White was selected with the 29th pick of the first round in the 2017 NBA Draft out of the University of Colorado. The 6-foot-4 guard appeared in 17 games for the San Antonio Spurs as a rookie. He averaged 3.2 points and 1.5 rebounds per tilt. White scored a career-high 14 points at Houston on Mar. 12. White was lethal from three-point range when given the opportunity. He hit 8-of-13 shots from downtown during his rookie campaign. White snatched a career-best seven rebounds at Golden State on Feb. 10. He appeared in three playoff games for the Spurs. White played 13 minutes in Game 1 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals versus the Golden State Warriors. He tallied seven points, one assist, one block and one steal in that contest.2018
Heading into the 2018-19 campaign, White had only 17 games of NBA action to his name. When Dejounte Murray was lost for the season due to injury, White found himself with a larger role than expected. Not only did he play in 67 games, he started 55 of those contests. He was a starting guard for more than half the season and made various contributions on offense. The Colorado product chipped in 9.9 points per game. He also averaged 3.9 assists and 3.7 rebounds per contest. In arguably his finest performance of the season, White posted a career-high 26 points and handed out six assists in a win over Brooklyn on Jan. 31. When the playoffs came around, White did not shrink from the spotlight. He started all seven postseason games for San Antonio, averaging 27.2 minutes per contest. White also increased his scoring, putting up 15.1 points per game in the playoffs.
June 22, 2017Drafted by the San Antonio Spurs in the 1st round (29th pick) of the 2017 NBA Draft.
July 6, 2017Signed a multi-year rookie contract with the San Antonio Spurs.