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Lithuania Waiting On Raptors Jonas Valanciunas

With the arrival of the Houston Rockets Donatas Motiejunas, the only player Lithuania's National Team is still waiting on to show up is Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas.
Via Pro Bball Report
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Raptors Jonas Valanciunas Impaired Driving Charge Dropped

Charges of impaired driving made in April against the Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas while in Wasaga Beach, Ontario have been dropped by the Crown.
Via Pro Bball Report
13 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
20 days ago  |  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
20 days ago  |  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
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Raptors Looked Hard At Drafting Kawhi Leonard in 2011

It wasn’t a certainty that Toronto could land Jonas Valanciunas in 2011 with the fifth overall draft pick and it was Kawhi Leonard who had wowed Raptors scouts and management during the pre-draft workouts in Toronto. Based on the feedback from then Senior Director, Scouting Jim Kelly, the team was very serious about drafting the San Diego State defensive phenom.
Via Pro Bball Report
June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Judicial pre-trial scheduled for Raptors' Jonas Valanciunas

A judicial pre-trial has been scheduled in the case of a Toronto Raptor charged for impaired driving. Jonas Valanciunas, 22, was charged by Huronia West OPP on April 7 with an over .80 blood-alcohol level. Police allege the Raptor centre drove a vehicle through a drive-thru restaurant in Wasaga Beach at around 2:30 a.m. that morning with open beer bottles in plain view. Valanciunas...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Raptors Jonas Valanciunas Is The Beast Of The Playoff East

The last time an NBA player totaled over 30 points and 30 rebounds in their first two career playoff games was almost 7 years before the Toronto Raptors Jonas Valanciunas was even born. “Fans were great,” Valanciunas said. “I hope they are going to come back and support us like the first time. I feel good things (from the fans). They support us. They made us go. I like fans...
Via Pro Bball Report
April 24, 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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