Andre Drummond RUMORS & NEWS

  • Andre Drummond Heroically Saves Son After Falling In Pool

    TMZ "Andre Drummond just saved his son's life ... with the Philadelphia 76ers center springing into action after the child accidentally fell into a pool -- and the footage is terrifying. The 28-year-old NBA champ just posted surveillance video of the incident -- with family..." August 12

  • Andre Drummond Reveals Reason for Lakers Exit

    Heavy "Despite a turbulent tenure with the Los Angeles Lakers, it appeared after the season that Andre Drummond would return, with both sides expressing interest in getting a deal done in free agency. That never happened and Drummond instead signed with the Philadelphia 76ers,..." August 06

  • Andre Drummond sees Philadelphia 76ers as 'great fit' despite previous drama with Joel Embiid

    ESPN "In the wake of Andre Drummond's surprising decision to join the Philadelphia 76ers in free agency and become a backup to longtime rival Joel Embiid, the 27-year-old two-time All-Star said that "things change," but he'd accepted the opportunity placed..." August 05

  • Joel Embiid And Andre Drummond Embrace For The First Time As Teammates After Longstanding Feud

    Fadeaway World "After stints in Cleveland and Los Angeles, Andre Drummond is starting a new chapter of his career in Philadelphia, where he will act as a backup center behind 4x All-Star Joel Embiid. And while it's a solid acquisition for the Sixers, the best part of the signing came after, when..." August 05

  • New teammates Joel Embiid, Andre Drummond embrace for the first time

    Clutch Points "The Philadelphia 76ers welcomed newly-signed center Andre Drummond to their facility on Wednesday, where he greeted, among other folks, the man he’ll be backing up: Joel Embiid. Despite their long-running beef (mostly Embiid trolling tbh), it was good vibes..." August 04

  • Andre Drummond leaves Lakers for Sixers in free agency

    Silver Screen And Roll "When Andre Drummond signed with the Los Angeles Lakers after being bought out by the Cleveland Cavaliers in March, fans hoped he would provide a spark to a team thrown wildly off course by injuries to Anthony Davis and LeBron James, and reinforcements for them on the glass..." August 03

  • The 1 way Heat would consider Andre Drummond in free agency

    Clutch Points "The Miami Heat got stomped out of the playoffs by the Milwaukee Bucks this year, and now they’re looking to upgrade the roster around stars Jimmy Butler and Bam Adebayo. Apparently, one option could be center Andre Drummond, who finished this past season on..." July 29

  • Andre Drummond Says He Will Play For The Shanghai Sharks Next Season

    Fadeaway World "Andre Drummond has heard all the trolling on the internet and is actually embracing it. The big man received a lot of criticism for his performances with the Los Angeles Lakers this season, having few chances to return to the team.  After a tumultuous stint in Los Angeles,..." July 10

  • 3 players Raptors need to risk it all for in 2021 free agency

    Clutch Points "Just two years removed from winning their first NBA championship in franchise history, the Toronto Raptors are looking to get back into the playoff mix next season. After dedicating all of this past season to rebuilding and developing new talent, the Raptors have put together a..." July 07

  • Lakers center Andre Drummond embraces Kareem Abdul-Jabbar mockery with perfect tweet

    Clutch Points "Los Angeles Lakers big man Andre Drummond is not letting the hate get into his head. In fact, it looks like he is using it as motivation to prove his doubters wrong. After Fox Sports analyst Skip Bayless tweeted “Kareem Abdul-Drummond”–seemingly in..." July 06

  • Andre Drummond Says He Would Dominated The Paint If Frank Vogel Had Played Him More Minutes

    Black Sports Online "Drummond played about 25 minutes a game with the Lakers. In his prime he was playing around 33 minutes a game. When a fan said they wished he would dominate the pain like DeAndre Ayton is currently doing, he put the blame squarely on the Lakers and Frank Vogel. " July 06

  • 3 teams who could consider signing Andre Drummond in NBA free agency

    NBA Analysis "The 2020-21 NBA season was a roller coaster ride for Andre Drummond. He began the season with the Cleveland Cavaliers and was putting up some gaudy stats, averaging 17.5 points, 13.5 rebounds, 2.6 assists, 1.6 steals and 1.1 blocks in 28.9 minutes per game. He looked like the center of the..." July 06

