Andre Drummond Biography

( 1993 - )
December 20, 2018
First published on:January 10, 2016
by Jorden

Facts of Andre Drummond

Date of Birth: 1993, August 10
Age: 25 years old
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 11 Inch
Birth Sign:: leo
Birth Name Andre Jamal Drummond
Famous Name Andre Drummond
Father Christine Cameron
Mother Christine Cameron
Nationality American
Ethnicity Black
Birth Place Mount Vernon, New York
Currently Working For Detroit Pistons
Salary $25,434,263
Net Worth $60 million
Weight in KG 127 kg
Affair with Jennette McCurdy
Girlfriend Jennette McCurdy
Currently Married N/A
Divorce N/A
Profession basketball player
Current City Detroit, Michigan
Started career as basketball player
School attended St. Thomas More
University attended Connecticut
Graduated year 2012
Full Name Andre Jamal Drummond
Current team Detroit Pistons
Position in Team Center
Market Value $127 million
Horoscope Leo
Birth Date August 10, 1993
Siblings sister named Ariana
School Location Oakdale, Connecticut
Points 12.7
Rebounds 11.9
Contract five-year, $127 million contract
Career Earnings $81,985,689
Endorsement earnings $1 million
Sponsors Panini, Nike
No. of Twitter Followers 846 k
No. of Instagram Followers 1.1 million
Height 6 feet 11 inch
Weight 279 lbs

Andre Drummond is an American professional basketball player who plays in the National Basketball Association (NBA). As of 2018, Andre Jamal Drummond currently plays for the Detroit Pistons as their Center. 

 

Playing as a Center, Andre reportedly earns around $25,434,263 as his annual salary from Detroit Pistons. Further,  Drummond has an estimated net worth of over $60 million. Andre was in a serious relationship with American actress Jennette McCurdy in 2013 and later with American model Candice Brooks until 2015. Currently, he is single.

Andre Drummond Early Life

Andre Jamal Drummond was born on August 10, 1993, in Mount Vernon, New York to mother Christine Cameron. He holds American nationality and belongs to Black ethnic group. Further, his star sign is Leo. He spent his childhood along with his sister Ariana.

Andre attended Woodrow Wilson Middle School and later joined Capital Preparatory Magnet School, Hartford, Connecticut along with his sister. He averaged 12.7 points and 11.9 rebounds and 6.5 blocks as a freshman and averaged 20.2 points, 16.6 rebounds, 7.2 blocks and 4.5 steals per game as a sophomore.

After studying for two years at Capital, he joined St. Thomas More, Oakdale Connecticut and led the team to national prep championship in 2011. ESPN and NBADraft.net ranked him as the # 1 player in the 2011 class, while Rivals.com and Scout.com ranked # 2 player.

College Career:

Andre Drummond attended the University of Connecticut in 2011 and played 34 games as a freshman scoring 10.0 points and grabbed 7.6 rebounds. The college career of Drummond ended in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, with the ninth seed Huskies falling to the Iowa State of eight seeds.

Within 26 minutes, the freshman center scored two points. One month later, Drummond announced its decision to accept the NBA draft for 2012

Andre Drummond's Net Worth

As of 2018, Andre Jamal Drummond has an estimated net worth of over $60 million. He reportedly signed a five-year expensive contract worth $127 million with Detroit Pistons in 2016.

Further, the NBA player has an annual average salary of $25,434,263 with a guaranteed sum of $127 million. Andre will have a $25,434,263 cap hit and a dead cap value of $81,279,057 in 2018-19. 

Andre Jamal Drummond so far has made earnings of $81,985,689 from his entire NBA career.

Kept aside Andre Jamal Drummond financial earnings, his personal assets includes home and cars. He is among the wealthiest players in the NBA history.

Further, the NBA Player Andre Jamal Drummond earns a good amount of money from various sponsorships. He reportedly earns over $1 million from sponsors like Panini, Nike.

Andre Drummond's Professional Career

Andre Drummond has played for his country's national team as well as for the Detroit Pistons of the NBA. Playing career of Andre in detail are listed below:

NBA Career:

Andre was selected in the 9th overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft by Detroit Pistons. He was named 2012-13 NBA All-Rookie Second Team after averaging 7.9 points, 7.6 rebounds, 1.0 steal, and 1.6 blocks in 20.7 minutes per game in his rookie season. Andre was also titled MVP of the NBA Rising Stars Challenge. Andre scored his then career-high 32 points against Miami.

