Originally posted on The Cardinal Connect  |  Last updated 10/2/13
Zimbio Peyton Siva participated in his first day of training camp with the Detroit Pistons on Tuesday. Siva was drafted by the Pistons with the 56th overall pick in the second. Most players taken that late in the draft don’t usually earn guaranteed contracts, however after playing so well for the Pistons in the summer league; Siva was offered a contract in early August. The deal is for two-years, with the first year being the only one guaranteed. He will earn $490,180 this season. Although Siva will be making NBA money, he may be spending some time in the NBA’s developmental league during the regular season. Vince Ellis of the Detroit Free Press says the Pistons are likely to send Siva to the NBDL, due to the amount of point guards on their roster. Unfortunately for Siva, he wasn’t the only floor general to sign with Detroit during the offseason. The Pistons also acquired NBA All Star Brandon Jennings in trade with Milwaukee and signed veteran point guard Chauncey Billups in June. Will
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