Andre Drummond RUMORS & NEWS

  • Pistons’ Andre Drummond fined $15,000 for elbow to Roy Hibbert’s head

    Pro Basketball Talk "Everyone knew this was coming. Andre Drummond included. Tuesday night during the Pistons’ eventual win in Charlotte, Drummond was battling for a rebound when he threw a high elbow to the back of Roy Hibbert‘s head. We can debate if it was intentional, but that question is moot — elbow someone..." December 01

  • Drummond doubtful to play vs. Thunder with right ankle sprain

    Michigan Live "The Detroit Pistons could be without their All-Star center Andre Drummond tonight. Drummond was listed by the team as doubtful with a right ankle sprain for Monday's game against the Oklahoma City Thunder at the Palace (7:30 p.m., FOX Sports Detroit) No word yet on severity, or when it took..." November 14

  • Andre Drummond finds outside-the-box path to help become a better foul shooter

    NBA.com "Technology once so exclusively pricey it was largely available only to the United States military might play a critical role in the success of the 2016-17 Detroit Pistons. And if you had any doubts about whether Stan Van Gundy was a hidebound basketball traditionalist or embracing of every new..." September 27

  • Pistons' Drummond: 'I'm going to win the rebounding crown again'

    NBA.com "It wasn’t until his fourth NBA season that Andre Drummond ceded the title of “youngest Pistons player” to Stanley Johnson. Having turned 23 last month, he’s still the third-youngest player on the roster, 19-year-old Henry Ellenson replacing Johnson as the youngest this season. But Drummond is..." September 25

  • Boban Marjanovic's 7-foot-3 stature already giving Andre Drummond fits

    Michigan Live "Quite literally, Andre Drummond is no longer the big man on campus with the Detroit Pistons. The 6-foot-11, 279-pound All-Star center was usurped last month with the addition of the bigger, taller Boban Marjanovic. And it's already creating, ahem, some friendly tension on the court. "I..." August 31

  • Andre Drummond: Boban Marjanovic 'Absolutely' Better Than Expected

    Real GM Basketball "Andre Drummond has been impressed by Boban Marjanovic during their informal pickup matchups this summer. "I was telling the guys after we got done playing our first pickup game, that might have been the first (time) I've been really frustrated playing against someone," Drummond said Monday,..." August 30

  • Drummond's In The NBA, But His Roots Still In Middletown

    Hartford Courant "Andre Drummond's stay at UConn was short, and perhaps another athlete, one who has risen to such heights at such a young age, would have been tempted to pull up his small-city Connecticut roots. But Drummond, who was back for Jim Calhoun's Charity All-Star Game on Friday night at Mohegan Sun..." August 16

  • Drummond 'found something that works' to improve free-throw shooting

    The Score "There seems to be no happy medium with Andre Drummond. He's the best rebounder in the game, but also the worst free-throw shooter in the history of the NBA. The Detroit Pistons think they've found a solution for the latter. Fresh off signing the big man to a max contract, head coach Stan Van..." July 16

  • Pistons officially sign Drummond to reported 5-year, $130M deal

    The Score "The Detroit Pistons officially announced the signing of center Andre Drummond to a reported five-year, $130-million contract on Friday. Drummond finished the season as the league's rebounding leader, averaging 14.8 boards per game. The 22-year-old also chipped in 16.2 points per game and 1.5..." July 15

  • Andre Drummond to sign a five-year, $130 million deal

    Detroit Bad Boys "The inevitable day has finally arrived. Andre Drummond will sign a maximum contract valued at $130 million over five years, numbers according to ESPN's Marc Stein. Pistons owner Tom Gores said Drummond was a max player more than two years ago. This summer, he put his money where his mouth was...." July 01

  • Sources: Andre Drummond, Pistons closing on five-year max deal

    ESPN "Andre Drummond and the Detroit Pistons are nearing agreement on a five-year maximum contract in the $130 million range, according to league sources. Sources told ESPN.com that Drummond and the Pistons have quickly moved to the final stages of negotiations on a verbal agreement since free agency..." July 01