest player in NBA history to score at least 59 points in a game, and the third player in NBA history to record at least 55 points and 20 rebounds in a game, joining Wilt Chamberlain (four times) and Shaquille O’Neal (2001)…Scored 34 points in part to going 16-20 at the foul stripe, a career-high for makes and attempts 2/19 vs. PHI…Scored his 5,000th career point 2/11 at OKC…Connected with Jrue Holiday on an alley-oop with two seconds remaining to give Pelicans a 109-107 win vs. CHA 1/15, finishing with 22 points…Tied a career-high with seven assists 1/6 vs. DAL…Battled the flu all night, playing only 20 minutes, but scoring 27 points on 9-of-13 from the field and 9-of-9 from the free throw line 12/20 at DEN…Scored 31 points – six in overtime – in a win 12/4 vs. CLE…Tied a career high with nine blocks to go along with 17 points and 14 boards 12/1 vs. MEM…Tied a then-career-high mark with 43 points 11/6 vs. ATL, with 33 points coming in the second half, setting the franchise record for points in a half…Scored his 4,000th career point 11/3 vs. ORL…Notched his 100th double-double 10/31 vs. GSW.

PROFESSIONAL:
Has played in 260 games (255 starts) with averages of 20.8 points, 9.7 rebounds, 2.4 blocks, and 1.3 steals…He has recorded 102 performances of 20-plus points/10-plus rebounds, 20-plus points 144 times, and 30-plus points in 40 contests…Recorded double-digit rebounds on 138 occasions and five-plus blocks 29 times…

2014-15 (New Orleans):
Averaged 24.4 points, 10.2 rebounds, 2.9 blocks, 1.5 steals and 2.2 assists in 68 contests (all starts) en route to being named a starter in the NBA All-Star Game for the first time of his career (2nd selection)…Named to All-NBA First Team and All-Defensive Second Team...Finished fifth in MVP voting... Named the NBA’s Western Conference Player of the Week for games played from March 9-15… Received the January NBA Cares Community Assist Award in recognition of his charitable efforts throughout New Orleans… Made his post-season debut, appearing in all four games for New Orleans against GSW, averaging 31.5 points, 11.0 rebounds and 3.0 blocks per game, becoming the fourth player in NBA history to average at least 30 points and 10 rebounds through their first four playoff games… Led the team (or tied for the lead) in scoring 46 times, and in rebounds 40 times, recording 42 double-doubles…Led the NBA in blocked shots per game (2.9)…Recorded 39 performances of 20-plus points/10-plus rebounds…Recorded 20-plus points 53 times, and 30-plus points in 17 contests…Recorded double-digit rebounds on 42 occasions and five-plus blocks 11 times…He missed 14 games due to a multitude of injuries that included a chest contusion, toe sprain, adductor strain, shoulder sprain, and ankle sprain…Recorded his 40th double-double of the season with a 29-point, 10-rebound, four-block performance in a win 4/7 vs. GSW…Flirted with a quadruple-double in a 2OT loss 3/15 vs. DEN, tallying 36 points, 14 rebounds, nine blocks, and a career high seven assists in a career-high 50 minutes…Tied a career-high with 43 points on 17-of-23 shooting to go along with six assists 3/9 at MIL…Returned from his shoulder injury and put on a 39-point, 13-rebound, eight-block performance, shooting a career-high 17-of-30 from the field in a win 3/4 vs. DET, also becoming the franchise’s all-time blocks leader, surpassing David West’s mark of 435…Scored 41 points and hit the game-winning three-pointer as time expired to lift the Pelicans to a win 2/6 at OKC…Trailing by one point with 12.3 seconds remaining, hit two free throws, stole an inbounds pass, hit two more free throws, and grabbed defensive rebound to help seal 109-106 win over DAL 1/25, finishing with 28 points, 10 rebounds and five steals…Returned from toe injury to score 29 points on 11-of-18 from the floor 1/21 vs. LAL…Sunk a career-high 14 free throws (out of 15) in a 34-point effort at BOS 1/12…Grabbed a season-high 18 rebounds 12/30 vs. PHX…Played in his hometown of Chicago for the first time in his NBA career, recording 29 points, 11 rebounds, and six blocks 12/27…After starting 4-of-4 from the field, Davis checked out of the game with a chest contusion at the 5:30 mark of the first quarter and did not return 12/12 vs. CLE…Tallied a career-high 43 points on 16-of-23 from the field in a win 11/22 at UTA…Scored 2,500th career point in win 11/18 at SAC…Scored game-winning layup in a win at SAS 11/8…Started his third season with a 26 point, 17 rebound, 9 block, 3 steal (all game-highs) performance 10/28 vs. ORL…

