After going undrafted, former USC great Chris Silva gets NBA opportunity

The Charlotte Observer
After going undrafted, former USC great Chris Silva gets NBA opportunity
After going undrafted, former USC great Chris Silva gets NBA opportunity

Chris Silva will get his NBA shot. The former South Carolina great wasn't selected during Thursday's two-round NBA Draft, but will participate with the Miami Heat in the NBA Summer League. IPZ, Silva's agency, confirmed the news to The State on Friday morning. Summer League teams annually try out different rosters than their regular season squads, a mix of rookies and second-year players attempting to land an NBA or G League deal. Silva, a two-time All-SEC selection and the league's co-defensive player of the year in 2018, totaled over 1,500 points, 870 rebounds and 185 blocks in his college career. Though he wasn't popping up on respected mock drafts, Silva had “momentum” going into Thursday,

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