  • Andre Drummond Hints at Return to Lakers

    Heavy "Andre Drummond will be an unrestricted free agent this offseason but it doesn’t sound like the big man has any plans to leave the Los Angeles Lakers. Drummond averaged 11.9 points and 10.2 rebounds after joining the Lakers in March following a buyout agreement..." June 30

  • Andre Drummond is on the Miami Heat’s radar

    Heat Nation "The Miami Heat had a disappointing end to their season after getting swept by the Milwaukee Bucks in their first-round playoff series. They are now looking for ways to upgrade their roster this offseason as they look to make it back to the NBA Finals. June 16

  • Andre Drummond’s IG response hints at free agency demands

    Lakers Daily "Coming off an extremely disappointing 2020-21 season, the Los Angeles Lakers have several key decisions to make this offseason regarding free agents. One of their key players who will become a free agent is center Andre Drummond, and he rejected the notion of returning..." June 16

  • Free Agent Stock Watch: Western Conference

    Hoops Rumors "Throughout the season, Hoops Rumors takes a closer look at players who will be free agents or could become free agents this offseason. We examine if their stock is rising or falling due to performance and other factors. With the playoffs in full swing, we take a look at players from the Western..." June 12

  • Lakers promised Andre Drummond a starting spot to convince him to sign

    CBS Sports "The Los Angeles Lakers were a somewhat surprising choice for Andre Drummond when he was bought out by the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Lakers already had two valuable centers in Marc Gasol and Montrezl Harrell, and even if they didn't, they had just won a..." June 09

  • Andre Drummond Likely To Leave The Los Angeles Lakers In Free Agency

    Fadeaway World "The acquisition of Andre Drummond by the Los Angeles Lakers did not go as planned. Despite the fact that they managed to acquire the two-time All-Star from the buyout market, he was unable to make a huge impact for them during the playoffs and even logged zero minutes in Game 6 against Devin..." June 08

  • Andre Drummond’s future with Lakers vaguely addressed

    Lakers Nation "Andre Drummond’s tenure with the Los Angeles Lakers did not go the way he envisioned as he and the team were eliminated in the first round of the 2021 NBA playoffs by the Phoenix Suns. Drummond showed flashes of how he could help the Lakers but ultimately did not get a chance to..." June 07

  • Lakers Have Signaled That Andre Drummond Is A Part Of Their Future Plans

    Fadeaway World "Andre Drummond is a former All-Star who has been a midseason addition to the Los Angeles Lakers. Drummond has been a double-double machine for the majority of his career, as one of the focal points of his team. On the Los Angeles Lakers, Andre Drummond has taken a smaller role compared to his..." May 31

  • It’s time for the Lakers to ditch Andre Drummond and start Anthony Davis at the 5

    Clutch Points "It is known that Anthony Davis doesn’t love playing center all that much in the regular season but is willing to do it in the playoffs. The Los Angeles Lakers’ play-in victory over the Golden State Warriors again showed the devastating force that..." May 20

  • Lakers center Andre Drummond’s ‘locked in’ remark can be Stephen Curry-dangerous

    Clutch Points "Ahead of the Los Angeles Lakers’ play-in showdown with Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors, Andre Drummond made everyone know that he is “locked in” and ready to rumble. This is certainly what Lakers fans want to see from the big man, whom..." May 18

  • 3 Key Lakers Free Agents ‘Need’ to Boost Value in Playoffs, Says Analyst

    Heavy "Before and during the current NBA season, the Los Angeles Lakers made moves that were widely considered upgrades when they happened. Unfortunately, that hasn’t actually always been the case. Some of the team’s additions haven’t always led to big..." May 15

  • Andre Drummond’s arrival in LA has lit a fire under Lakers teammate Marc Gasol

    Clutch Points "There aren’t a lot of things going the way of the Los Angeles Lakers for the past several days. The team’s malaise has almost coincided with the arrival of Andre Drummond late last March, and that has made him an easy target for frustrated Lakers fans, especially..." May 09

  • Lakers Star Andre Drummond Goes to Bat for Alex Caruso With Stern Comments

    Heavy "With LeBron James and Dennis Schroder both out for the Los Angeles Lakers, the starting point guard duties have fallen to Alex Caruso. The young guard hasn’t started a lot of games over the past couple of seasons as he’s primarily a key role player. That..." May 06

