Derrick White Biography
Derrick White is An American Professional Basketballer Born on July 2, 1994. A 2012 graduate of Legend High School in Parker, Colorado, White was a six-foot combo guard at the time of his graduation. He played three years of college basketball in Division II for the Colorado-Colorado Springs Mountain Lions before transferring to the Division I Colorado Buffaloes for his final season.
Derrick White Career
The only head coach at a four-year school who showed sustained interest in White was Jeff Culver, then the head coach at the Denver campus of Johnson & Wales University, a non-scholarship NAIA member better known for its culinary program. By the time White was preparing to make his college decision, Culver was hired as head coach at NCAA Division II Colorado–Colorado Springs, and offered White a room and board stipend for his freshman season.White was one of 60 NBA prospects invited to the 2017 NBA Draft Combine. He was one of only 15 combine invitees who had not been Rivals top-150 prospects in high school, and one of only three who did not sign with Division I programs out of high school. In addition, according to Yahoo! Sports writer Jeff Eisenberg, he was also “the only one who will use part of his first NBA contract to pay off student loans he accumulated paying for tuition at UCCS as a freshman.”in 2017-2018 season.
On October 18, 2017, White made his NBA debut, coming off the bench in a 107–99 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves. On October 31, 2017, he was sent along with Dāvis Bertāns to the Austin Spurs of the NBA G League. White suffered a fractured right wrist during a G League game against the Texas Legends. He was then recalled to San Antonio several days later. On March 12, 2018, White scored a career-high 14 points along with four rebounds, one assist, and a block in a 93-109 loss to the Houston Rockets.On April 14, 2018, White made his NBA playoffs debut, coming off the bench with seven points, an assist, a steal, and a block in a 92–113 loss to the Golden State Warriors in game 1 of the series.
On October 12, 2018, White was revealed to have a left plantar fascia tear. On November 7, White made his season debut recording one rebound and three assists in a 95–88 loss to the Miami Heat. On December 31, White scored his career-high 22 points with three rebounds, three assists, two blocks and a steal in a 120–111 win over the Boston Celtics.On January 10, 2019, White scored another career-high 23 points with eight assists, five rebounds, two steals and a blocks in a double-overtime 154–147 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder. On January 30, 2019 against the Brooklyn Nets, White then recorded a then career-high at 26 points. On April 18, 2019 against the Denver Nuggets, White recorded another career-high at 36 points to give San Antonio a 2–1 lead in the first round of the 2019 playoffs.
Derrick White Age
Born on 2nd July 1994 Derrick is 24 years of age as of 2019.
Derrick White Height
Derrick Stands at a Height of 1.93 m tall .
Derrick White Networth
Derrick White Net Worth And Salary. As of 2019, Derrick White has an estimated net worth over $2 million, mostly earned through his NBA career. As of 2017, He signed a contract with San Antonio Spurs.
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