Derek White

Derek White
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Born and raised in Minnesota, Derek has always viewed sports as a realist. You can be a die-hard fan without being a homer, and Derek is proof. He's a co-creator of WhatWouldBudDo.com and can turn any conversation in to an inappropriate joke or Family Guy reference. Interact with Derek on Twitter @DWhiteDelight.

Who Needs to Step Up for the Indiana Pacers if Paul George is Out?

The Indiana Pacers may be without their best player against the Miami Heat on Saturday. Paul George was diagnosed with a concussion after an accidental collision with...

Congratulations Minnesota, Kevin Love Has Become Your Dwightmare

News broke Sunday morning via Mark Stein of ESPN, that Kevin Love "has made it clear" that he has no interest in being a part of the Minnesota...

Teddy Bridgewater: One Practice and the Water is Already Murky

The NFL wastes no time getting their rookies introduced to the life of a professional football player. Rookie mini-camps are taking place and already we've got some...

How Accurate Are NFL Mock Drafts? Our Look at Expert’ Predictions

The NFL mock draft season finally came to an end with the completion of the real NFL draft. You either love mock drafts or you hate them. But why?...

2014 NFL Draft: How to Solve the Quarterback Situation

The NFL draft is almost here and general managers and coaches all lover the league are struggling with difference scenarios to help their teams improve. Compared to...

Did Kevin Durant’s MVP Acceptance Speech Motivate his Teammates?

Kevin Durant officially became the 2013-14 NBA Most Valuable Player today when he accepted the trophy with an inspirational speech. Durant didn't talk about himself very much,...
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Minnesota Twins’ Brian Dozier: Home Runs for Cuties?

If you aren't familiar with Minnesota Twins’ second baseman Brian Dozier, you should get on that right away. He’s got a flashy glove, hits for power and...

New York Knicks Rumors: Does Phil Jackson Want Carmelo Anthony?

Phil Jackson is about to head in to his first offseason as the man in charge of the New York Knicks. The most important order of business...

NBA Playoffs: Washington Wizards For Real

The Washington Wizards just advanced to the second round of the NBA Playoffs, thus ending another failed season for the Chicago Bulls. Considering where these two teams...

Checking In On The Big AL East OffSeason Moves

A year ago at this time, fans of Major League Baseball were ready to write off the Boston Red Sox as an aging team that was trying...

Timberwolves Coaching Search: What? Not Who

Rick Adelman did what everyone was expecting today, he retired from the NBA. The Minnesota Timberwolves are now in a tough spot in finding a new head...

No Country For Old Men? Not For The Spurs

If you're a casual NBA fan who begins to pay attention once the postseason rolls around, you probably see the San Antonio Spurs as the top seed...

Camera Operators Appear To Be Bored At Baseball Games

Need some humor to brighten up your day? Apparently camera operators do as well (we'll assume these are men). Below are two instances from recent baseball games...

New York Jets Offseason Moves: Are They Becoming Raiders East?

According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the New York Jets are hosting free-agent running back Chris Johnson. Are we headed for another "dream team" like we saw the...
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Royals’ Fans Thankful It’s A Marathon, Not A Sprint

The Kansas City Royals need a new marketing tagline, because "This is our year!" isn't working. After a rough weekend in Minnesota, the Royals are going to...

Jimmy Rollins Mouths Off During Walk Off

Jimmy Rollins has been a very important piece to the Philadelphia Phillies' organization. That much is obvious. The Phillies also happen to be under-performing after making numerous...

A Look At The New Big Ten Football Divisions. Who Lucked Out?

Just because it's April, doesn't mean we can't talk college football. The NFL steals all the headlines during the offseason, so let's look ahead to the 2014...

The Emotional Side Of Tom Izzo You Don’t Normally See.

If you've watched an ounce of college basketball, you know that Michigan State men's basketball coach Tom Izzo is a wee bit emotional. It's who he is,...
2017 Masters

Masters Preview – Out With The Old Or In With The New?

Editor's Note: This is a collaborative piece by Sportsnaut's Derek White and Greg Vara of Rotowire and Yahoo Sports.  This week brings us one of the best annual...

Major League Baseball 2014: One Week In, What We Think We Learned

Who doesn't love overreaction after one week of the Major League Baseball season?! We certainly don't, so we'll be keeping the "logical lid" tightly on things for...

What Does The (John) Fox Say? “CHA-CHING!”

Jay Glazer reported last night that the Denver Broncos gave John Fox a new three-year deal. It pays to have Peyton Manning as your quarterback. Literally. All...

Jim Kelly Proves Why Family Matters Most

Jim Kelly, a NFL Hall of Fame Quarterback, is showing everyone that cancer isn't slowing him down. He's also showing he's a terrific father. Even with his...

Tailgate Like A Boss, Yet Burn Your Favorite Team

It's hard enough to get the average fan to leave his/her couch, cheap food, massive high definition television(s) and buy tickets to sporting events. Per this story...

Don Baylor’s Freak Injury Adds To Angels’ Injury Woes

If you haven't seen a sports related television show in the past 18 hours, you're either A) not a baseball fan, or B) lucky. The Los Angeles...