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Valanciunas And Jankunas Lead Lithuania Past Slovenia 80-76

Even without the Phoenix Suns starting point guard Goran Dragic, Slovenia appeared to have the answer to solve unbeaten Lithuania, but eventually the Toronto Raptors Jonas Valanciunas and the FIBA veteran Paulius Jankunas with 14 points each managed to lead their team to the 80-76 victory.
Via Pro Bball Report
2 days ago  |  Discuss

NZ Tall Blacks Overwhelmed By Jonas Valanciunas

New Zealand Tall Blacks had unbeaten Lithuania on the ropes through three-quarters of Sunday's friendly exhibition game, however, the fourth quarter belonged to the Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas who took control of the game and overwhelmed a very effective Tall Blacks defense to help Lithuania escape with the 85-79 victory.
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Motiejunas And Valanciunas Pace Lithuania To Win Over Greece

Houston Rockets stretch power forward Donatas Motiejunas and Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas provided the inside out offense and twin towers defense that held Greece at bay in the first half as Lithuania cruised to an easy 86-67 victory. The Raptors center had 14 points and 6 boards. Motiejunas finished with a game-high 18 points and 7 rebounds on 6-10 shooting. The one...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Raptors Jonas Valanciunas Hurts His Foot

The Toronto Raptors Jonas Valanciunas has joined his National team in Lithuania as they prepare for the upcoming 2014 World Cup in Spain that starts at the end of the month and apparently he has been playing on a sore foot.
Via Pro Bball Report
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Time for Toronto Raptors to rethink affiliation with Drake

A year ago, the Toronto Raptors were inching their way through another uneventful summer, barely existing in the world of offseason basketball as stagnant bottom-feeders often do, and leaving little doubt that the same depressing set of circumstances would repeat themselves again at the conclusion of the upcoming campaign. But since dragging themselves out of the gutter and into...
Via Sports-Glory
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Here’s Jonas Valanciunas Dancing in Lithuania

What’s better than watching a massive NBA big man dance? Very few things, that’s what’s better. So, here is a video of Toronto Raptors big man Jonas Valanciunas dancing with some women in Lithuania, via his Instagram. This is what the NBA offseason is all about. Valanciunas figures to be a large part of the Raptors moving forward. With size often at a premium in the league...
Via Pass The Pill
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Jonas Valanciunas teaches Raptors Cheerleaders Lithuanian dance

In case you didn’t know, Toronto annually holds a Lithuanian song and dance festival and it shouldn’t surprise you that Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas (who grew up in Lithuania) would attend it. Recently, Jonas shot a video with the Toronto Raptors cheerleaders to show teach and educate them about Lithuanian dance. Clearly, Jonas knows dance: *** Jonas teaches Raptors cheerleaders...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Raptors Cheerleaders Get Lithuanian Dance Lessons From Jonas Valanciunas

Raptors big man Jonas Valanciunas seems to be having a slow offseason, as he recently took some time to teach the Raptors dance team some new moves. The 22-year old Lithuanian taught the ladies the popular dance of his homeland and it’s pretty safe to assume we won’t be seeing it on the court next season. Still pretty hilarious though. .embed-container {position: relative; padding...
Via Next Impulse Sports
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Jonas Valanciunas Dunks on Nene

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. addthis_url = ''; addthis_title = 'Video%3A+Jonas+Valanciunas+Dunks+on+Nene'; addthis_pub = '';
Via Cuzoogle
February 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant posterizes Valanciunas

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 [...]
Via Los That Sports Blog
November 06, 2012  |  Discuss
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