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New Orleans Pelicans | #17 | Center

Jonas

Valanciunas

PPG

13.5

RPG

9.5

APG

2.2

PIE

14.0

HEIGHT

6'11" (2.11m)

WEIGHT

265lb (120kg)

COUNTRY

Lithuania

LAST ATTENDED

Lietuvos rytas Vilnius

AGE

31 years

BIRTHDATE

May 6, 1992

DRAFT

2011 R1 Pick 5

EXPERIENCE

11 Years

6'11" | 265lb | 31 years

DRAFT

2011 R1 Pick 5

BIRTHDATE

May 6, 1992

COUNTRY

Lithuania

LAST ATTENDED

Lietuvos rytas Vilnius

EXPERIENCE

11 Years

Last 5 Games

Game DateMatchupW/LMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOVPF+/-
MAR 01, 2024NOP vs. INDW261571163.611100000.03693024228
FEB 28, 2024NOP @ INDL70010.0000.0000.003300000-14
FEB 27, 2024NOP @ NYKW2372633.3000.03475.02791000118
FEB 25, 2024NOP vs. CHIL281471546.7030.0000.0710170010219
FEB 23, 2024NOP vs. MIAL251261346.2000.0000.0281000133-1

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03/02/2024, 4:36 AM

Nears double-double in blowout win

Valanciunas recorded 15 points (7-11 FG, 1-1 3Pt), nine rebounds, three assists and two blocks over 26 minutes during Friday's 129-102 win over the Pacers.

02/26/2024, 7:27 PM

Pulls down 17 rebounds Sunday

Valanciunas contributed 14 points (7-15 FG, 0-3 3Pt), 17 rebounds and one block over 28 minutes during Sunday's 114-106 loss to the Bulls.

02/23/2024, 5:21 PM

Strong double-double in win

Valanciunas provided 20 points (9-12 FG, 2-2 3Pt), 14 rebounds, three assists and one steal in 27 minutes during Thursday's 127-105 victory over Houston.

02/10/2024, 2:14 AM

Good to go

Valanciunas (calf) will play in Friday's game versus the Lakers, Christian Clark of The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.

02/09/2024, 1:08 AM

Questionable for Friday

Valanciunas (calf) is questionable for Friday's game against the Lakers.

Awards and Honors

  • 1 All-Rookie Team

  • 1 NBA Rookie of the Month

  • 1 Olympic Appearance