2013-14 (New Orleans):
Averaged 20.8 points, 10.0 rebounds, 2.8 blocks, 1.3 steals and 1.6 assists in 67 contests (66 starts) en route to being named an NBA All-Star for the first time of his career…Led the team (or tied for the lead) in scoring 27 times, and in rebounds 45 times, recording 36 double-doubles…Led the NBA in blocked shots per game (2.8)…Recorded 27 performances of 20-plus points/10-plus rebounds…Recorded 20-plus points 39 times, and 30-plus points in 9 contests…Recorded double-digit rebounds on 23 occasions and five-plus blocks 13 times…He missed 15 games due to a multitude of injuries that included a fractured hand, illness, ankle soreness, and back spasms…Led the Pelicans to a home victory over the defending champion Miami Heat with a 30-point, 11-rebound performance 3/22…In 48 minutes, scored 40 points and grabbed a career-high 21 rebounds, including 16 defensive rebounds 3/16 vs. BOS in OT…Scored 36 points on 15-of-27 from the field in a loss 3/14 vs. POR…Scored 29 points and grabbed 10 boards 3/12 vs. MEM…Recorded 32 points, 17 boards, and six blocks in 45 minutes in an overtime win 3/9 vs. DEN…Grabbed nine boards in just 13 minutes of action before leaving the game with a shoulder injury 2/26 at DAL…Tallied 18 points and 13 rebounds before being disqualified with six fouls for the first time in his career 2/21 at CHA…Notched 19 rebounds, while also scoring 22 points and recording seven blocks 1/26 vs. ORL…Scored 24 points and grabbed 12 rebounds 12/18 at LAC in his return from a fractured hand…Scored seven points and grabbed four boards before injuring his hand 12/1 at NYK…Set a career-high in blocked shots (9) 11/16 vs. PHI…

2012-13 (New Orleans):
Averaged 13.5 points, 8.2 rebounds, 1.8 blocks, 1.2 steals and 1.0 assists in 64 contests (60 starts) en route to being named on the 2012-13 NBA All-Rookie First Team…Led the team (or tied for the lead) in scoring 10 times, and in rebounds 20 times…Led all rookies in rebounds per game (8.2), blocks per game (1.8), steals per game (1.2) and double-doubles (20)…Ranked fourth in points per game (13.5) among all rookies…Recorded six performances of 20-plus points/10-plus rebounds…Recorded 20-plus points 10 times, and double digit points in 44 contests…Recorded double-digit rebounds on 23 occasions and five-plus blocks twice…totaled 18 points, 14 rebounds and four steals 4/9 at LAL…Recorded 18th double-double of the season with 24 points and 12 rebounds 4/5 at UTA…Recorded 17 points, 13 rebounds and 2 blocks in win vs. CLE on 3/31 including season high 11 FTA…Notched 4th 15-plus point/15-plus rebound performance in W vs. MEM on 3/22 with 18 points, 15 rebounds and 2 blocks…Hit the game-winning shot with 0.6 seconds left 3/20 vs. BOS, as he tipped in an Eric Gordon missed layup…Recorded third consecutive double-double with 17 points and 11 rebounds and tied a season-high with five blocked shots 3/12 at BKN…Tallied 20 points and a then-career-high 18 rebounds in loss at MEM on 3/9…Poured in a 17 point, 15 rebound, four block performance in L vs. ORL on 3/4….Led team with 20 points while also grabbing eight rebounds 2/24 in W vs. SAC…Tallied a second consecutive double-double on 2/19 vs. CHI, scoring 15 points and grabbing 10 rebounds…On 2/13 vs. POR, led the team with 21 points and 11 rebounds…Scored a team-high 18 points in the loss at MIN on 2/2…Registered eighth double-double of the season with 13 points and 10 rebounds on 2/1 at DEN… Finished with 25 points, nine rebounds, three blocks and one steal 12/28 vs. TOR…Made his first start since returning from injury on 12/18 at GSW, collecting a then-career-high 16 rebounds and four steals…Recorded his then-career-high in points (28) as part of second career double-double…Recorded first double-double of NBA career with 23 points and 11 rebounds 11/9 vs. CHA…Led the team with 21 points while adding seven rebounds, one steal and one blocked shot 10/31 vs. SAS in season opener.

