American sports analyst Jalen Rose formerly served as an American professional basketball player. Raised by a single mother and never having met his father, Jalen Rose initially faced hardships but went on to be famous like his father who was the member of the 1972 NBA All-Star Game.
Besides his professional success, Jalen enjoys a commanding relationship life with the support of his media girlfriend. Despite his failed marriage, Rose has composed himself up to gear up his new-found journalism career.
Enjoys Resounding Bond With Bombshell Girlfriend!
Jalen is carrying a glorious bond with his new girlfriend.
He started dating his ESPN anchor girlfriend, Molly Qerim in 2016. For a guy in his forties, this might be a little surprising as he already is a father to three children; daughters, Mariah and Gracie, and a son, LaDarius.
Back on the ESPN live show 'First Take,' which his girlfriend hosts where he was also present, the talk ended at one point to a veteran linebacker, James Harrison getting fired by his team Pittsburgh Steelers.
As always the conversation went back and forth regarding how he was unfaithful to have signed with Steelers’ arch-rival New England Patriots right after the incident. That is when Jalen told the jury comprising his girlfriend and another host that people are only as faithful as their options.
It didn’t sit well with his girlfriend. she shot back quickly at him reminding him to stay out of the trouble and get going as a warning to which he said ‘true story.’ She even went on to give him a death stare before rolling her eyes to prove how angry she was with his off the cuff remark.
Jalen Rose with his New Girlfriend, Molly Qerim in a Game on 26 February 2018. (Photo Credit: Sohh)
Jalen is a doting father to his kids from a former marriage and doesn’t miss an opportunity to be with her children as much as possible because he knows what it is like to have parents separated.
He was recently present at his daughter’s volleyball game where her team won. He was sure very proud of the team’s victory as he was there personally to encourage her.
Jalen Rose’s Short Wiki-Bio
Jalen Anthony Rose was born on 30 January 1973, in Detroit, Michigan, as a fifth child to his American parents. Jalen, who stands tall at the height of 6’8”, carries an American nationality and belongs to African ethnicity.
Jalen is the biological son of Jimmy Walker and Jeanne. Jimmy was a former #1 overall pick who started in the backcourt alongside Jerry West in the 1972 NBA All-Star Game. '
Walker walked away from his wife after he found out that he had put her in the family way. Subsequently, Jeanne met James Rose and married him. Jalen, who has never met his birth father, shared a wonderful childhood with his two brothers, Kevin and Bill, and two sisters, James Walker Thompson and Tamara Rose.
With his interest in basketball, Rose initiated his sports career as a college player while studying at the University of Michigan.
Subsequently, he was selected in the team Denver Nuggets where he played for two years starting from 1994. He later played for Indiana Pacers, Chicago Bulls, Toronto Raptors, New York Knicks and Phoenix Suns.
Since his retirement from professional basketball career in 2007, Jalen is currently serving as a sports commentator and as a sports analyst for ESPN.
Recently, Rose presented his view on how Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving could be heading out of the team. As Irving’s contract is scheduled to be over after next season, he could leave for Knicks since Boston is unable to pay to all the assets they have accumulated.
Meanwhile, Jalen was also caught passing a hefty comment on LA Laker’s point guard Lonzo Ball. Lonzo, who suffered a torn left meniscus at the end of the 2017-18 season, always wished to be a Los Angeles Laker.
Since his injury, Lonzo has diminished his trade value. However, Rose points out the situation in a next direction claiming that Ball purposefully ranked down his value to ensure that he remains a Laker.
Rose’s continuous hard work and dedication undoubtedly earn him a fortune. Reportedly, Jalen summons a riveting net worth which dwells above $60 million thanks to his handsome salary at ESPN network.