  • Lakers Fans Begin to Turn on Andre Drummond Due to Recent Struggles

    Heavy "When the Los Angeles Lakers signed Andre Drummond, there was a lot of hype. The two-time All-Star appeared to fill a need for a more athletic center and he was probably the best available free agent. He’s certainly had moments where he’s played at a high level but the..." May 04

  • Andre Drummond, Dorian Finney-Smith get double-technicals for incident

    Yardbarker "Andre Drummond and Dorian Finney-Smith were called for double-technical fouls for an incident during the third quarter of Saturday’s  Los Angeles Lakers-Dallas Mavericks game.  Dwight Powell made a hook shot midway through the third quarter to make it 68-63..." April 25

  • Andre Drummond shares how much different his role on Lakers is

    Larry Brown Sports "Andre Drummond is now playing for the Los Angeles Lakers, which is his third career team. His role with the club is much different than what he is used to, and he discussed that on Monday night. Drummond says the Lakers are not asking him to do as much as he was asked to do by other..." April 21

  • ‘Amazing’ Nerlens Noel, Taj Gibson making Knicks forget about Andre Drummond

    New York Post "Noel Gibson. Taj Nerlens. However you want to combine them, this Knicks defensive center tandem is rolling along gloriously with Mitchell Robinson expected out for the season after breaking his foot last month. The combined numbers of Nerlens Noel and his backup..." April 20

  • Lakers Rumors: 9 Players Who Will Be Free Agents This Summer

    Fadeaway World "The Los Angeles Lakers are a championship contender this season and have a fairly stacked roster around their two superstars in LeBron James and Anthony Davis. However, there could be massive upheavals on the roster next season: while LeBron James and Anthony Davis are locked in for the..." April 19

  • Andre Drummond Cops Iced-Out Custom Grill, Worth $20k!

    TMZ "New team, new bling!! At least, that's the type of wave Andre Drummond is on ... with L.A.'s newest star copping a brand new grill right after joining the Lakers!!! TMZ Sports has learned ... the 6'10" big man decided he wanted his smile to be spotted..." April 18

  • Kyle Kuzma takes savage shot at Andre Drummond’s old coaches

    Clutch Points "Los Angeles Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma is baffled why Andre Drummond’s old teams let go of such a phenomenal talent. Prior to the Lakers’ hosting of the Boston Celtics on Thursday, Kuzma did not hold back in criticizing the Detroit Pistons and the Cleveland..." April 16

  • Andre Drummond’s Lakers struggles ‘probably the worst’ in his career

    New York Post "Andre Drummond’s offensive drought couldn’t come at a more challenging time for the Lakers. On Tuesday night, Drummond — who the Lakers signed from the buyout market last month after he parted ways with the Cavaliers — scored just four points on..." April 15

  • Andre Drummond doesn't know why he's called Big Penguin

    CBS Sports "Why are we here? What is existence? Where is it all going? Why is Andre Drummond's nickname the "Big Penguin?" These are the great mysteries of the universe, the questions meant to keep us up at night, but I think we can all agree that Drummond's sobriquet is by far..." April 14

  • Andre Drummond Says 'You Can't Expect' Lakers to Have Chemistry Amid Injuries

    Bleacher Report "The Los Angeles Lakers' struggle to find consistency hasn't gotten any easier since the trade deadline passed and the buyout market came to a crawl.  That's not a surprise for forward Andre Drummond, who joined the Lakers after getting bought out by the Cleveland..." April 14

  • Lakers’ Andre Drummond Ripped by Analyst Over Poor Performance

    Heavy "It’s early in Andre Drummond’s tenure with the Los Angeles Lakers but he’s already had some ups and downs. On Saturday, he dominated the Brooklyn Nets with 20 points and 11 rebounds in 22 minutes. He followed that up with an uninspiring..." April 13

  • Shannon Sharpe: Andre Drummond is the Difference Between the Lakers Winning and Losing NBA Title

    The Big Lead "The Los Angeles Lakers are currently battling to keep the ship afloat as both LeBron James and Anthony Davis rehab from their respective lower-leg injuries. After a whole lot of noise but relatively little actual movement at the trade deadline, the Lakers added..." April 12

