Derrick White is an American professional basketball player for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association (NBA). 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 Early Life
Derrick White was born on 2nd July 1994 in Parker, Colorado, United States to Richard White, and Colleen White. He also has an elder sister Brianna White.
Derrick White Relationship
In 2021, Derrick got married to Hannah White. In 2022, the couple welcomed their son, Hendrix James White.
Derrick White Career
The San Antonio Spurs drafted White with the 29th pick of the 2017 NBA draft. He was also included in the Spurs’ 2017 NBA Summer League roster. On July 6, White signed with the Spurs.
On 18th October 2017, he made his NBA debut, coming off the bench in a 107–99 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves.
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 December 31, 2018, 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 December 21, 2020, the Spurs announced that they had signed White to a reported four-year, $73 million rookie scale extension.
On February 10, 2022, White was traded to the Boston Celtics in exchange for Josh Richardson, Romeo Langford, a 2022 first-round pick, and the rights to swap 2028 first-round picks. On 11th February 2022, he played his first game with the Celtics.
National Team Career
On August 24, 2019, White was included in the US national team’s final roster for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup.
Derrick White Net Worth
He has a net worth of an estimated $18 million.
Derrick White Education
He completed his schooling at Legend High School. Later, he enrolled at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs, and The University of Colorado Boulder.
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Derrick White Physical Stats
|6 feet 4 inches
Derrick White Wiki/Bio
|Date of Birth
|2nd July 1994
|Parker, Colorado, U.S.
|Father- Richard White
Mother- Colleen White
|Hendrix James White
|University of Colorado Colorado Springs
University of Colorado Boulder
|Legend High School