Jalen Green Height, Age, Net Worth

Quick Info Jalen Green :

NameJalen Romande Green
NickNameJalen Green
Date of Birth9 February 2002
Age (2024)22 Years
NationalityUnited States
HomeTownMerced, California
Height6ft 3in
ProfessionProfessional Basketball Player
EducationSan Joaquin Memorial; (Fresno, California);
Prolific Prep; (Napa, California)
Current TeamHouston Rockets (#4 / Shooting guard)
Net Worth10-15 Million Dollars

Who is Jalen Green ?

Jalen Romande Green, born on February 9, 2002, is an accomplished American professional basketball player currently making waves in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member of the Houston Rockets. Standing out as a consensus five-star recruit and acclaimed as the top shooting guard in the 2020 class, Green’s exceptional skills and athleticism have earned him recognition as a rising star in the basketball world.

Jalen Green
Jalen Green

Embarking on his basketball journey in Merced, California, Green’s dedication and talent quickly propelled him to the forefront of the sport. His early years were marked by an unwavering commitment to the game, practicing for five hours daily as early as sixth grade. As he progressed through his high school career, Green’s prowess became increasingly evident.

Initially playing for San Joaquin Memorial High School in Fresno, Green achieved notable success, earning accolades such as MaxPreps Freshman All-American and CIF Central Section rookie of the year honors. His sophomore season saw him lead San Joaquin Memorial to a Central Section Division II title, further solidifying his reputation as a rising basketball prodigy.

Facts about Jalen Green :

  • Jalen Green was born on February 9, 2002, in Merced, California.
  • He grew up in Fresno, California, and started playing basketball seriously by sixth grade.
  • Green played for San Joaquin Memorial High School for his first three years.
  • As a freshman, he averaged 18.1 points and became CIF Central Section rookie of the year.
  • He won two consecutive Central Section Division II championships with San Joaquin Memorial.
  • In his junior year, Green surpassed the school’s career scoring record.
  • For his senior year, he transferred to Prolific Prep in Napa, California.
  • At Prolific Prep, he helped his team win the Grind Session World Championship.
  • Green averaged over 30 points per game as a senior and was named Sports Illustrated All-American Player of the Year.
Jalen Green
Jalen Green
  • Jalen Green was a consensus five-star recruit and the #1 ranked shooting guard in the 2020 class.
  • He received offers from many top college programs before turning 15.
  • In April 2020, Green chose to forgo college and join the NBA G League Ignite, a developmental program.
  • He became the first player to sign with the G League Ignite.
  • Jalen Green was drafted by the Houston Rockets with the second overall pick in the 2021 NBA Draft.
  • He made his NBA debut in October 2021, scoring 9 points.
  • Green became the first rookie in Rockets history to score 30 points and make 8 three-pointers in a game.
  • He participated in the 2022 Slam Dunk Contest, finishing in third place.
  • Green won Rookie of the Month for March and April in his rookie season.
  • He averaged 17.3 points per game and was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team.

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