Who is Andre Drummond?

Andre Drummond is an American competent basketball player. He was born on August 10, 1993. He plays for the Detroit Pistons of the NBA (National Basketball Association).

Quick Info
Celebrated NameAndre Drummond
ProfessionBasketball Player
Birth DateAugust 10, 1993
Star SignLeo
Mother's NameChristine Cameron
Height6 feet 11 inches
Weight127 kg
Marital StatusUnmarried
Net Worth$60 million

Andre Drummond

Besides, Andre was born to his mother Christine Cameron. However, his father’s information is not available. He holds an American nationality. Andre was born with the birth sign Leo. With the height of  6 feet 11 inches and weight about 127 kg, he has been able to maintain his body fit.

High School and College

Firstly, Andre Drummond attended Woodrow Wilson Middle School. During his school, he played basketball for the school team. Later, he played for the Capital Preparatory Magnet School, and then to St. Thomas More. During his time in St. Thomas he became one of the most dominating centres in the team. Furthermore, he became part of the United States team in 2010. Also, at the 2010 FIBA Under-17 World Championship, he won the championship and brought the gold medal.

After high school, he enrolled in the University of Connecticut. During his college, he played 34 games in total, making the record of 7.6 rebounds, and 10 points with an average of 28.4 minutes per game.

Andre Drummond

Professional Career

Andre’s professional career started in April 2012, after the Detroit Pistons, selected him for the  2012 NBA draft. Meanwhile, in 2013, he was selected in the NBA’s All-Rookie Second Team. Eventually, on January 24, 2014, he played aking the record of 20 rebounds and 20 points along with 2 blocks. However, this was in the loss to New Orleans Pelicans. However, after a month, he recorded a score of 30 points. Also, he won the MVP of the event title.

Later, in the 2015-16 season, Andre led the team to make the NBA best record of 3-0. Furthermore, he made the record of three successive double-doubles at the start of the season and became the first Pistons basketball player to make such a record. Also, the player won the title of Eastern Conference Player of the Week in November.

His contract with the Pistons expired. However, the Pistons extended his contract with Andre for five years on July 15, 2016, worth $130 million. Then, he played the 2016 season against the game with the Boston Celtics and made the record of 20 points along with 17 rebounds. His opponents from Boston Celtics were players like Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown. In total, they went to 4000 career rebounds. Furthermore, this led him to be the second-youngest player t reach the high in just 23 years.

More About His Career

Subsequently, in the 2017-18 season, on January 24, 2018, he scored 30 points along with 24 rebounds, 3 steals, 4 assist in the win 98-95 to the Utah Jazz. Also, this made him the first basketball player to make the record of such stats from the year 1973 to 1974. Likewise, in the 2018-19 season, he played against the Miami Heat and recorded 25 points along with 24 rebounds with the loss of 120-115.

Andre Drummond

Eventually, Andre started the 2019-20 season making the record of 32 points and 23 rebounds over Indiana Pacers. 

Personal Life of Andre Drummond

In 2013, Andre Drummond was dating Jennette McCurdy. However, in the meanwhile, the couple separated. Later, in 2015 he met Candiace Brooks, a model, and they started dating. However, the couple also broke up.

Net Worth

The American basketball star has been able to earn massive popularity, Likewise, he has been able to accumulate a handsome amount of money. His net worth is estimated to be about $60 million. His annual salary is estimated at over $25 million.