Found March 26, 2013 on The Majors Detroit:
So when will one of the very few bright spots for the Pistons return this season? Maybe this week… According to David Mayo of, Pistons rookie Andre Drummond has been ruled out for tonight’s game against Minnesota (a game that was a target for him to return) but that doesn’t mean he can’t return at the end of the week. Andre Drummond still out Tuesday for #Pistons.Bynum also will miss vs. #Timberwolves with right hand strain. — David Mayo (@David_Mayo) March 25, 2013 So since Drummond won’t be returning tonight, the earliest he could return to the court is Friday against Toronto. If it still doesn’t happen by then Sunday against the Bulls is another possible target date. h/t:, ESPN

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