Andre Drummond said he was blindsided by the trade that sent him from Detroit to Cleveland. 

Ed Stefanski, the senior advisor for the Pistons, recently spoke about the Drummond trade and even touched on the big man’s recent comments.

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As Stefanski explains, he understands Drummond’s frustration and says the Cavaliers only became a viable option late in the trade deadline process.

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