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  1. Re: Lithuania falls to Greece in Round of 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2017 | Raptors Republic

    ... from the floor and nearly 40 percent on threes in the group stage. They'd also be keenly aware that Jonas Valanciunas, the tournament's leading rebounder in the opening phase, was absolutely dominant over the last few games, and that overloading the ...

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  2. Lithuania falls to Greece in Round of 16Read the original story

    Sep 9, 2017 | Sports Media 101

    ... from the floor and nearly 40 percent on threes in the group stage. They'd also be keenly aware that Jonas Valanciunas , the tournament's leading rebounder in the opening phase, was absolutely dominant over the last few games, and that overloading ...

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  3. Re: Valanciunas dominant again as Lithuania grabs Group B top seedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Raptors Republic

    ... teams came out with the hunger the stakes would suggest, the two big outfits getting physical early on. Jonas Valanciunas was once again a monster on the glass from the outset, Donatas Motiejunas got to work to continue his solid string of first ...

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  4. Re: Dominant Valanciunas outing leads Lithuania over UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Raptors Republic

    EuroBasket so far had been a mixed bag for Jonas Valanciunas and Lithuania. After a disappointing upset loss to Georgia, their play over a pair of bounce-back victories was mostly strong, but a few cracks - turnovers and a lack of outside shooting - persisted enough to cause concern as the leverage of each game ratchets up.

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  5. FIBA EuroBasket 2017: How's Jonas Valanciunas doing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Raptors HQ

    The one true large adult son of the Raptors , Jonas Valanciunas , is having himself a time in this year's FIBA Eurobasket tournament. Unlike his trials last year, when it seemed as though Jonas was going through an existential crisis - a big no-no for your average large adult son - this time out, JV is ripping and running and urging Lithuania on to a successful tourney.

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  6. Knicks EuroBasket Roundup: 9/6/2017: Mindaugas Kuzminkas and Lithuania Win Group BRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | Posting and Toasting

    Today was a small day of EuroKnicking, with Mindaugas Kuzminskas and SummerKnick Louis Labeyrie playing their games simultaneously this morning. Behind a 27-point performance by Toronto Raptors centre Jonas Valanciunas , Lithuania won their fourth consecutive game by taking care of Germany 89-72 in Tel Aviv, Israel.

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  7. Dominant Valanciunas outing leads Lithuania over UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Raptors Republic

    EuroBasket so far had been a mixed bag for Jonas Valanciunas and Lithuania. After a disappointing upset loss to Georgia, their play over a pair of bounce-back victories was mostly strong, but a few cracks - turnovers and a lack of outside shooting - persisted enough to cause concern as the leverage of each game ratchets up.

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  8. Best and worst case scenarios for Andre DrummondRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2017 | Piston Powered

    ... back on the 2016-17 campaign, it almost seems preordained that Drummond would take a shot to the face from Jonas Valanciunas in the season opener against the Toronto Raptors and ended up struggling in spite of a favorable matchup. We found out after ...

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  9. Re: Lithuania pulls away from Israel to improve to 1-1 at EuroBasketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | Raptors Republic

    After a disappointing tournament-opening upset loss to Georgia, Lithuania was looking to bounce back in quick order Saturday against their group's host country, Israel. Entering play, it seemed fairly straightforward that Jonas Valanciunas and company would have an advantage inside, both on the glass and around the rim, and that Israel would probably try to borrow from Georgia and pack the paint in response, daring Lithuania's guards to beat them on the perimeter.

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  10. Re: Lithuania drop EuroBasket opener to GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | Raptors Republic

    Another summer, another chance for Toronto Raptors fans to track the progress of Jonas Valanciunas in international competition for Lithuanian. So hungry for basketball are Raptors fans that even Valanciunas' exhibition performances were worthy of following, and so now that EuroBasket has officially begun , we'll be keeping track of Lithuania's progress over the next two weeks.

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  11. Re: What will the Raptors bench rotation look like?Read the original story

    Aug 31, 2017 | Raptors Republic

    ... players. Further tinkering of the bench unit is to be expected throughout the regular season as well. The Jonas Valanciunas-as-bench-anchor experiment could come into play at some point, for example. Valanciunas proved through his brief stint this ...

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  12. Lithuania drops EuroBasket opener to GeorgiaRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2017 | Sports Media 101

    Another summer, another chance for Toronto Raptors fans to track the progress of Jonas Valanciunas in international competition for Lithuanian. So hungry for basketball are Raptors fans that even Valanciunas' exhibition performances were worthy of following, and so now that EuroBasket has officially begun , we'll be keeping track of Lithuania 's progress over the next two weeks.

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  13. Israel blown out by Italy in EuroBasket openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | Jerusalem Post

    ... 29 points for Georgia, with Mindaugas Kuzminskas leading Lithuania with 18 points. Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas was held to just nine points. In other group action, Atlanta Hawks guard Dennis Schroder led Germany to a 75-63 win over ...

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  14. Lithuania drop EuroBasket opener to GeorgiaRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2017 | Sports Media 101

    Another summer, another chance for Toronto Raptors fans to track the progress of Jonas Valanciunas in international competition for Lithuanian. So hungry for basketball are Raptors fans that even Valanciunas' exhibition performances were worthy of following, and so now that EuroBasket has officially begun , we'll be keeping track of Lithuania 's progress over the next two weeks.

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  15. R-E-L-A-X The Raptors will be just fineRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2017 | Raptors Rapture

    ... about every year over the past decade. Toronto also has three very young, talented and athletic centres in Jonas Valanciunas , Lucas Nogueira and Jakob Poeltl . The oldest of the three is just 25 years-old and each player has improved from year to ...

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  16. What will the Raptors bench rotation look like?Read the original story

    Aug 31, 2017 | Sports Media 101

    ... players. Further tinkering of the bench unit is to be expected throughout the regular season as well. The Jonas Valanciunas-as-bench-anchor experiment could come into play at some point, for example. Valanciunas proved through his brief stint this ...

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  17. Hlinason celebrating at the U-20 European ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Iceland Review

    Tryggvi SnA r Hlinason shone once again on the basketball court as he outplayed NBA star Jonas Valanciunas yesterday. Visir reports .

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  18. Celtics Acquire Kyrie Irving from Cavs - Impact on Raptors?Read the original story

    Aug 23, 2017 | Raptors Rapture

    ... the Eastern Conference Finals if that is indeed their goal this season. Look for Masai Ujiri to increase Jonas Valanciunas ' value by featuring him in sets at times. Flipping JV for a piece which can help the Raps keep pace with Boston seems to be a ...

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  19. Lithuania announces final lineup for EuroBasket 2017Read the original story

    Aug 22, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    ... his position with Lukas Lekavicius, 23-year guard from Panathinaikos Athens, Greece . The 25-year-old Jonas Valanciunas from Toronto Raptors, NBA, is to be the main center forward for the national team. Another center forward at the lineup is ...

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  20. Re: Canada announces final Americup rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Raptors Republic

    ... against Argentina (coming off of what was apparently a poor showing the game prior), and Lithuania (with Jonas Valanciunas in EuroBasket). Here's the schedule for all three teams, with games likely available to stream on FIBA.com or FIBA's YouTube ...

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