Height: 6-11 (211cm) Weight: 231 (105kg)
Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Toronto Raptors)
2012-2013 2011-2012 2010-2011 2009-2010 2008-2009 2007-2008 2006-2007 2005-2006 2004-2005 2003-2004 2002-2003 2001-2002 2000-2001 1999-2000 1998-1999 1997-1998 1996-1997 1995-1996 1994-1995 1993-1994 1992-1993
Golden State Warriors
Los Angeles Clippers
Los Angeles Lakers
New Orleans Pelicans
New York Knicks
Oklahoma City Thunder
Portland Trail Blazers
San Antonio Spurs
Draft Rights Trade: N/A
Draft Rights Renounced: N/A
High School: N/A
AAU Team: N/A
Jonas Valanciunas News
The Thunder spoke to the Raptors about a trade centered on James Harden for Jonas Valanciunas.
Jonas Valanciunas was fitted with a protective collar and escorted from the court.
Damian Lillard won his fifth consecutive NBA Rookie of the Month award.
Jonas Valanciunas broke the ring finger on his right hand on Dec. 21.
The Cavaliers selected Tristan Thompson with the No. 4 pick of the 2011 NBA Draft instead of Jonas Valanciunas.
The Raptors are considering having Jonas Valanciunas work with Hakeem Olajuwon on his post game.
Jonas Valanciunas is averaging 5.2 points, 3.8 rebounds and 1.6 blocks in 20.7 minutes over his past five games.
The Raptors are not expecting Andrea Bargnani to suddenly become a more productive rebounder.
Jonas Valanciunas had two points, zero rebounds and two blocks in 13 minutes, his first preseason game with the Raptors.
Jonas Valanciunas went through a full three-hour contact practice at the Air Canada Centre on Tuesday.
Jonas Valanciunas is picking up the terminology in practice.
The Raptors are being patient in letting Jonas Valanciunas' strained calf heal.
Terrence Ross will be behind DeMar DeRozan on the Raptors' depth chart at shooting guard.
Jonas Valanciunas was recently photographed in a walking boot outside the Air Canada Center.
Sep 20, 2012
| Ball In Europe
Jonas Valanciunas has already arrived to Toronto to find a place to live and get adjusted to his new city.
Jonas Valanciunas has thus far struggled to establish himself with the Lithuanian Olympic team.
Jonas Valanciunas played just 14 minutes in Lithuania’s 102-79 preliminary round loss to Argentina on Monday.
The Raptors have signed Jonas Valanciunas.
Lithuania is currently attempting to qualify for the Olympics, which will determine whether Jonas Valanciunas is available for Summer League.
Jun 01, 2012
| Chad Ford/ESPN
Toronto drafted Jonas Valanciunas with the fifth overall pick last season under the assumption that he wouldn't come to the NBA until the 12-13 season.
Jonas Valanciunas held preliminary discussions about a release from his team in Lithuania, sources said.
Dwane Casey is optimistic of how much Jonas Valanciunas will improve the defense of the Raptors.
Jonas Valanciunas has been named the 2011-12 Eurocup Rising Star Trophy winner.
In selecting Jonas Valanciunas, the Raptors took the long-view in a way that mirrors what the Wolves did with Ricky Rubio.
Jonas Valanciunas had 13 points on 10 shots to go with 14 rebounds (six offensive) and four blocks.
NBA general managers were asked who is the best international player not currently in the NBA.
Ed Stefanski spent a large portion of his summer in Europe and saw more of Jonas Valanciunas than anyone else in the front office.
Jonas Valanciunas will not be playing for the Raptors during the 11-12 NBA season.
Jonas Valanciunas is the most talented piece the salary cap-conscious Raptors could hope to add this summer.
Jonas Valanciunas is currently being coached by a former assistant of Dwane Casey.