  • Free Agent Stock Watch: Pacific Division

    Hoops Rumors "Throughout the season, Hoops Rumors takes a closer look at players who will be free agents or could become free agents this off-season. We examine if their stock is rising or falling due to performance and other factors. This week, we take a look at players from the Pacific..." April 10

  • Andre Drummond on first full game with Lakers: 'It felt good being out there'

    Clutch Points "Technically, Thursday’s matchup with the Miami Heat was Andre Drummond’s second appearance for the Los Angeles Lakers. For all intents and purposes, though, the Finals rematch at AmericanAirlines Arena was Drummond’s first full game with the defending champions..." April 09

  • Andre Drummond declares himself ready for Thursday's game against Heat

    CBS Sports "It looks like the Los Angeles Lakers will be getting some reinforcements back for their game against the Miami Heat on Thursday night. After missing three games with a right big toe contusion, center Andre Drummond announced on Instagram that he plans to play..." April 08

  • Lakers' Andre Drummond still starter despite Marc Gasol's performance, Frank Vogel says

    ESPN "Marc Gasol might have just turned in his best effort since joining the Los Angeles Lakers in Tuesday's 110-101 win over the Toronto Raptors, but L.A. coach Frank Vogel remained resolute: Andre Drummond is the team's starting center. "No,..." April 07

  • The Big Problem with Lakers' Hopes to Retain Andre Drummond

    Bleacher Report "The best case for the Los Angeles Lakers: Get through the 2020-21 season with another championship, LeBron James gets his fifth—catching franchise legend Kobe Bryant—and the Lakers overtake the rival Boston Celtics with 18 titles. But then what? Could..." April 07

  • Lakers Get Troublesome Update on Andre Drummond

    Heavy "Andre Drummond will miss a second consecutive game after suffering a gruesome toe injury in his Los Angeles Lakers debut per Dave McMenamin of ESPN. Drummond was limited to just 14 minutes in his debut, scoring four points and grabbing just a pair of rebounds..." April 04

  • Insider Details How The Los Angeles Lakers Can Sign Andre Drummond This Offseason

    Heavy "The Andre Drummond experience hasn’t gotten off to the exciting start many were hoping it would. The new Los Angeles Lakers center only notched four points in his debut and had to leave early after losing a toenail. He’s already missed one game and could..." April 03

  • Andre Drummond leaves disappointing debut with right big toe contusion

    CBS Sports "Andre Drummond had a disappointing debut for the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday. He scored four points on 2-of-6 shooting, and despite his standing as arguably the NBA's best rebounder, pulled in only a single board as he struggled to shake off the rust of more than a..." April 01

  • Lakers give encouraging update on Andre Drummond toe injury

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Lakers got some good news on Thursday regarding their newly-signed center, Andre Drummond. Specifically, his toenail. According to ESPN’s Dave McMenamin and Adrian Wojnarowski, Drummond is expected to miss no more than one or two games with..." April 01

  • Why Andre Drummond will be the ultimate test for LeBron James, Frank Vogel and the Lakers' culture

    CBS Sports "The Andre Drummond signing is a correction, a transparent attempt to fill the Dwight Howard-sized hole that has festered in the Los Angeles Lakers' frontcourt all season long. Rob Pelinka made a conscious decision to prioritize offensive flexibility at the center..." March 31

  • Marc Gasol could be a buyout candidate after Andre Drummond signing

    Clutch Points "Los Angeles Lakers big man Marc Gasol could already see an end to his brief stint with the Purple and Gold in the near future. Speculations have been going around that the Spaniard is emerging as a buyout candidate for the team, given that they’ve already landed the..." March 30

  • Inside Andre Drummond's Cleveland Escape, Failed Trades and Buyout Recruitment

    Bleacher Report "Andre Drummond is now the Los Angeles Lakers' starting center, and the story all somehow leads back to James Harden.  More specifically, Drummond's ultimate Hollywood destination is merely one ripple effect from the four-team swap that sent Harden to Brooklyn in..." March 30

  • Max Kellerman Predicts Andre Drummond Will Average 20 Points, 15 Rebounds For the Lakers

    The Big Lead "When Max Kellerman isn't going toe-to-toe with Stephen A. Smith on First Take occupies, he does a lot of other stuff for ESPN. For example, he hosts his own radio show, which doesn't get nearly the coverage that his soundbites on studio shows get. Such..." March 30