Vanderbilt's Simi Shittu to play NBA summer league with Memphis Grizzlies, per report

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Vanderbilt's Simi Shittu to play NBA summer league with Memphis Grizzlies, per report
Vanderbilt's Simi Shittu to play NBA summer league with Memphis Grizzlies, per report

Simi Shittu started his freshman season a projected first-round draft pick. But the former Vanderbilt forward didn't hear his name called during the NBA Draft on Thursday. Still, he is in line to get an NBA opportunity. ESPN reported Friday that Shittu will play for the Memphis Grizzlies in NBA summer league. The Grizzlies are set to play in the Salt Lake City summer league July 1-3 and in the Las Vegas summer league July 5-15. Shittu, whose draft stock fell after he struggled late in Vanderbilt's disappointing season, declared for the draft after one year with the Commodores. Shittu averaged 10.9 points and 6.7 rebounds last season. He declared for the draft in April, after coach Bryce Drew

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