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Jalen Rose is the starting forward for the Indiana Pacers and has a great chance of being named most improved player of the NBA His coach and longtime legend Larry Bird said that he might just be the best player on his roster as of the 2000 season Life was not always this great for Jalen and his childhood proves itThe first time I saw Jalen play was when I was watching a show on high school basketball players on ESPN The way he played and involved his teammates made me like him ever since From that day on I tried to keep my eye out and ever time I got a chance I would watch him on national televisionJalen Rose was labeled a wild one right from the start and his birth could be some sense way He was not born in the hospital like most kids but his mother had birth in the taxicab right outside of it He grew up in the city of Detroit Michigan which was known for its rough life rep He only had one parent that being his mother and his father was the famous point guard for the Detroit Pistons Jimmy Walker His father left the scene when he found out that a child was on the way Jalen still to this day hates him for it and tries not to talk to him The only good thing about his father was that he watched tapes of him and plays the way he did and even better Growing up in the hood was tough for Jalen and his mother did not like it at all Rose almost lost his life to the hood when he went to buy milk for his mom and while he was at the store a man tried to rob it The man fired shots and missed Jalen but this was too close for him and his mother So she moved him to
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