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Valanciunas recorded a double-double in 36 minutes Monday against the Pelicans as he scored 17 points (5-10 FG, 7-10 FT) to go along with 14 rebounds, one assist, two steals and one block.

Valanciunas took advantage of a thin Pelicans's frontcourt Monday to record his first double-double in his last seven games. He's not an elite fantasy option, but he still provides solid value as he is averaging 12.0 points, 8.7 rebounds and 1.2 blocks a game this season.

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Valanciunas scored eight points (4-13 FG) with 13 rebounds and two blocks in 25 minutes during Friday's win over the Hawks.Eight of his rebounds came on the offensive end, but his inability to convert his putbacks kept Valanciunas from having a bigger fantasy night. The young center's court time will continue to fluctuate, as Raptors coach Dwane Casey still doesn't have confidence in his defense against smaller, more athletic opponents, but Valanciunas is still averaging 9.9 points, 8.9 boards and 2.0 blocks over his last 12 games despite the inconsistent minutes.

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Valanciunas scored eight points (3-7 FG, 2-2 FT) with a season-high 16 rebounds, four blocks and a steal in 34 minutes during Sunday's win over the Spurs.

After not getting some early foul calls, Valanciunas played angry in the second half and grabbed just about every ball he could get his hands on. He also recorded at least one block for the 13th straight game, the third-longest active streak in the NBA at the moment.

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Valanciunas scored nine points (3-5 FG, 3-5 FT) with 10 rebounds and two blocks in 34 minutes during Wednesday's loss to the Nets.

His minutes continue to yo-yo depending on the opposition, but Valanciunas has become a defensive threat in the paint again, recording at least one block in 11 straight games and averaging 11.1 points, 8.8 boards and 1.9 blocks over that stretch.

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Valanciunas (ankle) recorded a double-double in 25 minutes Monday against the Bucks as he scored 12 points (6-9 FG) to go along with 13 rebounds and one block.

Valanciunas fared much better Monday than he did Saturday when he struggled through 17 minutes against the Wizards. He appears to be safe to deploy as normal going forward.

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Valanciunas (ankle) was limited to 17 minutes in the overtime win over Washington on Saturday. He provided six points (3-6 FG), two rebounds, and three blocks.

Valanciunas injured his ankle in Friday's game against Brooklyn, but tried to play through the pain. He was clearly limited and may need to be benched for Monday's game against Milwaukee.

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Valanciunas (ankle) will suit up Saturday at Washington, TSN Sports reports.

Following Friday's game, Valanciunas was sporting a wrap on his ankle, which forced a limp. However, the fact that he managed his most run (33 minutes) in 10 contests implies that he should approach his normal 27 minutes per game Saturday. In his sole matchup against the Wizards this season, he posted nine points, nine rebounds, and one block in 29 minutes.

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Valanciunas was spotted limping and wearing an ankle wrap after Friday's game, raising questions about his availability to play Saturday, Ryan Wolstat of the Toronto Sun reports.

The injury didn't seem to impact Valanciunas during Friday's game, however, as he posted a double-double (14 points, 11 rebounds) and chipped in a pair of blocks while playing 33 minutes. For now, consider him day-to-day heading into Saturday night's game against Washington.

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Valanciunas scored 14 points (7-7 FG) with 11 rebounds and two blocks in 33 minutes during Friday's OT win over the Nets.

He once again sat on the bench during crunch time due to his defensive limitations, otherwise Valanciunas might have had an even stronger fantasy line. Even so, over his last four games, he's averaging a very solid 13.8 points, 9.8 boards and 2.0 blocks.

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Valanciunas scored 15 points (6-10 FG, 3-3 Ft) with nine rebounds, two blocks and a steal in 26 minutes during Wednesday's win over the Kings.

He managed to play DeMarcus Cousins to a relative standstill, which in itself is an accomplishment for the third-year center. Valanciunas' minutes remain dependent on his opponent and the game situation, thanks to his defensive limitations, but with the Raptors' facing the Nets' frontcourt duo of Mason Plumlee and Brook Lopez on Friday, JV should be in line for another productive night.