Derrick Rose debuted in the National Basketball Association (NBA) in 2008 as a member of the Chicago Bulls team. Holding an exceptional college career record, he entered the 2008 NBA Draft as one of the most sought-after prospects and became the draft’s first overall pick by the Chicago Bulls. Over the next eight years, he emerged as one of the key players of Bulls squad and earned prestigious awards like NBA Most Valuable Player, NBA All-Star, and NBA Rookie of the Year. From 2016 onwards, he had short-lived tenures with New York Knicks, Cleveland Cavaliers, and Minnesota Timberwolves before joining Detroit Pistons in 2019. In addition to great achievements in the NBA, Rose has also done great service for the United States national basketball team and was a member of squads that won the 2010 and 2014 FIBA World Cups. As for his personal life, Derrick is yet to get married but has one son with ex-girlfriend Mieka Reese and a daughter with girlfriend Alaina Anderson.
Derrick Rose Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Derrick Martell Rose
- Nicknames: Derrick
- Date of Birth: October 4, 1988
- Birthplace: Englewood, Chicago, Illinois, United States
- Nationality: American
- Occupation: Professional Basketball Player
- Zodiac Sign: Libra
- Religion: Christian
- Race/ Ethnicity: Black
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Hair Color: Black
Derrick Rose Height Weight Body Measurements Facts
Derrick Rose Family Details:
- Father: Unknown
- Mother: Brenda Rose
- Siblings: Reggie Rose, Allan Rose and Dwayne Rose (Older Brothers)
- Spouse Name: Unmarried
- Children Name: Derrick Rose Jr. (Son), Layla Derrick Rose (Daughter)
Derrick Rose Relationships History:
- Mieka Reese – Stylist (2007-2013)
- Alaina Anderson – Social Media Star (2016-Present)
Derrick Rose Career Highlights:
- 2008 NBA Draft: Round: 1 / Pick: 1st overall
- NBA Debut: Chicago Bulls (2008)
- Shirt Number: 25
- Playing Position: Point Guard
Derrick Rose Distinctive Features:
- Prominent Chin
- Square Jawline
- Tall Body Frame
Derrick Rose Body Measurements:
Basketball star Derrick Rose height, weight, shoe size, and other body measurements statistics are given below.
- Build: Athletic
- Height in Feet: 6’ 2”
- Height in Centimeters: 188 cm
- Weight in Kilogram: 91 kg
- Weight in Pounds: 200 pounds
- Feet/ Shoe Size: 13 (US)
Derrick Rose Interesting Facts:
- He is afraid of spiders.
- Will Smith is his favorite actor.
- His favorite basketball player is Michael Jordan.
- Having won the 2011 NBA Most Valuable Player Award at the age of 22, he became the youngest player ever to do so.