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  1. Raptors franchise has never been more valuableRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 19 | Raptors Rapture

    ... forward Serge Ibaka (7) grabs a rebound in front of Toronto Raptors center Lucas Nogueira (C) and center Jonas Valanciunas (17) during the second half at Amway Center.The Magic won 102-94. Mandatory Credit: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports The ...

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  2. Re: Breaking Down the Last 5 Minutes of CHA v TORRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Raptors Republic

    ... Hornets depended on Frank Kaminsky to play centre for much of this game. While he took advantage of both Jonas Valanciunas and Lucas Nogueira, the Raptors took advantage of his defensive limitations down the stretch. The first play features the ...

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  3. NBA All-Star 2017 Preview: Lowry shoots threes on Saturday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Raptors HQ

    ... break down. Once again, no Raptors representation in the Skills Challenge - which is sad, because I think Jonas Valanciunas would be high value entertainment in this category. Instead, you're again presented with the big guys vs. the little guys. ...

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  4. Breaking Down the Last 5 Minutes of CHA v TORRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Sports Media 101

    ... Hornets depended on Frank Kaminsky to play centre for much of this game. While he took advantage of both Jonas Valanciunas and Lucas Nogueira, the Raptors took advantage of his defensive limitations down the stretch. The first play features the ...

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  5. Sixers' Joel Embiid vows to return soon, hopes to play back-to-back games this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | NJ.com

    Jan 18, 2017; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid controls the ball against Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas during the second quarter at Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Sixers rookie center Joel Embiid has been sidelined since suffering a knee contusion against the Houston Rockets on Jan. 27 and has yet to play in back-to-back games after returning this season from a two year absence due to a twice fractured foot.

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  6. The Hornets can play well, but they can't do it for a whole gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | At the Hive

    ... of him actually exploiting that and making shots. Last night he did so successfully as Lucas Nogueira (and Jonas Valanciunas to some degree) struggled to defend in space. This is the stuff you expect out of Kaminsky against centers. It's a nice ...

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  7. Raptors claw back, rally past Hornets 90-85Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | White Lake Beacon

    ... in Toronto. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP) Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry (7) passes to center Jonas Valanciunas (17) past Charlotte Hornets centre Frank Kaminsky (44) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 15, ...

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  8. In Serge Ibaka, Toronto Raptors get a player who can shake their foundation just when they need oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Canada.com

    ... times in blocked shots and was on the all-defensive team three times. He should also make life easier for Jonas Valanciunas and Patrick Patterson - one has slightly regressed in this up-and-down season and the other will return now to where he ...

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  9. Raptors claw back, rally past HornetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Thomasville Times

    ... to go to ice it and help the Raptors end a three-game losing streak. Norman Powell had 17 points and Jonas Valanciunas had 10 points and 11 rebounds as the Raptors won for just the fifth time in the past 16 games. Frank Kaminsky had a game-high 27 ...

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  10. Latest North Carolina, South Carolina sportsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... to go to ice it and help the Raptors end a three-game losing streak. Norman Powell had 17 points and Jonas Valanciunas had 10 points and 11 rebounds as the Raptors won for just the fifth time in the past 16 games. Frank Kaminsky had a game-high 27 ...

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  11. Morning Coffee - Wed, Feb 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Raptors Republic

    ... the interior presence of Bismack Biyombo this season. That's caused them to be much more reliant on Jonas Valanciunas, who is an offensive force but not the back line defender Toronto craves. Lucas Nogueira has been a nice rotation big, but Ibaka ...

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  12. Raptors awaken in 4th quarter to head into break on a high read comments videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | CBC News

    ... and won for just the fifth time in 16 games. Norm Powell added 17 points, Carroll added 13, Wright had 11, Jonas Valanciunas finished with 11 rebounds and 10 points, and DeMar DeRozan chipped in with 10 points. The slumping Raptors received ...

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  13. Charlotte Hornets: Kemba and Frank Shine in Collapse Against the Toronto RaptorsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Swarm and Sting

    ... the inside and outside. Frank made some key plays in the game but was still outmatched on the boards by Jonas Valanciunas at times. Kaminsky needs to continue playing at this level if Cody is to remain out after the All-Star break. Kidd-Gilchrist ...

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  14. Why can't Raptors win close games?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Raptors Rapture

    ... to utilise other players, force mismatches and let Lowry attack the pick and roll. DeMarre Carroll and Jonas Valanciunas are not superstars but are solid players. In the lost to the Pistons, DeMarre Carroll had 15 and Jonas had 17. Running more sets ...

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  15. Lowry scores 21 to lift Raptors over the HornetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Globe and Mail

    ... and own for just the fifth time in 16 games. Norm Powell added 17 points, Carroll added 13, Wright had 11, Jonas Valanciunas finished with 11 rebounds and 10 points, and DeMar DeRozan chipped in with 10 points. The slumping Raptors received ...

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  16. NBA: Raptors get 'boost' acquiring Ibaka in deal with MagicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | West Hawaii Today

    ... the first-round draft pick that became Domantas Sabonis. Now Ibaka will slide between DeMarre Carroll and Jonas Valanciunas in the Raptors frontcourt, a significant upgrade for Raptors GM Masai Ujiri, who has long been a fan of Ibaka's defensive ...

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  17. Re: Serge of ConfidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Raptors Republic

    ... of things. Ibaka is such a natural fit for the Raptors, and he'll slide in to the starting lineup beside Jonas Valanciunas to replace the revolving door the team has had at the position this season. Ibaka defensively brings a mobile presence who can ...

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  18. Chicago Bulls maintain hex with 11th straight victory over Toronto Raptors, holding on for 105-94 winRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Canada.com

    ... said at the half seemed to wake up a team that basically slept through the first half with few exceptions. Jonas Valanciunas looked like his normal self, perhaps even a little better than that, but finding another positive line from a Raptors player ...

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  19. Ita s official: Raptors acquire Serge Ibaka from the MagicRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | KDWN

    ... the first-round draft pick that became Domantas Sabonis. Now Ibaka will slide between DeMarre Carroll and Jonas Valanciunas in the Raptors frontcourt, a significant upgrade for Raptors GM Masai Ujiri, who has long been a fan of Ibaka's defensive ...

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  20. Raptors acquire big man Ibaka from Magic for Ross ahead of trade deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... season - would fill. And at just 27, Ibaka fits in nicely with Toronto's young core of Lowry, DeRozan and Jonas Valanciunas. Ujiri first spotted Ibaka at the African junior championships. He was coaching Nigeria and Ibaka was on the Congolese team. ...

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