A member of the 2014 US national team that won a gold medal in the FIBA Basketball World Cup, Andre Drummond was born in New York on August 10, 1993. Coming out as one of the top players in the country at the high school level, Drummond played a season of college basketball with the Connecticut Huskies before declaring for the draft.
In the 2012 NBA Draft, Detroit Pistons drafted him with the ninth overall pick. After his rookie season, Drummond was named in the NBA All-Rookie Second Team. He is among the top rebounders in NBA and has led the league in rebounding thrice in his career so far.
Forbes estimates the net worth of Andre Drummond as $26.4 M. His fine-year $127 million signed with the Pistons in 2016 was the biggest contract in franchise history. Drummond was 87th in Forbes’s list of World’s highest-paid athletes of 2019.
Known to be one of the best rebounders in the game, Drummond has endorsement deals with brands like Nike, AT & T, Gillette. He is also a global ambassador for the Special Olympics, along with fellow NBA players Damian Lillard and Ricky Rubio. Around a million of his annual earnings are known to be coming from his endorsements.
|Height||6′ 10″ (2.08 m)|
|Endorsements||Nike, Panini, Gillette, AT & T|