Jonas Valanciunas killed the Nets the last time these teams matched up, scoring 20 points and grabbing 13 rebounds
When: 7:30 PM EST; Monday, March 10th, 2014
Where: Barclays Center; Brooklyn, NY
TV: YES Network
Even though both the Raptors and Nets played games and got wins last night--Toronto in Minneapolis against the T-Wolves and Nets in Brooklyn...
If you get to the Air Canada Centre an hour before game time, there’s a chance you will get to see the former All-Star and one-time Raptors center Jamaal Magloire putting the sophomore Jonas Valanciunas through his paces. Station to station around the basket, Valanciunas tries to score on Magloire using face-ups and post moves for layups or a sweeping hook shot and it isn’t...
Toronto Raptors player analysis: Jonas Valanciunas
Often times, the evaluation of young talent in the NBA today is viewed through a shorter lens than ever before. Growing up in the NBA is still possible, but a player growing up in one or two years is not only preferred by teams, it’s now the expectation. NBA rookie contracts are structured on a four-year scale that allows a maximum...
This past summer, Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas married his girlfriend Egle Acaite and he likes having someone to come home to here in Toronto.
“It’s been good,” Valanciunas said. “It’s good to have somebody who is (there to) support you outside of the basketball court, outside of the fans. It is good to have somebody.”
Yes Jonas Valanciunas sat for the final 16 minutes of Tuesday’s win in Cleveland.
No, he’s not in Dwane Casey’s doghouse.
Like most young players, Valanciunas has been inconsistent as a sophomore, mixing some brilliant moments with bouts of ineffective play.
Toronto’s head coach spent a long time following Wednesday’s practice chatting with his starting centre, who leads...
Jonas Valanciunas is headed to New Orleans for his first taste of the NBA all-star weekend, but it’s going to be a short visit.
Valanciunas, who will take part in the Rising Stars Challenge on Friday night, will be in Mexico soaking up some sun by the time the next official game is played the following evening.
Valanciunas, like many of his teammates, needs this break.
On Thursday night, TNT's Inside the NBA crew conducted the team draft for the BBVA Rising Stars Challenge that will take place during NBA's All-Star Weekend. The crew chose from the pool of rookies and second-year players eligible for the game, which led to a humorous moment when it was Charles Barkley's turn to draft Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas.Barkley...
Jonas Valanciunas talked with the media about being selected to Rookie-Sophomore game and being joined by Terrence Ross who is defending his slam dunk championship.
Saw this over at Raptors Republic. Big dunk from last night’s win over the Wizards, that once again, I did not watch. Love the new layout guys.
Jonas Valanciunas Dunks on Nene.
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BRINGING THE THUNDER
Tweet During the preseason Memphis Grizzlies big man Marreese Speights showed Toronto Raptors rookie Jonas Valanciunas that blocking a dunk isn’t an easy proposition. The learning process for the first year NBA player from Lithuania continued tonight. This time the teacher was three-time scoring champ Kevin Durant. Just a few days ago Durant was [...]