WEST HOLLYWOOD—Former NBA Player, Ronald Glen Davis, 33, entered a plea of no contest in a Los Angeles County courtroom on Thursday, December 12. The former basketball player, known as ‘Big Baby Davis,’ played for the Boston Celtics, Orlando Magic and the Los Angeles Clippers.
Davis, a resident of Tarzana, plead no contest to assault and battery charges, where he faces one felony count of battery with serious bodily injury. According to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office, on April 8, 2018, Davis got into an altercation with a man outside of a club, in the 600 block of Robertson Boulevard.
During the altercation, the former NBA player threw the victim into a wall. Davis agreed to complete 320 hours of community service for a year, as part of his plea agreement. He is also required to pay $104,479 in restitution.
The felony battery charge will be dropped to a misdemeanor, Davis completes community service, and breaks no other laws. He is scheduled to be sentenced on December 15, 2020 in Department 82 in the Airport Branch of the Los Angeles County Superior Court.
Case SA098144 was investigated by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, West Hollywood Station.