On the Line: Jalen Rose


From being a cornerstone of the Fab Five at Michigan, to his days in the NBA, to his post-career work on TV and radio, Jalen Rose has never been afraid to speak his mind. Backstage before his appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live! this week, Jalen took some time to jump on the line with Ben Lyons for a little back-and-forth.

Listen below as Jalen talks about his new book, gives a little 2015-16 NBA preview and discusses his relationship with Lamar Odom, offering his prayers and support.

The Players’ Tribune on Mad Dog Radio, hosted by Ben Lyons, airs Wednesdays at 7 p.m. EST on Sirius XM channel 82.


The hair, the baggy shorts, the black socks, the black shoes, those Panasonic headphones we’d listen to on the way to games — we embraced our own style. That year it felt like it was us against the world.

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