Current Residence: New Orleans, Louisiana
College: University of Kentucky
- 2012 Olympic Games, gold medal
- 2011 High School All-American
- 2012 National Player of the Year
- 2012 Freshman of the Year
- 2012 NCAA Tournament Most Outstanding Player
Fun Facts: In the January 17 contest against Arkansas, Davis set the Kentucky men's basketball record for single-season blocked shots surpassing Melvin Turpin and Andre Riddick, who each had 83. ... On June 28, 2012, the New Orleans Hornets selected Davis first overall in the NBA Draft
Red, White & Trending: Feb. 19-25
Jamie MacDonald Feb. 26, 2016
Diver Steele Johnson strikes a pose in Rio after he and his partner #qualified, Team USA women hoop it up with style in their soles, hockey legends face off, Lindsey Vonn winds up starstruck, Jonathan Horton's class act and much more.
USA Basketball Announces 30 Finalists For 2016 U.S. Olympic Men's Team
USA Basketball Jan. 18, 2016
Three-time Olympic medalists Carmelo Anthony and LeBron James lead the field of finalists.
Red, White & Trending: Nov. 20-26
Jamie MacDonald Nov. 27, 2015
Team USA athletes give thanks, thanks and more thanks, from their kitchens and around the world (Rio, Zurich and Nagano among them), a kiss from Lindsey Vonn, selfies from Simone Biles, plus much more, including a sweet new and patriotic ride for Jordan Burroughs.
Red, White & Trending: Nov. 13-19
Jamie MacDonald Nov. 20, 2015
Rio gets real for Team USA athletes selected for a prized photo shoot, Steve Langton's short shorts gain acclaim, Simon Dumont serves up stunning views of the Northern Lights from Iceland, Ashlyn Harris chases more ink and more.
Red, White & Trending: Sept. 11-17
Jamie MacDonald Sept. 18, 2015
Tense moments for U.S. Ski Team in Chile, Jordan Burroughs proves even dominant wins come with a price, Michelle Wie's hightop golf shoes, a Hall of Fame speech for the ages and wedding bells keep ringing.
USA Basketball Expects 34 Players At Men's Minicamp
Associated Press Aug. 07, 2015
LeBron James is among the group beginning preparations for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Sweet 16: Team USA And NCAA Go Hand In Hand
Dave Royse March 25, 2015
Here are 16 ways in which college sports have benefitted Team USA.
Top 14 Of 2014: Team USA Men
Paul D. Bowker Dec. 19, 2014
U.S. men made the world their stage in 2014 with memorable performances in Sochi, Russia, and around the world.
Team USA Stars Ready For NBA Season
Bob Finnan Oct. 28, 2014
Olympians James and Love join World Cup champ Irving on the Cavaliers
FIBA World Cup: Six Players To Watch
Brian Trusdell Aug. 28, 2014
Team USA might not have superstars but still has powerful lineup for World Cup