Sava Lešić

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Sava Lešić
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Lešić warming up with Crvena zvezda in October 2011
Free agent
Position Power forward
Personal information
Born (1988-02-23) February 23, 1988 (age 29)
Knin, SR Croatia, SFR Yugoslavia
Nationality Serbian
Listed height 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Listed weight 223 lb (101 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 2010 / Undrafted
Playing career 2007–present
Career history
2007–2008 Vizura
2008–2009 Superfund
2009–2010 Partizan
2010–2012 Crvena zvezda
2012–2013 Khimik
2013–2014 Radnički Kragujevac
2014–2015 Yenisey Krasnoyarsk
2015–2016 Union Olimpija
2016–2017 Pallacanestro Reggiana
2017 Mega Leks
Career highlights and awards

Sava Lešić (Serbian Cyrillic: Сава Лешић, born February 23, 1988) is a Serbian professional basketball player who last played for Mega Leks of the Basketball League of Serbia.

Career[edit]

Lešić play in young categories of KK Požarevac, KK Superfund and KK Partizan. His pro career stars in Vizura then in senior team of Superfund where he averaged 16.4 points, 6.2 rebounds and 1.1 assists in 25 games. In 2009 he signed a four-year deal with Serbian champions KK Partizan.

In November 2010 Lešić signed to Crvena zvezda four-year deal after the agreement terminated the contract with Partizan. In August 2012 he signed with Ukrainian team Khimik. In August 2013, he signed a one-year deal with Radnički Kragujevac.[1]

In July 2014, he signed with the Russian team Yenisey Krasnoyarsk.[2]

In August 2015, he signed with Slovenian club Union Olimpija for the 2015–16 season.[3] With Olimpija he averaged 14.1 points in Eurocup and 15.2 points and 7.6 rebounds in ABA League.

On August 9, 2016, he signed with Italian club Pallacanestro Reggiana.[4] On February 24, 2017, he parted ways with Reggiana.[5] On April 4, 2017, he signed with Mega Leks for rest of the 2016–17 season.[6]

Serbian national team[edit]

Lešić was member of the team that represented Serbia at the 2011 Summer Universiade in Shenzhen, finishing as the gold medal winners.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Radnicki signs Sava Lesic". Sportando.net. Retrieved 12 August 2013. 
  2. ^ "Enisey Krasnoyarsk sign Sava Lesic". Sportando.com. Retrieved 8 July 2014. 
  3. ^ "Lešić nova okrepitev pod košem!". union.olimpija.com (in Slovenian). 19 August 2015. Retrieved 4 October 2015. 
  4. ^ Pallacanestro Reggiana signs Sava Lesic
  5. ^ Pallacanestro Reggiana, Sava Lesic part ways
  6. ^ Sava Lesic inks with Mega Leks

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