 Drummond was the first player scoring 3 consecutive double-doubles to start the season of Detroit since Ben Wallace(2004-05) and later named the Eastern Conference Player of The Year. Besides, he is the first player winning this award since Rodney Stuckey of Detroit.

Andre is in the list of scoring 20/20 in first six games alongside Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Wilt Chamberlain. In addition, he joined LeBron James after winning player of the week in consecutive weeks. The longest streak of 11 consecutive double-doubles by Andre since Dave DeBusschere has 13 consecutive double-doubles.

Since Dennis Rodman in 1990–91, he became the first Piston player with at least 30 points and 20 rebounds. During 2015-16 season, he played against many clubs like San Antonio Spurs, Milwaukee Bucks, and Cleveland Cavaliers.

CAPTION: Andre Drummond in the court SOURCE: The Denver Post

On 15 July 2016, Drummond re-signed a $ 130 million contract with the Pistons for five years. He scored 20 points and 23 rebounds in a 98–83 win over the Milwaukee Bucks, with at least 20 points and 20 rebounds on 10th October.

Andre reached 4,000 rebounds in his career. He was the second youngest player to reach the milestone at 23 years and 101 days, trailing only Dwight Howard( 22 years, 129 days).In the first 13 matches of two different seasons, Drummond became the first player to grab at least 200 rebounds since Dennis Rodman did it three times for three different teams in the 1990s.

He also had six assists and four steals and became the first player with many points, rebounds, assists, and steals since Charles Barkley in January 1990. In addition, he played against Boston Celtics, Utah Jazz, Atlanta Hawks, Minnesota Timberwolves, Miami Heats, Brooklyn Nets, and Washington Wizards.7.6.

NBA Regular season:

Year Team Games played Games started Minutes per game Rebounds per game Assists per game Steals per game Blocks per game Points per game
2012-13 Detroit 60 10 20.7 7.6 .5 1.0 1.6 7.9
2013-14 Detroit 81 81 32.3 13.2 .4 1.2 1.6 13.5
2014-15 Detroit 82 82 30.5 13.5 .7 .9 1.9 13.8
2015-16 Detroit 81 81 32.9 14.8* .8 1.5 1.4 16.2
2016-17 Detroit 81 81 29.7 13.8 1.1 1.5 1.1 13.6
2017-18 Detroit 78 78 33.7 16.0* 3.0 1.5 1.6 15.0
Career   463 413 30.4 13.4 1.1 1.3 1.5 13.6
All-Star   2 0 18.0 8.0 0 1.0 .5 15.0

Drummond was the replacement of the John Wall in the 2018 NBA All-Star Game. For the sixth time in 2017–18, Andre had at least 20 points and 20 rebounds and was the first player with at least 20 points, 20 rebounds, four steals and four blocks since Hakeem Olajuwon.

On 29 March, he scored 24 points and 23 rebounds in a 103-92 win over the Wizards in Washington. It was his 20th/20th career game, the most important NBA player since joining the league in 2012. Andre ended the regular season with 16 rebounds per game and became the first player since Rodman in 1997 to average 16 rebounds per game in one season and only the second player in the last 40 years.

National Team Career:

Andre Drummond was a member of the US national team, who won the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup gold medal. During the tournament period, he averaged 3.0 points and 2.5 rebounds in 8 games.

Andre Drummond's Personal Life

Andre Drummond was in a romantic relationship with American actress Jennette McCurdy but later they got separated in 2013. Their affair didn't last long.

CAPTION: Andre with Jennette SOURCE: thebiglead.com

Andre started dating American model Candice Brooks after he broke up with Jennette and this affair also didn't last long.

Details regarding Andre's aurrent probable wife/girlfriend are not disclosed yet.

The Famous NBA star Drummond is 6 feet 11 inches tall in height and weighs around 127 kg. Andre Jamal Drummond is not only a world-class athlete but also has a very attractive individual with outstanding Bio.

 
 
 
 
 
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Other than being a famous NBA Center, Andre Jamal Drummond is pretty famous in social media with a huge number of followers. He has millions of followers on his Twitter and Instagram Account.

Facts and stats of Andre Drummond

  • Birthplace: Mount Vernon, New York 
  • Profession: Basketball player
  • Salary: $25,434,263 
  • Net Worth: $60 million
  • Current club: Detroit Pistons
  • Height: 6 feet 11 inch
  • Weight: 279 lbs
  • Married: N/A
  • Current contract worth: $127 million
  • Eye color: Black
  • Hair color: Black
  • Tattoos: Tattoos over his back
  • Position in Team: Center
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