Valanciunas Suffers “Whiplash-Type Injury” Against Bulls

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Rookie centre Jonas Valanciunas suffered a whiplash-type injury in the final seconds of the Raptors’ 101-98 road win over the Bulls on Tuesday night and was sent to Chicago’s Rush Presbyterian Hospital for further precautionary testing.

That was the word from team officials after the scary play in the game’s final seconds saw Valanciunas take an accidental elbow from teammate Rudy Gay in the head/neck area following a jump ball. The rookie instantly grabbed the back of his neck and appeared to be in pain, before somehow getting up to attempt ...

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Monster March For Jonas Valanciunas

Take a closer look at the numbers that helped Raptors rookie centre Jonas Valanciunas earn Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month honours for March.

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The #RTZ Show: Raptors @ Bulls

Game Notes | NBA.com Preview | Last Game: Raptors 83 Bucks 100

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Life On The Second Bus: Milwaukee

Leo Rautins and I talk about a big Raptors win, recognition for JV and London time from the second bus in Milwaukee.

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The #RTZ Show: Raptors @ Bucks

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Gay, DeRozan Power Raptors Past Timberwolves

MINNEAPOLIS (CP) — Rick Adelman’s milestone will have to wait — for another day at least.

Rudy Gay and DeMar DeRozan made sure about that.

Gay had 26 points and five rebounds to lead the Toronto Raptors to a rare road victory in the West, 95-93 over the Timberwolves on Friday night.

DeRozan had 25 points and Kyle Lowry added 11 points and seven assists for the Raptors, who beat the Timberwolves for the 16th time in 17 games and prevented Adelman from recording his 1,000th win as coach.

“We’re just learning more ...

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Life On The Second Bus: Minneapolis

Jack Armstrong, Leo Rautins and I discuss the recent play of Jonas Valanciunas and look ahead to the start of a three-game road trip against the Timberwolves (8 PM ET, TSN2, FAN590).

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The #RTZ Show: Raptors vs. Wizards

Game Notes | NBA.com Preview | Last Game: Pistons 108 Raptors 98

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Calderon Returns To ACC

I caught up with point guard Jose Calderon just before he and the Pistons face his former team at ACC for the first time.

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The #RTZ Show: Raptors vs. Pistons (Jose Returns)

Game Notes | NBA.com Preview | Last Game: Raptors 92 Wizards 109

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