Who is Jalen Rose and what is his net worth 2018? Jalen Rose is an American retired professional basketball player and sports analyst. He retired from basketball in the year 2007 after playing for the Indiana Pacers, Denver Nuggets, the Phoenix Suns, the Toronto Raptors, the Chicago Bulls, and the New York Knicks.
Jalen Anthony Rose was born on 30th of January in the year 1973 in Detroit, Michigan. He attended Southwestern High School and the University of Michigan. He played for his college basketball team and as a point guard he set his school freshman scoring record. He played first time for NBA in the year 1994 for the Denver Nuggets. Since then, he had a great future ahead and played for 14 years for several teams. His best games were with Pacers and then in 2007, he left the game and started working as a sports analyst for ESPN and also hosts the Jalen Rose Report.
He is a multi-talented person as he has his own production and management company called as Three Tier Entertainment and has also written a book titled as Got to Give the People What They Want which was published in the year 2015. In his personal life, he is married to Alexandra Rose. The couple has two daughters named as Mariah and Gracie and a son named as LaDarius.
Jalen started his career in basketball during his graduation in the University of Michigan and he played for his college team until the year 1994. In 1994, he was selected as 13th overall pick in the NBA team Denver Nuggets. He played for Nuggets for two years and then moved to Indiana Pacers.
Later in 2002, he signed a deal with Chicago Bulls and in 2004 he moved to Toronto Raptors. After Toronto Raptors, he played for New York Knicks and then for Phoenix Suns. He had a great 14 years journey in basketball he earned an average of 3.5 rebounds per game, 14.3 points per game and 3.8 assists per game. He left his basketball career and retired in the year 2007.
After his retirement, he started working as a sports analyst for the ESPN channel. Currently, Rose is involved on ESPN channel as a basketball analyst and he is also working as a spokesperson and ambassador for the National Basketball Retired Players Association.
Jalen Rose has earned numerous awards and titles in his career and some of the most notable among them includes NBA’s Most Improved Player in the year 1995, NBA’s Most Improved Player in the year 2000, NBA All-Rookie Second Team, the prestigious Michiganian of the Year Award, the 11th Annual National Civil Rights Museum Sports Legacy Award, and recently he has been awarded the 2016 Mannie Jackson – Basketball’s Human Spirit Award.
Net Worth of Jalen Rose
Jalen has a total net worth of around $70 million which is on an increasing trend because of his current association with ESPN as a host and an analyst. The highest salary received by this small forward/guard was $15,694,000 from the Toronto Raptors in 2005. To compare, his starting salary was $975,000 (1994). It has been estimated that he earned $102,438,250 through his entire professional career as a basketball player. His net worth has been contributed mostly by his basketball career but it is also increased by his association with the ESPN Channel.
Jalen Rose is an American retired professional basketball player who has played for NBA for 14 years. He is a fun loving person with a very charming personality. He has earned a huge net worth of $70 million which is contributed by his basketball career and his association with ESPN Channel after his retirement from basketball. His net worth is increasing continuously because of his several programs and works he is doing right now.