Detroit Pistons Medical Update On Andre Drummond

Monday, March 11, 2013

Andre Drummond has been sidelined since February 8.
Andre Drummond has been sidelined since February 8.
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AUBURN HILLS, Mich. –The Detroit Pistons today released the following statement regarding a medical update on rookie center Andre Drummond.

“Team doctors, in consultation with Dr. Robert Watkins and Dr. Robert Watkins Jr. of Los Angeles, are pleased with the progress of Andre Drummond’s recovery from a back injury. Under their guidance, Drummond will enter a second phase of rehabilitation and conditioning that will include a progression of basketball related activities. No timetable has been placed on Drummond’s return to game action at this time. He will continue to be evaluated throughout the rehabilitation and conditioning process and further updates will be passed along at an appropriate time.”