Biography / Wiki
Success is not an activity but a process, this line has been very well proved by ‘Jalen Romande Green’ professionally known as ‘Jalen Green’ who is a Filipino-American professional basketball player.
Currently, he is signed with the NBA G League. He was the top shooting guard in the 2020 class and was a consensus five-star recruit. At the junior level, he won three gold medals with the United States as well as named the most valuable player (MVP) of the 2018 FIBA Under-17 World Cup.
Height / Weight / Age
Born on 9th February 2002, this handsome basketball player has turned 21 years old. He seems enough tall with height which is 196 centimeters and 6’4” feet. He maintains himself very fit and healthy with a weight of 82 kilograms and 180 lbs in pounds.
Moreover, he is very conscious about his physique and follows a regular and healthy diet in order to keep himself fit as a fiddle with body measurements of 40 inches chest, 30 inches waist, and 14 inches biceps approximately.
Jalen Green has an estimated Net Worth of $1 million and accumulated his major wealth from his successful career as a basketball player. For his season in the G League, he earns an estimated annual salary of $500 thousand.
Education / Family
Jalen was born and raised up in California, USA, and belongs to mixed ethnicity. He is born to his mother Bree Purganan. He also has a stepfather named Marcus Green.
He has been grown up with his two sisters named Raquel Purganan and Jurnee Tyra. As of his education, he completed his schooling at Washington Union High School and San Joaquin Memorial High School.
|Birth Name||Jalen Romande Green|
|Birth Place||California, USA|
|Date of birth||9th February 2002|
|Height||In feet & inches: 6’4”
In centimeters: 196 cm
|Weight||In kilograms: 82 kg
In pounds: 180 lbs
|School||Washington Union High School, San Joaquin Memorial High School|
|Home town||California, USA|
|Fathers name||Marcus Green (Step-Father)|
|Mothers name||Bree Purganan
|Sisters||Raquel Purganan and Jurnee Tyra
Career / Fashion and Style
As of his career, he started playing basketball for his first three years at San Joaquin Memorial High School. As a freshman, he was a full-time starter and averaged 18.1 points. Green led his team to the CIF Division II quarterfinals and CIF Central Section Division II runner-up finish which made him earn CIF Central Section rookie of the year honors and MaxPreps Freshman All-American second team.
He led San Joaquin Memorial to a Central Section Division II title by averaging 27.9 points and 7.7 rebounds per game. Additionally, he made the USA Today All-USA California second team and was named MaxPreps National Sophomore of the Year.
As a Junior, his average was 33 points for San Joaquin Memorial and helped his team reach the CIF Northern California Division I quarterfinals. He appeared on the All-USA second team and MaxPreps All-American second team as well as named USA Today All-USA California player of the year.
Green was selected to play in the Nike Hoop Summit, the Jordan Brand Classic, and the McDonald’s All-American Game but the games were canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic. He is the number one shooting guard in the 2020 recruiting class and s a consensus five-star recruit as of 247Sports, ESPN, and Rivals.
He announced that he would join the NBA G League on 16th April 2020. He had offers from Auburn and Memphis but he chose the G League. For the 2020-2021 season, he signed a contract with the NBA G League bypassing college basketball on 16th April 2020. Green also hired Aaron Goodwin as his agent.
He represents the United States internationally regarding his national team career but has also shown interest in playing for the Philippines in the future. At the 2017 FIBA Under-16 Americas Championship, he made his national team debut for the United States.
After averaging a team-high 15.7 points, 2.3 rebounds, and 1.7 assists per game, he was named MVP of the 2018 FIBA Under-17 Basketball World Cup and he also won the gold medal.
Girlfriend, Affairs, Wife, and More
As for his personal life, he is not married yet and is a very secretive person about his personal life. Green has not revealed anything regarding his personal life as well as there is no rumors about him dating anyone.
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Some Interesting Facts About Jalen Green
- At the junior level, he has won three gold medals with the United States.
- In 2018, he was named the most valuable player (MVP) of the 2018 FIBA Under-17 World Cup.
- In 2020, ESPN ranked him number one overall.
- Green was a consensus five-star recruit in the 2020 class.
- NBA player DeShawn Stevenson was a basketball teammate of his step-father at Washington Union High School.
- He is fondly known by the name of Unicorn by his fans and followers.
- In the 2021 NBA draft, he was selected by the Houston Rockets with the second overall pick.
- Green shared Grind Session’s most valuable player honors with Daishen Nix in March 2020.