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  1. Toronto Raptors: Time for a ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Isportsweb.com

    The Toronto Raptors are in perfect contention to have home court advantage for the first round in this year's NBA Playoffs. Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan have led this team throughout the season, but role players like DeMarre Carroll and Jonas Valanciunas have carried their own workload.

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  2. Re: Missing in ActionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Raptors Republic

    ... opponents to collapse the paint and take away opportunities in the post, which will primarily impact Jonas Valanciunas. It was visible versus Boston that JV couldn't find opportunities, as the passing lanes just weren't open for him, despite the ...

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  3. NBA Rumors: Last-Minute Trade Reports Before 2017 DeadlineRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | BleacherReport

    ... back. It's been the Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan show every night in Toronto this season, with Jonas Valanciunas chipping in with the occasional double double. The two star guards need more help to lighten the scoring load (together, Lowry and DDR ...

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  4. Re: - Raptors Republic: ESPN TrueHoop Network BlogRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Raptors Republic

    ... bring to opposing defenses when on the court together? And the kicker: How much more space will Ibaka give Jonas Valanciunas to operate? With JV trending in a direction where his limited/awkward skill set was transforming into an athletic/adaptable ...

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  5. Re: Deadline Week Mailbag: Yeah, we're gonna talk some tradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Raptors Republic

    ... to see what the asking price was. Now, could the Raptors have offered a better package? Objectively, yes. Jonas Valanciunas, Norman Powell, and a first-round pick, for example, is a much better haul. But the Kings reportedly wanted little salary ...

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  6. Re: Rumor Roundup: Raptors' offer for Cousins, Tucker competition, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Raptors Republic

    ... now and then. On the latest Lowe Post podcast , Zach Lowe revealed that the Raptors reportedly offered Jonas Valanciunas and a first-round pick to the Sacramento Kings for DeMarcus Cousins. As discussed a bit yesterday and later today in my mailbag ...

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  7. Deadline Bling: Featuring Masai's Master PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Raptors Republic

    ... bring to opposing defenses when on the court together? And the kicker: How much more space will Ibaka give Jonas Valanciunas to operate? With JV trending in a direction where his limited/awkward skill set was transforming into an athletic/adaptable ...

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  8. Toronto Raptors dividends coming early with increased minutes/role of Powell and WrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Raptors Rapture

    ... lanes like a veteran is impressive. Delon must be careful not to overcommit as this can get his big men Jonas Valanciunas and Serge Ibaka into foul trouble. The loss of Ross will mean a direct hike in minutes for Norman Powell. His career is just ...

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  9. Raptors Playbook: Horns TripleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Raptors Republic

    ... sequence of actions is initiated by the point guard dribbling up the left side of the court, as that is Jonas Valanciunas' preference when posting up. The ball handler will engage in a superfluous dribble handoff (DHO) with a wing player that ...

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  10. Deadline Week Mailbag: Yeah, we're gonna talk some tradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Raptors Republic

    ... to see what the asking price was. Now, could the Raptors have offered a better package? Objectively, yes. Jonas Valanciunas, Norman Powell, and a first-round pick, for example, is a much better haul. But the Kings reportedly wanted little salary ...

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  11. Re: Report: Raptors 'eager' to add another pieceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Raptors Republic

    ... ch as Toronto needs to find depth behind its current frontline, the Raptors are also still skeptical about Jonas Valanciunas. Before they acquired Serge Ibaka, the Raptors called the Pistons pitching a package

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  12. Re: Raptors assign Siakam, VanVleet, and Caboclo to Raptors 905Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Raptors Republic

    ... fair. Despite Siakam's best efforts, the Raptors struggled while he was on the court, and his pairing with Jonas Valanciunas proved untenable. Overall, the Raptors have been 11.3 points per-100 possessions worse when Siakam's on the floor. In 16.8 ...

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  13. Andre Drummond responds to trade talk: 'I can't control what happens'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | MLive.com

    ... serious in trading their 6-foot-11 center remains to be seen, but the Toronto Raptors reportedly offered a Jonas Valanciunas-highlighted package for Drummond. "There hasn't been a serious discussion about Andre, but that doesn't mean there hasn't ...

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  14. Raptors assign Siakam, VanVleet, and Caboclo to Raptors 905Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Raptors Republic

    ... fair. Despite Siakam's best efforts, the Raptors struggled while he was on the court, and his pairing with Jonas Valanciunas proved untenable. Overall, the Raptors have been 11.3 points per-100 possessions worse when Siakam's on the floor. In 16.8 ...

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  15. Trade Rumour Round-Up: What's the chatter?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Raptors HQ

    ... as Toronto needs to find depth behind its current frontline, the Raptors are also still skeptical about Jonas Valanciunas. Before they acquired Serge Ibaka, the Raptors called the Pistons pitching a package centered around Valanciunas for Drummond, ...

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  16. Raptors Power Rankings Week 17: Short Week, Short TakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Raptors HQ

    ... the Raptors a more versatile frontline late in games. With Cory Joseph struggling and Patterson banged up, Jonas Valanciunas has been on the floor for 64 percent ( 82 of 129 ) of their clutch minutes, up from 57 percent last season. There's an ...

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  17. Andre Drummond Trade Pitched by Raptors Reportedly Included Jonas ValanciunasRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 21 | BleacherReport

    Prior to swinging a deal with the Orlando Magic for forward Serge Ibaka , the Toronto Raptors reportedly offered the Detroit Pistons a trade for center Andre Drummond involving Jonas Valanciunas. According to Jake Fischer of SI.com, the Raptors are "skeptical" about Valanciunas, which is why he was part of the package Toronto reportedly attempted to entice Detroit with.

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  18. Numbers Game: Get Ready for the Serge Ibaka ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Raptors HQ

    ... matters on the offensive end is shooting - if the power forward can space the floor, DeMar DeRozan and Jonas Valanciunas can do real damage inside. On the year, Ibaka is shooting 39% from distance, on nearly 4 attempts per game. Those are each ...

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  19. Trade guide: Eyeing home court in first roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Yahoo Sports

    ... Roster Player Value Insider info 1. DeMar DeRozan All-NBA 2. Kyle Lowry All-Star 2017-18 player option 3. Jonas Valanciunas Core 4. Serge Ibaka Top starter Expiring contract 5. DeMarre Carroll Starter 6. Cory Joseph Top reserve 7. Norman Powell Top ...

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  20. One of Them Good Problems: Fitting Ibaka Into the FrontcourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Raptors Republic

    ... there either. The three are all roughly the same on the glass, putting up mediocre rebound numbers while Jonas Valanciunas is the best rebounder on the team by a large degree and remains one of the elite rebounders in the NBA, ranking 7th in the ...

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