Derrick White, born on July 2, 1994), native of Parker, Colorado, USA, is an American professional basketball player and a guard.
Position: G (No. 9)
Height: 1.93 meters / 6 feet 4
Weight: 86 kg/190 lbs
Team: Boston Celtics
School: University of Colorado
Draft: 29th pick in the first round of 2017
Salary this season: $15.18 million
When he was studying at UCCS (junior season), he averaged 25.8 points, 7.3 rebounds, and 5.2 assists per game. After transferring to Colorado State University, he performed well in his only season and averaged 18.1 points, 4.1 rebounds, and 4.4 assists.
In the 2017 NBA Draft, Derek White was selected by the Spurs at the 29th place in the first round. White is a combo guard with good passing, mid-range and long-range shooting ability, outside ball threat, and excellent blocking ability. , but not so agile, and his ball-handling ability needs to be improved. With the training of the season, he renewed his contract with the Spurs for 4 years after strengthening.