Derrick White’s breakout is earning him plenty of love from the media

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Rounding up some Derrick White articles after his breakout in Game 3. If you haven’t noticed yet, Derrick White had himself quite a night in the Spurs’ Game 3 win vs. the Denver Nuggets. He scored a career-high 36 points, including 26 in the first half, setting a few milestones along the way. (In the Playoffs) — Jordan Howenstine (@AirlessJordan) …

Derrick White’s explosion just changed the Spurs/Nuggets series

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The ascension of San Antonio’s point guard shifts the foundation Spurs vs. Nuggets was assumed to rest on. The Spurs have put the Nuggets in a difficult position. With an imperfect roster filled with players who have undeniable strengths and exploitable weaknesses, Denver’s defense has succeeded this year mostly because Coach Malone and his staff have fashioned a scheme that …

Open Thread: Derrick White gets pranked

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An old Big 3 tradition is reignited On December 29th, the Spurs exacted a little hurt on the Los Angeles Clippers on their “Redemption Tour”. The fellas were leading with just over a minute left in the game when this happened: Hard to tell from the camera angle, but as Derrick White went to sit down, someone slipped a cup …

Call the Spurs last win the Aldridge and White Show

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Boston has no one to guard LMA, and D-White keeps setting career highs. Happy New Year, Pounders! When I introduce friends to PtR, they often ask what the name means and I enjoy providing the occasional reminder of what the stonecutter’s credo is about: “When nothing seems to help, I go and look at a stonecutter hammering away at his …

With Derrick White and Davis Bertans the Spurs have regained their identity

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The two role players have given San Antonio the edge it was lacking. After a rocky start of the season, the Spurs have slowly started to find an identity. They don’t rely exclusively on the stars to generate offense and they have developed a cohesiveness on defense that just wasn’t there back in November. Several factors contributed to that progress, …

Open Thread: Derrick White’s homecoming is not to be denied

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Dunks, steals, blocks, rebounds, and overall defensive disruptions arise in the Mile High City Derrick White returned to Colorado, where he grew up. He scored 10 points on the night. At one point he snagged a rebound at the rim and dunked . Impressive, and then there was this: WELCOME HOME DERRICK WHITE pic.twitter.com/bIuB9NAZmy — San Antonio Spurs (@spurs) December …

Open Thread: Santa Pop and his elf Derrick White surprise some students at Pershing Elementary

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Shoes That Fit treated students to some holiday cheer Earlier today, Coach Popovich and Derrick White spread Christmas cheer at Pershing Elementary by donating kicks to every student through Shoes That Fit. #SeasonOfGiving | #NBACares pic.twitter.com/TWiGYaAGst — San Antonio Spurs (@spurs) December 10, 2018 Tis the season. The Spurs are out and about spreading holiday cheer in San Antonio. On …

San Antonio Spurs: Derrick White Gets Emotional After Gregg Popovich Call (Video)

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When the San Antonio Spurs took Derrick White in the 2017 NBA Draft, he received a call from Gregg Popovich. The San Antonio Spurs made two selections in Thursday night’s 2017 NBA Draft. They started at No. 29 overall, taking Derrick White. The next pick was Jaron Blossomgame at No. 59. White will be focused […] San Antonio Spurs: Derrick …

Get to know Derrick White, the Spurs’ first round pick

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A jack-of-all-trades from the unlikeliest of places In a first round that saw its fair share of trades (hello Jimmy Butler), the Spurs stood pat. No Danny Green trade. No LaMarcus Aldridge trade. At least not yet. Instead, the Spurs stuck to the script, drafting Colorado’s Derrick White with the 29th overall pick of the 2017 NBA Draft. The @spurs …

San Antonio Spurs Select Derrick White: Draft Grade

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The San Antonio Spurs selected Derrick White in the 2017 NBA Draft. How does this pick grade out? In natural San Antonio Spurs fashion, an unexpected and unconventional pick came late in the first round. Derrick White, a 6’5” guard out of Colorado will be joining the team. White finished his senior season averaging 18.1 […] San Antonio Spurs Select …