PEYTON SIVA RUMORS & GOSSIP
Peyton Siva surprised a lot of people when he agreed to sign with the Magic.
For one thing, the Magic already had a full roster of 15 players (all on guaranteed contracts). And while Orlando has not been shy about dumping players that do not fit the team’s plans before their contracts run out, investing in a young player on a full roster seemed shaky.
Then the news came out from...
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Just two weeks after the Detroit Pistons announced that they wouldn’t pick up the second year of his contract, former Louisville star Peyton Siva has inked a contract with the Orlando Magic.
Marc Spears of Yahoo! Sports was the first to report the news. Josh Robbins, the Magic beat writer for the Orlando Sentinel, reports that Siva’s deal is non-guaranteed...
The Detroit Pistons were set to have 18 players on a team with only 15 roster spots so we knew something was going to have to give. And on Monday night, the team cleared room by releasing Peyton Siva and Josh Harrellson in order to make room for new signees Caron Butler and DJ Augustin.
It's a harsh business, and now both players are going to have to determine what is next for...
One doesn’t have to be a fan of NBA basketball to feel badly for Peyton Siva who was notified Tuesday that he was being released by the Detroit Pistons.
The odds may have been stacked against him from the beginning when he was the 56th pick of the 2013 draft, with his small frame, questionable shooting ability, and average speed for an NBA guard. Assets that set him apart...
The Detroit Pistons announced on Wednesday morning that they have waived G Peyton Siva and C Josh Harrellson to make room for their recent signings. Siva averaged 2.3 points and 1.4 assists in 24 games he played in and Harrellson averaged 2.9 points and 2.4 boards and shot 38.7% from deep in 32 games before going down with a meniscus tear in his left knee.
Siva being waived doesn’t...
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Despite having a strong finish to the 2013-14 regular season and putting together a few of solid performances in the NBA Summer League, the Detroit Pistons have decided to waive former Louisville star Peyton Siva.
After being drafted in the second round by Detroit last year, Siva signed a two year deal with the team with the second year being a team...
The Detroit Pistons will release Peyton Siva before his contract guarantee date, a source tells RealGM.
Siva was the 56th overall pick in the 2013 NBA Draft out of Louisville.
Siva appeared in 24 games last season with the Pistons, while also playing in another 10 in the D-League.
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Peyton Siva’s NBA future with the Detroit Pistons has been in jeopardy ever since new basketball czar, Stan Van Gundy, took over the entire team’s basketball operations this offseason. Stan Van’s first official act as lead wolf was to try and trade Josh Smith to the Sacramento Kings for an established point guard in Isaiah Thomas (not the one...
Guard Peyton Siva isn't looking at the end of his rookie season as an audition for next fall.
But that's essentially what it's become.
Siva's contract with the Detroit Pistons isn't guaranteed for next season and after spending the majority of the season on the bench, he's finally getting consistent minutes.
After playing more than 12 minutes just once...
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Former Louisville point guard Peyton Siva made his NBA preseason debut with the Detroit Pistons on Saturday evening.
Siva had been held out of the first ten days of the Pistons training camp and missed their first two preseason games, due to a nagging calf injury.
In 15-minutes of action, Siva scored eight points and dished out two assists as the Pistons defeated the Brooklyn...