If you’ve been following week one of the Detroit Piston’s training camp, you probably noticed that former Louisville point guard Peyton Siva hasn’t been mentioned much.
It turns out that there is a good reason for that. According to Pistons.com editor, Siva has been sidelined with a calf strain. This injury apparently happened prior to the start of training camp and he hasn’t fully recovered yet.
Although the injury appears to be very minor, the timing is unfortunate. Siva was expected to see a lot of action during Detroit’s preseason slate. However, considering he hasn’t been able to practice and missed the entire training camp last week, I doubt he’ll play in the Pistons first preseason game on Tuesday.
Siva is one of four point guards on the Detroit roster. Veterans Chauncy Billups and Will Bynum likely won’t see a whole lot of action during the preseason. Recently acquired All Star Brandon Jennings may play early on, but I imagine he won’t see significant minutes. The preseason ...