Found August 22, 2013 on BlackSportsOnline:
If Chad Ochocinco could pull a wife using social media, why can’t Pistons C Andre Drummond do the same? However, Drummond wasn’t going for your run of the mill used groupie like Evelyn Lozada. He’s definitely aware of his NBA status, and he wanted something more. Jocksandstilettojill.com is reporting that Drummond may have found his match in Nickelodeon star Jennette McCurdy. Apparently Drummond is fan of the Nickelodeon show iCarly and decided to use his Instagram to express his adoration for Jennette with the hashtag “Woman Crush Wednesday.” Of course McCurdy found out and they started following each other on twitter.   All indicators are that they’re the newest Hollywood/Athlete couple. Drummond seems to be sending flowers and gifts to the Nick star. At least he’s courting her the right way. McCurdy is already representing for her man’s team. See folks there is hope for social media romance.
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

New Couple Alert: Pistons’ Andre Drummond pulls Nickelodeon star Jennette McCurdy on Instagram

I have several theories about jocks. One of my favorites is that at some point, they all want a celebrity chick upgrade. That’s when a jock decides that just having the baddest chick in the club or the city isn’t enough and he’s ready to show that he’s “That GUY” by upgrading to a celebrity. I’ll go deeper into this theory later in, “The Stiletto Jill Chronicles...

Andre Drummond And Jennette Mccurdy Are Hitting It Off

Remember when Andre Drummond kind of scored a date with iCarly actress, Jennette McCurdy, after repeatedly posting a picture of her on his Instagram for “Woman Crush Wednesday?” Well, it seems like they’re keeping in touch. McCurdy posted a photo of a bouquet of flowers with the caption “I got the most beautiful flowers this morning” in which Drummond commented on with...

This upcoming season should serve as a big step for Detroit's Andre Drummond

Next season, Andre Drummond’s second as a professional will be big for him. It seems cliché to say that someone’s sophomore season is important, as obviously continual development is important for any athlete, especially an NBA center. But for Drummond, who SB Nation recently predictedwould be the league’s third best overall player come 2017, it is time to let the league...

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope: Rookie of the Year candidate?

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope flew under the radar this offseason, and particularly when discussion of the topic of NBA Rookie of the Year arose. But, if Caldwell-Pope gets a legitimate shot at the starting shooting guard position with the Pistons this upcoming season, could he be a for real contender for this crown? Photo Credit: Fernando Medina (NBAE/Getty) Yes, I’ll give three reasons...

Drummond Making Sure Pistons' Rookies Arrive Early For Workouts

Despite entering just his second NBA season, Andre Drummond is taking a leadership role in making sure the Detroit Pistons' three draft picks arrive early to Auburn Hills for workouts. “Last year, I was here real early,” Drummond said. “I’m like, ‘You guys need to get here early. Just because you made it to the league, don’t think you can come back when all the veterans...

Season breakdown: Detroit Pistons vs. Cleveland Cavaliers

The next installment of the Detroit Pistons season breakdown sees them matched up against the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Cavaliers made many offseason moves like the Pistons and both teams should be much more competitive than they were a season ago. Both teams are optimistic their roster changes will push them out of the lottery, a place both have come to be all too familiar with....

Video: Jennings gets slapped at Drew League

It seems things got a bit heated at the Drew League for Pistons' Brandon Jennings. During a game, former Iowa State star Mike Taylor was balling. I mean getting to the rim, scoring with ease and it made him confident enough to start some trash-talk with the NBA'er Jennings. During a possession for Taylor, he scored on Jennings and took it upon himself to let him know...

Detroit Pistons: Jerseys New and Old

Recently the Detroit Pistons revealed their new ‘Motor City’ uniforms- featuring big man Greg Monroe rockin’ a deeper blue …The post Detroit Pistons: Jerseys New and Old appeared first on On Her Game.

Video: Brandon Jennings Slapped by Former NBA Player in Drew League Game

Newest Detroit Pistons Brandon Jennings was slapped by Mike Taylor, currently with the Los Angeles D-Fenders of the NBA D-League, during a Drew League game in Los Angeles on Monday. Pistons fans probably won’t feel too strongly about standing up for Jennings’ honor during the offseason, just as long as he doesn’t get slapped around during the regular season.

Pistons, C Harrellson ink 2-year deal

The Detroit Pistons signed center Josh Harrellson to two-year contract for the league minimum with the team holding an option for the second season Wednesday. Harrellson played sparingly in six games last season for the Miami Heat. The 6-foot-10, 275-pound Harrellson was drafted by New Orleans out of Kentucky in the second round in 2011, then traded that night to the New York Knicks...

Josh Harrellson Agrees to Deal with Pistons

According to Yahoo! Sports, former Kentucky Wildcat Josh Harrellson is back in the NBA. This time, he has agreed to a two year contract with the Detroit Pistons. Harrellson will have a team option on year two, making his contract a partially guaranteed. Harrellson was drafted by the New Orleans Hornets in 2011, and then was traded to the New York Knicks on draft night. After a year...

Detroit Pistons Unveil First-Ever Motor City Uniforms

They still play in Auburn HIlls, but it glad to see them show the city some love.
Pistons News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.