Toronto Raptors v Miami Heat - Game Three
MIAMI, FL - MAY 7: Jonas Valanciunas #17 of the Toronto Raptors warms up before the game against the Miami Heat in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2016 NBA Playoffs on May 7, 2016 at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida.
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Jonas Valanciunas Injury Update

The Toronto Raptors announced Sunday centre Jonas Valanciunas will miss the remainder of the Eastern Conference Semifinal playoff series versus Miami with a sprained right ankle.

Valanciunas sustained the injury during the third quarter of Saturday’s Game 3 in Miami. He has averaged 15.0 points, shooting .550 (61-111) from the field, with 12.1 rebounds, 1.4 blocks and 28.5 minutes in 10 playoff games this season. In the series versus the Heat, he has averaged 18.3 points on .649 (24-37) percent from the floor, 12.7 rebounds, 1.33 blocks and 33.7 minutes in three contests.

His status will be updated as appropriate.


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