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chicago — The Chicago Bulls signed former Pistons center Andre Drummond on Wednesday, adding a two-time All-Star and four-time rebounding champion.

The team also re-signed backup forward Derrick Jones Jr.

Drummond, 28, has averaged 13.8 points and 13.3 rebounds in 10 seasons with Detroit, Cleveland, the Los Angeles Lakers, Philadelphia and Brooklyn. He plans to endorse Nikola Vucevic.

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Former 76ers and Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond.

Drummond had a strong second half for Brooklyn last season after being traded in the deal that sent James Harden to Philadelphia, averaging 11.8 points and 10.3 rebounds in 24 games for the Nets. Drummond has averaged 13.8 points and 13.3 rebounds in 10 seasons with Detroit, Cleveland, the Los Angeles Lakers, Philadelphia and Brooklyn.

Jones averaged 5.6 points and 3.3 rebounds in 51 games last season, his first in Chicago and sixth in the league.

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