Andre Drummond RUMORS & NEWS

  • Drummond's game soared in signature year for Pistons

    Detroit News "Andre Drummond entered this season with plenty of questions about whether he could make a significant improvement in his production. Fans decried his horrific free-throw shooting, sporadic effort and disappearing acts at the ends of games. After Drummond’s turnaround season, those gripes all..." April 16

  • Nets forward Quincy Acy, Pistons center Andre Drummond fined for altercation "Brooklyn Nets forward Quincy Acy and Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond have each been fined for their roles in an on-court altercation, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations. The incident, for which both players were ejected, occurred..." April 03

  • Pistons’ Andre Drummond adds jumper to repertoire

    Detroit News "Against the Cleveland Cavaliers two weeks ago, Pistons center Andre Drummond got the ball around the free-throw line in a first-quarter possession. Instead of looking for the next pass or driving to the rim, he flipped the script. Drummond pulled up for a 15-foot jumper and made it. He..." March 17

  • Pistons' SVG: Blake Griffin, Andre Drummond will be terrific combo

    Michigan Live "When you acquire a player of Blake Griffin's caliber, you don't ask him to adjust to your style, you adjust your style to fit his game. That's what Detroit Pistons coach Stan Gundy said his team must do in a hurry, starting tonight in Griffin's debut against the Memphis Grizzlies at Little..." February 01

  • Detroit Pistons' Andre Drummond to replace Washington Wizards' John Wall in 2018 NBA All-Star Game "Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond has been named by NBA Commissioner Adam Silver to replace injured Washington Wizards guard John Wall on Team LeBron in the 2018 NBA All-Star Game, which will be played on Sunday, Feb. 18 at Staples Center in Los Angeles (8 p.m. ET). Drummond earned his..." January 30

  • Why was Pistons C Andre Drummond left off 2018 All-Star Game roster?

    Detroit Free Press "Coaches value rebounding, defense and sacrifice. But coaches value something else even more. Winning. When looking for reasons the NBA’s coaches denied Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond a spot in next month’s NBA All-Star Game, that’s probably the top reason. Drummond was..." January 24

  • Detroit Pistons C Andre Drummond's improvement boosts All-Star chances

    Detroit Free Press "There’s a simple reason Andre Drummond deserves to an All-Star. He’s a better player since the 2015-16 season, when the Detroit Pistons center was named to the NBA All-Star Game held in Toronto. And that’s a major reason Drummond could hear his name called when the All-Star reserves are..." January 22

  • Pistons’ Drummond out against Rockets

    Detroit News "Before Saturday’s game, Detroit Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy talked about the need to take away second-chance buckets and points in the paint against the explosive Houston Rockets. That task was made infinitely more difficult by the absence of center Andre Drummond, who did not dress Saturday..." January 06

  • After losing seven straight, Stan Van Gundy calls out Andre Drummond, Pistons stars

    Pro Basketball Talk "Just a few weeks ago, the Detroit Pistons were the No. 2 seed in the East and were one of the darlings of the early season. We thought the transformation would stick — Andre Drummond was hitting free throws, Tobias Harris had picked up his game, and Detroit was defending well. They looked like a..." December 13

  • SVG: Andre Drummond can't be Pistons' sole rebounder

    Detroit News "When the outcome was in the balance in the last three minutes, the Pistons desperately needed to get a stop for a chance to stay close to the surging San Antonio Spurs. The shot went up and four Pistons defenders started going the other way, almost assuming that Andre Drummond would get the..." December 06

  • Andre Drummond says Joel Embiid can talk to him when he 'plays a whole season'

    CBS Sports "Andre Drummond and Joel Embiid have a little bit of a feud going. The two clashed earlier in the season which left Embiid yelling about how Drummond doesn't play any defense. The two are getting ready to play each other again Saturday night and Embiid had more to say about Drummond. "He can't..." December 03

  • Pistons center Andre Drummond must fight being too 'unselfish'

    Detroit Free Press "With Reggie Jackson playing well, the Cleveland Cavaliers dusted off an old strategy for the Detroit Pistons. In Monday night’s 116-88 victory, the Cavs blitzed Jackson pick-and-rolls, forcing Jackson to move the basketball. Jackson was reluctant to get off the ball early in the 2016..." November 23

  • The Detroit Pistons Can Finally Trust Andre Drummond

    Bleacher Report "Detroit Pistons big man Andre Drummond was at a crossroads of sorts last June after finishing an underwhelming 2016-17 season. A team expected to take a step from playoff qualifier to contender in Stan Van Gundy's third year as coach and czar instead found itself outside of the playoffs. Rather..." November 17

  • The secret to Andre Drummond's dramatic free throw improvement

    ESPN "Andre Drummond has been waiting on this moment for a long time. The Detroit Pistons All-Star center always knew he could knock down his free throws, but for a variety of reasons the work he put into that part of his professional craft never translated during games. Drummond came into this season..." November 09

  • Drummond’s new ‘hub’ role a key in Pistons’ surge

    Detroit News "In Saturday’s matchup against the Pistons, Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan was in a quandary: stay with Andre Drummond or flash out to help defend Reggie Jackson. The dilemma is nothing new, as Jackson and Drummond have teamed to form one of the best pick-and-roll combinations in the..." October 31

  • Joel Embiid calls defensive chops of Andre Drummond into question

    ESPN "Joel Embiid said he was well-prepared for Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond -- trash talk and all. But Drummond didn't see Monday night's wake-up call coming, according to his Philadelphia 76ers counterpart. Embiid dominated the six-year veteran, scoring 30 points on 11-for-15 shooting..." October 24

  • Reggie Jackson throws shade at Andre Drummond after game versus Wizards

    Clutch Points "There seems to be some trouble brewing in the Motor City. After putting up a gallant stand albeit losing to the Washington Wizards, Detroit Pistons point guard Reggie Jackson is now throwing shade at teammate Andre Drummond. Speaking to reporters inside the locker room, Jackson noted how the..." October 21