College History

COLLEGE (University of Kentucky 2011-12):
Left Kentucky for the NBA after leading Wildcats to a national championship in his freshman season…Won six of the seven major National Player of the Year awards, getting the nod from the AP, USBWA and Basketball Times, and capturing the Wooden, Adolph Rupp and Naismith awards…Named Final Four Most Outstanding Player as UK won a national title…Led the nation in blocks (4.65 bpg), while leading the team in scoring (14.2 ppg), rebounding (10.4 rpg) and field goal percentage (.623)…Broke school and SEC records as well as an NCAA freshman record for blocks in a season (186)…Finished the season with 20 double-doubles, tops in the SEC and tied for the UK freshman record… Named SEC Defensive Player of the Year, SEC Freshman of the Year, First Team All-SEC, SEC All-Freshman Team and SEC All-Defensive Team…Winner of the 2011-12 Roy F. Kramer SEC Male Athlete of the Year…Averaged 13.7 points, 12.3 rebounds and 4.8 blocks in NCAA Tournament…Tied NCAA Championship game record for blocks (6)…Also grabbed 16 rebounds in that contest, vs. Kansas…In the Final Four vs. Louisville, posted 18 points (7-of-8 FGs), 14 rebounds and five blocks…Contributed 18 points (6-9 FGs), 11 rebounds, six blocks and two steals vs. Baylor in the Elite Eight…Notched 15 points with 12 rebounds and five assists in a win over Iowa St.… During the regular season, tallied a career-high 28 points on 10-of-11 shooting, 11 rebounds, five blocks and two steals vs. Vanderbilt…Had a career-high 18 rebounds, along with 14 points and five blocks vs. Chattanooga.

Personal

PERSONAL:
Has received the NBA Cares Community Assist Award twice (March 2016; January 2015) in recognition of his charitable efforts throughout New Orleans…In 2014 launched “AD’s Flight Academy” which consists of monthly events with various groups in the Greater-New Orleans area during the season...Served Thanksgiving meals to needy families in November 2014...With teammate Ryan Anderson, took 75 local children on a holiday shopping spree at Toys-R-Us in December 2014...Provided over 3,700 tickets to underprivileged children to attend a Pelicans game during the 2014-15 season...Averaged 12.3 points and 6.6 rebounds for gold medal winning Team USA at 2014 FIBA World Cup…Best game of tournament came in 98-71 win over New Zealand , recording a game-high 21 points and 9 rebounds. Member of the 2012 U.S. Men’s Olympic basketball team that captured the gold medal at the 2012 London Summer Olympics…averaged 3.7 points and 2.7 rebounds in 7.6 minutes per game while shooting 64.7% from the floor for Team USA at the London Olympics…Averaged 32 points, 22 rebounds, and seven blocked shots as a senior at Perspectives Charter High School in Chicago…Named Co-MVP of the Jordan Brand Classic All-American Game with 29 points, 11 rebounds, and four blocks…Registered 14 points, six rebounds and four blocks in the McDonald’s All-American Game…Posted 16 points with 10 rebounds for the USA team in the Nike Hoops Summit…One of four finalists for the Morgan Wootten National Player of the Year Award and five finalists for the Naismith Award…A Parade first team All-American…Named all-conference three consecutive years while in high school…Stood just 6-3 at the start of his junior year of high school before a growth spurt took him to 6-10…Sister, Iesha, was drafted by the Harlem Globetrotters in their sixth annual player draft.

Traditional Season Stats

SeasonGPMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTTOVSTLBLKPFDD2TD3PTS+/-
Season2016 53GP 1926MIN 538FGM 1068FGA 50.4FG% 263PM 853PA 30.63P% 367FTM 458FTA 80.1FT% 118OREB 514DREB 632REB 117AST 139TOV 67STL 131BLK 125PF 36DD2 0TD3 1469PTS -49+/-

Career Snapshot

Advanced Player Stats
YearTeamGPGSMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOVPF+/-
2016NOP535319261469538106850.4268530.636745880.111851463211767131139125-49
2015NOP616121641481560113649.33510832.432643075.813049762711678125121148-200
2014NOP686824541656642119953.51128.337146180.517352369614910020095141266
2013NOP676623571394522100551.92922.234844079.120746667310589189109200-114
2012NOP6460184586734967651.606016922575.1165357522637511289158-157

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