Besiktas add Lima to their roster

Besiktas Sompo Japan Istanbul (BSL) added to their roster 26-year old Brazilian international center Augusto Lima (207-104kg-91). He played last season at Zalgiris in Lithuanian LKL league. In 42 games he recorded 6.2ppg and 4.5rpg. Lima helped them to win the league title (twice) and the cup (also twice). Lima also played 30 games in Euroleague where he averaged 4.6ppg and 3.7rpg.

The previous (15-16) season he played at Real Madrid in Spanish Liga Endesa. In 18 games he had 4.9ppg and 3.1rpg. Lima contributed to his team winning the league title (twice) despite they ended the regular season at the second place (twice). Lima also played 8 games in Euroleague where he got 3.4ppg and 2.0rpg. He contributed to his team making it to the quarterfinals. The other team Lima played that season for was UCAM Murcia (Liga Endesa) in Spain. In 17 games he got 9.1ppg, 5.9rpg, 1.1apg and 1.1spg.

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