Jalen Rose
Jalen Rose
Celebrated Name: Jalen Rose
Real Name/Full Name: Jalen Anthony Rose
Gender: Male
Age: 51 years old
Birth Date: 30 January 1973
Birth Place: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 2.03 m
Weight: 95 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Molly Qerim (m. 2018)
Children: Yes (Mariah Rose)
Profession: American former professional basketball player
Net Worth in 2024: $65 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Jalen Anthony Rose, aka Jalen Rose, is a globally acclaimed sportsperson who has been rocking the sports world with his exceptional skills in basketball. The American based star figure is also an inquisitor for ESPN. Besides, Jalen is also recognized as the co-founder of one of the leading establishments in the field known as the Jalen Rose Leadership Academy. Beginning as early as 1994, Jalen is now a successful sportsperson who has spread his wings high.

Maybe you know about Jalen Rose very well But do you know how old and tall is he, and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Jalen Rose’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

Jalen Rose was born on the 30th of January in the year 1973 to a proud couple in Detroit, Michigan. Though brought up under the guidance of a step-father, Jalen biologically is the son of Jimmy Walker, who has been a renowned champion in the 1972 NBA All-Star Game. However, he had sadly expired from lung cancer in the year 2007. Another unfortunate incidence lies in the fact that Jalen had never personally interacted with Walker except for a few times over telephonic conversations.

Jalen had pursued studies from the prestigious Southwestern High School, following which he had also enrolled in the honorable University of Michigan. During his college days, he, along with a few other players known as “Fab Five,” had broken several records and had surfaced the exceptional craze for the game. Through their majestic performances, they had successfully got the Wolverines to return to the NCAA ChampionshipJalen Roses.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 30 January 1973, Jalen Rose is 51 years old as of today’s date 12th July 2024. His height is 2.03 m tall, and his weight is 95 kg.


Jalen had always been a star figure in basketball. In the year 1994, Jalen was also selected in the preliminary rounds of the Denver Nuggets. He takes pride in bagging the “Most Improved Player” and “Player of the Week” awards in the year 2000 while he was still playing in the NBA. Besides, Jalen is also honored with the “Professional Basketball writers Association Magic Johnson” award in the year 2003 and the title of “Eastern Conference Player of the Week” award in the year 2005.

In the year 2002, Jalen Rose had taken a wild decision to become a reported at the BET Mad Sports. Besides, he also emerged at the Fox Sports Net by getting acquainted with the Best Damn Sports Show Period, a label where he had served for six long years.

Jalen Rose had retired from the career in Basketball in the year 2007. Henceforth, he had shifted his zone to the multimedia platform and joined as an analyst in the eminent frame of ESPN. Jalen had gained immense popularity by his wise decision and was cast by several eminent names such as Mike and Mike in the Morning, Outside The Lines, First Take, Sports Centre, Numbers Never Lie, Sports Nation, and Outside The Lines. Besides, he had also remained attached to basketball by hosting Coast to Coast, College GameDay, and NBA Tonight.

Jalen Rose had founded Jalen rose Foundation in the year 2000 with the sole motive of helping the young players who were deprived of the basic facilities and amenities in general. The charitable organization primarily focused on providing education to the youths. It also strived towards building a better place for their talents to thrive.

In the year 2011, Jalen soared new heights of success as he went on to establish the Jalen Rose Leadership Academy, which is a tuition-free high school.

In the recent year 2016, Jalen, along with his business partner Jacoby had gone forward to establish a television version of their show on the well-known channel of ESPN 2. The show went on to be a hit and was also one of the most downloaded podcasts in the sports platform.

Awards & Achievement

Apart from the umpteenth appreciation on a global scale, Jalen Rose was honored with the NBA Most Improve player in 2000, NBA All-Rookie Second Team in 1995, and Consensus second team in All American in the year 1994.

Net Worth & Salary of Jalen Rose in 2024

Jalen Rose Net Worh
Jalen Rose Net Worth

Jalen Rose has always been an exceptional player. He is most appreciated for having a graceful contribution in popularizing the game of basketball to the people and the world in general. After being a fabulous player at NBA, he had retired and turned in an ESPN analyst, which has eventually led to the net worth of Jalen Rose to be approximately $65 million as of July 2024.

Besides having a graceful career, Jalen had never compromised with his studies. In the year 2005, he had also bagged the Bachelor of Science degree from the prestigious University of Maryland. He is also recognized for his humble nature and is also blessed with three children. Till present, Jalen happily remains the supporter as-as an alumni of the University of Michigan.



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