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  1. Raptors vs Cavaliers - A Cleveland perspectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Raptors Rapture

    ... a traditional centre. Yet I'll wager they haven't faced big men of the calibre of the Raptors 1-2 punch: Jonas Valanciunas and Bismack Biyombo. Will the Cavaliers respond to Toronto's centres in some fashion? The Cavs will primarily use Tristan ...

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  2. Valanciunas out for Game 1Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | WSNY-FM Columbus

    Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas will not play in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Cavaliers because of an injured right ankle. Coach Dwane Casey said Monday that Valanciunas is receiving treatment on the ankle he injured in Game 3 of the second-round against Miami.

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  3. Casey has Raptors relishing their role as underdogs vs. LeBron, CavsRead the original story

    May 17, 2016 | 680News

    ... And our backs will be against the wall Tuesday night, Thursday night in Cleveland." Don't expect to see Jonas Valanciunas back in the lineup early in this series, either. Toronto's starting center, their best player in the post-season until he got ...

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  4. Cavs, LeBron James all business as Raptors series loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | The Chronicle-Telegram

    ... at 8:30 at Quicken Loans Arena. A decided underdog to begin with, the Raptors will be without center Jonas Valanciunas, who will likely miss Game 2 as well due to a high ankle sprain. Add a serious, focused and driven James, who will be ...

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  5. East finals preview: Toronto Raptors won't be intimidatedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | UPI

    ... up a showdown with their Lake Erie neighbors to the south. The Raptors will be without starting center Jonas Valanciunas for Game 1 and possibly for Game 2 on Thursday night. Valanciunas sustained a sprained ankle in Game 3 against the Heat. Bismack ...

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  6. Re: Kyle Lowry leads the Raptors where they've never been beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Raptors Republic

    ... when things weren't perfect. They gutted out 56 wins despite significant injuries to DeMarre Carroll and Jonas Valanciunas, and when the latter went down in the playoffs, it was the former at the forefront of those stepping up to fill the void. ...

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  7. Re: Morning Coffee - Mon, May 16Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Raptors Republic

    ... or do we want to go home?" Nobody will pick them to beat Cleveland: They probably wouldn't even with Jonas Valanciunas healthy, and he is still limping around on that badly sprained ankle. On paper, it's a mismatch. But Toronto has a chance to find ...

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  8. Capsule preview of the Cavaliers-Raptors East finalsRead the original story

    May 16, 2016 | The Daily Herald

    ... X-Factor: Bismack Biyombo. Playing what might be the best basketball of his career in place of the injured Jonas Valanciunas, the center had 17 points and 16 rebounds in the clinching victory over the Heat. He hurt the Cavs during the regular ...

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  9. Blogtable: Player To WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | NBA.com

    ... I'd utter or write in response to this question: Bismack Biyombo. I know, it sounds crazy. But with Jonas Valanciunas on the mend and the rebounding machine that is Tristan Thompson eager to show off for the local (Cleveland) and hometown (he's from ...

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  10. Casey says Raptors need to start a oeguns a-blazinga against well-rested CavsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    ... the Cleveland in the regular season. But the post-season has been costly. Toronto lost starting centre Jonas Valanciunas to a badly sprained ankle in Game 3 against Miami. Casey confirmed he won't play in Game 1 and is unlikely to return for Game 2. ...

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  11. Raptors coaches confer on how to beat CavsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Raptors Rapture

    ... to us? Nick Nurse: What's the latest on JV? [Editor's Note [EN]: that's a request for an injury update on Jonas Valanciunas] Nurse: That means I'm giving up a lot of points, and a lot of second chances. [EN: Nurse has primary offensive ...

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  12. Cleveland Cavaliers vs Toronto Raptors: game one preview and predictionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Isportsweb.com

    ... in with a pretty clean bill of health, while the Raptors come into the series with their starting center Jonas Valanciunas nursing a high ankle sprain, leaving him out of at least game one of the series. Being that the Cavs are on their home floor ...

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  13. Capsule preview of the Cavaliers-Raptors East finalsA look at the...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... X-Factor: Bismack Biyombo. Playing what might be the best basketball of his career in place of the injured Jonas Valanciunas, the center had 17 points and 16 rebounds in the clinching victory over the Heat. He hurt the Cavs during the regular ...

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  14. Fear the Roundtable: previewing Cavaliers vs. RaptorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Fear the Sword

    ... Too much talent, too many injuries on the other side. Justin Rowan ( @Cavsanada ): 2. I might go higher if Jonas Valanciunas was going to play/was himself. The Raptors have historically played the Cavs close for whatever reason and their ability to ...

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  15. Raptors Can't Be More Ready for the CavsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Raptors HQ

    This is a fan post and I don't get paid for writing anything so I will write this one in the first person reminding those who would care to read that this is just the personal opinion of an amateur and everyone is free to disagree. It has finally come to pass that the Raptors indeed took the Heat to a full 7 games - albeit not using Scola like I suggested as one of many ways they can prolong the series, did use a bit of James Johnson but mainly used 2 away games to experiment different things leading to the same end - thus vying time for Jonas Valanciunas to heal from ankle sprain.

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  16. Expect Bismack Biyombo, Toronto Raptors to get physical with the Cavaliers againRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    ... enough. We have to step up." Biyombo has stepped up and become a force in these playoffs in the absence of Jonas Valanciunas, who is out with an ankle injury. In the last four games in a starting role, Biyombo has produced 11 points, 12 boards and ...

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  17. Valanciunas ruled out of Game 1, Dwane Casey says team has 'nothing but respect' for LeBron JamesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Ohio.com

    ... on how to update your browser --Click Here or visit your browser's website. Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas will not play in Game 1 against the Cavaliers and is doubtful for Game 2 of the conference finals, coach Dwane Casey said Monday. ...

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  18. Cleveland Cavaliers are heavy favorite against Toronto Raptors in Eastern Conference FinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    ... monkey off their back, so they're up for the challenge and so are we." The Raptors will not have 7-footer Jonas Valanciunas, which makes things even tougher, as they open as 10.5-point underdogs in the series opener, according to BetOnline.

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  19. NBA Playoffs: Toronto Raptors Q & A with John Gaudes of Raptors HQRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Fear the Sword

    ... Raptors blog. Check out his answers to five questions about Cavs vs. Raptors below. Fear the Sword: Jonas Valanciunas is 'no where close to a return'. How much of a deal is this? John Gaudes ( @johngaudes ): Losing Jonas Valanciunas for any stretch ...

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  20. Odds Outlook: Raptors are big underdogs against the CavsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Raptors HQ

    ... the Raps were favoured against the Miami Heat throughout the second round. Injuries to star big men Jonas Valanciunas and Hassan Whiteside changed the landscape of the series completely, and the availability of JV would make a big difference against ...

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