Anthony Davis stripped naked, spanked in locker room

Anthony Davis
The Unibrow has entered the hazing discussion.
Credit: Getty Images

Strange things go on in locker rooms among teammates.

And as we are finding out from the Richie Incognito-Jonathan Martin incident in the Dolphins locker room, not everything is fun and games.

A weird — we’ll call it weird, you can choose your own adjective — video emerged Saturday of former Kentucky basketball player and No. 1 overall pick Anthony Davis getting his butt slapped in a locker room. Some have speculated it is from when he was at Kentucky, because of the blue shorts and shoes, but it’s hard to tell exactly.

A Twitter user named @StickerWoods tweeted a Vine of the video to Black Sports Online, which spread it further. Apparently the guy is a Louisville fan, according to Deadspin, and said Kentucky coach John Calipari should address the video.

Unlike the Martin-Incognito incidents, it doesn’t appear as though Davis is angry with the apparent hazing ritual. And, of course, Kentucky won the national title in Davis’s only season in Lexington, so it surely didn’t hurt team chemistry.

The video, below, is NSFW (though network TV has shown butts for decades):

Follow Metro New York Sports Editor Mark Osborne on Twitter @MetroNYSports. He still can’t shake the sight of Dennis Franz’s ass from “NYPD Blue.”


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