Real Fan Life: Jalen Rose

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Jalen Rose is famous for redefining college basketball as a member of the Fab Five. Now, people know him from TV, radio, his podcast, his new book and for screaming “Hoooold me baack!” every time a fight almost breaks out in the NBA.

One thing he will never be famous for, however, is his golf swing. It’s absolutely terrible.

But it’s all for a good cause.

The annual Jalen Rose Leadership Academy Celebrity Golf Outing raises funds and awareness for Jalen’s biggest off-the-court endeavor, the charter school he founded in the city of Detroit.

In a Players’ Tribune exclusive, I hit the links with Jalen to talk about giving back and what it feels like to have Kobe drop 81 on you.

You can watch all episodes of “Real Fan Life” with Ben Lyons on the Real Fan Life hub page.

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