Derrick Rose (born October 4, 1988) is an American Professional Basketball Player and NBA Star from Englewood, Chicago, Illinois. He is famous for playing for the Minnesota Timberwolves of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
Furthermore, the 30-year-old player is also the youngest player to win the NBA Most Valuable Player Award in 2011. Her full real birth name is Derrick Martell Rose.
He was just 22-year-old when Rose named as the NBA Rookie of the Year. Moreover, he also performed for the Memphis Tigers for one year of college basketball. Derrick started playing professional basketball after picked by the Chicago Bulls in the 2008 NBA draft.
In addition, he recorded the score of 36 points, 11 assists, and 4 rebounds in his debut. The player played against defending champion Boston Celtics. He also has a fourth best-selling jersey in the league in 2010.
Rose made his first career triple-double against Memphis Grizzlies recording 22 points, 10 rebounds, and 12 assists. On 22 June 2016, he traded to New York Knicks along with Justin Holiday in exchange for Jose Calderon, Jerian Grant, and Robin Lopez.
Later, Rose joined the Cleveland Cavaliers in July 2017 after one season with the Knicks. He was also a team member of United States men’s national basketball. The team won gold medals in 2010 and 2014 FIBA World Cup.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
This NBA player was born on the 4th of October 1988 in Englewood, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Hence, Derrick Rose’s age is 30 years old, as of 2018. His mother “Brenda Rose” raised him with other three siblings Dwayne, Reggie, and Allan. The information about his biological father is still not disclosed on the internet.
Furthermore, the player is of African-American ethnicity and has an American nationality. Rose studied at Simeon Career Academy. He has won a Parade All-American national award in the academy.
Moreover, after graduating from high school Derrick attended the University of Memphis. He played a year of college basketball for Memphis Tigers before being drafted.
Personal Affairs, Girlfriend & Children
Rose was in a relationship with the girlfriend “Mieka Reese” from 2007 to 2013. On October 9, 2012, the couple welcomed their son “Derrick Jr.”. Later, he previously dated Marisa Miller.
Furthermore, in 2016, Derrick began dating Alaina Anderson. The couple is living together in New York City, New York, United States.
|Full Birth Name||Derrick Martell Rose.|
|Working As||Professional Basketball Player.|
|Age||Thirty (30) years old (As of 2018).|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||October 4, 1988.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Englewood, Chicago, Illinois, USA.|
|Citizenship||The United States.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Libra.|
|Current Residence||New York City, New York, United States.|
|Famous For||1. Playing for the Minnesota Timberwolves.
2. Youngest player to win the NBA Most Valuable Player Award.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 6' 3".
Centimeters: 191 cm.
Meters: 1.91 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 86 Kg.
Pounds: 189 lbs.
|Biceps Size||15 inches.|
|Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)||40-30-35.|
|Shoe Size (US)||13.|
|Parents||Father: Will update.
Mother: Brenda Rose.
|Siblings||Siblings: Dwayne, Reggie, and Allan.|
|Derrick Rose Girlfriend & Relationship|
|Marital Status||In the Relationship.|
|Dating History?||1. Mieka Reese.
2. Marisa Miller.
|Children||Son: Derrick Jr.|
|School||Simeon Career Academy.|
|College/University||The University of Memphis.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Matt Damon.
Actress: Alexandra Daddario.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Love to do||Listening to music, Playing Video games and Traveling.
|Favorite Dishes||Italian Food.|
|Net Asset||Approx. $115 million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Will update soon.|
|Official Website||Not Available.
Some Lesser Known Facts about Derrick Rose (NBA Player)
- In 2016, Rose accused of raping his former girlfriend along with his two friends.
- Later, he relieved by an eight-member jury and absolved of wrongdoing.
- Furthermore, he joined Michael Jordan as the only players to receive the award of NBA Most Valuable Player in Chicago Bulls history.
- In December 2011, he signed a five-year contract extension with the Bulls for $94.8 million.
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- In fact, he has suffered many injuries during his period in Bulls.
- Money Factor: The estimated Net worth of Derrick Rose is $115 million US Dollar.
- He always wears a wristband that says “In Jesus Name I Play”.
- Moreover, Rose recently introduced “The Rose Scholars program” in 2018.