ALBA Berlin, Siva sign on for third season together

Jul 20, 2018 by Eurocupbasketball.com Print
ALBA Berlin, Siva sign on for third season together
ALBA Berlin re-signed playmaker Peyton Siva for this season, which will be their third together. Siva (1.82 meters, 27 years old) averaged 11.8 points, 5.0 assists and 1.3 steals per game in the 7DAYS EuroCup last season. He ranked fifth in the competition in assists. Siva began his Europen career with Juve Caserta in Italy in 2015. He was a college basketball star at the University of Louisville, which he led to back-to-back NCAA Finals Fours in 2012 and 2013. Siva helped the Cardinals win the national championship in the second of those seasons, during which he also received the Frances Pomeroy Naismith Award as the top college player listed as 6 feet tall (1.83 meters) or shorter. He played one season in the NBA with Detroit in 2013-14 and has also played in the D-League for Fort Wayne and Erie.